Stories with 'performing arts' tag

Elektrik Fantasy IV MasqueRave Festival

A wave of Change is coming to the shores of the Magic City. “Welcome to Fantasy Island…” Luxuriate in a sunshine-to-moonlight magickal island atmosphere of Unity and Imagination, fueled by sound and visuals that will elevate your consciousness, reignite your passion for Life and reconnect you with Mother Earth as you reunite with The Ocean […]

/ August 27, 2018


Tough Turkey in the Big City: A Feathered Tale

Orchestra Miami proudly presents Tough Turkey in the Big City: A Feathered Tale”. This Thanksgiving classic, with music by Bruce Adolphe and story by Louise Gikow, is a delight for children of all ages! This holiday treat is the first concert in Orchestra Miami’s Nicklaus Children’s Pinecrest Outpatient Center Family Fun Series. What happens when […]

/ November 6, 2018


Les Soirées des Arts Series at Les Ailes Du Desir

Join us for our first installment of a monthly performing arts series at Les Ailes du Desir! In this free show, Miami’s own professional and up-and-coming artists will dazzle audiences in their newest creations of circus, acrobatics, dance, theater, etc. Support our local circus and performing arts communities as these artists present their touching, poetic, […]

/ August 15, 2018


FLOAT, an illuminated parade at Vizcaya

Join us for a one-of-a-kind event in honor of third and final installment of Processional Arts Workshops summer residency at Vizcaya. Join us for FLOAT, an illuminated parade that explore the depths of Vizcaya’s past and present connection to the Sea. Through oversized illuminated lanterns, the parade will illustrate the journey of James Deering, Vizcaya’s […]

/ June 19, 2018


Miami Music Festival: The Ghosts of Versailles

For the first time in Florida, Miami Music Festival proudly presents John Corigliano’s grand opera buffa, The Ghosts of Versailles. The spirits have come back to court; the court of Louis XVI that is! Marie Antoinette is upset about being beheaded, so her favorite playwright attempts to entertain her by continuing the adventures of his characters […]

/ June 25, 2018


La Rondine

La Rondine is an Italian comic opera set in mid-19th century Paris and the French Riviera. Created by Giacomo Puccini in 1916, it tells the love story between a woman from high society and a naïve younger man of lesser means. The story twists and turns through the tumultuous times of true love. Miami Music […]

/ June 25, 2018


Stravinksy’s Petrushka – MMF Concerto Competition Winners’ Concert with the MMF Orchestra

Featuring the MMF Concerto Competition Winners Joel Smirnoff, Conductor Each season, the Miami Music Festival hosts a symphony concert devoted entirely to winners of the MMF Concerto Competition. Multiple winners are featured as soloists alongside the MMF Orchestra for one movement of a standard concerto. This season, the winners will perform a concerto with the […]

/ June 25, 2018


Miami Music Festival Wagner Institute Die Walküre Act II with Concept, Set Design and Direction by Antoine Wagner Lohengrin Act II

The Miami Music Festival’s Wagner Institute advances Richard Wagner’s legacy of using an opera’s theatrics as part of the “total art” through innovations focused on technology,. This season, Wagner’s great-great-grandson, Antoine Wagner, makes his directorial debut, creating the concept, set design and direction for Act II of Die Walküre – the continuance of Wagner’s 4-opera […]

/ June 25, 2018


Shostakovich Symphony No. 10 – Miami Music Festival Orchestra

Shostakovich began his Symphony No. 10 only a few months after Joseph Stalin’s death. It has been rumored to be a musical portrait of the Communist dictator and to include many covert anti-Stalin protests, thus creating an intense score with brooding moments that eventually crash into a slower, calmer finale. The MMF Orchestra, conducted by […]

/ June 25, 2018


Stronger Than Yesterday: A Women’s Empowherment Festival

In celebration of a phenomenal year in women’s history, we are proud to bring you, STRONGER THAN YESTERDAY: A WOMEN’S EMPOWHERMENT FESTIVAL. We’ll be bringing you a full day of activities aimed towards femme empowerment. The night will end with a full-blown, all-femme comedy show featuring Miami’s funniest and most talented comedians, improvisers, writers, musicians, […]

/ February 1, 2018