Visual Arts

Group Exhibition “Between a view and a milestone” at ArtCenter Miami Beach

Sat Apr 28, 2018 - Sun Jul 8, 2018

Between a view and a milestone presents works by ArtCenter/South Florida’s studio residents that offer contemplative meditations on place. While place can imply a certain level of geographic specificity, determining placehood can be difficult and requires certain physical and intangible elements to make it so. The exhibition’s title refers to a visual device used in landscape painting, in which the painter includes … +

Visual Arts

Art and Culture Center of Hollywood exhibits HABITAT

Through Sun May 20, 2018

Habitat is a multi-disciplinary village of artist environments that examines the cosmos, domesticity, and women’s roles in intimate spaces. Curated by Laura Marsh, visitors are immersed in a series of installations made by individual artists and collaboratives. Inspired by an article written by Anne-Marie Slaughter, Why Women Still Can’t Have It All, RPM Project stands for artist collaborative of Rhonda Mitrani, Patricia … +

Visual Arts

SEA LEVEL RISE’ Climate Sync at ArtCenter/South Florida

Through Tue 1 May, 2018

Tom Scicluna presents Climate Sync, an inverted yet fully operational alternating time and temperature display unit installed above the main entrance to the ArtCenter/South Florida, Miami Beach. Situated five blocks west of Lincoln Road’s landmark rooftop time and temperature clocks, the commercially produced upside down sign critically invokes geographic, social and economic conditions at play concerning the given South Florida environment. Tom … +

Visual Arts

 A.S.T. (Alliance of the Southern Triangle)
 exhibits at ArtCenter/South Florida

Through Sun 8 Apr, 2018

Intertidal offers a multi-disciplinary experience of what Miami might look like as the seas continue to rise. Visitors will be immersed in a series of newly commissioned videos, audio and wall drawings by A.S.T. This exhibit imagines Miami as an intertidal zone, an area above water at low tide, yet flooded at high tide. How could Miami adapt to live with water? … +


Miami Lyric Opera presents Puccini’s La Boheme at SMDCAC

Sat 14 Apr, 2018 - Sun 15 Apr, 2018

  In a garret of Paris in 19th Century’s Latin district, the painter Marcello and poet Rodolfo try to keep warm by burning pages from Rodolfo’s latest drama. They are joined by their comrades Colline, a young philosopher, and Schaunard, a musician who has landed a job and brings food, fuel and some funds. They find a way not to pay the … +


Miami Jazz Cooperative & SMDCAC present Gary Keller Organ Quartet

Wed 7 Mar, 2018

Veteran South Florida jazz tenor saxophonist Gary Keller teams up with jazz all stars, John Hart on guitar, and John Yarling on drums for a night of blues and standards in the tradition of the great jazz organ quartets such as Shirley Scott, Jimmy Smith, and Jack McDuff…featuring Adam Scone on the Hammond B3. Black Box Theater South Miami Dade Cultural Arts … +


Nestor Torres: Jazz Flute Traditions at Aventura Arts and Cultural Center

Fri 9 Feb, 2018

On this historic night, Latin Grammy winning flautist Nestor Torres kicks off his tour with music from his 2 brand new record releases. Nestor Torres’ rhythmic and mellifluous flute sound remains in a class all by itself. He has collaborated with diverse artists such as Gloria Estefan, Kenny Loggins, Dave Matthews, Herbie Hancock, Tit Puente, Michael  amilo as well as performance with … +


Masterworks II: Martha Graham’s Dance of Life

Martha Graham Dance Company and the SFSO come together for the Symphony’s 20th Anniversary celebration performing Stravinsky’s revolutionary ‘Rite of Spring’ and Copland’s legendary Appalachian Spring to Martha Graham’s original choreography. Graham 2 choreographer Virginie Mécène brings alive the WORLD PREMIERE performance of her new work, A New Place, inspired by the creative genius of Tom Hormel’s Legend of Bird Mountain. Tickets … +


