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The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida · Page 94

West Palm Beach, Florida
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Friday, December 5, 1997
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TGIF The Palm Beach Post DECEMBER 5, 1997: Page 3 Ll BEST BETS H ENRIQUE IGLESIAS There are a growing number of art ists riding their parents' coattails 11 t If i. H into the hme- Vr light Wilson Philips, Jacob Dylan, Derek Trucks and so on. Enter Enrique Iglesias, son of heart-breakercrooner Julio. Currently on tour in support of his latest effort Vivir, Igle Iglesias -mi u m,..,, n i. fnn urn mini r i n iiiiiiiiiniMiii i hmi i i n " KING AND HIS CROWNS: Swinger (left), King Kendall, Colonel and Super 8 Nate bring rocka, surfa, punka-billy to The Chili Pepper. sias has become something of a musical phenomenon selling more albums in the past three years than any other Latin artist. Is it his looks? His father? Or has Enrique got something that transcends all of that? Find out at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday when he plays at the West Palm Beach Auditorium. Tickets are $25 and $30. Call 683-6012. B CLARENCE "GATEMOUTH" BROWN Clarence Brown is proud of his musical diversity. "Peo endeavors seem more than just marketing ploys. Rather, Ma embraces the process of learning about other genres and his instrument adapts soulfully to each. For his latest recording pries' CHOICE M.,4Wuu..,i.iy Yo-Yo Ma ple have been trying to pigeonhole me for years, but I won't let them do it," says the guitarist, who is known for playing everything from country to blues to Cajun and about every MIOT TICKETS B KENNY G Dec. 31 at Sunrise Musical Theatre. Tickets: $50-$100. On sale at 10 a.m. today. Call (954) 741-7300. B ED WILLIAMS Dec. 12 at the Back Room in Delray Beach. Tickets: $5. Call 243-9110. B THE IGUANAS Dec. 13 at the Back Room in Delray Beach. Tickets: $15. Call 243-9110. B JONNY LANG March 1 at the Carefree Theatre in West Palm Beach. Tickets: $20. Call 833-7305. B SOUTH FLORIDA FAIR Jan. 16-Feb. 1 at the South Florida Fairgrounds in suburban West Palm Beach. Features LeAnn Rimes & Bryan White, Grand Funk Railroad, Loretta Lynn, Gato Bar-bieri, Bill Cosby, Kenny Rogers, Backstreet Boys, .38 Special, John Anderson, Tex Beneke & Orchestra, Tanya Tucker and Jim Ed Brown. Tickets: $10-$16. Phone: 793-0333. B City Link MusicFest Dec. 12 in downtown Fort Lauderdale. Includes more than 110 bands performing at 13 venues. Tickets: $5. Call (954) 356-4041. Unless noted, all tickets are available through Ticketmaster and the box office. Call 966-3309. Compiled by BRYON RIVERS CHEAP THRILLS B WILDLIFE BENEFIT The Sixth Annual Coral Reef Celebration will be held from 2-7 p.m. Sunday at the Sailfish Marina, 98 Lake Drive in Palm Beach Shores. Sponsored by the Ocean Impact Foundation, the benefit will include a nautical arts and crafts show, music by the Sheffield Brothers, a silent auction, drawings and environmental exhibits by the Palm Beach County Reef Research Team, John D. MacArthur Beach State Park, Marinelife Center of Juno Beach and Surfrider Foundation. There will also be children's games, face painting, sea turtle tanks and exhibit of birds of prey. The Ocean Impact Foundation, 7100 Belvedere Road, West Palm Beach, is a non-profit rehabilitation center for sick, injured and orphaned native Florida marine and inland wildlife. Free. B JEWELRY FESTIVAL The Boca Raton Museum of Art Annual Juried Outdoor Jewelry Festival will be held from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday at Boca Center on Military Trail, Boca Raton. More than 50 jewelry artists will display their work, along with featured artist Anthony Kim, a master goldsmith from North Carolina. Free. B MINIATURE SHOW Miniature furniture, dolls, dollhouses and other specialty items will be displayed during the Fort Lauderdale Historical Society 1997 Lcs Petits Collecteurs of South Florida Miniature Show, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 231 S.W. Second Ave., Fort Lauderdale. Admission