LOCAL DEALS

"Comedy Cafe"'s Improvised Stand-Up

at Soref Hall, Plantation
OFFER DATES:
Sat, June 02
FULL PRICE: $30
OFFER PRICE: $15

Usually when you go out for a night of hilarious comedy you've got to choose: stand-up or improv. But not at "Comedy Cafe" at Soref Hall in Plantation, because this show brings you The Improvised Stan... [more+]

Usually when you go out for a night of hilarious comedy you've got to choose: stand-up or improv. But not at "Comedy Cafe" at Soref Hall in Plantation, because this show brings you The Improvised Stand-Up Comedy Challenge! Combining the art form of stand-up comedy with the freewheeling, anything-can-happen electricity of improv, it's sure to be a night full of laughs. [less-]

Underwater Encounters at Miami Seaquarium

at Miami Seaquarium, Miami
OFFER DATES:
Sat, December 29
FULL PRICE: $35.99 - $45.99
OFFER PRICE: $17.99 - $29.99

Miami's beach scene is prime, and there's no doubt that its aquatic life is bubbling with excitement for both tourists and residents. Check out Florida's best aquarium, where ocean animals come to you... [more+]

Miami's beach scene is prime, and there's no doubt that its aquatic life is bubbling with excitement for both tourists and residents. Check out Florida's best aquarium, where ocean animals come to you! Explore world class sea life exhibits and hang out with some finned creatures yourself. Meet a penguin one-on-one, or for an additional fee, swim with the seals and dolphins! You can also encounter a huge variety of tropical fish and and sting rays on the Sea Trek Reef Encounter, an underwater walking journey that guides you through the Miami Seaquarium's 300,000 gallon tropical reef. Along with plenty of other shows and exhibits, it'll be effortless to let the kids loose for an entire day here. [less-]

Casey James ("American Idol")

at Broward Center for the Performing Arts - Abdo New River Room, Fort Lauderdale
OFFER DATES:
Fri, June 22
FULL PRICE: $32.50
OFFER PRICE: $19.50

Texas-born singer-songwriter Casey James has gone from pop stardom as a Season Nine finalist on "American Idol" to down-home favorite with a debut disc that hit No. 2 on the "Billboard" U.S. country c... [more+]

Texas-born singer-songwriter Casey James has gone from pop stardom as a Season Nine finalist on "American Idol" to down-home favorite with a debut disc that hit No. 2 on the "Billboard" U.S. country charts and spawned the hits "Crying on a Suitcase" and "Let's Don't Call It a Night." But now, James has gone full-on blues with his latest album, aptly titled "Strip It Down", featuring 14 songs he wrote or co-wrote. Catch this multi-talented musician's latest gig at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts in Ft. Lauderdale. [less-]

Live Music at Arts Garage: Jazz, Blues, Pop, Rock & More

at Arts Garage, Delray Beach
OFFER DATES:
Fri, May 25
Sat, May 26
Sat, June 02
+ 7 more dates
Fri, May 25
Sat, May 26
Sat, June 02
Sat, June 09
Thu, June 14
Fri, June 15
Fri, June 22
Fri, June 29
Sun, July 01
Fri, July 13
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FULL PRICE: $15 - $40
OFFER PRICE: $5 - $17.50

Park yourself down at Arts Garage to enjoy world-class music from established, Grammy-winning artists and exciting, new up-and-comers in a comfortable cabaret atmosphere in Delray Beach. From jazz, bl... [more+]

Park yourself down at Arts Garage to enjoy world-class music from established, Grammy-winning artists and exciting, new up-and-comers in a comfortable cabaret atmosphere in Delray Beach. From jazz, blues, Latin and soul to world music, classical, urban and hip-hop, Arts Garage attracts famed artists and "performers at the top of their game" ("Palm Beach Post") with its excellent acoustics and intimate, up-close seating. You're also welcome to bring your own food and drink to make your evening complete, or partake in snacks and sodas from the concessions stand. [less-]

Pulitzer-Winning Rock Musical "Next to Normal"

at The Abyss Theatre, Wilton Manors
OFFER DATES:
Thu, May 24
Fri, May 25
Sat, May 26
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Thu, May 24
Fri, May 25
Sat, May 26
Sun, May 27
Thu, May 31
Fri, June 01
Sat, June 02
Sun, June 03
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FULL PRICE: $39.50
OFFER PRICE: $19.75

