Entries by John Thomason

The Week Ahead: May 23 to 29

West Palm Beach hosts art fair and food walk, alternative bands ride the Undertow Jam, and Boca Ballet Theatre dances a family classic. Plus, Idina Menzel, Richard Dawkins, John Kasich and more in your week ahead. WEDNESDAY What: Idina Menzel Where: Broward Center, 201 S.W. Fifth Ave., Fort Lauderdale When: 8 p.m. Cost: $69-$189 Contact: 954/462-0222, […]

As the A&E editor of bocamag.com, I offer reviews, previews, interviews, news reports and musings on all things arty and entertainment-y in Palm Beach, Broward and Miami-Dade counties.

Arts Garage’s Monthly ONYX Series Delivers the Goods to a Small Audience

John Thomason As the A&E editor of bocamag.com, I offer reviews, previews, interviews, news reports and musings on all things arty and entertainment-y in Palm Beach, Broward and Miami-Dade counties. https://bocamag.com

As the A&E editor of bocamag.com, I offer reviews, previews, interviews, news reports and musings on all things arty and entertainment-y in Palm Beach, Broward and Miami-Dade counties.

Movie Review: “Everything, Everything”

A little charm goes a long way, as evidenced by “Everything, Everything,” a sweet if unsubtle young-adult drama based on a 2015 novel of the same name, which opens everywhere Friday. Aspiring to be this year’s “The Fault in Our Stars,” it’s another terminal-illness romance, this time set on the picturesque shores of the West […]

As the A&E editor of bocamag.com, I offer reviews, previews, interviews, news reports and musings on all things arty and entertainment-y in Palm Beach, Broward and Miami-Dade counties.

The Week Ahead: May 16 to 22

Boy George headlines LOTOS Fest, Arts Garage hosts indie bands for Delray Art Walk, and beachgoers enjoy “apres” cocktail concoctions. Plus, “The Cripple of Inishmaan,” Face to Face, magician Gary Goodman and more in your week ahead. WEDNESDAY What: Face to Face Where: Propaganda, 6 South J Street, Lake Worth When: 8 p.m. Cost: $30, […]

As the A&E editor of bocamag.com, I offer reviews, previews, interviews, news reports and musings on all things arty and entertainment-y in Palm Beach, Broward and Miami-Dade counties.

Pompano Cultural Center Opened With a Cultural Twist (Literally)

John Thomason As the A&E editor of bocamag.com, I offer reviews, previews, interviews, news reports and musings on all things arty and entertainment-y in Palm Beach, Broward and Miami-Dade counties. https://bocamag.com

As the A&E editor of bocamag.com, I offer reviews, previews, interviews, news reports and musings on all things arty and entertainment-y in Palm Beach, Broward and Miami-Dade counties.

Pinball With a ’60s Pop Beat

This Saturday at the Silverball Museum, visitors to the nostalgic Delray Beach arcade can expect to hear more than 8-bit laser blasts and thwacking pinball flippers. They might hear a bit of Beach Boys, Roy Orbison and The Byrds, too. That’s because Cousin Brucie, the legendary octogenarian radio personality, will bring his weekly SiriusXM program, […]

As the A&E editor of bocamag.com, I offer reviews, previews, interviews, news reports and musings on all things arty and entertainment-y in Palm Beach, Broward and Miami-Dade counties.

Your Week Ahead: May 9-15

New plays premiere at FAU, Pompano gets its own cultural center, and L.A. punk legends celebrate 40 years. Plus, Florida Grand Opera, Sushi & Stroll, avant-garde art and more in your week ahead. WEDNESDAY What: Opening night of New Play Festival Where: FAU Theatre Lab, 777 Glades Road, Boca Raton When: 7:30 p.m. Cost: $10-$30, […]

As the A&E editor of bocamag.com, I offer reviews, previews, interviews, news reports and musings on all things arty and entertainment-y in Palm Beach, Broward and Miami-Dade counties.

Your Week Ahead: May 2-8

Hitmakers headline the 35th annual SunFest, the Science Center marries birdies and brewskis, and PAMM resurrects the art of belly dancing. Plus, Carl Palmer, Marky Ramone, a culinary documentary and more in your week ahead. WEDNESDAY TO SUNDAY What: SunFest Where: Downtown West Palm Beach Waterfront When: Varies by day Cost: $35-$75 Contact: 561/659-5980 Iconic […]

As the A&E editor of bocamag.com, I offer reviews, previews, interviews, news reports and musings on all things arty and entertainment-y in Palm Beach, Broward and Miami-Dade counties.

Your Week Ahead: April 25 – May 1

Magic and drama combine in a Houdini bio-play, a legendary Miami crooner performs in a legendary Boca venue, and the Kravis Center tries to catch ‘em all. Plus, Book of Love, Surfer Blood, “Clue” and more in your week ahead. WEDNESDAY What: Opening night of “Death and Harry Houdini” Where: Adrienne Arsht Center, 1300 Biscayne […]

As the A&E editor of bocamag.com, I offer reviews, previews, interviews, news reports and musings on all things arty and entertainment-y in Palm Beach, Broward and Miami-Dade counties.

Your Week Ahead April 18-24

Literary luminaries descend on West Palm Beach, animals entertain you in Delray, and a sitcom star reinvents himself as a cabaret crooner. Plus, David Sedaris, “Waiting For Godot,” “Free Fire” and more in your week ahead. TUESDAY What: Popovich Comedy Pet Theater   Where: Crest Theatre, 51 N. Swinton Ave., Delray Beach When: 7 p.m. […]

As the A&E editor of bocamag.com, I offer reviews, previews, interviews, news reports and musings on all things arty and entertainment-y in Palm Beach, Broward and Miami-Dade counties.