Promocional de Cinema Venezuela

Risas, historia y censura llegan a Miami con Cinema Venezuela

La Ciudad del Sol recibe otra temporada de cine venezolano actual con Cinema Venezuela. La muestra cinematográfica arriba a su tercer año con una importante selección de películas en el Koubek Center, del 9 al 12 de noviembre. Cinema Venezuela inaugura sus jornadas de cine con la proyección de la cinta “Desde allá”, en la noche de este jueves. De ...

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Behind the Byline: Shanise Wallace

In this episode of “Behind the Byline,” we speak to Shanise Wallace about her story “Researching sea level rise at Vizcaya.” — Interview by Victoria Salas, production by Catherine Guzman and Charlotte Alba, South Floria News Service

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Contenedores de Microteatro en el Centro Cultural Español.  Foto: Cortesía del Centro Cultural Español

Knight Foundation destina ayuda millonaria al arte de Miami

Con varias actividades culturales en los meses de noviembre y diciembre, John S. and James L. Knight Foundation celebra los 10 años del Knight Arts Challenge, una importante iniciativa que brinda apoyo económico a proyectos artísticos. Tres eventos gratuitos acercarán al público de Miami a lo mejor del arte contemporáneo de la ciudad, comenzando con “Lights, Camera, 305”, una noche ...

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Adriana Sandoval, artista y muralista mexicana comparte las artesanías de su tienda La Kalaka (calaca, expresión coloquial para esqueleto) que entre ofrendas, altares y pinturas reflejan la riqueza cultural de su tierra. Foto: Maria Fernanda Becerra

Así se vivió Día de Muertos en Miami

El Día de los Muertos se celebró este 2 de noviembre en la ciudad de Fort Lauderdale. Es popular en varios países latinoamericanos pero constituye una de las principales festividades en México, y precisamente lo originarios de ese país fueron los principales actores de esta celebración que incluyó danzas tradicionales, música y exposiciones artísticas. Por Maria Fernanda Becerra South Florida ...

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El verde está de moda

Por cuarto año consecutivo se llevó a cabo en la ciudad de Miami el Seed Food and Wine Festival (Festival de comida de semillas y vino) para los veganos, aquellos que optan por basar su alimentación en vegetales, plantas y otros productos naturales. Este festival es considerado un movimiento que aporta ideas para todos aquellos que están comprometidos con un ...

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A beached boat after Hurricane Irma. (Richard Ordonez/SFNS)

One way in, no way out: a month after Irma

We drove 118 miles before we saw the first and only Key West tour van in Marathon, Florida, unloading its passengers in a near vacant McDonald’s parking lot. Hours after we left Miami at 7 a.m., I received a text from my co-reporter, Richard Ordonez, stating that he needed to pull over. Since we were 47 miles out from the ...

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Researching sea-level rise at Vizcaya [Video]

Volunteers, students and academics worked together Saturday to take King Tide measurements, providing data for the research of sea-level rise in South Florida. People met at the Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, but were sent out to measure water depth and quality at multiple locations throughout Miami Dade County. The Sea Level Solutions Day was a collaboration between FIU’s Sea Level Solutions ...

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South Florida Journalism Day helps students become better journalists [Video]

More than 450 high school students from Miami-Dade and Monroe counties participated in workshops, seminars and competitive contests during the 45th South Florida Journalism Day at Florida International University late last month. The all-day event at FIU’s Modesto Maidique Campus on Oct. 28 was put on by the Florida Scholastic Press Association with the help of the Lillian Lodge Kopenhaver ...

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Entre’Acte Theatrix shines spotlight on novice actors

The founder of Entre’Acte Theatrix, a semi-professional company in Palm Beach Gardens, said the troupe aims to give young actors the stage time they wouldn’t get elsewhere. Vicki Halmer founded the Palm Beach Principal Players, a theatre company for high school students, 17 years ago. About eight years ago, it transformed into its current form, primarily casting individuals between the ages ...

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"Phone Down," a painting by Carlos Antonio Rancaño. (Carlos Castillo/SFNS)

“The Subtle Chaos” debuts in Hollywood

Gallery 2014, located in Hollywood, opened “The Subtle Chaos” Friday, the work of an emerging Cuban-American oil painter and illustrator. Miami native Carlos Antonio Rancaño said he always had a passion for drawing. After graduating from Miami International University of Art and Design, he began a career in advertising. After eight years in the industry, he decided to follow his ...

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