Daily Archives: March 11, 2015

Yissy García

March 13 – Life in Miami packs lots of perks, great musicians being one of them. The Magic City is known around the world for its grade-A dance music, and Latin music of all flavors is at the heart of this town’s culture, but let’s talk about a lesser-known staple of the Miami musical diet: jazz.
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Mateo Tannatt

March 13 – Gallery Diet is delighted to announce the first solo presentation of works by Mateo Tannatt in Miami. Tannatt is an L.A.-based artist who deals with formal inquisitions of space via sculpture, video, and painting. His most recent project, Studio Agony (Revisited) will be on view alongside a newly co… Read More

Flamenco Festival Miami

March 12 – Renowned Spanish flamenco dancer and choreographer Sara Baras will make her debut at the Arsht Center during the eighth-annual Flamenco Festival Miami. After having performed with flamenco greats for ten years, the Andalusian dancer formed her own company, Ballet Flamenco Sara Baras, in 1998. During… Read More

Calle Ocho Festival

March 15 – Ask any Miamian where Calle Ocho is, and they can point you in the right direction. The most famous and historic roadway in the Magic City, Calle Ocho is the heartbeat of Little Havana, so it’s no wonder there’s a festival to commemorate the street that locals drive on and walk along eve… Read More

Young Talent Big Dreams

March 15 – Most parents think their kids are prodigies bursting with talent and ready for their closeups. But for any extraordinary offspring to succeed, they must be judged by others — that’s showbiz. Miami-Dade youngsters will get their chance at the fifth-annual Young Talent Big Dreams, the most… Read More

A Weekend of French Short Films

March 13 – Books & Books (265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables) is going French. With a little help from Red Chemistry Inc., the bookstore will host A Weekend of French Short Films this Friday through Sunday. Friday, local Borscht-affiliated video artist and editor Robert Padilla will present three shorts by legendar… Read More

Craft + Craft

March 13 – Everyone can be an artist when there’s booze involved: Your squiggles become fascinating insights, and those spirals are pure genius. The Wolfsonian will foster the budding drunk artist in us all with its new program, Craft + Craft. This workshop combines adult art-making with craft-beer-tasti… Read More

Orchid Festival

March 13 – Can’t get enough orchids? Then head to the 13th-annual Orchid Festival this Friday through Sunday from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden (10901 Old Cutler Rd., Coral Gables), where thousands of other visitors will share the same ardor for the exotic flower that boasts… Read More