Garth Fagan Dance among Valentine's date options

05:00 AM, Feb 10, 2014

Garth Fagan Dance will again present 'An Evening of Duets' on Valentine's Day. Pictured are Natalie Rogers and Vitolio Jeune. (Jamie Germano/ / Staff Photographer)/


Valentine’s Day falls on Friday this year, perfect for a night out. Here are some ideas.

Garth Fagan Dance: An Evening of Duets, at 6:30 p.m., includes music, dance, conversation with members of the company — and a gourmet dinner. It’s at Garth Fagan Dance Studios, 50 Chestnut St., and $125 tickets must be bought in advance. Call (585) 454-3260 or go to www.garthfagandance.org.

Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra Pops series presents Singin’ in the Rain with guest conductor Peter Bay leading the RPO as the 1952 film screens in the background at 8 p.m. at the Eastman Theatre, 60 Gibbs St. The RPO has arranged special prix fixe menus at Fraiche Bistro & Dessert Bar, Restaurant 2Vine, Tournedos and Victoire Belgian Beer Bar & Bistro and a special package at the Inn on Broadway as well. You need to make reservations separately for the dinner or overnight stay; just mention the RPO. Tickets to the concert only are $15 to $92. Call (585) 454-2100 or go to www.rpo.org.

Eastman Jazz Cafe, from 7 to 10 p.m., offers performances by different Eastman School of Music groups in the Sproull Atrium at the Eastman School of Music (where Max at Eastman Place is located). The cover charge is $10. Call (585) 454-2100 or go to esm.rochester.edu.

Justin Rielly: Love in the Style of Will features romantic scenes and sonnets from the works of Shakespeare at 7:30 p.m. at MuCCC, 142 Atlantic Ave. It is a pay-what-you-will performance. For advance tickets, call (866) 811-4111 or go to MuCCC.org.

Take THAT, Cupid! (Part 2), a production of two not-so-sugary one-act plays with darker, adult themes, will be at 7:30 p.m. at Black Sheep Theatre, Suite D-313 of Village Gate Square, 274 N. Goodman St. Tickets are $20 ($16 in advance). Call (585) 861-4816 or go to blacksheeptheatre.org.

Murder: A Love Story, presented by The Mystery Company, will be at 7:30 p.m. at RAPA East End Theatre, 727 E. Main St. Tickets are $23 and available at Wegmans. Call (585) 325-3366.