Weekend Ticket - 12/11 through 12/13

 

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

Less than Jake
Less Than Jake.
 

By Michael Hamersly

 

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 11


THAT JAMAICAN SOUND

SEAN PAUL

Dancehall hitmaker ("Give It Up to Me," "We Be Burnin'," "Temperature") teams up with fellow countryman Shaggy ("It Wasn't Me," "Angel").

Details: 8 p.m. at the Hard Rock Live at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, 1 Seminole Way, near Hollywood; Ticketmaster; $27-$65.

 

OFF TO SEE THE WIZARD

"ALL ABOUT OZ"

Original performance art piece pays tribute to the musicals "The Wizard of Oz," "The Wiz" and "Wicked" in celebration of the 70th anniversary of the film "The Wizard of Oz." 

Details: 8 p.m. Friday, 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at Broward College's Fine Arts Theatre, A. Hugh Adams Central Campus, 3501 Davie Rd., Building 6, Second Floor, Davie; 954-201-6884; $8, $4 students, faculty and staff.

 

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 12


JOY TO YOU AND ME

THREE DOG NIGHT

Step away from the slots (while you're ahead, we hope) and check out Three Dog Night performing hits including "One," "Mama Told Me Not to Come," "Black and White" and "Joy to the World").

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-$35.

 

SKA/PUNK FAVES

LESS THAN JAKE

Gainesville band performs in support of its latest album "GNV FLA," with opening acts Cage and The Swellers.

Details: 6 p.m. at Revolution, 200 W. Broward Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; 954-727-0950 or www.jointherevolution.net; $20 advance, $22 day of show; all ages.

 

HO HO HO!

JINGLE BALL

Annual pop-rock concert sponsored by Y100 features Shakira, The Fray, Jordin Sparks, Flo Rida, Colbie Caillet, LMFAO and 3OH!3.

Details: 7 p.m. at the BankAtlantic Center, 1 Panther Pkwy., Sunrise; Ticketmaster; $50.75-$130.75.

 

SWEET HARMONIES

THE BELMONTS

One of the defining doo-wop groups from the late '50s performs hits including "Tell Me Why" and "Come On Little Angel."

Details: 7 p.m. at Seminole Casino Coconut Creek, east of State Road 7 (US 441) and north of Sample Road at 5550 NW 40th St.; 954-977-6700 or www.seminolecoconutcreekcasino.com; $20.

 

 

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 13


ART OPENING

ELENA EHRENWALD

Photographer utilizes darkroom techniques such as infrared film, superimposed imagery from multiple negatives and selective bleaching and re-development of prints; exhibit runs through Feb. 14.

Details: 1-4 p.m. at the Alper JCC Futernick Family Art Gallery, 11155 SW 112th Ave., Miami; www.alperjcc.org; free.

 

SUNDAY AFTERNOONS OF MUSIC

BORIS GILTBURG

Russo-Israeli pianist performs works by Beethoven, Chopin, Rachmaninov and Prokofiev.

Details: 4 p.m. at Gusman Hall, Frost School of Music, University of Miami, 1314 Miller Dr., Coral Gables; 305-271-7150 or www.sundaymusicals.org; $35, $30 seniors, $10 students.

 

HE'S EASY

LIONEL RICHIE

Songwriting force for The Commodores ("Sail On," "Three Times a Lady," "Easy") went on to become even bigger solo ("All Night Long," "Truly," "Say You, Say Me"), plus co-wrote "We Are the World" with Michael Jackson.

Details: 7:30 p.m. at the Hard Rock Live at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, 1 Seminole Way, near Hollywood; Ticketmaster; $60-$150.

 

REGGAE LEGEND

EEK-A-MOUSE

Veteran "singjay" artist and fixture at Jamaica's annual "Reggae Sunsplash" festival performs, with Fourth Dimension opening.

Details: 7:30 p.m. at the Culture Room, 3045 N. Federal Hwy., Fort Lauderdale; 954-564-1074 or www.cultureroom.net; $14.99.

 

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