Women Wisdom Workshop 4/27/14

Women Wisdom Workshop
Sunday, 04/27/2014 – 11:00 am – 01:00 pm
www_flyer_4-27Urban Namaste
915 NE 20 Ave,
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33304
Eventbrite Link
Cost: 36.00

The most interesting trip you will ever take is the journey within.

A fusion of different healing modalities to bring together balanced communication between mind, body and spirit.

Whether you wish to deepen your self-knowledge, to increase body awareness, to manage day-to-day stress, or to elevate your sense of worth as a woman, this enlightening event is for you!

Derby Days Belmont Stakes Party Benefiting The Crockett Foundation 6/7/14

Derby Days Belmont Stakes Party Benefiting The Crockett Foundation
Saturday, 06/07/2014 – 05:00 pm – 09:00 pm
Crockett-Logo-TaglineVibe nightclub
301 E. Las Olas Blvd.,
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301
Webpage Link
Cost: $40-$100

The Derby Days Belmont Stakes Party will take place at O-Lounge (333 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301) and Vibe nightclub (301 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301), adjacent to YOLO restaurant. Guests will enjoy interactive entertainment, D.J. music, celebrity bartenders, and “Best Dressed” and “Best Hat” contests. Raffle tickets, derby squares and a silent auction will feature items such as weekend getaways, restaurant dining, movie passes, a seven-day resort stay on the beautiful island of Antigua, limousine rides, and much more. Audi Coral Springs’ latest luxury cars will be showcased. The attire is derby chic. Event production by Events by Vento Designs.

Introducing a brand new musical – Sir Charles T. McStuffings by Wendy White and the Children 5/17/14

Introducing a brand new musical – Sir Charles T. McStuffings by Wendy White and the Children
Saturday, 05/17/2014 – 07:00 pm – 09:00 pm
Fort Lauderdale Children’s Theatre
Galleria Mall – 2542B East Sunrise Boulevard,
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33304
Webpage Link
Cost: $12 – Donations accepted

Family runs internationally, they care compassionately, their voices sound like melodies,

can’t you see we’re supposed to be together as a symphony? —Sir Charles T. McStuffings

Saturday Night- May 17, 2014 at 7 pm

Fort Lauderdale Children’s Theatre

Galleria Mall – 2542B East Sunrise Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33304

Tickets: $12.00 – Donations Accepted

“Sir Charles T. McStuffings” is an original musical written by Playwright, Wendy White and the children residing at the Shepherd’s Way/HOPE South Florida homeless shelter. The musical will be performed by the children, and their “grown-up actor counterparts,” the New Light Players. Original art by the children will be on exhibit and a film produced by film-maker Justin Hearn will be featured, portraying the making of “Sir Charles T. McStuffings”.

“The children are all multi-talented and born to be on the stage!” states Wendy White. “My dream is to help children learn how to express themselves artistically via playwrighting, painting and music, giving them joy and hope to rise above their circumstances.”

“HOPE South Florida is a partnership, a lead organization in a network of partner churches and organizations working together to provide a holistic Christian response to homelessness in our community. The Shepherd’s Way/HOPE South Florida provides shelter and life skill classes to homeless and hurting families throughout Broward County, crossing denominational lines, Protestants and Catholics alike came together, united to serve individuals and families living on the streets.” For more information visit: https://www.hopesouthflorida.org/

The playwright and director, Wendy White has written over 125 one-act plays and is the President and co-Founder of the New Light Foundation, Inc., a 501(c)3 non-profit public foundation dedicated to providing cultural outreach to the community through the arts and education. This is Wendy White’s third theatrical production with the children of the Shepherd’s Way Homeless Shelter. She recently produced her original one-woman show, The Jewish Nun to sold-out audiences in Off-Broadway’s 59e59 Theatre and at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in Edinburgh, Scotland. In 2009, the New Light Foundation, Inc. represented the United States as Art Ambassadors by the 1-2-3 Kinderlachen e.V. foundation of Rottenburg, Germany by hosting the international “Global Gallery” project (www.123kinderlachen.org). During the course of this important project, the “world’s biggest canvas” emerged; painted by children – transcending all borders and conflicts.

