We are excited, as a first step, to welcome you back to the South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center, by activating our Backyard Concert Lawn for a series of socially distant performances.

SMDCAC Presents

I Wanna Dance with Somebody

Whitney Houston was one of the greatest and most beloved singers of our time whose musical contributions will remain in the American music lexicon for generations to come.

Saturday, September 11, 2021 | 8:00pm
$30-$40; $55 VIP
SMDCAC Presents

(These Women In Space And Time)

SMDCAC proudly presents, as part of a two year commission, the latest piece from company-in-residence Adele Myers and Dancers.
Friday, September 10, 2021 | 8:30pm
Saturday, September 11, 2021 | 8:30pm
Sunday, September 12, 2021 | 3:30pm
Backyard Bash
SMDCAC presents

Live Performance by Ranky Tanky

Our annual season kickoff is one of the best parties in Miami, a FREE, family-friendly celebration of culture, community and music.

Saturday, October 23, 2021 | 7:00pm
Free admission, ticket required; Optional $25 Advance Beer Package | $30 Day Of Beer Package
SMDCAC Presents

American blues musician and five-time Grammy Award winner

Deeply rooted in America’s musical soul, singer/guitarist/songwriter Keb Mo keeps the blues alive, from gutsy renditions of classic Delta Blues to original songs.
Saturday, November 6, 2021 | 8:00pm
$25-$55; $77-$149 VIP*
Kat Edmonson outside
SMDCAC Presents
When vintage pop and jazz singer Kat Edmonson’s tour of her "delightful" (Jazz Times) Dreamers Do album was cut short by the pandemic, she pivoted to intimate at-home concerts online.
Saturday, November 13, 2021 | 7:00pm
Saturday, November 13, 2021 | 9:00pm
$35 in advance; $40 day of
SMDCAC Presents
If you love musical theater, this show is for you. Top-notch young talent perform the most beloved songs in the music theater canon.
Saturday, January 15, 2022 | 8:00pm