Here: Julian Michaels CD release event
Singer/songwriter Julian Michaels will perform new original songs and frequently requested tunes during his CD release event, Embracing LOVE, set for 7 to 11:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 19, at The Grace Inn, 10831 S. 51st St.
David Ciani will emcee the evening, and entertainers will include award-winning comedian T. A. Burrows and R&B, pop, and jazz vocalist Lyn Jackson. Dancing will be provided by South Sea Island Magic and Tausala. Nine-year-old singing sensation Athena Creese will debut a new Julian Michaels original song.
Guests will also meet and mingle with the major contributors to Embracing LOVE, and autographs and pictures will be available after the show.
The CD, Embracing LOVE, will be included with each ticket as well as food, entertainment and dessert. A cash bar will be available, and special hotel room rates are offered for attendees. Tickets are $25 each, or two for $40.
Near: Cirque du Soleil presents Alegria
Cirque du Soleil presents Alegria, Wednesday, Nov. 17 through Sunday, Nov. 21 at the US Airways Center, 201 E. Jefferson St. Alegria is a Spanish word that means happiness, joy and jubilation and features an international cast of 55 performers and musicians from 15 countries and showcases breathtaking acrobatics. For tickets or information, visit www.cirquedusoleil.com/alegria or call (800) 745-3000.