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Monday, April 15

MIFA 2013 Opening Ceremony

The concert performance of this year's award-winning musical, Les Misérables featuring The North Campus Musical Theater Ensemble, The Chamber Singers and Orchestra.

11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Lehman Theater

Opening Ceremony Reception Featuring the North Campus Falcon Jazz Band

12:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Arts Complex Plaza

Faculty Chamber Concert

Featuring music from the Baroque Period to the 20th Century, and a special dance performance of the Argentine Tango.

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Studio Theater

ESPN Documentary Screening and Q&A with Filmmaker

"Broke" is an allegory that explores the dark side of celebrity athletes' success and their financial woes.

6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Room 2147

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Tuesday, April 16

Music & Math: The Art & Science Continuum

The ties that bind music to math and the masters who apply creativity in the pursuit of knowledge and artistry around the globe.

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Room 2147

The Power of Words: Panel Readings with Authors*

Local author, Yosi Mazpoule brings the mean streets of Castros' Cuba to life in her debut novel, Jinetera: Story of a Cuban Prostitute.

Julie Marie is a professor of creative writing at Florida International University and has received several prestigious awards for her literary works.

*Due to mature themes, parental discretion is strongly advised.

9:50 a.m. - 11:05 a.m. Lecture Hall 2151

Two Flute Sonatas

Dr. Terri Mitchell, flute, and Dr. Robert Remek, piano, will perform two musical masterpieces; the Sonata in A Major by French composer, Cesar Franck and the Sonata for Flute and Piano by American composer, Robert Muczynski.

10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. Lehman Theatre

Modern Dance Expo

MDC Dance Professor Thevenot and her students will showcase live dance and video demonstrations.

11:30:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Lehman Theatre

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Wednesday, April 17

Photo Branding for Social Media

The art of social media profile photography and the opportunity to update your social media page.

10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. MEEK Center

In the Limelight

Host Barry Gordon will interview local filmmaker and MDC graduate Jokes Yanes about his recent Miami International Film Festival hit film, Eenie Meenie Miney Moe.

2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Room 2147

Cinema al Fresco: The Film Scores of James Horner

An outdoor celebration of the Academy Award® winning musical film scores of James Horner, performed live by the North Campus Film Scoring Orchestra and Chamber Singers. Film selections include Avatar, Apollo 13, Glory, Troy, Star Trek, Titanic, and Braveheart.

7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Science Complex Plaza

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Thursday, April 18

Technology Petting Zoo

Test some of the most popular tech tools such as iPods, digital voice recorder, Google Nexus 7, Amazon Kindle, and much more.

10:00a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Meek Center 1203-B

MIFA Closing Ceremony

  • Award Presentations
  • Grease, Sing-A-Long, Chamber Singers & Pen Players
    • Grease sing-a-long featuring The North Campus Pen Players, The Chamber Singers and YOU, the audience as you sing-a-long with the stars of the classic film starring John Travolta and Olivia Newton John.

11:30a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Lehman Theatre

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Ongoing Events:

  • Aperture 2013 at the Computer Courtyard Second Floor

    A photographic exploration of light, form, shape, and color as seen through the lens of MDC student photographers.

  • Art Exhibition at the Lehman Theatre Lobby

    Works by internationally renowned Cuban artist, Hector Catá.

  • Art Exhibition at the  Lehman Theater Lobby

    A series of works by African-American painters, musicians, and writers.

  • Miami International Sculpture Park Virtual Tour at Building 3 Breezeway 11:00 AM-6:00 PM

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