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SOULFRITO MUSIC FESTIVAL, LEADING AUTHORITY IN URBAN LATIN MUSIC & CULTURE RETURNS AT SUN LIFE STADIUM
The first and largest music festival representing Urban Latin culture moves to Sun Life Stadium
Kravis Center for the Performing Arts Postpones Upcoming Performances of Avery Sommers: Oh My Favorite Men, I Love Them So
(West Palm Beach, FL – February 1, 2013) The Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts today announced the postponement of the upcoming show Avery Sommers: Oh My Favorite Men, I Love Them So. Scheduled to run for three performances, March 28-30, in the Marshall E. Rinker, Sr. Playhouse, the show was postponed at the request of the artist and may be rescheduled at a later date.
BOSTON POPS—“AMERICA’S ORCHESTRA”—AND CONDUCTOR KEITH LOCKHART
COMES TO KRAVIS CENTER MARCH 3 FOR TWO PERFORMANCES
AWARD-WINNING SONGSTRESS ANN HAMPTON CALLAWAY TO PERFORM TUNES FROM
“THE BARBRA STREISAND SONGBOOK” WITH THE BOSTON POPS; BOSTON POPS TO PAY TRIBUTE TO THE LATE MARVIN HAMLISCH WITH MUSIC FROM ICE CASTLES AND A CHORUS LINE
The Colony Hotel, Palm Beach Continues Royal Room Cabaret Season
with the Legendary Pop-Jazz Belter MARILYN MAYE
(Palm Beach, FL – January 30, 2013) The Colony Hotel - which The Palm Beach Post has hailed as “probably the best place for cabaret on the planet” – continues the star-studded season at the hotel's celebrated Royal Room with legendary singing star that only two weeks ago The New York Times hailed as "the 84-year-old phenomenon Marilyn Maye... a great jazz-pop belter whose warm booming trumpet of a voice has only gotten stronger over the decades."
Lynn University’s Conservatory of Music Announces Impressive Schedule of Performances, Student Recitals & Master Classes in February
(Boca Raton, FL – January 30, 2013) Lynn University will be offering lovers of classical numerous concerts, recitals, and master classes to share and enjoy during February 2013:
February 2 – 7:30 p.m. (Saturday)
February 3 – 4 p.m. (Sunday)
Guillermo Figueroa, Guest Conductor
+ Berlioz / Overture to Le Corsair
+ Saint-Saens / Violin Concerto No. 3
with Elmar Oliveira, Violin
KRAVIS CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
To Present Top Stars & Smash Shows During February and March 2013
BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL, CYRANO DE BERGERAC, JEKYLL & HYDE, LORD OF THE DANCE, MARY POPPINS
African-American Film Festival, American Ballet Theatre, Tony Bennett, The Boston Pops with Keith Lockhart, Capitol Steps, Natalie Cole, Sheryl Crow, Michael Feinstein, Lorna Luft, Matisyahu, Philadelphia Orchestra, Queen Latifah, Russian National Orchestra, Temptations and The Four Tops, Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons & More
Arthur R. Marshall Foundation for the Everglades is Hosting Intracoastal Flotilla of Paddlers
& Waterfront Reception to Welcome the
GREEN SCHOOL NATIONAL CONFERENCE
To West Palm Beach on February 21
Gold Coast PR Council Announces
Winners of 9th Annual Bernays Awards
(Boca Raton, FL – January 28, 2013) The Gold Coast PR Council (GCPRC) announced the winners of this 2013 Bernays Awards honoring local excellence in PR & marketing, with Lynn University picking up three awards for last year’s Presidential Debate, and Kaye Communications of Boca Raton taking home two of the 12 highly coveted trophies.
GENESIS COMMUNITY HEALTH WELCOMES JUDITH DRUMM TO THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS
(Boynton Beach, FL – January 28, 2013) Genesis Community Health is proud to announce the addition of Judith Drumm to its Board of Directors.
Dr. Drumm is an associate professor with Palm Beach Atlantic University in West Palm Beach. A resident of Boynton Beach for the past 23 years, she, along with her husband, raised three children locally. Additionally, she cares for her two parents, who are currently in their 90s, bringing a wealth of experience about the needs of the community to the board.
SPADY MUSEUM's 'Ride & Remember' Troller Tour to Include a Visit to Home/Gallery of Local Artist in March
LOCAL ARTIST SHARES HER HISTORIC HOME AND ART GALLERY IN CELEBRATION OF WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH
New Stops Part of Spady Museum’s ‘Ride & Remember’ Trolley Tour for March
Delray Beach, Fla. – January 2013 – In celebration of Women’s History Month in March, the Spady Cultural Heritage Museum is customizing its popular “Ride & Remember” Trolley Tour with an inside look at the historic home of local artist Lois Brezinski, a tour of her garden oasis and an additional stop at her store/gallery at the landmark Colony Hotel in downtown Delray Beach.
