Sisters of Swing: The Story of the Andrews Sisters

Date: 
Friday, July 19, 2019 - 7:00pm

Event Description

Minnesota-born sisters LaVerne, Maxene and Patty Andrews began their recording career in the ‘30s and rose to stardom entertaining American GIs in WWII. Follow these remarkable women and their winding pathway to success which gained them more top 10 hits than the Beatles! This show includes over 20 hit songs (like “Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy”) that’ll have you bouncing in your seat! Also included are preshow exhibits with WWII memorabilia, and a swing dance after each Saturday show. Audio-Description available Saturday, July 20.

The Show is conceived and written by Beth Gilleland and Bob Beverage, based on an idea by Ron Peluso, with musical arrangements and continuity by Raymond Berg, Directed by Joy Donley, with musical direction by Michael Pearce Donley.

Tickets: $10 - $30

**This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Metropolitan Regional Arts Council, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.
 

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EVENT LOCATION INFORMATION

Bruentrup Heritage Farm
2170 East County Road D
Maplewood

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CONTACT INFORMATION

Contact Name: Joy Donley
Contact Phone: 9524547344
Contact Email Address: director@maplewoodhistoricalsociety.org

 

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