Stories with 'history miami' tag

Miami & Coconut Grove: A Very Funny History

Starring HistoryMiami Historian, Miami-Dade College Professor, and Award-Winning Comedian Freddy Stebbins. Step back in time with Freddy Stebbins as he relives, through costume and impersonation, the magical moments and people that shaped the City of Miami and the beloved neighborhood of Coconut Grove.

/ April 18, 2018


Value of Miami’s Community: Premiere Podcast

We’re excited to kick-off 2018 with a brand new podcast series in the spirit of Designing the WE that will regularly highlight leaders & organizations from throughout greater Miami focused on making a positive impact on our community development & the lives of residents! For episode #1, which falls on W.K. Kellogg Foundation‘s 2nd annual National Day of Racial […]

/ January 5, 2018


Miami: A Very Funny History

Miami: A Very Funny History is a one-man show performed by 2017 Ultimate Miami Comedian and Historian Freddy Stebbins. Through costume and impersonation, Freddy transforms himself into characters reflecting the different cultures of our global city. The journey depicts Miami’s changing landscape over time and celebrates each culture’s indelible legacy. This event is part of […]

/ September 27, 2017


Miami: A Very Funny History

Miami: A Very Funny History is a one-man show performed by 2017 Ultimate Miami Comedian and Historian Freddy Stebbins. Through costume and impersonation, Freddy transforms himself into characters reflecting the different cultures of our global city. The journey depicts Miami’s changing landscape over time and celebrates each culture’s indelible legacy. This event is part of […]

/ August 17, 2017


Mapping imagination

How does the brain understand faraway places? We sat down with Dr. Catherine L. Newell to learn how maps can help navigate humans through uncharted lands, from fantasy worlds in Game of Thrones and Harry Potter to the greatest unknown — outer space.

/ February 2, 2016


The man who knows everything about Miami

Meet Dr. Paul George, Miami’s premiere historian, and uncover some of our city’s best kept secrets.

/ October 21, 2015