SUMMER CONCERT SERIES
The 2018 Summer Concert Series is presented by the Township of Moorestown, Department of Parks and Recreation and in collaboration with the Perkins Center for the Arts, Moorestown Community House and MoorArts. The first two concerts will be held at Perkins Center starting at 6:30 PM. The other concerts will be held on the Community House Lawn (16 East Main Street) with the Children's Entertainment at 6:00 PM followed by the Main Stage at 6:30 PM. All concerts will be held on Monday nights. Bring a blanket or lawn chair.
June 4Perkins Center for the Arts' House Band, Vinyl Comes Alive presents a concert featuring some of the greatest songs
from the Motown era as well as artists and bands that populated the Stax and Atlantic Records sound. Songs by artists such
as Wilson Picket, Sam and Dave, Otis Redding and Charles Bradley.
June 11Perkins Center for the Arts' Faculty and Friends present a unique variety of music in styles from classical to jazz
June 18Kid's Stage - Voice of the People: A History of American Folk Music, Artist-David Fry. Children learn about the
historical role of folk music throughout American history and understand how this creative art form was a mobilizing force in
our society. The concert is so much fun that kids don't realize they are getting a history lesson, too!
Main Stage - Moorestown High School Madrigals
June 25Kid's Stage - Jen Dunne, Moorestown Children's Librarian
Main Stage - Trouble with Plaid, a multi-generational Moorestown Band, known for 3 part harmonies and soft rock favorites.
July 9An Evening of Children's Entertainment - Folkloric storytelling; "Sweet Potato Pie and Such" with "Queen Nur" ,
6:00 to 7:30 PM, recommended ages are toddlers to 10 years.
July 16Kid's Stage - Ernie and Neal is a rockin', dynamic musical experience. They bring joy and art of creating and performing live Children's Music to a whole new level. Main Stage - Collins/Flynn Band, a Moorestown Band playing the Top Hits of the 50's, 60's and 70's.
July 23Kid's Stage - Department of Parks and Recreation Children's Theatre presents a preview of Annie, Jr.
Main Stage - Steve Barbone Jazz Band; Jazz, Swing and American songbook music.
July 30Kid's Stage - Perkins Children's Flute Ensemble presents a musical menagerie of animal-inspired songs celebrating
Cats, Birds, Dogs, Mice, Elephants and EAGLES!
Main Stage - The Wind Symphony of Southern New Jersey
Friday, September 7th- The Midiri Brothers - Adult Cafe' on the 3rd Floor of the Church Street Recreation Center, 7:00 PM
The Midiri Brothers Orchestra is a Big Band featuring authentic performances of the music of Benny Goodman, Artie Shaw,
Fletcher Henderson, the Dorsey Brothers, Glenn Miller & more, all under the direction of clarinetist Joe Miriri