TO DO LIST: Broadway star at Colony; jazz vocalist at Arts Garage


1. LISTEN UP

Culture & Cocktails featuring “Sing Sing Sing: A Conversation with Two Extraordinary Vocalists,”

The Colony Hotel

Broadway star Avery Sommers and recording artist, author and Legends 100.3FM “Morning Lounge” co-host Jill Switzer will be interviewed by the entertainment director at The Colony Hotel, Rob Russell.

The event is 5 to 7 p.m. Monday. 155 Hammon Ave., Palm Beach. Advance registration $65, at door $75, Cultural Council members free. Information: 561-472-3330; www.PalmBeachCulture.com

2. LISTEN UP LANDLUBBERS

Learn to Kayak,

MacArthur Beach State Park

This land-based course will provide beginners with the skills necessary for getting out on the water and doing some exploring and bird-watching.

The course is noon to 1 p.m. Sunday. 10900 Jack Nicklaus Drive, North Palm Beach. Free with park admission. Reservations recommended. Information: 561-624-6952; www.macarthurbeach.org

3. SANS TROUSERS

Pants Down Circus “Rock,”

The Lyric Theatre

Part circus act, part rock concert, Pants Down Circus “Rock” is inspired by the greatest rock groups, including Aerosmith, AC/DC, Joan Jett, Queen and more. Prepare to see some of the world’s finest circus artistry, from clown performances to daredevil flying stunts.

The show is 5 p.m. Sunday. Tickets start at $35. 59 SW Flagler Ave., Stuart. Information: 772-286-7827; www.LyricTheatre.com

4. TICKLE THE IVORIES

Pianist Yoko Sata Kothari,

Gardens Presbyterian Church

This classical piano concert is titled “Unsecret Admirers” and will feature the music of J.S. Bach.

The performance is 3 p.m. Sunday. 4677 Hood Road, Palm Beach Gardens. Adults $15, students $5. Information: 561-625-5970; 561-840-0409; www.gardenspresbyterian.org; www.yokoskothari.com

5. LISTEN UP

Nancy Kelly,

Arts Garage

This award-winning jazz vocalist will bring her trademark swing/bop style, fresh powerful vocals and dynamic stage presence to South Florida.

The show is 8 p.m. Friday. 94 NE First St., Delray Beach. Tickets start at $30. Information: http://artsgarage.org



Reader Comments ...


Next Up in Community

Tom Brokaw accused of making unwanted sexual advances against former colleagues
Tom Brokaw accused of making unwanted sexual advances against former colleagues

Legendary NBC news anchor Tom Brokaw is denying allegations he made unwanted sexual advances toward two former colleagues in the 1990s. >> Read more trending news  According to the Washington Post, former NBC correspondent Linda Vester said the now retired Brokaw made sexual advances, including “a forcible attempt to kiss her,&rdquo...
Want to catch up on Marvel films before ‘Avengers: Infinity War’? It'll take more than 38 hours
Want to catch up on Marvel films before ‘Avengers: Infinity War’? It'll take more than 38 hours

Marvel’s highly-anticipated “Avengers: Infinity War” film officially hits theaters Thursday night. Are you prepared? >> Read more trending news  The Marvel Studios film blazoned with superheroes, villains and warriors follows 10 years of such blockbusters. It’s the 19th movie and third “Avengers” film...
3 TO SEE: Art After Dark, Benzaiten gallery opening, ‘Spring Ball’
3 TO SEE: Art After Dark, Benzaiten gallery opening, ‘Spring Ball’

There’s always something to do in The Palm Beaches! That’s why every week, the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County helps you with three ideas — one that’s free, one that’s affordable and one that’s a splurge. Your events curator is the Cultural Concierge, a free service that provides customized cultural recommendations...
Waffle House shooting hero James Shaw, musicians will raise funds for victims’ families 
Waffle House shooting hero James Shaw, musicians will raise funds for victims’ families 

Nashville's musical community is raising money to benefit the victims of a shooting at a Tennessee Waffle House with a special T-shirt honoring the man who stopped the gunman. James Shaw Jr., lauded as a hero during the shooting that left four dead and more injured early Sunday, met with country singer Brantley Gilbert and indie rocker Chris Carrabba...
6 ways to explore West Palm history by foot or on wheels 
6 ways to explore West Palm history by foot or on wheels 

Whether you're new to the area, just visiting or have been living here for years, there's always new things to discover about West Palm Beach and its unique history. Exploring a little bit of local culture and history is a great way to exercise while you learn. There are numerous guided opportunities to delve deeper into the city's heritage. You can...
More Stories