The world premiere of “Not In My Town,” a musical drama telling the story of best friends Matthew Shepard and Romaine Patterson, takes the stage at University Theater at Florida Atlantic University’s Boca Raton campus. Tickets: $20, via OperaFusion.org. “Not In My Town,” written by Fort Lauderdale composer and librettist Michael W. Ross, is the story of the events surrounding the 1998 murder of Shepard, the gay Wyoming college student who was beaten and left tied to a fence. Meet the singers…See More
The West Palm Beach Garden Club will tour the Bonnet House Museum and Gardens in Fort Lauderdale on Tuesday, March 15. The event will include a behind-the-scenes look at the orchid greenhouse in addition to the main house, designed and built by Frederic Clay Bartlett as a winter retreat for his family.The Bonnet House is at 900 N. Birch Road in Fort Lauderdale; the Garden Club is arranging carpools. Cost is $17 per person, and the club asks that guests bring a sack lunch and a drink.For…See More
The West Palm Beach Garden Club will hear about Coral Reef Restoration at its meeting Monday, Nov. 9, in Palm Springs. Speaker will be research scientist Ken Nedimyer, founder and president of the Coral Reef Foundation.The nonprofit Coral Reef Foundation, based in Key Largo, is dedicated to creating offshore coral nurseries and restoration programs for critically endangered reefs. Among other recognition and awards, Nedimyer has been named Disney Worldwide Conservation Hero in 2014, “Scuba…See More
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