TO DO LIST: The Four Tops, Lee Ann Womack, Boca Ballet


1. WATCH IT

“La Sylphide,”

The Countess de Hoernle Theatre, Spanish River High School

One of the oldest ballets still commonly performed, this production ushered in the beautiful, romantic era of ballet and remains popular today. Presented by Boca Ballet Theatre, “La Sylphide” is directed and choreographed by co-artistic director Dan Guin and will feature New York City Ballet Principal Dancers Megan Fairchild and Gonzalo Garcia.

The show is 2 p.m. Sunday. 5100 Jog Road, Boca Raton. $35, children, seniors $25. Information: 561-995-0709; www.bocaballet.org

2. ALL-TIME CLASSICS

The Four Tops and The Temptations,

Kravis Center, Alexander W. Dreyfoos, Jr. Concert Hall

This magnificent Motown revival features two groups that soared in the 1960s with hits such as The Four Tops’ “Baby I Need Your Loving” and “Reach Out I’ll Be There” along with The Temptations’ “The Way You Do the Things You Do” and “My Girl.”

The show is 8 p.m. Tuesday. 701 Okeechobee Blvd., West Palm Beach. Tickets start at $29. Information: www.kravis.org

3. PURE COUNTRY

Lee Ann Womack,

The Broward Center, Amaturo Theater

Known best for her massive hit “I Hope You Dance,” this multi-platinum artist also won CMA’s Female Vocalist of the Year along with a pair of Single of the Year awards for “I Hate Myself in the Morning” and “I Hope You Dance.”

Her show is 7 p.m. Sunday. 201 SW Fifth Ave., Fort Lauderdale. Tickets start at $37.50. Information: www.browardcenter.org

4. LISTEN UP

“Strolling Down Broadway,”

Palm Beach State College Eissey Campus Theatre

This Indian River POPS Orchestra performance will feature guest vocalists Edmund Nalzaro and Soprano Lorrianna Colozzo. Nalzaro has shared the Broadway Stage with stars Dame Judy Dench, Tom Wopat and Bernadette Peters. Colozzo is a graduate of the Peabody Conservatory of Music.

The show is 7 p.m. Sunday. 11051 Campus Drive, Palm Beach Gardens. $25. Information: 561-207-5900.

5. READ ON

The Literary Garden: Book Discussion,

Mounts Botanical Garden, Clayton Hutcheson Conference Room

This program unites book lovers and garden enthusiasts with dynamic reading selections, followed by a discussion on the grounds of the garden. The featured book is “Life Without a Recipe, A Memoir” by Diana Abu-Jaber.

The event is 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday. 531 N. Military Trail, West Palm Beach. Free. Preregister. Information: 561-233-1751; www.mounts.org



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