Friday 07.20

Fun with underwear
What better way to benefit the Red Party Foundation than with men clad in underwear? The Sizzlin’ Summer Fashion Show answers that question with a full-on runway event. Fashions by Anthony Manfredonia, Parke and Ronen, Viviona and Diesel, pictured, will be on display poolside while you savor the fab summer looks.

4123 Cedar Springs Road.

8 p.m. $30–$55.


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To be Frank
Hip-hop musician and producer Frank Ocean likely gained several new LGBT fans by coming out talking about his past relationship with a man. But that shouldn’t eclipse the strong work of his debut solo album Channel Orange. He’s proven himself already as a member of the collective Odd Future and producing Beyonce, Jay-Z and Kanye West. But now we see him on his own terms and maybe even greatness in the making.

South Side Music Hall
1135 S. Lamar St.
8 p.m. $28.


Monday 07.23

Smokin’ hot
Oldies come to life in WaterTower Theatre’s production of Smokey Joe’s Cafe. The music revue celebrates the early days of rock ‘n’ roll with that music you thought just your parents liked.

Addison Theatre Centre
15650 Addison Road, Addison.
Through Aug. 12.

This article appeared in the Dallas Voice print edition July 20, 2012.