Plan your weekend on the Georgia coast with help from Connect Savannah
Community Editor Jessica Leigh Lebos. Jessica’s picks: -Start your summer
weekend with some folksy fun at Ships of the Sea Museum. Musician Alan Reid
will make his Savannah debut, playing with Bob Zentz and Jeanne McDougall.
They’ll play music inspired by the sea, explorer Ernest Shackleton, the
father of the American Navy and more. Friday, 7:30; $10 general admission, $5
for children. -Get a special twist on summer blockbusters at Savannah Sweet
Tease’s latest burlesque show. Known for their racy routines with a sense
of humor, the troupe is bringing performances based on Star Wars, Kill Bill,
Back to the Future and more. Friday, 10 p.m.; $10 general admission, $15 VIP.
-You may be able to take a commercial flight to Cuba before long, but in the
meantime, make the trip with the new memoir La Americana. Local author
Melanie Bowden Simón tells the story of her travels to Havana in the early
2000s - and how she found