Chicago is coming to the Kravis Center in West Palm Beach. Hailed by former President Bill Clinton as “one of the most important bands in music since the dawn of the rock and roll era,” the legendary band with horns was named #13 on “Billboard” magazine’s list of Top 100 artists of all time, the highest ranking American band. One show only at 8 p.m. in Dreyfoos Hall. Don’t miss this opportunity to hear their hits lives. Tickets start at $39 at Kravis.org.
Don’t mess with Kathy Griffin. She’s no longer on the “D-List,” with a Grammy and Emmy sitting on her bedside table, almost no one is off limits as she skewers Hollywood’s glitterati. If your last name is Kardashian or Cruise, well, look out, she’s coming after you! Griffin appears at the Kravis Center in West Palm Beach tonight and at the Broward Center in Fort Lauderdale on Saturday, April 25. Both shows begin at 8 p.m. For tickets, go to Kravis.org and Broward Center.org.
The Master Chorale of South Florida, under the direction of talented young conductor Brett Karlin, concludes its 2014-15 season with “Bach and the Best of the Baroque.” Enjoy the music of the master and his contemporaries on Friday at First Presbyterian Church in Pompano Beach, tonight at Trinity Episcopal Church in Miami and Sunday at the Wold Performing Arts Center at Lynn University in Boca Raton. For tickets and show times, go to MasterChoraleOfSouthFlorida.org.
For those of us in a certain generation, Molly Ringwald is the star of classic John Hughes teen-angst films like “Pretty in Pink” and “The Breakfast Club.” But, the actress has grown up and is also an accomplished singer and dancer. She performs songs from her latest CD tonight at 8 p.m. at Cabaret South Beach, 233 12th St. in Miami Beach in an intimate evening of classic jazz. Ticket are $60 general admission and $75 VIP at CabaretSouthBeach.com and there is a two drink minimum, also.
Empire Stage, 1140 N. Flagler Drive in Fort Lauderdale, presents the third installment of “Cabaret du Jour,” tonight through Thursday at 7:30 p.m. with David Meulemans and David Wood in a double bill. Meulemans will preview his new show, “Lucky to be Me,” which he will be taking to the Metropolitan Room in New York City next month, while Wood offers “Sentimental Journeys: A Cabaret Travelogue,” a musical staycation. Performances are at 8 p.m. Tickets are $25 at EmpireStage.org.
Tonight is the “sneak peak” reception for “Living in Limbo,” a photography exhibit by Carolyn Sherer, at the Stonewall National Museum and Archives Wilton Manors Gallery, 2157 Wilton Dr. The moving exhibit, presented in partnership with the Birmingham (Ala.) Museum of Art, will be on display at the gallery through June 18. Don’t miss this opportunity to meet Sherer and discuss her experiences photographing the subjects. For more information, go to Stonewall-Museum.org.