Looking for something fun to do in South Florida?
Thursday, 9/15 - Exhibit
The Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens, 2051 S. Flagler Drive in West Palm Beach, features a new exhibit, “Botanicals, Antique Engravings and Lithographs,” a collection of rare prints and handmade mahogany, tortoise shell and gold leaf frames dating from the 1500s through 1800s. The two-acre sanctuary showcases rare palms, sculptures and Norton’s own studio. Admission is $14. More information at ANSG.org.
Friday, 9/16 - Film
Academy Award-winning director Ron Howard’s “The Beatles: Eight Days a Week – The Touring Years” tells a story of the band’s heyday, performing more than 800 times between 1962 and 1966. In addition to interviews with Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr, the film includes 4K digitally restored and remastered sound. At Coral Gables Art Cinema, 260 Aragon Ave., through Sept. 22. Tickets at GablesCinema.com.
Saturday, 9/17 - Theater
Micro Theater Miami offers a unique experience: Seven short plays (just 15 minutes each) performed six times a night in seven converted shipping containers in downtown Miami. Each container holds an audience of 15, offering a personal and intimate theater experience. The plays change up every few weeks. Individual plays are just $5 each at the door. For more information, go to MicroTheaterMiami.com.
Sunday, 9/18 - Cars
Today is your last opportunity to see the latest and greatest in new automobiles, sport utility vehicles and trucks at the Miami International Auto Show at the Miami Beach Convention Center. Check out the Topless in Miami display of convertibles and Havana Classics, a nostalgic exhibition of ‘50s classics. Open most days 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Admission is $15 for adults. More information at MiamiAutoShow.net.
Monday, 9/19 - Television
The fall television season kicks off tonight in a big way with the season premieres of “The Voice” (NBC), “Gotham” and “Lucifer” (Fox) and “The Big Bang Theory” (CBS). Also on CBS, Kevin James (“King of Queens”) returns with the debut of his new sitcom, “Kevin Can Wait.” Later in the week, catch “Designated Survivor,” starring Kiefer Sutherland on Thursday. Check local listings for channels and show times.
Tuesday, 9/20 - Concert
Get the defibrillator ready because Il Divo, the incredibly handsome European operatic quartet, is returning to Miami Beach’s Fillmore tonight at 8 p.m. on their “Amor & Pasion” tour. Hearts are guaranteed to stop as they perform their signature crossover repertoire of classical and popular hits. And, let’s face it, any song sounds sexier when it’s performed in Italian. Tickets start at $59.50 at FillmoreMB.com.