Broward Center http://wlrn.org en Miami City Ballet Kicks Off New Year With Catalán Folk Music And Bare Feet http://wlrn.org/post/miami-city-ballet-kicks-new-year-catal-n-folk-music-and-bare-feet <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Miami City Ballet for the first time is dipping its (bare) toes into the work of famous Spanish choreographer Nacho </span>Duato<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> this Friday. The work, </span>“Jardi<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Tancat<span style="line-height: 1.5;">,” is a soulful and lyrical piece, performed in barefoot to&nbsp;</span>Catalán<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;folk music. Fri, 10 Jan 2014 04:03:37 +0000 Arianna Prothero 26242 at http://wlrn.org Miami City Ballet Kicks Off New Year With Catalán Folk Music And Bare Feet Mozart Never Finished His 'Requiem.' Now Seraphic Fire Will http://wlrn.org/post/mozart-never-finished-his-requiem-now-seraphic-fire-will <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">When Mozart died, he left unfinished one of his most famous pieces of work: </span><a href="http://grooveshark.com/#!/album/Mozart+Requiem/8266282" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">the "Requiem Mass in D Minor."&nbsp;</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Now, local classical-music group Seraphic Fire is completing it.</span></p><p>"Requiem" was commissioned by a baron who was known for buying musical works and passing them off as his own.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">But in December of 1791, Mozart died before making good on the buy.</span></p> Mon, 18 Nov 2013 13:05:44 +0000 Arianna Prothero 23643 at http://wlrn.org Mozart Never Finished His 'Requiem.' Now Seraphic Fire Will Miami City Ballet Opens With Fast, Furious, Toe-Breaker: Ballo della Regina http://wlrn.org/post/miami-city-ballet-opens-fast-furious-toe-breaker-ballo-della-regina <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Miami City Ballet’s season opens the evening of Oct. Fri, 18 Oct 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Arianna Prothero 22285 at http://wlrn.org Miami City Ballet Opens With Fast, Furious, Toe-Breaker: Ballo della Regina Symphonies To Sopranos: What To See, Hear In Classical Music http://wlrn.org/post/symphonies-sopranos-what-see-hear-classical-music <p></p><p>Between South Florida&rsquo;s companies and performing arts centers, the classical music calendar can fill up fast.</p><p> Fri, 11 Oct 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Arianna Prothero 21977 at http://wlrn.org Symphonies To Sopranos: What To See, Hear In Classical Music Fort Lauderdale Mayor: 'The Onion Did Not Make Me Cry' http://wlrn.org/post/fort-lauderdale-mayor-onion-did-not-make-me-cry <p></p><p>Chances are you have a friend who forces you to make excuses for him. He’s just not good in big crowds. Or he’s like that because of the tough boss he has at work. He’s late all the time, but then, he’s just from Miami.</p><p>Living in Fort Lauderdale is like having one of those friends. It’s a city that’s often the punch line of a joke in a state that just can’t seem to stay out of late-night monologues.</p> Fri, 10 May 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Eric Barton 13811 at http://wlrn.org Fort Lauderdale Mayor: 'The Onion Did Not Make Me Cry'