Ford’s Colony Dance Band FREE Performance on Veteran’s Day Nov 11, 2021
On November 11th, Veteran’s Day, at 7:30 pm, the Ford’s Colony Dance Band will perform a Salute to the 76th Anniversary of the End of World War II”. It will be at the Williamsburg Regional Library Theater (515 Scotland Street)! We are recreating Benny Goodman’s weekly radio broadcasts, with war correspondent updates from the battle field between 1939 to 1945.
You’ll hear songs like: Glen Miller’s “Sunrise Serenade”; Tommy Dorsey’s “Hawaiian War Chant”; Artie Shaw’s “Begin the Beguine”; and the Andrew Sisters singing “Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy”.You’ll experience what life in America was like during the war.
Admission is free – donations accepted. Face masks are recommended! Hope to see you there! More info on FB EVENT
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