• EMMA’S 41ST SEASON KICKS OFF SEPTEMBER 21 WITH NEIL BERG

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    August 26, 2019
    ST. AUGUSTINE, Florida (August 21, 2019) – EMMA Concert Association presents Neil Berg’s Fifty Years of Rock and Roll on Saturday, September 21 at 7:30 p.m. at Lewis Auditorium at Flagler College. With a cast consisting of both stars from Broadway's greatest rock musicals as well as incredible Rock and Roll singers, Neil Berg shares the often unknown stories from the fifty-year history of the music that changed the world forever. 

    Neil Berg’s Fifty Years of Rock and Roll brings fascinating stories and groundbreaking music with tributes to iconic rock stars including Chuck Berry, Little Richard, Elvis Presley, Ray Charles, Buddy Holly, Bob Dylan, Frankie Valli, The Beatles, Aretha Franklin, The Who, Elton John, Stevie Wonder, Billy Joel, Fleetwood Mac, and more.

    “We aim to start each season with popular music to entice people to come to one of our concerts and learn more about our organization,” said Joanne Everett, President of EMMA Concert Association. “Neil Berg is a patron favorite as we had him in our 2017-2018 season and can’t wait to welcome him back to kick off our 41st season.”

    NEIL BERG is the composer/co-lyricist of the award-winning new rock musical THE 12, written with Pulitzer Prize/Tony-winning playwright, Robert Schenkkan. His other shows include the new Broadway-bound musical Grumpy Old Men, the hit Off-Broadway musical The Prince and the Pauper, Tim and Scrooge, and The Man Who Would Be King. Neil is the creator/co-producer of the #1 Broadway touring concert in America, Neil Berg’s 100 Years of Broadway, as well as Neil Berg’s 50 Years of Rock & Roll, and Neil Berg’s Pianomen. He is the co-producer of the Off-Broadway Alliance Award-Winning revival of Closer Than Ever. Learn more at neilberg.com.  

    EMMA Concert Association performances are held at Lewis Auditorium at Flagler College, 14 Granada Street, downtown St. Augustine. Tickets are $40 per person. Price for children and students with school ID is $5 per concert. Tickets can be purchased at emmaconcerts.com, by phone 904-797-2800, or by email EMMAinfo@bellsouth.net. Follow on Facebook @emmaconcerts and Instagram @emma_concerts