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Friday 2/7/2020

Jersey Boys
@Hobby Center
Sarofim Hall

Tonight through Sunday 2/9/2020


JERSEY BOYS is the behind-the-music story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons. They were just four guys from Jersey, until they sang their very first note.  This throw back to the day timeless musical makes it way to the Hobby Center this weekend through Sunday, February 9, 2020. They had a sound nobody had ever heard… and the radio just couldn’t get enough of. But while their harmonies were perfect on stage, off stage it was a very different story – a story that has made them an international sensation all over again. The show features all their hits including “Sherry,” “Big Girls Don’t Cry,” “Oh What A Night,” “Walk Like A Man,” “Can’t Take My Eyes Off You” and “Working My Way Back To You.”
 . . .more JERSEY BOYS click here

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Sesame Street Live
"Make Your Magic"
@NRG Arena.

Now through Sunday 2/9/2020

When magician extraordinaire Justin visits Sesame Street to put on a magic show for the whole neighborhood Elmo wants to be part of the big event. But theres one problem Elmo doesnt know how to do magic! Thats when Elmo teams up with Abby and Justin, embarking on an amazing journey where Elmo will discover the power of yet the lesson that with perseverance and practice, nothing can stand between you and your dream. Along the way, Elmo and Abby, joined by their friends Cookie Monster, Big Bird, Grover, Rosita, Count von Count, and Gonger, discover the many magical moments in everyday life. In the end, Elmo learns that you can do anything you set your mind to if you just keep trying! Join your favorite Sesame Street friends on this magical adventure when Sesame Street Live! Make Your Magic comes to your neighborhood. Note: Costumes not permitted for guests 14 years & older. More info at www.nrgpark.com.
Fri Feb 7, 2020 11am & 3pm
NRG Park, 1 NRG Pkwy, Houston, TX

Houston Grand
Opera Presents
Brown Theater
@Wortham Center

Tonight 2/9/2020 7:30 PM

Verdi’s timeless Aida returns to the Wortham this weekend and throughout February in an awe-inspiring new production directed by Phelim McDermott. This stunning new design is enhanced by the incorporation of visionary artists Basil Twist’s silk choreography. Set in ancient Egypt during the pinnacle of war, the captive princess Aida falls in love with a conquering general and must choose between true love and loyalty to her country. Verdi's powerful music heightens the unforgettable story of betrayal and sacrifice.
 . . .more Adia click here

Big Head Todd
and the Monsters
@HOB Houston

Friday 2/7/2020 7:00 PM

Big Head Todd and the Monsters started in 1984 in Colorado. The band has released a number of albums since 1989 with their 1993 album Sister Sweetly going platinum in the United States. The band has developed a sizable live following especially in the Mountain States of the United States. This will be the first time the grop is playing the Bayou City.

Todd Park Mohr is the singer and guitarist for Big Head Todd and the Monsters, as well as being their namesake.

Big Head Todd
and the Monsters
HOB Houston
1204 Caroline St.
Houston, TX
Friday 2/7/2020 7:00 PM
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@The Heights Theatre

Friday 2/7/2020 8:00 PM

Yola released her critically acclaimed debut album Walk Through Fire earlier this year. Produced by Dan Auerbach (of The Black Keys) is a contemporary twist on a traditional sonic tapestry of orchestral strings, fiddle, steel, and shimmering tremolo guitars. The album was written and recorded at Auerbach’s Nashville studio, Easy Eye Sound, with contributions from songwriting legends who between them have written songs for artists from Glen Campbell to Aretha Franklin. Musicians who performed on the record included bassist Dave Roe (Johnny Cash) as well as drummer Gene Chrisman and pianist Bobby Wood, who played on hits by Dusty Springfield and Elvis Presley; guest performers included country music icon Vince Gill.

The Heights Theatre
339 W 19th St.
Houston, TX
Friday 2/7/2020 8:00 PM
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Crazy For You
@Houston Baptist University
Dunham Theater

Friday 2/7/2020 7:00 PM

Houston Christian High School Presents Crazy For You. A romantic comedy musical with a book by Ken Ludwig, lyrics by Ira Gershwin, and music by George Gershwin. Billed as "The New Gershwin Musical Comedy", it is largely based on the songwriting team’s 1930 musical Girl Crazy, but incorporates songs from several other productions as well. Crazy for You won the 1992 Tony Award (Broadway) 1993 Olivier Award (London) and 1994 Dora Award (Toronto) for Best Musical.
Crazy got you Ticket Information click here

Quixote Nuevo

@Alley Theatre on the Hubbard Stage.
Now thru February 8th, 2020
The Alley Theatre brings us "Quixto Nuevo" on their Hubbard Stage. The play directed by Austin, Texas-based KJ Sanchez and starring “Sesame Street’s” Emilio Delgado, as Quixote Nuevo is an inspiring reimagining of Cervantes’ Don Quixote by celebrated playwright Octavio Solis. . . more click here

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