A variety of live performances are open to the public. See what is happening around town:
Where: John W. Engeman Theater, 250 Main Street, Northport
When: July 19th – September 2nd.
About: Set in New York City at the turn of the century, Newsies is the rousing tale of Jack Kelly, a charismatic newsboy and leader of a ragged band of teenaged ‘newsies,’ who dreams only of a better life far from the hardship of the streets. This all singing, all dancing, high-energy show features a score by eight-time Academy Award® winner Alan Menken (Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin, Sister Act) and Jack Feldman including “Carrying the Banner,” “Seize the Day,” “King of New York” and “Santa Fe.”
What: Jazz After Hours- “The Place for Jazz;Round Midnight” featuring Kumite
Where: Cinema Arts Centre, 423 Park Avenue, Huntington
When: Friday, July 20th 9:30 pm
About: Jazz After Hours brings jazz back to those who want to listen and appreciate. Tickers $10- $15
What: The Liverpool Shuffle
Where: The Suffolk County Vanderbilt Museum, 180 Little Neck Road, Centerport
When: Thursday, July 26th 7 pm- 8:30 pm
About: This popular Beatles Tribute band, in its ninth Vanderbilt show, will perform outdoors in the Mansion Courtyard. (Rain location: Planetarium.) $25-$35.
What: Huntington Community Band Concert Finale
Where: Harry Chapin Rainbow Stage, Heckscher Park Huntington
When: Wednesday, July 25th, 8pm- (30pm
About: “AND NOW … OUR FINALE!” featuring an exciting evening of much anticipated music with the annual performance of Tchaikovsky’s immortal “1812 Overture” accompanied by LIVE cannon (Jim McAward, HCB Cannoneer).