Miami City Ballet is about to have its own experience with dancing with the stars. Former All-Star catcher Mike Piazza (who, you might recall, was a Florida Marlins once for approximately a week) will join the production Slaughter on Tenth Avenue on May 3.
In the architecture world, apparently you aren't anyone until you've designed a parking garage in Miami Beach. Frank Gehry, Herzog & de Meuron, and Arquitectonica have all designed structures to house visitors' vehicles. Now the city has announced it has commissioned another star architect, Z ... More >>
Each year, Charity Navigator compiles a list of which American cities' major local charities perform the best and ensure that donors' money actually ends up going to the intended cause.Last year, Miami came in first place. This year, the Magic City fell a bit, to sixth out of the 30 met ... More >>
88 Haitians found trying to reach America in a 50-ft sail boat were returned by the Coast Guard. [CBS4]The body of a 21-year-old man wanted for murder in Miami was found dead in a field near Fort Pierce next to the body of his 35-year-old girlfriend. [Herald]A female student at South Dade Senior Hig ... More >>
We barely survived the freezing temperatures that blasted through South Florida over the weekend. Our 1920s apartment building isn't exactly equipped with any kind of central heating unit, and our local Target sold out of space heaters. Well lets just get to everything you missed over the weekend be ... More >>
Here is your weekly wrap up of things that bravely dared to appear on Riptide this week. There was a Super Bowl this past weekend. Your Miami Dolphins team was not present, but perhaps they could have been if Wayne Huzienga hired Steelers coach Mike Tomlin instead of that Cam Cameron fellow. Though, ... More >>
We're barely a month into 2009 and here's a completely incomplete list of high-profile companies that have or will be slashing local jobs: Macy's, Circuit City, the Miami Herald, Crispin Porter Bogusky, Miami City Ballet, and American Airlines. The South Florida Business Journal reports Miami Jai- ... More >>
Some of the world's best dancers hang out at Costco, then perform Swan Lake.
The glorious return of Ballet Gamonet
The Miami City Ballet finds inspiration in bling
Miami City Ballet brings that crazy Quixote to the stage
Miami City Ballet's shoemaster is its sole provider
Giovanni Luquini Performance Troupe
Workers boogie on site
Fruits and nuts frolic for the holidays
Who's Blue Door's new chef?
So you weren't among those lucky few who dined with the king and queen? Consider it a compliment.
Maximum Dance Company
From the issue of August 17, 2000
Alvaro Fernandez takes on Bruno Barreiro, his friends, and all their money. Ask him if he's worried.
Dance Esaias presents the world premiere of Unsheathed: A Gothic Tale
Another round of Los Van Van insanity
October 1 - 7, 1998
March 19-25, 1998