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Comedy Night: Alex Scott and Friends

05/19/2018 to 05/19/2018

Publick Playhouse, 5445 Landover Rd, Cheverly, MD 20784

Born and raised in the D.C. area, Alex Scott has been featured on HBO’s Def Comedy Jam and BET’s Coming to the Stage and Comic View and regularly performs at the hottest clubs in New York and L.A. Get ready to laugh all night long when he comes to the Playhouse stage with some of his funniest friends. Note: this performance contains adult-oriented material that may not be suitable for children under 18 years. Tickets: $15/person. For more information, please call 301-277-1710 or go to http://arts.pgparks.com/2280/The-Prince-Georges-Publick-Playhouse

Musical Excursion in Virginia

05/23/2018 to 05/23/2018

The Essex Senior Center is organizing a daytrip to Fredericksburg, Va., on Wednesday, May 23. The trip will depart at 8:45 a.m. and return at 6:45 p.m., and will include a musical play and three-course chef-prepared meal for $105. For more information, call (410) 687-5113.

Platinum Live: Gospel Comedy with Ms. Gayle

06/01/2018 to 06/01/2018

Publick Playhouse, 5445 Landover Rd, Cheverly, MD 20784

This side-splitting Christian comic pokes fun at her country upbringing in rural Virginia, TV shows, weight gain, and various hard knocks of life. A favorite at Christian comedy, military and corporate shows, Ms. Gayle will have you rolling in the aisles with her uproarious, but clean, commentary. Tickets: $10/seniors 60 and better. For more information, please call 301-277-1710 or go to hhttp://arts.pgparks.com/2280/The-Prince-Georges-Publick-Playhouse

Men in Black: Mozart to Motown

06/03/2018 to 06/03/2018

Publick Playhouse, 5445 Landover Rd, Cheverly, MD 20784

The Coalition for African Americans in the Performing Arts brings another fascinating multi-genre program to the Playhouse, this time featuring eight male singers with instrumental accompaniment performing works in a variety of genres to include classical, jazz, Broadway, R&B, and more. Tickets: $15/person. For more information, please call 301-277-1710 or go to http://arts.pgparks.com/2280/The-Prince-Georges-Publick-Playhouse

Antoné Chooky Caldwell

06/16/2018 to 06/16/2018

Publick Playhouse, 5445 Landover Rd, Cheverly, MD 20784

Antoné "Chooky" Caldwell is a Grammy-nominated producer and a key player in D.C.’s jazz, soul, and hip-hop music scene. Performing contemporary jazz with influences of R&B, soul, and gospel, Caldwell’s silky vocals and mastery of numerous instruments make for a great way to spend a summer evening. Tickets: $15/person. For more information, please call 301-277-1710 or go to http://arts.pgparks.com/2280/The-Prince-Georges-Publick-Playhouse

Kayla Waters Featuring Smooth Jazz Star Kim Waters

06/23/2018 to 06/23/2018

Publick Playhouse, 5445 Landover Rd, Cheverly, MD 20784

Pianist, singer, and composer Kayla Waters is an ebullient performer whose recent single "I Am" soared to #1 on Billboard's Smooth Jazz Chart just 10 weeks after its debut. The daughter of internationally acclaimed smooth jazz saxophonist Kim Waters, Kayla has performed all over the world with such musical luminaries as Stevie Wonder, Patrice Rushen, and Avery Sunshine. Performing selections from her new album Apogee as well as fan favorites, Kayla Waters’ tremendous talent brings a new, vivacious dimension to contemporary jazz. Tickets: $25/person; $20/seniors, students and groups of 20 or more. For more information, please call 301-277-1710 or go to http://arts.pgparks.com/2280/The-Prince-Georges-Publick-Playhouse