ABOUT THE LEVITT AMP GREENSBORO MUSIC SERIES

For the second year in a row, the City of Greensboro has been named one of 15 American towns and cities to win a Levitt AMP Grant award of $25,000 in matching funds to present a series of ten FREE concerts in 2017! The concerts will be held at the Barber Park Pavilion in East Greensboro every Saturday starting June 3 through August 5. No tickets needed, the event is FREE!

Barber Park is located at 1500 Dans Road in Greensboro. For all concerts, grounds will open at 5 pm, with the opening act starting at 6 pm and the headliner starting at 7 pm. All concerts should end by 8:30 pm.

The public is encouraged to bring picnics, blankets, and lawn chairs to sit on the grass at Barber Park. Food trucks, beer, and wine will also be available.

The public can share the news about the Levitt AMP Greensboro Music Series by using the hashtag #LevittAMPgso and #artsgso on social media.

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ArtsGreensboro needs volunteers to help make the Levitt AMP Greensboro Music Series a huge success for the community.

View volunteer opportunities and register via this online form where you’ll find all the opportunties for helping us at this year’s Levitt AMP Greensboro Music Series!  You may also sign up by emailing Hayley Bolding at events@artsgreensboro.org.

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Support the Levitt AMP Greensboro Music Series
In order to have a successful series, ArtsGreensboro must raise $25,000 to match the Levitt Foundation’s $25,000 grant award. Help us bring free, diverse, and original music to Barber Park this year by making a donation to ArtsGreensboro.

Interested in being a sponsor of the Levitt AMP Greensboro Music Series? Contact Spencer Conover at sconover@artsgreensboro.org or by phone at 336-373-7523.

Make a donation!

FAQ
  • Where is Barber Park? Barber Park is located at 1500 Dans Road, Greensboro, North Carolina, near the Hayes-Taylor YMCA, Gateway Gardens, and the Joint School of NanoScience and Nanoengineering.
  • How much does it cost to attend a Levitt AMP Greensboro Music Series concert? $0! Levitt AMP concerts are FREE and open to the public – no tickets needed.
  • Will there be food for sale? Yes, there will be a variety of food trucks available for attendees to buy meals and snacks from.
  • Will beer and wine be available for purchase? Yes! Preyer Brewing will be selling beer at each concert, and Grove Winery will be selling wine.

 

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Voices of Freedom Summer

February 16

Voices of Freedom Summer February 16th, 6pm Director: Francis Kuhn Assistant Director: by Mitchel Sommers Inspired by a collection of photographic images from the archives of the University of Southern Mississippi, Voices of Freedom Summer, is a powerful piece of theatre that documents the widespread efforts to register African-American voters in Mississippi during the summer of 1964. Voices of Freedom Summer is comprised of a guitarist and a six person cast reciting monologues, interviews, and speeches from the Freedom Summer.…

Songs from a Southern Kitchen

February 19 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until April 2, 2019

Lucky 32 Southern Kitchen in Greensboro features a series of live performances curated by Ogi Overman. Enjoy an evening with fine area musicians, Southern snacks and a wide selection of libations. Make yourself at home. Every Tuesday 6 ’til 9 PM. No cover charge!

Thursday Night Cocktails and Jazz

February 21 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30pm on Thursday, repeating until April 4, 2019

Artists Dave Fox (piano), Neill Clegg (saxophone, clarinet and flute) and Matt Kendrick (double bass) will be joined by guest vocalists, who cover the Great American Songbook, jazz classics including swing…and modal classics from the late ‘50s to early ‘60s, as well as Brazilian jazz from the early ‘60s. Take advantage of our O.Henry Jazz Series Package, which includes one night’s gracious accommodations, preferred seating at our O.Henry jazz in our commodious honeyed pine paneled social lobby (we will save…

GREENSBORO SYMPHONY TANGER OUTLETS MASTERWORKS SERIES: Scott Rawls, viola

February 21 @ 8:00 pm - February 23 @ 8:00 pm

Kodály: Dances of Galanta Bartok: Viola Concerto Brahms: Symphony No. 3

Upstairs at GPS

February 21 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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One event on February 21, 2019 at 8:00pm

One event on March 21, 2019 at 8:00pm

One event on April 18, 2019 at 8:00pm

A monthly guided conversation about contemporary issues in the arts for practicing artists, art theorists, and the interested public in the Triad. Hosted by UNCG faculty Andrew Wasserman from Art History, Francis Bottenberg from Philosophy, and Mariam Stephan from Studio Art. All are welcome.

Art on the Rocks | Some Like it Hot!

February 22 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Join us in our gallery as we ignite the night with art-filled fun, food and cocktails (mocktails) with a kick, and a scavenger hunt with enticing prizes. The evening with feature live music by Greensboro’s own soulful singer, J.Timber, and a live drawing demonstration by local artist, Raman Bhardwaj. Tickets are $20/person in advance and $25/person at the door. $18/Student + Members. Tickets include one free drink. Additional drinks available for $5/each. Proceeds benefit the art and education programs of…

HOPE FEST: Dancing Globally to End Hunger Locally

February 24 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

A multi-cultural dance festival to benefit Greensboro Urban Ministry and A Simple Gesture. Local dance groups from diverse cultures, including Cambodian, Irish, Hindu, Native American, African American, Israeli, and Latino, will perform. After each performance, members from the audience can volunteer to learn a few steps, and have lots of fun! Triad Tapestry Children's Chorus from the Piedmont Interfaith Council will open the event. Baked goods and savory treats from the dancing cultures, as well as coffee, teas, and waters,…

Arts & Wellness | Sound Journey Painting

March 14 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Paint to the rhythm of your own drum, let your hair down, and let the creativity flow! We will begin by going on a sound journey to get into the zone. Participants will then let the colors fly and begin painting what they feel. Beats, rhythm, song, and sound all come together to create your unique soul painting. Canvases, paints, and brushes will be provided. Participants are welcome to bring their own materials as well.

GREENSBORO SYMPHONY TANGER OUTLETS MASTERWORKS SERIES: Andres Diaz

April 4 @ 8:00 am - April 5 @ 8:00 pm

Saint-Saens: The Swan from Carnival of the Animals Bernstein: Three Meditations from Mass Dvorak: Symphony No. 6 in D major

Arts & Wellness | Yoga Mat Designs

April 18 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Whether you are a beginner or a master yogi, your yoga practice is a unique and personal journey. Fill your yoga mat with designs that reflect your practice, your spiritual connection, and overall sense of wellbeing. Paints, brushes, and stencils will be provided. Participants will need to bring their own mats.

A Beach Boys Celebration

April 27 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Surf the greatest hits of the legendary Beach Boys, including their critically acclaimed Pet Sounds album in its entirety, plus classics such as Kokomo, Surfin’ USA, Barbara Ann, and California Girls in the perfect summer sendoff concert!

GREENSBORO SYMPHONY TANGER OUTLETS MASTERWORKS SERIES: Lukas Geniusas, piano

May 9 @ 8:00 am - May 11 @ 8:00 pm

Barber: Adagio for Strings Beethoven: Piano Concerto No.3 in C minor Elgar: Enigma Variations

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