Posts tagged with: "Wertheim Performing Arts Center"

Son directs tribute to renowned Cuban music professor

Son directs tribute to renowned Cuban music professor

When Carlos Averhoff Jr. was only nine years old, he began playing music. His instrument of choice was the saxophone […]

How a performing arts center transformed FIU

How a performing arts center transformed FIU

The Herbert and Nicole Wertheim Performing Arts Center in 2016 celebrated two decades of arts education and cultural programming. A […]

Interactive: The Herbert and Nicole Wertheim Performing Arts Center celebrates 20 years of creative excellence

Interactive: The Herbert and Nicole Wertheim Performing Arts Center celebrates 20 years of creative excellence

Use the toggle buttons on the timeline above to view highlights from the Wertheim’s history. This year, the Herbert and […]

2015 TEDxFIU speakers exemplify perseverance

2015 TEDxFIU speakers exemplify perseverance

– Gisela Valencia Two-time TEDxFIU speaker Dr. Aileen Marty has been to places “not on anyone’s bucket list.” Despite naysayers […]

Herbert and Nicole Wertheim

Wertheims’ philanthropy spurs collaboration between FIU, UF

South Florida optometric physician and philanthropist Dr. Herbert Wertheim, a Horatio Alger Medal recipient, has become one of the most […]

50@50: The crown jewel of the Wertheim Performing Arts Center

50@50: The crown jewel of the Wertheim Performing Arts Center

To celebrate the university’s 50th anniversary, FIU News is sharing 50 moments in FIU’s history as part of our “50@50″ series. […]

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Pianist Enrique Chia to headline 10th annual Classically Cuban concert at FIU

Pianist Enrique Chia to headline 10th annual Classically Cuban concert at FIU

Cuban pianist Enrique Chía will headline this year’s Classically Cuban: Musical Memories of Cuba concert presented by FIU’s University’s Cuban […]

The Exile Violin

The Exile Violin

By Dan Grech MFA ’12 The violin has been played, that much is clear. Its maple surface has the nicks […]

9 date ideas without leaving FIU

9 date ideas without leaving FIU

So Valentine’s Day is here and maybe that guy you’ve had a crush on in your English class finally asked […]

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FIU News crashes rehearsal for Handel’s ‘Messiah’

FIU News crashes rehearsal for Handel’s ‘Messiah’

Have you already purchased your tickets to Friday night’s concert at the Wertheim Performing Arts Center featuring Handel’s Messiah? It’s […]

School of Music spreads holiday cheer with two seasonal concerts

The FIU School of Music presents two holiday concerts, Dec. 1 and Dec. 7, at the Wertheim Performing Arts Center. […]

Cuban Research Institute to present ‘Music for Martí’

Cuban Research Institute to present ‘Music for Martí’

The Cuban Research Institute at FIU will present “Classically Cuban: Music for Martí,” an anthology of music inspired by Jose […]

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FIU’s king of instruments

FIU’s king of instruments

The 4,226-pipe concert organ offers listeners a full-body experience “O God, to whom vengeance belongeth, show thyself.” So begins the […]

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‘Songs for a New World’ takes the stage Sept. 21

‘Songs for a New World’ takes the stage Sept. 21

FIU Theatre will present Songs for a New World, a musical revue written and composed by Jason Robert Brown, beginning Friday, […]

FIU Opera Theater’s ‘The Turn of the Screw’ opens March 2

FIU Opera Theater’s ‘The Turn of the Screw’ opens March 2

The stage is set and FIU Opera Theater students have been busy rehearsing for this weekend’s two-day presentation of Benjamin […]