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The Arts Council Northeast and the Cities are working hard to keep you up to date on all changes during these unusual times.  Continue to visit this page to keep up to date on all cancellation and rescheduled concerts.
 

Cancelled – Watauga – Capp Smith Park Amphitheatre, 5800 Robin Dr.

Friday, June 5, 2020 at 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Watauga, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Watauga are pleased to welcome Hazard County for a concert on June 5, 2020 at the Capp Smith Park Amphitheatre, 5800 Robin Dr. – outside.      

Hazard Country was established early in 2013. The band is made up of top musicians that have toured regionally and internationally, and have shared the stage with top names in country, pop and rock music. Hazard County brings a fresh versatile approach to the DFW music scene with a mix of top Nashville Country, Texas/Red Dirt Country, Southern/Classic and modern Rock as well as R & B that is sure to please everyone. Hazard County is fronted by Billy Hazard. Billy’s exceptional vocals and lead guitar work help to set the band apart. Ludo Baccherini is a Los Angeles and Nashville session drummer and currently the owner and manager of Luna Records in Dallas. Cliff Owen is the bands 2nd lead vocalist and is exceptional on the acoustic and lead guitar. Marty Skinner is the Hazard County Bass player and anchors the grooving   rhythm section. Marty also provides harmony/background vocals. Hazard County can be seen throughout the metroplex including the world famous honky tonk, Billy Bobs and other top clubs in the area.

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Watauga present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Cancelled – Watauga Public Library, 7109 Whitley Road.

Tuesday, June 9, 2020, 3:00pm – 4:00pm

Watauga, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Watauga are pleased to welcome Storybook Theatre of Texas for a concert on June 9, 2020 at the Watauga Public Library, 7109 Whitley Road.

Storybook Theatre of Texas is recognized by the Texas Commission on the Arts as one of the most popular and sought after children’s theatre groups in the country. Often classified as, “Edutainers,” they combine entertainment skills and education techniques in a manner that creates a desire in young minds to excel in reading.  Members of the organization have dedicated their lives to the growth and teaching of children.  Each team member has studied and taught dramatic presentations on and off stage.  They have enriched and broaden their teaching skills by traveling and living in many places throughout the world.

In Two Pigs & the Wolf Suzie Pig-a-Dig is about to find out that life on her own is not all fun and games. And, if T.H.E. Wolf’s plan works out, with the help of the audience of course, Suzie, Bobby and Gracie’s houses will be blown down and pork will be on the menu.  But wait! Gracie has a play of her own-hmmm, is everything all it seems to be?

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Watauga present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Cancelled – Hurst Library 901 Precinct Line Rd

Friday,  June 12, 2020  12:15 – 1:15 p.m.

Hurst, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Hurst are pleased to welcome Dallas Puppet Theater for a concert on June 12, 2020 at Hurst Library 901 Precinct Line Rd.

Celebrate the child in you again and experience the wonder and the excitement of live puppetry with the Dallas Puppet Theater! Variety shows, classic fairy tales, symphonies and more come to life in the Dallas Puppet Theater’s unique and unforgettable style. The magic continues after the show, as the Dallas Puppet Theater takes you backstage for a unique and even more entertaining look at the world of the puppet. You’ll smile, you’ll laugh, and your pictures will make great memories for you for years to come!

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Hurst present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

 

 

Cancelled – Aria Amphitheater at The Marq​ Southlake   ( 285 Shady Oaks Dr, Southlake, TX 76092)

Friday, June 12, 2020at 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Southlake, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Southlake are pleased to welcome Fin City for a concert June 12, 2020 at the Aria Amphitheater at The Marq​ Southlake   ( 285 Shady Oaks Dr, Southlake, TX 76092).

Fin City – Playing Buffett, Beach, & Beyond… A 6-piece band from north Texas playing Jimmy Buffett, beach music, & a mix of classic rock and country with a sound and feeling that parrotheads or anyone that loves the beach can enjoy. Started several years ago as a Buffett tribute band covering Jimmy’s songs and tunes he covers; Fin City expanded later to include a broad mix of songs that fit the beach-vibe… trop rock, gulf & western, and surf. This makes them the perfect band for any festive occasion… The band can play a generous mix of Buffett, beach, or beyond, keeping beach bums AND land lovers happy with fun classics to get you off your seat and your feet moving.

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Southlake present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Cancelled Richland Hills Library – 6724 Rena Dr.

Wednesday,  June 17, 2020 at 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Richland Hills, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Richland Hills are pleased to welcome Boitumelo for a concert on Wednesday, June 17, 2020 at the Richland Hills Library 6724 Rena Dr., Richland Hills, Texas 76118.

