Wednesday, January 7, 2009

Greenwood Music Festival is here!

Please come out and support these events...and also have a chance to view my painting, Harmony!

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Greenwood Music Festival this Weekend
Posted on 06.JAN.09
The Third Annual GREENWOOD MUSIC FESTIVAL continues this weekend, January 9-11 at different venues throughout Greenwood. Stacey Robinson performs a concert Friday night, January 9 at 8:00pm at First Baptist Church of Greenwood, 722 Grace Street. He is a Greenwood-area native who has starred on Broadway in "Show Boat", "The Phantom of the Opera" and on an international tour of "Porgy and Bess" with Houston Grand Opera. He will be singing a program which includes Broadway songs, popular selections, and spirituals. Tickets are $15.00.
The children's opera "PINOCCHIO" will be presented by Opera for Kids! FBN Productions, at Greenwood Community Theatre on Saturday, January 10 at 11:00am. This marks the South Carolina premier of this opera in English, based on the popular children's story. The performance will last about 40 minutes and is perfect for the entire family! Tickets are only $3.00

The Bridge String Quartet performs a concert of Mozart, Schubert and selections from West Side Story on Saturday night at the Arts Center at the Federal Building. The concert will be at 7:00pm and tickets are $10.00. This Atlanta-based quartet will perform this hour-long concert in the beautiful Reception Hall at the Arts Center located at 120 Main Street in Uptown Greenwood. Finally, the Palmetto Mastersingers will present a concert on Sunday, January 11 at 4:00pm as part of Sundays @ Four Concert Series at First Presbyterian Church at 108 East Cambridge Avenue. Know as "South Carolina's Musical Ambassadors", the Mastersingers present sacred and lighter fare during this FREE concert for the public. This 60-80 member men's chorus will uplift your hearts during our finale concert. Tickets for all events are available at the Arts Center, the Greenwood Chamber of Commerce, and the McCormick Arts Center at Keturah (MACK), and also at each event.

Come and experience a weekend of wonderful music for the entire family!