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Vinyl Comes Alive on the Evergreen Lawn

Perkins Center for Arts house band, Vinyl Comes Alive, will perform a concert featuring many of the greatest songs from the Motown era, as well as artists and bands that popularized the Stax and Atlantic Records sound.  Songs by artists such as Wilson Picket, Sam and Dave, Otis Redding, Charles Bradley and many others will be presented for your listening pleasure.

Vinyl Comes Alive at Collingswood Green Festival

Perkins Center for Arts house band, Vinyl Comes Alive, will perform a concert featuring many of the greatest songs from the Motown era, as well as artists and bands that popularized the Stax and Atlantic Records sound.  Songs by artists such as Wilson Picket, Sam and Dave, Otis Redding, Charles Bradley and many others will be presented for your listening pleasure.

Lunch & Learn: Lynne Schill & Kimberly Bunn- Nipper Dogs, RCA and Moorestown

Do you wonder why there are nipper dog statues in Moorestown? Join us as Lynne Schill and Kimberly Bunn unpack the history of the nipper dog.

 

 

This Lunch & Learn is part of a series of  FREE conversations featuring culturally focused lectures designed to connect and introduce topics of interest in South Jersey. Bring your lunch to Perkins Center, Moorestown on the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 12:30pm – 1:30pm for a free cultural conversation. 

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Coffee & Classics: A Series of FREE Morning Musical Presentations

New this year at Perkins Center, Moorestown!

 

Take your morning coffee break with us during our monthly classical music series. Join us on the 1st Wednesday of each month November – May at 10am.

18’ Schedule

March 7th – Frank James Staneck

April 4th – Ray Landers

May 2nd – Irina Nenartovich

 

This series is FREE and open to the public. All ages are welcome. Refreshments will be served.

Social Artworking programs are focused on eliminating barriers to the arts.  These acts of Social Artworking are made possible with the support of PNC Arts Alive, Be Part of Art.

Lunch & Learn : Roses from the Forest to the Garden

 

 Join us for lunch on Valentine’s Day. Drew Lehrian is coming to talk with us about the roses in our gardens, and identify native roses that can be seen in South Jersey.

Drew Lehrian is the Head Gardener for the Barnes Foundation, overseeing the Arboretum Department.  He is responsible for the daily care and maintenance of the living collection and has been working for the Foundation since May of 2010.  He is a 2009 Graduate of The Ohio State University with a Bachelor’s of Science in Agriculture, where he majored in Landscape Horticulture and minored in Agribusiness.

Prior to his work for the Barnes Foundation, Drew was a Research Assistant at the Ornamental Plant Germplasm Center (OPGC) which is a part of the USDA’s Agricultural Research Service.  The OPGC’s primary role is to conserve and develop germplasm of value for the Floriculture and Nursery Industry.  They currently hold over 3,200 accessions.  Drew also worked for the Ohio Seed Improvement Association, Mason City Schools, Kings Island Amusement Park, and Longwood Gardens.

This Lunch & Learn is part of a series of  FREE conversations featuring culturally focused lectures designed to connect and introduce topics of interest in South Jersey. Bring your lunch to Perkins Center, Moorestown on the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 12:30pm – 1:30pm for a free cultural conversation. 

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Philadelphia String Quartet – Style with Attitude

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Philadelphia String Quartet – Style with Attitude

Here’s your chance to experience the exceptional and award-winning Philadelphia String Quartet.  Known for their outstanding wedding and special events performances, PSQ will “wow the crowd” with a mix of classical and contemporary favorites played on their popular electric string instruments. 

FREE CONCERT

Perkins Center for the Arts

30 Irvin Avenue, Collingswood

JUNE 15th

6pm

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We thank the Horizon Foundation for New Jersey for their support of this series and Perkins Center for the Arts. Additional support from PNC Arts Alive and The Frank and Lydia Bergen Foundation.

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The History of Rock ‘n’ Roll – A Musical Evolution (Moorestown)

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Perkins Center for the Arts’ Faculty and Friends House Band 
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The History of Rock ‘n’ Roll – A Musical Evolution

Join us on Evergreen Lawn as we celebrate the history of rock ‘n’ roll music.  This concert will feature the sounds of rock music’s evolution from the earliest Blues-driven tunes of the mid 1950’s to the Grunge era of the early 1990’s.  Also highlighting songs that characterize the British Invasion, Psychedelic, 70’s Arena, Punk and New Wave periods.

FREE CONCERT

Perkins Center for the Arts

395 Kings Highway, Moorestown

JUNE 12th

6:30pm

Mike Wessner Concert 2 Mike Wessner Concert 3

We thank the Horizon Foundation for New Jersey for their support of this series and Perkins Center for the Arts. Additional support from PNC Arts Alive and The Frank and Lydia Bergen Foundation.

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Favorites Past & Present – A Musical Medley for Flutes, Piccolo and Piano

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Favorites Past & Present – A Musical Medley for Flutes, Piccolo and Piano

Perkins Center’s Conservatory of Music faculty musicians Beverly Pugh-Corry and Frank James Staneck, accompanied by Nicholas Mastripolito, will treat the audience to a medley of classical, contemporary and jazz selections from Vivaldi, Scott Joplin and more.  Original works by Frank James Staneck will also be featured in the program.

FREE CONCERT

Perkins Center for the Arts

395 Kings Highway, Moorestown

JUNE 5th

6:30pm

 

We thank the Horizon Foundation for New Jersey for their support of this series and Perkins Center for the Arts. Additional support from PNC Arts Alive and The Frank and Lydia Bergen Foundation.

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The History of Rock ‘n’ Roll – A Musical Evolution (Collingswood)

Lawn Chair Concerts Header 2016Perkins Center for the Arts’ Faculty and Friends House Band 
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The History of Rock ‘n’ Roll – A Musical Evolution

Join us as we celebrate the history of rock ‘n’ roll music as part of the annual Collingswood, NJ, Green Festival.  This concert will feature the sounds of rock music’s evolution from the earliest Blues-driven tunes of the mid 1950’s to the Grunge era of the early 1990’s.  Also highlighting songs that characterize the British Invasion, Psychedelic, 70’s Arena, Punk and New Wave periods.

FREE CONCERT

Perkins Center for the Arts

30 Irvin Avenue, Collingswood

APRIL 8th

12:30pm

 

Mike Wessner Concert 2 Mike Wessner Concert 3

 

 

 

 

We thank the Horizon Foundation for New Jersey for their support of this series and Perkins Center for the Arts. Additional support from PNC Arts Alive and The Frank and Lydia Bergen Foundation.

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