Annual ‘Rockestra’ show features hits from the 80s
— A rare combination of rock music, orchestral instruments and singers will take center stage when Cecil College Music and Theatre presents “Rockestra 2016: Pour Some 80s on Me” at 7 p.m. Aug. 4 and 5, in the Performing Arts Hall of the college’s Elkton Station.
A year after celebrating the 90s, Cecil students and
faculty members are looking forward to playing songs from the decade of excess with an energetic and animated performance.
Tickets, which are $15, and $5 for students and seniors, can be purchased by phone at 410-287-1037 or online at www.milburnstone. org. If the concerts are not sold out ahead of time, tickets can also be bought at the door, at 107 Railroad Ave. in Elkton, by cash or check.
Cecil College’s Performing Arts Program offers Associate of Arts degrees in music, music/voice and theatre performance/acting. The program helps students prepare for transfer to fouryear colleges, initial employment, or career advancement in the performing arts. Check out the program at facebook.com/CecilCollegePerformingArts.
Last year, community members and Cecil College students performed hits from the ‘90s in “Rockestra: Smells Like the ‘90s.” This weekend, the college presents “Rockestra 2016: Pour Some 80s on Me.”