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Music & Theater

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Pick ANY 5 performances from the 10 select shows in our Music, Comedy, and Theater programs featured on pages 6-8. Both Words Alive shows count as 1 selection.

  • VIP Reserved Seating: $160 (Up to $200 Value, SAVE up to $40)
  • General Seating: $110, (Up to $150 Value, SAVE up to $40)
  • A&L Gold Members: $95 (Up to $125 Value, SAVE up to $30)

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MUSIC & CONCERTS

Concert with Aaron Kula and the Klezmer Company Jazz Orchestra

A Very Jewish Concert and Variety Show on Christmas Day

Monday, December 25, 3:00 pm, Zinman Hall

A fun filled variety concert with Aaron Kula’s Klezmer Company Jazz Orchestra performing Klezmer and Yiddish show tunes in SwingTime, Yiddish Tangos, humor and songs with Avi Hoffman, and entertaining stories with Caren Schnur Niele.

VIP Reserved Seating: $40, Tickets: $30

Meet Michael Isaacson…and Friends

Wednesday, February 7, 7:30 pm

One of America’s most creative composers and musical thinkers. A delightful, tuneful, concert of his widely loved Jewish music… wonderfully sung, and interspersed with illuminating stories engagingly recounted.

A PICK FIVE SELECTION*
VIP Reserved Seating: $36, General Admission: $28, A&L Gold Members: $23, A&L Platinum Members Free

Gefilte Fish & Chips with Daniel Cainer

Thursday, April 19, 7:30 pm
Saturday, April 21, 7:30 pm
Sunday, April 22, 2:00 pm

This award-winning songwriter, storyteller, performer, broadcaster’s songs and music are for anyone who has ever wrestled with their home, their heritage and their heart and is partial to bagels. What’s not to like?

A PICK FIVE SELECTION*
VIP Reserved Seating: $36, General Admission: $28, A&L Gold Members: $23, A&L Platinum Members: Free


COMEDY

Stand Up Comedian…Robin Fox

Thursday, December 21, 7:30 pm

Original and funny, Robin Fox talks from her heart about the frustrations of suburban living, marriage, and raising a family. Now a regular on the comedy scene, she was the Grand Champion of the Ladies of Laughter Competition; Host of the Lincoln Center Lucie Awards; and winner of the Gilda’s Club Laugh Off.

A PICK FIVE SELECTION*
VIP Reserved Seating $36, General Admission: $28, A&L Gold Members: $23, A&L Platinum Members: Free

For This We Left Egypt? A Passover Haggadah for Jews and Those Who Love Them with Dave Barry, Alan Zweibel, and Adam Mansbach

Wednesday, March 14, 1:00 pm

These three comedic geniuses have written no ordinary Haggadah! When Seders can last as long as the exodus from Egypt itself, this hilarious parody comes just in time for Passover. Be entertained by these three very funny men in an afternoon of laughs! Includes free book.

VIP Reserved Seating: $55, General Admission: $40, A&L Gold Members: $40, A&L Platinum Members: $40


THEATER AT THE J: 2017-18 SEASON

Theater at the J is the Sandler Center’s black box stage theater, presenting performances to the public throughout the year. We present professional award-winning musicals, dramas, and cabarets, in addition to giving members of our community, the opportunity to participate in professional-quality theater onstage, backstage, and from the audience.

Generously underwritten by Gerald Golden (Of Blessed Memory)

SPECIAL EVENT – Ed Asner In a dramatic reading of The Soap Myth

Tuesday, January 23, 2:00 & 7:30 pm

Based on the play by Jeff Cohen, this dramatic work questions who deserves the right to write history? Those people who have lived it and remember, those studying and protecting it, or those who would seek to distort its very existence?

2:00 pm Performance, Beifield Auditorium OR
6:00 pm VIP Reception with Ed • 7:30 pm Performance, Zinman Hall

Performance Only (2:00 pm or 7:30 pm) - VIP Reserved Seating: $50, General Admission $40, A&L Gold Members: $30, A&L Platinum Members: $20

7:30 pm Performance and VIP Reception - $85, includes preferential seating

Vanya & Sonia & Masha & Spike

January 4-14

Winner of the 2013 Tony Award for Best Play.

