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Orchestra Miami’s family fun concert goes around the world

Orchestra Miami presents the music of Victoria Bond in four compositions based on stories from around the world: “The Long-Haired Girl”, based on a Chinese folk tale about a girl who saves villagers from dying of thirst, “Corn in the Rock”, based on a Mayan folk tale that tells about how Coyote steals the corn …

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‘Heritage Fest 2023: The African Diaspora’ at the Arsht Center

The Annual Heritage Fest, celebrating artists representing the African Diaspora, has been scheduled for Feb. 4, 2023 at the Arsht Center’s Thomson Plaza for the Arts.  Starting at 3 p.m., the free event promises an afternoon of fun-filled activities for all. This free community event was designed to spotlight, celebrate and amplify artists from the …

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‘Taste of Sunrise’ offers early bird discount

Nibble on fare from local restaurants and vendors at Taste of Sunrise. The indoor epicurean event features dishes from about 35 eateries, including favorite local and regional restaurants. The event in 2023 is 7 p.m. February 23, with entry fees of $20 prior to the event and $30 at the door, if available. Parking is …

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HistoryMiami celebrates Cuban-American superstar Willy Chirino

HistoryMiami will recognize the life and career of legendary singer-songwriter Willy Chirino with an exhibition that documents his career spanning five decades through a collection of awards, concert attire, photos, videos, and personal items. Willy Chirino: 50 Years of Music Exhibit runs January 27 through September 10, 2023 Chirino began his artistic career in Miami, releasing …

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Florida Grand Opera performances in Broward, Miami-Dade

For more than 80 years, Florida Grand Opera has been mesmerizing audiences with everything from madcap comedies to political thrillers and timeless romances. And this upcoming season, November-May, has some classic operas lined up.   Tickets for all shows begin at: $16 at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts (opening night $21-up) $21 …

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Black History Month celebrations around Miami

February is Black History Month and there are several festivities honoring the achievements of African-Americans throughout Miami-Dade. Please keep checking this post, as it will be updated frequently. The Gaze Africana: An Exhibit of Black Excellence Black History Month exhibition presented by Afrikin Art featuring the works of international black artists and creatives whose work …

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