Cirque du Soleil presents Michael Jackson THE IMMORTAL World Tour in Sunrise, Florida 5/23/14

Cirque du Soleil presents Michael Jackson THE IMMORTAL World Tour in Sunrise, Florida
Friday, 05/23/2014 – 05/24/2014 08:00 pm –
Megamix_2848_3707_RBB&T Center
1 Panther Pkwy,
Sunrise, Florida 33323
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The Estate of Michael Jackson and Cirque du Soleil announces that Michael Jackson THE IMMORTAL World Tour, one of the top 10 grossing music tours of all time, will perform in Sunrise on Friday, May 23 and Saturday, May 24, 2014 at BB&T Center. Since its world premiere in Montreal in October 2011, this electrifying production has thrilled audiences across North America, Europe, Asia, Australia, New Zealand and the Middle East.



Cirque Club members have exclusive access to purchase presale tickets online at cirqueclub.com. Starting March 21 at 10am, tickets will be available to the general public at http://www.cirquedusoleil.com/en/shows/michael-jackson-tour or by calling 1-800-745-8000. Tickets range from $50 to $125 each.



Created by Cirque du Soleil and directed by Jamie King, THE IMMORTAL World Tour is a departure from the company’s previous touring shows. Featuring 49 international dancers, musicians, and acrobats, it is presented in a rock concert format that combines the excitement and innovation of Michael Jackson’s music and choreography with Cirque du Soleil’s unparalleled creativity. 



The underpinnings of THE IMMORTAL World Tour are Michael Jackson’s powerful, inspirational music and lyrics–the driving force behind the show–brought to life with extraordinary power and breathless intensity. Through unforgettable performances, the show underscores Michael’s global messages of love, peace and unity, and the band includes some of the same artists who previously worked side by side with Michael. Aimed at lifelong fans as well as those experiencing Michael’s creative genius for the first time, the show captures the essence, soul and inspiration of the King of Pop, celebrating a legacy that continues to transcend generations.

Cocktales – Confessions of a Nymphomaniac 4/9/14

“Cocktales – Confessions of a Nymphomaniac”
Wednesday, 04/09/2014 – 04/26/2014 08:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Cockmopolitan-MiamiBardot
3456 N Miami Avenue,
Miami, Florida 33127
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Cost: $20 online in advance, $25 at the door

“Tjasa Ferme’s writing in this piece is nothing short of brilliant.”
-Monica Trombley, Woman Around Town

“New play Cocktales challenges sexual norms…a whirlwind of flashbacks, game shows, hypnosis, transsexual virgin videos, dancing studs and a giant vagina.”
-JoAnn DeLuna, Globosexuals

“Fantastic!!! Ferme is brilliant and mad!”
-Christopher Koulouris, scallywagandvagabond.com

“COCKTALES – Confessions of a Nymphomaniac,” is a play created by Tjasa Ferme, incubated at New York’s Chelsea district’s the cell, A Twenty First Century Salon. A two-woman farce with a three-man parade, COCKTALES follows Eve’s escape from the Garden of Eden to Dr. Truth’s TV show where she begs Dr. Truth to treat her predilection for erection. The reluctant analyst forces Eve to look her own twisted sexuality in the eye.

“COCKTALES – Confessions of a Nymphomaniac” will play Wednesday, Thursday & Saturday nights at 8:30pm (doors open at 8pm), April 9-26

Learn more at www.cocktalesplay.com

Teatro Prometeo Presents Volvio Una Noche 4/4/14

Teatro Prometeo Presents Volvio Una Noche
Friday, 04/04/2014 – 04/04/2014 08:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Volvio-una-noche-Poster-PicPrometeo Theatre
300 NE Second Avenue,
Miami, Florida 33132
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Cost: Free

Teatro Prometeo presents a stage reading of Volvio una Noche, a comedy written by Eduardo Rovner. A typical overprotecting mother “returns” to life to confront her son when he is about to make one of the most important decisions of his life. In the ensuing dialogues, full of humor, amply intrinsic contradictions are reflected between what is traditionally and die-hardly expected from the offspring and a prevailing dissimilar reality.

