Big 3: Top events Saturday and Sunday
1. “The Bodyguard” at Fisher Theatre: Deborah Cox stars as superstar Rachel Marron in the role that Whitney Houston played in the romantic thriller film. (Cox does not appear during Saturday matinee and Sunday evening shows.) Expect to hear hit songs like “So Emotional,” “Saving All My Love,” “Run to You,” “I Wanna Dance with Somebody” and of course “I Will Always Love You.” 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday and 2 and 7:30 p.m. Sunday (through Jan. 28). $39 and up. 3011 W. Grand Blvd., Detroit. (313) 872-1000.
2. Grand Re-Opening of Boogie Fever: Ferndale’s long-running dance club is back after a brief stint as Twisted Tavern and nightclub. Boogie Fever will have a Grand Re-Opening party on Saturday with dance music from the ’70s and ’80s. Starting next month the club will also host local cover bands on Friday nights. 9 p.m. Saturday. $5. 22901 Woodward, Ferndale. (248) 541-1600.
3. The Isley Brothers at Sound Board at MotorCity Casino Hotel: Featuring original vocalist Ronald Isley, this R&B duo most recently released “Power of Peace” in 2017. The group broke big in 1959 with the album and single “Shout!” 7:30 p.m. Sunday. $60-$75. 2901 Grand River, Detroit. (313) 309-4700.