Artpark's new 'Sundays in July' matinee concert series debutsby jmaloni
Theater series features the best in 'Big Band,' classical and pop music
A new concert series has been added to Artpark's eventful summer lineup. The "Sundays in July" concert series will kick off July 8 and run for four consecutive Sundays through July 29 with shows at 3 p.m. in Artpark's Mainstage Theater.
Tickets for "Sundays in July" are on sale now (prime seating: $37; sections A and B: $30.50).
"Sundays in July" schedule
July 8 - The Four Freshmen
The Four Freshman perform with that same unmistakable sound of the original group, preserving the Freshman sound on tunes such as "Blue World" and "Day by Day" - but enhanced with youth and vitality.
July 15 - Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra
Celebrating its ninth summer at Artpark, the BPO presents an afternoon performance of classical favorites from Berlioz, Mozart, Mendelssohn and Tchaikovsky. Matthew Kraemer conducts with Michael Ludwig on violin.
July 22 - "Let's Hang On! - America's No. 1 Frankie Valli Tribute Show"
In a walk down memory lane - enjoy the hits made famous by Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons, including "Big Girls Don't Cry," "Walk Like A Man" and "Can't Take My Eyes Off Of You."
July 28 - Toronto All Star Big Band
This Canadian orchestra returns to the Artpark stage by popular demand. The talented young musicians, ranging in age from 16 to 21, revive the spirit, style and sound of the golden age of "Big Bands" in a toe-tapping, swinging show.
Tickets for "Sundays in July" can be purchased in person at the Artpark Box Office (450 S. Fourth St., Lewiston; Monday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.), by phone at 716-754-4375 or 1-888-223-6000, or online atwww.artpark.net orwww.tickets.com.