          Boitumelo means HAPPINESS in the South African language of Tswana…and it is also one of North Texas’s undisputed TOP OF THE LINE multi-cultural music experiences. Focusing on the folk music of South Africa that was launched by the late internationally recognized singer/activist Miriam Makeba in the mid 1960’s. Boitumelo is a group of musicians that teach and share as they perform, a solid band with plenty of experience working with all ages. Boitumelo’s unique relaxed style appeals to any audience.

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Richland Hills present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Cancelled – Saginaw – Willow Creek Park Pavilion 101 Knowles Dr.

Thursday, June 18, 2020 at 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Saginaw, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Saginaw are pleased to welcome Leagacy4 for a concert on Thursday, June 18, 2020 at the Willow Creek Park Pavilion – 101 Knowles Dr.

Legacy4 is a Fort Worth based band performing classic Motown, R & B and Classic Hits!  The group is known for its strong sound displaying harmonies and reminiscent sound with a touch of class.

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Saginaw present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Cancelled – Southlake – Rustin Pavilion Southlake Town Square

Friday, June 19, 2020 at 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Southlake, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Southlake are pleased to welcome Me & My Monkey for a concert on June 19, 2020 at the Rustin Pavilion at Southlake Town Square (1400 Main Street, Southlake, TX 76092).

For 22 years, Me & My Monkey – The Beatles Tribute has been a favorite of North Texas, with credits such as Fort Worth Main Street Arts fest (17 years in a row) Mayfest, and MANY other major music festivals, Corporations such as NEC, Six Flags Over Texas, Barnett Shale Petroleum Group, NEC, Coca-Cola, American Airlines, The Texas Rangers, The Dallas Mavericks, The Dallas Stars, Southwest Sports Group, Choctaw Nation Casinos, Golden Nugget Casino & Resort (Reno) and many others. They were also featured at International Beatles Week in Liverpool England, with 7 shows in 5 days throughout Liverpool; including The Royal Court Theater, and two performances at The Cavern Club – where the Beatles rose to fame in England. There are many other Beatles “cover” bands in north Texas and the Southwest, but Me & My Monkey is the only one that is full-on ‘Tribute’ to the Beatles. With their authentic instruments, suits, and playing the full Beatles catalog in precise detail, these seasoned veteran musicians delivers an actual sense of the Beatles Live in concert.

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Southlake present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Cancelled – Hurst Library – 901 Precinct Line Rd

Thursday, June 25, 2020 at 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

 

Hurst, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Hurst are pleased to welcome   Acoustic Shade for a concert on June 25 at the Hurst Library 901 Precinct Line Rd.

Acoustic  Shade is a popular 3-piece band that has been performing in and around the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex area since March of 2012. HOT vocals, great percussions, and EXTREME acoustic guitar create an unparalleled blend of voices and instruments as they perform a variety of genres including Classic-Rock, Country, Pop, and even a little R&B! Acoustic Shade’s tastefully simple and delightfully professional, entertaining performance will capture your audiences’ attention from the first song to last encore! Hit after hit, song after song! You can be sure every guest will be glad they came to your celebration.

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Hurst present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Frank Edgar Cornish IV Park in Southlake Town Square

Friday, July 3, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Southlake, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Southlake are pleased to welcome Michael Hix & The Classix for a concert on July 3, 2020 at the Frank Edgar Cornish IV Park in Southlake Town Square.

Michael, along with his band The Holla, provide an exciting, high-energy variety show, that makes audiences of all ages want to come back for more. During the show, you’ll see and hear your favorite hits performed like never before. He brings crowds to their feet and always leaves an audience wanting more.  He is one of the fastest rising entertainers in the country and his following grows with each performance.

Michael Hix is a Pop/Rock & Soul Singer, Producer, Actor, and Emcee.  For the past 15 years, Michael has been entertaining audiences all across the country.  His unique style, confident swagger, and charismatic personality has critics from all over comparing him to entertainers such as Elvis Presley, Michael Jackson, Dean Martin, Johnny Carson, Steve Martin, and Sammy Davis Jr (just to name a few).  His moves are smooth, his wit is charming, yet his presence is humble. He has performed with acts such as, Cher, Bret Michaels, Rick Springfield, Eddie Money, Loverboy, Sara Evans, George Jones, Willie Nelson, Charlie Daniels, Sugar Ray, and several others.

