2013-14 Performing Arts Series
The Annual Performing Arts Series features world class touring productions in theatre, music and dance and exciting original theatre productions featuring local and guest artists.
We have a great series lined up for the upcoming season. Check back soon for the full schedule of events.
Jazz in the Park is the high-tide event that is a Golden Isles tradition and the 2014 season marks it’s 25th anniversary! Every summer beginning Memorial Day weekend and lasting into September, five great concerts by the best local and regional jazz musicians take place at beautiful Neptune Park at the edge of the ocean on St. Simons Island for one of the most pleasant and entertaining evenings you can spend in the Golden Isles.
All concerts are from 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Neptune Park, St. Simons Island
Admission is $10 for adults, $5 for children 6-12,
and free for kids under 6.
Bring a chair or blanket to relax on, a picnic supper,
your favorite beverage – and of course, all your friends –
for the high-tide event that’s become a Golden Isles tradition.
Sunday, May 25, 7-9 pm: The Phil Morrison Trio
Each season for many years, Jazz in the Park has kicked off with a concert by this popular hometown favorite. Phil and his trio are known for a fresh blend of East and West that brings a taste of other lands to America’s unique musical form. With special guest Bill Smith on guitar and vocals, this promises to be another outstanding concert.
This concert is sponsored by The Brunswick Chapter of The Links, Inc.
Sunday, June 29, 7-9 pm: Soul Gravy
Popular local band Soul Gravy embodies the true meaning of soul music, from the thundering rhythm section, to the smooth melodies and powerful vocals. The finished product is a sound that's guaranteed to satisfy your soul.
Sunday, July 13, 7-9 pm: Elisha “Atlas” Parris
World renowned keyboardist Elisha “Atlas” Parris has been an award winning composer and master pianist for over 20 years. No stranger to the Jazz community, Atlas was the lead keyboardist for the popular 90's jazz band SEGUE. His distinctive style was a hit at last season’s Jazz in the Park and we are excited to have him back this season.
Sunday, August 24, 7-9 pm: Sam Rodriguez Latin Jazz
Sam Rodriguez, with his distinctive musical personality, has established himself as a top Percussionist. Sam has gained even wider recognition by performing or recording with a broad scope of artists such as Anita Baker, Jennifer Holiday, Barry White, and Gladys Knight.
Sunday, September 21, 7-9pm: Michael Hulett
With sounds of the soul greats, rock vibes and romantic tunes, Michael Hulett’s saxophone and vocals captivate every audience. Michael has made a name for himself both regionally and nationally, playing with entertainers such as The Four Tops and The Savannah Jazz All-Stars. Michael’s repertoire includes classic and modern Jazz, the best in Fusion and Jazz-Funk, and highlight’s of R&B, Soul, Rock and Pop.
This concert is sponsored by the Brunswick Chapter of The Links, Inc.