The Jersey Shore Pops Continues Their Popular Concert Series music series with hits from Broadway
Linda Gentille & The Jersey Shore Pops are proud to continue their popular 2015 Summer Concert Series at the Middle Township PAC with “Back to Broadway” starring Joseph Lustig on Saturday, August 8th at 7:00 PM. The show will also feature conductor Linda Gentille, JSP Vocal Stars Jacklyn Buckingham, Michelle English and the popular mother daughter Dueling Violin team.
Joseph Lustig has been a professional entertainer for over 30 years, with special emphasis on leading roles in musical theater productions including “The Sound of Music,” “Brigadoon,” “The Fantasticks,” “Jesus Christ, Superstar,” “City of Angels,” and Sondheim’s “Company” and “Passion.” The Rise and Fall of Edward R. Murrow” in New York.
Joseph has also appeared in nightclubs including The Gardenia and The Rose Tattoo in Los Angeles and San Francisco’s famed Plush Room. A six-month contract as Julian Marsh in “42nd Street” on a cruise ship led to 15 years performing on luxury cruises around the world. A lyric baritone and classic leading man, Joseph now makes his home in San Francisco, California.
The Jersey Shore Pops is a big band orchestra with string section, modeled after the orchestras of the Frank Sinatra era which featured a string section along with the bid band sounds. The orchestra was founded by entertainer and conductor Linda Gentille in 2009. The orchestra features 25 of the finest New Jersey musicians either born or based in New Jersey and has become the most popular orchestra at the shore and an attraction for tourists from all over the east coast for the past 6 years. Many Philly Pops fans patronize the Jersey Shore Pops Summer Concert Series when the Philly Pops is on vacation during the summer months.
The final shows for the 2015 season will be:
– Saturday, August 22 at 7:00 PM: Vegas to Broadway starring Mark Preston
– Saturday, December 12 at 3:00 PM: White Christmas with The POPS starring JSP Musicians
To purchase tickets to any Jersey Shore Pops Concert, please call the JSP Ticket Office at 800-838-3006. You can choose your own seats online by going to www.JerseyShorePops.org. The theater is located at 212 Bayberry Ave, off exit 10 off the Garden State Parkway. There is convenient and free parking at the facility and it is handicapped accessible.