The Queen of Soul: A Tribute to Aretha Franklin featuring Damien Sneed

SMDCAC Presents

The Queen of Soul: A Tribute to Aretha Franklin featuring Damien Sneed

A Tribute to Aretha Franklin Promo

Sat, Feb 5, 2022 | 8:00pm
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Main Stage
$35-$60; $80 VIP*

An homage to one of the most beloved singers of all time, created by accomplished musician and composer Damien Sneed, who toured with and was mentored by Franklin herself. Sneed gathers a superb group of jazz, gospel and soul musicians to accompany four-time Grammy winning gospel star Karen Clark Sheard in soaring performances of Franklin’s timeless hits, including Respect, Think, Freeway, and Natural Woman.

*VIP ticket will include table seating and a complimentary beverage.

Recommended for ages 13+. All patrons entering the theater require a ticket, regardless of age. Outside food & beverage are not allowed into the venue. Strollers are not permitted inside the auditorium. Senior and Military discounts are available in person only.  Please contact the Box Office for more information.

PLEASE NOTE:  In preparation for your arrival, the Center has taken numerous precautions to ensure the health and safety of our guests and employees. The following is list of measures we are taking for a safe re-opening following the guidelines put in place by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), and Miami-Dade County’s New Normal Guide.

  • Patrons must wear a face mask or a protective face covering upon entering the premises and within shared spaces. Face masks and coverings may be removed once seated at designated pod.
  • Temperature checks
  • Reduced audience capacity
  • Hand sanitizer stations have been located at all entryways, and high traffic areas
  • Floor marking to assist in maintaining social distancing
  • Outdoor seating “pods” spaced beyond the minimum 6’ requirements
  • Staff training conducted in advance on CDC, and Miami-Dade County Covid-19 related protocols and procedures
  • Enhanced cleaning procedures including disinfecting all high touch surfaces
  • Touchless faucets, soap dispensers, and paper towel dispensers have been installed where possible
  • Open lid garbage and recycle bins are in place
  • Temporary reduction or elimination of concessions

Please call the SMDCAC Box Office (786-573-5300) after 12 p.m. the day of the performance to confirm if rescheduling is necessary.

In the event that the Center must cancel this event, the following options will be available to patrons:

  • Receive a refund
  • Exchange your ticket for a gift certificate
  • Exchange your ticket for an alternate show

It is the policy of Miami-Dade County to comply with all of the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. The facility is accessible and Assistive Listening Devices are available in the Main Stage Auditorium and the Black Box Theater space. To request materials in accessible format, and/or any accommodation to attend an event at the South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center, please contact Stephanie Aponte, 786-573-5314, saponte@miamidade.gov, at least five days in advance to initiate your request, TTY users may also call 711 (Florida Relay Service).