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Southlake present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Cancelled – Hurst Library – 901 Precinct Line Rd

Friday, July 10, 2020 at 12:15 PM – 1:15 PM

Hurst, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Hurst are pleased to welcome Big Bang Boom for a concert on July 10, 2020 at Hurst Library 901 Precinct Line Rd

Established in 2007 out of Greensboro, North Carolina, this rockin 3-piece power pop band consists of talented artists and long-time musicians Chuck Folds, Steve Willard, and Eddie Walker.  But this group doesn’t play just any ole average music…. GET THIS! These dynamic dads play parent-friendly children’s music!!!! That’s right! After 20 years of touring, Chuck, Steve and Eddie decided to expand their horizons and play for parents (like themselves) who want MORE from children’s music.  They write songs with a pop sensibility by cleverly mixing alternative, hip-hop, pop, country, and other genres to create music that parents AND children can relate to and enjoy!! Think of it as a “kid-appropriate frat party.” WHAT ENERGY!!!!

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Hurst present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Cancelled Richland Hills Library – 6724 Rena Dr.

Wednesday, July 15, 2020 at 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Richland Hills, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Richland Hills are pleased to welcome Taikodelic for a concert on July 15, 2020 at the Richland Hills,  Library 6724 Rena Dr., Richland Hills, Texas 76118.

                           Big Drums. Big Sticks. Big Sound. Big Energy!

Taikodelic is a wholly American exploration of the Japanese style of drummiing called Taiko. The group consists of performers from many backgrounds, musical and non-musical, and melds the influences within a traditional framework to manifest and express a playful sense of the power of community

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Richland Hills present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Cancelled – Hurst Library – 901 Precinct Line Rd

Thursday, July 23, 2020 at 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Hurst, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Hurst are pleased to welcome Hannah Kirby for a concert on July 23rd at the Hurst Library 901 Precinct Line Rd.

Blake Shelton said about Hannah Kirby, “The most important thing about being an artist is being different than anybody else; I don’t know anybody else that’s ever been on this stage, on this show, that’s as cut from a different cloth like Hannah is.” Her fans agreed and voted Hannah to Top 8 finalist on Season 8 NBC’s The Voice.

Hannah wasted no time releasing her genre crossing album of originals, Fire In My Soul, inspiring Middle Tennessee Music’s Josh Smotherman to write, “Hannah’s versatility and range put her on a whole other level.”
After winning the 2018 Texas Local Live Songwriter Competition performing a song from her latest release, Live at Wesley Hall, Hannah was compelled to pen more songs in her distinctive style of soulful blues-rock meets pop. She and her violin travel across the state and beyond, playing venues and festivals in Texas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Tennessee and Colorado.

Whether with her full 6-piece band, duo or trio, Hannah uplifts multi-generational audiences with songs and humor. Her performances celebrate life and love with people from all walks of life.

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Hurst present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Roanoke – Austin Street Plaza Corner of Oak & Austin St

Thursday, August 6, 2020 at 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

Roanoke, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Roanoke are pleased to welcome Johnny D & the Doo Wopps for a concert on August 6, 2020 at the Austin Street Plaza Corner of Oak & Austin St.

Johnny D (John E. Dosher) has played in a variety of venues throughout Texas since the late 70’s. His career includes piano bars, symphony halls, stadium concerts and everything in between. Johnny grew up in Louisiana and began his professional career on Bourbon Street at the age of fifteen. Before settling in Texas, Johnny traveled extensively with numerous rock, jazz and country groups. The “Johnny D and the Doo Wopps” band began when Rocky Walton, Bill Stetzer and Tim Carman needed a band to perform for their tennis club in the early ‘80’s. A little at a time, the band grew and became more popular as they began playing for other special occasions. Their sets include music from the ‘60’s and ‘70’s,  “soul music,” ‘70’s pop, and a little bit of “doo-wopp.” They are a twelve-member band with a great horn section and tight vocal harmonies.  Wherever they play, it is always fun.

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Roanoke present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Colleyville – 100 Main St.

Friday, August 7, 2020 at 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Colleyville, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Colleyville are pleased to welcome Zack King for a concert on August 7, 2020 at 100  Main St. Colleyville, Texas.

The Zack King Band has been performing their unique brand of Texas Rock across the U.S. for over 15 years.  In that time they have played with some of the most illustrious superstars in rock and country music.   They kicked off their career opening for legendary singer/songwriter Leon Russell and have since performed with the likes of Bon Jovi, Alabama, Chris Cagle, Bret Michaels, Randy Travis, Keith Anderson, Kevin Fowler, Stone Temple Pilots, Tesla, Ronnie Milsap and many more.

The NHL’s Dallas Stars have been using Zack King songs for years both at Dallas’ American Airlines Center during home games as well as in advertising and promotion for the team.   Most recently, the band’s single “What Do You Say” is being used by CBS Television in Dallas/Fort Worth to promote current programming.  Their song “Big Plan In The Southland” is the theme song for CBS’ DFW Outdoorsman featuring former Dallas Cowboy Marcus Spears.

