Buffalo Philharmonic Feb 9, 10
It’s chilly and snowy in Buffalo, New York, right now. JoAnn Falletta and the Buffalo Philharmonic is very glad to be on tour in South Florida! They’ll Beethoven’s 5th Symphony and Rachmaninoff’s 3rd Piano Concerto with pianist Philippe Bianconi at 8pm on Sunday the 9th and Mozart’s Clarinet Concerto with clarinetist Ricardo Morales, plus works by Ibert and Dvorak at 2pm on Monday the 10th. Both concerts are at the Kravis Center, kravis.org.
Andrea Bocelli Feb 14
Maybe you’ve already got your plans for Valentine’s Day set…maybe a nice dinner…flowers…chocolates…well how about adding some romantic music to the mix? The Master Chorale of South Florida performs with Andrea Bocelli on Friday, February 14th, 8pm, at the BB&T Center in Sunrise. masterchoraleofsouthflorida.org
The God Game Now - Feb 9
This weekend is your last chance to catch a world premiere production by an exciting new American playwright, Suzanne Bradbeer. It’s called The God Game, sort of a political version of “Doubt”. The God Game is about a Virginia Senator, a rising star in the Republican party. He’s invited to join the ticket as a vice presidential candidate, but the catch is he has to sound ‘more Christian’. For show times and tickets, go to gulfshoreplayhouse.org.
The Mice War Feb 9
This Sunday afternoon, Orchestra Miami in collaboration with the Florida Grand Opera presents a special opera for kids called The Mice War. It teaches about the absurdity of war and acceptance of cultural diversity…all the while exposing them to classical music. The Mice War starts at 4pm on Sunday the 9th at Pinecrest Gardens. orchestramiami.org