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“El Daño Que Hace el Tabaco” by Anton Chekhov


“El daño que hace el tabaco” de Anton Chekhov

As South Florida continues to reopen, Miami-Dade County Auditorium (MDCA) strives to provide safe, diverse and affordable arts experiences for residents and visitors. For the New Year, MDCA has chosen to inaugurate the 2021 season by catering to theatre lovers. Join us for the Spanish rendition of the renowned play by Anton Chekhov, El daño que hace el tabaco,” (The Dangers of Tobacco Smoking) on Saturday, January 30th at 7:00 pm as part of our Drive-Through Theatre Experience series.


Drive-Through Theatre Experience

Saturday, January 30 / 7:00 pm


TICKETS ARE NOW ON SALE!


Tickets are $5 for the Outdoor Seating Area and $10 for the Parking Seating Area.


The story begins with Professor Ivan Ivanovich Nyukhin, the husband of the owner of a music boarding school for young ladies. The Professor enters a room with the innocent intention of giving a lecture on the harmful effects of tobacco. As the disorderly lecture begins to unravel, he delivers an unpredictable speech wavering between pathetic, ridiculous, and nonconforming, leading him to reveal terrible evils of the soul.⁣

El daño que hace el tabaco is a comedic one-act monologue that allows the audience a brief escape from our current challenging times. Join us for this fantastic performance presented in a safe, outdoor environment. This performance is presented in Spanish. Tickets are non-refundable and cannot be exchanged. There is no late seating allowed.


Miami-Dade County Auditorium’s Drive-Through Theatre Experience is a live outdoor series that allows patrons to enjoy free and unique cultural performances from the comfort of their own vehicle. A limited amount of outdoor seating will also be made available. When choosing your seating, please be sure to review the selected ticket type. Performance run time is approximately 25 minutes long.


Our Drive-Through Theatre Experience performances are recorded live and uploaded regularly to MDCA's Official YouTube Channel for those who were unable to attend the shows in person. Join us in the conversation online about performing arts in the time of COVID and watch these virtual performances free of charge with no limited viewing time.


Miami-Dade County Auditorium is managed by the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs, with funding support from the office of the Miami-Dade County Mayor and Board of County Commissioners.


The Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs and the Cultural Affairs Council develop cultural excellence, diversity and participation throughout Miami-Dade County by strategically creating and promoting opportunities for artists and cultural organizations, and our residents and visitors who are their audiences.


Images courtesy of Miami-Dade County Auditorium and ARCA Images.