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: May 13 - May 19

Tuesday

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

Wednesday

8pm: Rough Draughts

Thursday

7pm: Ethics on Tap

9pm: Jonny Grave

Friday

6pm: Mary Courtney

9pm: Hey Buddy!

 

Saturday

9pm: El Street Cafe

 

Sunday

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

8pm: Singer Songwriter Sessions feat. Johnny 7 & On Dope

Next Week: May 20 - May 26

Tuesday

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

Thursday

9pm: Fausto Bozza

Friday

6pm: ABB Softball vs. Tortoise & Hair VCP

6pm: Mary Courtney

9pm: Vic Ruggiero

 

Saturday

9pm: Seeing Voices

 

Sunday

11am: Tara’s Swing Jazz Jam

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

8pm: Singer Songwriter Sessions feat. Charlie Coughlin & Hayley Biegel

Liz Guarracino is a Photographer & Artist from NYC. She studied Photography at the Colorado Institute of Art and has been Exhibited in Denver, LA and most recently in Brooklyn, New York. 
Her work was recognized by the Riverdale Press in October of 2018 and was interviewed for her work photographing Ice. She was also featured on News12 The Bronx in the same month.
Liz is currently working as a Set Photographer on a short film. Her success as a Set Photographer started on the set of the short film DANNI which is currently streaming on Amazon US, UK and Vimeo. Her work as PR Assistant on that film also led to it being mentioned on the front page of the Seoul Times for its inclusion in the Seoul Lift-Off Festival. 
  "To have a Photograph I took featured in Korea as well as seeing the poster on Amazon is surreal". 
Other projects are in the works as well as her continued work with Joseph Ralph Fraia at Livein Magazine where her photography has been featured in multiple issues.

 

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An Beal Bocht Cafe Presents:

Vic Ruggiero of the Slackers!

Fri. May 24 @9pm

Victor "Vic" Ruggiero, (also known as RugarooBad Vic or Lord Sluggo) is a musician, songwriter and producer from New York City who has played in reggae, blues, ska and rocksteady bands since the early 1990s, including The Slackers, Stubborn All-Stars, SKAndalous All Stars, Crazy Baldhead and The Silencers. He has also performed with punk rock band Rancid, both live and in the studio. He has released four solo acoustic albums and continues to tour and record worldwide. Ruggiero is known primarily as a singer and organist, although he also plays piano, bass, banjo, cigar box guitar, guitar, harmonica and percussion.


An Beal Bocht Cafe in the News:

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