Jennifer Lopez once again proved her prowess when she emerged onto the Las Vegas entertainment scene last year. Now in the industry for nearly 30 years, the actress/singer/dancer adds a new date to her residency at the AXIS at Planet Hollywood, which will continue to host the show in 2018.
Fall weather is afoot and so is the game that both unites and divides fans: football. While college teams spend the season battling their way to the top, the Rose Bowl date has already been set for New Year’s Day in, as always, Pasadena, California.
Hockey fans of Pennsylvania will rejoice this week as the Pittsburgh Penguins release a series of dates, with tickets going on sale for matchups against such teams as the Carolina Hurricanes, Chicago Blackhawks, New York Islanders and Dallas Stars. The Penguins’ home games are played at the PPG Paints Arena, formerly the Consol Energy Center.
The Lion King
Broadway musical The Lion King continues its adventure outside of Manhattan and will make a stop at the Hippodrome Performing Arts Center in Baltimore just after Thanksgiving. The family-friendly story about the circle of life has been telling audiences, “Hakuna Matata,” since it debuted on Broadway in 1997.
That’s not the only Disney show getting some play: This week brings new dates for the whole crew from the Magic Kingdom:
- In Illinois, Rockford Symphony Orchestra teams up with the magical creatures of Disney for Disney Around the World at the Coronado Performing Arts Center in Rockford.
- Disney gets orchestral again in Kansas when the Salina Symphony presents Disney in Concert at the Stiefel Theatre in Salina.
- Disney couples take center stage with Disney Live! Mickey and Minnie’s Doorway to Magic, coming to Fort Wayne, Indiana’s Allen Country War Memorial Coliseum and to the American Bank Center Selena Auditorium in Corpus Christi, Texas.
- Disney on Ice: Dream Big will make an added stop at the Covelli Centre in Youngstown, Ohio, while Disney on Ice:Frozen goes to the BancorpSouth Arena in Tupelo, Mississippi. Disney on Ice:Follow Your Heart will stop at the Tucson Arena in Arizona, and Disney on Ice:Reach for the Stars is set to wow audiences young and old at the Knoxville Civic Coliseum in Tennessee.
What upcoming events do you have your hearts set on?