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Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County

Address: 1300 Biscayne Boulevard, Miami, FL 33132 (Formerly Carnival Center for the Performing Arts) (Downtown)
Phone Number: (305) 949-6722
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Ranked #61 of 233 Activities in Miami
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Performances, Theaters, Wellness & Spas
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Type: Performances, Theaters, Wellness & Spas

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Miami, Florida
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52 reviews 52 reviews
17 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014 NEW

The facility is gorgeous but the parking and inside guest concessions are a fail. Valet parking is $25 with few options to do otherwise. The pick up is the absolute worst process that forces everyone to jam into the pick up location to hear their numbers called. Inside there were insufficient serving stations and really long lines were the norm.... More 

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Miami, Florida
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122 reviews 122 reviews
15 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Very nice facilities for a Broadway show. The staff was helpful & courteous. Drinks were a little pricey, but the new restaurant Brava was solid!

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Port-au-Prince, Haiti
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

My girlfriend and I have attended two performances at the Arsht complex........the Cleveland Symphony and the musical "Book of Mormon". We absolutely enjoyed each performance and would highly recommend both performances to the appropriate audiences. However, it is the Arsht Center itself that has surprised me as a mediocre experience. First off, let me say that the interior event staff... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Recently went to a Sunday afternoon matinee at the Ziff Ballet Opera House. We paid in advance for Valet parking, $25.00 to find out the lot across from the center is a dirt parking lot! This is important to know because after the performance, the valet attendants tear thru the parking lot kicking up the dust and the cloud of... More 

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Coral Springs, Florida
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169 attraction reviews
148 helpful votes 148 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Arsht Center located on Biscayne Blvd. consists of Ziff Ballet Opera House: 2400 seats, John S. and James L. Knight Concert Hall: 2200 seats, The black box-Carnival Studio Theater: flexible 2000 seats. I saw: War Horse, Florida Grand Opera's-Puccini's "Tosca". The acoustics were very good. Parking was no problem. We enjoyed the evening.

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West Melbourne, Florida
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38 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Recently, I attended a Lyle Lovett at the Adrienne Arsht Center and in specific in the John S. and James L. Knight Concert Hall. This place is absolutely beautiful. The acoustics were very good from my seat. My few (minor) complaints: The doors were not open at the scheduled time and the lobby becomes very crowded especially around the bar... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

I came here for a show in August. I bought tickets off the Arscht center website, and then a week later those tickets were released on a discount website such as groupon, living social, etc for a cheaper price. When i called to discuss this matter since I paid TRIPLE for what other guests paid, no phone call was returned,... More 

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Pembroke Pines ,Florida
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55 reviews 55 reviews
8 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

We were here for several shows, such as slava snow show and several of the free gospel series. Great view from any seat,great architecture in all the theaters.Most employees are courteous,professional and helpful while guiding you to your seat. We had a great time at this theater. The center offers valet parking and also self paking for a fee.

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florida
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32 reviews 32 reviews
6 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

I have come to several shows in the James Knight Hall at the Arsht center, and have enjoyed each of them tremendously. There is nothing like an acoustically perfect hall that seats 2200 people. This place is not only beaufitul (blonde wood) but comfortable. The center also has a fairly decent restaurant that you can dine in before or after... More 

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Miami Florida
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31 reviews 31 reviews
16 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Arsht center is very beautiful and amazing. Although we had seats on one of the upper most levels, we could see everything very well. Went to see "A Touch of Brazil" and it was excellent.

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