NORTH LAKE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH | OCTOBER 24• 6PM
The Villages Pops Chorus is proud to sponsor “Give A Hoot 2! ” a good ol’-fashioned Hootenanny to benefit Tutors for Kids and the Sumter Youth Center. The performers are The Pops Chorus Folksingers, 13 Pops Chorus members who have performed folk songs at many of the Pops Chorus concerts. The group performs the great folk songs made famous by Peter Paul and Mary, The Kingston Trio, New Christy Minstrels, The Brothers Four, John Denver, Bob Dylan, and many other musicians of the era. The show will have you singing and clapping along to the rousing upbeat music, and reflecting on the beautiful ballads of this special musical era. Joining the group will be professional folk singers Playnfoke. This will be the group’s second hootenanny following a sold out performance in February.
ST. TImothy's Catholic Church | OCTOBER 27 • 7PM
The Enchanted Evening Concert is one of the yearly concerts organized by The Villages Opera Club to raise music scholarship funds. In this venue, the Opera Club provides an opportunity for outstanding young musicians to apply and audition for a position to perform in The Villages. The winning four students each receive an honorarium and a brief sojourn with host families. Since its inception four years ago, the Enchanted Evening Concert has brought students from many music schools including: Juilliard Music School, Manhattan School of Music, Mannes College, Indiana School of Music and the Royal Irish Academy of Music. This year the concert will be on October 27 at 7pm in Saint Timothy’s Church, The Villages.
ROHAN REC CENTER | OCTOBER 27 • 7PM
$25 | $30
Witches, goblins and things that go bump in the night! Your two favorite female vocalists of the Villages join forces once again to TREAT you to an evening of music and wicked fun! Mary Jo Vitale and Dawn DiNome are a powerhouse duo that will cast a spell on you with their Haunting Harmonies and Bewitching Beauty.
THE SHARON | NOVEMBER 9 • 7PM
$20 - $56
This charming story with its witty and clever plot will keep you guessing until its fun-filled conclusion. In an attempt to move on with her life, Bethany has come to her late husband’s (Chance) remote cabin to prepare it for the new owner. She brought her new fiancé and his mother along to help. Once there, Chance’s ghost appears to dissuade her from marrying again. At first, only she can see him so she invites a delightfully kooky psychic to help deal with this unexpected turmoil. Presented with a seasoned cast, this production will thoroughly entertain and leave the audience laughing. Directed by Sandie Hawthorne.
SAVANNAH CENTER | NOVEMBER 14-16 • 7PM
$25 | $30
If you enjoy “Mad Men”, you will love Promises, Promises, the Burt Bacharach musical based on the film “The Apartment”. Chuck Baxter is an ambitious, though unnoticed, junior accountant at a large insurance company in the 1960s. In exchange for promises of a promotion, he allows his apartment to be used for the romantic trysts of four married company executives. This award winning holiday romance has everything: A sexy and witty script by Neil Simon, and songs by Burt Bacharach and Hal David, Well known songs from the show include “I Say a Little Prayer”, “I’ll Never Fall in Love Again”, “A House Is Not A Home”, and “Promises, Promises”. The show is directed by Carol Greenfield, with Musical Director, Sara Kallioninen, choreography by, Karen Bouffard, and an all Villages cast.
Tommy James and the Shondells
THe SHaron | NOVEMBER 14 • 7PM
$65 - $125
Crystal Blue Persuasion, I Think We're Alone Now, Hanky Panky, Crimson & Clover, Draggin' The Line, Mony,Mony and Sweet Cherry Wine are just a few of the many hits from Tommy James with 23 gold records, 9 platinum albums, and over 100 million records sold worldwide!