Performing Arts

Opening New Windows: A Tribute to Angela Lansbury by Delray Beach Playhouse

Through Wed Jun 6, 2018

Angela Lansbury has enjoyed an astonishing career as a performer succeeding  in every phase of show business. She earned her first Academy Award nomination at the age of 17 in Gaslight. Later she starred in the popular television series, Murder, She Wrote. In 1966, she conquered Broadway with her dazzling performance as Mame. Later, she created the iconic role of “Mrs. Lovett” … +

Performing Arts

Next to Normal by The Abyss Theatre

Through Sun Jun 3, 2018

Produced by Infinite Abyss Productions & Measure for Measure Theatre, nominated for eleven 2009 Tony Awards and winning three, “Next to Normal” has been called one of the best musicals of the 21st century and its soundtrack one of the best original soundtracks in a musical due to its graceful handling of its dark matter. Telling the story of a mother, Diana … +

Performing Arts

Victor/Victoria by Stage Door Theatre

Through Sun Jun 10, 2018

Victor/Victoria is based on the beloved 1982 film of the same name. When refined British soprano Victoria Grant finds herself down on her luck in Paris, she discovers to her dismay that producers and nightclub owners are looking for a sound that is much less “legitimate” than hers. On the brink of starvation, she is rescued by Toddy, a warm, generous, and flamboyant nightclub … +

Performing Arts

Broadway’s CHICAGO comes to ARSHT

Tuesday, May 8 - Sunday, May 13

There’s never been a better time to experience CHICAGO, Broadway’s razzle-dazzle smash. This triumphant hit musical is the recipient of six Tony Awards®, two Olivier Awards, a Grammy®, thousands of standing ovations and now the #1 longest-running American Musical in Broadway history CHICAGO has everything that makes Broadway great: a universal tale of fame, fortune and all that jazz; one show-stopping song … +

Performing Arts

Million Dollar Quartet at Actors’ Playhouse mainstage

Actors’ Playhouse proudly presents the return of the high voltage Tony Award-winning Broadway musical Million Dollar Quartet (and the critically acclaimed cast!) for our 30th Anniversary Season. One of the longest running shows in the company’s history, Million Dollar Quartet was inspired by the famous photo and phenomenal true story of the famed recording session that brought together rock ‘n’ roll icons … +

Performing Arts

South Florida Premiere of Fun Home at ARSHT

Thu 12 Apr, 2018 - Sun 13 May, 2018

Winner of the 2015 TONY AWARD for Best Musical, Best Score, and Best Book of a Musical, Fun Home is about Alison, a graphic novelist who dives deep into her past to tell the story of her father, a volatile, brilliant, one-of-a-kind man whose temperament and secrets defined her family and her life. Through her work, she relives her unique upbringing in … +

Performing Arts

Waitress, The Musical at Au Rene Theater

Wed 11 Apr, 2018 - Sun 22 Apr, 2018

Brought to life by a groundbreaking all-female creative team, this irresistible new hit features original music and lyrics by 6-time Grammy® nominee Sara Bareilles (“Brave,” “Love Song”), a book by acclaimed screenwriter Jessie Nelson (I Am Sam) and direction by Tony Award® winner Diane Paulus (Pippin, Finding Neverland). “It’s an empowering musical of the highest order!” raves the Chicago Tribune. Inspired by … +

Performing Arts

The Bodyguard, The Musical at Kravis Center For The Performing Arts

Tue 10 Apr, 2018 - Sun 15 Apr, 2018

Based on the smash hit film, the award-winning musical will star Grammy® Award-nominee and R&B superstar Deborah Cox. Former Secret Service agent turned bodyguard, Frank Farmer, is hired to protect superstar Rachel Marron from an unknown stalker. Each expects to be in charge; what they don’t expect is to fall in love. THE BODYGUARD features a host of irresistible classics including “Queen … +

Performing Arts

The Original Florida Follies’ Age Is Just A Number at Parker Playhouse

Sun 11 Mar, 2018

The Original Florida Follies presents “Age Is Just a Number” now under the direction of Sandie Lech-Bloom. Don’t miss this show-stopping performance for people of all ages! Comprised of former New York and Las Vegas dancers and other show business professionals ages 60 to 90- plus years young, The Original Florida Follies performs for its 18th year in this high energy musical … +

Performing Arts

Broadway’s Next Hit Musical at Abdo New River Room

Sat 24 Feb, 2018 - Sun 25 Feb, 2018

Every song is fresh. Every scene is new. Every night is different. It’s all improvised and it’s all funny. The hysterical Broadway’s Next Hit Musical is the only unscripted theatrical awards show. Master improvisers gather made up, hit song suggestions from the audience and create a spontaneous evening of music, humor, and laughter. The audience votes for their favorite song and watches … +

Performing Arts

Working, a musical at Caldwell Theatre

Mon 26 Feb, 2018 - Sun 1 Apr, 2018

Working, a musical by Stephen Schwartz is a true celebration of the American worker at the perfect time, Working was originally based on the Studs Turkel novel comprised of interviews with real life Americans. Now updated, with music composed by a collection of songwriters including, Stephen Schwartz (Wicked) Lin Manuel-Miranda (In the Heights), and Grammy award winner James Taylor among others. It … +