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Colleyville present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

 

Cancelled – Watauga Public Library, 7109 Whitley Road.

Thursday, August  13, 2020, 6:30pm – 7:30pm

Watauga, TX – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Watauga are pleased to welcome Christopher McGuire & Allegro Jazz Trio for a concert on August 13, 2020 at the Watauga Public Library, 7109 Whitley Road.

Christopher McGuire has performed hundreds of acclaimed solo concerts on five continents. He has been invited as a guest artist with orchestras and prestigious chamber ensembles and also composes for his music group, D’Accord. He commands the many expressive qualities of the guitar with what one critic called “unselfconscious intensity.” His engaging performance style invites people of all ages to feel they are taking part, not just taking a seat. Audiences and critics worldwide fulfill the prediction by Andrés Segovia that “he will be appreciated and applauded everywhere

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Watauga present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists. **

Colleyville – 100 Main St.

Friday, August 14, 2020 at 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Colleyville, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Colleyville are pleased to welcome Empty Pockets for a concert on August 14, 2020 100 Main St. Colleyville, Texas.

Since the formation of Empty Pockets in early 2003, the band has emerged as the hot new Top  40- Country Variety Band in the DFW area.  The seven-member band performs hits from Country artists such as George Strait, Martina McBride, Sugarland, Faith Hill, Shania Twain, Clint Black and others.  The band also performs classic Country rock hits by favorite artists such as Eric Clapton, The Eagles and Jimmy Buffett. From Whitney’s powerhouse lead vocals to Mark’s steel guitar, Empty Pockets has something for every music fan.

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Colleyville present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Aria Amphitheater at The Marq​ Southlake   ( 285 Shady Oaks Dr, Southlake, TX 76092) – Monster Mash Event

Friday, August 14, 2020 at 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Southlake, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Southlake are pleased to welcome Big Bang Boom for a concert on August 14, 2020 at the Aria Amphitheater at The Marq​ Southlake   ( 285 Shady Oaks Dr, Southlake, TX 76092).

Established in 2007 out of Greensboro, North Carolina, this rockin 3-piece power pop band consists of talented artists and long-time musicians Chuck Folds, Steve Willard, and Eddie Walker.  But this group doesn’t play just any ole average music…. GET THIS! These dynamic dads play parent-friendly children’s music!!!! That’s right! After 20 years of touring, Chuck, Steve and Eddie decided to expand their horizons and play for parents (like themselves) who want MORE from children’s music.  They write songs with a pop sensibility by cleverly mixing alternative, hip-hop, pop, country, and other genres to create music that parents AND children can relate to and enjoy!! Think of it as a “kid-appropriate frat party.” WHAT ENERGY!!!!

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Southlake present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Austin Street Plaza Corner of Oak & Austin St

Thursday, August 20, 2020 at 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

Roanoke, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Roanoke are pleased to welcome Shade of Gray for a concert on Thursday, August 20, 2020 at the Austin Street Plaza Corner of Oak & Austin St.

Shades of Gray have celebrated the close of their first decade of rocking and rolling together and they are steam rollin’ into the next one! Some of them have crossed paths a very long time ago, as far back as college days.  The rest joined some time later but they have been together for over 13 years now, makin’ music and havin’ fun. Shades of Gray play classic rock and roll but throw in enough country and dance to keep everybody happy.

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Roanoke present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Cancelled – Hurst Library – 901 Precinct Line Rd

Thursday, August 27, 2020 7:00pm-8:00pm

Hurst, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Hurst are pleased to welcome Bruce Wood Dance for a concert on August 27, 2020 at the Hurst Library 901 Precinct Line Rd.

Bruce Wood Dance harnesses the power of contemporary dance to entertain, enrich, and heal audiences. BWD commissions new works by acclaimed and resident choreographers, produces and licenses Wood’s repertoire, and presents programs that offer profound insight into the human experience. The repertoire of BWD is transformative.  Its impact is great because it’s about the human experience- about people and their feelings.  The company transforms human nature into dance works that are relatable and relevant.

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Hurst present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Roanoke – Austin Street Plaza Corner of Oak & Austin St

Thursday, August 27, 2020 at 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

Roanoke, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Roanoke are pleased to welcome Continental Divide Band for a concert on Thursday, August 27, 2020 at the Austin Street Plaza Corner of Oak & Austin St.

