Cirque du Soleil returns to Miami with Amaluna 12/11/14

Cirque du Soleil returns to Miami with Amaluna
Thursday, 12/11/2014 – 07:30 pm –
Cerceau_Water-Bowl_1468_RSun Life Stadium
2269 NW 199th S,
Miami Garden, Florida 33056
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CIRQUE DU SOLEIL’S AMALUNA PREMIERES DECEMBER 11 2014 UNDER THE BLUE AND YELLOW BIG TOP AT SUN LIFE STADIUM

EXCLUSIVE PRE-SALE TICKETS NOW AVAILABLE FOR CIRQUE CLUB MEMBERS. TICKETS ONSALE FOR THE GENERAL PUBLIC AS OF AUGUST 25 2014

After the remarkable success of TOTEM in 2013, Cirque du Soleil returns to Miami with one of its newest touring shows, Amaluna, which will premiere on December 11 under the iconic blue and yellow Big Top at Sun Life Stadium.

Written and directed by Tony Award-winning director, Diane Paulus, Cirque du Soleil’s 33rd production Amaluna is a celebration of love and a tribute to the work and voice of women.

Exclusive pre-sale tickets are now available for existing Cirque Club members. To sign up for complimentary membership visit cirquedusoleil.com/cirqu…; giving members access to the best seats under the Big Top, promotions with our partners and a chance to experience never-before-seen exclusive Cirque du Soleil content.

Tickets will be available for purchase to the general public as of August 25 2014 by visiting cirquedusoleil.com/amalu… or by calling 1-877 9 CIRQUE.

The New York Times urges; “The display of female strength is a lovely thing”. New York Post boasts; “gorgeous visuals and dazzling circus acts”, and San Francisco Chronicle described Amaluna as; “sumptuously designed and invigoratingly female-powered”.

AMALUNA

Amaluna invites the audience to a mysterious island governed by Goddesses and guided by the cycles of the moon. Their queen, Prospera, directs her daughter’s coming-of-age ceremony in a rite that honors femininity, renewal, rebirth and balance which marks the passing of these insights and values from one generation to the next.

In the wake of a storm caused by Prospera, a group of young men washes ashore the island, triggering an epic and emotional story of love between Prospera’s daughter and a brave young suitor. But theirs is a love that will be put to the test and the couple must face numerous demanding trials before they can achieve mutual trust, faith and harmony.

Amaluna is a fusion of the words ama, which refers to “mother” in many languages, and luna, which means “moon”; a symbol of femininity that evokes both the mother-daughter relationship and the idea of goddess and protector of the planet. Amaluna is also the name of the mysterious island where this magical story unfolds.

A TRIBUTE TO THE WORK AND VOICE OF WOMEN

For the first time in Cirque du Soleil’s history, Amaluna features a cast that comprises 70% women, with a 100% all-female band. “Amaluna is a tribute to the work and voice of women”, explains Director of Creation Fernand Rainville. “The show is a reflection on balance from a women’s perspective”, he adds. Writer and Director Diane Paulus, winner of a 2013 Tony Award (Pippin) and recently named as one of Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People of 2014, says; “I didn’t want to build a ‘women’s agenda’ show. I wanted to create a show with women at the center of it, something that had a hidden story that featured women as the heroines.” Paulus drew from a series of classical influences when creating the concept of the show, including tales from Greek and Norse mythology, Mozart’s The Magic Flute and Shakespeare’s The Tempest.

CIRQUE DU SOLEIL

Some 30 years ago, Cirque du Soleil was but a dream. It was the dream of a small community of travelling performers who would do anything to share their love of the stage, of circus and the of the world. The family has since grown and now includes thousands of dreamers – creators, artists, technicians and workers who toil in the shadows. The dream has become a symbol of Quebec pride, an international entertainment company that has brought 35 large-scale shows to life – 20 of which are still in operation. The company, which celebrated it’s 30th anniversary in June 2014, has brought wonder and delight to close to 150 million spectators in more than 300 cities on six continents. Cirque du Soleil has close to 4,000 employees worldwide, including 1,300 performers from more than 50 different countries.

Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital Casino Night & Reception 9/28/14

Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital Casino Night & Reception
Sunday, 09/28/2014 – 04:30 pm – 06:00 pm
JDCH-foundation-logo-2-6.25.09Calder Casino & Race Course
21001 Northwest 27th Avenue,
Miami, Florida 33056
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Cost: $60 donation ($80 after September 26th)

What: The Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital Casino Night & Reception is an entertaining event featuring a slot tournament with incredible prizes, buffet and open bar, celebrity guests, the chance to win $25,000 in cash and more, all for a great cause: raising awareness and funds for the Conine Clubhouse at Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital.

Why: The Conine Clubhouse is a free of charge home-away-from-home for families while their children are patients at Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital in Hollywood, Florida. More than 7,000 families have called the Conine Clubhouse their home at a most important time in their lives. The Conine Clubhouse provides the amenities of a three-star hotel and is supported through events such as the Conine All-Star Golf Classic and community partners such as Calder Casino & Race Course.

To register for the Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital Casino Night & Reception learn more, or to make a donation, please visit www.jdchcasinonight.org. Sponsorship opportunities are available.

First Fridays Miami Black and White Affair w/ Ginuwine Live 7/4/14

First Fridays Miami Black and White Affair w/ Ginuwine Live
Friday, 07/04/2014 – 09:00 pm – 03:00 am
10304796_10203035495941034_1219781571031425555_nCalder Casino and Race Course Turf Club
21001 NW 27th Ave,
Miami Gardens, Florida 33056
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Cost: Advance Tickets $20

South Florida’s Premier Monthly Adult Social Function..

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Hidden Colors 3 Premiere in South Florida 6/26/14

Hidden Colors 3 Premiere in South Florida
Thursday, 06/26/2014 – 05:00 pm – 09:00 pm
Betty T. Ferguson Complex
3000 NW 199th St.,
Miami Gardens, Florida 33056
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Cost: $12.00

For Immediate Release

Hidden Colors 3: South Florida Screening | Miami Gardens

June 26, 2014- “Hidden Colors” — a documentary series about the cultural history of African Americans, identity and race in America, will be releasing the highly anticipated third installment, “The Rules Of Racism.” The film will focus on the topic of race, racism, and history within the United States. The project features various speakers from scholars such as Dick Gregory and Phil Valentine, to entertainment vets like Nas, KRS-ONE, David Banner and Paul Mooney.

The series’ director and producer Tariq “Elite” Nasheed — a New York Times bestselling author, public speaker, and radio host — is widely known for his social commentary. In the trailer, he briefly alludes to a certain motivation in approaching the topic of racism, “there’s never been a real dialogue in America about race because every time we talk about race the conversation then turns into ‘what’s wrong with black people.’” This documentary destroys the myths and lies about melinated people of African descent. For those who are seeking the truth about black history and the effects of systemic racism in this country, Hidden Colors 3 and the Hidden Colors series is a must watch. This documentary pertains to our youth, education, economics, world history amongst other topics from a melinated perspective. If the realization and understanding that racism in America still occurs till today, self adjustment can go into effect.

Hidden Colors 3: The Rules of Racism will be released June 26, 2014 and will be premiered in select theaters and locations around the country. South Florida patrons will have the opportunity to view this informative documentary FOR ONE NIGHT ONLY on the release date at Betty T. Ferguson Complex in Miami Gardens, 3000 NW 199th St, Miami Gardens, FL 33056.
For information on how to see the series visit the “Hidden Colors” website: www.hiddencolorsfilm.com.

Official South Florida Premiere Screening:
Thursday, June 26th, 5pm
Betty T. Ferguson Complex- 3000 NW 199th St. Miami Gardens, FL. 33056

$12 pre-sold tickets: www.gmogmedia.eventbee.com

About Hidden Colors Series:
Hidden Colors is the name of an ongoing documentary series directed by Tariq Nasheed and produced through King Flex Entertainment. The first film in the series, Hidden Colors: The Untold History Of People Of Aboriginal, Moor, and African Descent, was given a limited theatrical release on April 14, 2011. A sequel, Hidden Colors 2: The Triumph of Melanin, was released the following year on December 6, 2012. The third entry, Hidden Colors 3: The Rules of Racism wil be released June 26, 2014. All three films have been funded by successful Kickstarter campaigns.

