Performing Arts Archive

OceanDance 2007

Dec. 30 and 31, 2007

Now in its ninth year, OceanDance continues with a FREE dance performance on Hollywood Beach. This year’s celebration features the Wylliams/Henry Danse Theatre of Kansas City, Mo., spotlighting a collection of repertory works ranging from contemporary classics to the avant garde. Arrive early and don’t forget to bring your beach chair, as this annual event cannot be missed.

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Family Day: A Storydance on Anansi

Sun, Nov. 18, 2007, 1 pm
FREE

Through modern dance, Freddick Bratcher and Company presents the story of Anansi the mischievous spider. Anansi and his cast of characters will leap from the storybook pages as this magical folk tale comes to life through dance, music and narration.

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Amokura Performing Arts Group

Thurs, Aug. 23, 2007; 7pm

The Art and Culture Center of Hollywood in partnership with the Seminole Tribe of Florida will present a free outdoor performance by Amokura at the ArtsPark at Young Circle in downtown Hollywood.

Amokura is a traditional Maori performing arts group from Aotearoa (Land of the Long White Cloud), otherwise known as New Zealand. A pan-tribal group with members representing many different tribes throughout Aotearoa, Amokura will perform a variety of traditional Maori chants, action songs, implement medleys and “haka.”

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Lanzallamas Monofonica

Sat, Aug. 18, 2007; 8pm
Artspark at Young Circle (US-1 and Young Circle), FREE

Lanzallamas Monofonica is a seven-piece ensemble charged with melodic fire and global rhythmical chemistry. Percussive instruments such as the cajon, steel pan, tumbas, timbalitos, Afro-Brazilian hand percussion, and drum set are blended with acoustic guitar, cuatro, violin, piano, bass, and flugle horn to complement and enrich the sonic concept and deliver a unique sound.

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One Night Jams 2007

Joey Gilmore
Saturday, Feb. 24, 8:30 pm
Individual: $20 Buy or call TheaterMania at 866-811-4111
Members: $18 (Members must call TheaterMania to receive member discount.)

The Blues Hounds
Saturday, March 24, 8:30 pm
Individual: $20 Buy or call TheaterMania at 866-811-4111
Members: $18 (Members must call TheaterMania to receive member discount.)

Han Bennink and Misha Mengelberg
Saturday, April 14, 8:30 pm
Individual: $20 Buy or call TheaterMania at 866-811-4111
Members: $18 (Members must call TheaterMania to receive member discount.)

The Nucklebusters
Saturday, April 28, 8:30 pm
Individual: $20Buy or call TheaterMania at 866-811-4111
Members: $18 (Members must call TheaterMania to receive member discount.)

“Audience participation went out the door in a wonderful way on opening night of this year’s One-Night Jams concert series.” – Miami Herald

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Saturday, Feb. 10, 2007, 11 am
Individual: $12 Buy or call TheaterMania at 866-811-4111
Child: $8 Buy or call TheaterMania at 866-811-4111
Kids: Under 4 free but requires a reserved ticket
Members individual: $10
Members child: $5 (Members must call TheaterMania to receive member discount.)

Bits ‘N Pieces presents their original musical production of Rip Van Winkle and his hunting dog Wolfie with giant, nine-feet-tall puppets. A unique combination of talented puppeteers and actors bring a new dimension to the world of live theater.

Feather-Top Rod Puppet Workshop
Sat, Feb. 10; 1 pm
Non-members: $5 per child Buy or call TheaterMania at 866-811-4111
Members: $3 per child (Members must call TheaterMania to receive member discount.)
Adults: Free with child registration

Learn to make your very own puppet with the Bits ‘N Pieces Puppet Theatre puppeteers.

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Thodos Dance Chicago

Sat, Jan. 27, 2007; 8 pm
Individual: $23 Buy or call TheaterMania at 866-811-4111
Student/Senior: $20 Buy or call TheaterMania at 866-811-4111
Members: $18 (Members must call TheaterMania to receive member discount.)

“I have attended most of Melissa Thodos & Dancers’ Chicago area performance and have found them to be highly innovative, technically strong and appealing to audiences of all ages.” Gerald Arpino, Founder & Artistic Director, The Joffrey Ballet of Chicago

Young Dancers Workshop, Sat, Jan. 27; 11 am – 12:30 pm,
Ages 8-15

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