FGO’S ‘AGRIPPINA’ TAKES HANDEL’S BAROQUE OPERA IN WHOLE NEW DIRECTION

Posted By Michelle F. Solomon
Artburstmiami.com

While Florida Grand Opera had plans to stage George Frideric Handel’s “Agrippina” as the finale of its 80th anniversary season, it was the location selected for the performances that ultimately shaped the production.

“Agrippina” is on stage at the Miami Scottish Rite Temple opening Saturday, May 14 through Thursday, May 19.

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PRETTY WOMAN THE MUSICAL TO PREMIERE AT THE Broward Center MAY 4-15

PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL, based on one of Hollywood’s most beloved romantic stories of all time, is now on tour! Starring Broadway superstar and Tony Award®-nominee Adam Pascal as Edward  Lewis and rising star Olivia Valli as the charming and charismatic Vivian Ward, PRETTY WOMAN: THE  MUSICAL springs to life with a powerhouse creative team led by two-time Tony Award®-winning  director and choreographer Jerry Mitchell (Hairspray, Kinky Boots, Legally Blonde).

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New City Players mounts it’s postponed pandemic production

Somewhere in Philadelphia, Elliot has returned from Iraq and is struggling to find his place in the world. Somewhere in a chat room, recovering addicts keep each other alive, hour by hour, day by day. The boundaries of family and community are stretched across continents and cyberspace as birth families splinter and online families collide. This beautiful Pulitzer Prize winning play is a heartfelt meditation on lives on the brink of redemption. 

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Palm Beach Dramaworks Announces 2022-2023 Season

The contemporary American experience, in all its vigor and complexity, takes center stage at Palm Beach Dramaworks in the 2022-2023 season. Producing Artistic Director William Hayes announced today that PBD’s twenty-third season will feature two Pulitzer Prize-winning plays, Topdog/Underdogby Suzan-Lori Parks and August: Osage County by Tracy Letts; a Pulitzer Prize-finalist, 4000 Miles by Amy Herzog; the world premiere of The Science of Leaving Omaha by Carter W. Lewis; and the classic Twelve Angry Men by Reginald Rose. Opening night is Friday, October 14.

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ANNOUNCING THE 2022/2023 BANK OF AMERICA BROADWAY IN FORT LAUDERDALE SEASON

Bank of America Broadway in Fort Lauderdale is proud to announce its  2022/2023 season at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts. The season includes four South Florida premiers; SIX,  TINA – The Tina Turner Musical, Harper Lee’s TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD and BEETLEJUICE. The season also features the return of HAMILTON and two subscriber choice options, CHICAGO and MEAN GIRLS. RIVERDANCE will also be available  for purchase as a season option.  

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Foam Cannons, Bubble Machines, Human Water Fountains at Caraboom, in Downtown Miami, March 31-April 10

Imagine a car wash where no cars are washed. Where carwash mechanics as dynamics for drama! CARABOOM is an unexpected spectacle of silliness and physical poetry following the trials and triumphs of the Caraboom Family. Foam cannons, bubble machines and human water fountains immerse participants and passengers in a splash filled adventure!

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Frozen Arrives in South Florida

The national tour of Frozen has officially arrived to South Florida! South Florida Theater Magazine is at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts where Frozen will be performing shows from March 9 to March 20. Make sure to grab some tickets at www.frozenthemusical.com/tickets for a truly spectacular show.

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Grammy-winning music legends make up for lost time with a reunion more than 40 years in the making

The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County (@arshtcenter) is presenting Grammy-winning Cuban jazz legends CHUCHO VALDÉS (@chuchovaldesmusic) and PAQUITO D’RIVERA (@paquitodrivera), live in concert for one night only on June 18, 2022.  The history of the close friendship and shared musical adventures between Valdés and D’Rivera goes back 60 years – but in recent decades, their paths rarely crossed. Chucho and Paquito are now making up for lost time with a new album, I Missed You Too, and a world tour. 

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