Thursday, March 7, 2013

JERSEY JAZZ DIVAS SERIES OPENS WITH CONCERT, WORKSHOP

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Divas_Poster_SMALLPart of The Divas of Jersey Jazz Concert Series

Carrie Jackson & Her Jazzin’ All-Stars LIVE

WHEN: Friday,  March 15, 2013 ~ 7:30 PM
WHERE: Barron Arts Center, 582 Rahway Avenue Woodbridge
TICKETS: FREE with suggested donation of $5.00
Reservations Essential: call 732.634.0413

The Barron Arts Center and The Middlesex County Cultural & Heritage Commission present Carrie Jackson & Her Jazzin’ All-Stars part of The Divas of Jersey Jazz—a predominantly concert-based arts series focusing on the NJ female jazz vocalist.

carriesquareMs. Jackson is a NJ based vocalist and is considered one of the most consistently interesting singers in the metropolitan tri-state area. She is one of the top jazz, cabaret and blues artist’s around today. Carrie combines jazz originals, standards, pop/blues tunes and open improvisation in an adventurous, genre-bending style that’s inspirational and original.

The Divas of Jersey Jazz Concert & Workshop Series is a predominantly concert based arts series focusing on the tradition of NJ female jazz vocalist. The series is sponsored by The Woodbridge Township Cultural Arts Commission with the support of Mayor John McCormac. Funding has been made possible in part by The Middlesex County Cultural and Heritage Commission through a grant provided by The New Jersey State Council on the Arts / Department of State; a partner agency of the National Endowment for the Arts.

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The Barron Arts Center is located at 582 Rahway Avenue in Woodbridge, NJ.

Gallery hours (when exhibiting) are Monday thru Friday 11 A.-4 PM; Saturday and Sunday 2 PM-4 PM

About the Barron Arts Center – Woodbridge Township’s Center for the Arts
The Barron Arts Center, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, recently celebrated its 135th Anniversary. With the support of the Woodbridge Township Cultural Arts Commission and under the direction of Cynthia Knight, the Barron Arts Center offers programming to the public free of charge.

Donations are appreciated and are essential to the continuation of free quality arts programs and exhibits. The Barron Arts Center always accepts donations for The Mayor’s Food Bank & The Woodbridge Animal Shelter