The eighth annual Miami Dance Festival will kick off with an environmental dance performance by Momentum Dance Company on April 1 at Miami Beach Botanical Garden.
The performance begins at 5pm and admission is free. For information and reservations, call 305.673.7256 or 305.858.7002.
The Miami Dance Festival (formerly known as the Miami Beach Dance Festival) showcases performances of modern and traditional dance by Momentum Dance Company, other South Florida dance troupes, and visiting artists, as well as dance films, master classes, dance workshops, and a number of special events. An opening night party and a reception will be held for festival artists, sponsors, and patrons.
Festival highlights include:
- April 18: Miami Dance Festival Film Night featuring Paul Taylor: Dancemaker, Miami Beach Cinematheque
- April 26: Florida Dance Theater, Miami Beach Botanical Garden, 1000 Convention Center Drive
- April 27: Ballet Flamenco La Rosa presents a program with live music, Hialeah High School Theater
- May 13: Miami Dance Festival Family Day, Miami Beach Botanical Garden
For a full schedule of events and ticket information, visit http://www.momentumdance.com/overview/.