Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts

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Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts information

Location
Miami , USA
Address
1300 N Biscayne Blvd
Telephone
+1 305 949 6722
More information
www.arshtcenter.com
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This performing-arts center is Miami’s beautiful, beloved baby. It is also a major component of downtown’s urban equivalent of a facelift and several regimens of Botox. Designed by Cesar Pelli (the man who brought you Kuala Lumpur’s Petronas Towers), the center has two main components, connected by a thin pedestrian bridge. Inside the theaters there’s a sense of ocean and land sculpted by wind; the rounded balconies rise up in spirals that resemble a sliced-open seashell