Here is a rundown of theater events this week in South Florida.
Staged by Slow Burn Theatre and with a score by Elton John and Tim Rice, this musical is about a love triangle between two princesses — one Nubian and the other Egyptian — and the soldier they both love.
When: April 20-May 7; 7:30 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays; 2 p.m. matinees Sundays
Where: Broward Center for the Performing Arts, 201 SW Fifth Ave., Fort Lauderdale
Contact: 954-462-0222 or BrowardCenter.org
BEEHIVE: THE 60’S MUSICAL
This is a revue of music made by women during the 1960s, including the Chiffons, the Shirelles, Janis Joplin and Aretha Franklin. “The tunes start out fun and innocent, then begin to reflect the unrest of the times,” managing executive producer Marilyn A. Wick explains in a press release. “And as the decade concludes, the era of female empowerment begins to soar.”
When: April 20-May 14; 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays; 2 p.m. matinees Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays, Sundays
Where: The Wick Theatre, 7901 N. Federal Highway, Boca Raton
Cost: $75 and $80
Contact: 561-995-2333 or TheWick.org
WAITING FOR GODOT
Evening Star Productions is staging Samuel Beckett’s existential work, which three years after premiering in Paris in 1953 received a North American premiere at the Coconut Grove Playhouse.
When: April 21-May 7; 8 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays; 2 p.m. matinees Sundays
Where: Sol Theatre, 3333 N. Federal Highway, Boca Raton
Cost: $30 ($20 for students)
Contact: 561-447-8829 or EveningStarProductions.org
THE BACKERS’ CABARET
This fundraiser features cabaret performances from the leads of past and future Island City Stage shows, along with auction items, hors d’oeuvres and drinks.
When: 8 p.m. April 22
Where: ArtServe, 1350 E. Sunrise Blvd., Fort Lauderdale.
Contact: 954-519-2533 or IslandCityStage.org