ONGOING – THROUGH NOVEMBER 27
The Vero Beach Theatre Guild is offering a wonderful escape from current political craziness and their timing couldn’t be better. Evita, winner of seven Tony Awards including Best Musical, closes Sunday, November 27. Featuring one of Broadway’s greatest musical scores by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice, Evita is based on the life of Argentina’s iconic First Lady, Eva Peron.
Evita opens Thursday, November 10, and runs through Sunday, November 27, with six matinees and eight evening performances. Tickets are $28 and $30, students under 18 half price, and can be purchased by calling 562-8300 or online atverobeachtheatreguild.com. The Vero Beach Theatre Guild is located at 2020 San Juan Avenue, directly west of the county administration buildings. The Theatre Guild is the longest running community theatre on the Treasure Coast, now in its 59thseason.
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 25
Main Street Vero Beach presents Downtonw Friday on November 25th from 6 to 9 pm on 14th Avenue in Vero Beach. Enjoy music by Wiley Nash Band, food, drinks, kids’ activities, and support our local charity of the month. In addition, a Family Friendly Bike ride is scheduled each Downtown Friday evening with the Vero Beach Cycling Club. Location: 14th Avenue in Historic Downtown Vero Beach. This Event is FREE to attend.
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 26
Main Street Vero Beach encourages the public to “Shop Small in the Neighborhood” on Saturday, November 26 in downtown Vero Beach. Have breakfast at the Heritage Center from 8 am to 11 am for a small fee, then visit Main Street, 2036 14th Avenue, for a list of participating businesses. Enjoy strolling musical talent throughout the day.
The 9th Annual Nutcracker Ballet performance by Vero Classical Ballet will be held on Saturday, November 26 with shows at 2 and 7 pm at the Vero Beach High School Performing Arts Center. For tickets ($14, $17, $22) call (772) 564-5537 or visit VeroClassicalBallet.com.
Art Mundo’s largest fundraiser of the year and biggest party – Calendart 2017 – will be held Thursday, December 1 from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm at the Sunrise Black Box Theatre. 2016 will be the 7th year Art Mundo has created these unique, one-of-a-kind calendars with original work by our area’s very talented artists. These calendars are collectors items and only 12 of them will be available for 2017. One Calendart calendar will be awarded by raffle. There will also be an exhibit of other original work by the Calendart artists and live music by the Fort Pierce Jazz and Blues Society, a light hors d’oeuvres buffet and a cash bar. Calendart Gala tickets are $50 per person or 3 tickets for $100. Each gala ticket includes entry for one person to the evening’s festivities and one raffle ticket. Visit artmundo.org to purchase tickets.
MusicWorks, Inc. and Live! From Vero Beach present the California Guitar Holiday Show at the Vero Beach Theatre Guild on Friday, December 2 at 7 p.m. Masters of classical compositions and classic rock, surf guitar and sonic experimentation, California Guitar Trio trims your tree with holiday standards from around the world. For tickets: MusicWorksConcerts.com.