See three new Miami plays before they reach the stage at the From Scratch – Festival of Staged Readings on August 22-23, 2015. For the past two years, three local playwrights - Chris Demos-Brown, Andie Arthur, and Juan C. Sanchez - participated in the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs’ Playwright Development Program and have worked to create a new play from scratch, under the instruction of Master Playwright, Sheri Wilner. Scripts developed through the Program have often gone onto regional theatre stages.
Please register/mark your calendars for two upcoming Private Sector events sponsored by Americans for the Arts.
February 23 Americans for the Arts Conference Call: Making Major Asks
The nation's largest source of private sector funds is not being tapped by most arts organizations–and there’s a chance you may be included in that group. Join Americans for the Arts and guests from Richmond, Virginia for a free February 23 conference call to learn more about how you can take better advantage of this untapped private sector resource.
Dance/USA will host its 7th Annual Conference in Miami, FL from June 17- 20, 2015. From executive directors and emerging arts leaders to managers and presenters, agents and artists, join nearly 500 individuals associated with the professional dance field for networking, creative conversation, enriching training sessions, discussion on important issues facing the field, and performances.
South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center Named Best Theater for Drama by Miami New Times, Best of Miami
(MIAMI, June 17, 2014) – South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center is named Best Theater for Drama by Miami New Times in their annual Best of Miami series. The publication highlights the Center’s role in providing a home for South Florida's New Theatre.
LOCAL CULTURAL ORGANIZATIONS CONTINUE TO SUCCESSFULLY RAISE FUNDS ON power2give.org
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MIAMI, June 21, 2012 – The most comprehensive economic impact study of the nonprofit arts and culture industry ever conducted in the United States, Arts & Economic Prosperity IV was announced by Americans for the Arts, the nation’s leading nonprofit organization for advancing the arts and arts education.
MIAMI, May 29, 2012 -- The Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs announces the release of the 2012-2013 Golden Ticket Arts Guide, a catalog of free cultural events and activities for senior citizens in Miami-Dade County. This 6th annual edition of the bilingual guide, printed in English and Spanish, continues to help connect Miami-Dade’s senior residents with some of the best arts and cultural offerings in the community.
LAST WEEK OF REGISTRATION FOR THE FALL 2013 SESSION OF “ALL KIDS INCLUDED - YOUTH ARTS IN THE PARKS” PROGRAM FOR CHILDREN AND YOUTH WITH AND WITHOUT DISABILITIES
(Miami – August 29, 2013) This coming Monday, September 2, 2013, is the deadline to register for the “All Kids Included - Youth Arts in the Parks” program presented by the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs and Miami-Dade County Park, Recreation and Open Spaces Disability Services, in partnership with Arts for Learning and Project AWWOL - A World WithOut Labels. “All Kids Included - Youth Arts in the Parks” is an inclusive, socially-oriented arts program for children and youth with and without disabilities that takes place on Saturday mornings, beginning with a parent orient