Big 3: Top events this Saturday and Sunday
1. Blake Shelton with Chris Janson at The Palace of Auburn Hills
He’s a superstar in the country world, but the rest of America may know him as one of the coaches on the NBC vocal competition show “The Voice.” Shelton has also been in the tabloids lately; over the summer he and wife, fellow country megastar Miranda Lambert, filed from divorce. Shelton has been dating his “Voice” co-star, Gwen Stefani. 7:30 p.m. Saturday. $29.75-$85. 6 Championship Drive, Auburn Hills. (248) 377-0100.
2. ‘Black Studies and Black Liberation’
“What Went Wrong? How Can We Fix It?” at Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History. This lecture, presentation, discussion and book signing features Dr. Abdul Alkalimat, a fifth-generation freedom fighter. 2 p.m. Saturday. Free. 315 E. Warren, Detroit. (313) 494-5800.
3. Rodgers and Hammerstein’s ‘Cinderella’ at Detroit Opera House
This Tony Award-winning Broadway musical tells the classic tale of a shoe made of glass and the woman who loses it, including new twists and original songs like “In My Own Little Corner” and “Ten Minutes Ago.” The 6:30 p.m. Sunday performance features closed captioning. 2 and 7:30 p.m. Sat. and 1 and 6:30 p.m. Sun. (through Feb. 28). $35-$89. 1526 Broadway, Detroit. (313) 237-SING.