Weekend Highlights: Breath and Imagination, Motown: The Musical, Superbowl Parties and More!

I hope you all hunkered down for the storm and made it through unscathed! You know what the cure for cabin fever is…getting out to “Find Your Fab!” especially since The Super Bowl is upon us!  If the weather continues in this fashion, you’ll definitely need to check out for updates to stay safe! If you see me, be sure to say hello! Tell ’em BostonFab sent ya!

Breath and ImaginationWednesday, January 28th

Before there was Marian Anderson and Paul Robeson, there was Roland Hayes – the first world-renowned African-American classical vocalist. Learn about him through Daniel Beaty’s Breath & Imagination, an inspirational exploration of one man’s determination to be an artist despite seemingly insurmountable odds. Award-winning actor Elijah Rock— reprising his role as Roland Hayes for which he received the NAACP Theatre Award for Best Performer in 2014. See the show tonight at the Paramount Theatre (555 Washington St, Theater District) at 7:00pm. Tickets start at $25.00 and can be purchased here! The show runs through February 8th.

Broadway hit Motown the Musical – the story of Berry Gordy and Motown – is playing at the Boston Opera House (539 Washington St). Tonight’s performance begins at 7:00pm. Tickets start at $25.00. You can purchase tickets here! The show runs through February 15th.

Cowboys of ColorThursday, January 29th

The feel good party Fab Award Nominated party allgood. is back at The Good Life (28 Kingston St). All always no coat check, no cover. Get there early!

Friday, January 30th

The Haley House and The Color of Film Collaborative, are bringing you another Dinner and a Movie at Haley House (12 Dade St, Roxbury) 6:30pm. This film filled evening will feature short films: Maestra, The No Name Painting Association and Cowboys of Color. Tickets are $25.00 and include a meal and dessert. *There is a vegetarian option. To purchase tickets, click here! – UPDATE: This event has been postponed until March 6th! All ticket holders tickets will be honored at that time.

1553287_760114514071140_3825081095236750406_oSaturday, January 31st

Join The United Sisters of Color to promote fitness while having fun, and raising funds with Katia Powell & Co from Fit Body Squad FitCamp for a ZUMBA class at the Blue Hill Boys and Girls Club (15 Talbot Avenue Dorchester)11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Doors open at 10:30 a.m. $12.00 in advance $15.00 at the door. Kids (8-12 yrs old) $10.00 in advance $12.00 at the door. For tickets, click here!

Mad Theater Works performs Freedom Bound, a musical celebrating Black History Month at James P. Timilty Middle School (205 Roxbury St, Roxbury) 4:00pm – 5:00pm. Admission is FREE and open to the public.

Sunday, February 1st

Join NSBE (National Society of Black Engineers) Boston and Boston’s NBMBAA (National Black MBA Association) and NABA (National Association of Black Accountants) at King’s Bowling Alley (50 Dalton St, Back Bay) for their annual Super Bowl Party starting at 5:30pm This will be a fun night of food, drinks and relaxation. All professionals are welcome! NSBE Members are FREE. $10 for non-members, includes food, networking and fun!! You can purchase tickets in advanced here! Arrive early for the best seats!

All Papagayo Mexican Restaurant and Tequilla Bar locations are having a major deal during the Super Bowl. If the Patriots win, you get your meal for FREE on game day! The only catch is that you must purchase a beverage and be there at kick off. Reservations are also mandatory. And even if the Pat’s don’t win…eeeks – you’ll still get 50% off of your food bill! Sounds like a win-win to me! Visit their website for more details!