WHEN: January 19, 2020, 3 PM
WHERE: Brook Arts Center, 10 Hamilton St., Bound Brook
TICKETS: $10 (if purchased by January 18)
The Brook Orchestra under the direction of Thomas Vacca, will present selections by Grieg, Beethoven, Elgar and Schubert at the Brook Arts Center. The featured piece will be Schubert’s Unfinished Symphony.
The concert is Vacca’s debut performance at the Brook, however, he is certainly not new to wielding the baton, as he has conducted the Rutgers Sinfonia, Ravina Youth Symphony, and the Princeton Charter School Orchestra.
The Brook Orchestra is the theater's resident orchestra and offers affordable quality musical entertainment for all ages.
Three of NYC’s most hilarious comedians will take you on a journey of laughter about finding love, being in love, relationships, marriage and more!
Headlined by Adam Oliensis, an actor and comedian whose new album, “Aged Whine” is playing on Sirius XM Radio 99. Adam explores the lessons he’s learning from his wife and especially from his children, along with the adjustments that genuine adulthood is forcing upon his world view.
Tanael Joachim, a standup comedian raised in Haiti was recently featured on Good Day New York on FOX. Tanael has a very laid back, smooth, and conversational style and he jokes about race, society’s idiosyncrasies, and the inherent contrast between life in Haiti and America.
Stephanie Holmes was featured at Caroline's Comedy Club, as a finalist in "The New York's Funniest" Contest for The New York Comedy Festival. She has also recently been featured in Cover Girl's "Stand Up for Beauty" with Aisha Tyler. Stephanie's style of comedy is quirky, insightful, political, and shocking.
TICKETS: $20 online at www.brookarts.org . $25 at the door. Every advance ticket receives a 15% of coupon at Mama Rosina’s Ristorante and Bar. Make your reservation early! Our doors open at 7 pm, grab a seat, get a drink and laugh with us!
Human Wheels – John Mellencamp Tribute Band
WHEN: February 15 at 8pm
Rock with us at the Brook Arts Center as Human Wheels plays the classics of John Mellencamp. Now in their 20th year, Human Wheels continues to play more Mellencamp in one night than Mellencamp himself.
This six-piece band of incredibly talented musicians has long prided themselves in sounding incredibly like John Mellencamp and his band. Close your eyes and listen, you won’t be disappointed. They will rock classic Mellencamp hits from the 70’ -90’s.
These seasoned musicians have played such popular venues as BB Kings Blues Club in Times Square, Indiana Live Casino near Indianapolis, (Mellencamp's home turf), and many more across the east coast. Enjoy classics like Pink Houses, Jack & Diane, Hurts So Good, I Need a Lover, Small Town, R.O.C.K. in the U.S.A., Authority Song, Cherry Bomb, Rain on the Scarecrow, Paper in Fire, Lonely Ol’ Night, and many more!
Tickets are available at www.brookarts.org.