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Band Shell Season Extends Performances into September

By August 31, 2021No Comments2 min read

Entertainment at St. Ann Center’s north side band shell will continue into September, making up for earlier cancelations due to weather. Indaba Nights is set for 6:30-8:30 p.m., the first three Wednesdays of the month at the center’s Bucyrus Campus, 2450 W. North Ave.

The band shell, located at St. Ann Center for Intergenerational Care-Bucyrus Campus, offers a covered, wheelchair-accessible audience space, plus lawn seating. Guests are encouraged to bring lawn chairs or blankets. Food trucks will also be at the venue.

The September entertainment lineup includes:

September 1:
6:30 p.m. The Festival City Symphony String Trio—violinists Ellen Willman and JoAnn Haasler and cellist Marti Kriefall—will play a mix of music, including classical, pop, ragtime and show tunes.

7:30 p.m. Sorry, We’re Open, an acoustic-based rock group influenced by the likes of Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash and the Rolling Stones, takes pride in their unique arrangements of classic songs that invite audience participation.

Sorry, We’re Open


September 8:
6:30-8:30 p.m. Nite N’ Day Band offers an evening of soulful, swinging music—from Aretha Franklin to Billy Holiday and Lionel Richie to The Temptations. Sit back and enjoy the R&B and Motown sounds of Bobby Jiles, playing sax and piano and vocalizing with Julie Thompson on bass and JC on guitar.

Nite N’Day Band


September 15:
6:30 p.m. Milwaukee Youth Symphony Orchestra spotlights talented students who are the future of jazz in Milwaukee and the world. Buckle up for jazz favorites, performed on trumpet, keyboard, bass and drums.

7:30 p.m. The New 25 Band
To get regular updates on the summer performance season, visit; or For more information, contact Gloria Miller at 414-210-2428.

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