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Old School Square

Crest Theatre

The Capitol Steps Pitol Steps, Wed. & Thurs., Jan. 3 & 4 at 8 p.m.

Political satire straight from the headlines. This ever-popular ensemble delivers a night of sheer laughter!

Jason Bishop Show Sat., Jan. 6, 2 & 8 p.m.; Sun., January , 2 p.m.

From his breathtaking Double Levitation to his cutting-edge Op-Art and Plasma illusions, Jason Bishop features stunning and original state of the art magic in a show that’s surprisingly funny and truly magical. Pop music and audience participation round out this unforgettable performance!

Menopause the Musical, Fri. & Sat., Jan. 12 & 13, 8 p.m.; Sun., Jan. 14, 2 & 7 p.m.

This hilarious musical parody, staged to classic tunes from the ’60s, ’70s and ’80s, will have you cheering and dancing in the aisles. See what millions of women worldwide have been laughing about for 16 years!

Robert D. Chapin Lecture Series presents Dr. James Delgado, Undersea Adventurer, Thurs., Jan. 25,  2 p.m.  Sponsored by Northern Trust.

Delgado is known for his deep-sea explorations — from mapping of the Titanic wreck site, to the discoveries of Carpathia, the ship that rescued Titanic’ s survivors, and the notorious “ghost ship” Mary Celeste, among several others.

Cornell Art Museum Spotlights Vicki Siegel for Art Walk

Friday, Jan. 5, 6-9 p.m. – Spotlight Gallery showcase of new works by Vicki Siegel.

Vicki Siegel’s work combines painting and photography to create images that are both real and imaginary. Her work is contemporary and cutting edge, uniting her fascination with the world around her with her passion for the physicality of painting.  Working in multiple layers, her work is rich in imagery and meaning.

Also on view: Looking Glass” through Feb. 25 — Come see yourself in the art!  Art selfies are encouraged.  Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10 am-5 pm; Sunday, 1-5 pm. Closed Mondays and holidays.
Admission: $8 (general); $5 (seniors 65+ and students with ID).  Free admission for children under 12, Old School Square members and Veterans.  Free admission for Florida residents on Sunday.

Old School Square Pavilion presents Free Friday Concerts through Jan. 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.  Sponsored by Capital One Café.

Jan. 5 – Tony Succar & The Mixtura Band – Latin

Jan. 12 – The Kinected – Pop/Electro/Indie Rock

Jan. 19 – Artikal Sound System Reggae/R&B

Jan. 26 – B Street Band – Bruce Springsteen Tribute

Crest Theatre 2018 Cabaret Series, Jan. 8 & 9

Santino Fontana with Guest Star Jessica Fontana, Mon. & Tues., Jan. 8-9 at 8 p.m.

Don’t miss this opportunity to see the Broadway stars of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA as they open the 22nd season of the Crest Theatre’s popular Cabaret Series.

MusicWorks Opens Folk & Rock Concert Series, Jan. 24

Jimmy Webb, Wed., Jan. 24, 8 p.m. — American songwriter, composer, singer and the only artist ever to have received GRAMMY Awards for music, lyrics and orchestration.  His mega hits include Up, Up and Away, By the Time I Get to Phoenix, Wichita Lineman, Galveston, All I Know and MacArthur Park, among many others!

Martin Sexton, Wed., Jan. 31, 8 p.m. – This American singer-songwriter and has released nine studio albums blending soul, gospel, country, rock, blues, and R&B. He is known for his wide vocal range and dynamic live performances and has been hailed by Billboard as “the real thing…”

Catch A Rising Star Comedy Series Jan. 27

New York Comedy Night with JESSICA KIRSON and REGINA DECICCO, Sat., January 27th, 8 p.m.

Stand-up comedy is back at the Crest Theatre with four nights of great comedy from January to April.

Jessica has worked with Robert DeNiro and has over 3 million YouTube podcast hits. Regina has been featured on Fox and AXS TV.

Check out the Creative Arts School’s Classes and Workshops!

Discover and expand your creative side during Winter Terms, January-April!  If you love art, choose from drawing, painting, mixed media, glass and Open Studio classes or try an art workshop.  If you love photography, discover the “art of seeing” with intro to digital camera classes, beginner/ intermediate/advanced fine art photography, nature and seascape photography and workshops in street photography, image transfer and iPhoneography!  If you love writing, become a part of The Writers’ Colony through classes in fiction and memoir writing.  Seminars and workshops focus on the publishing experience, character development and uncovering your “creative self.”  Open Readings take place on the 2nd Thursday each month, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

RRazz Room at Mizner Park Cultural Center

Jackie “The Joke Man” Martling

Saturday, Jan. 6, at 7:30 p.m.

He’s lewd, crude, obnoxious and one of the funniest guys you will ever enjoy. Jackie’s no holds barred style has earned him a loyal following in clubs and from his years on The Howard Stern Show (1986-2001) and his appearance in the hit comedy documentary “The Aristocrats.” He can currently be heard on Sirius Satellite Radio hosting Jackie’s Joke Hunt on Howard 101. Welcome in 2018 with a true comedy original!

