"Ball of Weirdness" by Jonathan Jesion

www.ProfessorCalle.com
MUM 2030
Commercial Music Ensemble

Hello everyone:

Below you will find the information and directions regarding Thursday, March 3rd, 2005 and Sunday, March 6th, 2005.

 

I look forward to hearing you perform at both events.

 

Please note we will also be performing at the Kendall Campus on Thursday, March 10th, 2005. I will post that information shortly.

 

Directions for March 3, 2005 Thursday event:

 

Thursday 3/3/05

Dress code

Gentlemen: Jacket and tie.

Ladies: Nice cocktail dress or pants suit.

Load-in: 4:00 PM

Sound check: 4:30 PM

Downbeat: 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

 

Please note that we will be rehearsing at the North campus after the gig.

 

Bonaventure Resort & Spa Is Closer Than You Think!

 

Only 20 minutes from Ft. Lauderdale International Airport and 40 minutes from Miami International Airport.


 

250 Racquet Club Road * Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33326

954-389-3300

 

 

From HOLLYWOOD/FORT LAUDERDALE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

Exit the airport taking I-595 West Exit.  Travel west approximately 15 miles on I-595 to Exit 1A (SW 136th Avenue and State Road 84.) Proceed through the light at SW 136th Avenue and continue west on SR 84 approximately 2.5 miles, through the Weston Road light to Bonaventure Boulevard (second left-hand turn beneath the overpass).  Proceed through the light 2/10mile to Racquet Club Road.  The Bonaventure Resort main entrance is 3/10 mile down Racquet Club Road on your left.

 

 

From THE MIAMI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT:

Exit the airport and look for 836 West – Dolphin Expressway.  Take 836 West approximately 4 miles to 826 North – Palmetto Expressway. Take 826 North approximately 10 miles to I-75 North.  Take I-75 North to exit 15 - Arvida Parkway.  Continue west on Arvida Parkway to the 3rd traffic light (Bonaventure Blvd). Turn right onto Bonaventure Blvd proceed approximately 2 miles through 3 intersections (Indian Trace, Saddle Club and Blatt roads) to Racquet Club Road.  Turn left onto Racquet Club Road. The Wyndham Bonaventure Resort & Spa main entrance is 3/10 mile down Racquet Club Road on your left.

 

From THE NORTH – SAWGRASS EXPRESSWAY:

Take exit 1 - Sunrise Blvd (Rt. 838) / Sawgrass Mills. After leaving toll plaza, you will come to a blinking red light at Sunrise Blvd. Turn left beneath overpass and proceed 7/10 mile to SW 136th Avenue.  Turn right (south) on SW 136th Avenue to State Road 84 (1.9 miles). Turn right on SR 84 and proceed west approximately 2.5 miles, through the Weston Road intersection to Bonaventure Blvd. Take second left beneath the I-595 overpass – Bonaventure Blvd. Proceed 2/10 on Bonaventure Blvd. to Racquet Club Road. Turn right on Racquet Club Road.  The Wyndham Bonaventure Resort & Spa main entrance is 3/10 mile down on your left-hand side.

 

FROM THE NORTH – FLORIDA TURNPIKE:

Exit I-595 East which splits into East and West exits once you leave the turnpike.  Take I-595 West exit and proceed approximately 5 miles to Exit 1A (136th Avenue / State Road 84). Proceed west through the light at SW 136th Avenue on SR 84 (which parallels I-595), approximately 2.5 miles through light at Weston Road.  Approximately 1/2 mile after the Weston Road intersection will be Bonaventure Blvd. – the second left hand turn beneath the I-595 overpass. Proceed through the light approximately 2/10 mile to Racquet Club Road. Turn right on Racquet Club Road. The Wyndham Bonaventure Resort & Spa main entrance is 3/10 mile down Racquet Club Road on your left.

 

FROM THE WEST:

Traveling East on I-75 from Naples take exit 22 - Arvida Parkway.  Go through the light at Arvida and proceed 3.1 miles on State Road 84 (this parallels I-75) to traffic light at Bonaventure Boulevard. Turn right onto Bonaventure Blvd. And go 2/10 mile to Racquet Club Road. Turn right onto Racquet Club Road. The Wyndham Bonaventure Resort & Spa main entrance is approximately 3/10 mile down Racquet Club Road on your left.

FROM THE SOUTH:

Traveling on I-75, take Exit 15 - Arvida Parkway. Proceed west to the 3rd traffic light at Bonaventure Boulevard. Turn right onto Bonaventure Blvd. And proceed approximately 2 miles through 3 intersections (Indian Trace, Saddle Club, Blatt Roads) to Racquet Club Road. Turn left onto Racquet Club Road. The Wyndham Bonaventure Resort & Spa main entrance is 3/10 mile down Racquet Club Road on your left.

 

 

FROM THE SOUTH:

Traveling on I-95, take exit 24 for I-595, Port Everglades / Fort Lauderdale. This exit splits into East and West exits once you leave I-95. Take I-595 West and proceed approximately 15 miles to Exit 1A (SW 136th Avenue and State Road 84).  Proceed through the SW 136th Avenue light on State Road 84(this parallels I-595) for  approximately 2.5 miles through the light at Weston Road.  Approximately ½ mile after Weston Road light will be Bonaventure Blvd.  Take the second left hand turn beneath the I-595 overpass. Proceed through the light 2/10 mile to Racquet Club Road.  The Wyndham Bonaventure Resort & Spa main entrance is 3/10 mile down Racquet Club Road on your left.

 

Information for Sun Day on the Mile

 

Website: Sun Day on the Mile

 

Location: Corner of LeJeune Road and Miracle Mile. Please note that this stage is not where we performed last year but is instead on the corner of LeJeune Road and Miracle Mile. You will need to find a parking space back there somewhere.

 

Directions: Take US 1 to LeJeune road. Go north on LeJeune Road until you reach Miracle Mile. The stage will be to your right.

 

Load-in: 10:30 AM

 

Sound check: 11:30 AM

 

Show time: 12:00 Noon – 1:00 PM

 

Dress: Kakhi pants/white shirt. Look nice and be comfortable. Most of you dress beautifully and always make us proud.

For those of you who are confused or need it spelled out, here it is: Please, no t-shirts or jeans. Ladies, please look nice. We donŐt need to represent MDC with skin or suggestive clothing. I respectfully request you all dress like your attending a church function or an outdoor public concert in Coral Gables (J) and not a hip-hop party or strip club (L).

 

Food & other really stupid questions: You are responsible for your own food, water, parking and anything else. Please donŐt ask me any stupid or really stupid questions. Bring yourselves, your instruments, check your egos at the gate and perform your hearts out. After we are done, you are on your own. LotŐs of music all afternoon for your listening pleasure.

 

Repertoire: I will let you know at the event.