Calendar Of Events Music
Written by Miami Today on February 19, 2004
STEVE AND EYDIE
Two of America’s most renowned and celebrated musical artists, Steve Lawrence and Eydie Gorme, bring their final scheduled tour to the Au-Rene Theater at Broward Center for the Performing Arts at 7:30 p.m. During their career that spans more than 40 years, Steve and Eydie have won nine Emmy Awards, two Grammy Awards and millions of fans. 201 SW Fifth Ave., Fort Lauderdale. Tickets range from $29.50 to $69.50. Details: (954) 462-0222 or www.browardcenter.org.
ACCLAIMED VOCALIST RETURNS
Following her unforgettable sold-out performance in 2002, Jane Olivor will perform again at the Amaturo Theater at Broward Center for the Performing Arts at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Tickets are $37. Details: (954) 462-0222 or www.browardcenter.org.
TROPICAL BAROQUE MUSIC FESTIVAL V
Sponsored by the Miami Bach Society, this event is considered one of the most prestigious Early Music festivals in the country. The festival runs through March 14. Cost is $300 for a Preferred Pass, $200 for a General Pass, $25-75 for tickets to individual concerts. Details: (305) 669-1376 or www.miamibachsociety.org.
FLORIDA GRAND OPERA
The National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts is honoring Eric Owens on his debut performance in Miami in the role of Leporello in the opera "Don Giovanni." Mr. Owens will perform at 8 p.m. at Miami-Dade County Auditorium, 2901 W. Flagler St. Dinner will be held after the performance at Omni Colonnade Hotel. RSVP by Wednesday (2/25). Details: (888) 637-3702, (305) 377-1140 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
FLORIDA GRAND OPERA
Verdi’s celebrated masterpiece "A Masked Ball" will be the season’s final production. Based on the true story of the assassination of King Gustavus III, the opera tells the tragic story of love, murder and deception. 7 p.m. March 19, 8 p.m. March 22 and 26 and April 1; 2 p.m. April 3 at Miami-Dade County Auditorium, 2901 W. Flagler St. Details: (800) 741-1010.