“GHOST” THE MUSICAL ADAPTED FROM THE HIT FILM COMES TO THE BROWARD CENTER:
Relive the magical moments from the Oscar winning movie “Ghost” in a brand new Broadway musical that breathes new life into a timeless love story. The musical features an original pop score from multiple Grammy Awards, among many other notable credits and collaborations. The musical’s tale of everlasting love is thrilling entertainment for audiences of all ages.
The musical starts when Sam Wheat and his long time girlfriend, Molly Jensen, move in together in a loft apartment in Brooklyn. Sam is a banker, Molly a sculptor and their friend Carl Bruner, one of Sam’s co-workers, who has offered to help them get settled. They are a congenial group, Sam and Molly are very much in love, though certain habits Sam has, makes Molly uncomfortable. Tragedy occurs when walking back to their apartment one night after a romantic dinner, Sam and Molly are mugged, leaving Sam dead on a dark street. Trapped as a ghost between this world and the next, unable to leave Molly, he learns she is in great danger. With the help of a phony psychic, who helps Sam communicate with Molly, hoping to save and protect her from the harm he already knows is bound to happen, believing she will be able to avenge his death.
Unlike anything ever seen on stage before. It contains some brilliant glorious songs as “Unchained Melody.” “Three Little Words,” “Are You a Believer,” “Talkin’ ‘Bout a Miracle,” “I’m Out Of Here” and others.
“Ghost,” comes to the Au-Rene Theatre April 29th, through May 11th, 2014. Tickets are $34.50 to $74.50 at the Center’s box office located at 201 Southwest Fifth Avenue, Fort Lauderdale. Performances vary. For all additional information, call: (954) 462-0222. Not suitable for children.
AMERICAN ROCK SINGER ROB THOMAS ON STAGE AT HARD ROCK LIVE:
Rob Thomas, recording artist, songwriter and lead singer of the band “Matchbox Twenty,” has earned three Grammy Awards for co-writing and singing on the Carlos Santana triple-platinum hit “Smooth” in 1999. He has also lent his song writing talents to artists such as: Tom Petty, Willie Nelson, Mick Jagger, Marc Anthony, Pat Green, Taylor Hicks, Travis Tritt and Daughtry. His band has released many hit singles including: “Push," “3 a.m.,” “Real World,” “Back 2 Good,” “If You’re Gone,” “Bright Lights,” “ How Far We’ve Come,” “She’s So Mean” and more.
In 2004, the Songwriters Hall of fame awarded Thomas its first “Starlight Award,” recognizing young songwriters who have had a lasting influence in the music industry. He produced his first solo album “Lonely No More,” that reached number one on The Billboard 200.
Enjoy an evening of great music at the Hard Rock Live on April 26th, 2014 at 8 p.m. Tickets range from $50 to $85.35. For more information, call the box office at: (954) 327-Rock. Or: 1 (800) 937-0010 or TicketMaster, located on State Road 7 (US 441) in Hollywood. Parking is always free.
SHERLOCK’S DINNER THEATRE AT CORAL SPRING CENTER FEATURES MARIA’S GIRLS NIGHT OUT:
As part of the Sherlock’s Dinner Theatre series, this comedy features a party with Maria’s friends, including the audience, where some of the hottest guys have been invited and will surely give Maria and all her friends, a night of entertainment they will never forget. The girl’s original plans suddenly change when their significant others with some surprises in store for them, crash the party.
All shows take place in the intimate Marquee room which seats 80 people. Doris’ Italian Market will be catering each performance. The Coral Springs Center for the Arts is very excited to be hosting these spooky, suspenseful and hilarious comedy Who Dunnit series.
Join the cast of the Sherlock Holmes Dinner Theatre each Friday, Saturday and Sunday, now on stage through May 25th, 2014, evenings at 7 p.m. Sundays at 5 p.m. Tickets are $59 per person, for dinner and the show, tickets are available at the box office located at 2855 Coral Springs Drive in Coral Springs. A two drink minimum is required. For reservations and information, call: (954) 344-5990.