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New World Symphony

Address: 500 17th Street, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Phone Number: 305-673-3331
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$100*
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South Beach Arts and Culinary Tour in Miami
96%
Ranked #13 of 159 Activities in Miami Beach
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Symphonies, Theater & Concerts
Owner description: The New World Symphony (NWS), America's Orchestral Academy, opened...
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Type: Symphonies, Theater & Concerts
Owner description: The New World Symphony (NWS), America's Orchestral Academy, opened its newly-designed 'campus' designed by renowned architect Frank Gehry, in February 2011 (previously, the NWS was located in the Lincoln Theater on Lincoln Road). NWS's new home is a $160 million building with attached garage located in a 2.5 acre park at the corner of 17th Street and Washington Avenue in Miami Beach.
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Derby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

Although not a classical music fan, attended a performance at the New World Centre in Miami, as part of a birthday celebration and was very impressed both by the concert hall itself - comfortable raked seating providing uninterrupted views of the orchestra, efficient catering and management and first class acoustics - coupled with a stunning performance of Mahler's 'Titan' Symphony... More 

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West Sand Lake, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

I saw this wonderful orchestra perform, and was impressed with their excellence. I would highly recommend seeing this orchestra perform if you are in Miami.

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East Hampton, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Weekly movies in their front yard park free. symphony on wall in park also sometimes. They call it Wallcast at the New World Symphony.

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Miami
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Love to sit in the park with a snack or wine and watch the wall at of the New World Symphony with the hundreds of other music lovers

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MIAMI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Sit under the stars, with swaying palm trees and a light tropical breeze while listening to a first class orchestra playing wonderful classical music and all this is free. New World Symphony, a training fellowship for extremely talented musicians, has created a park outside the symphony hall with fantastic acoustics and up close visuals of the musicians and orchestra. Bring... More 

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Miami Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

beautiful l frank Gehry concert hall; wonderful music including composers not always heard; an amazing symphony with Michael Tilson Thomas and guest conductors; free outdoor simulcasts wihere music lovers can listen under the stars with a picnic. miamians are fortunate!

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Miami
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

This is a wonderful opportunity to listen to beautiful classical music while gazing up at the Miami night make it a point to come out and enjoy the Wallcast!!

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North Bay Village, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We have attended the NWS childrens' concerts and had a great time! They symphony is very entertaining!

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Try to watch simulcast from park out front. Bring chairs and enjoy. An also sign up on line for free tour.

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Miami Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Wall-casts are movies played at the NWS seasonally. Pack your picnic basket, don't forget the wine, invite some friends and relax under the Miami Beach sky.

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