Thursday, Dec. 5
City Theatre of Miami presents Bekah Brunstetter’s comedy, “The Cake” through Dec. 22 at the Arsht Center in Miami. In this story—ripped from the headlines—a North Carolina baker must reexamine her “closely held” beliefs after she is asked to bake a wedding cake for a lesbian couple. The problem is one of the brides is the daughter of her best friend. Complicated stuff. Tickets are $50 at ArshtCenter.org.
Friday, Dec. 6
Everyone’s favorite authority on basic, Stassi Schroeder from Bravo’s “Vanderpump Rules,” is taking her hit podcast, “Straight Up With Stassi” on the road for the first time ever and she’s coming to the Parker Playhouse, 707 N.E. 8th St. in Fort Lauderdale, tonight at 8 p.m. Stassi and her guests will talk pop culture, reality TV, celebrity gossip, relationships, and more. Tickets start at $27.50 at ParkerPlayhouse.com.
Saturday, Dec. 7
Two-time Tony-winning actress, singer and dancer Sutton Foster returns to the Parker Playhouse, 707 N.E. 8th St. in Fort Lauderdale, tonight at 8 p.m. for an intimate evening of song with music director Michael Rafter. If you only know Foster from her role as Eliza on TV Land’s “Younger,” then have a big surprise coming from this incredible Broadway. Tickets start at $47 at ParkerPlayhouse.com.
If You Just Believe
Saturday, Dec. 7
The Original Fort Lauderdale Gay Men’s Chorus and conductor Dr. Gary Keating present their annual holiday concert, “If You Just Believe,” tonight at 8 p.m. at All Saints Episcopal Church, 333 Tarpon Dr. in Fort Lauderdale. The heart-warming musical program includes selections from “The Polar Express,” “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory,” and traditional Christmas and Hanukkah songs. Tickets are $25 and $40 at FTLGMC.org. Credit: Fort Lauderdale Gay Men’s Chorus.
Sunday, Dec. 8
Nineteen-time Grammy Award-winning musician Tony Bennett brings his “I Left My Heart Tour” with daughter Antonia Bennett to Hard Rock Live at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood tonight at 7 p.m.Bennett, who just turned 93, is not slowing down and his latest recording, “Love is Here to Stay” topped the jazz charts and was nominated for a Grammy. Tickets at SeminoleHardRockHollywood.com.
Monday, Dec. 9
Head down to Tropics Grille, 2000 Wilton Dr. in Wilton Manors, for Jennifer McClain’s Cast Party, the weekly celebration of musical theater. In addition to an evening of beloved show tunes, the popular local singer always has surprises for her loyal fans, including guest performances by touring actors and singers. You never know who might appear on stage. For more information, go to Facebook.com/TheGrilleOTD.
Tuesday, Dec. 10
Imagine a mash-up of “Downton Abbey” and “Monty Python’s Flying Circus” and you just might wind up with “The Play that Goes Wrong,” the Olivier Award-winning comedy direct from London’s West End, opening tonight and running through Dec. 15 at the Kravis Center in West Palm Beach. We don’t want to spoil the surprise, but let’s just say the set is the real diva in this show. Tickets start at $36 at Kravis.org.