If you are looking for a few things to do this weekend, you might want to start today, Friday, the 3rd, with Elton John as he launches his 6 week Classic Concert Serieswith the digital premiere of Live at the Playhouse Theatre, Edinburgh and benefiting the Elton John AIDS Foundation’s COVID-19 Emergency Fund. The performance will only be available for 72 hours!
All weekend long, you can enjoy the Essence Festival- Unstoppable , a virtual benefit series to recover, sustain, and thrive! You can enjoy a variety of music, entertainment, empowerment and culture!
Also tonight, you’ll find me and the girls watching Lin-Manual Miranda’s Tony Award winning musical Hamilton , which will be streaming for the first time ever! Complete with the original cast, I’m not throwing away my shot to see this, and it will be streaming on Disney+ .
Tomorrow, you can check out the Spring Awakening Music Festival which has gone digital and global with a new virtual experience on the 4th and 5th with 22 artists confirmed to perform from major national cities all for your viewing pleasure and to benefit MusiCares !
Also on the 4th, A Boston Pops Salute to Our Heroes will be paying tribute to the frontline workers and honoring those who have lost their lives during the current health crisis. Join an all-star lineup including Queen Latifah, Andy Grammar, Leslie Odom, Jr. & Arlo Guthrie for great music and hot fireworks!
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