Free Film Receptions. Summer 2011.
Florida Grand Opera (FGO) proudly introduces its very first zarzuela, Luisa Fernanda, as its 2011-2012 season opener this November. In celebration of this Hispanic musical theater tradition, FGO joins local Hispanic celebrities and Miami cinemas to host “Cine Zarzuela” – a summer-long film event series.
June 22, 2011. 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Cine Zarzuela: Wynwood
Join us for a closer look at the world of zarzuela, a Hispanic musical theater tradition beloved in Latin America as well as Europe. Hosted by the Crescendo Circle and Miami personalities, the event will feature a wine reception, discussion by resident opera expert Justin Moss and a screening of scenes from the film version of Luisa Fernanda.
O Cinema. 90 NW 29th Street. Miami, FL 33127
July 20, 2011. 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Cine Zarzuela: Miami Beach
Florida Grand Opera joins forces with the Miami Beach Cinematheque for a casual evening of wine, film and discussion featuring resident opera expert Justin Moss and Miami personalities. The event will feature a screening of scenes from the film version of Luisa Fernanda as well live Spanish guitar by local musicians in the outdoor patio.
Miami Beach Cinematheque. 1130 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139
August 16, 2011. 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Cine Zarzuela: Coral Gables
In celebration of Florida Grand Opera’s first zarzuela, Luisa Fernanda, resident opera expert Justin Moss will lead a sneak peak of the production and the Hispanic musical theater tradition that is zarzuela. In keeping with the evening’s Spanish theme, guests will enjoy a live flamenco performance by local dancers as well as light catered reception.
Coral Gables Art Cinema. 260 Aragon Avenue, Coral Gables, FL 33134
August 23, 2011. 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Cine Zarzuela: Ft. Lauderdale
Florida Grand Opera invites you to explore the Spanish musical theater tradition that is zarzuela in celebration of its first zarzuela production this coming November. Join us for a sneak peak of Luisa Fernanda, featuring a screening of scenes from the film version of the opera, a wine reception and entertainment in keeping with the evening’s Spanish theme.
Cinema Paradiso. 503 Southeast 6th Street. Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
All events are free and open to the public, but space is limited and RSVPs are required. To RSVP or for more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or the Box Office at 1.800.741.1010.
Florida Grand Opera
8390 NW 25th Street
Miami, FL 33122