One of Broadway's biggest and most compelling hits in recent years, the Tony Award- and Pulitzer Prize-winning "Next to Normal" offers a heartbreaking, humorous and unflinchingly authentic look at a m... [more+]

One of Broadway's biggest and most compelling hits in recent years, the Tony Award- and Pulitzer Prize-winning "Next to Normal" offers a heartbreaking, humorous and unflinchingly authentic look at a modern family struggling with the effects of bipolar disorder. Featuring original songs by Tom Kitt ("American Idiot"), including "Just Another Day," "You Don't Know" and "Superboy and the Invisible Girl," this emotional powerhouse of a musical addresses grief, suburban life and even ethics in modern psychiatry. Find out why "The New York Times" called it "much more than a feel-good musical; it is a feel-everything musical," when this show comes to the stage of The Abyss Theatre in Wilton Manors. [less-]

"An Accident"

at Empire Stage, Ft. Lauderdale
OFFER DATES:
Fri, May 25
Sat, May 26
Sun, May 27
FULL PRICE: $30
OFFER PRICE: $15

From the producer and director of "Communion" and "Reborning" comes the Southeastern premier of "An Accident" at Ft. Lauderdale's Empire Stage. Elizabeth Price stars as Libby ("Reborning"), a young wo... [more+]

From the producer and director of "Communion" and "Reborning" comes the Southeastern premier of "An Accident" at Ft. Lauderdale's Empire Stage. Elizabeth Price stars as Libby ("Reborning"), a young woman who, after a near-fatal car accident, is visited by the perpetrator. "Her recovery parallels the context of their wary, confrontational and erotically charged interactions" ("San Francisco Chronicle"). [less-]

"Avenue Q" : The Tony-Winning Naughty Puppet Musical

at Rinker Playhouse - Kravis Center for the Performing Arts, West Palm Beach
OFFER DATES:
Fri, May 25
Sat, May 26
Sat, May 26
+ 11 more dates
Fri, May 25
Sat, May 26
Sat, May 26
Sun, May 27
Thu, May 31
Fri, June 01
Sat, June 02
Sat, June 02
Sun, June 03
Thu, June 07
Fri, June 08
Sat, June 09
Sat, June 09
Sun, June 10
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FULL PRICE: $55
OFFER PRICE: $27.50 - $38.50

Part flesh, part felt and packed with heart, this laugh-out-loud musical tells the timeless story of a bright-eyed college grad named Princeton. When he arrives in the city with big dreams and a tiny ... [more+]

Part flesh, part felt and packed with heart, this laugh-out-loud musical tells the timeless story of a bright-eyed college grad named Princeton. When he arrives in the city with big dreams and a tiny bank account, he has to move into a shabby apartment all the way out on Avenue Q. Still, the neighbors seem nice. There he meets Kate (the girl next door), Lucy (the slut), Rod (the Republican), Trekkie (the internet entrepreneur), building superintendent Gary Coleman (yes, that Gary Coleman) and other new friends! Together, they struggle to find jobs, dates, and their ever-elusive purpose in life. Leave the kiddos at home for this production of "Avenue Q" at Kravis Center for the Performing Arts, because it addresses decidedly adult issues like sex, drinking and surfing the web for porn. [less-]

"Rock of Ages": '80s Rock Musical

at Broward Center for the Performing Arts - Amaturo Theater, Fort Lauderdale
OFFER DATES:
Thu, June 14
Fri, June 15
Sat, June 16
+ 9 more dates
Thu, June 14
Fri, June 15
Sat, June 16
Sun, June 17
Thu, June 21
Fri, June 22
Sat, June 23
Sun, June 24
Thu, June 28
Fri, June 29
Sat, June 30
Sun, July 01
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FULL PRICE: $47
OFFER PRICE: $23.50 - $37

We're going back to a sexier time -- The Reagan Era -- and the party has been raging hard in Hollywood. There, at one of the Sunset Strip's last legendary rock venues, the liquor flows freely, the Lyc... [more+]

We're going back to a sexier time -- The Reagan Era -- and the party has been raging hard in Hollywood. There, at one of the Sunset Strip's last legendary rock venues, the liquor flows freely, the Lycra is tight and the Aqua Net is in abundance. Amidst the madness, aspiring rock star (and perspiring janitor) Drew longs to become the next Bon Jovi. But when he falls for a small-town girl, will the good times come to an end? One of the longest running shows in recent Broadway history, the Tony-nominated "Rock of Ages" features 28 eyebrow-scorching hits from Styx, Poison and many other monster bands of the '80s. Get ready to rock out at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts in Fort Lauderdale. [less-]

