Arsht Center http://wlrn.org en Local Dancers Train With Alvin Ailey Dance Company At The Arsht http://wlrn.org/post/local-dancers-train-alvin-ailey-dance-company-arsht <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Once a year the Alvin </span>Ailey<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> American Dance Theater comes to town to perform at the </span>Arsht<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Center. Wednesday night the rehearsal director of the company taught a free master class for any dancers interested. The only requirements were that dancers had to be at intermediate level and 16 or older.</span></p> Thu, 20 Feb 2014 22:51:06 +0000 Lisann Ramos 28186 at http://wlrn.org Local Dancers Train With Alvin Ailey Dance Company At The Arsht 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 The Arsht Center Sees A Future In Video Games http://wlrn.org/post/arsht-center-sees-future-video-games <p></p><p>A very different crowd will be filing into the Adrienne Arsht Center’s Knight Concert Hall this weekend. &nbsp;Instead of the usual group, predominately made up of women between 55 and 65 years old, swarms of 18- to 25-year-old boys will be packing the seats.</p><p>But they aren’t coming for Mozart or Beethoven. They’re coming to hear the music of a popular, 25-year-old video-game series, called <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Final_Fantasy" target="_blank">Final Fantasy</a>, performed by an orchestra.</p> Fri, 22 Nov 2013 16:20:21 +0000 Arianna Prothero 24045 at http://wlrn.org The Arsht Center Sees A Future In Video Games 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 Arsht Center, Palm Beach Chamber Music Festival, Chef Norman Van Aken and Palm Beach Arts Calendar http://wlrn.org/post/arsht-center-palm-beach-chamber-music-festival-chef-norman-van-aken-and-palm-beach-arts <p></p> Fri, 23 Aug 2013 17:00:00 +0000 Ed Bell & Paul Leary 19474 at http://wlrn.org Arsht Center, Palm Beach Chamber Music Festival, Chef Norman Van Aken and Palm Beach Arts Calendar