Calendar Of Events Dance
Written by Miami Today on February 5, 2009
The Miami City Ballet School offers classes for adults, including 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.
Miguel de Cervantes’ classic tale comes alive when one of the Miami City Ballet’s most popular performances returns for its first encore. From the fun of its street drama to the virtuoso demands of its classical set-pieces, "Don Quixote" is a delightful and lavish production. Ends Feb. 8. Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. Details: (877) 929-7010 or www.arshtcenter.org.
The Dance Now! Ensemble ushers in Valentine’s Day with "Dances in the Key of Love." Through their choreography, directors Hannah Baumgarten and Diego Salterini, celebrate love in its various forms. 8 p.m. Feb. 8, 7 p.m. Byron Carlyle Theater
500 71st St., Miami Beach. $25. Details: www.dancenowmiami.org.
The Flamenco Festival Miami begins with a performance of "Carmen." Choreographed by Antonio Gades, "Carmen" retells classic tales of love, seduction, betrayal and revenge. 8 p.m. Ends Feb. 13. Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $35-$95. Details: (305) 949-6722.