Performing Arts

OceanDance 2006

Free: Sat, Dec. 30; 8 pm and Sun, Dec. 31; 9:30 pm Hollywood Beach; Free

“New Year’s Eve. Grand stage on beach. Dazzling dance extravaganza. Sky filled with stars. Warm sand. Perfect weather. That’s what celebrants found at OceanDance.” – Jana Soeldner Danger, The Miami Herald

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Sat, Dec. 9, 2006; 8 pm

“It was one of those rare pieces that I wanted to see again, to look for the concept behind the extraordinary moves.” Barbara Leverone, Sarasota Herald Tribune

Tickets: $18-$23

Master Class, Sat, Dec. 9; 11 am – 12:30 pm

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Deeply Rooted Dance Theater

Sat, Nov. 4, 2006; 8 pm
Individual: $25
Buy or call TheatreMania at 866-811-4111
Student/Senior: $22 Buy or call TheatreMania at 866-811-4111
Members: $20 (Members must call TheatreMania to receive member discount.)

“[Deeply Rooted] deserves to be spoken about in the same breath as Hubbard Street Dance Chicago and the Joffrey Ballet.yet with a profile very much its own.spiritual fervor, physical prowess, and sheer, unalloyed joy in movement.” Hedy Weiss, Chicago Sun-Times

Artist Lecture and Demonstration, Fri, Nov. 3; 7 pm (Free)
Master Class, Sat, Nov. 4; 11 am – 12:30 pm

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Up On Stage: A Preview of the 06/07 Florida Dance Season

Sat, Oct. 21, 2006; 8 pm
Individual: $15
Buy or call TheatreMania at 866-811-4111
Member: $12 (Members must call TheatreMania to receive member discount.)

The Art and Culture Center of Hollywood will kick off its performing arts season with Up On Stage: A Preview of the 06/07 Florida Dance Season. Audiences will experience performances by some of Florida’s most talented, professional dance companies.

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One-Night Jams

This hot series of concerts will showcase renowned jazz, blues and world-music performers in an intimate nightclub-like setting.

Yuko Shirota with Kenji Matsuura, “Be-Bob” Grabowski, and Kenny Millions

Fri, June 2, 2006, 8:30 pm Buy

Charles Greene Trio

Fri, June 16, 2006, 8:30 pm Buy

Albert Castiglia and Graham Drout

Fri, June 30, 2006, 8:30 pm Buy

J.P. Soars & Gypsy Blue

Fri, July 14, 2006, 8:30 pm Buy

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Elisa Monte Dance

Fri, March 31, 8 pm Buy
Sat., April 1, 2006; 8 pm Buy
Master Class, Sat., April 1, 2006; 11 am

Over two decades ago, Elisa Monte caught the world’s attention with a piece called “Threading” and her own ambitious powerhouse of a company. Today, the acclaimed Elisa Monte Dance has performed in more than 40 countries and is widely recognized for its highly athletic and sensual style and its technical and physical acuity.

“Physically intense and sensual…echoes classic styles without ever losing sight of the modern…” – New York Magazine

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Giovanni Luquini Performance Troupe

Fri, March 17, 2006; 8 pmBuy
Sat, March 18, 2006; 8 pm Buy
Master Class, Sat, March 18, 2006; 11 am

“His solo…revealed Mr. Luquini to be an extremely lithe dancer who twisted and turned as if revolving around a spiritual axis deep inside him.” – The New York Times

Brazilian-born director and choreographer Giovanni Luquini’s work blends urban themes and interpersonal struggles with rich movement.

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Dance Now! Ensemble

Fri, Feb 10, 2006; 8 pm Buy
Sat, Feb 11, 2006; 8 pm Buy
Master Class, Sat, Feb 11, 2006; 11 am

Flowing musicality and visual flair are the hallmarks of this critically acclaimed dance troupe. Voted “best experimental dance company” by the Miami Sun Post, the company performs imaginative explorations of movement to edgy, eclectic soundtracks.

“Dance Now! Ensemble’s performance…showed this local modern troupe had reached a new level of choreographic and artistic maturity…” – The Herald Broward

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Koresh Dance Company

Fri, Jan 27, 2006; 8 pm Buy
Sat, Jan 28, 2006; 8 pm Buy
Master Class, Sat, Jan 28, 2006; 11 am

Renowned for their powerful stage presence and energy, Philadelphia’s Koresh Dance Company is hailed as an extraordinary newcomer to the national scene.

