Weekend Ticket - 11/27 through 11/29

 

Here are some ideas of what you could be doing this weekend.

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By Michael Hamersly

FOR FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 27


JAZZ AT MOCA

Haitian musician and Berklee alum Jowee Omicil, who plays saxophone, flute and clarinet, performs, after author Madafi Pierre signs copies of her new book, "The Meltdown of a Sweet Black Cat."

Details: 8 p.m. at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 770 NE 125th St., North Miami; 305-693-8211 or www.mocanomi.org.


INDUSTRIAL PIONEERS 

SKINNY PUPPY

Industrial and electro-rock band that inspired the likes of Nine Inch Nails performs as part of its In Solvent See Tour.

Details: 8 p.m. at Revolution Live, 200 W. Broward Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; 954-727-0950 or www.jointherevolution,net; $19.


FOR SATURDAY NOVEMBER 28


TIME FOR A COOL CHANGE 

LITTLE RIVER BAND

Take a break from the slots and check out the Little River Band harmonize on hits including "Help Is On Its Way," "Lonesome Loser," "Reminiscing" and "Cool Change."

Details: 3 p.m. at the Magic City Casino, 450 NW 37th Ave., Miami; 888-56-MAGIC, 305-460-6579 or www.magiccitycasino.com; $15-$25.

 

ARTIST EVENT 

CLIFFORD BAILEY

Miami native and musician presents an exhibition of his work.

Details: 5-9 p.m. at Actors Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre, 280 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables; RSVP to cliffordbailey@mac.com or visit www.actorsplayhouse.org; free.


CD RELEASE PARTY 

SUENALO!

Help one of Miami's hottest Latin bands celebrate the release of its second album.

Details: 7 p.m. at the Transit Lounge, 729 SW 1st. Ave., Miami; www.transitlounge.us or RSVP at suenalo@hotmail.com.

 

R. KELLY

Embattled R&B singer croons about wanting to get with your girlfriend; Miami singer Pleasure P (aka Marcus Cooper) opens.

Details: 8 p.m. at the James L. Knight Center, 400 SE 2nd Ave., Miami; 305-372-4634 or www.jlkc.com; $51.50.

 

TRANCE OUT 

PAUL VAN DYK

Beloved German DJ performs is support of his greatest-hits CD "Volume."

Details: 11 p.m. at Space, 34 NE 11th St., Miami; www.wantickets.com $60.

 

IT'S THAT TIME 

THE HERALD HUNT

Get wacky while you use your brains to solve the annual Herald Hunt, presented by Pulitzer Prize-winning humorist Dave Barry and former Herald Tropic Sunday section editor Tom Shroder. Prizes include a seven-day "Italy

in the Tropics" cruise for four. 

Details: Noon at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami; www.heraldhunt.com; free with Sunday paper with the Herald Hunt Special Section inside! Sunday paper with the Herald Hunt Special Section inside.

 

FOR SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 29


WHO IS HE?

ROGER DALTREY

The Who frontman goes solo for his "Use It or Lose It" tour - expect a mix of solo stuff and Who favorites such as "Who Are You," "Baba O'Riley" and "Pictures of Lily."

Details: 7 p.m. at the Hard Rock Live at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, 1 Seminole Way, near Hollywood; Ticketmaster; $45-$85.

 

"FAN APPRECIATION TOUR"

CHRIS BROWN

R&B singer ("Run It!," "Kiss Kiss") tries to make his fans forget about his recent legal troubles; New Boyz opens.

Details: 7 p.m. at Revolution Live, 200 W. Broward Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; 954-727-0950 or www.jointherevolution,net; $30.

 

HOLIDAY JAZZ

DAVE KOZ AND FRIENDS

Have a smooth-jazz Christmas with the Grammy-nominated saxophonist and his band.

Details: 8 p.m. at the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts, 701 Okeechobee Blvd., West Palm Beach; 1-800-572-8471 or www.kravis.org; $20-$100.

 

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