Weekend Ticket - May 6-8

 

Some idea of what you could be doing this weekend

T-Pain

By Michael Hamersly

Friday, May 6

ROCK ON
NONPOINT
Fort Lauderdale nu-metal group performs in support of its latest album, “Miracle,” with 24 other bands and skaters tearing up a half-pipe.
Details: Doors open at 5 p.m. at Revolution, 200 W. Broward Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; 954-727-0950 or www.jointherevolution.net; $10.

ART OPENING
”THREE OUTLOOKS IN CUBAN ART”
See works by Giosvany Echevarria, Miguel Florido and David Rodriguez.
Details: Opening reception 7-10 p.m. at Cernuda Arte, 3155 Ponce de Leon Blvd., Coral Gables; 305-461-1050 or www.cernudaarte.com; free.

MODERN-ROCK SHOWCASE
NORMA JEAN
Atlanta metalcore band named after Marilyn Monroe headlines a rock lineup including After the Burial, Motionless in White, For the Fallen Dreams and Stray From the Path.
Details: 7 p.m. at the Culture Room, 3045 N. Federal Hwy., Fort Lauderdale. 954-564-1074 or www.cultureroom.net; $15.

FILM FESTIVAL
”ROMANCE IN A CAN”
See the finest in European films – check out the website for showtimes.
Details: Short Film Awards, 7:30-9:30 p.m. at Miami Beach High School, 2231 Prairie Ave., Miami Beach; www.romanceinacan.com; free, individual showings $8-$12.

N THE HOUSE
ZEDS DEAD
Toronto dubstep duo named after a line from “Pulp Fiction” blows up the stage as the second act for Honeymoon, the new, all-ages monthly electronic-music event at the Fillmore.
Details: 9 p.m. at the Fillmore Miami Beach at the Jackie Gleason Theater, 1700 Washington Ave.; LiveNation.com; $15 advance, $20 day of show.

FREE FOR ALL
JAZZ IT UP
Haitian guitarist Monvelyno Alexis performs
Details: 9 p.m. at Van Dyke Café, 846 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach; 305-534-3600 or www.thevandykecafe.com.


Saturday, May 7


SUPER SATURDAYS
T-PAIN
After the surprisingly good Fish dispose of the Washington Nationals, stick around for a concert by auto-tune king T-Pain, who will perform hits including “Buy U a Drank,” “Good Life” and “Blame It”; Jay Sean opens.
Details: Game-time is 7:10 p.m. at Sun Life Stadium, 2269 Dan Marino Blvd., Miami Gardens; 877-MARLINS or www.marlins.com; tickets start at $12.

SINGER-SONGWRITER
AMAURY GUTIERREZ AND FRIENDS
Latin Grammy-nominated Cuban artist performs.
Details: 8 p.m. at the Fillmore Miami Beach, 1700 Washington Ave.; Ticketmaster; $46.50-$66.50.

DANCING QUEEN
KYLIE MINOGUE
Aussie pop superstar sings dance-heavy hits including “Can’t Get You Out of My Head,” “Love at First Sight” and “Come Into My World,” plus new tracks from her latest album, “Aphrodite.”
Details: 9 p.m. at the BankAtlantic Center, 1 Panther Pkwy., Sunrise. 954-835-8000 or www.bankatlanticcenter.com; $55-$125.


Sunday, May 8


LONG LIVE BOLLYWOOD
USTAD RAHAT FATEH ALI KHAN
Pakistani singer keeps family tradition alive.
Details: 7 p.m. at the Don Taft University Center, Nova Southeastern University, 3301 College Ave., Davie; 954-262-5477;$46.50-$144.70.


Next Week



SINGER-SONGWRITER
BRETT DENNEN
Folk-pop singer with the lazy blues voice performs in support of his latest album, “Loverboy”; opening act is L.A.band Dawes, which releases its second album, “Nothing Is Wrong,” on June 11.
Details: 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Culture Room, 3045 N. Federal Hwy., Fort Lauderdale. 954-564-1074 or www.cultureroom.net; $18.

CROONING
BRUNO MARS
Singer-songwriter who co-wrote hits by Flo Rida (“Right Round”) and Cee Lo Green (“Forget You”) will perform hits such as “Nothin’ On You” and “Just the Way You Are.” R&B songstress Janelle Monae opens.
Details: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Fillmore Miami Beach at the Jackie Gleason Theater, 1700 Washington Ave.; LiveNation.com; $38.50.

ARTS IN THE PARKS
”WALL-E”
The weekly SoundScape Cinema Series presents the Pixar space saga “Wall-E,” by “Finding Nemo” director Andrew Stanton.
Details: 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Miami Beach SoundScape ExoStage, at the corner of 17th Street and Washington Avenue; 305-673-7577; free.

COUNTRY MUSIC
DARIUS RUCKER
Hootie & the Blowfish frontman takes a break from playing golf to perform standards including “Let Her Cry” and “I Only Wanna Be With You,” plus solo country hits “Don’t Think I Don’t Think About It,” “It Won’t Be Like This For Long,” “This” and “Come Back Song.”
Details: 7 p.m. Thursday at Sunset Cove Amphitheater, 12551 Glades Rd., Boca Raton. 561-488-7414; $36.50.
 

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