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Parker Playhouse

707 N. E. Eighth St., Fort Lauderdale, FL

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Los Lobos

Rock,Latin/Salsa

Initially perhaps best known for their hit remake of Richie Valens' "La Bamba," the East Los Angeles band Los Lobos has gone on to a venerable,four-decades-long career of incorporating traditional Mexican music with a stylish, rock 'n' roll edge. Their musical journey has taken them a number of places, but never too far from their humble, hard-working roots. Their latest album, "Gates of Gold," was released in 2015.

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• Thu 2/22/18 at - 8:00 PM

Rodriguez

Rock,Folk

Detroit singer and songwriter Sixto Rodgriguez started in the late '60s, playing offbeat, soulful folk-rock that earned him comparisons to Bob Dylan and Love's Arthur Lee. But his career stalled when his record label ran into financial problems. Years later, Rodriguez became something of a cult hero in Australia and South Africa. Recently, two of his albums from the early '70s were reissued.

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• Fri 2/23/18 at - 8:00 PM

Broward Center Presents Moscow Festival Ballet

Classical Dance

Moscow Festival Ballet, led by Artistic Director Sergei Radchenko, brings to life two of the most enduring and romantic programs in the canon of dance. Les Sylphides (Chopiniana) Choreography by: Mikhail Fokine Music by: Frederic Chopin This short, one act, non-narrative ballet is often described as a "romantic reverie" and some say the first ballet to be simply about mood and dance It is composed of a suite of dances in the romantic atmosphere of a moonlit park with the sylphides, spirits in the air, dancing with the "poet" in search of the ideal. Romeo and Juliet Choreography by: Elena Radchenko based on sketches by Marius Pepita Music by: Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky First love, age-old hate: with its primal passions and timeless themes, Romeo and Juliet has inspired ballet's greatest choreographers. This traditional production to Tchaikovsky's heart-rending music has drama at its core.

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• Sun 2/25/18 at - 2:00 PM

Stayin' Alive

Pop,Disco,Cover/Tribute Band/Performer

Stayin' Alive is the quintessential tribute band to the Bee Gees, capturing the excitement of live performance and bringing the sights and sounds of the Bee Gees to the stage.

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• Sat 3/3/18 at - 8:00 PM

Michael McDonald

Pop,Rock,R&B/Soul

From his time in the Doobie Brothers with songs like 'What a Fool Believes' and 'Taking It to the Streets' to his work with Steely Dan, Donna Summer, Kenny Loggins and Christopher Cross to his solo career, Michael McDonald has one of rock's more familiar voices.

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• Sun 3/4/18 at - 7:00 PM

Daughtry

Rock

Daughtry is a rock band from North Carolina, formed and fronted by Chris Daughtry, who first gained prominence as a fan favorite on the fifth season of 'American Idol.' After the competition, Daughtry was given a record deal and his 2006 self-titled debut sold over a million copies after just five weeks in release. He is the third most successful 'American Idol' contestant (behind only megastars Kelly Clarkson and Carrie Underwood) and is currently touring to support his band's most recent album, 'Break the Spell.'

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• Mon 3/5/18 at - 7:30 PM

Bianca Del Rio

Stand Up Comedy

Bianca Del Rio, AKA Roy Haylock, is an actor, comic and drag queen who won season six of "RuPaul's Drag Race."

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• Tue 3/6/18 at - 8:00 PM

Robin Trower

Rock

Robin Trower is one of the great guitar soloists in rock 'n' roll. During the early stages of his career, he was part of the famous supergroup Procol Harum. Trower left Procol Harum after the release of their fifth album and struck out on his own. The release of his debut album 'Twice Removed From Yesterday' in 1973 heralded the beginning of a career that has spanned four decades and continues vibrantly to this day. Trower has released more than 23 albums during his career.

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• Wed 3/7/18 at - 8:00 PM

Indigo Girls

Folk, Rock

One of the most successful folk/pop duos in recording history, Amy Ray and Emily Saliers have carved out an enduring career that is due largely to the fierce loyalty of their fans. After more than two decades, Ray and Saliers have played thousands of shows. They've operated within the music industry, without ever being a product of that industry, gaining the respect of their peers, not to mention an extremely loyal fan base.

