SOUNDS OF THE SEASON WALLCAST CONCERT
Conductor Dean Whiteside leads a program including holiday classics by Prokofiev, Tchaikovsky, Hyken, Anderson and the beloved “Twas the Night Before Christmas,” narrated by Jimmy L. Morales
INSTITUTE OF CONTEMPORARY ART
Friday 12/15 – Sunday 12/17
11:00 am – 7:00 pm
61 NE 41st St.
Miami’s newest contemporary art museum, the Institute of Contemporary Art. The shiny exterior is a work of art unto itself but step inside for a look at installations throughout the multi-story building. There are pieces by six contemporary artists on display around the Ground Floor, a sculpture garden and even a multi-panel installation in the central stairwell.
FREE SYMPHONY CONCERT
Miami Symphony Orchestra
Fridays 12/15 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Palm Court in the Miami Design District
140 NE 39 St.
Miami, FL 33137
The Miami Design District Performance Series, presented by the Knight Foundation, delivers a FREE weekly Friday night ensemble of pop-up live musical performances. It is produced by impresario extraordinaire Emilio Estefan in collaboration with Maestro Eduardo Marturet of The Miami Symphony Orchestra (MISO).
BECOMING DR. RUTH
Friday 12/15 @ 8:00 pm
Saturday 12/16 @ 2:00 pm and @ 8:00 pm
Sundays 12/17 @ 2:00 pm & 7:00 pm
Runs through 12/24
1200 Anastasia Avenue
Coral Gables, Florida 33134
Everyone knows Dr. Ruth Westheimer as America’s most famous sex therapist. Few, however, know the incredible journey that preceded it. From fleeing the Nazis in the Kindertransport and joining the Haganah in Jerusalem as a scout and sniper, to her struggles to succeed as a single mother coming to America, Becoming Dr. Ruth is filled with the humor, honesty and life-affirming spirit of Karola Ruth Siegel, the girl who became “Dr. Ruth”.”Endearing! Inspiring and highly enjoyable! An illuminating portrait!” – New York Times
STORY-TIME AND PHOTOS WITH SANTA
Saturday 12/16 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Dearing Estate at Cutler
16701 SW 72nd Ave
Miami, FL 33157
Cost: $12 – $7 children (Free for Members)
Santa Claus is coming to town and he’s visiting the Estate! Enjoy story-time with Santa’s elves throughout the historic houses and photos with Santa (for an additional fee) inside the historic Stone House Ballroom. Children can also participate in holiday arts & crafts activities. Holiday photo packages with Santa are available starting at $10 (cash only).
HOLIDAY EXTRAVAGANZA – FUNDRAISER
The Coral Gables Museum’s Board of Directors invites you to join us for “A Holiday Extravaganza,” a fundraiser on the Museum Plaza benefiting the Museum’s education programs. Enjoy a festive evening of holiday cheer complete with dinner, drinks and a full concert of holiday classics! Ring in the holiday season with Basque concert pianist Roberto Berrocal, accompanied by his diversely talented vocalist friends, as they perform a full concert of traditional holiday music. More info
CORAL GABLES HOLIDAY MARKET
Celebrate the holiday season with a nighttime holiday market in downtown Coral Gables. The eastern end of Giralda Plaza will be transformed into a holiday village with local artisan vendors where you can shop for special gifts and treats. Enjoy carolers and a winter wonderland photo area. “Snow flurries” are forecasted to fall on Giralda at 6 and 9 p.m.
NATIONAL THEATER LIVE –
A young woman is driven to the unthinkable by her desperate desire to have a child in Simon Stone’s radical production of Lorca’s achingly powerful masterpiece. National Theatre Live is a groundbreaking project to broadcast the best of British theatre live from the London stage to cinemas around the world including the Coral Gables Art Cinema
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