Friends of Dreyfoos | Events

Certain membership levels of our Friends of Dreyfoos program offer exclusive benefits and a close up view of the Alexander Dreyfoos School of the Arts. Friends include professionals and patrons who are interested in being a part of Palm Beach County's innovative cultural and social scene while supporting one of its cultural gems.  It provides members with a stimulating combination of the arts, education, revelry, and networking.



***To be released in June 2018!***



Here is a look back at the 2017-2018 event schedule. 

Saturday, October 21, 2017 6pm - 10pm
Dreyfoos in White
Join us for a magical evening under the stars. This pop-up style picnic dinner benefits the education programs at Alexander W. Dreyfoos School of the Arts. Guests are required to dress in all white, bring their own picnic dinner and white table decor - extravagance is encouraged! This event will feature entertainment by Dreyfoos students and alumni,  a competition for best tablescape, and raffle drawings for travel packages. The secret West Palm Beach location is not revealed until an hour before the event.  
For more information visit the Dreyfoos in White event page.

*Members contact the Foundation office for your discount ticket code.


Sunday, November 5, 2016 4pm - 7pm 
WHITESPACE Private Viewing

Join the Friends of Dreyfoos for a Private viewing of PAPERworks at WHITESPACE the Mordes Collection. We will be auctioning off a print of Variation 1_C, 2015 by renowned contemporary artist El Anatsui donated by the Benefit Print Project. Whitespace is the private contemporary art museum and gallery exhibition space and loft-style home of Elayne and (Marvin-obm) Mordes located in West Palm Beach.  The Mordes’ have been collecting Contemporary Art for over 30 years and have a unique European approach to their collection. 

Free to Members.
Non-Members $10 available online.


Behind the Scenes

This is your chance to get a special look behind the scenes of the Dreyfoos School of the Arts dynamic art programs. Experience first hand what Dreyfoos has to offer: participate in a student taught drawing class, get a sneak peak of an upcoming dance concert, or get a chance to sit behind the news desk of DSOA Today. Following the session join us for drinks and appetizers at a local hangout.

This seasons lineup will be: November 2nd - Theatre, January 18th - Communication Arts, and April 12th - Dance.

*Members will receive an invitation to these exclusive events


Center Stage | Wednesday, January 31, 2018
Silver Screen Luncheon | March 6, 2018

The Dreyfoos School of the Arts Foundation is excited to announce its two new signature events for  the 2017-2018 season. CENTER STAGE is a spectacular student centered performance from all of Dreyfoos' incredible art programs, dinner, by the bite, and a coffee and dessert meet-the-cast reception. SILVER SCREEN LUNCHEON will be our one and only luncheon featuring performances from Dreyfoos' talented students, a three course meal, and a lavish silent auction.

*Members contact the Foundation office for your discount ticket code.


Croquet & Cocktails | Sunday, May 20, 2018
6:00pm - 8:00pm

Join the Friends of Dreyfoos for a game of croquet, delicious bites, and cocktails on the veranda. Don't know the rules of the game? The National Croquet Center's team of professionals will provide all the equipment, instruction, and cheerleading! 

Funds raised through this event provide for curriculum enhancements at the Alexander W. Dreyfoos School of the Arts that cannot be funded through the School District.
For more information, please visit our Croquet & Cocktails event page.