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#stayathome and #socialdistancing Events Around the Community

This Weekend's Musts

Miami New Drama

"7 Deadly Sins"

Nov. 27-Jan. 3.

Miami New Drama presents 7 Deadly Sins, an outdoor, socially distanced and sinfully-safe theatrical experience, presented across seven storefronts along Miami Beach’s historic Lincoln Road.

Along the 1100 block of Lincoln Road, Miami Beach. $60-$75.

(Limited Availability)

Men Who Dance

Broward Center's Amaturo Theater. See story for details.

Miami Symphony Orchestra, Family Day on Aragon Miami 

Sunday, Nov. 29, with MISO's music director and conductor Eduardo Maturet, Ed Calle, sax and the Miami Symphony Orchestra.

On YouTube

The Betsy Hotel

"Zen and the Art of London in the 70s and 80s."

Monday, Nov. 30 at 8 p.m.

A virtual trip back into London’s “Glam” Era, led by two expert guides: photographer Karl Stoecker and vintage fashion connoisseur Keni Valenti. Join us for a discussion of all things London circa 1970-80 — pop art, Roxy Music, fashion design, and more.

Art Week

(Refer to our story for other events around Art Week)

Dreaming With Lions by Alexandre Arrechea. Nov. 29-Dec. 6,  10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Faena Hotel Miami Beach, 3201 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach.

No Vacancy, Miami Beach, Presented by the City of Miami Beach and the Miami Beach Visitor and Convention Authority., Dec. 1-10, 2020.

Idioms and Taxonomies, Oolite Arts, 924 Lincoln Road, 2nd Floor, Through Dec. 13, 2020.

French Artists J.Leo and Léo & Steph Make U.S. Debut at Markowicz Fine Art, 110, N.E. 40th Street, Nov. 28 to Dec. 6. The gallery will host a series of small group showings reserved to only 10 people every 45 minutes. Booking is available through Eventbrite or by emailing 

Live Painting by Tiago Magro at Buya Itazkaya +Yakitori, Tuesday, Dec. 1. Ticketed event.

Shelborne South Beach + Museum of Graffiti + Gustavo Oviedo, Dec. 2, 6 to 8 p.m., Shelborne South Beach 1801 Collins Ave., Miami Beach. Tickets.

Dennis Manuel, The Eye of Afropunk, Hampton Art Lovers,  Historic Ward Rooming House, Point Comfort Art Fair + Show 2020, Dec. 3 to 5. RSVP. $25.

Design District,10 days of exhibitions on 18 blocks of the Design District,  Nov. 27 through Dec. 6. 

ICA Miami, Allan McCollum Works since 1969. RSVP. Free.

Perez Art Museum, 1103 Biscayne Boulevard, Art Week Hours, Click here.

Art of Black Miami Virtual Experience, Nov. 30, 6 to 7:30 p.m.

Other Visual Arts Upcoming

Freedom to Play by Jacqueline Gopie, Copper Door B&B, 439 N.W. 4th Ave., Miami. Dec. 18 to 20, noon to 2 p.m. Tickets. 


AXS Art, the arts and culture branch of AXS Law Group in Miami, is supporting and promoting the local Miami arts community through their series of free online art classes with artists Jean Blackwell Font and Ignacio Font of Warehouse 4726, held every Wednesday at 6 p.m., where they will introduce the community to different forms of art and styles inspired by global artists.

Art Serve

#Trending Tuesdays: ArtServe’s monthly event moves online, featuring 20- to 30-minute performances and artist-led discussions of emerging, experimental or repertory work. Guests can discuss creativity with artists who are combining their work with social impact. Tuesdays, 6:30 p.m.

Art & Chat/Paint & Chat: These chat session feature an interview and/or demonstration with an artist who will demonstrate and discuss their techniques. Artists include Lizzy Taber, Erin Bassett, Michelle Rose Domb and Darius Daughtry.

Other programs include Performer Spotlights, panel discussions and forums. Also, there are plans to continue these virtual programs after the COVID-19 pandemic.

Go to for details.

Bass Museum

Bass Museum, Tracey Moffatt, Montages: The Full Cut, 1999-2015, @TheBassSquared
Shown for the first time in a digital context, Montages: The Full Cut, 1999 – 2015 by Tracey Moffatt and her longtime collaborator, Gary Hillberg, are a collection of eight films surveying the nature of representation and genres of film. 

Click here.

Boca Raton Museum of Art

Creativity is Not Canceled. New Exhibition “Eye to I: Self Portraits from the National Portrait Gallery.”

Edwar Simal Photography Small Pop-Up Gallery

805 Lincoln Lane N, Miami Beach.

 "Lifeguard Tower Series: Miami Beach."

See the series online

Guy Harvey

World-renowned marine artist, conservationist and scientist Dr. Guy Harvey is helping families stay engaged, entertained and educated while they spend time at home during COVID-19 with 2 initiatives, at no cost, 25 fun and fascinating educational videos at that give an up close and personal look at the white shark, white marlin, shortfin mako shark, barracuda, oceanic whitetop shark, grouper, stingray and great hammerhead shark, among others.

Live marine-inspired art instruction sessions for all ages on Facebook Live from Monday through Friday at 11 a.m. (EST).