$42.50 / $37.50 / $32.50

Celebrate 96 Years with The Legendary Marty Allen & Karon Kate Blackwell

Saturday, Jan. 13 at 7:30 p.m.

Marty Allen is living proof that talent is ageless. The self-proclaimed “love child” of Phyllis Diller and Jackie Mason wastes no time in getting the audience laughing to the point of tears. Join us in celebrating Marty Allen’s upcoming 96th birthday along with the very talented Karon Kate Blackwell!

$60.00 / $50.00 / $40.00

Clint Holmes

Sunday, January 14, at 7 p.m.

Clint Holmes is more than just a remarkable singer. He is a consummate entertainer, performer, recording artist, and one of the country’s finest vocalists. Whether he is singing selections from the Great American Songbook, contemporary classics, or stirring original pieces, every performance is a one-of-a-kind, mesmerizing and unforgettable experience. His new release titled “Rendezvous” is a star-studded collective produced by eight-time GRAMMY winner, Gregg Field.

$62.50 / $50.00 / $40.00

Libby Dodson’s Live at Lynn Theatre Series

Celebration on Ice

Jan. 6–7

Saturday: 7:30 p.m.

Sunday: 4 p.m.

This magical winter wonderland combines the beauty and athleticism of figure skating with the wonder and excitement of a theatrical production. This variety ice show features dazzling costumes, high-energy music and world-class skating.

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

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

Spady Museum

Black Movie Experience (BMX) – “Selma”

1-4 p.m.

Saturday, Jan. 6

$10 per person suggested donation; free for Members

Location: At the Spady Museum

Make your movie-going more cultural at BMX, Black Movie Experience. Every first Saturday from 1-4 p.m. enjoy culturally curated films in the Williams Cottage. Free movies and free snacks for Museum Members. Limited seating; RSVPs are required.

Ride and Remember Trolley Tour

10 a.m.-noon

Saturday, Jan. 13

$25 per person

Climb aboard The Spady Cultural Heritage Museum’s popular, monthly “Ride & Remember” Trolley Tour and enjoy the interactive, personalized stories of Delray Beach’s interesting origins and development.

Lynn University’s Conservatory of Music

Jan. 11

Roberta Rust in Recital

Lynn piano professor and piano department head Roberta Rust performs a solo piano recital.

Thursday: 7:30 p.m.

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

Tickets: $20

Jan. 13

The Roger Voisin Memorial Trumpet Competition

Opening Ceremony & Competition Semifinal Round

After a brief welcome and introduction of our semifinalists, they will compete for a chance to advance to the final round by performing mini trumpet and piano recitals for our judges. This round will open to the public.

Saturday: 2 p.m.

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

Tickets: FREE (Reservations required)

Jan. 13

The Roger Voisin Memorial Trumpet Competition

Judges Recital

Lynn’s world-renowned judges present a program of works for trumpet and piano, including the 2018 Commissioned work by James Stephenson III. Competition finalists will be announced.

Saturday: 7:30 p.m.

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

Tickets: FREE (Reservations required)

Jan. 14

The Roger Voisin Memorial Trumpet Competition

Trumpet Master Class with Marc Reese

This master class includes special guest appearances by members of the competition jury.

Sunday: 2 p.m.

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

Tickets: FREE (No reservations required)

Jan. 14

The Roger Voisin Memorial Trumpet Competition

Competition Final Round & Closing Ceremony

Competitors face off in their final attempt to sway the judges in their favor. This round will be open to the public and feature the finalists as soloists with Lynn’s critically acclaimed Philharmonia. An Awards Ceremony and reception will be held immediately following the final performance. Prizes: 1st prize is $5,000, 2nd prize is $2,500, and 3rd prize is $1,500.

Sunday: 4 p.m.

Jon Robertson, conductor

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

Tickets: FREE (Reservations required)

Jan. 19

12th Annual New Music Festival

Spotlight No. 1: Young Composers

A platform for world premieres! Witness the birth of music as it is first performed. This will be Lynn’s 100th world premiere, featuring the works of our composition majors, with the music performed by the composers and their peers.

Friday: 7:30 p.m.

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

Tickets: FREE

Jan. 20

12th Annual New Music Festival

Master Class with Scott Wheeler

Come listen to the composer in residence discuss contemporary style and his music as performed by Conservatory students.

Saturday: 7:30 p.m.

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

Tickets: FREE

Jan. 21

12th Annual New Music Festival

Spotlight No. 2: Music of Scott Wheeler

Sunday: 4 p.m.

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

Tickets: FREE

Jan. 24

Piano Master Class with Leon Fleisher

As a recipient of the Kennedy Center Honors in 2007, pianist Leon Fleisher was recognized as a “consummate musician whose career is a testament to the life-affirming power of art.” In 2018, he will be celebrating 90 years and continues his teaching at the Peabody Conservatory with an international schedule of master classes, performances and orchestral guest conducting. Select Lynn Conservatory students will perform for Fleisher’s master class.

Wednesday: 7 p.m.

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

Tickets: FREE