Calendar Of Events Dance
Written by Miami Today on February 19, 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.
The Miami Contemporary Dance Company presents "Nonna’s Pasta Dances" based on the life of company choreographer Ray Sullivan. He takes his memories of cooking with his Italian grandmother and introduces audiences to crazy, over the top characters and zany, off the wall dances. 8 p.m. Ends Feb. 21. Colony Theater, 555 17th St., Miami Beach. Details: (305) 865-6232.
Miami Dade College’s Cultura Del Lobo performance series hosts poet Marc Bamuthi Joseph for the multimedia performance, "the break/s." This performance is a journey through the history of hip-hop music presented in verse, dance and film inspired by Jeff Chang’s 2005 book, "Can’t Stop Won’t Stop." 8 p.m. Feb. 20 and 21. William and Joan Lehman Theater at the North Campus, 11380 NW 27th Ave., Westview. $18 students and seniors, $22-$26 others. Details: (305) 237-3010 or www.mdc.edu/culture.