Rockapella "Motown and More"
Fri, 5 Oct 12 8:00 PM
Wilson Hall Auditorium
A Forbes Center for the Performing Arts presentation, Rockapella is one of the world's most sophisticated and lasting pop vocal groups. What began as an enthusiastic a cappella quartet at Brown University has evolved into a worldwide phenomenon: a high-energy quintet with a full-band sound that is a meld of rock and a cappella. Best known for its theme song "Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego?" Rockapella captivates audiences with its dynamic stage presence, dance moves, comic interludes and impeccable timing. Rockapella's latest show "Motown & More" includes many audience favorites and pays tribute to the music of Motown with unique versions of hit songs from The Jackson 5, Stevie Wonder, The Temptations and more. With multiple award-winning CDs, Rockapella has acquired millions of fans around the globe, making it acappella's finest touring group today.
For tickets, check http://www.jmu.edu/jmuarts/ or call (540) 568-7000.