TO DO LIST: Paul Anka, Disco Inferno, Deadphish Orchestra


1. BURN BABY BURN

‘Disco Inferno: A ’70s Celebration,’

Duncan Theatre

Get movin’ and groovin’ and come celebrate the decade filled with hit songs by Donna Summer, the BeeGees, Gloria Gaynor, Barry Manilow, The Village People and more. This show features a full disco band and several talented vocalists.

The show is 8 p.m. Friday. 4200 Congress Ave., Lake Worth. $35. Information: www.palmbeachstate.edu/theatre/duncan-theatre/

2. PUT YOUR HEAD ON HIS SHOULDERS

Paul Anka,

Seminole Hardrock

This singer, songwriter has given the world many incredible songs. Songs he made famous include “Diana,” “Lonely Boy” and “Put Your Head on My Shoulder,” as well as songs he wrote for others like “She’s a Lady” for Tom Jones and “My Way” that was most famously recorded by Frank Sinatra.

Shows are 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday. 1 Seminole Way, Hollywood. Tickets start at $70. Information: www.seminolehardrockhollywood.com

3. JAM ON

Deadphish Orchestra,

Lyric Theatre

This quartet of Colorado musicians played together for many years before combining two of their favorite artists’ music into one seamless sound that celebrates spontaneity and improvisation.

The show is 8 p.m. Friday. 59 SW Flagler Ave., Stuart. $35. Information: www.lyrictheatre.com/show/8719-deadphish-orchestra

4. DON’T MISS THIS

Royal Scottish National Orchestra,

Kravis Center, Alexander W. Dreyfoos, Jr. Concert Hall

An exploration for the classically curious, the event will feature a discussion hosted by former music critic for The Palm Beach Post Sharon McDaniel along with the musical performance featuring conductor Peter Oundjian and violinist Nicola Benedetti.

The discussion begins at 6:45 p.m. and the show is at 8 p.m. Tuesday and the discussion begins at 12:45 p.m. and the show is at 2 p.m. Wednesday. 701 Okeechobee Blvd., West Palm Beach. Tickets start at $39. Information: www.kravis.org

5. ERIN GO BRAGH

St. Patrick’s Day celebration,

Paddy Mac’s Irish Restaurant

Kicking off at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, enjoy Irish music by Rod MacDonald, Bill Walach and Rex Blazer. On Friday the festivities start at noon with Rod, Bill and Rex who will be joined by Tracy Sands by the fireplace. Starting at 3 p.m. Friday under the tent Tom Foolery and Ben Childs & The Wails will play. $5 cover. Kicking off at noon Saturday, Ireland vs. England, Six Nations Rugby will be shown on the big screen. $20 cover. Later on Ben Childs & The Wails rocks the tent again along with Irish dancers. The entire event will feature a special menu, prizes and swag. Slainte!

The event kicks off Thursday and runs through Sunday. 10971 Military Trail, Palm Beach Gardens. Information: http://paddymacsirishpub.com, 561-691-4366



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