Volume 2, Number 8 - DEC. 08, 2011

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Performing Arts Series Strives To Bring Culture To MDC

By Stteffanny Cott
steffanni.cott001@mymdc.net

Cultura del Lobo (Spanish for "Culture of the Wolf"), a performing arts series that focuses on bringing unique live performances to South Florida from across the nation and abroad, was renamed this year to MDC Live! The name change is due to the fact that the original group, founded in 1990, was located solely at Wolfson Campus—hence the “Culture of the Wolf”—and to better represent the change in focus from strictly Hispanic and Caribbean-themed events, to those on a global scale.

MDC Live! will strive to expose thousands of students to culturally enriching material that would otherwise remain obscure. The series will feature a variety of multilingual and multicultural performances in an array of artistic disciplines such as dance, poetry and music, which promote and encourage the cultural diversity of the melting pot that is South Florida. Despite changing names, the series will embark on its 21st season.

INFOBOX

MDC Live!
300 N.E. Second Ave., Room 5512
Miami, Florida 33132
305-237-3010

UPCOMING MDC LIVE! EVENTS:

Nora Chipaumire Dark Swan & Chimurenga
January 20th & 21st 2012
8 p.m.
The Light Box at Goldman Warehouse
(Presented in partnership with Miami Light Project)
404 NW 26 street
Miami, Fl 33127

Terri Lyne Carrington
February 18th, 2012
8 p.m.
William and Joan Lehman Theatre/ Pawley Center- Building Five
Miami Dade College North Campus
11380 NW 27th Avenue
Miami, Fl 33167


Pig Iron Theatre Company, Chekov Lizardbrain
Friday and Saturday
March 23rd & 24th, 2012
8 p.m.
The Colony Theater
1040 Lincoln Road
Miami Beach, Fl 33139

John Jasperse Company in Truth, Revised Histories, Wishful Thinking, and Flat Out Lies
Friday and Saturday
April 13th and 14th, 2012
8 p.m.
The Colony Theater
1040 Lincoln Rd.
Miami Beach, Fl 33139


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