Tuesday, August 18, 2020

CENTER PLAYERS “OFF STAGE” PRESENTS THE OAKLEY BRIARPICKERS OLD TIME FOLK CONCERT

THE OAKLEY BRIARPICKERS OLD TIME FOLK CONCERT

WHEN: Friday, August 21st, at 8pm
WHERE
: streaming
TICKETS: free
Registration via email is required to access this event; go to www.centerplayers.org to access the link. While the event is free, donations are greatly appreciated.

Center Players Dessert Theater continues its online programming with a broadcast of a free Old Time Folk concert featuring the Oakley Briarpickers & Friends.

The performance will be hosted by local musicians Richard Smith and Denise Warren. The Oakley Briarpickers is an Old Time Music band based in Freehold which performs fiddle tunes, reels, waltzes, Civil War era songs, square and contra dance tunes and old mountain songs. Old Time was the root of bluegrass and country music, dating back to the 1600s. 

Celebrating its 19th season at Center Playhouse, Center Players is a respected, award-winning organization, presenting high quality, engaging productions featuring local talent in downtown Freehold. In addition to their signature plays, the group also sponsors free play readings and other special events and offers dinner and theater packages with several local restaurants.