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Long Island Comedy Festival

Thursday, July 17, 2014|8:00pm (doors 7:30pm)

For one night only, the Gold Coast Acoustic Cafe will become the hottest comedy club on the North Shore! Now in its ninth year, the annual Long Island Comedy Festival comes for the first time to the Gold Coast Arts Center with a line-up of top comedians, featuring the best comic talent from Long Island, […]

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Beautiful: The Carole King Musical

Thursday, May 22, 2014|7:00pm

Join the Arts Center to see BEAUTIFUL on Broadway! In the summer of 1960, a teenage girl from Brooklyn walked into a Manhattan recording studio and started writing the songs that would shape a generation. Her name is Carole King. Her story is Beautiful.

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Celebrating a Musical Legend: Ervin Drake at 95

Friday, April 25|8:00pm

This April, legendary songwriter Ervin Drake will turn 95. Both a Songwriter’s Hall of Fame and Long Island Music Hall of Fame Inductee, Mr. Drake has written some of the American Songbook’s most beloved classics…

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Pippin on Broadway

Wednesday, August 7, 2013|8:00pm

PIPPIN is back on Broadway for the first time since it thrilled audiences 40 years ago! With a beloved score by Tony nominee STEPHEN SCHWARTZ (“Godspell,” “Wicked”), PIPPN tells the story of a young prince on a death-defying journey to find meaning in his existence.

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Wonderous Stories: Playing the best of The Beatles and The Who

Sunday, October 14, 2012|4:00pm

Celebrate October, the birth month of John Lennon and John Entwistle (of The Who)! Featuring Lisa Itts, John Byrnes, and John Ford (of The Strawbs).

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Join us for a night of Comedy!

Saturday, September 8, 2012|8:00 pm

Hosted by World Wrestling Federation Hall of Fame star “Luscious” Johnny Valiant, the program will feature hilarious comedy sets from Robyn Schall, as seen at Carolines, Al Isaacs and Scott Baker, as seen at Mohegan Sun, and MC “Just Plain” Keith, a U.S. Marine and founder of Comedy To Go.

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Nice Work If You Can Get It

Tuesday, June 4, 2012|8pm

The new musical comedy NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT, with music and lyrics by George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin and a book by two-time Tony Award-winner stars two-time Tony Award-winner Matthew Broderick…

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John Ford of the Strawbs with Drive: A Tribute to the Cars

Saturday, September 27, 2014|8:00pm (doors 7:30pm)

British multi-platinum music maker John Ford of the Strawbs performs with his band, along with Drive: A Tribute to the Cars

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Gold Coast Arts Center Gala 2014

Monday, November 3, 2014|6:00-11:00pm

The Gold Coast Arts Center is taking over Leonard’s Palazzo for a night of Cocktails & Walking Supper, Awards, Silent Auction, Performances & Dancing with Rocking After Party!

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Gold Coast Acoustic Cafe

Friday, May 18, 2012|8:00pm

Featuring a live performance by JOHN FORD of the Strawbs, with Special Performances by singer/songwriters Eliza Carrington and John Byrnes.

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Untold Tales of Rock ‘n’ Roll!

March 25, 2012|4:00pm

Stories from world-renowned author and Rolling Stones insider Bill German, and featuring the #1 Rolling Stones Tribute Band Streetfighter!

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Ustad Shafaat Khan

Ustad Shafaat Khan, world-renowned Indian Classical musician, has performed at many prestigious concert halls, music festivals and universities all over India, America, Europe, China, Russia and Japan.

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