The Coppell Arts Center adds four shows to its summer program
The temperatures are warming up, as is the Coppell Arts Center’s summer program! Four events are scheduled for the summer season, including live music, family entertainment, etc. Blues Brothers tribute band Briefcase Blues will kick off June with an energetic performance on Saturday, June 11 at 7:30 p.m., followed by a performance by The Four C Notes, who will recreate the iconic sounds of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons. Saturday July 16 at 7 p.m.
Illusionist Rob Lake’s awe-inspiring magic show will dazzle parents and children in two performances on Sunday, August 28 at 2 p.m. and 6 p.m., and dynamic bluegrass band Damn Tall Buildings, originally scheduled to play earlier this year , will perform at the Arts Center on Friday, September 9 at 7:30 p.m. All four events will take place in the main lobby of the new Coppell Arts Center (505 Travis Street, Coppell, TX 75019). Tickets are on sale now at www.CoppellArtsCenter.org • 972-304-7047.
SUMMER 2022 OVERVIEW
June 11, 2022 • 7:30 p.m.
Tickets are $25.
Briefcase Blues is the only “Jake and Elwood” tribute that’s been around since 1983! Audiences will be treated to an evening of electric entertainment featuring audience interaction, world-class musicians and the same awesome music the original Blues Brothers were known for. Backed by a dedicated 8-piece band with a horn section, this tribute band will put on a powerful and energetic show for audiences of all types – true to the original act!
The four C notes
July 16, 2022 • 7 p.m.
Tickets are $30.
Enjoy the iconic sounds of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons with The Four C Notes tribute band! This 90-minute show features everyone’s favorite hits: “Sherry”, “Big Girls Don’t Cry”, “Walk Like A Man”, “Can’t Take My Eyes Off Of You”, “Workin’ My Way Back To You”. (Babe), “Let’s Hang On”, “Oh, What A Night (December 1963)” and many more! Dressed in matching vintage outfits, with clever choreography and Jean Michel Coppola’s (Jersey Boys) legitimate and in-depth knowledge of this music, The Four C Notes lends an authenticity to their performance that similar tribute bands simply can’t match…anywhere!
The magic of Rob Lake
August 28, 2022 • 2 p.m. and 6 p.m.
Tickets are $37.
Named “The World’s Greatest Illusionist” by NBC, Rob Lake is internationally recognized for his spellbinding and award-winning spectacular illusions. His mind-blowing illusions and magic tricks continue to dazzle and entertain millions on network television, in Times Square, the Vegas Strip, Atlantic City, Atlantis Bahamas, and to sold-out audiences. in casinos, arenas and theaters around the world. His amazing original illusions are uniquely presented as impressive large-scale storytelling!
September 9, 2022 • 7:30 p.m.
Tickets are $30.
Known for their totally immersive and truly electrifying performances, this unique group explores more modern production while staying true to their moving storytelling and heart-pounding grooves. Whether sharing lead vocals and instrumental solos or blending their vocals in loose, joyous harmony, the four members of Damn Tall Buildings (guitarist/lead vocalist Max Capistran, bassist/lead vocalist Sasha Dubyk, violinist/vocalist Avery Ballotta and banjoist/vocalist Jordan Alleman) blend elements of bluegrass, blues, roots-rock and vintage swing to create a captivating and energetic sound.
ABOUT THE COPPELL ART CENTER
Located in the heart of Coppell’s Old Town, the Coppell Arts Center serves as the anchor entertainment venue for the new commercial and residential district. The center is home to five resident art companies: the Ballet Ensemble of Texas, Coppell Community Chorale, Coppell Creatives, Coppell Community Orchestra, and Theater Coppell.
Featuring six multi-purpose halls, the 30,000 square foot facility offers a diverse mix of performances, productions and events. The 442-seat main hall hosts concerts and touring productions, the 196-seat Black Box Theater creates opportunities to experience intimate theatrical productions, and the 2,000-square-foot multi-purpose ballroom provides space for the citizens of Coppell to gather for art exhibitions and nightlife events. The Cherie and Jim Walker Pavilion at the Grove Performance Plaza provides outdoor community space for special events with views of Old Town Coppell.
The center is part of the city of Coppell’s 30-year plan to provide citizens with world-class entertainment and nightlife. It was built and designed by Corgan Architects in collaboration with Schuler Shook and Jaffe Holden. For more information, visit www.coppellartscenter.org or find us on Facebook and Instagram. Join the conversation by following #coppellartscenter and #oldtowncoppell.