Sal Richards and Michael Amante
These South Floridians are bringing their cabaret and comedy act home after working around the country. Richards has been voted the “Entertainment Industry’s Hot Comic” by the New York Friars Club and “Entertainer of the Year in Atlantic City.” Amante bills himself as the “People’s Tenor” and the “Prince of the High C’s.” When: 7:30 p.m. tonight Where: The Rrazz Room at Mizner Park Cultural Center, 201 Plaza Real, Boca Raton Cost: $42.50-$62.50 Contact: 844-672-2849 or MiznerParkCulturalCenter.com
The Boca Ballet Theatre will perform this ballet that pays homage to baseball. For research, the dance company learned some moves from the Fighting Knights baseball team at Boca Raton’s Lynn University. One of the dancers, Jillian Carpenter, even got to throw out the first pitch at a March 28 game against Nova Southeastern.
When: Saturday and Sunday; 7:30 p.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. matinee Sunday
Where: Spanish River Community High School, 5100 Jog Road, Boca Raton
Cost: $40 for adults; $30 for seniors and children
Contact: 561-995-0709 or BocaBallet.org
You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown
Charles Schulz’s comic strip comes to life in this familyfriendly musical being staged by Actors’ Playhouse in Coral Gables. The company will hold “All Kids Included” sensory-friendly performances at 11 a.m. May19 and July 21.
When: Saturday through May 19; 2 p.m. matinee Saturdays
Where: Miracle Theatre, 280 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables Cost: $20 Contact: 305-444-9293 or ActorsPlayhouse.org
Tribute to Marius Petipa 2
The Arts Ballet Theatre of Florida will end its 20th season with the second of two programs highlighting the work of choreography legend Marius Petipa. This time, the Aventura-based company will perform excerpts from Petipa’s pas de deux.
When: Saturday and Sunday; 7:30 Saturday in Aventura; 5 p.m. Sunday in Fort Lauderdale
Where: Saturday at the Aventura Arts and Cultural Center, 3385 NE188th St.; Sunday at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts, 201 SW Fifth Ave., Fort Lauderdale Cost: $35 Contact: 954-462-0222 or
Jillian Carpenter throws out the first pitch at a Lynn University game. Boca Ballet Theatre will dance “Play Ball!” Saturday and Sunday.
Jesus Vidal de leon de Jesus, left, and Oscar Trujillo in “Warmamas,” which will be presented by the Karen Peterson Dancers.