Calendar Of Events Dance
Written by Miami Today on December 18, 2008
The 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.
A beautifully decorated Christmas tree glows, winter snow flakes fall before the audience’s eyes and a Nutcracker doll magically comes alive to rescue a young girl in distress. This is all part of Miami City Ballet’s spectacular production of George Balanchine’s "The Nutcracker." 7:30 p.m. Dec. 20,21 and 23. Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $19.75-$65. Details: (305) 929-7000 or www.miamicityballet.org.
The Cuban Classical Ballet of Miami puts on a performance of "The Nutcracker" featuring guest dancers Hayna Gutierrez and Miguel Angel Blanco. 2 and 6 p.m. Dade County Auditorium, 2901 W Flagler St., Miami. Details: (305) 358-5885 or www.ticketmaster.com.
The Miami Design Preservation League hosts a dance workshop led by Oscar Caballero and Roxana Garber, professional tango dancers and artistic directors of the Tango Times Dance Company. 4-5:30 p.m. Art Deco Education Center at Historic City Hall, 1130 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. $20. Details: (305) 672-2014 or www.mdpl.org.