2017 Guest Performances!
Sunday, March 19th at 2:00pm
Monroe Crossing dazzles audiences with an electrifying blend of classic bluegrass, bluegrass gospel, and heartfelt originals. Their airtight harmonies, razor sharp arrangements, and on-stage rapport make them audience favorites.
Saturday, March 25th at 7:00pm
Pushing Chain plays original songs, covers of classic artists like Bob Dylan, Tom Waits, and Nina Simone, and some fresh new takes on old folk songs. The duo also features tight harmonies and a gonzo approach which keeps performances fresh and exciting.
A Mad Breakfast
Friday, March 31st at 7:00pm
Saturday, April 1st at 2:00pm & 7:00pm
Sunday, April 2nd at 2:00pm
One of the funniest one-acts ever written. Hilarious farce dealing with what happened when Jones and Miss Brown, practical jokers, told each of the guests at their boarding house that Mr. Long, a wealthy visitor, was especially interested in their individual hobbies. Long is told the house is an insane asylum. The results are a riot.
Encore’s After-Tax Folk & Bluegrass Showcase
Saturday, April 22nd at 7:00pm
Bluegrass music by some of the best musicians in the area. Join Bill & Kate Isles along with Porcupine Creek.
Tonic Sol Fa
Sunday, July 9th at 6:00pm
Tonic Sol-fa in Concert (Encore Guest Performance) – Don’t miss the opportunity to see this Emmy Award winning a cappella ensemble with multi-million selling compositions. Tonic Sol-fa has earned a reputation as America’s premier vocal group. Building a loyal fan base with sold-out national tours – and now seen widely on public television.
Holidays with the High 48s
Sunday, December 17th at 2:00pm
Since forming in 2006, The High 48s have been making music that combines the soulful sound of classic bluegrass with a modern attitude, original songs and a wide range of influences far beyond Bill Monroe, the Stanley Brothers, and Flatt and Scruggs.