Miami Dade College Live Arts Presentation

Miami's most eclectic performing arts series extraordinary programs—unforgettable experiences. UP NEXT: MORIKEBA KOUYATE Singing in his native Mandingo language and offering virtuosic performances on the kora (a 21-string instrument made from a calabash), Kouyate delights audiences young and old with call-and-response songs and engaging stories that share the 700 year old history of the Mandingo people.  Performance followed by Sun Ra Arkestra. MORIKEBA...

Argentina Takes Top Prizes; US Docs, Spain, Venezuela Make Strong Showings At 35th MDC’s Miami Film Festival Awards

Miami, FL —Miami Dade College’s Miami Film Festival unveiled award winners this past weekend in all competition categories for its recently concluded 35th edition, which ran March 9 – 18th, and films from Argentina dominated the top prizes.  The Festival’s Grand Jury Prize for Best Film in its signature $40,000 Knight Competition, sponsored by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, went...

Miami Dade College’s 35th Miami Film Festival Red Carpet Premiere. Article and photos by Ray Raposo

On March 9th, Miami Dade College’s 35th Miami Film Festival had the Movie Premier of Director Jason Reitman’s “Tully” starting Charleze Theron, Ron Livingston, Mark Duplass, Elaine Tan and MacKenzie Davis as Tully. It’s the third collaboration between Director Reitman and screenwriter Diablo Cody including the Oscar winning Juno and Young Adult.  The celebrity Red Carpet outside of the Olympia Theater...

BLUE Missions Grand Opening & Documentary Screening of “Every Drop Counts” at Sunset Place

Join BLUE Missions on World Water Day as we present our award winning documentary "Every Drop Counts" at Sunset Place AMC Theaters in South Miami followed by the grand opening of our new BLUE HQ downstairs! BLUE Missions “To combat the global water and sanitation crisis by educating the youth of today of the great need that exists and to facilitate authentic...

Miccosukee Resort hosted The Southern Uprising Tour Concert. Article and Photos by Ray Raposo

On Saturday, March 10th, The Miccosukee Tribe of Indians presented Gator Jams which brought together the Southern Uprising Concert, with four classic Country Music acts, as well as the Krome BBQ Cook-off Competition, featuring eight different contestants at the terrific Miccosukee Resort & Gaming complex.           While the Krome area cloud filled sky threatening rain that never came, the music started at 6 p.m....