Iconic Musical Tale of Rivalry & Romance

at Susan B. Katz Theater, Pembroke Pines
OFFER DATES:
Fri, July 20
Sat, July 21
Sat, July 21
+ 13 more dates
Fri, July 20
Sat, July 21
Sat, July 21
Sun, July 22
Fri, July 27
Sat, July 28
Sat, July 28
Sun, July 29
Fri, August 03
Sat, August 04
Sat, August 04
Sun, August 05
Fri, August 10
Sat, August 11
Sat, August 11
Sun, August 12
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FULL PRICE: $27
OFFER PRICE: $15 - $20

"West Side Story" takes the most famous romantic drama of all time, Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet", and sets it loose in epic fashion on the streets of 1950s New York, finding two idealistic young l... [more+]

"West Side Story" takes the most famous romantic drama of all time, Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet", and sets it loose in epic fashion on the streets of 1950s New York, finding two idealistic young lovers caught between warring street gangs -- the Jets and the Sharks. The famed 1961 film adaptation won 10 Academy Awards, including Best Picture, and the story has enjoyed many Broadway revivals, the latest in 2009. Written by the creative dream team of Leonard Bernstein, Arthur Laurents and Stephen Sondheim, "West Side Story"'s legendary jazz, Latin and classical-inspired score features treasured numbers like "Something's Coming," "Tonight," "I Feel Pretty" and "America." Get ready to snap your fingers along with this iconic musical love story at the Susan B. Katz Theater in Pembroke Pines. [less-]

"Million Dollar Quartet": Tony-Winning Rock 'n' Roll Musical

at Actors' Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre, Coral Gables
OFFER DATES:
Thu, May 24
Wed, May 30
Thu, May 31
FULL PRICE: $57
OFFER PRICE: $28.50

On December 4, 1956, a twist of fate brought Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Elvis Presley to Memphis' Sun Records. The rock 'n' roll musical "Million Dollar Quartet" was inspired by th... [more+]

On December 4, 1956, a twist of fate brought Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Elvis Presley to Memphis' Sun Records. The rock 'n' roll musical "Million Dollar Quartet" was inspired by this legendary recording session -- the first and only collaboration between these true iconoclasts, each of whom had an undeniable influence on American music. This thrilling production takes you inside the studio with the four major talents who came together as a red-hot band for one unforgettable night, and features such enduring hits as "Blue Suede Shoes," "Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On," "Great Balls of Fire" and "Hound Dog." A hit on Broadway, "Million Dollar Quartet" was nominated for 2010 Tony and Drama Desk Awards and now comes to the Actors' Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre in Coral Gables. [less-]

"Into the Woods": Sondheim's Fairy-Tale Mashup

at West Boca Performing Arts Theater, Boca Raton
OFFER DATES:
Fri, June 08
Sat, June 09
Sun, June 10
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Fri, June 08
Sat, June 09
Sun, June 10
Fri, June 15
Sat, June 16
Sun, June 17
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FULL PRICE: $35
OFFER PRICE: $17.50 - $20

"Into the Woods", the multi-award-winning (Tony Awards, Drama Desk Awards, Olivier Awards) musical by Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine, skillfully interweaves several classic fairy tales into one epi... [more+]

"Into the Woods", the multi-award-winning (Tony Awards, Drama Desk Awards, Olivier Awards) musical by Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine, skillfully interweaves several classic fairy tales into one epic story that shows what happens when things get real in the fairy-tale world. Sondheim and Lapine's tale involves a baker and his wife who, unable to have the children they so badly desire, agree to complete a number of "errands" for a witch who promises to grant them their wish if they're successful. During their journey, they encounter Little Red Riding Hood, Rapunzel, Cinderella and Jack (of Beanstalk notoriety) -- each of whom has their own wish. All the storybook characters discover that wishes granted often come with a hefty price. Experience "Into the Woods" at West Boca Performing Arts in Boca Raton. [less-]

"Festival Yachad": Israeli Dance Extravaganza

at Broward Center - Au-Rene Theater, Fort Lauderdale
OFFER DATES:
Sun, May 27
FULL PRICE: $20
OFFER PRICE: $10