Change Agents: Six South Florida Artists Making Things Happen

Fri 10 Nov, 2017 - Sun 7 Jan, 2018

The Art and Culture Center/Hollywood celebrates the 10th anniversary of Girls’ Club with the exhibition Change Agents: Six South Florida Artists Making Things Happen. The show presents new works by artists from the collection of Francie Bishop Good and David Horvitz. The concurrent exhibit is Mottos, raising social awareness by challenging pre-existing stereotypes. Events at the Center: November 18, 12 – 8 … +


Theater Up Close season 2017/18 at ARSHT

Thu 2 Nov, 2017 - Sun 13 May, 2018

Following 36 critically acclaimed productions and 20 Carbonell Awards, the 2017/18 lineup features four  plays from Miami’s own Zoetic Stage—including “Best Musical” Tony Award winner Fun Home—and the New York Times “Critics’ Pick” Off-Broadway hit, Small Mouth Sounds by Drama Desk Award winner Bess Wohl. This Season of Theater Up Close will include: Topdog/Underdog By Suzan-Lori Parks Directed by Stuart Meltzer November … +


Dual Frequency exhibition at Art and Culture Center of Hollywood

Opening Reception, Sept. 8, 6-9 pm

Art and Culture Center of Hollywood holds Dual Frequency  as part of South Florida Cultural Consortium 2017. The exhibition includes interdisciplinary work from 14 preeminent South Florida artists selected to receive awards in 2017 of either $15,000 or $7,500. These awards are among the largest of such honors accorded by local arts agencies to visual and media artists in the United States. … +


Dual Frequency Exhibition and Workshop at Art and Culture Center of Hollywood

Fri 8 Sep, 2017 - Sun 22 Oct, 2017

Dual Frequency envisions artist initiatives to steer creative culture in support of their communities. Many participating artists curate, organize, perform, and teach as expansions of their individual practices. This exhibition activates the Art and Culture Center with interdisciplinary work from 14 preeminent South Florida artists selected to receive awards in 2017 of either $15,000 or $7,500. These awards are among the largest … +

Performing Arts

John Mulaney’ Kid Gorgeous at ARSHT

Fri 29 Sep, 2017

John Mulaney is an Emmy Award-winning writer and comedian. He most recently starred in the Broadway hit, Oh, Hello on Broadway alongside Nick Kroll. In 2015 Mulaney released his 3rd hour stand up special a Netflix Original titled The Comeback Kid which the AV Club called “the best hour of his career.” He began his career in New York’s East Village and … +

Performing Arts

ARSHT: Building the Wall

Thu 21 Sep, 2017 - Sun 8 Oct, 2017

Building the Wall, the newest play by Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning playwright Robert Schenkkan (The Kentucky Cycle, All the Way, Hacksaw Ridge)comes to Miami directed by Margaret Ledford. Written immediately prior to the recent presidential election, inspired by Candidate Donald Trump and his anti-immigration campaign rhetoric, Building the Wall reveals a scenario of how campaign promises made law might lead to … +


Siempre Flamenco’s 12th annual Festival at ARSHT

Fri 1 Sep, 2017 - Sun 3 Sep, 2017

Siempre Flamenco’s 12th annual Festival de Cante Flamenco returns to South Florida featuring Spain’s brightest stars. This festival, a celebration of cante, brings a unique opportunity to enjoy an art form that is seldom heard outside of Spain. This year’s festival features acclaimed Spanish singers Morenito de Illora, Joselito Montoya “Morenito hijo” and Rocio Bazan, guitarist Paco Fernandez, and world renowned dancer … +

Visual Arts

Exhibition The Multiple Shapes of Air at BAC

Mon 1 May, 2017 - Mon 24 Jul, 2017

The Multiple Shapes of Air is part of the Baked-In-House series, bringing together the works of three Bakehouse resident artists who push the boundaries of traditional mediums and techniques into new inventions. As important as the materiality of the works are their negative spaces. The plain, quiet and omnipresent air that permeates and surrounds them becomes protagonist when constrained by the “frames” … +

