June 7, 2021
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Barter Theatre Announces Casting of Summer Concert Series
ABINGDON, Va.— Barter Theatre announces the casting of its summer concert series; Music at the Moonlite.
The first two concerts of the series, Doo-Wop at the Drive-In and Barter Sings Broadway, will feature members of Barter’s Resident Acting Company. These concerts will take place on the Moonlite Drive-In Stage beginning July 16.
Doo-Wop At the Drive-In, featuring Ashley Campos, Kim Morgan Dean, Hannah Ingram, and Zoë Velling will begin July 16th.. This concert will feature “feel-good hits from the 1950’s and beyond.”
Barter Sings Broadway begins performances on July 30 and features Barter Resident Company members Sean Campos, Kim Morgan Dean, Justin Tyler Lewis, and Zoë Velling. This concert will feature songs from Broadway hits including The Sound of Music, The Phantom of the Opera, My Fair Lady, Grease, The King & I, and Wicked.
Barter Theatre is encouraging patrons to utilize the Moonlite field for pre-show tailgates, and is now offering contactless carside concession delivery.
Doo-Wop At the Drive-In
Friday, July 16, 9:00pm
Saturday, July 17, 9:00pm
Friday, July 23, 9:00pm
Saturday, July 24, 9:00pm
Barter Sings Broadway
Friday, July 30, 8:50pm
Saturday, July 31, 8:50pm
Sunday, August 1, 8:50pm
Friday, August 6, 8:50pm
Saturday, August 7, 8:50pm
Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased online at www.bartertheatre.com or by calling the Barter box office 276-628-3991.
About Barter Theatre
Barter Theatre, the nation’s longest running professional theatre, is located in Abingdon, Virginia. The theatre opened in 1933 during the Great Depression. Founder Robert Porterfield offered patrons admission to the theatre by bartering food and livestock. Barter Theatre was designated as the State Theatre of Virginia in 1946. It exists today as one of the last year-round professional resident repertory theaters remaining in the United States. Barter Theatre is funded in part by The Virginia Commission for the Arts and The National Endowment for the Arts.