Events in the Charlotte area during the week ahead
06/12/2014 12:00 AM
06/11/2014 5:25 PM
Tue 6.17 Directed by Clint Eastwood and based on the Broadway musical, it’s the story of four young men from the wrong side of the tracks in New Jersey who came together to form the iconic 1960s rock group The Four Seasons.
WIN TICKETS: “Jersey Boys” (rated R) opens June 20, but an advance screening of the film is set for 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 17, in south Charlotte. Free passes will be distributed in the main lobby of The Charlotte Observer building, 600 S. Tryon St., during normal business hours on Friday, June 13. Limit two admit-one passes per person, while supplies last.
‘Think Like a Man Too’
Tue 6.17 All the couples are back for a wedding in Las Vegas, but plans for a romantic weekend go awry when their various misadventures get them into some compromising situations that threaten to derail the big event.
WIN TICKETS: “Think Like a Man Too” (rated PG-13) opens June 20, but an advance screening of the film is set for 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 17, in south Charlotte. To enter to win a pair of passes via random drawing, email CLT@charlotteobserver.com with “Think Like a Man Too” in the subject line and your name, age and phone number in the body of the email. Deadline is 11:59 p.m. Sunday.
Sat 6.21 7 p.m. PNC Music Pavilion, 707 Pavilion Blvd. $40.25-$85.45. www.livenation.com.
The country singer makes his annual stop in Charlotte, this time with his Sundown Heaven Town Tour – which comes ahead of his new album’s September release. With Cassadee Pope and Kip Moore.
Golden Era Hip Hop Tour
Sat 6.21 8 p.m. The Fillmore Charlotte, 1000 NC Music Factory Blvd. $50-$99. 704-916-8970.
Take it back to the early days of rap with old-school performances from pioneers including EPMD, Rakim (sans Eric B.), Geto Boys, Treach (from Naughty By Nature) and Rob Base (sans DJ EZ-Rock, who died in April).
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