Known as the “first lady of gospel,” Shirley Caesar will offer a dazzling performance on Saturday, Dec. 8, 8 p.m. at the Miramar Cultural Center/ArtsPark.
Caesar has won 11 Grammy Awards and released more than 40 albums, her hits including Rejoice, Sailin’ on the Sea of Your Love, He’s Working it Out for You, You Can Make it and more. Caesar has performed with Al Green, Whitney Houston, Michelle Williams, Patti LaBelle, Gladys Knight, Faith Evans, Kirk Franklin, Dottie Peoples and Christian rapper Tonex. She has appeared on television in the series Good News, Soulfood and The Parkers, as well as on Broadway in This Is My Song and Born to Sing, and in the motion pictures Gospel, The Preacher’s Wife, Rosewood, Why Do Fools Fall in Love, The Fighting Temptations and The Unseen. She has performed all around the world exploring her gift and spreading messages of faith. Tickets are $35 – $45, the venue at 2400 Civic Center Pl. on Red Road in Miramar. Call 954-602-4500 or visit miramarculturalcenter.org