Jim Quick & Coastline, Robert Lee Smith & The Original Tams and The Embers will perform at the Givens Performing Arts Center on Friday, April 26, 2013, at 8 p.m. as part of the Broadway and More Series.
Put on your dancing shoes as Jim Quick & Coastline, Robert Lee Smith & The Original Tams and The Embers call in summertime. Award-winning Robert Lee Smith & The Original Tams have recorded 10 albums and still play to sellout crowds around the world. The band has a string of hits including "What Kind Of Fool Do You Think I Am," "Lied To Your Daddy", "Hey Girl Don't Bother Me" "Laugh It Off" and “Be Young, "Be Foolish, Be Happy".
The Embers created the soundtrack for endless summers. The South Carolina Rhythm & Blues Hall of Fame inductees opened for the Rolling Stones, played the Olympics, President Clinton's inauguration and Pepsi released a commercial performed by The Embers to the title tune of their new CD, "Beach Music".
Artist or in person, Jim Quick is the kind of guy you genuinely want to call a friend. With the charm only a true Southerner can possess, he brings his talent to the stage with a quick-witted, knee-slapping sense of humor coupled with the clear sincerity of his love for his craft. Quick has released more than 11 albums including his newest, DOWN SOUTH. Jim has been a gracious recipient of the Carolina Music Awards “Entertainer Of The Year Award” – nine tim
Tickets: $25, $20, $15* / $12 child or student / $5 UNCP student / $15 Faculty or Staff / Public Service Providers Night - Call for discount
*$15 seats for each show may be limited visibility (obstructed view), depending on the set up of the stage for each individual show and this is not determined until the stage is set day of show. These seats are in sections 1, 5, 6 & 14.
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