Nabucco May 2
Nabucco is the opera that catapulted Verdi to his place as one of the greatest opera composers in history, and you can see it live with Opera Naples next weekend! Nabucco, presented in partnership with ArtsNaples World Festival at North Naples United Methodist Church, runs one night only, Friday, May 2nd, at 8pm. operanaples.org
Everybody Drinks the Same Water May 3 - June 1
Miami Theater Center opens the world premiere of a production by Stephanie Ansin & Fernando Calzadilla. Everybody Drinks the Same Water takes place in Spain hundreds of years ago, but the themes are still relevant today. The show opens Saturday May 3rd and runs through June 1st. Plus, Miami Theater Center will host a family-friendly, four-block-long street fair in Miami Shores, with jugglers, flamenco and belly dancers, artists, musicians, food trucks, face painting, and even a parade. That’s noon to 6 on Sunday the 4th. mtcmiami.org
Ghost - The Musical Apr 29 - May 11
There’s a new Broadway musical based on an Oscar winning film coming to Ft. Lauderdale next weekend…the film that inspired a surge in popularity for Unchained Melody by The Righteous Brothers and ceramics. Ghost – The Musical opens next Tuesday the 29th at the Broward Center, and runs through May 11th. Evening and matinee performances, showtimes vary. You can get details and tickets at browardcenter.org.
Miami Grands Apr 27
So…what’s the sound of 10 pianos playing? You don’t have to wonder or imagine, you can hear it for yourself. Barry University has commissioned internationally-renowned composer Michael Torke to compose a piece, inspired entirely by Miami, for 10 grand pianos on a single stage! The world premiere of Miami Grands is this weekend, Sunday the 27th at Barry University, Miami Shores. Visit barry.edu for more information.
Nabucco May 2