Continental Divide Band is made up with 4 professional musicians that share the passion and love of playing to a live audience! Jewell King, the fiery redhead, with the voice of an angel, and the range to cover over 3 octaves, covers beautiful country tunes, as well as the heart-pounding, toe-tapping rock tunes of Janis Joplin, Stevie Nicks, Bat Bentar, Sheryl Crow, Heart,and Journey. She also covers some tunes that were big hits of some male artists, that will leave you just in awe! Put her on the stage and the party begins. She loves to interact with the audience and make them feel like they are part of the show – because without the audience – this band knows – that’s what makes them come alive on stage! All of the guys also sing and cover a wide range of artists, from classic rock tunes, to country as well. They pick out big hit songs, that you will want to sing along with & get up and dance! Come and see a show, feel alive and enjoy what the meaning of “Live Music” means!

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Roanoke present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Hurst Heritage Village Plaza – 837 W. Pipeline Rd

Thursday, September 3, 2020,  6:30 pm-8:00pm

Hurst, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Hurst are pleased to welcome Havana NRG for a concert on September 3, 2020 at Heritage Village Plaza- 832 W. Pipeline Rd.

Havana NRG’s music is a fusion of colorful rhythm and contagious energy that goes through the soul, straight to the feet… so you can dance the night away!” Havana NRG continues to be one of the strongest up-and-coming Latin orchestras of the world. They have been depicted as “a new breed of Latin band,”   that is taking their  Cuban roots to new levels of performance..

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Hurst present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Austin Street Plaza Corner of Oak & Austin St

Thursday, September 3, 2020 at 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

Roanoke, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Roanoke are pleased to welcome Vocal  Trash for a concert on September 3, 2020 at the Austin Street Plaza Corner of Oak & Austin St.

Described as, “Glee Meets Stomp”, Vocal Trash asks you to recycle your imagination as their urban themed Broadway style show energizes audiences from New York to Seattle and Las Vegas to Beijing. Their show includes world class singing, industrial drumming and award winning break-dancing. Led by producer/creator, Steve Linder and producer/choreographer, Kelsey Rae (Annie), this green minded ensemble tours globally on a relentless pursuit to bring people together. Utilizing the universal language of song and dance, this is Vocal Trash.

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Roanoke present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Cancelled – Watauga – Capp Smith Park Amphitheatre, 5800 Robin Dr.

Friday, September 4, 2020 at 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Watauga, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Watauga are pleased to welcome Cooper Jazz Project for a concert on Friday, September 4, 2020 at the Capp Smith Park Amphitheatre, 5800 Robin Dr. – outside.

The Cooper Jazz Project is a Texas based gropu of creative and innovative artists that express themselves therough the medium of music.  Their music genre is diverse and includes a vast repertoire of song selections including Smoot Jazz, R & B, Country and familiar sounds from the past and present!  This high energy band continues to take their performance to a higher level of entertainment.  Audiences are constantly amazed by their electrifying performances!        

 

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Watauga present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Aria Amphitheater at The Marq​ Southlake   ( 285 Shady Oaks Dr, Southlake, TX 76092)

Friday, September 4, 2020 at 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Southlake, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Southlake are pleased to welcome Southlake Community Band for a concert on September 4, 2020 at the Aria Amphitheater at The Marq​ Southlake   ( 285 Shady Oaks Dr, Southlake, TX 76092)

Southlake Community Band, directed by Mr. David Stone, is a concert band of more than seventy talented adult amateur musicians who enjoy playing music just for fun. The band performs regularly in the North Texas area cities Of Southlake, Grapevine, Keller, Colleyville and surrounding communities. Their concert programs range from classic band to Broadway, rousing Sousa marches to familiar children’s music.

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Southlake present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

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Southlake – TBD

Friday, September 11, 2020 at 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Southlake, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Southlake are pleased to welcome Me & My Monkey for a concert on September 11, 2020 at TBD.

For 22 years, Me & My Monkey – The Beatles Tribute has been a favorite of North Texas, with credits such as Fort Worth Main Street Arts fest (17 years in a row) Mayfest, and MANY other major music festivals, Corporations such as NEC, Six Flags Over Texas, Barnett Shale Petroleum Group, NEC, Coca-Cola, American Airlines, The Texas Rangers, The Dallas Mavericks, The Dallas Stars, Southwest Sports Group, Choctaw Nation Casinos, Golden Nugget Casino & Resort (Reno) and many others. They were also featured at International Beatles Week in Liverpool England, with 7 shows in 5 days throughout Liverpool; including The Royal Court Theater, and two performances at The Cavern Club – where the Beatles rose to fame in England. There are many other Beatles “cover” bands in north Texas and the Southwest, but Me & My Monkey is the only one that is full-on ‘Tribute’ to the Beatles. With their authentic instruments, suits, and playing the full Beatles catalog in precise detail, these seasoned veteran musicians delivers an actual sense of the Beatles Live in concert.

