New World School of the Arts presents Woke/Spring
October 11, 12, 18, 19; 7:30PM

Inspired by Frank Wedekind’s masterwork, Springs Awakening, Woke/Spring will bring audiences to contemporary American life brimming with multiculturalism, in a world where technology reigns king and connecting to other human beings is endangered. A new spring is upon the youth of America and their sexual coming-of-age story is a mix of religious oppression, bigotry, xenophobia & disease. Woke/Spring is a choreoplay that … +


Open Showing / New Work by Jennifer Archibald at New World School of the Arts
Thu Oct 17, 2019. 4:00pm

Guest artist, choreographer Jennifer Archibald, and selected NWSA Dancers will present an informal studio showing of a new work. Jennifer Archibald is known for her stylistically diverse choreography and has received numerous commissions, including several from the Cincinnati Ballet, where she is the first female Resident Choreographer in the company’s 40-year history. Archibald taps classical training, street, funk and lyrical dance styles … +

Visual Arts

Six Words – Stories exhibition opens at New World Gallery
Sep 19 – Oct 25, 2019

A story-telling exploration through typography. The show borrows its concept from legendary American writer Ernest Hemingway’s lore that claims the prolific writer challenged himself to write a story in just six words. The result: “For sale: baby shoes, never worn.” Hemingway’s six-word story and self-critique have never been verified but what is irrefutable is that great stories can be told in 60,000 words … +

Visual Arts

Mindy Solomon Gallery presents A Mass on Foreign Ground
Tue Aug 20, 2019 - Tue Sep 3, 2019

Mindy Solomon Gallery presents A Mass on Foreign Ground, an exhibition of six recent New World School of the Arts graduates curated by Miami-based artist and gallery owner Eddie Negron. An opening reception with the artists will take place Saturday, August 20th, from 7-9pm. The exhibition will remain on view through September 3rd. In this exhibition featuring Ani Gonzalez, Joshua Veasey, Elizabeth Newberry, … +


New World School of the Arts lights up downtown Miami with RISING STARS
New World Gallery & Olympia Theater

A tradition for New World School of the Arts (NWSA), Rising Stars, a professionally staged, energy packed, one-of-a-kind showcase once again takes over downtown Miami with myriad visual works of art followed by dance, music and theater performances sure to inspire the audience and empower the students.  Titled Objects, the Rising Stars Art Exhibition kicks off the evening with a carefully curated exhibition featuring a wide-range … +


Distinguished tenor Russell Thomas offers masterclass and concert for our community
March 4; 6:00 - 8:00 PM and March 5; 7:30 PM

Continuing the New World School of the Arts Make Art Work (MAW) series, Russell Thomas, distinguished tenor and NWSA 1998 music alumnus, will present An Evening with an Opera Tenor, working with singers from the New World School of the Arts Music division in a special Masterclass to focus on voice technique and performance. The MAW Q & A session following the … +


Percussion Consort: GOLDEN AGE at New World Center
Sat Sep 29, 2018

Percussion Consort: GOLDEN AGE is part of the Sounds of the Times Series. Visionary artists and NWS Percussion Fellows present leading-edge contemporary music—including two U.S. premieres—in the intimate, state-of-the-art New World Center. The Program will include New York (2010) by Gavin Bryars; an intermission and …del color a la materia… (2002) by Martin Matalon. The concert will be conducted by Michael Linville. Michael Linville enjoys a varied … +

Visual Arts

For Here or to Go at Mindy Solomon Gallery
Sat Jul 28, 2018 - Sat Aug 25, 2018

For Here or to Go presents a selection from New World School Of The Arts Graduates 2018. Featured Artists will be Valeria Guillén, Stephanie Eti Hadad, Patricia Monclus, Charlisa Montrope, Melanie Sarria and Mateo Serna Zapata. The focus of this group exhibition is to illustrate how the liminal has impacted the substance of our individual practices. By articulating our ideas, we navigate through … +


Sounds Of The Times: John Adams and the Sounds of America at New World Center
Sat 31 Mar, 2018

John Adams, today’s contemporary American music icon returns to lead his own music, as well as that of a younger generation. Quietly heralding the evening’s start is Adams’ spatial fanfare Tromba lontana. Samuel Adams pushes to the extreme in his many words of love, finding inspiration in Schubert and Japanese pop. Hailed for his “playful intelligence and individuality,” Timo Andres creates a … +


New World Symphony: Concerto Showcase
Sat 24 Mar, 2018 - Sun 25 Mar, 2018

In a popular all-concerto program—a staple of the NWS program—select Fellows take the coveted spotlight as winners of this season’s concerto competition, an intense contest where Fellows compete head-to-head armed with their favorite solo work. The concert opens with lush, cascades by the harp in Reinhold Glière’s dream-like Concerto featuring Chloe Tula. Rewind over 130 years for the classical cheerfulness and regal … +


NWSA Symphony Orchestra invites cellist Lynn Harrell at ARSHT
Tue 27 Feb, 2018


New World School of the Arts Symphony Orchestra celebrates its special annual Arsht Center concert under the baton of Maestro Alfred Gershfeld, featuring guest soloist Lynn Harrell! 

One of the most revered cellists of our time and a two-time Grammy Award recipient for records with Itzhak Perlman and Vladimir Ashkenazy, Harrell enjoys an active career both as a soloist with major symphony … +


New World Symphony presents ¡DANZAS!
Sat 3 Jun, 2017

The Atlanta Youth Wind Symphony concludes its 28th season with ¡Danzas!. A night-only performance bringing Latin dance forms with original wind band/ensemble literature and the classic film music of John Williams. Members of “The President’s Own” United States Marine Band will join the ensemble for solo performances and a grand finale of John Williams’ Escapades — the iconic theme from the popular … +


CIFO exhibits New World School of the Arts’ UNBOUND
Fri 24 Mar, 2017

UNBOUND, New World School of the Arts’ 2017 BFA final visual arts is a group exhibition highlighting a variety of works from 23 visual artists of divergent disciplines, professionally curated by NWSA dean of the visual arts program, Maggy Cuesta and gallerist Fredric Snitzer. It explores hybridity in various ways. Participating NWSA BFA college students include: Lady S. Abanto, Cindy Becerra, Thomas … +


New World School of the Arts College Music Theater Presents the Musical Thriller “Jekyll & Hyde.”
February 24 - 26, 2017

Celebrating it’s 30th Anniversary, New World School of the Arts college music theater returns to the Colony Theater in Miami Beach this season to present the Tony award-winning musical Jekyll & Hyde, the music-horror drama based on the novel The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson. Conceived for the stage by Frank Wildhorn and Steve Cuden, … +