Friday, July 23
Jerry Seinfeld: The popular and super funny comedian comes to the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd. in Miami, on Nov. 6, but tickets went on sale last week and are selling out already! Prices range from $49 – $79. For more information, please call 305-949-6722.
Mary Washington Brooks: The blues chanteuse performs as the featured performer during the free outdoor concert for Bank of America Starlight Musicals Concert Series at Holiday Park, 1300 E. Sunrise Blvd. in Fort Lauderdale, from 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. For more information, please call 954-828-5363.
The Pillowman: Ground Up and Rising presents the Tony-Award winning play at the Carl Fisher Clubhouse and Little Stage Theater, 2100 Washington Ave. in Miami Beach. The play runs on July 23 and July 24 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, July 25 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Tickets are $15 – $25. For more information, please call 305-674-9220.
Rose Garden: The dance show features female dancers showcasing various dance styles including Middle Eastern, Afro-Cuban, Afro-Peruvian, Folkloric Indian dance and contemporary fusion at the Colony Theater, 1040 Lincoln Rd. in Miami Beach. Tickets are $25 and show times are 8 p.m. on Friday, July 23 and Saturday, July 24. For more information, please call 305-674-1040.
Saturday, July 24
A Low Down Dirty Blues: The musical is at the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts, 701 Okeechobee Blvd. in West Palm Beach. Evening performances on Wednesday – Sunday begin at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $47-$50. For more information, please call 561-832-7469.
Sunday, July 25
Fashion Extravaganza: The St. Kitts Nevis Association of Florida, Inc. is hosting a fashion show extravaganza at South Miami Hospital’s Victor E. Clarke Education Center, 6200 S.W. 73rd St. in South Miami, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door. For more information, please call 305-494-5369 or 305-945-5989.
Tuesday, July 27
Broward Votes!: The non-partisan organization hosts a political forum for a County Court and 17th Circuit Court Judges debate at the African-American Research Library and Cultural Center, 2650 Sistrunk Blvd. near Fort Lauderdale, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. For more information, please call 954-625-2548.
Friday, August 6
African Diaspora Dance and Drum Festival of Florida: Delou Africa, Inc. hosts their first festival at the Little Haiti Cultural Center, 212-260 N.E. 59th Terr. in Miami, from Aug. 6 – 8. Festival activities include dance, drum, song and yoga workshops and prices are $10 – $20. For more information, please call 305-978-3866 or visit delouafrica.com.
Gyptian: The reggae artist performs at the Ten Palms Restaurant at Gulfstream Park Race Track and Casino, 901 S. Federal Hwy. in Hallandale Beach. Doors open at 10 p.m. and tickets are $25 in advance. For more information, please call 954-709-2261.
Saturday, August 7
Tangerines and Love Songs: Local artist Tosi Brooks performs a retrospective of music, poetry and literature at the African Bookstore, 3600 West Broward Blvd. in Fort Lauderdale. The show starts at 8 p.m. and tickets are $10. For more information, please call 305-305-7254.
The community calendar is published each Friday. Please submit your community event to RMHarris15@Bellsouth.net by the preceding Monday at 10 a.m.
Photo: Jerry Seinfeld