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Southlake present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Roanoke – Austin Street Plaza Corner of Oak & Austin St

Thursday, September 17, 2020 at 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

Roanoke, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Roanoke are pleased to welcome Empty Pockets for a concert on September 17, 2020 at the Austin Street Plaza Corner of Oak & Austin St.

Empty Pockets has emerged as one of the best Country Variety bands in Dallas / Fort Worth.  Featuring both male and female lead vocals, the band performs Top 40 country hits with some variety thrown in – something for everyone.

Their playlist covers New Country, Classic Country, and Variety Songs – from Hank Williams to Cross Canadian Ragweed, Patsy Cline to Miranda Lambert, and Stevie Wonder to Aretha Franklin.

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Roanoke present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Cancelled – Hurst Library – 901 Precinct Line Rd

Thursday, September 24, 2020 at 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Hurst, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Hurst are pleased to welcome Blue Clear Sky for a concert on September 24, 2020 at the Hurst Library 901 Precinct Line Rd – Gazebo

Blue Clear Sky appeals to country fans and non-country fans alike delivering the hits of the King of Country Music, George Strait  by combining Marty White’s dynamic vocals with a studio-quality seven piece band to create a show full of country music anthems. George Strait’s many hits – “The Chair,” “Troubadour,” “Carried Away,” Amarillo by Morning,” – and on and on are presented faithfully to the originals. The band moves seamlessly from rockers to Texas Swing to waltzes to two-steppers to honky-tonk-cry-in-your-beer songs.   

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Hurst present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Roanoke – Austin Street Plaza Corner of Oak & Austin St

Thursday, September 24, 2020 at 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Roanoke, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Roanoke are pleased to welcome Blu-Print for a concert on September 24, 2020 at the Austin Street Plaza Corner of Oak & Austin St.

BluPrint is an energetic variety dance band with strong influences in blues, funk, soul, R&B, and classic rock. From the strong vocal harmonies to the powerhouse rhythm section, and smoking guitars, Blu-Print will deliver! James Byerly created the BluPrint Band in 1997, and has successfully nurtured a group of gifted singers and talented musicians whom has performed for vast audiences all over the immediate area, as well as other cities in Texas, Louisiana, and Oklahoma. Additionally, several BluPrint Band members have performed live with many nationally-recognized Artist and Groups. BluPrint Band takes great pride in singing and playing every single note during each and every LIVE-PERFORMANCE.

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Roanoke present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

 Saginaw – Willow Creek Park Pavilion 101 Knowles Dr.

Thursday, September  24, 2020 at 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Saginaw, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Saginaw are pleased to welcome Squeezebox Bandits for a concert on Thursday, September 24, 2020 at the Willow Creek Park Pavilion – 101 Knowles Dr.

The Squeezebox Bandits sound a whole lot like Texas. Their mix of Tejano and C&W reflects the upbringing of the quartet’s co-front men, Abel Casillas and Vincent Saldivar, who met as teenagers while playing a benefit concert at a jail in Fort Worth. The two grew up in the predominantly Hispanic North Side under the influence of a tapestry of cross-cultural music.

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Saginaw present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Aria Amphitheater at The Marq​ Southlake   ( 285 Shady Oaks Dr, Southlake, TX 76092)

Friday, September 25, 2020 at 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Southlake, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Southlake are pleased to welcome Fin City for a concert September 25, 2020 at the Aria Amphitheater at The Marq​ Southlake   ( 285 Shady Oaks Dr, Southlake, TX 76092).

Fin City – Playing Buffett, Beach, & Beyond… A 6-piece band from north Texas playing Jimmy Buffett, beach music, & a mix of classic rock and country with a sound and feeling that parrotheads or anyone that loves the beach can enjoy. Started several years ago as a Buffett tribute band covering Jimmy’s songs and tunes he covers; Fin City expanded later to include a broad mix of songs that fit the beach-vibe… trop rock, gulf & western, and surf. This makes them the perfect band for any festive occasion… The band can play a generous mix of Buffett, beach, or beyond, keeping beach bums AND land lovers happy with fun classics to get you off your seat and your feet moving.

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Southlake present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Cancelled – Watauga – Capp Smith Park Amphitheatre, 5800 Robin Dr.

Saturday, September 26, 2020 at 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

Watauga, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Watauga are pleased to welcome Escape for a concert on September 26, 2020 at the Capp Smith Park Amphitheatre, 5800 Robin Dr. – outside.

          Escape is a Dallas based band performing a musical tribute to the arena rock super group JOURNEY.  Since 2006, Escape has been performing all over the DFW Metroplex and beyond to packed venues where the crowds love to sing along and dance to the timeless music of Journey, both old and new.  The ladies love the ballads, the guys love the rockers, and everyone loves to sing and dance to the songs! The band, Escape is considered to be a staple for the DFW music scene!

