Arsht Families

Join Arsht Families! A committee of volunteer parents dedicated to sharing their passion for the performing arts with their children formed Arsht Families. The mission of Arsht Families is to engage younger generations in the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County by supporting and enhancing educational programming and outreach efforts. Members of Arsht Families also enjoy many benefits, including exclusive access to family-friendly VIP engagement activities, educational programs and special events! It is our commitment to create and nurture future theater-goers, music aficionados and lovers of dance.


Benefits of $1,200 Arsht Families Membership Circle:

  • Opportunity to engage your children in Arsht Center family programming in a meaningful way by furthering educational and cultural experiences for children
  • Four matinee post-receptions for a family of 5 (performances to be determined each season)
  • Free access to Arsht Families Presents Educational Add-On Series
    - Pre-sale invitation to sold-out Arsht Families Children’s Imagination Ball  – ticketed event
    - Invitations and Reserved Box Seating for Family Fest Events
    - Recognition on the Arsht Families microsite
    - Recognition in Playbill for year of active Membership (except Broadway productions)
    - One Colonnade stone – inscribed with you name or dedication
    - Exclusive access to members-only ticket pre-sales
    - Invitations and discounts to special events, programs, and family-friendly events
    - Adrienne Arsht Center membership card
    - Invitations to the member household for family-friendly events
    - Access to members-only hotline for priority box office services and member pre-sales
    - Access to members-only Salon in both halls during performances at the Arsht Center
    - Exclusive invitations to VIP Broadway Opening Night events
    - Advance notice for our annual gala celebration
    - Commemorative Arsht Center gift

Arsht Families Committee

Patricia Andreu, Co-chair
Suzanna Valdez, Co-chair
Rebecca Whited, Immediate past Co-chair
Samantha Capobianco, Arsht Families Coordinator

Committee Members
Lolly Anderson
Amy Bales
Ali Bibeau
Carolyn Borlenghi-Harris
Angela Camacho
Raquel Catalano
Carolina Cerquera
Nickelle Crowley
Ann De Las Pozas
Audrey Decker
Ana Del Cueto
Vivian Escribano
Coro Gomez
Teresa Haskett
Catherine Lane-Arriola
Chris C. Lane
Elizabeth Leight
Jennifer Levin
Silvina Lim
Patsy Linares
Lourdes Machado Pardo
Jill Martin
Robyn McKean
Rebecca Milares-Macias
Rosa Maria Olsen-Barbara
Coco Palenque Torre
Galia Pennekamp
Zeinab Ramos
Tracy Ross
Shannon Signorello
Morgan Soumah
Vivianne Swietelsky
Maite Thornton
Alina Trueba
Susan Trujillo
Adriana Vega
Maria Elena Zapata