Beauty and Fashion Expo 4/12/14

Beauty and Fashion Expo
Saturday, 04/12/2014 – 12:00 pm – 06:00 pm
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21485 NW 27th Ave,
Miami Gardens, Florida 33056
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You Are Invited to Beauty & Fashion Expo Spring 2014

Come Enjoy An Evening of Unlimited Sips, Pampering, Beauty, Shopping and Much More!

Saturday, April 12, 2014

12PM – 6PM

12:00PM VIP Early Entrance
1:00 PM General Admission

$35 VIP (includes goody bag)
$25 General Admission

El Palacio Sports Hotel & Conference Center
21485 NW 27 AVE Miami Gardens, FL 33056

Rsvp Required Space is Limited:
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Go Green Fashionista: FabVIntage Collection Launch Party 4/5/14

Go Green Fashionista: FabVIntage Collection LAUNCH PARTY
Saturday, 04/05/2014 – 06:00 pm – 09:00 pm
Launch-party-flyerLolaBlack Boutique
2507 183rd Street,
Miami Gardens, Florida 33056
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Cost: Free

“Go Green Fashionista” has been operating for 5+ years and has been successful in introducing eco fashion designers, eco companies, and much needed health awareness issues. Founder Fabienne Claude has decided to make a bigger impact on eco fashion opening a vintage store online, FabVintage Collection.
On Saturday, April 5th, 2014, Go Green Fashionista: FabVinatge Collection will be introduced to Miami by welcoming the store with a launch party and pop-up shop hosted by Lola Black Boutique, 2507 183rd St., Miami Gardens, 6-9pm.
Along with designer vintage clothing, jewelry and handbags at “giveaway” prices; wine sipping, dessert tasting, and of course VINTAGE SHOPPING while socializing with ” go green goddesses” alike will enhance the atmosphere. We’ll have the pleasure of having Birthday Cake Vineyards Wine involved to serve to the guests, My Cupcake Love with sweets, and a fashion show highlighting the best of FabVintage Collection featuring classic styles from 20′s-80′s high fashion. Soulful music sounds highlighting era’s from Billie Holiday and Nina Simone to Prince and Whitney Houston will place the mood and have most reminiscing and singing along. This is an RSVP ONLY event and we welcome media, fashion bloggers, and FASHIONISTA’s to be apart of this movement of fashion consciousness.This eco loving event will have you leaving the night feeling creative, fashionably smart, and more caring to mother earth. For your pleasure, we invited our fans favorite massage therapist, Jonathon Moore of Lotus In Hand Massage Therapy to relax those in need of a full body healing massage.
“Go Green Fashionista” will introduce this important era of living to YOU; the intrigued, the health enthusiast, the tree hugger, and the fashionista!

Check out FabVintage On Etsy! www.etsy.com/shop/gogreenfashionista

RSVP: love@gogreenfashionista.com

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Jazz in the Gardens Opening Night Party with Dazz Band and S.O.S Band 3/14/14

Jazz in the Gardens Opening Night Party with Dazz Band and S.O.S Band
Friday, 03/14/2014 – 09:00 pm –
JITG9-Friday-Night-PartyCalder Casino & Race Course
21001 N.W 27th Avenue, Miami Gardens, Fla., 33056,
Miami Gardens, Florida 33056
Webpage Link
Cost: Advance tickets for the Official Friday Night Kickoff Party are just $45 and can be purchased at https://jazzinthegardens.frontgatetickets.com/. Parking is free

The City of Miami Gardens’ 9th Annual Jazz in the Gardens is proud to announce its first Official Friday night opening party at Calder Casino & Race Course – located at 21001 N.W 27th Avenue, Miami Gardens, Fla., 33056. The party gets started at 9:00 p.m. and goes until. Funk legends Dazz Band and S.O.S Band will encourage fans to get funky with hits such as “Let It Whip” and “Take Your Time.” Rick Party of the Rick Party Afternoon Show on Miami’s #1 urban radio station WHQT/HOT 105 will host.

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