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Watauga present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Hurst Library – 901 Precinct Line Rd

Thursday, October  8, 2020 at 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Hurst, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Hurst are pleased to welcome Vocal Trash for a concert on October 8, 2020 at the Hurst Library 901 Precinct Line Rd  – Gazebo.

The Vocal Trash family is made up of five very different, yet likeminded individuals. Each member brings his or her special talents to the mix. This “faith based” group is also proud to point out they are drug, smoke, and alcohol free. They enjoy bringing a good clean family show, worthy of the Disney Channel. Kelsey, the team’s vocal star, adds “we try and stay accessible to our fans, they are the heart and soul of our success.  “VT’s commitment to their fan base is further demonstrated by the constant interaction with them on stage and off. Chris Norwood says, “If we didn’t love what we do, it just wouldn’t be worth the long hours. The positive feedback from all of our fans makes it worthwhile.”

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Hurst present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Richland Hills Library – 6724 Rena Dr.

Thursday,  October 15, 2020 at 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Richland Hills, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Richland Hills are pleased to welcome Boitumelo for a concert on Thursday, October 15, 2020 at the Richland Hills Library 6724 Rena Dr., Richland Hills, Texas 76118.

          Boitumelo means HAPPINESS in the South African language of Tswana…and it is also one of North Texas’s undisputed TOP OF THE LINE multi-cultural music experiences. Focusing on the folk music of South Africa that was launched by the late internationally recognized singer/activist Miriam Makeba in the mid 1960’s. Boitumelo is a group of musicians that teach and share as they perform, a solid band with plenty of experience working with all ages. Boitumelo’s unique relaxed style appeals to any audience.

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Richland Hills present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Aria Amphitheater at The Marq​ Southlake   ( 285 Shady Oaks Dr, Southlake, TX 76092)

Friday, October 16, 2020 at 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Southlake, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Southlake are pleased to welcome Big Cities Outlaw for a concert on October 16, 2020 at the Aria Amphitheater at The Marq​ Southlake  ( 285 Shady Oaks Dr, Southlake, TX 76092).

Big City Outlaws is the hardest-hittin’ country rock band in Texas! This band jumps the fence from country to top 40 all night long! Their one-of-a-kind show has crowds’ two-stepping, line dancing, AND club dancing to current popular music as well as classic hits.

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Southlake present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Aria Amphitheater at The Marq​ Southlake   ( 285 Shady Oaks Dr, Southlake, TX 76092) – Monster Mash Event

Friday, May 15, 202 at 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Southlake, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Southlake are pleased to welcome Southlake Community Band for a concert on May 15, 2020 at the Aria Amphitheater at The Marq​ Southlake   ( 285 Shady Oaks Dr, Southlake, TX 76092) – Monster Mash.

Southlake Community Band, directed by Mr. David Stone, is a concert band of more than seventy talented adult amateur musicians who enjoy playing music just for fun. The band performs regularly in the North Texas area cities Of Southlake, Grapevine, Keller, Colleyville and surrounding communities. Their concert programs range from classic band to Broadway, rousing Sousa marches to familiar children’s music.

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Southlake present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

 Saginaw – Willow Creek Park Pavilion 101 Knowles Dr.

Thursday, October 22,  2020 at 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Saginaw, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Saginaw are pleased to welcome 3 Fools on 3 Stools for a concert on Thursday , October 22, 2020 at the Willow Creek Park Pavilion – 101 Knowles Dr.

3 Fools on 3 Stools, Doc Wesson, Jim Richmond and Steve Stewart are a dynamic trio delivering great music, BIG FUN and a crowd-pleasing show with every performance. This interactive production combines their distinctive musical skills with fast wit and sidesplitting humor to create an experience an audience won’t forget. 3 Fools serve entertaining stylings of Texas music, original songs and classic tunes to boot! Their matchless charm stands out in a fully integrated performance involving the audience on every level—from funny songs, to interactive jokes, contest games and prizes. 3 Fools never miss an opportunity to play with their audience, who soon join in on the fun adding up to one Texas-sized party! 3 Fools on 3 Stools are the perfect blend of great music, savvy wit and animated personalities that keep your foot tapping and your belly laughing!

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Saginaw present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Southlake – Aria Amphitheater at The Marq​ Southlake   ( 285 Shady Oaks Dr, Southlake, TX 76092) – Monster Mash Event

Friday, October 23, 2020 at 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Southlake, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Southlake are pleased to welcome Southlake Community Band for a concert on October 23, 2020 at the Aria Amphitheater at The Marq​ Southlake   ( 285 Shady Oaks Dr, Southlake, TX 76092) – Monster Mash.