Acclaimed Prometeo Theater Holds Auditions 4/7/14

Acclaimed Prometeo Theater Holds Auditions
Monday, 04/07/2014 – 04/08/2014 09:00 am – 09:00 pm
prometeo-2012Prometeo Theatre
300 NE Second Avenue,
Miami, Florida 33132
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Acclaimed Prometeo Theatre, offering the country’s only institutional Spanish-language conservatory-style actor training program, will hold auditions for its competitive Professional Actor Training Program on April 7 & 8, by appointment only.
This program is for actors interested in preparing for a career in theatre and film. It includes professional workshops; staged readings; internships; and classes in acting, voice, movement and theatre history with leading international industry professionals.
In addition, students selected for the program form part of Prometeo’s student theatre company, which has toured around the world and received international acclaim.
Students auditioning should be prepared to present a one-minute monologue of their choice in Spanish. Applications are available online at www.prometeotheatre.com.

City Theatre Summer Shorts 2014 Preview 4/4/14

City Theatre Summer Shorts 2014 Preview
Friday, 04/04/2014 – 07:00 pm – 09:00 pm
13_medKey Biscayne Community Center
10 Village Green Way,
Key Biscayne, Florida 33149
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Cost: Free

City Reads for CityWrights are fun and informal evenings of new play readings, presented by City Theatre and its acting company, that give audiences a first-hand role in the process that scripts go from page to stage. Audiences serve as critic and supporter, or even as an actor, while having a peek at what makes City Theatre a center for fresh, new works.

These evenings are an entertaining way for audiences to help City Theatre find great plays among the hundreds of submissions that the company receives for its annual Summer Shorts Festival. Summer Shorts is America’s Short Play Festival that will take place from June 12 – July 6, 2014 at The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County, with an incredible line-up of scripts penned by the country’s best writers including City Theatre National Short Play Competition winners.

Sam Green & Yo La Tengo in The Love Song of R. Buckminster Fuller 3/22/14

Sam Green & Yo La Tengo in The Love Song of R. Buckminster Fuller
Saturday, March 22 at 6:30 & 9:30 p.m.
sam green look 2Colony Theatre
1040 Lincoln Road
Miami Beach, FL 33139
Tickets are $30 (plus fees) for general admission and $10 for MDC students with valid identification.
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Miami Dade College’s (MDC) MDC Live Arts presents Academy Award–nominated filmmaker Sam Green with venerated indie rock band Yo La Tengo for an enthralling hour-long “live documentary” on R. Buckminster Fuller, the inventor, architect, futurist, engineer, and author most famously known for his creation of the geodesic dome. As a progenitor of such issues as sustainability and conservation, Fuller was also a proponent of radical societal change through design and architecture.

MDC Live Arts will present two back-to-back performances of The Love Song of R. Buckminster Fuller at 6:30 and 9:30 p.m., Saturday, March 22, at Colony Theatre in Miami Beach. Yo La Tengo will provide the live, sonically subtle and richly atmospheric, backdrop soundtrack for Green’s charismatic in-person cinematic narration as he delves deep into projecting film clips, photographs, letters, and blueprints from Fuller’s immense body of work.

“Fuller was ahead of his time, the values that his work and life encompassed are directly aligned with the global environmental movement of today,” said MDC Live Arts Executive Director Kathryn Garcia. “Whether or not people are familiar with him and his design legacy they will be fortunate to experience his life’s work through this captivating and creative reflection by Green and Yo La Tengo.”

A unique collaboration between two independent pioneers of film and music, The Love Song of R. Buckminster Fuller premiered May 1, 2012, at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art as a part of the 2012 San Francisco International Film Festival. The piece has screened exclusively at select art venues, including the Time-Based Art Festival in Portland, OR, the Wexner Center for the Arts in Columbus, OH, and the Institute of Contemporary Art in Boston, MA.

Teatro Prometeo presents Lección para Señoritas 3/20/14

Teatro Prometeo presents Lección para Señoritas
Thursday, 03/20/2014 – 03/29/2014 08:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Katia-Pineda-Hanna-Ghelman-Darien-Sotolongo-Claudia-QuesadaTeatro Prometeo
300 ne 2 avenue,
miami, Florida 33132
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Cost: 20

Leccion Para Señoritas. Set in a cabaret in the ‘Roaring 20s ‘, Lección para señoritas is a modern version of renowned play, The School for Wives, written by Jean -Baptiste Poquelin Moliere (Paris, 1622 – 1673). This performance is directed by renowned actress/director Neher Jacqueline Briceño and it marks part of the new stage repertory at Teatro Prometeo for graduates of the Conservatory in Theatre Arts. Performances will take place at 8:00 p.m., on March 20, 21, 22, 27, 28 & 29 at Teatro Prometeo, at MDC’s Wolfson Campus.

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