Events

globalFEST:The New Golden Age of Latin Music Tour in MIAMI!

Feburary 24th, 2018 – 8:00 p.m.

FUNDarte and South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center present globalFEST on the Road: The Golden Age of Latin Music featuring the contemporary Latin sounds of Las Cafeteras and Orkesta Mendoza on Feb. 24th / 8:00 p.m. at South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center. Join us for an exciting evening of Latin culture as Mexico and Cuba combine musical forces when the infectious indie mambo … +

Performing Arts

SMDCAC presents Darius & Twig

Sun 28 Jan, 2018

Based on the award-winning novel by Walter Dean Myers, Darius & Twig is a street-smart, suspenseful and profound story of two young men who must overcome obstacles by finding the best within themselves. Darius & Twig is a Kennedy Center World Premiere Commission. In today’s Harlem two teens are faced with college decisions. Darius, who is writer, wants to get out of … +

Music

Decades Rewind Concert at SMDCAC

Sat 27 Jan, 2018

Featuring all of the greatest hits from the ‘60s, ‘70s, and ‘80s, Decades Rewind is a live concert experience including an eight-piece rock band and six vocalists. This high-energy production will have the audience singing and dancing along, as performers cover everybody’s favorite artists, from ABBA to Led Zeppelin. Main Stage South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center 10950 SW 211th St Miami FL … +

Music

Cristina Pato brings new album Latina to SMDCAC

Sat 20 Jan, 2018

Cristina Pato, known for her work with Yo-Yo Ma and the Silkroad Ensemble, brings her new album Latina to the South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center. Cristina Pato leads a high-energy quartet that combines her love of the gaita with a blend of jazz and Latin sounds.With the help of her quartet, Pato explores what it means to be a Latina and a … +

Performing Arts

SMDCAC presents STREB Extreme Action

Sat 20 Jan, 2018 - Sun 21 Jan, 2018

Not dancers, but STREB super heroes perform a wild kaleidoscope of action events careening through, around, and above invented structures accompanied by high energy music and STREB’s resident DJ. STREB’ choreographer Elizabeth Streb calls her dancers action heroes. STREB aims to create work that speaks of and to intrinsic human potential. Reinventing a radical art, entwined with the culture of the street, … +

Music

Trio Nation feat. Dave Holland, Ignacio Berroa and Martin Bejerano at SMDCAC

Sat 13 Jan, 2018

Featuring the legendary Multi-GRAMMY® award-winning bassist Dave Holland, GRAMMY® nominated drumming icon Ignacio Berroa, and internationally acclaimed pianist Martin Bejerano, Trio Nation is an exciting modern piano trio representing some of the top talent in jazz. Black Box Theater South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center 10950 SW 211th St Miami FL 33189 786.573.5316 www.smdcac.org

Performing Arts

Comic Cure: Black Laughs Matter at SMDCAC

Fri 12 Jan, 2018

Sean Grant has been a comedian for over 10 years and was recognized as the Funniest College Kid in America by Jimmy Kimmel Live! during his time at Florida State University. After college, Sean moved to Atlanta aka Black Hollywood and was immediately picked up in stage plays and TV projects. Since then he has moved to Hollywood to write the next … +

Music

A Seraphic Fire Christmas at South Miami Dade Cultural Arts Center

Thu 14 Dec, 2017 - Sun 17 Dec, 2017

Seraphic Fire brings top ensemble singers and instrumentalists from around the country to perform repertoire ranging from Gregorian chant and Baroque masterpieces, to Mahler and newly commissioned works by this country’s leading composers. Two of the ensemble’s recordings, Brahms: Ein Deutsches Requiem and A Seraphic Fire Christmas, were nominated for 2012 GRAMMY® Awards, making Seraphic Fire the only choral ensemble in North … +

Music

SMDCAC hosts Miami Lyric Opera Gala 2017

Sat 28 Oct, 2017 - Sun 29 Oct, 2017

The most loved arias, duets and ensembles with the inclusion of famous overtures and “intermezzi” from the most celebrated Italian operas such as La Forza del Destino, Lucia di Lammermoor, L’elisir d’amore (The Elixir of Love) and La Bohème will be included in Miami Lyric Opera Gala. Highlights with Chorus’ and Orchestra solos from the greatest Opera composers, such as Giuseppe Verdi, … +

Cinema

Indie Flicks presents Score: A Film Music Documentary at SMDCAC

Fri 20 Oct, 2017

SCORE: A Film Music Documentary follows the creative struggles of designing a modern soundtrack from scratch, featuring some of cinema’s most recognized names in film music. SCORE explores the power and influence of film scores in the modern world while revealing the evolution of sound and how composers assemble music the complements a picture to achieve powerful reactions from worldwide audiences. Classroom … +

