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Thursday, May 19
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
RARA WITH TRADISYON LAKOU LAKAY, INC.
Presented in collaboration with Edge Zones as part of the 11th Miami Performance Festival International.
Join The Bass for the City of Miami Beach’s Culture Crawl on Thursday May 19 at 7 PM, presenting a “Rara” in collaboration with Edge Zones, as part of the Miami Performance Festival International, celebrating Haitian Heritage Month.
Originating in Haiti and performed in Haitian Creole, “rara” is a type of festival music used in street processions to celebrate the African ancestry of the Caribbean diaspora. Join New Monuments winner Charo Orquet for a hip-shaking percussive musical performance in Collins Park at 7PM.
Performers from the US, Haiti and Miami include Agua Dulce, Jenna Balfe, Maria Theresa Barbist, Stuart King, Kunstwaffen, Arsimmer McCoy, Morir Soñando, Two Coin, Tradisyon Lakou Lakay (TLL) Dance Ensemble and Rafael Vargas-Bernard.
Every third Thursday The Bass opens its doors at sunset for City of Miami Beach’s monthly Culture Crawl. Enjoy current exhibitions, complimentary admission and free trolley service to all participating destinations throughout the evening. Click here to learn more.
For the safety of the performing artists, we require performance attendees to wear face coverings throughout this performance. For this event, COVID protocols will be strictly enforced. Please provide proof of a negative COVID-19 Antigen test result taken within 24 hours prior to the event, or voluntarily provide proof of full vaccination against COVID-19. For more information, please contact [email protected].