SFGNites: Gay Men's Chorus Final Concert, 'Thirteen is Murder' & More!

The Excelsa Quartet from College Park, Md. performs works of Schubert and Barber on Sunday, June 12 at the Leiser Opera Center in Fort Lauderdale. Credit: Jennifer White-Torres.

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Thursday, 6/9 - Theater

Slow Burn Theatre brings the cult musical, “Heathers,” to the stage at the Broward Center, tonight through June 26. Based on the classic 1989 film, this hilarious and homicidal new musical relives the greatest teen comedy of a generation. Patrick Fitzwater directs the story of Veronica Sawyer, a brainy teenage misfit who lands a spot in her school’s ruthless clique, The Heathers. Tickets at BrowardCenter.org.

 

Friday, 6/10 - Music

The Gay Men’s Chorus of South Florida presents their final concert of the season, “Love and Marriage,” this weekend at the Sunshine Cathedral, 1480 SW 9th Ave. in Fort Lauderdale. Tonight and Saturday at 8 p.m. the 175-member chorus will celebrate love with selections from “The King and I,” “Frozen,” “The Fantasticks,”  “Company” and the revered “Naked Man” oratorio. Tickets are $35-45 at GMCSF.org.

 

Saturday, 6/11 - Art

The Broward Art Guild hosts an evening of fine art and poetry tonight at 6:30 p.m. at the guild’s art gallery, 3280 NE 32nd St. in Fort Lauderdale. Local visual and spoken word artists will transform the North Beach space into a Bohemian Greenwich Village dive with light pastries and coffee provided by Storks Bakery. A $5 donation is requested at the door. For more information, go to BrowardArtsGuild.org.

 

Sunday, 6/12 - Music

The critically-acclaimed Excelsa Quartet from College Park, Md. performs Schubert’s String Trio in B-flat minor and Barber’s Adagio for Strings tonight at 7:30 p.m. at the Leiser Opera Center, 221 SW 3rd Ave. in Fort Lauderdale. The concert is the second in the South Florida Symphony’s summer chamber music series and is also being performed in Key West on June 10. Tickets are $35 at SouthFloridaSymphony.org.

 

Monday, 6/13 - Theater

“Thirteen is Murder,” an interactive theater piece created and performed by playwright and author Barbara Fox, kicks off the third annual Mystery Festival tonight at 7 p.m. at Andrews Living Arts, 32 NW 5th St. in Fort Lauderdale. The first 13 audience members to arrive will serve as the jury in this clever mystery production. Free admission. For more information, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

Tuesday, 6/14 - Culture

Head down to Miami Beach this week for Out in the Tropics, the annual LGBT performing arts festival presented by FUNDarte. The cutting-edge schedule of events includes queer theater, circus arts, comedy, dance and more, performed by international artists at venues across the city, including the Gleason Room at the Fillmore Miami Beach. For a complete schedule and tickets, go to FUNDarte.us.