SFGN Nites for the Week of July 23 - 29, 2014

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Thursday 7/24

Dance

Momentum Dance Company teams up with jazz and blues guitarist Rob “Wild Boar” Moore for an innovative evening of improvisational dance and music tonight at 7 p.m. at Arts at St. John’s, 4760 Pine Tree Dr. in Miami Beach. Moore, a faculty member at Miami Dade College, has shared the stage with many of the blues and jazz greats of the Chicago blues scene. Dancers will engage in an innovative movement dialogue with Moore directed by Momentum Artistic Director Delma Iles. Admission is free. For information, go to ArtsAtStJohns.com.

Friday, 7/25

Cabaret

The Shot Glass Cabaret presents a late night musical experience tonight at 10:30 p.m. at Empire Stage, 1140 N. Flagler Dr. in Fort Lauderdale. Tonight’s line-up, “Anything You Can Sing, I Can Sing Louder,” includes local performers Melissa Ruiz, Conor Walton and Lindsey Johr, with Darin Fimple on the piano and host Jack Gardner. Expect the unexpected in this late night review that includes show tunes, pop, rock, stand-up and even a little opera. The show starts at 10:30 p.m. and tickets are $25 at ShotGlassReview.com.

Saturday, 7/26

Fundraiser

Hungry? The Wilton Manors Kiwanis and Rotary Clubs are hosting a fish fry tonight at 5 p.m. to benefit Broward House, Kids in Distress and their other local community programs. Afterwards, the evening gets serious with a black jack and poker tournament at the Kiwanis Club’s Middle River clubhouse, 2749 NE 14th Ave. in Wilton Manors, located just behind Wilton Station. Tickets are $15 for the fish fry and $50 for dinner and card tournaments, and remember, it’s all for a good cause. To register or reserve tickets, call 954-630-4366.

Sunday, 7/27

Theater

Today is your last opportunity to catch Pompano-based circus impresario Neil Goldberg’s Broadway hit, “Cirque Dreams Jungle Fantasy” at the Broward Center in Fort Lauderdale. The whimsical show offers audiences an exotic encounter inspired by nature’s unpredictable creations, all brought to life by an international cast of soaring aerialists, spine-bending contortionists, acrobats, jugglers and musicians. From the butterfly ballet and flipping monkeys to hopping frogs and stretching lizards, the artistry and athleticism of “Jungle Fantasy” will thrill audiences of all ages. Tickets start at $34.75. For show times and tickets, go to BrowardCenter.org.

Monday, 7/28

Theater

The Plaza Theatre, 262 S. Ocean Blvd. in Manalapan, has been presenting a wonderful cabaret series all summer long. Tonight, the non-profit theater presents “Popera,” a beautiful blend of pop, opera, light opera and operetta melodies performed in the crowd-pleasing styles of Josh Groban, Il Divo and Andrea Bocelli, tonight at 7:30 p.m. and Wednesday, July 30 at 2 p.m. This one-of-a-kind musical review features a cast of the most talented singers in South Florida all sharing the stage for the love of song. Tickets start at $30 at ThePlazaTheatre.net.

Tuesday, 7/29

Art

More than 30 years ago, Miami’s former Cuban Museum of Arts and Culture presented a groundbreaking exhibition, “The Miami Generation,” exploring the influence of nine young exiled Cuban artists on South Florida’s cultural scene. The Nova Southeastern University Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale, 1 Las Olas Blvd., picks up where this exhibition left off and explores the careers of these same artists, now fully adapted to their new country, with, “The Miami Generation: Revisited,” on display through Sept. 21. For information and tickets, go to MOAFL.org.


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