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What’s Hot in the City this week, Jan. 27

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 week, Jan. 27

Tonight, Anna’s Taqueria hosts the “Celebrity Burrito Roller Finale” at their Harvard Street, Brookline location beginning at 6 p.m. Chef Tiffani Faison of Sweet Cheeks, The Improper Bostonian’s Jonathan Soroff and Henry Santoro of RadioBDC are among the local celebrities who will compete in the burrito-rolling contest. Tickets: $10 with proceeds benefiting the winner’s charity of choice. For more info:

On Tuesday, Jan. 28, former NFL Quarterback Doug Flutie hosts his “11th Annual Flutie Bowl” at Kings in Dedham from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. to raise funds for the Doug Flutie Jr. Foundation for Autism. Spectator tickets: $75. To purchase or to reserve your lane online, go to

Billed as the premier networking event for urban professionals, “Get Konnected!” returns this Tuesday at Legal Harborside at 6 p.m. Admission is free but registration is a must. Go to to reserve your spot today.

This Friday, Scullers Jazz Club presents trumpeter Roy Hargrove at 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. Show: $35; Dinner/Show: $75. To purchase, go to

This Saturday, Charlie Murphy performs stand-up comedy at The Wilbur at 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $25-$35. To purchase, go to

World Music/CRASHarts presents Ladysmith Black Mambazo at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 2 at the Sanders Theatre in Cambridge. Tickets are $40, $32 and $28, reserved seating. For tickets and information, call 617-876-4275 or buy online at