MUSICAL – Les Miserables
Cameron Mackintosh presents the new production of Alain Boublil and Claude Michel Schönberg’s Tony Award-winning musical phenomenon, Les Misérables, direct from an acclaimed two-and-a-half-year return to Broadway. With its glorious new staging and dazzlingly reimagined scenery inspired by the paintings of Victor Hugo, this breathtaking new production has left both audiences and critics awestruck, cheering “Les Miz is born again!” (NY1).
Tues, October 8 – Sun, October 20; Broward Center for the Performing Arts (201 Southwest 5th Avenue, Fort Lauderdale); Tix: start at $35; Browardcenter.org
Film Festival: OUTshine Fort Lauderdale Edition
OUTshine Film Festival’s 11th Annual Fort Lauderdale Edition invites everyone to see the best LGBTQ+ films of the year cumulated over 8 full days of films & fun in Fort Lauderdale at The Classic Gateway Theatre & Savor Cinema!
Thurs, October 10 through Sun, October 20; Theater and times vary; For Tickets or more info: Outshinefilm.com.
Seen by over 95 million people as a top 10 finalist on NBC’s America’s Got Talent, Diavolo shatters boundaries and soars beyond the grasps of gravity with their show Architecture in Motion.. With a unique style that encompasses dance, acrobatics, and gymnastics, they explore the relationship between the human body and its surrounding architectural environment.
Sat, October 12; 7:30pm; Arsht Center for the Performing Arts (1300 Biscayne Blvd. Miami); Tix: Start at $30; Arshtcenter.org
COMEDIAN – Sheryl Underwood
Sheryl is an American comedian, actress and television host. She first rose to prominence in the comedy world as the first female finalist in 1989’s Miller Lite Comedy Search. Currently, Underwood is one of the hosts on the CBS Daytime talk show, The Talk, a role she first stepped into in September 2011.
Fri and Say, October 11 & 12; Palm Beach Improv (550 S Rosemary Ave #250, West Palm Beach); Tix:$27 and $37; Palmbeachimprov.com.
SINGER – Maluma’s 11:11 World Tour
The 2018 Latin Grammy award winner for Best Contemporary Pop Vocal Album (for F.A.M.E.) is one of social media’s most popular artists with over 23 million Facebook fans, 5.1 million Twitter followers, and a whopping 40 million Instagram followers (making him the leading Latin male artist on Instagram). With his Maluma World Tour he sold over one million tickets in 105 worldwide concerts in 2017 alone and becoming the top concert-selling Latin artist in the world. Fri, October 11; 8pm; American Airlines Arena (601 Biscayne Boulevard, Miami); Tix: start at $61; Aaarena.com.
TV – Batwoman
I was a huge batman fan growing up so I have to admit I am looking forward to seeing this new show which revolves around Kate Kane (Ruby Rose), who was first introduced into the Arrowverse last season as part of the annual crossover event. Armed with a passion for social justice and flair for speaking her mind, she soars onto the streets of Gotham as Batwoman, an out lesbian and highly trained street fighter primed to snuff out the failing city’s criminal resurgence. Premieres Sun, October 6; 8pm; CW
ARTSERVE’S – 30th Anniversary Season Preview VIP Reception
Featuring a curated sampling in the visual and performing arts, the 30th Anniversary Season Preview gives audiences a sneak peek at upcoming thematic exhibitions including the African Diaspora “Roots of the Spirit” exhibition, a Women’s History Month exhibit, the environmentally-conscious “Changing Landscapes” installation, “Emerging Art from War-Torn Syria” and more.
Sat, October 12; 6-9pm; ArtServe (1350 E Sunrise Blvd, Fort Lauderdale); Tix: $75 includes gourmet bites and drinks; Artserve.org.
WEPA – Victor Manuelle & Grupo Niche
Magic City Casino is turning 10, and they are proud to celebrate in a big way with a FREE concert featuring these two Latin music legends. Labeled El Sonero de la Juventud, Victor Manuelle started his career in 1993 and has since sold millions of records worldwide and gained numerous accolades, becoming one of the most recognized Salsa artists of his generation. Known for their energetic, upbeat dance music as well as their romantic ballads, Grupo Niche continues to garner much success all over the world in a career that has spanned over four decades
Sat, October 12; 7-10pm; Magic City Casino (450 NW 37th Avenue, Miami); Free with VIP tickets for sale; magiccitycasino.com.
CRAFT FAIR – 29th Annual Fall
This event will feature custom home & holiday decor, unique gifts, farmhouse decor, artwork, dazzling jewelry, americana, homemade fudge & gourmet delights, floral, country & primitive, handbags, scarves & accessories, fine needlework, yard art, rustic, decorated clothing, candles, pet items, tutus & accessories, furniture, wine slush mixes, personalized items, ornaments, homemade soaps lotions & scrubs, reclaimed wood, holiday candy, painted glass, repurposed items and much more!
Sat and Sun, October 12&13; 10am – 5pm; South Florida Fairgrounds (9067 Southern Blvd
West Palm Beach); Tix: $7 with Kids under 12 free.
MIAMI HEAT – Red, White & Pink Game
The HEAT will host this Game benefiting Miami Cancer Institute at Baptist Health South Florida—an open scrimmage that will include the current 2019-20 roster.
Sun, October 6; 4pm; American Airlines Arena (601 Biscayne Boulevard, Miami); Tickets cost $1.00 each. Additionally, there is an eight-ticket maximum per transaction. Parking will be available for $5.00 in the P2 Garage.