Music

Carmina Burana with The Cleveland Orchestra This Weekend

March 26, 27 & 28, 8:00pm

The 2014-15 Cleveland Orchestra Miami season closes with Carl Orff’s masterpiece, Carmina Burana – a giant cantata about love, lust, the pleasures of drinking, and the heightened moods evoked by springtime – conducted by Giancarlo Guerrero. Share in an amazing evening of music with The Cleveland Orchestra at the Arsht Center. The Cleveland Orchestra Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor Nadine Sierra, soprano Anthony Roth … +

Dance

"Rising Stars Showcase" New World School Of The Arts' Spectacular Visual Arts And Performance Showcase

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Rising Stars Showcase, a professionally staged, energy packed, one-of-a-kind performance, presents the extraordinary talent of high school and college students from New World School of the Arts, Florida’s premier arts institution. The showcase begins at the New World Gallery with a juried visual arts exhibition featuring impressive student artworks. The show, as diverse as the school population, includes painting, drawing, design, sculpture, … +

Events

Miami International Film Festival 32nd Edition

March 6 – 15, 2015

Now in its 32nd year, the Miami International Film Festival is 10 days of provocative cinema and fabulous parties attended by guests from around the globe. Love the red carpet? See a CINEDWNTWN gala screening . Like films about food? Sink your teeth into one of our mouth-watering Culinary Cinema pairings. Can’t get enough of the Oscars? Attend a master class with … +

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Object of My affection: San Pedro Nos Ve (San Pedro Watches Over Us)

Feb13 – Mar 22, 2015

Miami Dade College’s Museum of Art + Design presents Object of my Affection: San Pedro Nos Ve, an interactive multi-media installation by Alma Leiva. Leiva, an alumnus of New World School of the Arts, will create an interactive installation titled Object of My affection: San Pedro Nos Ve (St. Peter Watches Over Us). Born in San Pedro Sula, Honduras, now living in … +

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Dimensions Variable presents Hither/Thereat by Margrethe Aanestad

Jan 30 - Mar 23, 2015

Margrethe Aanestad explores spacial relationships through form, color, material and space. She uses various techniques on paper and a careful orchestration of found objects to reveal a sublime balance. Her compositions are not only a relationship between drawings and three dimensional panels, but a response to the space and place itself. Aanestad has been working in Miami for several weeks and has … +

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MOA+D presents Fountains & Galaxies by Bernard Cooper

Feb 13 – Jun 7

The Miami Dade College (MDC) Museum of Art + Design in partnership with The Center for Writing & Literature at MDC presents Fountains & Galaxies, recent works by Bernard Cooper in conjunction with the release of his new memoir (W.W. Norton & Company). Cooper (b.1951) was born in Hollywood, California, and attended the California Institute of the Arts where he received his … +

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Arrhythmic Suite by Odalis Valdivieso at MOA+D

Feb 20 – May 3rd, 2015

Miami Dade College’s (MDC) Museum of Art + Design (MOA+D) will present an exhibition and new body of work titled Arrhythmic Suite by Venezuelan-born, Miami-based artist, Odalis Valdivieso. The exhibition comprises paintings and photographs made from 2014 to the present. The exhibition will be accompanied by a publication of an artist’s book containing images and an essay of writer Federica Bueti and … +

Museums

Tàpies: From Within at Pérez Art Museum Miami

Feb 6 - May 3, 2015

A major historical survey that features a selection of more than 50 large-scale paintings and sculptures, representing diverse moments from throughout Antoni Tàpies’ career. These include early examples from 1945 through to recent works created in 2011—the year prior to his death. The exhibition explores the Spanish artist’s use of unusual materials and forms and the development of his unique visual language, … +

Museums

John James Audubon's Masterpiece Of American Art, The Birds Of America, On View In New Museum Exhibition

Feb 27 – May 31, 2015

HistoryMiami announces The Complete Audubon: The Birds of America exhibition, on view at the Museum’s expanded facility, which now includes the former Miami Art Museum (now Perez Art Museum Miami) building at the Miami-Dade Cultural Center. Once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to view for the first time all 435 prints at HistoryMiami. John James Audubon’s The Birds of America (1826–1838), considered a masterpiece of early … +

Dance

Artistry in Rhythm Dance Conference

Mar 26- Mar 28, 2015

Put on your dancing shoes! Miami Dade College will present its fourth annual Artistry in Rhythm: Engaging the Community (AIR Dance Conference) in an effort to create an innovative training program for dance artists and a laboratory for choreographers. The scholarly dance conference will explore the significance of community engagement through the vernacular of dance, encourage community growth and development, and enhance … +

Dance

Les Ballets Trockadero. Humor. Comedy. All-Male Ballet!

