FUTURE BLUE SKY CONCERTS

Friday // Oct. 26, 2018 

Orpheum Theatre, Foxboro, MA  (Not an OCC Show)
Bluegrass Concert: Four Bridges & Bill Thibodeau Band
For bluegrass and roots music enthusiasts this is a rare opportunity to see these two great New England bands in Foxboro.

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 7:30 pm
Tickets $15 advance, $20 at door

Circle of Friends Coffeehouse, Franklin, MA

Rose Garden Coffeehouse, Mansfield, MA

Marilyn Rodman Performing Arts Center, Orpheum Theatre, Foxboro, MA

Mass Music and Arts Society (MMAS), Mansfield, MA

Proctor Mansion Inn, Wrentham, MA

Boston Area Coffeehouse Association (BACHA), for a list of area folk music coffeehouses and a schedule of concerts

 
 
 

Friday // March 20, 2020 

Marilyn Rodman Performing Arts Center (Orpheum Theatre), Foxboro, MA  (Not an OCC Show)
Tom Paxton & The DonJuans
Tom Paxton, one of the great songwriters of his time, has become a voice of his generation, has performed thousands of concerts around the world, and has received many awards, including several Grammy nominations. The DonJuans are a musical duo comprised of two Grammy Award-winning songwriters, Don Henry and Jon Venzer. The three of them have had their songs covered by Harry Belafonte, Neil Diamond, Ray Charles, John Denver, and many others.


Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 7:30 pm
Tickets $30 (reserved seats)

Friday // Oct. 12, 2018 

Lutheran Church of Our Redeemer, 212 Main St. (Rt. 140), Foxboro, MA  (Not an OCC Show)
Jonathan Edwards (with Tom Snow)
Warm as summer sunshine, real as the truth, intimate as a long overdue visit between old friends … such is a Jonathan Edwards concert.  Four decades into a stellar career of uncompromising musical integrity, the man simply delivers, night after night – songs of passion, songs of insight, songs of humor, all rendered in that pure and powerful tenor which, like fine wine, has only grown sweeter with age.

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 7:30 pm
Tickets $35 advance, $40 at door

Sunday // Oct. 27, 2019 

Upper Lobby, Marilyn Rodman Performing Arts Center, Foxboro, MA  (Not an OCC Show)
Kristina Vaughan
A French singer-songwriter based in Paris, influenced by musicians like Sinead O'Connor and Tori Amos, with music that explores the art of loving, accompanying herself on keyboard.

Doors: 5:30 pm / Show: 6:00 pm
Tickets $15

OTHER AREA MUSIC & PERFORMANCE VENUES

PAST BLUE SKY CONCERTS

Sunday // July 29, 2018 

Orpheum Theatre, Foxboro, MA  (Not an OCC Show)
The Brothers Four
One of the few pioneers of the "folk revival" of the 1970s still performing today. Their musical  million-sellers include Greenfields, Yellow Bird, Try to Remember, Across the Wide Missouri, and The Green Leaves of Summer.  Current members are Mike McCoy, Karl Olsen, Mark Pearson (who joined in the late 1960s), and founding member Bob Flick.

Doors: 6:30 pm / Show: 7:00 pm
Tickets $35 advance, $40 at door

Thursday // May 9, 2019 

Orpheum Theatre, Foxboro, MA  (Not an OCC Show)
Che Apalache (Bluegrass/Latingrass)
Che Apalache is a four-man string band based in Buenos Aires with members from Argentina, Mexico and the United States. The group’s founder is Joe Troop (fiddle), a North Carolinian multi-instrumentalist, singer-songwriter and composer who moved to Argentina in 2010. Pau Barjau (banjo), Franco Martino (guitar) and Martin Bobrik (mandolin) combined with Joe to form a bluegrass band incorporating Latin American styles into their repertoire, evoking images from Appalachia to the Andes.

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 7:30 pm
Tickets $20 (reserved seats)

Saturday // Feb. 15, 2019 

Marilyn Rodman Performing Arts Center (Orpheum Theatre), Foxboro, MA  (Not an OCC Show)
Everly Brothers Experience featuring the Zmed Brothers
Since 2016, brothers Zachary and Dylan Zmed with their partner and drummer Burleigh Drummond have been performing internationally to enthusiastic crowds to honor the memory of America's greatest Rock 'n' Roll singing sibling duo, the Everly Brothers.

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 7:30 pm
Tickets $20 (reserved seats)

Thursday // Sept. 5, 2019 

Upper Lobby, Marilyn Rodman Performing Arts Center, Foxboro, MA  (Not an OCC Show)
"Ragtime" Jack Radcliffe & Sherman Lee Dillon
Two masters of country blues. Jack is a master of traditional country blues and ragtime & stride piano. Sherman is a powerful blues performer from Mississippi.

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 7:30 pm
Tickets $15

Sunday // May 24, 2020 

Marilyn Rodman Performing Arts Center (Orpheum Theatre), Foxboro, MA  (Not an OCC Show)
Ted Vigil, John Denver Tribute
Ted is an award-winning singer, songwriter and tribute artist. He performs internationally, and wows the crowd, selling out theatres everywhere. A typical comment is "I can't believe how much he looks and sounds like John Denver." 


Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 7:30 pm
Tickets $35 (reserved seats)

UPCOMING SHOWS AT OTHER VENUES

This is a non-profit, volunteer-run series of music events
at the Original Congregational Church, Wrentham, Massachusetts, Wheelchair Accessible
(but the sanctuary has no bathroom & is not wheelchair friendly)

Sunday // Oct. 20, 2019 

Marilyn Performing Arts Center (Orpheum Theatre), Foxboro, MA  (Not an OCC Show)
Molsky's Mountain Drifters
Molsky's Mountain Drifters packs a punch with three of the most captivating performers in the most recent generation of Old-Time and American Roots music. The band features Bruce Molsky, (Grammy nominated, revered Old-Time music ambassador and Berklee College of Music Visiting Scholar) along with guitar genre bender Stash Wyslouch (of the Deadly Gentlemen) on guitar and vocals, and master of the clawhammer banjo, Allison de Groot (of The Goodbye Girls).

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 7:30 pm
Tickets $20 (reserved seats)