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Best bets for May 12


Minus the Bear: The cool Seattle quintet is known for such releases as "Planet of Ice" and "Omni." The Bonnaroo, Coachella, South by Southwest and Lollapalooza favorites take a break from the music fest scene with a South Florida gig. Opening are Into It. Over It. 7:30 p.m., Culture Room, 3045 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale, $25, 954-564-1074,

Josh Garrett: Bayou boy Garrett was born and raised in Louisiana and sings the blues from his home state, including the Big Easy. He and his back-up band then add funk, zydeco, jazz, reggae, country, soul and rock to their musical gumbo. 9 p.m., Boston's on the Beach, 40 S. Ocean Blvd., Delray Beach, $7, 561-278-3364,

Shall We Dance?: The Greater Miami Symphonic Band presents its pops concert with selections from Bernstein's “Four Dances From West Side Story,” Arnold's “Four Scottish Dances,” Glenn Miller and “The Music Man.” Conductor Lewis J. Buckley will also perform a solo trumpet tribute to Doc Severinsen. 8 p.m., University of Miami, Gusman Concert Hall, 1314 Miller Drive, Coral Gables, $5, $15, 305-284-2241,

The Flyers: The South Florida cover band is comprised of a trio of multi-instrumentalists who play blues and rock. 8 p.m., Funky Biscuit, 303 SE Mizner Blvd., Boca Raton, $5-$10, 561-395-2929,


Imagination Radio Players: The troupe performs old-time radio plays with live sound effects. Molly Goldberg, George Burns and Gracie Allen are among the legendary names brought to life. 1 p.m., Broward County Main Library, 100 S. Andrews Ave., Fort Lauderdale, free, 954-357-7444,


Around the World with Cinderella: The J-CAT Youth Company takes you around the world to experience the lesser-known Chinese, Jewish, Native American, and Russian versions of Cinderella. 7 p.m., Michael-Ann Russell Jewish Community Center, 18900 NE 25th Ave., Miami, $20 general admission, $12 student and senior, 866-811-4111,


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