More than 500 young dancers from the Jewish communities of South Florida, plus local troupes and international companies from Mexico, Brazil, Panama and Israel take the stage for "Festival Yachad", th... [more+]

More than 500 young dancers from the Jewish communities of South Florida, plus local troupes and international companies from Mexico, Brazil, Panama and Israel take the stage for "Festival Yachad", the largest event of its kind in the United States. Now in its 22nd year, this beautifully produced show brims with colorful costumes, lavish scenery and spectacular lighting effects that highlight the impressive synchronized dance numbers set to unique arrangements of traditional Israeli folk music. Don't miss this special performance celebrating Israel's 70th anniversary at the Broward Center's Au-Rene Theater. [less-]

Tribute to Bocelli's "One Night in Central Park"

at Crest Theatre at Old School Square, Delray Beach
OFFER DATES:
Sat, June 16
FULL PRICE: n/a
OFFER PRICE: Sold Out

In September of 2011, 60,000 people crowded into Central Park's Great Lawn for a free concert by Andrea Bocelli -- one of the world's most gifted and beloved tenors. Accompanied by the New York Philha... [more+]

In September of 2011, 60,000 people crowded into Central Park's Great Lawn for a free concert by Andrea Bocelli -- one of the world's most gifted and beloved tenors. Accompanied by the New York Philharmonic and joined by artists like Celine Dion and Tony Bennett, Bocelli's performance peaked at No. 4 on the "Billboard" charts. Now, internationally celebrated performers Jonathan Hawkins, Lee Lessack and Heather Lundstedt are recreating that awe-inspiring evening at the Crest Theatre at Old School Square in Delray Beach. Now's your chance to experience all the hits from that fateful evening again, including "La Donna Mobile", "The Prayer", "Time to Say Goobdye" and "Nessun Dorma." [less-]

Touching New Comedy "Aunt Jack"

at Empire Stage, Ft. Lauderdale
OFFER DATES:
Thu, July 19
Fri, July 20
Sat, July 21
+ 5 more dates
Thu, July 19
Fri, July 20
Sat, July 21
Sun, July 22
Thu, July 26
Fri, July 27
Thu, August 02
Fri, August 03
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FULL PRICE: $20 - $35
OFFER PRICE: $15 - $20

This fresh new comedy follows the unconventional family of Norman Sable-Church. After breaking up with his long-time boyfriend, Norman moves clear across the country, leaving his fathers -- George and... [more+]

This fresh new comedy follows the unconventional family of Norman Sable-Church. After breaking up with his long-time boyfriend, Norman moves clear across the country, leaving his fathers -- George and Jack -- in a tizzy. Months later, with George, a prominent gay activist and historian, in failing health, Norman returns home to make things right and to introduce his parents to Andy, his new partner. Jack (a well known Drag Performer) and Phyllis (Norman's biological mother and lesbian) are dismayed to find that Andy is not who they wanted for their son. Tensions build into an inter-generational confrontation about sexuality, identity and monogamy. Enjoy the hilarious and touching comedy of "Aunt Jack" at Fort Lauderdale's Empire Stage. [less-]

Women Empower Expo: Jump-Start Your Business

at Greater Ft. Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center, Fort Lauderdale
OFFER DATES:
Sat, November 10
FULL PRICE: $40
OFFER PRICE: COMP - $20

Women Empower Expo (WEX) is an experiential one-day event taking place in select cities across North America. The WEX experience is filled with workshops, panels, breakout sessions, a pitch competitio... [more+]

Women Empower Expo (WEX) is an experiential one-day event taking place in select cities across North America. The WEX experience is filled with workshops, panels, breakout sessions, a pitch competition, networking lounge, woman-owned marketplace, author book signing, mindset stage and much more. The mission for WEX is to empower, educate and equip women with the knowledge and community to create and grow successful businesses. Whether you are passionate about wellness, interested in learning about digital marketing, or ready to get funding for your business, you'll be able to customize the WEX Experience to your passions, business and interests. Don't miss WEX at the Greater Ft. Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center. [less-]

"Cirque du Soleil" Takes to the Ice

at BB&T Center, Sunrise
OFFER DATES:
Wed, July 18
Thu, July 19
Fri, July 20
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Wed, July 18
Thu, July 19
Fri, July 20
Sat, July 21
Sat, July 21
Sun, July 22
Sun, July 22
Tue, July 24
Wed, July 25
Thu, July 26
Fri, July 27
Sat, July 28
Sat, July 28
Sun, July 29
Sun, July 29
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FULL PRICE: $55.25 - $124.25
OFFER PRICE: $55.25 - $124.25