Cinema

Indie Flicks brings Pushing Dead at SMDCAC

Fri 15 Sep, 2017

Indie Flicks (the Independent Film Series) brings Pushing Dead. It tells the story of Dan Schauble, who attempts to navigate his way through a Byzantine insurance system to correct a problem after the denial of his prescription refill. Directed and written by Tom E. Brown, in the cast: James Roday, Danny Glover, Robin Weigert, Khandi Alexander, and Tom Riley; the film is … +

Performing Arts

The Good Thief at SMDCAC

Fri 4 Aug, 2017 - Sun 20 Aug, 2017

Ground Up and Rising, Inc. Presents The Good Thief by Conor McPherson. The play invites to witness a fateful night in Dublin, where a gangster’s life takes a transformative turn after a kidnap job jolts hims into a spiral of remorse and regret. The play was first performed under the title The Light of Jesus by Fly By Night Theatre Company at … +

Music

SMDCAC presents David Feder in Concert

Wed 9 Aug, 2017

Guitarist/songwriter David Feder has been captivating audiences with his playful music for over 20 years. His fresh approach to finger style guitar has brought new life into the American Gypsy-World Music scene. Three decades of island-living in the Florida Keys has influenced Feder’s breezy yet sophisticated music. Feder has been praised by NPR’s All Songs Considered, World Café Live, PBS Art Loft, … +

Music

The Barber of Seville at SMDCAC

Sat 5 Aug, 2017

The Barber of Seville, performed by Miami Lyric Opera, remains one of Rossini’s most frequently performed comic operas in the repertoire. The barber of the title is Figaro, whose impressive entrance aria (“”Largo al factotum””)—with its repeated proclamations of his own name—is one of the best-known of all opera arias. The Barber of Seville will be conducted by Beverly Coulter, with Raffaele … +

Cinema

SMDCAC presents 13th Documentary Screening

Fri 21 Jul, 2017

A free educational screening of the critically acclaimed documentary 13TH directed by Ava DuVernay. 13TH, explores the history of race and the criminal justice system in the United States. The screening will be followed by a brief discussion with a legal expert moderated by South Florida’s own Jill Tracey, host of WHQT Hot 105’s Hot Talk with Jill Tracey. Black Box Theatre … +

Music

Albums Live plays The Eagles’ Hotel California at SMDCAC

Sat 15 Jul, 2017

Classic Albums Live performs note for note and cut for cut from one of the greatest albums ever made. With hits like “New Kid in Town,” “Hotel California,” and “Life in the Fast Lane,” Album Live presents an evening of classic rock at its best. Hotel California is the fifth studio album by American rock band the Eagles, and is one of … +

Music

Wendy Pedersen & Jim Gasior at SMDCAC

Fri 14 Jul, 2017

Two of South Florida’s most enduring performers, vocalist Wendy Pedersen and pianist Jim Gasior, present an evening of jazz. Music from their album We Two, offering new interpretations of Rodgers & Hammerstein, Irving Berlin, Duke Ellington, Fats Waller, the Gershwin brothers and brand new arrangements. Black Box Theatre South Miami Dade Cultural Arts Center 10950 SW 211 Street Miami FL 33189 786.573.5316 … +

Music

Los Nocheros 30 Aniversario Concert at SMDCAC

Sun 4 Jun, 2017

Los Nocheros will celebrate their 30th anniversary Concert at South Miami Dade County Auditorium. Los Nocheros is a pop/folk music group from Salta, Argentina. Composed of Mario Teruel, Rubén Ehizaguirre, Kike Teruel and Álvaro Teruel (who replaced Jorge Rojas when the latter pursued a solo career in 2005). Their 1994 debut album was titled Con El Alma. Los Nocheros gained fame during … +

News

DRUMLine Live at South Miami Dade Cultural Arts Center

Sat 1 Apr, 2017

DRUMLine Live is a show created by the musical team behind the hit movie, it joins 40+percussive musicians, dancers, singers and actors performing intricate choreography that embodies the soulful, high-stepping style of the historically black college and university marching band experience. It includes jazz, ragtime, big band, funk and hip hop. Main Stage https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Nbrn9QzrAU South Miami Dade Cultural Arts Center 10950 SW … +

Music

SMDCAC presents Zakir Hussain and Rahul Sharma

Fri 14 Apr, 2017

One of the finest Indian tabla players in the world, Zakir Hussain, and renowned santoor player Rahul Sharma team up for one legendary night. Zakir Hussain has been awarded the titles of Padma Shri in 1988, and Padma Bhushan in 2002, becoming the youngest percussionist to be awarded these titles, given to civilians of merit by the Indian government. Rahul Sharma on … +