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What’s Hot in the City this Labor Day Weekend?

Colette Greenstein
Colette Greenstein has been a contributing arts & entertainment writer for the Banner since 2009. VIEW BIO
What’s Hot in the City this Labor Day Weekend?
Jean Appolon. Photo Credit Mische King

Tonight, Corey Henry, musician, producer and touring member of the group Snarky Puppy performs at Café 939 at 7 p.m. and 9 p.m. Tickets: $22; www.berklee.edu/events

This Friday, Jean Appolon Expressions presents their new production TWA celebrating Haitian-American artists DBR, Lenelle Moïse and Jean Appolon accompanied by composer/performer Daniel Bernard Roumain at the BCA’s Black Box Theatre at 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $25; www.jeanappolonexpressions.org

Also on Friday is “First Fridays” hosted by the Institute of Contemporary Art featuring live music from Boston synthpop band Bearstronaut and DJ Thaddeus Jeffries from 5 p.m. – 10 p.m. Tickets: Free for members; $15 for nonmembers; www.icaboston.org. 21+

On Saturday, The Middle East presents the band Alanna Royale performing a blend of rock, pop, funk and soul led by powerhouse vocalist Alanna Quinn-Broadus at Middle East Downstairs. Doors: 8 p.m. Tickets: $10 in advance; $12 day of show; www.ticketweb.com. 18+

This Sunday, the touring production of the Tony award-winning musical Book of Mormon is at the Citi Emerson Colonial Theatre at 1 p.m. and 6: 30 p.m. Tickets: $49.05 – $183.15; www.ticketmaster.com.