The North Carolina Symphony Orchestra returns to Tryon Palace for its annual free concert on the picturesque South Lawn. This concert is presented in partnership with the New Bern series of the North Carolina Symphony. Gates open at 5 p.m., performance begins at 7:30 p.m. To enjoy music in this beautiful waterfront setting that borders the Trent River and is surrounded by beautiful gardens, Tryon Palace invites you to bring your own chairs, blankets, and dinner, but please leave pets and alcoholic beverages at home. In the event of rain, the back-up location is Temple Baptist Church (1500 Kingdom Way, New Bern, NC 28560)
Simon Spalding combines songs, tunes, and storytelling to weave an intricate tapestry of exploration, adventure, and far-off lands and seas. The songs include singalong sea chanteys, Ragtime, ballads by Rudyard Kipling and Stephen Foster; and tunes from far-flung corners of the globe. Simon will perform translations of songs from Turkey and Russia, as well as his new original song “Casey and the Bear”! The instruments include the familiar (violin, ukulele), and the exotic (Chinese erhu, Swedish nyckelharpa, and Irish octave mandolin). For more on the artist, check out www.musicalhistorian.com There is no Cover Charge. Reservations are recommended. City Stage is a Private Club. There is a $1 Annual Membership Fee.
Excited to announce our next show in New Bern on JULY 5th WITH Bryan Mayer!!!! Get your tickets today! Singing classic summer hits, etc! With special guest, Shannan Grace! Thank you to RiverTowne Players for teaming up with Stafford Entertainment And Talent to make this happen! Tickets at : http://bit.ly/LNCnBryanMayerTix7519 #SET
HELLO, DOLLY!, the blockbuster Broadway hit, bursts with humor, romance, high-energy dancing, and some of the greatest songs in musical theater history. The romantic and comic exploits of Dolly Gallagher-Levi, turn-of-the-century matchmaker and “woman who arranges things,” are certain to thrill and entertain audiences again and again. Director: Jordan Amburn Musical Director: Jessica Cruz Producer: Susie Tilley July 26th at 7:30 PM July 27th at 2:00 PM and 7:30 PM July 28th at 3:00 PM August 2nd at 7:30 PM August 3rd at 2:00 PM and 7:30 PM
A new musical event comes to Eastern North Carolina on October 19th …the exciting African sounds of Daili Cissokoho & Kaira Ba. When they emigrated from Senegal to North Carolina, they initiated a musical collaboration hoping to bridge the Atlantic, connecting worlds thousands of miles apart but bound by a shared history. Over the past eight years, Diali and Kaira Ba have produced multiple albums while touring extensively in North Carolina and America. In 2014, the band was nominated for the prestigious All Africa Music Award (AFRIMA) in the category “Best African Group” for their album. In 2018 the band released Routes , recorded in both North Carolina and Senegal. Save the date: October 19 th , Epiphany School of Global Studies, New Bern Campus…..an evening of lively African music, dance and refreshments. Mali-Vibes…supporting the Arts to End Genocide/Rotary City of Children Clinic in Bamako, Mali by providing thousands of street children with medical care, meals, shoes and counseling.