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Broadway Actors Performances, Summer Arts Camp 2016

Don’t miss the final performance of our Broadway Actors campers!

Broadway Actors production of Seussical, Jr.
Performance: Friday, July 8 at 5:30 pm
$8 Adult
$5 Children under 12

Broadway Actors production of Honk!, Jr.
Performance: Friday, August 12 at 5:30 pm
$8 Adult
$5 Children under 12

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Mixed Up Fairy Tales

By Page Turner Adventures
Saturday, May 14, 2016, 2pm

“World Famous Storyologist” Page Turner and her slapstick sidekick need your help to break a spell or Beauty will sleep for 100 years!

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The Tiger and the Brahmin

By Momentum Dance Company
Saturday, March 19, 2016, 2pm

Spice up your afternoon with this colorful fable from India that tells the story of a trusting Brahmin whose kindness to a Tiger is betrayed when the Tiger tries to eat him!

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Princess Thimbelina

By Bits ‘N Pieces Puppet Theatre
Saturday, February 20, 2016, 2pm

Come along and sing with Thimbelina and her menagerie of animal friends in Bits N Pieces Puppet Theatre’s original musical adaptation.

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Broadway Actors Performances, Summer Arts Camp 2015

Don’t miss the final performance of our Broadway Actors campers as they bring a family friendly musical theatre production of a Disney classic to life!

Broadway Actors production of Disney’s Mulan, Junior.
Performance: Friday, August 7 at 5 pm
$8 Adult
$5 Children under 12

Defying the village matchmaker, Mulan takes up arms and disguises as a boy in order to spare her father from having to serve in the army. The Huns have invaded, and it is up to the misfit Mulan and her mischievous sidekick Mushu to save the Emperor! Disney’s Mulan, Jr. is a heartwarming celebration of culture, honor, and the fighting spirit.

Past Performance
Broadway Actors production of Shrek, Junior
Performance: Thursday, July 2 at 5 pm
$8 Adult
$5 Children under 12

In a faraway kingdom, the green ogre Shrek finds his swamp invaded by banished fairy tale misfits, runaways who’ve been cast off by Lord Farquaad, a tiny terror with big ambitions. When Shrek sets off with a wise-cracking donkey to confront Farquaad, he’s handed a task – if he rescues feisty Princess Fiona from the Dragon-guarded tower, his swamp will be returned to him. But, a fairy tale wouldn’t be complete without unexpected twists and turns along the way.

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Dog Loves Books presented by ArtsPower

Sat. May 2, 2015, 2 pm

Louise Yates’ New York Times Best Seller comes to life in a cheerful musical about the irresistible Dog who loves everything about books. In fact, he loves books SO much that he decides to open up his own bookstore. ArtsPower’s delightful new musical celebrates the power of the imagination and the satisfaction that comes when you share books and friendship with others.

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The Magic Toy Shop presented by Momentum Dance Company

Sat. March 21, 2015, 2 pm

Come see this magical performance where a kind old toymaker creates toys that come to life at night. Exciting mischief unfolds when a curious young girl sneaks into the toy shop after the toymaker has closed his shop for the evening. This delightful tale is a perfect afternoon treat for families and young audiences and will awaken the imagination of children of all ages!

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Ballad of America presented by Matthew Sabatella and the Rambling String Band

Sat. January 24, 2015, 2 pm

The whole family can stomp their feet, and clap along to classic American folk songs, and hear stories about the people from the past who brought them to life! With vocals, guitar, banjo, fiddle, and a wealth of traditional American folk songs, Matthew Sabatella and the Rambling String Band are sure to have you singin’ your favorite ballad of America!

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Moving Current Dance Collective: Dancing Your Direction

Sat., May 10, 2014, 2pm


Dancing Your Direction is an interactive performance that makes contemporary dance understandable for audiences of all ages. After each dance and a quick chat, the audience becomes the choreographer, giving direction to the dancers.

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West Broward High School: HANDS

Sat., April 26, 2014, 2 pm


West Broward High School’s performance of Helping America Notice Deaf Society (HANDS) will enthrall people of all ages. HANDS is an inspiring infusion of sign language, exciting choreography, and music, including classic favorites to current hits.