SFGNites: Diversity Honors, Gay Men's Chorus of South Florida & More!

“Beautiful – The Carole King Musical,” the true story of legendary songwriter, features many of King’s most popular songs. Credit: Joan Marcus.

Thursday, 5/12 - Concert

Head to the Coral Springs Center for the Arts, 2855 Coral Springs Dr. in—you guessed it, Coral Springs—tonight for “The Music of ABBA: Arrival from Sweden” at 8 p.m. This 10-piece band will take you back to the ‘70s as they recreate the music, costumes and dance moves of the original Swedish stars that defined pop music during the disco era. Tickets start at $37.10 at CoralSpringsCenterForTheArts.com.

 

Friday, 5/13 - Community

The Pride Center and the Harvey Milk Foundation invite you to join them at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood tonight for the Diversity Honors. The event, hosted by WSVN anchor Omar Lewis and featuring singer Levi Kreis, recognizes seven distinguished leaders in our community. Tickets are $175, including reception, seated dinner and entertainment, at DiversityHonors.com.

 

Saturday, 5/14 - Concert

Lady Bunny joins the Gay Men’s Chorus of South Florida tonight at 8 p.m. for “The Wizard of Odds: Witches & Bitches.” This sing-a-long concert will feature opportunities for the audience to join in on selections from “The Wizard of Oz,” “Wicked” and “The Wiz.” You won’t want to miss this unique experience at the Sunshine Cathedral in Fort Lauderdale. Tickets are $25 and $45 at GMCSF.org.

 

Sunday, 5/15 - Dance

Vladimir Issaev’s Arts Ballet Theater of South Florida concludes its season tonight at 8 p.m. at the Broward Center’s Amaturo Theater with a program of classics. Enjoy iconic pas de deux created by Issaev and guest choreographers, performed by the company’s talented international dancers. The program will also be presented in Aventura on Saturday, May 14. Tickets start at $30 at BrowardCenter.org.

 

Monday, 5/16 - Television

“Hello Goodbye” from producer Ellen DeGeneres is a different kind of reality television. The show, hosted by Curt Menefee and airing on Travel Channel on Mondays at 11 p.m., shares the stories of loved ones who are departing from airports all across the country, but in an unexpected twist, also reunites those travelers—for good and for bad. Check local listings for channels and show times.

 

Tuesday, 5/17 - Theater

“Beautiful – The Carole King Musical” continues its run at the Broward Center in Fort Lauderdale through Sunday, May 22. This uplifting show tells the inspiring true story of the legendary songwriter’s rise to stardom. The score features King’s biggest hits, including “I Feel the Earth Move,” “One Fine Day,” “A Natural Woman,” “You’ve Got a Friend” and more. Tickets start at $30 at BrowardCenter.org.