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Heavy Rotation Records 13th Annual Epic Event

The concert showcases artists on Dorm Sessions Volume 8, the upcoming compilation by HRR, Berklee's student-run label.

Event Date: 
Wed, 02/06/2013 - 20:00

Sweet Honey In The Rock

Rooted in a deeply held commitment to create music out of the rich textures of African American legacy and traditions, Sweet Honey In The Rock possesses a stunning vocal prowess that captures the complex sounds of blues, spirituals, traditional gospel hymns, rap, reggae, African chants, Hip Hop, ancient lullabies, and jazz improvisation.

For almost 40 years, they have toured the country as one of American’s most celebrated a cappella vocal groups and have garnered critical acclaim, including a Grammy Award and several Grammy nominations.

Event Date: 
Sat, 02/16/2013 - 20:00

The Yoko Miwa Trio Plus Special guest Rebecca Parris

Rapidly rising star jazz pianist Yoko Miwa and Boston’s “First Lady of Jazz” vocalist Rebecca Parris come together for an unforgettable evening of music.

Event Date: 
Fri, 02/15/2013 - 20:00

Chelsea Berry, Opening Act: The Dejas

Back by popular demand, singer/songwriter Chelsea Berry performs with a tremendous edge, power and finesse. Chelsea’s presence has been described by listeners as “compelling… she draws the entire house into her world like moths to a flame.” Combined with her acoustical guitar skills, Berry will charm audiences with popular hits as well as original songs, including pieces from her CD “I Wonder.”

Event Date: 
Fri, 02/08/2013 - 20:00
Sat, 02/09/2013 - 20:00

Greg Brown

One of American folk music's most prolific and profound singer/songwriters of the past three decades, Greg Brown has earned respect from his peers and a far-flung, passionately-devoted fan-base via a burnished, intimate baritone, a seemingly effortless gift for swinging, organic melody and--perhaps most of all--a humble, unvarnished poetic grace that can imbue even the most mundane, everyday human endeavors and emotions with quiet dignity, startling insight, and gently twisted humor.  Artist Web site 

Event Date: 
Fri, 02/01/2013 - 20:00

The Broadway Boys

THE BROADWAY BOYS were created in June of 2005 to play a single night at a club in New York City.  The overwhelming response and a packed bar forced the club to bring the boys back again for another sold-out evening.  Realizing that this group had serious growth potential, THE BROADWAY BOYS decided to focus and develop their product into the "symphony of sound" that they have become. 

Event Date: 
Fri, 02/22/2013 - 19:30

Celtic Woman

For one night only, singing sensation CELTIC WOMAN, brings their latest show to Worcester. Under the distinct musical direction of Emmy-nominated music producer, David Downes, this spectacular musical experience features Celtic Woman performing classic Irish tunes, such as “The Water Is Wide,” “Green Grow the Rushes,” and “The Parting Glass;” timeless pop anthems such as “Bridge Over Troubled Water” and “Sailing” and inspirational songs including “You’ll Never Walk Alone” and “Ave Maria,” all with the signature Celtic Woman sound.

Event Date: 
Thu, 02/21/2013 - 20:00

The Temptations and The Four Tops

Motown icons Four Tops and The Temptations are uniting for a new tour, and Worcester is one of their international stops! As two of Motown’s most recognizable male groups, they produced countless hits between them. Come and enjoy an evening full of your favorite songs including “Reach Out I’ll Be There,” “My Girl,” “I Can’t Help Myself Sugar Pie Honey Bunch,” “Papa was a Rollin’ Stone,” and many more! 

Event Date: 
Sun, 02/10/2013 - 16:00

Sandy Hackett's Rat Pack Show

Sandy Hackett’s Rat Pack Show has been hailed as the next best thing to seeing the Rat Pack themselves. They were style with substance, swing with swagger and a non-stop party that everyone wanted access to. Now audiences can experience this critically acclaimed, hugely entertaining theatrical production which includes exciting new arrangements of the classic songs everyone knows and loves.

Event Date: 
Sat, 02/09/2013 - 20:00

Mike Birbiglia's My Girlfriend's Boyfriend

In MIKE BIRBIGLIA'S MY GIRLFRIEND'S BOYFRIEND, Mike shares a lifetime of romantic blunders and miscues that most adults would spend a lifetime trying to forget. On this painfully honest journey, Birbiglia struggles to find reason in an area where it may be impossible to find... love.

Event Date: 
Fri, 02/08/2013 - 19:30


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