MIAMI, January 15, 2019 – Reaffirming its support of musical and performing arts around the world and in the local communities surrounding its East Coast headquarters, Crystal announces its sponsorship of the 2018-2019 Knight Masterworks Classical Music Series of the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County. Crystal will support the organization’s performances as the exclusive cruise line sponsor.
“The Adrienne Arsht Center is a champion for the great musicians of today and tomorrow, providing a stage that showcases not only some of the world’s greatest talents, but also a platform for young performers to pursue and appreciate the arts,” says Carmen Roig, Crystal’s senior vice president of marketing and sales. “We are proud to sponsor their Knight Masterworks Classical Music performances, as Crystal recognizes tremendous impact such programs have on the lives and cultures in our local community and around the world.”
The Adrienne Arsht Center’s Knight Masterworks Classical Music Series includes concerts by the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra which took place on January 5; Israel Philharmonic Orchestra (February 6); Academy of St Martin in the Fields (February 23); Chicago Symphony Orchestra (February 27); and Itzhak Perlman (March 7). The Arsht Center’s Knight Concert Hall is heralded as one of the premier music venues in the country, featuring more than 100 performances per year and offering arts education programming that serves nearly 60,000 children annually.
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About the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County
Set in the heart of downtown Miami and designed by world-renowned architect Cesar Pelli, the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County is one of the world’s leading performing arts organizations and venues. Since opening in 2006, the Arsht Center, a 501C3 non-profit organization, has emerged as a leader in presenting innovative programming that mirrors South Florida’s diversity as well as a catalyst for billions of dollars in new development in the downtown area. Spotlighting legends and serving as a launch pad for local artists to make their mark on the international stage, the Center presents nearly 400 events each year across its flexible, state-of-the-art performance spaces. The Center programs several Signature Series, including the largest jazz series in South Florida, a major annual Flamenco Festival, and a robust program of new theatrical works as well as free programming for the community and an arts education program that serves nearly 60,000 children each year. As Miami’s new Town Square, the Arsht Center also houses BRAVA by Brad Kilgore, a fine dining restaurant; the Café at Books & Books in the historic Carnival Tower and a weekly Farmers Market.
Visit www.arshtcenter.org for more information.