SFGNites: Week Of Feb. 21, 2019 – 'Sexy Cirque'

Week Of Feb, 21, 2019

Looking for something fun to do in South Florida?


Thursday, 2/21



The South Florida Symphony welcomes back pianist Svetlana Smolina to perform Tchaikovsky’s dazzling Piano Concerto No. 1 in B-flat minor tonight at 7:30 p.m. at the Broward Center in Fort Lauderdale. The program, conducted by Maestra Sebrina Maria Alfonso, also includes Rimsky-Korsakov’s spirited “Capriccio Espagnol” and Debussy’s lush tone poem, “La Mer.” Tickets start at $40 at SouthFloridaSymphony.org.


Friday, 2/22



Theater at the J presents Neil Simon and Burt Bacharach’s spunky ‘70s romantic comedy, “Promises, Promises,” Feb. 21 through March 9 at the Adolph and Rose Levis Jewish Community Center, 9801 Donna Klein Blvd. in Boca Raton.  The score includes tuneful hits like the “A House is not a Home,” “I Say a Little Prayer,” “I’ll Never Fall In Love Again” and the title song. Tickets start at $30 at LevisJCC.org.




Friday, 2/22



Dazzling aerialists soar overhead inside the Sunshine Cathedral—yes, inside the church—in Airotic’s sexy and creative adult cirque production, tonight and Saturday at 8 p.m. There’s no bad seat for an exciting, yet intimate encounter with the six ripped and very limber performers. You won’t believe what they can do with their bodies and you’ve certainly never seen a performance quite like AirOtic. At the Sunshine Cathedral, 1480 S.W. 9thAve. in Fort Lauderdale. Tickets start at $30 at OutlandishFL.com. Credit: Les Farfadais.


Saturday, 2/23



Palm Beach Opera presents Mozart’s powerful opera “Don Giovanni” through the modern lens of film noir in a stylistic production at the Kravis Center in West Palm Beach. Director Kristine McIntyre’s production features stylish black-and-white sets, sophisticated costumes and dramatic lighting design, all reminiscent of the ‘40s film genre. One weekend only, Feb. 22 – 24. Tickets start at $20 at PBOpera.org.


Sunday, 2/24



When Henrik Ibsen’s Nora slammed the door shut on her marriage in “A Doll’s House,” it was said to be “the slam heard around the world.” More than 138 years since Ibsen first penned the story, Nora returns to her beloved husband and children in Lucas Hnath’s “A Doll’s House, Part 2,” opening tonight and running through March 10 at the Maltz Jupiter Theater in Jupiter. Tickets at JupiterTheatre.org


Monday, 2/25



Christopher Cross burst onto the music scene in 1980 and won five Grammy awards for his self-titled debut album. Now, the composer and performer of “Sailing,” “Arthur’s Theme” (Oscar and Golden Globe winner), “Ride Like the Wind” and “Never the Same” will be performing his most loved songs at the Broward Center’s Amaturo Theater tonight at 7:30 p.m. Tickets start at $49.50 at BrowardCenter.org.


Tuesday, 2/26



If you missed “Waitress” last season at the Broward Center, here’s your chance to catch this feel-good musical from a groundbreaking all-female creative team, including six-time Grammy nominee Sara Bareilles and Tony-winning director Diane Paulus, tonight at Miami’s Arsht Center. Inspired by Adrienne Shelly’s film, this show will have you craving pie for days to come! Tickets start at $34 at ArshtCenter.org