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Smokey & Me – Wednesday, January 11, 2023 | 8 PM
As the story goes, Smokey Robinson, a founder of Motown and one of the producers of Broadway’s Motown: The Musical, went backstage on opening night to look for Charl Brown, the handsome young actor who portrayed him in the show. When he found Charl backstage, he came up to him, smiled and simply said, “Hello, Me!”. This delightful story became the inspiration for this spectacular show that celebrates the life, music and career of acclaimed singer-songwriter Smokey Robinson, once pronounced by Bob Dylan as America’s “greatest living poet”. Smokey Robinson’s career spans over 4 decades of hits.
A Spoonful of Love – Salute to The Lovin’ Spoonful – Thursday, January 26, 2023 | 8 PM
A Spoonful of Love is a salute to the music and influence of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame band, The Lovin’ Spoonful. Created and led by long time Lovin’ Spoonful drummer Mike Arturi, the show features music that influenced the Lovin’ Spoonful as they were creating their unique sound as well as music from the heart of the 60’s that they themselves went on to influence. All the hits plus deep cuts from the Spoonful’s astounding catalog – “Do You Believe In Magic”, “Summer In The City”, “You Didn’t have To Be So Nice”, “ What A Day For A Daydream” and many more – are included in the show along with narratives and insights as told by Mike from his unique perspective as an ongoing member of the Lovin’ Spoonful since 1996.
The NY Rockabilly Rockets – Thursday, February 23, 2023 | 8 PM
The NY Rockabilly Rockets have exploded into the East Coast music scene as the premier rockabilly show band. They have been blowing audiences away with their unique twist on the roots of rock and roll, rockabilly, swing, blues, country, and surf rock music. The NY Rockabilly Rockets perform the classic and beloved hits from Sun Records and Elvis Presley, Eddie Cochran, Carl Perkins, Jerry Lee Lewis, Chuck Berry, Johnny Cash, Dion, Bobby Vee, Eddy Arnold, Roy Orbison, The Ronettes, and many other great artists.
Motones & Jerseys in Concert – Friday, March 31, 2023 | 8 PM
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! Motones and Jerseys is the ultimate 60’s sing-off where the audience chooses the winner at every performance! Which group will reign supreme? Featuring nearly 50 songs from beloved artists like Marvin Gaye, Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, The Temptations, The Beach Boys, Stevie Wonder, The Beatles, Herman’s Hermits, and many more. Join the Motones and the Jerseys for an evening of 60’s songs and audience interaction. You’ll be glad you got a seat, but you won’t need to stay in it!
Croce Plays Croce – Tuesday, January 24, 2023 | 8 PM
A.J. Croce performs Croce Plays Croce, a special night of music featuring a complete set of classics by his late father Jim Croce, some of his own tunes, and songs that influenced both him and his father. This special event features such timeless songs as Operator, You Don’t Mess Around with Jim, Time in a Bottle (a song written for A.J.), Rapid Roy, and Lovers Cross, to name just a few.
Stayin’ Alive – Tuesday, February 21, 2023 | 8 PM
Stayin’ Alive offers to their audiences the songs and sights of a full Bee Gees play list, singing blockbusters such as “Night Fever”, “Jive Talkin’”, “How Deep Is Your Love”, “You Should Be Dancing”, “Nights on Broadway”, and “Stayin’ Alive”. In addition, they perform softer poetic ballads such as “I Started a Joke”, “Massachusetts”, “Fanny Be Tender”, “Words”, and “To Love Somebody” among other great hits.
I am He Said: Celebration of Neil Diamond – Thursday, March 27, 2023 | 8 PM
This is a rockin’ show starring Matt Vee, nephew of 60’s Pop-Star Bobby Vee – With songs like “Cracklin’ Rosie”, “Song Sung Blue”, “America”, “Brother Love’s Traveling Salvation Show” and “Sweet Caroline”, Neil Diamond has sold over 130 million records worldwide, and produced musical hits spanning five decades. Matt along with cousins Jeff and Tommy Vee, both founders of The Killer Vees and sons of the legendary Bobby Vee, celebrate the music from a timeless catalog. Tommy Vee says, “This is a celebration of an amazing musical icon, one we all love and respect. We have recruited an incredible group of singers and players and have gone back to the original records,” he explains, “It is all about the vocals and Matt nails it!”