Visual Arts

ArtCenter/South Florida: PlushSpace by Laura Marsh

Sat 29 Jul, 2017

In PlushSpace Laura Marsh reacts to a narrow corridor by activating the vitrine as a participatory site for passage. The experience of walking in a glass enclosure measuring 40 feet long and 2 feet wide makes one aware of one’s own verticality. PlushSpace layers the space with 50 flags spelling out an unfolding narrative above, aquatic lighting bouncing off glass, and 100 … +


Micromusicals Microtheater at CCE

Thu 13 Jul, 2017

CCEMiami and Microtheater Miami present Micromusicals the new season. This season will include Espejito, espejito directed by Kevin Cass; Jewbans in Miami directed by Sylvie Billings; Quiero vivir! directed by Gonzalo Rodriguez; The Promotion directed by Stefano Cipan; Milantis directed by Jason Yoskowitz; Te quede grande directed by Rosalba Maldonado and Y fueron felices directed by Carlos Villar. Prime Time Thu – … +

Visual Arts

CCE exhibits Ronald Moran’Dialogos Inmateriales

Mon 10 Jul, 2017

Dialogos Inmateriales is inspired by the Japanese architect Tadao Ando (n.1941). The architect affirms “to change the dwelling is to change the city and to reform society” which is related on how Moran uses the stairs and mazes to cause perception thresholds and social transformation. Moran uses photos of architectural spaces done by Tadao Ando and covers then with translucent sheets. Ronald … +

Visual Arts

David Rohn’ In Service|Out of Service at Art and Culture Center Hollywood

Fri 7 Jul, 2017 - Sun 20 Aug, 2017

As an exploration in empathy and compassion building, artist David Rohn will perform one of his many cast of characters for In Service | Out Of Service. By claiming that he is currently on duty, Rohn questions the role of labor in art and which services are rendered unseen. He demonstrates that no one role should be taken for granted in a … +


Diana Ross’ In the Name of Love Tour at ARSHT

Sun 25 Jun, 2017

GRAMMY Lifetime Achievement Award-winner, Rock & Roll Hall of Famer, and lead singer for The Supremes, Diana Ross’ famed and remarkable career includes hit singles such as “Endless Love,” “I’m Coming Out,” “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough,” and “Stop! In the Name of Love.” She is one of the most iconic female singers of all time and was named “Female Entertainer of … +

Visual Arts

Structures by Lucy de la Vega at Canale Diaz Art Center

Thu 8 Jun, 2017 - Sun 6 Aug, 2017

Structures explores the limits found within architectural lines to define Geometric Abstraction in Photography. This solo show explores the recent works from Miami-based artistic photographer Lucy de la Vega. Her photographs are not random, yet they don’t feel staged: they provide the unforeseen perspective. The geometric abstract composition behind the selected photographs pushes towards what is pure in form and color. However contradictory the link … +


ARSHT presents The King and I

Sat 13 May, 2017

Lincoln Center’s critically acclaimed production of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s The King and I directed by Tony Award Winner Bartlett Sher won four 2015 Tony Awards including Best Revival of a Musical. It features such beloved classics as “Getting To Know You,” “I Whistle a Happy Tune,” “Hello Young Lovers,” “Shall We Dance” and “Something Wonderful.” Set in 1860’s Bangkok, the musical tells … +


Death & Harry Houdini at ARSHT

Thu 11 May, 2017

Reappearing by popular demand following a sold-out run in 2012, Death & Harry Houdini delivers a ride through the life of the legendary Harry Houdini. Death and Harry Houdini is reappearing on stage with The House Theatre of Chicago, the Chicago company that presented the acclaimed plays: The Sparrow and The Magnificents. House Company Member and award-winning magician Dennis Watkins performs Houdini’s … +