Calendar of Events

November 17, 2012

Dance NOW! Performs Oceanica

Dance NOW! kicks off its thirteenth season with the world Premiere of Diego Salterini’s Oceanica.

Start: November 17, 2012 8:00 pm
End: November 17, 2012 10:00 pm
Venue: Little Haiti Cultural Center
Address:
212 NE 59th Terrace, Miami
Cost: $20

What Women Want

Celebrating the 3rd Anniversary of Nikki Beach’s Signature Fashion Series, What Women Want tonight with a rockin’ fashion show and cocktails. The evening will feature a full runway show of the 2013 Resort Collection from Zeki Swimwear, and trending tips from MANLIFY, the exclusive network for men providing tips on styling, and all things manly. Enjoy gourmet samples from Nespresso, health tips and beauty treatments by Equinox Fitness Center & Spa, and sweet treats by Savvylicious Sweets. A portion of the proceeds donated to PARK Project. DJ Miss Tara.

Start: November 17, 2012 7:00 pm
End: November 17, 2012 11:00 pm
Venue: Nikki Beach
Address:
1 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach
Cost: Free

Florida Grand Opera’s La bohème

Don’t miss this extraordinary opportunity to see our own Florida Grand Opera in action as they perform one of the world’s most popular operas, La bohème .

Start: November 17, 2012 7:00 pm
End: November 17, 2012 10:00 pm
Venue: Knight Concert Hall
Address:
1300 Biscayne Blvd, Miami
Cost: $25 - $254

Iván Navarro: Fluorescent Light Sculptures

The Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum premieres two new exhibitions Iván Navarro: Fluorescent Light Sculptures and Reflections Across Time: Seminole Portraits.

Start: November 17, 2012 5:00 pm
End: November 17, 2012 8:00 pm
Venue: The Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum
Phone: 305.348.2890
Address:
10975 SW 17th Street, Miami
Cost: Free

The Florida Cracker-style Cowboy Gala

Head into the Florida ‘ol West for charity and enjoy an authentic Florida Cracker Cowboy barbecue at the inaugural Florida BlueGreen event hosted by the Wildlife Foundation of Florida and Alligator Ron Bergeron.

Start: November 17, 2012 5:00 pm
End: November 17, 2012 10:00 pm
Venue: Green Glades Ranch
Address:
21111 SW 16th Street, Weston
Cost: $150

1960s Garage Bands of South Florida

Do you remember where you were when you first heard the Beatles? In 1964, rock was pop, and performing in a band was hip. Inspired by the Fab Four, teen bands in Miami played local gigs and opened for national headliners. Join music historian Jeff Lemlich, author of Savage Lost, Florida Garage Bands: The ’60s and Beyond, for a discussion of Miami’s garage band scene in the 1960s.

Start: November 17, 2012 2:00 pm
End: November 17, 2012 5:00 pm
Venue: HistoryMiami
Phone: 305-375-1621
Address:
101 West Flagler St, Miami
Cost: $8

Charlotte’s Web

Take the kids to see Charlotte’s Web at the Aventura Arts & Cultural Center and enjoy the story of a pig named Wilbur and his friendship with a little barn spider named Charlotte.

Start: November 17, 2012 11:00 am
End: November 17, 2012 1:00 pm
Venue: Aventura Arts & Cultural Center
Address:
3385 NE 188th Street, Aventura
Cost: $3 & $15

Downtown Art and Architecture

Walk with guide Michael Pearlman through downtown and learn about the history of Miami, from Tequesta people to early pioneers and modern times. View art and architecture, including Claes Oldenburg’s Dropped Bowl with Scattered Slices and Peels; and Manuel Carbonell’s epic Tequesta statue. Conclude at the Miami Circle archaeological site. Advance reservations and payment required.

Start: November 17, 2012 10:00 am
End: November 17, 2012 12:00 pm
Venue: HistoryMiami
Phone: 305-375-1621
Address:
101 West Flagler St, Miami
Cost: $30

November 16, 2012

The Cleveland Orchestra

The Cleveland Orchestra opens the 2012-13 Miami season with Mahler’s sweeping and passionate Symphony No. 3, at the Arsht.

Start: November 16, 2012 8:00 pm
End: November 16, 2012 11:00 pm
Venue: Knight Concert Hall
Address:
1300 Biscayne Blvd, Miami
Cost: $35 - $165.

Bach and Before

FIU’s Collegium Musicum, an ensemble that specializes in music from the Middle Ages through the Classical period will perform Bach and Before tonight. Included is the work of French composers that influenced the Baroque master.

Start: November 16, 2012 7:30 pm
End: November 16, 2012 10:00 pm
Venue: Alliance Francaise
Phone: 305-348-0496
Address:
618 Southwest 8th St, Miami
Cost: Free

Clash of the Romantics

Explore classical music more deeply through theatrically-enhanced visuals and live narration from the stage at the New World Symphony.

Start: November 16, 2012 7:30 pm
End: November 16, 2012 10:00 pm
Venue: New World Center
Phone: 305.673.3331
Address:
500 17 Street, Miami Beach
Cost: $25

Four Seasons Cultural Series Concert

Four Seasons Cultural Series Concert #2: The Amernet String Quartet presents a program of masterworks and lesser-known gems.

Start: November 16, 2012 7:30 pm
End: November 16, 2012 10:00 pm
Venue: Norman S. Edelcup Sunny Isles School,
Address:
201 182nd Drive, Sunny Isles
Cost: Free

Gregory Crewdson: Brief Encounters

Gregory Crewdson: Brief Encounters shows this week at the Miami beach Cinematheque.

Start: November 16, 2012 7:00 pm
End: November 16, 2012 11:00 pm
Venue: Miami Beach Cinematheque
Address:
1130 Washington Ave, Miami Beach
Cost: $10

The Dark Knight

Catch a movie under the stars at the new North Shore Park Bandshell. Tonight’s flick is The Dark Knight.

Start: November 16, 2012 7:00 pm
End: November 16, 2012 11:00 pm
Venue: North Shore Bandshell
Address:
7275 Collins Ave, Miami Beach
Cost: Free

Inside/Out

Art opening: The new solo exhibition, Inside/Out, from Miami artist Ray Azcuy.

Start: November 16, 2012 7:00 pm
End: November 16, 2012 11:00 pm
Venue: Buena Vista Building
Phone: 305-989-6356
Address:
180 N.E. 39th Street, Miami
Cost: Free