5th annual “Carole award” presented at seniors ceremony

1308 appreciates the outstanding fine arts, performing arts, and music education programs at Miami Beach Senior High School and we are proud to have been involved there for decades. Thanks to a tireless and dedicated corps of teachers, the lives of many students (and their friends, families and the community) become permanently enriched. Hundreds of students, educators, and parents were in the audience on May 31, 2018 at the MBSHS Auditorium for recognition of exemplary Read more…

4th Annual “CAROLE AWARD” Presented at Seniors Ceremony

The 2017 Senior Awards Ceremonies were held before a packed house at the beautiful auditorium of Miami Beach Senior High School on May 24, 2017. The program was led by Nina Duval, lead teacher and former chair of the school’s tremendous Fine Arts Program.  Attorney, former Mayor, and Beach High alumnus Paul Novack was on hand to represent 1308 Productions in presenting the Fourth Annual Carole Taran Award to the school’s most outstanding student in the Read more…

1308 Sponsors Appreciation Event For Music Students

1308 Productions sponsored a party for the music class at Ruth K. Broad Bay Harbor K-8 on March 10, 2017 as a tribute to outstanding music educator Onil Rodriguez and his devoted, talented students.  1308 also donated keyboards and amplifiers and cables to the school’s music program. Allison Novack, co-founder of 1308, was there to speak to the class about the importance of music education, public service, and reaching out to people in need everywhere. Read more…

Bandshell Stage Named For Clark Douglas Burris

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 from 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm the legendary Miami Beach Senior High Rock Ensemble in concert (and friends) will be celebrating the official naming of the Miami Beach North Beach Bandshell stage for Mr. Burris, the longtime ensemble director who passed away this year. Event information: http://www.rhythmfoundation.com/events/beach-high-rock-ensemble-at-food-trucks-music-night/ RSVP on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/178762952530125/

Student Musicians Honored With 2016 Bob Novack Music Awards

Music faculty at two local public schools select their most talented and dedicated students each year and at their graduation ceremonies, 1308 Productions presents each one with the Bob Novack Music Award and a scholarship check. Three incredibly talented students were recently honored at Ruth K. Broad Bay Harbor K-8 and at Nautilus Middle School. “These awards create so much drive and inspiration amongst the students all year long,” said Ruth K. Broad Bay Harbor Read more…