It’s a summer of sizzling art in the Palm Beaches! Here to help you with three ideas for the week ahead is the Cultural Council for Palm Beach County, the official arts and culture support agency here in Florida’s cultural capital.
For more to enjoy and experience, check out the Council’s online events calendar at palmbeachculture.com/events. Visit each organization’s website for COVID-19 safety protocols and guidelines.
Virtual conversation with a cookbook author
Looking for a fun way to spend the afternoon? This Thursday, the Mandel Jewish Community Center of the Palm Beaches is hosting a free, virtual author’s talk with Michael W. Twitty (“Koshersoul,” “The Cooking Gene”) about his work and exploring the cultural intersection of the Jewish and African diaspora. kitchen . Join the conversation and discover something new!
Virtual Author Conversation: Michael W. Twitty: Thursday 12:30 p.m. Register online at pbg.jcconline.com or call 561-712-5200 for Zoom instructions.
New family-friendly play at FAU Theater Lab
For an extra fun, educational and entertaining activity this weekend, take the whole family to the FAU Theater Lab to experience a brand new play by playwright Allison Gregory, “Little Red Riding Hood.” This unique, fast-paced adaptation of the classic children’s story is sure to bring joy, inspiration and laughter to your family. Buy your tickets and see the show soon!
“Little Red Riding Hood”: Performances are on Saturdays at 2 and 6 p.m. and on Sundays at 3 p.m., from September 17 through October 9. Admission is $25 for adults and free for up to four children (with purchase of adult admission). FAU Theater Lab, 777 Glades Road, Boca Raton. Info: 561-297-6124 or www.fauevents.com.
Daughtry performs at Kravis Center
Are you ready to rock? Superstar rock group Daughtry performs this Friday night at the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts! The band stops in West Palm Beach in support of their sixth album, “Dearly Beloved”, along with opening act Pop Evil. Get ready for a great show at one of the best concert venues in the province!