First Saturday Family Concert Series * Family Season Pass
World-renowned artists in music, dance and circus are produced monthly in Santa Cruz, by Tandy Beal & Company. The Family Season Package (our BEST DEAL) includes 4 tickets for EACH show for the full spring series for only $140! That's less than $10/ticket and a guaranteed 4 months of the most uplifting experiences you can imagine!
All shows run from 11:00am-12:00 noon and are held at the Santa Cruz County Veterans Memorial Building located at 846 Front St. in downtown Santa Cruz, California, every first Saturday from February through May.
Consider making a DONATION during checkout to ensure children and families in need receive free tickets.
February 7th at 11:00am * Linda Tillery and the Cultural Heritage Choir *
The Cultural Heritage Choir is a Grammy © nominated, percussion driven, vocal ensemble. Linda Tillery's vision is to research, record and perform the music of the African diaspora. Ms. Tillery has been both a singer and percussionist for Taj Mahal, Bobby McFerrin, Holly Near, Eric Bibb, and many others. Performing together since 1992, the Cultural Heritage Choir creates dynamic rhythms and sparkling energy on stage. Their vocals are lush and vibrant; their performances are interactive and uplifting.
"What makes our concerts fun for kids is that they can really get involved in the music. We teach them rhythms, get them singing, clapping and dancing so it feels more like a party than a concert."
Buy tickets for Linda Tillery and the Cultural Heritage Choir - First Saturday Family Concert Series (February 7)
March 7th at 11:00am * Keith Terry's Crosspulse Percussion Ensemble *
Keith Terry's Crosspulse educates and entertains with rhythm-based, intercultural music and dance, active participation and engaging humor. Body Music (clapping, snapping, stepping and vocalizing) is music you can see, dance you can hear. Featured on PBS, CBS and NPR.
"...a crossing of cultures, a blurring of boundaries at its most sensitive, most humanistic, and most magical." National Public Radio
Buy tickets for Keith Terry's Crosspulse Percussion Ensemble - First Saturday Family Concert Series (March 7)
April 4th at 11:00am * Micha Scott Dances! *
A new company directed by Micha Scott, former soloist for Garth Fagan (choreographer for Lion King). A high octane dancer herself, Ms. Scott creates work that delivers a fast paced, rhythmic and fun concert.
"Ms. Scott is a powerhouse...she exudes enthusiasm and energy..." NY Chronicle, Rochester.
Buy tickets for Micha Scott Dances! - First Saturday Family Concert Series (April 4)
May 2nd at 11:00am * The Magic Carpet *
A World Dance Showcase featuring Corazon en Flor (Ballet Folklorico from Mexico), John and Nancy Lingemann (Tango from Argentina), Corazon de Americas (Folkloric Dance from Bolivia), Luh Anderawati (folk and court dance from Bali, Indonesia), Shakti Bhakti (Odissi dance from Orissa, India). Come to this dazzling world of dance and music and you don't even need a visa!
"The Magic Carpet was fantastic! Every performer was inspiring and joyful and our children and teachers were thrilled." Elementary School Principal
Buy tickets for The Magic Carpet - First Saturday Family Concert Series (May 2)
Santa Cruz County Veteran's Memorial Building
846 Front Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
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