Wendy White would like to thank Janet Erlick, the Founder and Artistic Director of the Fort Lauderdale Children’s Theatre (FLCT) for her incredible generosity for providing the venue for our performance; the mission at FLCT is to teach the art of life through the magic of theatre. Wendy would also like to thank Vanessa Garcia, Artistic Director of Krane, Inc. for all her support in the process of developing Sir Charles T. McStuffings. In 2010, Garcia, the Founding Artistic Director of Krane, Inc. was named one of Miami’s 20 Under 40 by The Miami Herald for her work in theatre. For more information about Garcia, please visit: www.vanessagarcia.org

New Light Theatre Box Office: 954.829.0638 www.newlightgallery.org

Press contact: Wendy White wendywhitelight@hotmail.com

This project is supported in part by an award by the Broward Cultural Broward County Board of County Commissioners as recommended by the Broward Cultural Council.

This project is supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts.

Memorial Beatz Weekend with Chus and Ceballos 5/24/14-5/26/14

Memorial Beatz Weekend with Chus and Ceballos
Saturday, 05/24/2014 – 05/26/2014 07:00 am – 05:00 am
MBW-fb-coverMemories Grand Bahamas Resort
1, Seahorse Lane, Freeport, The Bahamas,
FT lauderdale, Florida 33316
Webpage Link
Cost:

Save $30 on tickets by
Applying promo code ” Rickc ” at www.memorialbeatz.com
More info at memorialbeatz.blogspot.com

Leave your wallet behind! ALL INCLUSIVE! Transportation from Ft Lauderdale to the Grand Bahamas, hotel room, and all access party pass!

Lineup so far
Chus and Ceballos
Oscar G
Cocodrills
Armand Pena
and more to be announced…

Fresh off the most successful Electric Beach to date, we are now launching Memorial Beatz Weekend. A long weekend all about music. Join us as we escape Saturday morning to Grand Bahamas from Ft. Lauderdale for a 3 Day, 2 Night stay at the beautiful all inclusive Memories Grand Bahamas Resort and Spa. Enjoy access to boat parties, a pool party, a beach festival and two club parties throughout the weekend. No better way to spend the long weekend than with us!

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Cirque du Soleil presents Michael Jackson THE IMMORTAL World Tour in Sunrise, Florida 5/23/14

Cirque du Soleil presents Michael Jackson THE IMMORTAL World Tour in Sunrise, Florida
Friday, 05/23/2014 – 05/24/2014 08:00 pm –
Megamix_2848_3707_RBB&T Center
1 Panther Pkwy,
Sunrise, Florida 33323
Webpage Link
Cost:

The Estate of Michael Jackson and Cirque du Soleil announces that Michael Jackson THE IMMORTAL World Tour, one of the top 10 grossing music tours of all time, will perform in Sunrise on Friday, May 23 and Saturday, May 24, 2014 at BB&T Center. Since its world premiere in Montreal in October 2011, this electrifying production has thrilled audiences across North America, Europe, Asia, Australia, New Zealand and the Middle East.



Cirque Club members have exclusive access to purchase presale tickets online at cirqueclub.com. Starting March 21 at 10am, tickets will be available to the general public at http://www.cirquedusoleil.com/en/shows/michael-jackson-tour or by calling 1-800-745-8000. Tickets range from $50 to $125 each.



Created by Cirque du Soleil and directed by Jamie King, THE IMMORTAL World Tour is a departure from the company’s previous touring shows. Featuring 49 international dancers, musicians, and acrobats, it is presented in a rock concert format that combines the excitement and innovation of Michael Jackson’s music and choreography with Cirque du Soleil’s unparalleled creativity. 



