Thursday, January 16, 2014


Wednesday, January 15, 8:00 p.m.
Exostage @ Miami Beach SoundScape, 500 17 Street
Enjoy free movies every Wednesday night! This week:NOW YOU SEE ME (2013) Directed by Louis Leterrier with Jesse Eisenberg and Mark Ruffalo.The FREE SoundScape Cinema Series is presented generously by the Marilyn and Edward Gadinsky CharitableFoundation. Bring your blanket or beach chair and picnic! No glass please.
The 37th Annual Art Deco Weekend
January 17 - 19, 2014
Ocean Drive Miami Beach
Designated "Art Deco at Play," this year's message is clear: Bring the kids-and be a kid! The exhibition hall at the Art Deco Welcome Center, 1001 Ocean Drive, will display antique toys, with a special emphasis on those from the Art Deco '20s and '30s. Count on the films and fashion, live music and lectures, vendors and visuals, parades and preservation that set this street fair apart from any other.
Art Club for Adults
Thursday, January 16, 1:30 p.m.
Bass Museum of Art, 2100 Collins Avenue
The mission of this program is to stimulate creativity and provide an opportunity for discussions about art and life. Each week features a different program or activity for the class. For more Info: or call 305.673.7530. Members and Miami Beach Residents: free. Non-members: $8 (cost of museum admission)
Thursday, January 16, 8:00 p.m.
Exostage @ Miami Beach SoundScape, 500 17 Street
Enjoy free movies every Wednesday night! This week: PHILADELPHIA (1993) Directed by Jonathan Demme with Tom Hanks and Denzel Washington.The FREE SoundScape Cinema Series is presented generously by the Marilyn and Edward Gadinsky CharitableFoundation. Bring your blanket or beach chair and picnic! No glass please.
Band Shell Movie Night: Back to the Future PG FREE
Friday, January 17, 7:00 p.m.
North Shore Band Shell, 7275 Collins Avenue
Come out and enjoy a movie under the stars at our new North Shore Park Band Shell... FREE! Movie and start times subject to change.
Friday, January 17, 9:00 p.m.
Miami Beach Cinematheque, 1130 Washington Avenue
Armed with a roguish charm, journalist Jep Gambardella he has seduced his way through the city's lavish night life for decades, but when his 65th birthday coincides with a shock from the past, Jep finds himself unexpectedly taking stock of his life, turning his cutting wit on himself and his contemporaries. (In Italian with English subtitles).
Museum Tours
Saturday, January 18, 2:00 p.m.
Bass Museum of Art, 2100 Collins Avenue
Docent led tours of the museum exhibitions. For more Info: www.bassmuseum.orgor call 305.673.7530 Members and Miami Beach Residents: free. Non-members: $8 (cost of museum admission).
Saturday, January 18, 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, January 19, 8:00 p.m. 
Miami Beach Cinematheque, 1130 Washington
Robert Redford stars in All Is Lost, an open-water thriller about one man's battle for survival against the elements after his sailboat is destroyed at sea. With a musical score by Alex Ebert, the film is a gripping, visceral and powerfully moving tribute to ingenuity and resilience.
Saturday, January 18, 6:00 p.m.
North Beach Band Shell, 7275 Collins Avenue
A DAY AT THE BEACH is a two-part concert series event creating a platform for world class and local artists to showcase their musical talents at the highest level of production. Discounted pre-sale event tickets are available for $10; the regular price will be $15 at the door. The event is open to all ages.
Saturday, January 18, 7:00 p.m.
Sunday, January 19, 6:00 p.m.
Miami Beach Cinematheque, 1130 Washington Avenue
Elise and Didier fall in love at first sight. She has her own tattoo shop and he plays the banjo in a bluegrass band. An intensely moving portrait of a relationship from beginning to end, propelled by a soundtrack of foot-stomping bluegrass, The Broken Circle Breakdown is a romantic melodrama of the highest order. (In Flemish with Engish subtitles).
Double Double
Saturday, January 18, 7:30 p.m.
New World Center, 500 17 Street
Reinbert de Leeuw, conductor.This new music concert highlights the distinctive format of the double concerto during which not one, but two soloists perform per piece. Members of the Ensemble Modern - a Germany-based group dedicated to sharing the music of contemporary composers - join Fellows in an evening of virtuosity not to be missed.
