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Open Now: Miami Beach's Enriching Cultural Virtual Experiences



While Miami Beach cultural institutions have temporarily closed their doors to fight the spread of COVID-19, the arts community remains committed to offering enriching experiences to the community.


The Bass Museum


Virtual Bass is now open! The Bass is offering educational resources and virtual tours online for free.


Tours include Ugo Rondinone’s solo exhibition good evening beautiful blue, previously on display at The Bass from October 29, 2017 – March 25, 2018 and the virtual opening of Tracey Moffatt: Montages: The Full Cut, 1999-2015.

Find more free fun, at-home activities and lesson plans by following @thebassmoa and @thebasssquared on Instagram.


Miami City Ballet


Miami City Ballet (MCB) offers free livestream dance classes for beginners to experienced dancers on their Instagram channel @miamicityballet. Classes are offered on Mondays at 8:30 am, Thursdays at 6pm and Saturdays at 10 am.


  • Mondays at 8:30 am – Ballet Stretch and Strengthen with Lauren Fadeley, MCB Principal Soloist

  • Thursdays at 6 pm – Intermediate Ballet with Rainer Krenstetter, MCB Principal

  • Saturdays at 10 am – Ballet 101 with Jennifer Lauren, MCB Principal


Miami New Drama at The Colony Theatre


Miami New Drama at the Colony Theatre is expanding their educational programming by offering free digital sessions by their expansive network of award-winning artists.


For more information on their upcoming classes, visit the @miaminewdrama channel on Facebook.


New World Symphony


New World Symphony (NWS) debuts NWS Archive+, a web-based series moderated by NWS Artistic Director Michael Tilson Thomas, featuring discussions with NWS fellows, alumni, guest artists and recorded performances from their archives. Performances are available at https://www.nws.edu/.

Every Friday evening at 7 pm, NWS Fellows play live, informal chamber music concerts from their homes in Miami Beach. The series, New World Symphony Fellows: Live from our Living Room, will be broadcasted via Facebook Live @NewWorldSymphony.


By Miami Beach Convention Center. Image Joyous Dystopia, Bass Museum