Sunday, Feb 15, 2015

Founded in 1974, Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo are a critical and audience favorite and have appeared in more than 30 countries and 500 cities around the world. The company of professional male dancers perform the full range of the ballet and modern dance repertoire, including classical and original works in faithful renditions of the manners and conceits of those dance … +

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Mariinsky Orchestra plays Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No. 2

Feb 6, 2015

One of the oldest musical institutions in Russia, the Mariinsky Orchestra enjoys a long and distinguished history. Founded during 18th century under the reign of Peter the Great, the Orchestra has established its reputation as one of the finest orchestras in Europe. Through the leadership of Valery Gergiev and extensive touring, Mariinsky is often referred to as “the world’s first global orchestra.” … +

Events

New World School Of The Arts Smiles Upon Miami Beach With

February 20-22, 2015

New World School of the Arts college music program presents A Little Night Music, a musical adaptation composed by Stephen Sondheim and based on the book by Hugh Wheeler. Directed by NWSA dean of theater, Patrice Bailey, the musical highlights the talents of music theater college junior and seniors while sharing the stage with an 18-member NWSA Symphony Orchestra, led by Alfred … +

News

DreamCatcher Theatre presents IntoThe Woods

Through Feb 15, 2015

DreamCatcher Theatre’s beautiful new production of INTO THE WOODS takes place in the fairytale kingdom of the Brothers Grimm where, once upon a time, a baker (J.J. Caruncho) and his wife (Arielle Jacobs) were sent on a quest into the woods by a mysterious witch (Tituss Burgess). Thrust into a world of magic and adventure, they find their story intertwined with a … +

Events

22nd Annual Miami International Map Fair at HistoryMiami

Feb. 7 - 8, 2015

The Miami International Map Fair, the longest continuously running map fair in the world, returns to HistoryMiami February 6-8, 2015. The 22nd Annual Miami International Map Fair will feature over 40 national and international antiquarian map dealers from all over the world, exhibiting over thousands of rare, authentic antique maps within the museum’s exhibition galleries. For $20 daily admission fee, visitors will … +

Dance

Miami City Ballet presents Passion and Grace

Feb. 13 - 15, 2015

Featuring the Premiere of Richard Alston’s Carmen, Miami City Ballet presents the North American premiere of Richard Alston’s critically-acclaimed Carmen – a flamenco-fueled, modernist take on the classic tale of passion and betrayal. Plus, the company premiere of Twyla Tharp’s ethereal Sweet Fields, and George Balanchine’s dazzling Allegro Brillante. Feb. 13 – 15, 2015 Adrienne Arsht Center, Ziff Ballet Opera House 1300 … +

News

Dimensions Variable: Death of a Printed Story-Fabian Pea

Nov 28 - Dec 20, 2014

Death of a Printed Story is a comment and personal reaction to the inexorable massive presence of printed propaganda in our everyday existence. In a predominantly visual culture that overproduces printed material, the piece explores the relationship between reality and simulacra, creating a scenario where media begin to reign in contradictory and conflicting rivalry with themselves. Reality has been frozen and stopped … +

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Dimensions Variable and Site95 present Plot by Jude Broughan

Sep 6 - Oct 20, 2014

This is Broughan’s first exhibition in Miami. The ten works in Plot are striking juxtapositions of structure and surface that alternate between the figurative and the abstract. Layering photographs between vinyl, leather, and mesh, and sewing the printed images directly to the fabric’s surface, Broughan’s playful arrangements highlight her materials’ diverse qualities and associations. A garden, a small piece of ground, a … +

Museums

Cuba Out of Cuba: Through the Lens of Alexis Rodriguez-Duarte in Collaboration with Tico Torres

Sep19, 2014 - Aug 30, 2015

MDC Museum of Art + Design is please to present Cuba Out of Cuba: Through the Lens of Alexis Rodriguez-Duarte in Collaboration with Tico Torres. This exhibition inaugurates the new Cultural Legacy Gallery, a permanent space dedicated to the impact of Cuban culture on South Florida and throughout the world, housed at the National Historic Landmark Freedom Tower at Miami Dade College … +

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The Universe Within 6pne / Museum of Art + Design

Sep 19 - Nov 9, 2014

Born in Haiti and a resident of Miami, Asser Saint-Val received his BFA in Painting and Graphic Design from NWSA in 2004. His work was selected as the signature piece for the Miami International Film Festival in 2004, is a two-time recipient of the South Florida Cultural Consortium Fellowship Award for Visual and Media artists, and has exhibited in South Florida, New … +