Friday, February 8
R&B crooner checks into the DMV for a sultry concert just before V-Day
African American Repertory Theater
The Nacirema Society by Pearl Cleage
the Detroit Institute of Arts
Black Women Rock! This Detroit-based group of vocalists, musicians and visual artists will celebrate women in music and the arts communities.
The Robert Glasper Experiment f/Ledisi
The Roxy Theater
The jazz-hip-hop group partners up with jazzy R&B stylist Ledisi for a night of multi-genre music
Saturday, February 9
The author/actress/comedienne heads to Arizona where she’ll be performing “It’s My Time to Talk” a live television special for EPIX. You can be a part of it, too. The co-hostess of “The View” TV’s most popular chatfest is also an author who’s new book on managing diabetes “Plan D” will be released soon. Catch her in person, on Twitter @SherriEShepherd or on “The View” on ABC weekdays at 11 a.m. or online. Her live taping in Tempe is for shows beginning at 7 and 9:30 p.m. Click here for tickets and info.
Trayvon Peace Walk
The event takes place at the Ives Estate Park in Miami, it will focus on “motivating youth on peaceful conflict resolutions instead of gun violence,” the firm said in a statement. The following evening, the foundation plans to hold a remembrance dinner at the DoubleTree Miami Airport Hotel’s convention center.
Bladensburg Community Center
Black History Showcase, and afternoon of African dance and poetry.
ATLANTIC CITY, NJ
House of Blues Atlantic City
The Bad Boy of R&B heads to the East Coast for a rare solo show
Valentine’s Day Weekend Celebration with Keith Sweat, El DeBarge and Johnny Gill
Atlanta Civic Center
If you need to get a V-Day gift, any woman would appreciate this trio of love song singers
Sunday, February 10
University of Puget Sound – Fieldhouse
America’s dad Bill Cosby heads to the Pacific Northwest