This Month at Crest Theatre : January

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Steve Solomon’s “CANNOLI, LATKES AND GUILT” is a must see! Steve Solomon is back January 3rd and 4th with a hilarious show featuring the very best comedy bits from his earlier three shows— plus loads of new comedy pieces. His shows have been seen by more than three quarters of a million people throughout the United States and Internationally. Prepare to spend a hysterical evening of side-splitting laughs with one of America’s best story tellers and Dialecticians! Saturday, 8 pm; Sunday, 2 pm Catch A Rising Star Comedy presents MIKE MARINO and ELAYNE BOOSLER. COMEDY CLUB at the Vintage gym welcomes Mike Marino on January 8th at 8 p.m. “New Jersey’s Bad Boy” is one of the most unique comics of our time. He has performed in every major comedy club from New York to Los Angeles including the MGM Grand, Catch a Rising Star, The Comic Strip, Stand Up NY, The Improv, Rascals and The Icehouse. MAIN STAGE COMEDY at the Crest Theatre welcomes Elayne Boosler on January 28th at 8 p.m. For 35 years, this comedian, writer and animal activist has traveled the world with her thoughtful and feisty political humor — and her love of baseball and animals — all sharing a big part of her act. Main Stage Comedy is sponsored by the Law Office of Lee Cohen, 1-800-CALL –LEE. VOCAL TRASH and BACK ON BROADWAY Bring Music, Dance and More to the Crest. Come feel the beat with Vocal Trash on January 14th at 8 p.m. With pop music, dance and a touch of comedy, this production delivers a unique blend of Oldies and Rock with contemporary beats and Hip Hop grooves. Fun for all ages, it’s GLEE meets STOMP! The national tour of Back on Broadway rolls in January 16-18 with scenes and songs from some of Broadway’s biggest hits such as Avenue Q, Evita, Mary Poppins and many more! DELRAY FASHION WEEK | Comes to the Cornell Museum of Art! RECYCLED RUNWAY, a Delray Beach Fashion Week event on January 18th, makes its debut at the Museum with a fashion show outside from 4-5 p.m. followed by a Vintage Trunk Show and Tea Dance inside from 5-8 p.m. Tickets to the trunk show and tea dance are $25, with proceeds benefiting the museum. Presented by NAKed Hair Salon & More and 4th Avenue Photography & Video. Word has it that folks are loving the current exhibit, Language Art, which continues through March 8th. Text and imagery collide in art that explores emotional, social and other themes. See unique works by national artists, Trey Speegle, Mary Coyle, Michael Dinges, Reed Dixon, William Halliday, Robert Indiana, Kathy Halper, Meryl Pataky, Johnny Romeo, Matthew Rose and Annie Vought. Free Friday Concerts Wrap Up this Month! The Free Friday Concerts continue every Friday, 7:30 p.m., through January 30th. Rain or shine; Free admission. Bring lawn chairs, and bring the family, but no pets or outside food and beverage. Food trucks and cash bar are available. Presented by Delray Motors/ Lincoln of Delray/Delray Subaru/Delray Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram. Sponsored by PNC Bank. CONCERT LINE-UP FOR JANUARY: Jan. 2 POCKET CHANGE (Funk/Blues) Jan. 9 BAD INC/4NR2 (Bad Company/Foreigner Tribute) Jan. 16 BUSHWOOD (Reggae Rock) Jan. 23 GALO’S TRIBUTE TO SANTANA Jan. 30 B STREET BAND (Bruce Springsteen Tribute) Try Something New at the SCHOOL OF CREATIVE ARTS! The School offers a variety of art, photography and writing classes and workshops as well as fun classes for kids! Whether you’re a beginner or more advanced, there are classes to meet your needs and skill level. Why wait? The New Year is the perfect time to try your hand at an art project, put that new camera to use, start that story or memoir, or give your kids a creative outlet! Several new classes have been added and Visiting/ Resident Artist Workshops start this month. Now celebrating its 25th Anniversary Season, Delray Beach Center for the Arts, located at Old School Square in the heart of downtown Delray Beach, offers a total arts experience™ through events, theater, exhibits and learning opportunities. For tickets and information on performances, exhibits, classes or facility rentals, call 561-243-7922 or visit DelrayArts.org.