Hot Happenings Around Town
KENNY LATTIMORE & FRIENDS – FALL WINE FEST
November 16 | 7-10 PM | Gordon Center for Performing Arts| 3506 Gwynnbrook Avenue, Owings Mills, MD
Hailed by the New York Times as a “modern soul man,” The Women's Challenge presents the "Fall Wine Fest" with Kenny Lattimore and friends! Featuring award winning R&B singer Kenny Lattimore along with Ms. Carrone Jones plus Kenny Sway & Round of Applause. Grammy Award-nominated singer/songwriter Kenny Lattimore has landed another Top 10 hit with “Love Me Back.”
Sample various wines prior to the concert.
Kindred the family soul child
November 24 | 8 PM | Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club | 7719 Wisconsin Avenue, Bethesda, MD
Kindred The Family Soul is simply Aja Graydon and Fatin Dantzler; artists, songwriters, lovers, family. Both got their start as teenagers. Performing weekly at the famed “Black Lily” showcase at a small club called The Five Spot, Kindred developed a reputation for electric live performances featuring a 10-piece band. Hustling parents of a toddler by day and ripping stages by night.
“THE LION KING”
Nov. 16 thru Dec. 10 | Various
days and times | Hippodrome at France-Merrick Performing Arts Center | 12 North Eutaw Street, Baltimore, MD
More than 90 million people around the world have experienced the phenomenon of Disney’s The Lion King, and now you can too, when Baltimore’s best-loved musical returns to the Hippodrome. Winner of six Tony Awards®, including Best Musical, this landmark musical event brings together one of the most imaginative creative teams on Broadway. Tony Award®-winning director Julie Taymor brings to life a story filled with hope and adventure set against an amazing backdrop of stunning visuals. The Lion King also features some of Broadway’s most recognizable music, crafted by Tony Award®-winning artists Elton John and Tim Rice. There is simply nothing else like The Lion King.
Tickets: Prices Vary
KIRK FRANKLIN & LEDISI: THE REBEL, THE SOUL & THE SAINT TOUR
November 25| 7:30 PM | DAR Constitution Hall | 18th & C Streets, NW Washington, DC 20006
Gospel superstar Kirk Franklin and R&B powerhouse Ledisi have teamed up to co-headline “The Rebel, The Soul & The Saint Tour.” Opening up the tour will be PJ Morton. Both Ledisi and Kirk Franklin will be performing various fan favorites as well as songs from Kirk’s current album Losing My Religion and a few songs from Ledisi’s upcoming album Let Love Rule. This tour will mark the first time that both artists have been on the road together performing for adoring fans.
Tickets: $59.50 - $89.50
HARRIET TUBMAN HERITAGE TOUR
November 18 | Various times | Cambridge-various sites,
The Central Maryland Chapter of the Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society Inc, will embark on a journey to explore the places where Harriet Tubman lived and freed many slaves. The bus tour will be led by Dorchester County Historical Society docent Bill Jarmon. Bill is highly knowledgeable of all aspects of the area and relates the stories behind these sites with such intimacy you might believe he has been transported through time. In addition to various sites in Cambridge we will visit the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad site. Please note a boxed lunch and beverage will be provided.
– $60, Mosaic Theater
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