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• Fri 3/9/18 at - 8:00 PM

Celebrating David Bowie

Special Event,Rock,Pop,Cover/Tribute Band/Performer

"Celebrating David Bowie" is a global concert series of David Bowie music created and led by Angelo Bundini featuring Bowie band members, friends, and a massive ensemble of top recording and touring musicians from around the world.

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• Wed 3/14/18 at - 7:30 PM

The Irish Rovers

Irish/Celtic,Musical Comedy

Throughout their five-plus decades, these international ambassadors of Irish music (the guys who sang "The Unicorn") have maintained their timeless ability to deliver a rollicking, rousing performance of good cheer. Their songs have become anthems of revelry and joy among generation after generation of fans. Don’t miss your chance to hear this iconic band as they complete one last world tour in 2017.

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• Thu 3/15/18 at - 8:00 PM

Mike + The Mechanics

Pop,Rock

Mike + The Mechanics was formed in 1985 by Genesis founding member Mike Rutherford.

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• Fri 3/16/18 at - 8:00 PM

The Cherry Poppin' Daddies

Rock,Swing,Ska,Pop

Riding the new-found popularity of swing music, The Cherry Poppin' Daddies scored a hit with 'Zoot Suit Riot.'

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• Wed 3/21/18 at - 8:00 PM

Broadway Concert Series - Christine Ebersole

Cabaret

Christine Ebersole has earned her place in the pantheon of Broadway leading women, alongside powerhouses such as Bernadette Peters, Betty Buckley, Elaine Paige and Patti LuPone. Ebersole's alchemic ability to transform into her characters earned her a Tony Award in 2001 for the revival of 42nd Street and a second one in 2007 for Grey Gardens. Equally fierce is her cabaret chops performing at Birdland, Cinegrill, Feinstein's, and at Cafe Carlyle for which she won the Nightlife Award for Outstanding Cabaret Vocalist. When Ebersole and Rudetsky get together you know Broadway dish is going to be served up hot!

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• Sat 3/24/18 at - 8:00 PM

Anthony Jeselnik

Stand Up Comedy

Anthony Jeselnik is a stand-up comedian in high demand, most famous for "The Comedy Central Roast of Donald Trump" and "The Comedy Central Roast of Charlie Sheen," as well as "The Jeselnik Offensive," which he starred in and created. Jeselnik is known for his dark – verging on perverse – humor, which sometimes brings audiences face to face with raw truths not often mentioned in the stand-up world.

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• Fri 4/20/18 at - 8:00 PM

My Heart in a Suitcase

Children's Theatre

Anne Lehmann and her family no longer feel safe in their Berlin home. In order to protect their daughter in 1938 Germany, Mr. and Mrs. Lehmann may have to say goodbye to her forever and send her on the Kindertransport. Anne must struggle to bring meaning out of despair, to cling to love and hope even in a world that seems to be filled with hatred and violence. Based on a memoir by Anne Lehmann Fox.

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• Mon 4/30/18 at - 10:00 AM

Kris Kristofferson

Folk,Country

Singer-songwriter, actor, writer and now octogenarian Kris Kristofferson is an American legend. As a songwriter, he's best known for penning "Me and Bobby McGee," which was made into a No. 1 hit by Janis Joplin, and "Sunday Morning Coming Down" performed by Johnny Cash. As a performer, Kristofferson has been releasing acclaimed records since the 1960s and was a member of the supergroup The Highwaymen along with Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings and Johnny Cash. Known across the world as a consummate actor, Kristofferson has been in dozen of movies including "Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid," "Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore," "A Star is Born" and "Blade."

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• Wed 5/2/18 at - 7:30 PM

Mike Birbiglia

Stand Up Comedy

Mike Birbiglia is a comedian, actor and writer best known for his award-winning one-man shows, "My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend," "Sleepwalk With Me" and "Don't Think Twice." Birbiglia has developed a unique story-telling style. Time Magazine once calling him a "master of the personal, embarrassing tale."

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• Fri 5/11/18 at - 8:00 PM