Community Calendar 4/28 - 5/4

Imhotep Gary Byrd | 4/28/2016, midnight
Check out what's going on around the city this week.
Biz Markie

Greetings! Condolences to the family, friends and fans of the brilliant Prince Rogers Nelson, Philly soul legend Billy Paul (“Me and Mrs. Jones”) and legendary songwriter Billy Jackson of the Tymes (“So Much In Love”) on the passing of these beautiful, creative brothers whose classic works will never be forgotten.

THEATER

“Eclipsed” written by Zimbabwean playwright and actress Danai Gurira, directed by South African Liesl Tommy, featuring Academy Award winner Lupita Nyong’o, tells the tale of women brought together by upheaval in their homeland of Liberia. Golden Theatre, 252 W. 45th St., New York City. For tickets and information, please visit: www.EclipsedBroadway.com.

“The Color Purple” now on Broadway, featuring Jennifer Hudson, Cynthia Erivo and Danielle Brooks, at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre, 242 W. 45th St., New York City. For info please visit colorpurple.com.

“Hamilton: An American Musical” continues to captivate audiences at the Richard Rodgers Theatre, 226 W. 46th St., New York City. For information call (800) 276-2392 or visit boxoffice.broadway.com.

MUSIC

Fantasia and Anthony Hamilton, Friday April 29 at 8 p.m., Theater at Madison Square Garden, 7th Avenue and 32nd Street, New York City. For info call (212) 465-MSG1 or visit www.ticketmaster.com.

I Love The 90s featuring Salt-N-Pepa, Tone Loc, Coolio, All-4-One and Biz Markie, Friday April 29 at 8 p.m., The Grand Theater at Foxwoods Resort Casino, 39 Norwich Westerly Rd., Mashantucket, Conn. For info call (800) 200-2882 or visit ticketmaster.com.

Kool and the Gang, Saturday, April 30 at 8 p.m., NYCB Theater at Westbury, 960 Brush Hollow Rd., Westbury, N.Y. For info call (516) 334-0800 or visit ticketmaster.com.

Bunny Wailer: The Reigning King of Reggae, Sunday, May 1 at 8 p.m., his first NYC Show in more than 25 years! With opening act DJ Jah Culture. B.B. King's Blues Club and Grill, 237 West 42 St., New York City. For info call (212) 997-4144 or visit bbkingblues.com or ticketmaster.com.

Grammy Park presents Ne-Yo with Jasmine Sullivan, Thursday, May 5 at 8 p.m., Kings Theatre, 1027 Flatbush Ave., Brooklyn, N.Y. For info call (718) 856-5464 or visit kingstheatre.com or ticketmaster.com.

The Whispers and The Manhattans featuring Gerald Alston, Friday, May 6 at 8 p.m., St. George Theater, 35 Hyatt St., Staten Island, N.Y. For info call (718) 442-29009 or visit ticketmaster.com.

The Whispers and The Manhattans with Regina Belle, Saturday, May 7 at 8 p.m., NYCB Theater at Westbury, 960 Brush Hollow Rd., Westbury, N.Y. For info call (516) 334-0800 or visit ticketmaster.com.

Mother’s Day Good Music Festival, Saturday, May 7 at 8 p.m., Barclay’s Center Brooklyn, 620 Atlantic Ave., Brooklyn, N.Y. For info call (917) 618-6700 or visit www.barclayscenter.com.

Smokey Robinson, Sunday, May 8 at 7 p.m., Newark Symphony Hall, 1020 Broad Street Square, Newark, N.J. For info call (973) 643-8014 or visit ticketmaster.com.

Grammy Park Presents Toni Braxton, Sunday, May 8 at 7 p.m., Kings Theatre, 1027 Flatbush Ave., Brooklyn, N.Y. For info call (718) 856-5464 or visit kingstheatre.com or ticketmaster.com.

Charlie Wilson, Sunday, May 8 at 7 p.m., The Grand Theater at Foxwoods Resort Casino, 39 Norwich Westerly Rd., Mashantucket, Conn. For info call (800) 200-2882 or visit ticketmaster.com.