Carpenter Performing Arts Center


Sunday Afternoon Concert Series

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Urban Renewal Project

The Urban Renewal Project
Big Band Legacy from Swing to Samples

Sun., Oct. 2, 2016 at 2 p.m.


This LA-based band fearlessly pulls the big band sound of yesteryear into the 21st century using all the instruments from that bygone era to create a signature sound that blurs the boundaries between pop, soul, jazz, & hip-hop. Their Carpenter Center debuts pays homage to Duke Ellington and Count Basie with a funky mix that promises to captivate!

Jive Aces Holiday Show

Jive Aces Holiday Show

Sun., Nov. 27, 2016 at 2 p.m.


Kick off the holidays as The Jive Aces deck the hall with high energy music, wild stage show, and irresistible humor! The UK’s No.1 jive and swing band performs energetic renditions of Christmas Classics and fresh arrangements of classics—from such greats as Louis Prima, Bobby Darin, Dean Martin and more—leaving the audience cheering!

Mona Golabek

Mona Golabek
The Pianist of Willesden Lane

Sun, Mar. 12, 2017 at 2 p.m.


Mona Golabek intertwines some of the world’s most beloved piano music in this poignant tribute to her remarkable mother, Lisa Jura, as she shares the true story of how the young Jewish pianist escaped Nazi-controlled Austria and triumphed through her talent.

Four by Four

Four by Four
A Tribute to The Beach Boys • The Bee Gees • Motown

Sun., Apr. 30, 2017 at 2 p.m.


A stellar cast of four sensational entertainers perform the hits from four of the most iconic musical styles in pop music history! This Vegasstyle revue is complete with fun costumes, and choreographed production numbers like “Twist and Shout,” “Stop in the Name of Love,” “Surfin’ USA, “Stayin’ Alive,” and more!