American Red Cross Humanitarian Dinner – CEOs. Champions. Connections. Community. 9/17/15

American Red Cross Humanitarian Dinner – CEOs. Champions. Connections. Community.
Thursday, 09/17/2015 – 06:00 pm – 09:00 pm
HumDinBroward County Convention Center
1950 Eisenhower Blvd,
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33316
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Cost: $100 per person OR $1,200 per table

The Humanitarian Dinner – CEOs. Champions. Connections. Community. will offer a lively and fun evening complete with great food, libations, and a high energy powerhouse auction as we honor local community leaders for their humanitarian efforts. The American Red Cross Broward County Chapter will be leveraging Broward’s elite to serve the community with their thought, leadership and experience. Broward CEOs, celebrity chefs, and athletes will auction off an hour of their time to promote success in the community. Local community leaders will benefit from our CEOs knowledge, insight and partnerships while CEOs will be rewarded by sharing their leadership with those in the community and give back locally. Proceeds from the auction will benefit the American Red Cross and our efforts to alleviate human suffering in the face of emergencies. For more information please contact Paula Prendergast at [email protected] or via phone at (954) 702-9261.

Summer Nights X HPB II 8/21/15

Summer Nights X HPB II
Friday, 08/21/2015 – 07:00 pm –
Summer-Nights-2Fort Lauderdale Fire Museum
1022 W Las Olas Blvd,
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33321
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Cost: TBD

Save the date!
The second installment of Hardy Park Bistro’s Pop-Up Dinner Series will be taking place Friday, August 21st at the Fort Lauderdale Fire and Safety Museum located at 1022 W Las Olas Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312. This will be a delightful dining experience featuring a four-course dinner curated by Chef Philip Darmon, and pairings from Stephens Distributing & Stacole Fine Wines.

Summer Nights X HPB III 9/18/15

Summer Nights X HPB III
Friday, 09/18/2015 – 07:00 pm –
Summer-Nights-cover-3C&I Studios
541 NW 1st Avenue,
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301
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Cost: TBD

Save the date!
The third installment of Hardy Park Bistro’s Summer Nights Pop-Up Dinner Series will be taking place Friday, September 18th at C&I Studios located at 541 NW 1st Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301. Dinner includes a four-course, family-style meal with wine and beer pairings provided by Stacole Fine Wines and Stephens Distributing.

Shorts Gone Wild 3 at Empire Stage 8/6/15-9/6/15

Shorts Gone Wild 3 at Empire Stage
Thursday, 08/06/2015 – 09/06/2015 08:00 pm –
emperor00-1024x693Empire Stage
1140 N. Flagler Drive,
Ft. Lauderdale, Florida 33305
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Cost: $30

City Theatre and Island City Stage’s award-winning show is back! Shorts Gone Wild 3 takes six actors, eight playwrights, four directors and a design team, and whips them all up until they peak into eight short, provocative, funny and thought-provoking plays that explore the vast arrays of experiences and humor that are relevant to the LGBT and Progressive communities. It is perfect summer fun that features brand new never performed plays by local playwrights, alongside pieces from nationally recognized playwrights selected through the City Theatre National Award for Short Playwriting competition, that are performed up close and in your face in South Florida’s hottest intimate theatrical space.

Networking at American Social Fort Lauderdale 7/22/15

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Networking at American Social Fort Lauderdale
Wednesday, 07/22/2015 – 06:00 pm – 08:00 pm
ASSOAmerican Social
721 E Las Olas,
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301
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Cost: $10

Get those business cards ready!

It’s been a minute since you attended a great night of networking – so reserve your spot today. $10 gets you in, and bring a guest for free.

See you on Wednesday, July 22, 2015 at 6PM at American Social. Be a resource or find a resource for you or your client!

Get a return on your attendance while enjoying a complimentary drink and happy hour pricing at this hip venue.

Future Stars of the Ballet dance excerpts of Sleeping Beauty 7/24/15

Future Stars of the Ballet dance excerpts of Sleeping Beauty
Friday, 07/24/2015 – 07:00 pm – 09:00 pm
ABT-Summer-Program-Photo-by-Patricia-LaineParker Playhouse
707 Northeast 8th Street,
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33304
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Cost: $ 20.00 – $25.00

More than 100 dedicated young ballet students who have been attending the Arts Ballet Theatre of Florida’s Summer Intensive Program of Russian Classical Ballet Technique for the last four weeks, will be performing next Friday July 24th at the Playhouse Parker House of Fort Lauderdale.

For 17 years, Arts Ballet Theatre of Florida has been offering this important program led by Maestro Vladimir Issaev with a renowned faculty specialized on the Russian Vaganova Method. This year, they welcomed the highest qualified ballet students from different parts of the United States and internationally from Poland, Germany, Finland, Brazil, Venezuela, Peru and Colombia who auditioned to be part of it or were awarded scholarships for their extreme talent and qualifications.

The Summer Program’s faculty included a group of teachers specialized in the Vaganova Method and of the most impressive resumes such as former prima ballerina from Boston Ballet, Larissa Ponomarenko, graduated from the Vaganova Ballet Academy in Russia and now a teacher of the company; Master Andrei Bossov, also a graduate of the Vaganova Ballet Academy and faculty member of the Saint Petersburg Conservatory, Elena Zabalkanskaya, current faculty member of the Vaganova Ballet Academy, Valentina Byczyna who comes directly from the Dnepropetrovsk State Academic Theater in Georgia. Mary Carmen Catoya and Suzanne Limbrunner, both former ballerinas of Miami City Ballet and local teachers Emily Tedesco (Modern), Luana Hidalgo (Stretch), Jorge Robledo (Flamenco) and Maria Risolia (Pilates), Sandra Portal (Gyrokenesis), all lead by Ballet Master and Artistic Director Vladimir Issaev.

The summer program will conclude with a show at Parker Playhouse, where these Future Stars of Classical Ballet will offer an exquisite performance that includes excerpts of Tchaikovsky’s The Sleeping Beauty. They will also show what they have learned in Character dance, Modern dance and Flamenco.

Fort Vintage Flea Market 7/18/15

Fort Vintage Flea Market
Saturday, 07/18/2015 – 09:00 am – 02:00 pm
FortVintageFleaC&I Studios Garden
516 NW 1st Avenue,
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301
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Cost: Vendor Fees are $50 for a 10×10 area, $75 for a 10×20 area and $50 for a Food Tent. These vendor fees will directly benefit HOPE South Florida.

South Florida locals will have the opportunity to shop for a cause at Shoppe Hope and C&I Studio’s Fort Vintage Flea Market from 9am to 2pm at the C&I Studios Garden located at 516 NW 1st Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301. This market, inspired by markets like the iconic Brooklyn Flea, will provide a venue for anyone in the community to sell their collectables, relics, and hard to find vintage items. A portion of the proceeds from Fort Vintage Flea will directly benefit Hope South Florida, a 501(c) 3 non-profit that has been helping the homeless community throughout South Florida for over 20 years.