is $5 adults; $2 seniors and kids 12 and under. - Brown B MUSIC Titles like 1965 G.T.O., Do The Devil and Fireball Stomp are intriguing enough. But just give a listen to the rocka, surfa, punka-billy licks of The Amazing Royal Crowns self-titled album (Kingdom Records) and you're hooked. This Providence, R.I., foursome plays real fast and real hard. And the howling voice of lead singer King Kendall is one you can't turn away from. Not to deny their roots, The Crowns nod to Jerry Lee Lewis, Duane Eddy and Johnny Cash throughout the album. The Crowns play with The Pie-tasters, MU330 and The Woggles on Sunday at The Chili Pepper in Fort Lauderdale. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $10. Call (954) 525-5996. BRYON RIVERS B THEATER You think you've had a busy week? Jan McArt has had her hands full readying two new productions. Upstairs in her Rooftop Cabaret Theatre, she is pre-miering a new seasonal entry that she and co-producer Kevin Bogan are confidently calling The Holiday Season A Musical Christmas Spectacular. It features numbers from Irving Berlin to Barry Mani-low. Downstairs, in the Royal Palm Dinner Theater mainstage, the final touches are being put on Meet Me in St. Louis, a nostalgic look at a rosy family around the turn of the century, not unlike the 1944 Judy Garland movie. Previews begin on Tuesday. HAP ERSTEIN B CLASSICAL MUSIC Cellist Yo-Yo Ma is one of the few classical musicians whose crossover project, Ma has tackled the tango music of the Argentinian master, Astor Piazzolla. Now, he's taking the concept to the stage: With several musicians, he presents Tango Apasionado at Miami's Gusman Center on Monday at 8 p.m. Tickets are $25-$75. Call Ticketmaster at 966-3309. CHARLES PASSY B ART Surrealism and American Art 1932-1949 at the Boca Raton Museum of Art contains 45 works tracing an under-scrutinized period of American art history. In the '30s, American surrealists such as the young Arshile Gorky romanced the movement. During World War II, European surrealists such as Max Ernst and Yves Tanguy came to America. They traded ideas with the Yanks, clawed with each other, and helped establish an aesthetic sensibility that led to the triumph of American Abstract Expressionism. The show contains work by Gottlieb, Rothko, Masson, and many others, both noted and overlooked. Through Jan. 11 GARY SCHWAN B MOVIES There are unnecessary scenes in the sprawling Boogie Nights, but there isn't a dull one. Writerdirector Paul Thomas Anderson tosses the kitchen sink into the long film about the '70s porn industry in Los Angeles, including laughs and every camera trick devised by man. The result is one of the year's most engaging movies. Burt Reynolds is in great form as a cheapo filmmaker with artistic delusions a low-rent Hugh Hefner who plays papa to an extended family of porn "stars." GARY SCHWAN thing in between. Now 73 years old and in his sixth decade of performing, Brown is touring in support of his latest release, Gate Swings, a big-band jazz album. Brown appears at the Back Room at 9:30 p.m. on Thursday. Tickets are $10. Call 243-9110. B THE ROLLING STONES Maybe Keith Richards has no idea what planet he's on. Maybe Mick Jagger has lost a step. Maybe they're too old to really rock. Yeah, right. When we last saw our heroes they blew up Pro Player Stadium with a kickin' show that included guests like B.B. King and Sheryl Crow. This time The Stones bring a brand new list of kickin' tunes from Bridges to Babylon and openers Dave Matthews Band, The Smashing Pumpkins and Third Eye Blind to the Orange Bowl in Miami for the concert event of the year (back of the bus, Lollapalooza). Show time is 4 p.m. today. Tickets are $75 and $50. Call (305) 643-7100. B GEORGE BELLOWS George Bellows (1882-1925) is widely known for his sweaty boxing paintings, but he also created delicate winter landscapes in the Northeast. The Norton Museum of Art has organized George Bellows: Love of Winter. The show, which runs Saturday-Feb. 8, includes 25 paintings completed between 1905 and 1915.

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