October Calendar


Music at St. Paul’s

Bernstein at 100

Oct. 21

2:30 p.m. pre-concert conversation with pianist Yoko Sata Kothari

3 p.m. concert Trillium Piano Trio

$20 suggested donation; children 18 and under free

For more information, visit http://www.music.stpaulsdelray.org

Old School Square

Tech Effect Exhibition

Oct. 4

Cornell Art Museum

Thursday, 6:30-9 p.m.; admission $10; free for Old School Square Members

The Cornell Art Museum celebrates the opening of “Tech Effect”, an exhibition exploring the influence of technology on contemporary art. The exhibition features approximately 12 artists, 6 of whom will be attending the opening to speak with guests about their artwork. Visitors will enjoy light bites and a cash bar, while viewing the new exhibition.

Season Launch Party

Oct. 5

Cornell Art Museum, Crest Theatre, Creative Arts School, Fieldhouse and Pavilion

Friday, 6-7:30 p.m.; free admission

The public is invited to a season launch party with a sneak peek of the 2018-19 season!

Classic Albums Live: Pink Floyd

Oct. 6


Saturday, 8 p.m.; tickets $75 (VIP includes exclusive lounge, 3 drink tickets, reserved seating); $40 (Premium includes reserved seating area); $20 (General Admission, bring a chair)

Presented by MusicWorks and Old School Square, Classic Albums Live is a new concert series that takes classic albums and performs them live, on stage – note for note, cut for cut – using the world’s greatest musicians. Performing Pink Floyd’s legendary 1973 album, “Dark Side of the Moon.”

Free Friday Concerts with Joel DaSilva and the Midnight Howl

Oct. 12


Friday, 7:30 p.m.; free admission; weather permitting; bring lawn chairs, and bring the family, but no pets or outside food and beverage. Food and beverages available for purchase.

Heather McDonald: Juicy Scoop Tour

Oct. 12

8 p.m.

Crest Theatre

Tickets $29-$58

Heather McDonald brings The Juicy Scoop Tour” to Crest Theater. Comedian, writer, and actress who recently performed in her first Showtime special I Don’t Mean To Brag”, which achieved record ratings and is currently streaming on Netflix. Best known for her round table appearances on E!’s top rated show Chelsea Lately”, she also starred in After Lately” for 3 successful seasons. Her first book “You’ll Never Blue Ball in this Town Again”, spent seven weeks on the New York Times best-seller list, with follow up best seller My Inappropriate Life.  She can be heard weekly on her sensational new podcast “Juicy Scoop” on Podcast One.

Sounds of Soul

Oct. 13

Saturday, 7:30p.m & 9:45PM

Crest Theatre

Tickets $60 (Premium) | $50 (Regular)

The Sounds of Soul have been delighting audiences across the nation since 1996! The show is a combination of Motown classics mixed with some of the greatest songs of all time.  Get ready to soak in the hits of The Temptations, The Four Tops, Aretha Franklin, Whitney Houston, The Supremes, Lionel Richie, Tina Turner, Barry White, and more.

Free Friday Concerts with The Wildfire Band

Oct. 19


Friday, 7:30 p.m.; free admission; weather permitting; bring lawn chairs, and bring the family, but no pets or outside food and beverage. Food and beverages available for purchase.

Free Friday Concerts with Entourage

Oct. 26


Friday, 7:30 p.m.; free admission; weather permitting; bring lawn chairs, and bring the family, but no pets or outside food and beverage.  Food and beverages available for purchase.

Palm Beach Poetry

Poetry Workshop

Oct. 6

1 p.m.

Old School Square classroom 6

One Foot on the Ground: An Examination of the Role of Setting in Poetry

With Sam Leon

$10 per person

Mounts Botanical Gardens

Moai in the Mounts Tropical Forest

Opening Mid-Oct.

