Calendar Of Events Dance
Written by Miami Today on February 4, 2010
Miami City Ballet performs "The Neighborhood Ballroom," choreographed by founding artistic director Edward Villella. Paying homage to American popular music and social dances, the performance features a vixen flapper, a Hollywood starlet and a Latin nightclub dancer competing for the attention of a poet in a neighborhood ballroom. In addition, a pre-performance talk will be given by Mr. Villella or a member of the ballet’s artistic staff 55 minutes before each performance. 8 p.m. Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $19-$169. Additional performances 8 p.m. Feb. 6 and 2 p.m. Feb. 7. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.arshtcenter.org.