Entries by John Thomason

Your Week Ahead March 28 – April 3

Mizner Park hosts spirited mix-masters, the Carbonell Awards honor South Florida theatre, and local politicos search for civility at Lynn. Plus, Chris Rock, Dinosaur Jr., Bravo Amici and more in your week ahead. WEDNESDAY What: Dinosaur Jr.   Where: Culture Room, 3045 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale When: 7:30 p.m. Cost: $25 Contact: 954/564-1074, cultureroom.net […]

The Week Ahead March 14-20

Jazz in the Gardens returns with a star-studded lineup, Florida Grand Opera puts poetry in motion, and Slow Burn Theatre ventures down the Mississippi. Plus, Carol Burnett, City and Colour, George Packer and more in your week ahead. TUESDAY What: George Packer Where: Society of the Four Arts, 2 Four Arts Plaza, Palm Beach When: […]

A&E Week Ahead March 7-13

A New Wave legend tours the Hard Rock, an LGBT icon speaks in Fort Lauderdale, and the Wick Theatre hits the craps tables. Plus, The English Beat, “Rigoletto,” ventriloquist Paul Zerdin and more in your week ahead. THURSDAY What: Bryan Ferry Where: Hard Rock Live, 5747 Seminole Way, Hollywood When: 8 p.m. Cost: $40-$85 Contact: […]

Week Ahead Feb. 21-27

Miami City Ballet premieres a post-Valentine’s “Kiss,” a presidential historian shares Oval Office insights in Boca, and a jazz icon tinkles the keys at the Arsht. Plus, Lucinda Williams, “Xanadu,” Save Ferris and more in your week ahead. TUESDAY What: “A Shared Legacy: Folk Art in America” Where: Society of the Four Arts, 2 Four […]

Week Ahead: Jan. 24-30

A “futurist” magician dazzles in Delray, exotic art opens at the Flagler, and Theatre Lab closes its FAU season with a world premiere. Plus, Dead Kennedys, “Eugene Onegin,” “Starship Troopers” and more in your week ahead. TUESDAY What: Opening day of “Harem: Unveiling the Mystery of Orientalist Art” Where: Flagler Museum, 1 Whitehall Way, Palm […]

The Week Ahead: Jan. 17-23

Miami City Ballet visits the early computer age, the Palm Beach Jewish Film Fest is a slam-dunk, and the Titanic cruises again in Broward. Plus, Mike Doughty, Bobby Slayton and more in your week ahead. THURSDAY What: Opening night of Donald M. Ephraim Palm Beach Jewish Film Festival Where: Kravis Center, 701 Okeechobee Blvd., West […]

The Week Ahead: Jan. 10-16

Old School Square shows off its poetic side, the Sharks and Jets hit the streets again, and film festival season unspools in Miami. Plus, Henry Rollins, Shirley Jones, the Sunshine Music Fest and more in your week ahead. THURSDAY What: Shirley Jones Where: Old School Square, 51 N. Swinton Ave., Delray Beach When: 2 p.m. […]

The Week Ahead: Nov. 1-7

A Davie-raised comedian returns to South Florida as a star headliner, Arts Garage welcomes “New Orleans Big Brass Circus Rock,” and FLIFF launches with a member of the Coppola legacy. Plus, Fitz & the Tantrums, The Edwards Twins and more in your week ahead. THURSDAY TO SUNDAY What: Mike Lawrence Where: Fort Lauderdale Improv, 5700 […]