Looking Ahead: Chris Botti and Charlotte Squawks Open in Charlotte This Week!
It’s official: June is here and it’s only going to get hotter. Escape the heat and attend some amazing shows this week!
The hilarious squawkers return to the stage in Charlotte Squawks: The 11th Glower, which plays Friday, June 5 through June 28 in Booth Playhouse at Blumenthal Performing Arts Center. In addition, on Saturday, June 6, Grammy Award®-winning trumpet player Chris Botti will perform in Belk Theater at Blumenthal Performing Arts Center.
What is Charlotte Squawks? It’s “Saturday Night Live” meets Broadway meets our beloved Queen City! Celebrating the 11th edition of Squawks, the creative team of Mike Collins and Brian Kahn collaborate with the area’s most talented performers to make fun of pop culture, sports, life and politics — both local and national. We could tell you what you should expect, but part of the fun of the show is anticipating who and what will be squawked! Get tickets to Charlotte Squawks by clicking here. (Official hashtag: #11thGlower)
Chris Botti is the best selling jazz instrumental artist in the U.S. today, and his success has crossed over to pop audiences. A popular PBS artist, Botti has worked Frank Sinatra, Sting, Paul Simon, Michael Bublé, Joni Mitchell and Andrea Bocelli. Hear why he and his trumpet hold multiple Grammys, gold and platinum records and the hearts of millions of music lovers. Get tickets by clicking here. (Official hashtag: #CLTmusic)
Don’t miss either of these shows. Visit BlumenthalArts.org for information these and other upcoming shows.