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Arts Garage

Tito Puente Jr. – Keeping the Legacy Alive

June 1

8-10 p.m.

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

Son of the legendary American salsa and Latin jazz musician Tito Puente, Tito Puente, Jr. has big shoes to fill. And boy does he! Tito Puente, Jr. returns for another night of exhilarating Latin rhythms that will get your feet moving.

Vallery Valentine

June 2

7-8:30 p.m.

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

Vallery Valentine’s very presence on stage will captivate you. Her vocals are not only electrifying but charismatically controlled. Valentine sings professionally throughout Florida where she is dominating the market with her ability to portray Funk, Soul, Motown, Jazz, R&B, Gospel & alternative in an unforgettable manner.

IN ANOTHER TIME Art Exhibit Opening Reception

June 7

6-8 p.m.

Free event

Enjoy wine, cheese, and art at the opening of our IN ANOTHER TIME EXHIBITION featuring local emerging artists Alexandra Bastias Castaño and Roberto Lepre. The event is free!

An Evening with Nicole Henry

June 7-8

8-10 p.m.

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

Since her debut in 2004, Nicole Henry has established herself as one of the jazz world’s most acclaimed vocalists, possessing a potent combination of dynamic vocal abilities, impeccable phrasing, and powerful emotional resonance.

The Five Boroughs

June 9

7-8:30 p.m.

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

The Five Boroughs will bring you back in time to the 50’s and 60’s when Rock n Roll shows were exciting, and fans mobbed venues like The Brooklyn Fox, The Apollo Theatre, The Brooklyn Paramount, and went wild at Murray the K’s swinging soiree’!

Arts Garage All Arts Open Mic Night

June 11

8-11 p.m.

$5 for patrons | Free for performers

Are you an inspiring artist, writer, or musician who is itching for a spot in the limelight? Well now is your chance to shine! If you’ve been working on a song, a poem, a rap, or a riff that you want to show off, this is the place for you. Hosted by Kyle Holder of Smooth Bounce Entertainment.

Davina and the Vagabonds

June 14

8-10 p.m.

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

Davina Sowers and The Vagabonds have created a stir on the national music scene with their high-energy live shows, level A musicianship, sharp-dressed professionalism, and Sowers; commanding stage presence. DATV’s shows are filled with New Orleans charm, Memphis soul swagger, dark theatrical moments that evoke Kurt Weill, and tender gospel passages.

Garage Queens and Kings

June 15

8-10 p.m.

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

The third Saturday of the months June through September, Arts Garage hosts a pageant style elimination contest for twelve Drag Queens and Kings. Every month, the audience and judges will send three contestants packing until there is only one GARAGE QUEEN OR KING!

Sheba the Mississippi Queen and the Bluesmen

June 16

7-8:30 p.m.

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

Born in Mississippi, this uniquely talented Singer/Songwriter joined forces with 4 seasoned Blues Players to present the Music as intended, raw, real, with none of the overkill that is so prevalent today. Out of Ocala, Florida, they are known for powerful real-life storytelling coupled with music that packs the dance floor.

3rd Thursday: Art Meets Music

June 20

7-11 p.m.

Free event

The 3rd Thursday of every month Arts Garage hosts a FREE art walk & concert featuring local artists and bands. This month we are featuring live music by Drug and Soulpax.

The Alex Lopez Xpress Rocks the Blues

June 21

8-10 p.m.

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

The Alex Lopez Xpress is a unique blend of British infused Blues, rock, groove and soul that critics have said is “capable of revitalizing the blues for the next generation.”

Ed Calle Quintet

June 22

8-10 p.m.

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

Ed Calle is a Latin Grammy winner for best Latin Jazz album, a five-time Grammy nominee, and one of the most recorded saxophonists in history. Saxophonist, composer, orchestrator, producer, scholar, professor, and leader, Ed Calle, is known for his extraordinary ability to sight-read, interpret, and perform virtually any musical style.

Gumby Navedo – A Tribute to ORQUESTA Aragon

June 23

7-8:30 p.m.

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

With the beginning of this New Year 2019, we want to take advantage of it to be able to record a tribute to the Orquesta Aragon that has been performing for 80 years as a group.

Arts Garage Jam Session

June 25

8-10 p.m.

$5 for patrons | Free for performers

Our monthly JAM SESSION brings local musicians together in a collaborative performance environment creating a nurturing community of and for the participants. Kick back and vibe with Delray’s musicians in an ever-changing improvised jam session. No memorized notes or lyrics: just bring your instrument and let the music play.

Mod 27

June 27

8-9:30 p.m.

General Admission $15

Mod 27 is Palm Beach County’s longest running comedy improv company featuring an experienced cast performing Chicago-style improv and sketch comedy. Mod 27 takes suggestions from the audience and uses them to perform fully improvised games and scenes.

Jimmy Williamson – Through the Looking Glass

June 28

8-10 p.m.

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

As a lead vocalist front man entertainer, Jimmy Williamson has a very high energy show which features classic hits of jazz, pop, R&B, and fusion. He creates magic with his soulful vocal style and ability to connect with top of the line vocals, stage presence, and showmanship.

