South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center presents An Evening of Broadway Songs and the Carbonell Winners at 7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. Saturday as part of the center’s Cabaret Series.
Several winners of the Carbonell Awards from recent years will perform the Broadway music that garnered them their awards or nominations. The evening will be hosted by Carbonell Award-winning director David Arisco, who has been the artistic director of Actors’ Playhouse for 26 years.
Artists in the production include Caryl Fantel, musical director for the annual Carbonell Award ceremonies at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts, who will serve as music director for this production; Margot Moreland, winner of four Carbonells for her acting in Ruthless, Tomfoolery, Heartbeats and Annie; Reggie Whitehead, three-time Carbonell winner in acting in The Full Monty and Smokey Joe’s Café and in choreography for Zombie Prom; Angie Radosh, who won in acting for Exit the King, Stuff and Cabaret; Irene Adjan, three-time winner in acting for Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Blood Brothers and Funny Girl; and Jim Ballard, two-time Carbonell winner in acting for Urinetown and The Adding Machine.
Tickets cost $25 in advance and $30 day of show and can be purchased through the box office by calling 786-573-5300 or online at SMDCAC.org. A portion of the proceeds for this event will support the Carbonell scholarships awarded to graduating high school seniors to pursue a degree in theater or journalism. The center is at 10950 SW 211th St., Cutler Bay.