The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County (@arshtcenter) and Princeton Entertainment Group (PEG) are proud to present the world premiere of LASTING IMPRESSIONS, a towering, experiential installation of sight and sound that transports guests into more than 100 of the world’s most recognizable masterpiece paintings. Making its world debut May 19 – June 16 at the Arsht Center, this fully immersive experience uses one-of-a-kind 3D/LED technology, massive 75-footwide screens, music, and lighting to create an experience like no other. Guests will marvel as impressionist paintings leap off the screens coming to life all around them as holographic andUnreal Engine technology is utilized for the first time to showcase classic works in a new light.
Created by an award-winning team and featuring patented one-of-a-kind 3D/LED technology, advanced 12K resolution and 125 feet of screens with more than 10 million pixels and 1 billion color combinations, LASTING IMPRESSIONS is the next generation of immersive multi-media technology. From the moment they step onto the Arsht Center’s 18,000 square foot stage, guests of all ages become part of the experience, walking into the masterpieces and being enveloped by the Impressionist world created by Monet, Degas, Van Gogh, Renoir, Cézanne, Seurat and more. Using lightweight 3D glasses, which also fit comfortably over current eyewear, guests will sit with Renoir’s luncheon guests, dance with Degas’ ballerinas, float over Monet’s water lilies, soar into Van Gogh’s starry night, spend Sunday in the park with George and move among the famous characters on Seurat’s Isle of La Grande Jatte. And more than just a feast for the eyes, LASTING IMPRESSIONS is a delight for the ears as well with the masterworks of Debussy, Ravel and other composers, as well as French standards by Piaf, Aznavour and Mouskouri perfectly timed to the art as it comes to life on stage. In addition, portable seating will allow everyone to enjoy the experience in comfort.
LASTING IMPRESSIONS is a one-hour, timed-entry experience that is perfect for all ages. Safely distanced, limited-capacity presentations are available from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. beginning May 19.
TICKETS: Standard tickets are $54.60* and VIP tickets are $99.75* which include preferred seating locations and exclusive merchandise. Tickets can be purchased now at arshtcenter.org or by calling the Arsht Center box office at (305) 949-6722.
Princeton Entertainment Group partnered with the award-winning teams of 3D Live and Northern Gateway Films to create an experience unlike any other. The New York Times and LA Times rave about 3D Live, along with Yahoo! Finance stating that the company is “…redefining what people can come to expect from live events. Their team’s blend of creative and engineering talent, matched with patented stereoscopic 3D LED technology, has led to some of the most innovative showcases of dazzling fun and learning.” 3D Live’s projects and clients include Coachella, Burning Man, SuperBowl LI in Houston, Primus, Deadmau5, Dell, 2Chainz, A$AP Rocky, Budweiser Made in America, Flying Lotus, Dreamworks and Disney to name a few. While the Alberta Motion Picture Industries Association-nominated and Lumiere-award winning Northern Gateway Films brings 25 years of feature length film and 3D experience to the creation of a new kind of masterpiece. The three companies in this powerhouse trio have come together to offer an unforgettable experience through the world premiere of LASTING IMPRESSIONS.
“LASTING IMPRESSIONS is the next generation of immersive digital artistry, the only one of its kind in the world. Utilizing groundbreaking patented technology, the painting surrounds and envelops the guest, taking 3D to an unprecedented level of mastery and bringing it to one of the country’s largest and most prestigious stages,” said Ed Kasses, Founding Partner of Princeton Entertainment Group, whose past 3D/LED productions received rave reviews. “America’s Wonders,” their recent cinematic and musical journey through the country’s national parks was called “Stunning,” “An exceptional experience that has to be seen to be believed,” and has “spine-tingling moments” by the Utah Review.
“The Arsht Center is thrilled to host this world premiere with partners who share our passion for innovation and creativity. LASTING IMPRESSIONS will re-energize and re-imagine our stages, transforming the work of the world’s most iconic artists into a totally immersive, high-tech and safe experience for our guests,” said Johann Zietsman, Arsht Center President and CEO.
Northern Gateway Films Inc., a Lumiere award winner for technical achievement in 3D, partnered with Princeton Entertainment Group on LASTING IMPRESSIONS. Andrew Scholotiuk, Founder and CEO, brings craft and storytelling to this new visual experience. “Our goal is to create an intimate experience that connects the audience to the art at an emotional level.”
Nathan Huber, CEO of LA-based 3D Live, Inc. states “We are truly excited to have the opportunity to work with Princeton Entertainment on LASTING IMPRESSIONS, a groundbreaking visual experience designed to amaze and delight audiences of all ages.”
Princeton Entertainment has created and toured groundbreaking concerts and productions for 32 years. Its productions appeal to cross-generational audiences around the world. Princeton’s partners have included Andrea Bocelli, Cher, Aretha Franklin, Nintendo, The Pokémon Company, John Lithgow, the New York Philharmonic, and the National Symphony Orchestra to name a few.