An Beal Bocht Cafe is the premiere venue showcasing both Irish and local music, poetry, comedy, theatre and art exhibits.  Our friendly staff serves a hearty menu and tasty drinks to make sure you enjoy your time at our cafe.

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Live Music Schedule

This Week: September 9 - September 15

Monday

8pm: Flaca Music Presents: the Cover Collective does Back in the Spirit feat. F/E/A/T/H/E/R/

Tuesday

9pm: the Bronx’s Best & Longest Running Open Mic Night hosted by Eric Sullivan

Wednesday

8pm: Poor Mouth Writer’s Night hosted by Melinda Wilson feat. Matthew Shelton

Thursday

9pm: the Cloudy Sky Boys

Friday

6pm: Mary Courtney

9pm: Big Frank & the Healers

 

Saturday

9pm: the Slippery Chickens

 

Sunday

4pm: Irish Trad Session feat. John Redmond, Sean Tierney & Sean McPhail

8pm: Singer Songwriter Sessions feat. Dave Cantor & Fausto Bozza

Next Week: September 16 - September 22

Tuesday

9pm: the Bronx’s Best & Longest Running Open Mic Night hosted by Eric Sullivan

Thursday

7pm: Ethics on Tap

9pm: Phil Lynch & Rob McMahon

Friday

6pm: Mary Courtney

9pm: El Street Cafe

Saturday

9pm: John Pinamonti

 

Sunday

4pm: Irish Trad Session feat. John Redmond, Sean Tierney & Sean McPhail

8pm: Singer Songwriter Sessions feat. Laurie G & Her Accomplices & Men of a Certain Age

Artist of the Month > September

Riverdale Country School Art Faculty

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An exhibition of artwork by the middle and upper school visual art faculty at Riverdale Country School (Bronx, NY) will be on display from September 5th through September 27th, 2019, at An Beal Bocht Café (445 West 238th, St., BX NY 10463). The opening reception is on Thursday, September 5th, 2019, from 4 – 6 PM.

The department consists of 8 art educators of different backgrounds, regions, and ages, committed to making and teaching art. The exhibit presents a diverse range of works including painting, drawing, electronics, sculpture, and photography. These works of invention, observation, and commentary come from the world of art and the world of teaching - individual works by a team accustomed to working collaboratively to foster creativity among students.

 

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Come out on Wednesday September 11th to hear the work of Matthew Ryan Shelton!

Matthew Ryan Shelton is a poet, translator, and musician. He holds an MA from Queen's University, Belfast, and is currently a PhD candidate at the University of Connecticut. His poetry and translations have appeared or are forthcoming, in English as well as Irish Gaelic, in such publications as The Cincinnati Review, Abridged, Poetry Proper, Asymptote, An Gael, Mantis, Causeway/Cabhsair, New Square, The Swarthmore Review, and Parhelion. He lives in Philadelphia, PA.


An Beal Bocht Cafe in the News:

Bronx News 12 - It’s Gonna Get Messy

Riverdale Press - Turning a Mess into Art

Riverdale Press - Former Photojournalist Finds the Art in Politics

the Irish Echo - It’s Panto Time!

Riverdale Press - the Faces of An Beal Bocht

Irish Central - Jo Kinsella Will Star in Bronx Crehan’s New Short Play at An Beal Bocht

Irish Echo - Courtney Celebrates Rebel’s Struggle

the Quadrangle - An Beal Bocht Cafe Fosters Local Community of Arts

Broadway World Music- Five Boroughs Music Festival Opens 2018 - 19 Season with Performance by Fire & Grace

Riverdale Press - Comedy Show Brings the Funny Back to An Beal Bocht

Riverdale Press - Tapping Into Today's Ethical Dilemmas - Over a Drink