Brews you can use
Brew 2 at the Zoo 2017 is 5:30-9 p.m. Sept. 16, stocking the Palm Beach Zoo with more than two dozen Florida breweries offering samples at booths spread throughout the grounds. This zoo fundraiser includes live music by the Goodnicks and the Hot Java Band. General-admission tickets cost $37.50 (plus service charge) and must be purchased in advance. Visit Facebook.com/PalmBeachZoo.
“Building the Wall,” by Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winner Robert Schenkkan (“The Kentucky Cycle,” “All the Way,” “Hacksaw Ridge”), takes a dark view of America after the Trump presidency. The play, which the Los Angeles Times said “should be seen and shuddered over, if only to heighten our collective vigilance,” opens its run at Miami’s Arsht Center on Sept. 21. Performances continue through Oct. 8. Visit ArshtCenter.org.
No one is riding higher than Puerto Rican-born Miami resident Luis Fonsi with the remarkable crossover success of the enduring summer anthem “Despacito.” Fonsi will perform the song — plus Latin Billboard hits including “¿Quién Te Dijo Eso?,” “Nada Es Para Siempre,” “No Me Doy por Vencido” and “Aquí Estoy Yo” — Sept. 22 at Hard Rock Live at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood. Reserved-seat tickets cost $30, $60, $80 and $105 at MyHRL.com.
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