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Community Calendar: April 27 - May 3

Imhotep Gary Byrd | 4/27/2017, 6:49 p.m.
Check out what's going on around the city this week!
Actress Mo'Nique

Greetings! Our heartfelt condolences to the family, friends and fans of the great vocalist, entertainer and former lead singer of the Main Ingredient, Cuba Gooding Sr., who died at age 72 in California. Hard to believe we have passed the one-year anniversary of the death of Prince Rogers Nelson.

THEATER

“Hamilton,” at the Richard Rodgers Theatre, 226 W. 46th Street, New York, N.Y. For information, call 212- 221-1211 or visit ticketmaster.com.

MUSIC

Onaje Allan Gumbs, with special guest poet, author, vocalist and cultural activist Nana Camille Yarbrough and other great jazz musicians and poets in celebration of International Jazz Day, presents “Truth to Power,” Friday, April 28, at 7 p.m., Aaron Davis Hall at City College, 160 Convent Ave., New York, N.Y. For information, call 212-650-6900 or visit citycollegecenterforthearts.

The M.E. Tour featuring Marsha Ambrosius and Eric Benet, Tuesday, May 2, and Wednesday, May 3, at 8 p.m., B.B. King Blues Club & Grill, 237 W. 42nd St. New York, N.Y. For information, call 212-997-4144 or visit ticketmaster.com.

The O’Jays, Friday, May 5, at 8 p.m., Bergen Performing Arts Center, 30 N. Van Brunt St., Englewood, N.J. For information, call 201-227-1030 or visit ticketmaster.com.

The Apollo Theater Presents a John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts Production, Abbey Lincoln Tribute, featuring Dee Dee Bridgewater, Dianne Reeves, Esperanza Spalding and Terri Lyne Carrington, musical director. For information, call 212-531-5305 or visit ticketmaster.com.

Chrisette Michelle, Friday, May 12, at 7:30 p.m., B.B. King Blues Club & Grill, 237 W. 42nd St. New York, N.Y. For information, call 212-997-4144 or visit ticketmaster.com.

70s Soul Jam, featuring The Stylistics, Heatwave and Harold Melvin’s Blue Notes, Friday, May 12, at 8 p.m., The Grand Theater at Foxwoods Resort Casino, 39 Norwich Westerly Road, Mashantucket, Conn. For information, call 800-200-2882 or visit ticketmaster.com.

Chaka Khan, Friday, May 12, at 8 p.m., St. George Theatre, 35 Hyatt St., Staten Island, N.Y. For information, call 718-442-2900 or visit ticketmaster.com.

Mother’s Day Good Music Festival, featuring Tyrese, Kem, Brandy and Anthony Hamilton, Friday, May 12, at 8 p.m., Barclays Center, 620 Atlantic Ave. (at the corner of Atlantic Avenue and Flatbush Avenue), Brooklyn, N.Y. For information, call 917-618-6700 or visit ticketmaster.com.

Whispers, Saturday, May 13, at 6 p.m. and 9 p.m., Smooth Cruise on the Hornblower Infinity, Pier 40, West Houston Street at West Side Highway, New York, N.Y. For information, visit ticketmaster.com.

Will Downing’s Mother’s Day Celebration, Saturday, May 13, at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, May 14, at 7:30 p.m., New Jersey Performing Arts Center, 1 Center St., Newark, N.J. For information, call 888-466-5722 or visit ww.njpac.org.

Aretha Franklin, Saturday, May 13, at 8 p.m., NYCB Theatre at Westbury, 960 Brush Hollow Rd., Westbury, N.Y. For information call 516-247-5200 or visit ticketmaster.com.

Mary J. Blige, Sunday, May 14, at 7 p.m., The Grand Theater at Foxwoods Resort Casino, 39 Norwich Westerly Rd., Mashantucket, Conn. For information, call 800-200-2882 or visit ticketmaster.com.

The O’Jays and The Temptations Review, featuring Dennis Edwards, Sunday, May 14, at 7 p.m., Kings Theatre, 1027 Flatbush Ave., Brooklyn, N.Y. For information, call 718-856-5464 or visit www.kingstheatre.com.