Saturday, January 18, 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday, January 22, 9:00 p.m.
Miami Beach Cinematheque, 1130 Washington Avenue
Adèle, a young woman whose longings and ecstasies and losses are charted across a span of several years. Léa Seydoux (Midnight in Paris) is the older woman who excites her desire and becomes the love of her life. Kechiche's movie is an epic of emotional transformation. Blue pulses with gestures, embraces, furtive exchanges, and arias of joy and devastation, some verbal and some physical. (In French with English subtitles)
French Baroque: The Glories of Versailles
Sunday, January 19, 4:00 p.m.
All Souls Episcopal Church, 4025 Pine Tree Drive
The elaborate ornamentation and symmetrical perfection of French Baroque: The Glories of Versailles mirrors the decadence of King Louis XIV's most prized possession: his Royal Chapel, Versailles. Seraphic Fire evokes this gilded age in a program dedicated to King Louis's most prized possession - the music of his Royal Chapel.Children under 8 years of age will not be permitted.
21st Century Classical Composer's Concert: Duo Yamamoto
Wednesday, January 22, 8:00 p.m.
New World Symphony, 500 17 Street
The world's top duo piano artists, Yuka and Ayaka Yamamoto, perform William Bolcom, Shelly Berg, Gabriela Lena Frank, Alice Ping Yee Ho, Takashi Yoshimatsu, and Robert Xavier Rodriguez. These Grammy, Academy Award, Pulitzer Prize and Emmy Winning composers are the 21st Century's most performed artists in the great Classical concert halls. $50 orchestra gallery; $35 general admission; $5 Students.
Wednesday, January 22, 8:00 p.m.
Exostage @ Miami Beach SoundScape, 500 17 Street
Enjoy free movies every Wednesday night! This week: GREASE 2 (1982) Directed by Patricia Birch with Michelle Pfeiffer and Maxwell Caulfield.The FREE SoundScape Cinema Series is presented generously by the Marilyn and Edward Gadinsky CharitableFoundation. Bring your blanket or beach chair and picnic! No glass please.
The Last Night of Ballyhoo
Continues through February 2, 2014
Fridays and Saturdays, 8:00 p.m.
Sundays, 2:00 p.m.
Miami Beach Stage Door Theatre, 500 71st Street
Gone with The WInd is having its premiere and Hitler is invading Poland, but Atlanta's elitist German Jews are much more concerned with who is going to Ballyhoo, the social event of the season. Winner of the Tony Award for Best Play from the author of "Driving Miss Daisy".
Antony & Cleopatra by William Shakespeare
Continues through February 9, 2014
Colony Theatre, 1040 Lincoln Road
GableStage is collaborating with two of the world's most prestigious theaters - The Public in NYC and the Royal Shakespeare Company in the UK - on what promises to be one of the most exciting cultural events in our city's history! Adapted and directed by Miami's own award-winning playwright, Tarell Alvin McCraney, the production is set on the eve of the Haitian Revolution against the French.
Continues through February 16, 2014
Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU, 301 Washington Avenue
How did women contribute to the history of comics, and in particular, to autobiographical comics, a genre they helped birth? What is particularly Jewish and female about how they did it? And, why unveil parts of yourself and your life in comics? These are the questions posed to 18 artists, whose writings and drawings depict their own pain, laughter, shame, triumphs and self-doubts in a way that taps a collective nerve.
Continues through February 23, 2014
Bass Museum of Art, 2100 Collins Avenue
TIME presents a selection of historical and contemporary artworks, objects and artists' projects that engage with ideas of time. The concept of time enables us to live with a sense of order and regularity; to conceive of duration; past, present and future; and to maintain a sense of our place within this apparent continuum
Piotr Uklanski: ESL
Continues through March 16, 2014
Bass Museum of Art, 2100 Collins Avenue
Combined with selections from the collection of the Bass Museum of Art, Uklanski's works will address issues related to his ESL status-whether through their outsider relationship to American pop culture, their aspirations over the fabled American Dream, or through Americanized references to Polish history and art.

