Back to All Events

Home of the Brave: a tribute to our Armed Forces

  • Savannah Center 1545 N Buena Vista Boulevard The Villages, FL, 32162 United States (map)

July 6 | 5 & 8pm
Resident $25-29 | General Public $30-34

Home of the Brave delivers all of the nostalgia from the height of our nation’s greatest generation with an expert re-creation of the very best of the service bands: THE NEW 8th ARMY AIR CORP ORCHESTRA featuring the incomparable Swing Sisters. This musical tour de force provides a swinging foundation for timeless classics such as: Glenn Miller’s Moonlight Serenade and In The Mood, Benny Goodman’s Let’s Dance and Sing, Sing, Sing, The Andrews Sisters Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy and Don’t Sit Under The Apple Tree. Home of the Brave will take you on a sentimental musical journey through the war years. Home of the Brave features ALL 13 performers dressed in full WWII Army uniforms, colorful bandstands emblazoned with the popular 8th Army Air Corp insignia and several other authentic wartime memorabilia. Home of the Brave featuring The Swing Sisters and backed by The New 8th Army Air Corp Orchestra is THE patriotic tribute that will make you feel proud to be an American!