Twanguero

June 29

8-10 p.m.

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

Spanish Latin Grammy Winner, songwriter/guitar bender El Twanguero is one of the most active artists in the Hispanic scene. He is internationally renowned for his unique Latino-Twang sound that goes from Spanish guitar, American folk, flamenco and tango and for his impeccable fingerpicking style.

Bill Muter’s “Topless in Tokyo”

June 30

7-8:30 p.m.

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

Multi-instrumentalist, producer and best-selling author, Bill Muter, brings his new book “Topless in Tokyo” to life at the Arts Garage. For every story in the book, there is a corresponding song that will be performed by Bill’s band which features a blend of R&B/Funk and Jazz. Come enjoy an immersive experience as Bill tells his story through music.

South Florida Science Center Aquarium & Planetarium

Music Meditation and Mind Expansion

June 22

6:30-8 p.m.

South Florida Science Center Aquarium & Planetarium

Witness the planetary night sky and connect to the universal life force as you are bathed in sound from instruments tuned to 432Hz. Expand your mind with a guided meditation and enjoy

Frequency Infused Music™ (FIM) by composer John Anthony and accompanying musicians. Get Tickets at: GoodVibesConcert.Eventbrite.com

Delray Beach Playhouse

God of Carnage

Through June 2

Friday, 8 p.m.; Saturday, 2 & 8 p.m.; Sunday 2 p.m.; Wednesday (5/22 only), 8 p.m.; Thursday, 8 p.m.

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

Winner of both the Tony Award and London’s Olivier Award as “Best Play of the Year,” God of Carnage is a riveting study of parenting today. Two upwardly mobile couples are brought together when the son of one couple injures the son of the other in a public park. The parents decide to bypass legal avenues by meeting to discuss the matter. Before the evening is over, a high-powered lawyer, a self-made man, a passionate human rights advocate and a very insecure housewife all find themselves in an emotionally charged battle. Written by Yasmina Reza; translated by Christopher Hampton.

Wish You Were Here! – Joshua Logan – The Director with the Golden Touch!

Through June 5

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

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

Josh Logan was one of the greatest directors in the history of the Broadway Musical Theatre!  More than a director, Logan often co-wrote the musicals he directed with composers and lyricists like Irving Berlin, Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein, Frank Loesser and Harold Rome. The shows (and songs) he brought to life include KNICKERBOCKER HOLIDAY (“The September Song”), Rodgers and Hart’s BY JUPITER (“Wait Till You See Her”), ANNIE GET YOUR GUN (it was Logan who suggested Irving Berlin write “There’s No Business Like Show Business” to cover a scene change!), SOUTH PACIFIC (“Some Enchanted Evening,” “Younger Than Springtime” and the rousing “There Is Nothing Like a Dame,” which Logan famously choreographed as well!) and Harold Rome’s musicals FANNY and WISH YOU WERE HERE.

Robert Dubac’s THE BOOK OF MORON

June 14-16

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

Tickets $55

Robert Dubac’s newest Off-Broadway hit, THE BOOK OF MORON is a fast-paced, hilarious production that combines satire and theater.

Inaugural Maccabi Fun Run South Florida

June 23

7 a.m.

Spanish River Athletic Complex

The first ever Maccabi Fun Run South Florida is launching to benefit athletes representing Team USA in the Maccabi World, European and Pan Am Games. The event, which will feature a certified and timed 5k run/walk, is hosted by the Maccabi USA Future Leaders Forum (FLF) – a group of Maccabi Games alumni from around the world.

Maccabi Fun Runs will be hosted across the United States this summer in partnership with over 20 Maccabi Clubs in Europe, Israel and South Africa, as part of the Global Maccabi FLF Movement. The Maccabi Fun Run South Florida is the FIRST Maccabi Fun Run in the USA; three other USA cities-Washington DC; Raleigh and Philadelphia will host events on June 23 as well.

Registration is available at www.maccabifunrun.com. Cost is $36 per person; age 17 and under is $18.

Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens

Kite making workshop

June 15-16

In celebration of Father’s Day, Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens will host a weekend of interactive, kite-making workshops for adults and children on June 15 and 16. The weekend will culminate with an afternoon of kite flying on Sunday, from 1:30-4:30 p.m.

Participants will learn about Japanese tako, or kites, their varying styles and shapes, and the techniques and materials needed to bring them to life. They’ll also design rocket kites or more traditional iterations made from bamboo and washi, or Japanese paper, and employ a paper-dyeing technique known as orizome.

Workshops will be led by Mikio Toki, a world-renowned kite master.

The adult/youth kite-making workshop will be held on June 15, from 1:30-4:30 p.m. Cost is $50 per person, plus a $10 material fee. The workshop is open to adults and children ages 14 and older.

The family kite-making workshop will be held on June 15 and 16, from 10 a.m. -noon. Cost is $30 for 1 parent and 1 child, plus a $5 materials fee for each participant. There’s a $10 charge for each additional family member. The workshop is open to parents and children ages 8 and older.