Southlake Community Band, directed by Mr. David Stone, is a concert band of more than seventy talented adult amateur musicians who enjoy playing music just for fun. The band performs regularly in the North Texas area cities Of Southlake, Grapevine, Keller, Colleyville and surrounding communities. Their concert programs range from classic band to Broadway, rousing Sousa marches to familiar children’s music.

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Southlake present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Richland Hills Library – 6724 Rena Dr.

Thursday, November 5, 2020 at 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Richland Hills, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Richland Hills are pleased to welcome Taikodelic for a concert on November 5, 2020 at the Richland Hills,  Library 6724 Rena Dr., Richland Hills, Texas 76118.

                           Big Drums. Big Sticks. Big Sound. Big Energy!

Taikodelic is a wholly American exploration of the Japanese style of drummiing called Taiko. The group consists of performers from many backgrounds, musical and non-musical, and melds the influences within a traditional framework to manifest and express a playful sense of the power of community

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Richland Hills present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Hurst Library – 901 Precinct Line Rd

Thursday, November 19, 2020 at 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Hurst, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Hurst are pleased to welcome Trinity River Ramblers for a concert on November 19, 2020 at the Hurst Library 901 Precinct Line Rd.

Americana with an edge…Trinity River Rambler originals combined with the great sounds of Waylon Jennings, Fleetwood Mac, Wilson Pickett, The Allman Brothers, The Stray Cats, The Rolling Stones, Amy Winehouse, and other American classics.

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Hurst present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

 Saginaw – Willow Creek Park Pavilion 101 Knowles Dr.

Thursday, December 08, 2020 at 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Saginaw, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Saginaw are pleased to welcome Concert Bells of Ft Worth for a concert on Tuesday, December 08, 2020 at the Recreation Center 633 West McLeroy blvd.

           Concert Bells of Fort Worth is a community ensemble of advanced hand bell ringers whose broad repertoire, musicality and advanced range of ringing techniques have thrilled and delighted audiences across North Texas.

Founded in 1998, the ensemble is dedicated to musical excellence through artistic hand bell performance. Its yearly spring concert series and holiday concerts, held throughout the Dallas-Fort Worth  metroplex, have been described as having achieved that “elusive balance of technique and musicianship.” The ensemble’s hand bell artistry is on display in its Christmas CD, “Holiday Favorites.”

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Saginaw present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Cancelled – Watauga Public Library, 7109 Whitley Road.

Thursday, December 10,  2020  6:30pm – 7:30pm

Watauga, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Watauga are pleased to welcome N. Central Ballet for a concert on December 10, 2020 at the Watauga Public Library, 7109 Whitley Road.

The North Central Ballet Company will perform a rendition of the holiday favorite, The Nutcracker.  The Company is the resident company of the North Central School of Ballet and is a member of the Southwestern Regional Ballet  Association, Regional Dance America, The Arts Council of Northeast Tarrant County and the Dallas Dance Coucil.  Founded in 1993, the North Central Ballet is dedicated to promoting the art of ballet and fostering opportunities for young dancers to develop their talents in professional atmosphere of live stage performances.

 

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Watauga present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Hurst Library – 901 Precinct Line Rd

Thursday, December 17, 2020 at 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Hurst, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Hurst are pleased to welcome Concert Bells of Ft. Worth for a concert on December 17, 2020 at the Hurst Library 901 Precinct Line Rd.

Concert Bells of Fort Worth is a community ensemble of advanced handbell ringers whose broad repertoire, musicality and advanced range of ringing techniques have thrilled and delighted audiences across North Texas.

Founded in 1998, the ensemble is dedicated to musical excellence through artistic handbell performance. Its yearly spring concert series and holiday concerts, held throughout the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, have been described as having achieved that “elusive balance of technique and musicianship.” The ensemble’s handbell artistry is on display in its Christmas CD, “Holiday Favorites.”

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Hurst present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Hurst Library – 901 Precinct Line Rd

Saturday, December 19, 2020 at 2:00 PM-3:00 PM

Hurst, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Hurst are pleased to welcome Concert Bells of Ft. Worth for a concert on December 19, 2020 at the Hurst Library 901 Precinct Line Rd.

Concert Bells of Fort Worth is a community ensemble of advanced handbell ringers whose broad repertoire, musicality and advanced range of ringing techniques have thrilled and delighted audiences across North Texas.

Founded in 1998, the ensemble is dedicated to musical excellence through artistic handbell performance. Its yearly spring concert series and holiday concerts, held throughout the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, have been described as having achieved that “elusive balance of technique and musicianship.” The ensemble’s handbell artistry is on display in its Christmas CD, “Holiday Favorites.”

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Hurst present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.