11th Annual Gala – A Celebration of Women in the Arts
Benefits The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County
Thursday, March 30, 2017, at 8:30 p.m.
Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts
John S. and James L. Knight Concert Hall
1300 Biscayne Boulevard, Downtown Miami
305-949-6722 (Concert Tickets)
786-468-2020 (Gala Information)
Advancement@ArshtCenter.org – Gala Info
www.ArshtCenter.org – Tickets
For its 11th season, the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County has planned a spectacular evening to celebrate women in the arts. The Adrienne Arsht Center’s 11th Annual Gala on Thursday, March 30, 2017, will feature star-studded performances by Denyce Graves, Marilyn Maye, Rita Moreno, Storm Large and Vanessa Williams, along with special appearances from legendary artists such as Gloria Estefan, Judith Jamison and Chita Rivera. Additional performers and guests will be announced soon.
Tickets for the performance range from $25 to $60 and are now available to the general public. Purchase tickets through the Adrienne Arsht Center Box Office by calling 305-949-6722, or online at www.ArshtCenter.org. Attire for the concert is Miami Chic.
For gala sponsors and those interested in the full gala experience, the evening will also include numerous opportunities to celebrate the occasion with fellow supporters, community leaders and philanthropists beginning with an intimate cocktail and networking reception; a gourmet dinner on stage; premium seating for the concert in the John S. and James L. Knight Concert Hall followed by dancing and dessert.
Gala proceeds will support the Center’s mission-driven arts education and community outreach programs, including AileyCamp Miami, recipient of the 2016 National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Award.
Gala attire is black tie. Exclusive sponsorship opportunities are available, and individual tickets to the entire gala evening are available beginning at $2,500. For more information about corporate and individual sponsorship opportunities or to RSVP for the event, please call the Arsht Center Advancement office at 786-468-2020 or email Advancement@ArshtCenter.org.
About the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County
Set in the heart of downtown Miami and designed by world-renowned architect Cesar Pelli, the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County is one of the world’s leading performing arts organizations and venues. Since opening in 2006, the Arsht Center, a 501C3 non-profit organization, has emerged as a leader in presenting innovative programming that mirrors South Florida’s diversity as well as a catalyst for billions of dollars in new development in the downtown area. Spotlighting legends and serving as a launch pad for local artists to make their mark on the international stage, the Center presents nearly 500 events each year across its eight flexible, state-of-the-art performance spaces. The Center programs 12 signature series, including the largest jazz series in South Florida, the biggest flamenco festival on the East Coast, and a robust program of new theatrical works as well as free programming for the community and an arts education program that serves nearly 30,000 children each year. As Miami’s new Town Square, the Arsht Center also houses Brava!, a fine dining restaurant; the Café at Books & Books in the historic Carnival Tower and a weekly Farmers Market.
Visit www.ArshtCenter.org for more information. Advancement@ArshtCenter.org