Performing Arts

Actors’ Playhouse: ONCE

Wed 28 Feb, 2018 - Sun 25 Mar, 2018

Winner of eight Tony Awards® including Best Musical, Once is a truly original theatrical experience. Featuring an impressive ensemble of actor/musicians, Once tells the enchanting tale of a Dublin street musician and the beautiful young woman who takes an interest in his haunting love songs. As the chemistry between them grows, his music soars to powerful new heights. Emotionally captivating and theatrically … +

Performing Arts

CARRIE: The Musical by Area Stage Company

Fri 16 Feb, 2018 - Sun 4 Mar, 2018

Based on Stephen King’s bestselling novel, the musical of Carrie hasn’t been seen since its legendary 1988 Broadway production. Carrie White is a misfit and an outcast who’s bullied by the popular crowd and virtually invisible to everyone else. However, Carrie has just discovered she has a special power, and if pushed too far, she’s not afraid to use it…. Set in today’s world in a small town in … +

Performing Arts

Disaster! at Broward Center for the Performing Arts

Thu 8 Feb, 2018 - Sun 18 Feb, 2018

Disaster! is a new musical comedy straight from Broadway! It’s 1979 and New York’s hottest A-listers are lining up for the opening of a floating casino and discotheque. Featuring some of the most unforgettable songs of the ’70s including, “Knock on Wood,” “Hooked on a Feeling,” “Sky High,” “I Am Woman” and “Hot Stuff,” what begins as a night of boogie fever … +

Performing Arts

Parker Playhouse: Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad

Tue 6 Feb, 2018

This stirring musical drama is a classic tribute to the great American icon who freed herself and hundreds of her people from the bonds of slavery. As Harriet and her friend Sarah Bradford narrate the story of Harriet’s adventurous life, students share in the joys, sorrows and challenges faced by these brave women who changed the world with courage. Students will find … +

Cinema

West Side Story (70mm) screening at Coral Gables Art Cinema

Sat 2 Dec, 2017 - Mon 4 Dec, 2017

Robert Wise and Jerome Robbins’ cinematic landmark brings Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet to Manhattan’s West Side as María (Natalie Wood) and Tony (Richard Beymer) fall in love in spite of the racially driven gang warfare that threatens the peace in their neighborhood. West Side Story won 10 Oscars, including Best Picture, the most for any musical. The real star of the show, … +

Performing Arts

Hank Williams: Lost Highway at Riverside Theater

Sat 11 Nov, 2017

An award-winning tribute to one of the great innovators of American popular music. Follow Williams’ rise from his beginnings on the Louisiana Hayride to his triumphs on the Grand Ole Opry to his eventual self-destruction at the age of twenty-nine. Along the way, audiences are treated to indelible songs like “I’m So Lonesome I Could Cry,” “Move It on Over,” and “Hey, Good … +

Performing Arts

Mad Cat Live! Performs Black Sabbath Vol.4

Mad Cat kicks off their 18th season with their popular concert series Mad Cat Live performing Black Sabbath’s Vol. 4. Just in time for Halloween, this limited engagement will be a must-see live event for fans of Sabbath; a heavy metal band who began their dramatic 50 year history in Birmingham, England as a jazz-blues quartet called Earth, only to find themselves … +

Dance

Vivaldi’s 4 Seasons: Reimagined with Hip-Hop Dance!

Friday, April 28 - 8:00 PM

A reimagined of Vivaldi’s masterwork The Four Seasons! Come witness the world premiere of The Vivaldi Project: “4”, a collaboration between Miami’s own Nu Deco Ensemble and Brooklyn’s phenomenal hip-hop dance company Decadancetheatre at the Arsht Center!! Hear and see a new take on The Four Seasons! The program will also include work by Bach and Stravinsky, both with special twists! Join … +

Announcements

April & Beyond at the Arsht Center

Through April

This April, Jersey Boys, named “the most exciting musical Broadway has seen in years” by the Chicago Tribune, makes a triumphant return to Miami, April 4 through 9. And this summer, Slava’s Snowshow, a visual and musical extravaganza  described as “eye-catching” and “dazzling” by the Miami Herald, returns to South Florida following two critically acclaimed engagements. Other highlights coming to the Arsht … +

Dance

Musical ‘Fun Home’ comes to Arsht Center

Wed 12 Apr, 2017 - Sat 13 May, 2017

Winner of the 2015 TONY AWARD for Best Musical, Best Score, and Best Book of a Musical, Fun Home is about Alison, a graphic novelist who dives deep into her past to tell the story of her father, a volatile, brilliant, one-of-a-kind man whose temperament and secrets defined her family and her life. Through her work, she relives her unique upbringing in … +

Dance

Simply Simone – The Music of Nina Simone

Fri 19 Feb, 2016

The African Heritage Cultural Arts Center presents “Simply Simone-the Music of Nina Simone” an electric new revue based on the turbulent life and rich legacy of this American music icon. The musical features, performers Sarah Gracel Anderson, Toddra Brunson, Deana Butler-Rahming and AHCAC Alum, Ja’Nia Harden. Directed by Teddy Harrell, Jr. Singer, Pianist, Arranger and Civil rights activist, Nina Simone was all … +