Chantae Cann

top Billboard jazz singer

November 02, 2019

Saturday at 8pm

Main Stage Theater

Chantae’s music blends the exploratory sounds of Jazz with the feel good vibes of Soul, which makes for a mixture that is quite enticing. It is her heart’s desire to simply inspire, uplift and encourage the lives of others through music.

The Doo Wop Project

greatest music in American pop and rock history.

November 22, 2019

Friday at 8pm

Main Stage Theater

The Doo Wop Project begins at the beginning, tracing the evolution of Doo Wop from the classic sound of five guys singing tight harmonies on a street corner to the biggest hits on the radio today.

Believe – Voices of Virginia

presented by The Governor's School of America

December 06, 2019 to December 08, 2019

Friday and Saturday at 7:30pm; Sunday at 2pm

Main Stage Theater

The show is a celebration of the Norfolk-Kitakyushu Sister City Relationship and celebrates 60 years of popular music including Classic rock, pop, soul, Motown and more. 

Jae Sinnett: Zero to 60

A Holiday Quartet

December 14, 2019

Saturday at 8pm

Main Stage Theater

This event will feature Jae’s original music as well as original arrangements of beloved holiday classics.

Dan Tepfer: Natural Machines

world-renowned jazz pianist

January 18, 2020

Saturday at 8pm

Main Stage Theater

In an exceptional melding of man and machine, Dan Tepfer uses the Yamaha Disklavier piano to bring together his world-class pianism with his background in physics and programming.

The Hunts

Alternative Folk

February 01, 2020

Saturday at 8pm

Main Stage Theater

Known for their harmony-laced take on alt-folk, The Hunts are a Chesapeake, Virginia-based band of seven siblings who’ve been playing music together almost their entire lives.

Cross That River

untold story of the Black West

February 08, 2020

Saturday at 7:30pm

Main Stage Theater

The unsettled West of the 1860s provides a new life and new dreams for Blue, a run-away slave, who escapes from slavery to Texas to become one of America’s first Black Cowboys. This compelling tale of freedom integrates fiction with historical fact, and each song presents a different page in this complicated chapter of American History.

EmiSunshine

Critically acclaimed singer songwriter

May 23, 2020

Saturday at 7:30pm

Main Stage Theater

With music described as “old-timey,” the East Tennessee native adds her own unique contemporary blend of roots music that is equal parts Americana, Bluegrass, Gospel, Blues, and Jazz. Critics have compared her to a young Janis Joplin, Iris Dement, and Dolly Parton.

Alexis Cole Trio

Award Winning Jazz artist

June 27, 2020

Saturday at 8pm

Main Stage Theater

Award-winning jazz vocalist Alexis Cole may be the most talented singer to ever hold a top-secret military clearance.