Public Can Trade a New or Gently Used Musical Instrument For Free Tickets to Manilow’s June 21st Concert
[Sioux City, IA—June 10, 2013] – Direct from Broadway, following a critically acclaimed sold out run on New York’s Great White Way, Barry Manilow, the undisputed #1 Adult Contemporary Artist of all time, brings his “Manilow In Concert” Direct from Broadway concert to cities around the nation.
“THE MAGIC IS BACK!” The New York Times
“THE JOINT IS JUMPING!” The New York Post
“UNDENIABLY EXCITING AND FUN!” The New Yorker
“YOU CAN’T HELP BUT DANCE IN THE AISLES!” Entertainment Weekly
Don’t miss this unprecedented concert in Sioux City at the Orpheum Theatre June 21st as Manilow performs songs from his massive catalog of hits. From “Mandy” to “I Write the Songs” to “Copacabana (At The Copa)” and so many more. Manilow’s Broadway show has become as legendary as the man himself.
The pop icon is also donating a Yamaha piano to launch a local instrument drive for the Sioux City Public Schools. Anyone who donates a new or gently used musical instrument at the Tyson Events Center Box Office will receive 2 free tickets (valid for pre-selected seat locations) for Manilow’s June 21st concert in Sioux City, IA.
“I’m thrilled to be able to help bring the gift of music to these kids,” states Manilow.
The Tyson Events Center will be the base for the instrument drive in Sioux City, from now through June 21st. The instrument drop off location is open between 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Monday through Friday.
“We are honored to partner with the Manilow Music Project to provide instruments for students in need.” stated Dr. Paul Gausman, the Superintendent of the Sioux City Schools. “We work diligently to provide comprehensive instruction to all students, and we celebrate that the arts are a part of our instructional focus. Our students will truly benefit from the generosity of the Manilow Music Project.”
The Manilow Music Project (MMP) is part of The Manilow Fund for Health and Hope. It was formed as a grass roots organization to assist local charities and programs. Its primary focus is to provide musical instruments to high schools and middle schools and to provide music scholarships at universities throughout the US, Canada, and the UK. More information on the Manilow Music Project can be found at http://www.manilowmusicproject.org/.
Tickets are available online at Manilow.com or Ticketmaster.com, in person at the Tyson Events Center Box Office, or by calling 1-800-745-3000.
With worldwide record sales exceeding 80 million, Barry Manilow is ranked as the top Adult Contemporary chart artist of all time with a staggering 50 top 40 hits. Manilow has produced, arranged, and released over 40 albums over the course of his career.