The 323-seat Crest Theatre, housed in the restored 1925 Delray High School building at Old School Square Cultural Arts Center, is a professional “road house” offering world-class entertainment in an intimate setting. The new Ovation Series presents a variety of dance, music, off Broadway and comedy performances (December-April). Heading into it's 24th year, the Broadway Cabaret Series features New York’s hottest stars (January-April). The Crest Theatre is also a long time host of MusicWorks Concerts, a Classic Rock and Folk Music Series featuring your favorite artists from the 60s and 70s.
Old School Square is a National Historic Site also housing the Cornell Museum of Art & American Culture (c. 1913) and Vintage Gymnasium (c. 1925). The newer Entertainment Pavilion presents outdoor concerts and hosts all of Delray Beach major festivals. Programs are sponsored in part by the Palm Beach County Tourist Development Council, the Palm Beach County Cultural Council and the Florida Arts Council. Visit our website for complete information on performances, exhibits, lectures, art & photography classes, and facility rentals.