Growers, Grocers & Gefilte Fish: A Gastronomic Look at Florida Jews & Food

Continues through October 5, 2014

Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU, 301 Washington Avenue
From the pierogies of Poland to the salsas of South America, this exhibition will comprise a wide range of historic items that tell the story of Floridian Jews in the food industry - those who grow, prepare, distribute, cook and serve the foods we love.
Pleasure, Fear and the Pursuit of Happiness FREE
Miami Beach Botanical Garden, 2000 Convention Center Drive
Nayda Collazo-Llorens will be installing 2D textual art along the meandering concrete pathways in the Garden. The text is based on thoughts and memories--both real and imagined--collected from Miami Beach locals and visitors. An opening reception will be held June 28, 5-7 p.m.
Untitled ([construction of good)]
The Wolfsonian-FIU, 1001 Washington Ave
The Wolfsonian-FIU presents a new site-specific exhibit, Untitled ([construction of good)] by artist Bhakti Baxter in The Wolfsonian Bridge Tender House beginning November 29th. The installation will take place in the steel structure created in the Art Deco style outside of the museum entrance. The focus of the exhibit will be on the construction of good for mankind, focusing on how the meanings of things are perpetually shaped by their human and historical contexts.
Egyptian Gallery
Bass Museum of Art, 2100 Collins Avenue
The Bass Museum of Art invites visitors to experience the ancient world at the only Egyptian Gallery in Florida.  The gallery offers a unique opportunity to learn about one of the world's oldest and most mysterious civilizations from its surviving objects, including an Egyptian sarcophagus and mummy.
Watercolors-English and American
World Erotic Art Museum, 1205 Washington Avenue
The extraordinary persona of Sylvie Jones, the famed London artist who has also written such popular children's books as "Who's in the Tub," will be on view. Tickets are $15 with no one under 18 admitted. 
Art and Design in the Modern Age: Selections from the Wolfsonian Collection
Wolfsonian-FIU, 1001 Washington Ave.
The nearly 300 works on display, 1885 to 1945,  provide insight into the ways design has influenced and adapted to the modern world.
Artcenter/South Florida Artists-In-Residence Ongoing
 Artcenter/South Florida, 800, 810 and 924 Lincoln Road
ArtCenter/South Florida ("ACSF") announces the arrival of four new Artists-in-Residence and welcomes visitors to their working studios. 
Selections from the Collection
Bass Museum of Art2100 Collins Avenue
The permanent collection of the Bass Museum of Art spans more than five hundred years and four continents, including works from Renaissance and Baroque paintings; Rococo court painting and English portraiture; painting and sculpture of North America and much more.
MOSAIC: Jewish Life in Florida
OngoingJewish Museum of Florida301 Washington Avenue
More than 500 photos and artifacts that depict the Jewish experience in Florida since 1763. The exhibit includes three films and a timeline wall of Jewish history.
Nightly -- Varying Times
1342 Washington Avenue
Jazid is proud to be the longest-running nightclub on Miami Beach with live music every night of the week. Jazid's diverse music includes a multi-cultural mix of Latin and American jazz, funk, cumbia, reggae, rock, and more.
Van Dyke Cafe
Live Jazz Nightly
846 Lincoln Road
Join us Upstairs at the Van Dyke, the perfect place to enjoy live music, lounge and socialize. 
Free Fridays at the Wolf  FREE 
Fridays, 6:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m. 
Wolfsonian-FIU, 1001 Washington Ave.
FREE gallery admission with the support of The Miami Herald. Tours begin at 6:00 p.m. with innovative programming at 7:00 pm. 
Guided, Private and Self-Guided Tours of the Art Deco Historic District
Art Deco Welcome Center, 1001 Ocean Drive
All tours take approximately 90 minutes. Prices vary.

Art Deco Bike and Segway Tours
Bike and Roll, 210 Tenth Street
$39 adults/$29 kids and students.

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