September 2009, Volume 13, Number 7

Cultural Spotlight

Fall 2009 Events Calendar

Films at Tower Theater: View foreign and limited-release domestic films every week at the Tower Theater, 1508 S.W. Eighth St., Miami. Call 305-643-8706 or visit

The Art of Cundo Bermúdez: A selection of more than 80 works will be on display in Under the Brilliant Sun: Cundo Bermúdez Into the 21st Century from Sept. 4 to Nov. 7 at the Freedom Tower at Miami Dade College, 600 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. Call 305-237-7186.

Saints and Orishas: Three photographers present perspectives on religious syncretism in the Caribbean in Saints’ and Orishas’ Prayers exhibition scheduled for October and November at MDC’s Gallery North, 11380 N.W. 27th Ave., Building 5, Miami. Call 305-237-1532.

Creative Writing Courses: MDC’s Florida Center for the Literary Arts will present a series of creative writing courses to help you improve your craft. Courses run through November. See a full schedule online at

Abraham Lincoln: A collection of Lincoln artifacts on loan from the Henry Ford Museum will be on display in October at the Freedom Tower. Call 305-237-7186.

Jazz Vocalist Magos Herrera: The jazz chanteuse opens Cultura del Lobo at 8 p.m., Oct. 10, at the Colony Theatre, 1040 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach. Call 305-237-3010 for tickets.

Broadway at North: Pen Players of North Campus will stage Extremities by William Mastrosimone, a 1982 Broadway hit, Oct. 30-31 and Nov. 1, 5-7, in the North Campus Auditorium, 2147. Call 305-237-1450.

Miami Book Fair International: This premiere event of MDC’s Florida Center for the Literary Arts returns Nov. 8-15 to MDC’s Wolfson Campus in Downtown Miami. Call 305-237-3258 or visit

Giambologna and His Followers: Fifty sculptures imodeled after Giambologna’s large-scale works will be on exhibition at the Freedom Tower in November. Call 305-237-7186.

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