Locust Projects' Works

Local Projects By Appointment Only. Wednesday through Saturdays from noon to 6 p.m. Visitor capacity is 8 people at a time. Main Gallery: Christina Pettersson: In the Pines. 

Download Miami Beach Botanical Gardens Coloring Book

 Jewish Museum

Mosaic: Jewish Life in Florida. More than 500 photos and artifacts depict the Jewish experience in Florida since 1763. Also, Judith Leiber: Master Craftsman tells the story of a fearless ahead of her time.

Watch here.

Artist Sheila Elias Virtual Studio Tour

Student Comic Contest: MY Florida History $125 prize

Young Arts Photography Exhibit

YoungArtsYoungArts iteration of "do it (home)" curated by Hans Ulrich Obrist. 28 participating artists across 9 artistic disciplines will present and speak at opening.

Oolite Arts Relief Fund

Offers up to $500 to cover lost income due to the novel Coronavirus.

Summertime at Deering Estate

Limited guided acess of the museums daily  at 10:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 4 p.m. Register for guided access at ticket booth.


Dance Now! Miami's CO(videos) project:


Florida Grand Opera 

 FGO YouTube Channel for the latest videos

FGO Go Virtual Opera Experience. Singers' Choice, Art Song and Zarzuela.  Sign-up at or click on "JOIN OUR OPERA CLIQUE E-MAIL LIST." There is no cost to join, just enjoy opera wherever you go! Don't forget to also subscribe to  FGO YouTube Channel for the latest video.

FGO Go #SundayMatinee, "The Aftermath of War." Based on the play cycle by Eugene O'Neill, the mythic tale is set in Massachusetts shortly after the civil war.

Nu Deco Ensemble

Nu Deco Ensemble, the innovative hybrid orchestra that ushers classical music into the 21st century, and Kishi Bashi, the indie singer/songwriter and violinist extraordinaire, are premiering their live video performance of Kishi's 2012 single, "I Am The Antichrist To You". Watch exclusively today via PopMatters HERE.

Miami Symphony Orchestra "The Comeback"

Frost School of Music: Friday Nights at Frost

Check out this virtual performance from Frost School of Music posted on  #FrostiesPerformForU pages. Bassoon choir plays Britney Spears’ “Toxic”

Orchestra Miami's Virtual Concert Hall

Or go to to join us on Facebook Live! 

 More concerts to be announced at

South Florida Symphony Intermission Music Series

Enjoy one of the symphony's latest concerts with Sofiya Uryvayeva Martin, pianist.

South Florida Symphony website: 



 Miami New Drama's MasterMind Classes

A new online Master Class Series created with artists and you in MiND. Miami New Drama says: "We are continually finding new ways to expand our education programs and NOW, we have free digital sessions being offered by our expansive network of award-winning artists!"

Sign up.

New City Players

New City Players go on live on Instagram with a different South Florida theatre artist every night, with drinks in hand, "until we get through this pandemic and theaters have safely reopened their doors! Our motive: to bring attention to the South Florida Theatre League Relief Fund and raise money for artists in need!"

Miami Light Project: Telling Stories

South Florida Theater League Relief Fund

The South Florida Theatre League Relief Fund was created in March 2020 to help theatres compensate workers they had to lay off during the COVID-19 pandemic. The fund was created to be a standing fund to help the South Florida Theatre Community through this time and any future crises. Donations to this fund are tax deductible and help the community when it is in need.


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Donate a Ticket To Deering

Deering Estate and Deering Estate Foundation wants to help Pay It Forward. For every ticket purchased, Deering Estate will match up to 5,000 tickets for a way to extend gratitude for first responders and healthcare professionals.

Find out how to donate here.

MAMP Sessions

Thursdays at 10 a.m., Small group session Zoom with business experts. Registration required. Register

Miami Design Preservation League

Happy 100th Birthday Barbara Baer Capitman, Watch "Barbara's Crusade" produced by the Miami Beach Visual Memoirs in collaboration with the Miami Beach Visitor and Convention Authority

Miami Book Fair

Virtual offerings from the world's biggest book fair.


The Adrienne Arsht Center goes virtual with the launch of Arsht@Home, a new at-home online program which celebrates the arts with free educational and entertaining content to inspire creativity while keeping the community connected and active. Arts lovers from South Florida and beyond can access Arsht@Home content directly on the Center’s website at and via its social media channels (@arshtcenter).



Arsht Center’s HR professionals are providing virtual job interview and resume prep sessions at no cost. The nonprofit’s virtual program, called Arsht@Work, offers job hunters of all professional backgrounds and from anywhere across the country with a complimentary 30-minute, one-on-one live resume and interview workshop with the Center’s HR team including Trish Brennan, VP of HR, and Kimba King, director of HR. 

 Adrienne Arsht Center Farmers' Market

The Arsht Center is pleased to announce a preorder and pickup option at Market Mondays virtual farmers market. You can still purchase your weekly haul from Urban Oasis Project and other local favorites. Consider donating a box of groceries to one person or a family while you shop. Donation options are under the Veggies category in the online store. Initial orders close at 9 p.m. every Thursday. The online store will reopen with limited inventory on Friday at 9 p.m. until Sunday at 9 p.m.

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