Calendar Of Events Dance
Written by Miami Today on November 20, 2008
Miami City Ballet School offers classes for adults, including traditional ballet, hip-hop and jazz-dance. Times and days vary. Miami City Ballet School, 2200 Liberty Ave., Miami Beach. $14 per class, $100 for 10 classes. Details: (305) 929-7007 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The New World School of the Arts and the University of Florida host a three-day celebration of African Dance, bringing together students from 55 colleges and high schools performing works from contemporary choreographers Peter London, Julie Williams and Robert Battle. 7 p.m. Ends Nov. 23. New World Dance Theater, 25 NE 2nd St., 8th floor, Miami. $5 students and seniors, $12 others. Details: (305) 237-3341 or www.mdc.edu.
FREE TO LOVE
The performance group Homo Sapiens theatrical dance event, "Free to Love: Silencio," celebrates the triumph of love and the human spirit over constraints imposed by politics, religion and the military. 7 and 8 p.m. Wolfsonian-FIU, 1001 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. Details: (305) 531-1001 or www.wolfsonian.org.
Dancer Michelle Ellsworth’s "The Objectification of Things" is part performance art, part ritual and part techno extravaganza. The performance illuminates the role objects play in life. The audience is reminded that no person has the reliability or predictability of a "thing." 8 p.m. Ends Nov. 22. The Byron Carlyle Theater, 500 71st St., Miami Beach. $18-$26. Details: (305) 237-3010 or www.mdc.edu/culture.