Mounts will definitely be “Reaching New Heights” this fall with the permanent installation of three imposing Moai sculptures, replicas of the iconic figurative statues located on Easter Island, Chile. Up to 22-feet high, the Moai heads, torsos and colorful top knots will be placed in the Mounts Tropical Forest where visitors can walk around them and enjoy a spiritual and sensory experience reminiscent of Rapa Nui (the Polynesian term for Easter Island).

Daily – 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Mounts Tropical Forest

FREE for Mounts members and children 5 and under; suggested donation of $5 per person for non-members except during GARDEN OF LIGHTS and TWISTED exhibitions, when special admission prices will be in effect.

Wick Theatre

The Pirates of Penzance

Oct. 18-Nov. 11 

Gilbert and Sullivan’s Pirates of Penzance is an uproarious comedy with a brilliant score. Swashbuckling pirates, a love story and bumbling constables combine to make for a wonderful evening with fabulous music.

Women’s National Book Association

Oct. 10

6:30 p.m.

(WNBA) celebrates National Reading Group Month on Wednesday, Oct. 10 at 6:30 p.m. Two outstanding writers will discuss their books: Kristin Harmel, author of “The Room on Rue Amelie,” and SJ Sindu, writer and LGBT activist,  author of “Marriage of a Thousand Lies.” Murder on the Beach Bookstore, 273 NE 2nd Ave, Delray Beach, FL.

Members, free. Nonmembers, $10. For more information: membership.wnbasofla@gmail.com

Libby Dodson’s Live at Lynn Theatre Series

Amore 4Ever 

Oct. 6-7

Saturday: 7:30 p.m.

Sunday: 4 p.m.

Four Broadway and classical singers and four stunning dancers perform favorite love songs from stage and screen to create a beautiful evening filled with tender harmonies and soaring ballads.

Location: Keith C. and Elaine Johnson Wold Performing Arts Center

Tickets: $70 for box, $55 for orchestra and $50 for mezzanine

Lynn Concerto Competition Final Round

Oct. 7

9:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Count and Countess de Hoernle International Center / Amarnick-Goldstein Concert Hall

Finalists perform before three guest judges in morning and afternoon sessions. Winners perform as soloists with the Lynn Philharmonia on Nov. 10 and Nov. 11 with Maestro Guillermo Figueroa conducting.

Tickets: FREE

Guest Artist: Ann Shoemaker

Oct. 11

7:30 p.m.

Count and Countess de Hoernle International Center / Amarnick-Goldstein Concert Hall

Ann Shoemaker is professor of bassoon at Baylor University in Waco, Texas, and the principal bassoon with the Shreveport Symphony Orchestra. Her recital will feature works from her recently-released album, “New Standards: Works for bassoon and piano”. She will be joined on the stage by Lynn Bassoon Faculty, Eric Van der Veer Varner.

Tickets: $20

Lynn Philharmonia No. 2

Oct. 27–28

Saturday: 7:30 p.m.

Sunday: 4 p.m.

Keith C. and Elaine Johnson Wold Performing Arts Center

Conductor: Guillermo Figueroa

Mozart: Violin Concerto. No. 4

Featuring Carole Cole, violin

Saint-Saëns: Symphony No. 3, Organ Symphony

Tickets: $50 for box, $40 for orchestra, $35 for mezzanine

Delray Beach Playhouse


Oct. 5-21

Friday, 8 p.m.; Saturday, 2 & 8 p.m.; Sunday 2 p.m.; Wednesday (10/10 only), 8 p.m.; Thursday, 8 p.m.

Tickets $30 (adults); $15 (students); $25 (groups)

This Agatha Christie mystery is based on her 50th novel and features one of her most popular characters, the ever-resourceful Miss Marple.

Thanks For The Memories! – The Songs of Leo Robin

Oct. 15-24

Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday, 2 & 8 p.m.; Thursday, 2 p.m.

Tickets $35 (adults); $15 (students); $25 (groups)

Leo Robin wrote his first Broadway show in 1926, and he continued writing great songs for Broadway and Hollywood for the next three decades!

