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Craig David first captured hearts with his 2000 singles, the smooth “Fill Me In” and play-by-play serenade “7 Days” from his debut album Born To Do It. But David never planned on fading into total obscurity, remembered only as that one R&B guy from the early aughts. So, he created TS5, a performance series in which he plays more like a wedding DJ than a former star. It began a few years ago as a pre-party hosted at his Miami penthouse home, Tower Suite 5. Now, he takes his show on the road, performing sets as a DJ that feature everything from old school R&B anthems to house music, all while serving as the MC, singing and working the crowd. It’s a party you don’t want to miss. Read more >>> Craig David performs at 7 p.m. at U Street Music Hall, 1115 U St. NW. $20. (202) 588-1889. ustreetmusichall.com. (Jazmin Goodwin)
Every Tuesday, the aptly named bar Tulips in Dupont Circle offers a floral arranging class from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. They call it Bubbles and Bouquets. A $37 ticket includes bottomless champagne, passed appetizers, flowers, and a vase to take home. Tulips,1207 19th St. NW. (202) 420-9666. tulipsdc.com. (Laura Hayes)
OH AND ALSO
Juan Felipe Herrera, a former U.S. Poet Laureate, reads from his new book, Jabberwalking, which combines autobiography and poetry, at Politics and Prose at The Wharf. 7 p.m. at 70 District Square SW. Free.
Irreversible Entanglements, a free jazz collective featuring local musicians Keir Neuringer, Camae Ayewa, and Luke Stewart, performs at the Kennedy Center Millennium Stage. 6 p.m. at 2700 F St. NW. Free.
’60s rock icons The Zombies take the stage at The Birchmere with opening act Ed Rogers. 7:30 p.m. at 3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria. $55.
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