Kravis Center for the Performing Arts to Celebrate 6th Annual PALM BEACH WINE AUCTION at Mar-a-Lago – January 31, 2013
Wine Industry Leaders to Attend Invitation-Only Event That Will Feature Four Celebrity Chefs: James Beard Foundation Award Winner Larry Forgione and His Three Sons Marc (Iron Chef America, Next Iron Chef), Bryan and Sean
Annual Palm Beach Wine Auction Raises Funds for Kravis Center’s Education Programs
THE FIRST NATIONAL TOUR
OF THE BROADWAY SENSATION
COMES TO THE KRAVIS CENTER
TICKETS ON SALE NOW!
(December 26, 2012) WEST PALM BEACH- Tickets are on sale now for the first national tour of Priscilla Queen of the Desert The Musical coming to The Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts in West Palm Beach, from April 23-28, 2013.
PALM BEACH POETRY FESTIVAL
Announces Winners of
High School Poetry Contest 2013
First Place Prize Goes to Kaylee Oh,
Senior at Wellington High School
Other Student Winners Include
* Charlotte Kirk, Sophomore at the Oxbridge Academy of the Palm Beaches
* Sierra Pelizza, Senior at Wellington High School
* Samuel Dash, Sophomore at the Oxbridge Academy of the Palm Beaches
* Rachel Labes, Freshman at Dreyfoos School of the Arts
Kravis Center for the Performing Arts
Receives $1 Million Gift from
Barbara and Jerome Golden
Gift Was Announced at Kravis Center’s Annual Gala
(West Palm Beach, FL – January 22, 2013) The Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts is the recipient of a $1 million gift from Barbara and Jerome Golden of Palm Beach Gardens FL. The gift was announced last night at the Center’s annual black tie gala, which was completely sold out.
Kravis Center for the Performing Arts
Adds Two Funny New Shows to Schedule
Kevin James – April 10
Steve Martin & The Steep Canyon Rangers Featuring Edie Brickell – May 24
Tickets are Now on Sale to Kravis Center Donors
and Go on Sale to the General Public on February 9
(West Palm Beach, FL – January 22, 2013) The Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts is proud to announce the addition of two new shows to its upcoming performance schedule:
April 10 – 8 p.m. (Wednesday)
CULTURE & COCKTAILS Conversation Between Hope Alswang and Steven Maklansky Attracts 100
The popular series CULTURE & COCKTAILS, hosted by the Palm Beach County Cultural Council, recently attracted around 100 supporters to the third one-on-one "Conversation" of the 2012-2013 season.
The topic was HOPE: A Conversation with Hope Alswang, the Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Norton Museum of Art, who was interviewed by her South County counterpart, Steven Maklansky, Director of the Boca Raton Museum of Art.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
TONY® AWARD NOMINEE
STARS IN DUAL TITLE ROLE OF
DR. HENRY JEKYLL AND EDWARD HYDE
ALONGSIDE GRAMMY® AWARD NOMINEE AND R&B SUPERSTAR
IN NEW PRODUCTION OF
FOUR-TIME TONY AWARD NOMINATED MUSICAL
LIMITED ENGAGEMENT AT KRAVIS CENTER MARCH 26-31, 2013
TICKETS ON SALE NOW!
Palm Beach Photographic Centre to Host
21 Community Presentations By Internationally Respected Photographers During 18th Annual FOTOfusion, January 22-26
Hot Topics Include iPhonography, Political Campaigns, Sports Photography & Digital Advancements
Public Also is Invited to FREE Opening Reception of Bill Eppridge Exhibition on January 25 at 6 p.m.
Next CULTURE & COCKTAILS at The Colony Hotel
To Present a Conversation with International Designer
& Fashion Icon IRIS APFEL
The popular series CULTURE & COCKTAILS, hosted by the Palm Beach County Cultural Council, will return to The Colony Hotel, Palm Beach on Monday, February 4, for the next Conversation -- a fascinating chat with international designer and fashion icon Iris Apfel. She will be interviewed by her good friend Charlotte Pelton, president of Charlotte Pelton & Associates.
Annual Dress Circle Dinner Was a
Singular Sensation for Kravis Center Donors
The Kravis Center for the Performing Arts honored its Dress Circle members with an exquisite dinner prior to a performance of A Chorus Line on December 3.
Kravis Center Chairman William A. Meyer welcomed more than 400 Dress Circle members and guests who attended the lush and lovely event that was held in the Weiner Banquet Center’s Gimelstob Ballroom. The Dress Circle Dinner is an annual event that salutes donors who currently contribute $1,000 or more to the Annual Campaign.