Musical talent from all over the world
The Night The Music Lived: A Tribute to Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens & The Big Bopper
February 16 at 7:00pm; February 17 at 2:00pm; $37.50
60th Anniversary commemorative concert in honor of Buddy Holly’s final concert on February 2, 1959 when Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and the Big Bopper performed at the Surf Ballroom in Clear Lake, Iowa. The plane crash that occurred hours later changed music history forever. Using information gathered from documentaries, books, and the memories of musicians at the show, Buddy’s last concert is recreated with utmost attention to detail and accuracy. Featuring classic songs like That’ll Be The Day, Peggy Sue, It’s So Easy, La Bamba, Oh Donna, and Chantilly Lace.
Songs in the Attic: The Music of Billy Joel
May 25 at 5:30pm & 8:00pm; $37.50
Since the release of “Piano Man” in 1973, Billy Joel has had 33 Top 40 hits spanning 3 decades, all written by the man himself. “Songs In The Attic” is a musical tribute conceived and presented with a tremendous amount of detail and affection for the material by Long Island veteran singer/piano player David Clark. Formed in 2011 and roaring through debut performances in front of thousands of people at the WBAB sponsored Jones Beach Boardwalk bandshell summer concert series, as well as the Nesconset Gazebo summer concert series, David entertains the audience and continues to gain notoriety with stunningly accurate piano playing and lead vocals combined with dynamic and high energy band performances.
Tapestry, The Carole King Songbook
July 8 at 5:30 and 8:00pm; $37.50
Starring Suzanne O. Davis, this is the Premier musical tribute to Carole King. This show recreates the sound and vibe of a 1970’s Carole King concert experience following her legendary album, Tapestry. You will be transported back to the iconic image of her multi-million selling album of 1971.You will feel the Earth Move under your feet with this show.
John Davidson in Concert
July 22 at 3:00pm; $37.50
A man and his guitar
The Simon & Garfunkel Songbook: An Evening of Songs & Stories
July 29 at 5:30 and 8:00pm; $37.50
Presented by Aztec Two-Step featuring Rex Fowler & Friends
This fun and enlightening multimedia and music event celebrates Simon & Garfunkel's iconic contribution to Pop Culture and beyond. The music speaks for itself. The storyline of the Songbook show was originally created by the late great pioneer of progressive FM radio and author, Pete Fornatale. Now emceeing the show and featured on narration, along with creating the Songbook’s slideshow, is Fornatale's protégé Tony Traguardo. Laughter and nostalgia abound, and a sing a-long is always in the mix! “It was a great night of stories and songs... outstanding performances with insightful, entertaining musings......Wonderful, wonderful!! The audience just loved every minute of it!” - Barbara Lavery, Director, Bendheim Performing Arts Center, Scarsdale, NY
August 18 at 8:30pm; $37.50
Straight from the Carnegie Club. At age 43, after eight years of secretly taking voice lessons and one year of cruising the New Jersey karaoke circuit, Steven made his professional debut at New York City's "Tavern On The Green," as male vocalist with Joe Battaglia & The New York Big Band in June, 2002. Since then he has performed from Atlantic City to Las Vegas, from Cape Cod to Nashville, from Palm Beach to Beverly Hills, and from Ecuador to Italy.
An Evening with the Stars: Hosted by The Edwards Twins from Las Vegas
August 12 at 5:00pm and 8:00pm; $37.50
Remember all the wonderful variety shows we all grew up on in the 70s & 80s? Now is your chance to see them live and re-created by Las Vegas’ number one impersonators of all time. All your favorite legendary Superstars come alive in An Evening with The Stars. The NBC Today show says “extraordinary.” Sonny & Cher, Billy Joel, Elton John, Neil Diamond, Lionel Richie, Stevie Wonder, Ray Charles, Lady Gaga, Celine Dion, Rod Stewart, Bette Midler, Barbra Streisand, Andrea Bocelli, Tom Jones and many, many more hosted by The Edwards Twins from Las Vegas. All live vocal. USA Today and The Boston Globe raves “A Must see show.” Each star sings their number 1 hits as well as many of your favorite songs.
Carmen: Presented by Center Stage Opera
November 23 at 7:30pm; $29.50
Center Stage Opera is the only touring opera company based in the Central Pennsylvania region. We perform 3 operas per season, offering opportunities to singers nationally at all levels of development. Our mission is to keep the medium of opera alive and accessible to audiences in towns large and small; and to offer singers, who qualify, the opportunity to learn and perform staged opera in an encouraging and professional environment!! Carmen is the most performed opera in the most countries worldwide. Carmen is a beguiling seductress who gets more than she bargains for in this opera. The characters and music are irresistible...please join us for this beautiful, wildly passionate, tragic classic!! This will be sung in French.
The Diamonds: Bandstand Boogie
November 30 at 7:30pm; $37.50
In 1957 The Diamonds released an instant million selling hit called Little Darlin’. The song continues to sell worldwide and has been dubbed “the National Anthem of Rock and Roll”. Through the years since the release of Little Darlin’ The Diamonds have learned one important lesson—the durability of this classic rock and roll music is as much about the future as it is about the past. “We’ve been pleased to find a growing audience among all age groups. They love songs they can understand, remember and actually sing the words to—today, tomorrow, or even 20 years from now.”
The Rave-Ons: Rockin’ Eve
December 31 at 5:00pm and 8:00pm; $39.50
Concerts, dates and times are subject to change.