On a quest to make the world its playground -- one surface at a time -- "Cirque du Soleil" tackles its boldest terrain yet: ice. Glide into the BB&T Center in Sunrise and discover the surreal world of... [more+]

On a quest to make the world its playground -- one surface at a time -- "Cirque du Soleil" tackles its boldest terrain yet: ice. Glide into the BB&T Center in Sunrise and discover the surreal world of "Cirque du Soleil Crystal", the company's first production atop the glistening realm of frozen water. Watch in wonder as world-class ice skaters and acrobats challenge the laws of gravity, executing one electrifying moment after another as they tell the exhilarating story of a woman's journey toward confidence, liberation and empowerment. Make sure you're there as this spectacularly innovative company shatters the icy facade of reality to reach the sparkling world of possibility beneath. [less-]

Audra McDonald: 6-Time Tony Winner

at Broward Center - Au-Rene Theater, Fort Lauderdale
OFFER DATES:
Wed, June 13
FULL PRICE: $75
OFFER PRICE: $50

"The New York Times" called singer-actress Audra McDonald "a defining voice of our time." Winner of a record six Tony Awards, two Grammys, an Emmy and many more prestigious accolades, she has thrilled... [more+]

"The New York Times" called singer-actress Audra McDonald "a defining voice of our time." Winner of a record six Tony Awards, two Grammys, an Emmy and many more prestigious accolades, she has thrilled Broadway audiences in The Gershwins' "Porgy and Bess" and "Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill", as well as "Carousel", "Master Class", "Ragtime" and "A Raisin in the Sun". For cabaret and concert buffs, it's McDonald's versatile soprano that draws them back time and time again. McDonald and her trio perform her trademark mix of show tunes, classic film songs and selections written expressly for her by many of today's leading composers, at Broward Center's Au-Rene Theater in Fort Lauderdale. [less-]

3rd Annual Jett Wilson and Friends Comedy Show

at Lauderhill Performing Arts Center, Lauderhill
OFFER DATES:
Fri, May 25
FULL PRICE: $50
OFFER PRICE: $25

Back by popular demand, the third annual Jett Wilson & Friends Comedy Show is a comedy show that brings the community together with lots of fun and laughter at the Lauderhill Performing Arts Center.... [more+]

Back by popular demand, the third annual Jett Wilson & Friends Comedy Show is a comedy show that brings the community together with lots of fun and laughter at the Lauderhill Performing Arts Center. [less-]

Doo-Wop Group The Five Boroughs

at Boca Black Box, Boca Raton
OFFER DATES:
Thu, July 12
FULL PRICE: $25
OFFER PRICE: $20

You'll think you've traveled back in time to the '50s and the heyday of vocal groups like The Four Seasons and The Platters when The Five Boroughs hit the stage at the Boca Black Box. Bringing doo-wop... [more+]

You'll think you've traveled back in time to the '50s and the heyday of vocal groups like The Four Seasons and The Platters when The Five Boroughs hit the stage at the Boca Black Box. Bringing doo-wop to South Florida since the mid-'80s, the members of The Five Boroughs originally come from New York, where they sang in various groups. Today, the seven-piece group continues to deliver all the sweet harmonies of the genre that'll instantly fill you with nostalgic joy when you see them live in concert backed by the Five Boroughs Band. [less-]

South Florida Pride Wind Ensemble: "Cartoon Classics"

at Broward Center for the Performing Arts - Amaturo Theater, Fort Lauderdale
OFFER DATES:
Sat, June 09
FULL PRICE: n/a
OFFER PRICE: Sold Out

Looney Tunes and live music make for Merrie Melodies as the South Florida Pride Wind Ensemble pays homage to iconic Saturday-morning cartoon characters like Bugs Bunny, Wile E. Coyote and The Pink Pan... [more+]

Looney Tunes and live music make for Merrie Melodies as the South Florida Pride Wind Ensemble pays homage to iconic Saturday-morning cartoon characters like Bugs Bunny, Wile E. Coyote and The Pink Panther in this concert, as well as other modern animated films and TV series. Expect plenty of visual elements and video presentations for this fun-filled evening at the Amaturo Theatre of the Broward Center for the Performing Arts. [less-]