Friday, June 3, 8:00 p.m.
Gleason Room Backstage at the Fillmore, 1700 Washington Avenue
"Mosaic Dance Project, headed by the innovative team of director, Amanda Tae, and dynamic choreographer, Kiki Lucas, is a fresh and stimulating new company impacting the Miami dance scene. With a group of well trained dancers who are energetic, diverse and poised to wow audiences, Mosaic is a company that is surely a force to be reckoned with in the growing Miami dance community." - Cameron Basden, former Ballet Master and Co-Associate Director of Joffrey Ballet & former Director of Dance of Interlochen Center for the Arts
Saturday, June 4, 7:00 p.m.
Arts at St. Johns, 4760 Pine Tree Drive
First up in Arts at St. John's month-long project Dancing with Zora and Langston: Exploring the LGBT Impact on the Harlem Renaissance is The Dreamweaver, a remarkable one-man show on the life and works of Langston Hughes. This exciting presentation features writer and performer David Mills. Mr. Mills brings to life Hughes' black characters, who migrated to Harlem during the early 20th century and highlights Hughes' unending love for Harlem, with its foibles and fantasies, its beauty and brutality. Tickets are $20 General, $15 Seniors, and $30 VIP.
Dance Band Night: Damian J Project and TRAD305 FREE
Thursday, June 9, 7:00 p.m.
North Beach Band Shell, 7275 Collins Avenue
Every 2nd Thursday, its Dance Band Night! Damian J Project presents TRAD305 - a dose of traditional jazz from Miami's musical chameleons. The dynamic foursome bring back the 1920 for an evening of Charleston and other classic rhythms. 7:00 - 8:00 PM Happy Hour and Dance lesson from Izzy, of the Lindy Collective. 8:00 PM Live band: Damian J Project