Adult siblings Vanya and Sonia reside in their old family home, mourning their lost dreams and missed opportunities. When their oftenwrong, fortune-telling maid warns of impending dangers, and their movie star sister, Masha, arrives unexpectedly with young, sexy boy toy, Spike, the family is launched into a rollicking weekend of one-upmanship, exposed nerves, and a lot of broken mugs.

  • Thursdays, January 4, 11, 7:30 pm
  • Saturdays, January 6, 13, 7:30 pm
  • Sundays, January 7, 14, 2:00 pm
  • Thursday, January 11, 2:00 pm

A PICK FIVE SELECTION*
VIP Reserved Seating: $40, General Admission Seating: $30, A&L Gold Members: $25, A&L Platinum Members: Free

This production partially underwritten by Beverly & David Feiges

Company

February 1-11

Winner of seven Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Best Score, Best Lyrics and Best Book.

Stephen Sondheim’s groundbreaking modern musical, is a mature, intelligent, and wildly funny look at relationships, vulnerability, and living life. On the night of his 35th birthday, Robert struggles to think of a wish to make as he blows out his birthday candles. Robert is uncertain whether he should be happy with his lot or should wish for his own romantic partner. Robert attempts to understand the pros and cons of marriage, and begins to make sense of his own persistent bachelorhood.

  • Thursdays February 1, 8, 7:30 pm
  • Saturdays February 3, 10, 7:30 pm
  • Sundays February 4, 11, 2:00 pm
  • Thursday February 8, 2:00 pm

A PICK FIVE SELECTION*
VIP Reserved Seating: $40, General Admission Seating: $30, A&L Gold Members: $25, A&L Platinum Members: Free

Handle with Care

March 1-11

The New York Times Critics’ Pick!

In this romantic comedy, circumstances both hilarious and tragic brings together a young Israeli woman, who has little command of English, and a young American man, who has little command of romance. Is their inevitable love an accident…or is it destiny, generations in the making?

  • Thursdays March 1, 8, 7:30 pm
  • Saturdays March 3, 10, 7:30 pm
  • Sundays March 4, 11, 2:00 pm
  • Thursday March 8, 2:00 pm

A PICK FIVE SELECTION*
VIP Reserved Seating: $40, General Admission Seating: $30, A&L Gold Members: $25, A&L Platinum Members: Free

Words … Alive!

Founded by Eunice Bernard and Carol Clarke.

  • Natural Women: Carole King, Carly Simon and Joni Mitchell

    Monday, December 11, 2:30 pm

    Explore the biographies of three of America’s most important musical artists at a magical moment in time.

    A PICK FIVE SELECTION*
    VIP Reserved Seating: $30, General Admission Seating: $25, A&L Gold Members: $20, A&L Platinum Members: Free

  • Glass Castle/Half Broke Horse

    Tuesday, March 13, 2:30 pm

    Meet three generations of women from one family captured in two “true-life-novels” by Jeanette Walls. In tracing one families’ history, Jeanette discovers the origins of her own indomitable will.

    A PICK FIVE SELECTION*
    VIP Reserved Seating: $30, General Admission Seating: $25, A&L Gold Members: $20, A&L Platinum Members: Free

My Heart in a Suitcase – A True Tale of the Kindertransport By Nathan Oravec

Tuesday, February 27, 2:00 & 7:30 pm

In commemoration of the 80th anniversary of the Kindertransport.

Presented in partnership with School Educational Services, Jewish Federation of South Palm Beach County.

Anne, a 12 year old German-Jewish girl, lived with her family in Berlin before she and 10,000 other Jewish children became the Kindertransport. This gripping and poignant production is followed by Q&A with survivors of the Kindertransport.

Performed by Arts Power National Touring Theater. This production is appropriate for ages 10 and up and their families.

VIP Reserved Seating: $30, General Admission: $23, A&L Gold Members: $18, Students: $5, A&L Platinum Members: Free

Open Auditions

Got Talent? Select productions will be open for auditions. For full detailed information, contact Alan Nash at chickencooptheater@gmail.com.


The West Boca Theatre Company is generously underwritten by Judi and Allan Schuman and Lenore Tagerman.