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Tuesday, Jun 10, 2014 at 11:33 AM

Cuban National Ballet Dancers in Miami After Defecting

Cuban National Ballet Dancers in Miami After Defecting

Six dancers from the Cuban National Ballet have arrived in Miami, after they defected while on tour in search of success outside a homeland where they say young artists have no future. Read »

Saturday, Jun 7, 2014 at 5:51 PM
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By Andrea Cruz

Get Beach Ready With Mujer Balance's Andrea Minski

Get Beach Ready With Mujer Balance's Andrea Minski

The heat is already sizzling in South Florida, which can only mean one thing: it's bikini season! Read »

Friday, Jun 6, 2014 at 3:29 PM
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By Brandon Launerts

Miami Man "Living the Dream" with World's #1 DJ

Miami Man

A Miami man had a dream of traveling the world. Now he is living the dream and spends most of his life in different countries with top DJs. With that busy schedule, he's only able to see his mother twice a... Read »

Wednesday, Jun 4, 2014 at 10:55 PM

Miami's Bongos to Move From American Airlines Arena

Miami's Bongos to Move From American Airlines Arena

After 15 years, Bongos is saying goodbye to the American Airlines Arena. Read »

Tuesday, Jun 3, 2014 at 1:55 PM
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By Brandon Launerts

Popular DJ Receives Free Chipotle For Life

Popular DJ Receives Free Chipotle For Life

“I’m obnoxious and I don’t care,” said top rising Hispanic DJ, known as Carnage. NBC 6 spoke to the outspoken DJ who is quickly rising to fame in the electronic dance music genre. Read »

Tuesday, Jun 3, 2014 at 11:29 AM
Diogo Morgado on NBC 6

Diogo Morgado on NBC 6

Actor Diogo Morgado speaks with NBC 6 about his career and latest project. Watch »

Wednesday, Jun 4, 2014 at 9:15 PM
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By Brandon Lopez

New Wynwood Nightclub Makes You Feel Right at Home

New Wynwood Nightclub Makes You Feel Right at Home

New club in Wynwood elevates Miami nightlife to an unprecedented level. Read »

Thursday, May 29, 2014 at 12:10 PM
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By Andrea Cruz

Tango Gives Life to Sex , Power in "Evita"

Tango Gives Life to Sex , Power in

"Evita,"" recently revived on Broadway, is now playing at Miami’s Adrienne Arsht Center for a limited engagement. Read »

Friday, May 30, 2014 at 9:44 AM
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By Jipsy Castillo

Evita in Miami

Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's Tony Award-winning musical Evita returns to... See Full Gallery »

Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 7:10 PM
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By Adriana Correa

Telemundo Anchor Jose Diaz-Balart Joins MSNBC

Telemundo Anchor Jose Diaz-Balart Joins MSNBC

Next month, Telemundo’s Emmy Award-winning news anchor Jose Diaz-Balart will take over hosting duties at 10 a.m. on MSNBC. Read »

Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 4:55 PM
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By Brandon Lopez, Roxanne Vargas

Mexican Mutant Makes Miami Sizzle in X-Men Premiere

Mexican Mutant Makes Miami Sizzle in X-Men Premiere

"X-Men: Days of Future Past" premiered in South Florida this week and local celebrities attended the premiere to support the first Mexican mutant in the comic book flick. Read »

Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 11:01 AM
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By Brandon Lopez

Iconic Larios on the Beach Features Calorie Conscious Cuban Menu

Iconic Larios on the Beach Features Calorie Conscious Cuban Menu

Larios on the Beach has reopened its doors – ready to serve you your classic Cuban dishes. Read »

Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 5:34 PM
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By Jipsy Castillo

Blue Man Group In Miami

Blue Man Group hits Miami with bright colors, sounds and the iconic blue faces at... See Full Gallery »

Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 10:49 AM

Bridal Designers Showcase Their Newest Quinceañera Gowns

Bridal Designers Showcase Their Newest Quinceañera Gowns

Dozens of designers, vendors and artists showed off the latest quince trends at the Mardi Gras Casino Bridal and Quinceañera Expo in Hallandale. Read »

Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 1:48 PM
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By Jipsy Castillo

Macchialina's Will Rivas Mixes It Up

A private cocktail event at Macchialina Taverna Rustica, celebrating its new... See Full Gallery »

About Latin Beat
Latin Beat covers music, entertainment, nightlife and food from the vantage point of a true insider in South Florida’s Latino community.
Authors
Kelly Blanco Kelly Blanco has built up almost a decade’s worth of experience as an entertainment, sports, and lifestyle reporter. Since high school, she has covered events such as the Super Bowl, the Academy Awards and even the 2012 Paralympics in London. Kelly is also an active volunteer within the South Florida community. Make sure to wake up with Kelly every morning as she brings you your First Alert Traffic updates and gets you out the door with what you need to know from 4:30-7 a.m. on South Florida Today and follow her on Twitter @KellyNBC6.
Adriana Correa Adriana Correa enjoys writing about news, entertainment and profiling people in our community doing extraordinary things. Her passion for writing began at NBC Chicago where she worked for 10 years as a video editor, media manager and later a content producer. She’s produced entertainment stories that have aired nationally on the Univision Network and locally on NBC 6. You can find her on Twitter @AdrianaNBC.
Brandon Launerts Brandon Launerts is an Emmy Award-Winning Journalist who has a passion for social media. Brandon is the Social Media Producer at NBC 6 and also covers stories across South Florida, his favorite stories relate to music and the talented people behind it. You can find Brandon on Twitter at @Launerts.
Andrea Cruz Andrea E. Cruz is a bilingual journalist with a passion for storytelling. A Miami native, she loves showcasing the vibrant culture that South Florida is known for. Andrea has covered news and lifestyle stories across the state and abroad. Now she enjoys helping you start your day as an Associate Producer for the NBC 6 morning newscasts. Find her on twitter @AndreaNBC6.
Brandon Lopez Brandon Lopez kicked off his professional career before he could even legally vote. By the time he was 18 1/2, he was the Assistant Director of the Digital Marketing Division of a prominent South Florida magazine. Now at 21-years-old, Brandon has since made a family at NBC 6 as an Associate Producer, enjoying the opportunities he's been awarded. Find him on Twitter or Instagram at @BrandonNBC6.