“Breaking Up Is Hard To Do” – JOHN MICHAEL DIAS sings Neil Sedaka

Oct. 26-28

Friday, 2 & 8 p.m.; Saturday, 4 & 8 p.m.; Sunday, 2 p.m.

Tickets $60

Golden-voiced, Broadway crooner John Michael Dias belts the hits of teen-pop sensation Neil Sedaka.

Pajama Game Night Benefitting Sweet Dream Makers

Oct. 9

7:00 pm-10:00 pm

St. Andrews Country Club

Tickets: $50 per player.

Register a team to play Mahjong, Canasta, Bridge, Bunco, and more of your favorite card and board games! All proceeds help purchase beds and bedding for children and their families in need. PJs are optional; valet, snacks, and drinks are included. Registration ends Oct. 1. For details, call 561-271-8058, email games@SweetDreamMakers.org, or find online at www.SweetDreamMakers.org.

Arts Garage

Bridget Kelly

Oct. 5

8-10 p.m.

High-Energy Electric Blues

General Admission $20 | Reserved $25 | Premium $30

Bridget Kelly Band is an electric blues band that rocks the house with their unique blend of hot smokin’ blues. The Bridget Kelly Band is celebrating the release of their newest album, “Blues Warrior.” Blues Warrior is an emotional body of work that taps into important issues concerning women.

Yorgis Goiricelaya & Elegance Project

Oct. 6

8-10 p.m.

Musical Fusion of Cuban, World Music and Traditional Jazz

General Admission $35 | Reserved $40 | Premium $45

Elegance is a Latin jazz project. The project is a musical fusion of Cuban, world music and traditional jazz. The band is composed of high-level musicians based in Miami including bassist Yorgis Goiricelaya, pianist Livan Mesa, drummer Reiner  Guerra, saxophonist Yunior Arronte and conga player Ramses Araya.

Girls Night Out, The Show

Oct. 7

7-9 p.m.

Ladies Night Event/ Male Revue

General Admission $35 | Reserved $40 | Premium $45

Ladies! Mark your calendars & tell your friend’s you have a date with the #1 Girls Night Out Show in the Country! Girls Night Out The Show has quickly become the hottest ticket for Ladies Entertainment on the road today!

Dirty Red and The Soul Shakers

Oct. 12

8-10 p.m.

Modern Day Powerhouse, Rock and Blues Band

General Admission $25 | Reserved $30 | Premium $35

Dirty Red & The Soul Shakers are a modern-day powerhouse-blues band, built on old-school influences and a mutual love for the down ’n’ dirty style of blues that define the band’s sound.

Vinicius Cantuaria Sings Antonio Carlos Jobim

Oct. 13

8-10 p.m.

Critically Acclaimed Guitarist, Composer, and Bandleader

General Admission $35 | Reserved $40 | Premium $45

Singer, guitarist, composer, drummer, and percussionist, Vinicius Cantuaria is well-known Brazilian musician in the sphere of Bossa Nova and Jazz. Born in Manaus (Amazon), he grew up in Rio, and after several successful records, he moved to New York in the mid-90’s. He has proved himself in a number of fields, directly or indirectly linked to Brazilian music.

An Evening with the Bruce Katz Band

Oct. 14

7-9 p.m.

Blues, Soul, Jazz, and Jam-Band Rock

General Admission $30 | Reserved $35 | Premium $40

Bruce Katz’s music occupies a unique space where blues, soul, jazz, jam-band rock, and all aspects of Americana music collide into a style of original music all his own. Bruce is not only an in-demand sideman, but leads his own band playing and recording with many of the leading names in blues and roots music, appearing on over 70 albums with artists such as Ronnie Earl, John Hammond, Delbert McClinton, Gregg Allman, Duke Robillard, Joe Louis Walker, Little Milton, Maria Muldaur, and more!