Sunshine and endless beaches are not the only pastimes that Palm Beach County has to offer. Aside from a lively nightlife and thousands of options to dine out, Palm Beach also presents residents with a world-class theater experience. If you are in the mood for a concert or performance under the beautiful clear blue skies, then Palm Beach is definitely the right place to be.
The Crest Theater
The majestic Crest Theater was declared as the performing arts center of Old School Square in 1993. The building was originally constructed to be the school’s auditorium, but was then redesigned to create a top of the range facility that seats over 300 people. For 2014, The Crest Theater offers Girls Night, The Musical, an adaptation of The Christmas Carol and A Chorus Line.
The Kravis Center
The Kravis Center has gained popularity as one of the top performing arts centers in the region. The Kravis Center has three high capacity venues: the Dreyfoos hall that sets 2193, the Rinker Playhouse that seats 300 and the Gosman Amphitheatre that seats 1400. The performances include opera, Broadway, jazz, pop, ballet and more. This year, The Kravis Center presents Diavolo – Architecture in Motion, The Russian State Symphony Orchestra and Romeo and Juliet by the Miami City Ballet.
Dolly Hand Cultural Arts Center
The Dolly Hand Cultural Arts Center is another theater that provides a complete arts experience. This particular performing arts center is a part of the Palm Beach State College and presents a range of top-quality facilities for professional productions from November to May. The performances include family-friendly show, music, dance, theater and drama. Aside from enjoying the theatrics, the Dolly Hand Cultural Arts Center also allows youngsters to take part in their annual productions. Upcoming performances include Jekyll and Hyde: The Musical, How to Succeed on Broadway, Stormy Weather: The Music of Lena Horne and a few free outdoor concerts.
The Maltz Jupiter Theater
The Maltz Jupiter Theater is a community based non-profit regional theater that seats up to 550. This beautiful theater is a member of the League of Resident Theaters and presents the residents of Palm Beach with a wide selection of theatrical productions, special events and various concerts. Upcoming performances include The Foreigner, CHITA – A Legendary Celebration and White Acres Unplugged in The Green Room.
The Duncan Theater
The Duncan Theater is located in Lake Worth and is a part of the Palm Beach State College. The theater presents a comprehensive selection of modern dance, popular music concerts, family entertainment and a bit of occasional jazz.