The underpinnings of THE IMMORTAL World Tour are Michael Jackson’s powerful, inspirational music and lyrics–the driving force behind the show–brought to life with extraordinary power and breathless intensity. Through unforgettable performances, the show underscores Michael’s global messages of love, peace and unity, and the band includes some of the same artists who previously worked side by side with Michael. Aimed at lifelong fans as well as those experiencing Michael’s creative genius for the first time, the show captures the essence, soul and inspiration of the King of Pop, celebrating a legacy that continues to transcend generations.

The Unfinished Black Civil Rights Agenda Post Obama 4/8/14

The Unfinished Black Civil Rights Agenda Post Obama
Tuesday, 04/08/2014 – 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
KEY-Roland-Foulkes-at-Tyrone-Bryant-Park-on-Tuesday-8th-April-2014-at-10-am-SHARPTyrone Bryant Library
2230 North West 21st Avenue,
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33311
Webpage Link
Cost: FREE

“The Unfinished Black Civil Rights Agenda -Gaining the full rights of US Citizenship for ALL Black Americans (Where Do We Go From Here and Post-Obama?)”.

In her 2013 article, “Trayvon Martin, Race, and Anthropology,” Dr. Leith Mullings (President, American Anthropological Association) spoke out, stepped up to, and challenged, conventional wisdom regarding “diversity.” “Diversity,” wrote Mullings, “has become a threadbare term used… to refer to almost any type of variation…[while] admirable…[diversity, expanded, fails] to address the historical injustices of racial exclusion…[and] obscures the systemic character of racism in the United States. All forms of discrimination are lamentable, but they are not equal, nor even necessarily comparable, [they]…require different interventions.” By 2015, our nation will have commemorated several of those key, momentous, interventions targeting extant anti-Black/pro-White racist world-views, laws, systems, beliefs, attitudes, customs, and practices. To date, Civil Rights laws throughout south Florida, and across our nation, have failed (i) to end White privilege, (ii) to abolish, what the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. called, the “Disease of Racism,” and (iii) to close the resulting disparities lived by diverse Black men, women, and children through Euro-centric Educational, Medical, Military and Prison Industrial Complexes. Even with President Barak Obama in the White House! Accordingly, for Dr. Mary Francis Berry (Longtime Former Chairwoman, the United States Commission on Civil Rights), and despite the frenzy over diversity, “The crux of the problem today is there is no [Black] civil rights movement…[because] President Obama is the prize in the minds of most people…at the end of the struggle… [He] was our payoff…” She added, “There will be a [re-vitalized] civil rights movement when Obama is no longer president….and…the problems that Black people have are still here…”

TigerDirect’s Exclusive In-Store DJ Performances & ULTRA Tickets Giveaway 3/26/14

TigerDirect’s Exclusive In-Store DJ Performances & ULTRA Tickets Giveaway
Wednesday, 03/26/2014 – 03:00 pm – 05:00 pm
TigerDirect Ft. Lauderdale
1740 N Federal Hwy.,
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33305
Webpage Link
Cost: Free

TigerDirect, a subsidiary of Systemax, will collaborate with Hercules DJ Equipment for a two-day, in-store event that will include DJ performance demos for all visiting guests. Guest DJs Karla Kenya and MARRZ will be making special appearances at select South Florida stores for the two-day event during Miami Music Week.

Customers will enjoy beats by Germany’s newest and unique DJ, radio personality and media host Karla Kenya. Brooklyn-based and internationally known media artist, MARRZ, who uses technology to bridge the gap between music, photography, cinematography and the written word, will be there as well.

Just in time for Miami Music Week, customers at each participating store will have a chance to enter a raffle for a free ticket to Ultra Music Festival, taking place at Bayfront Park from March 28-30. Each store will gift a lucky customer with 1 free 3-day, general admission pass to the internationally acclaimed electronic music festival.

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