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The Crooner Starring Ray Covington

Start time 2024-09-07 5:00 am
Finished Time 2024-09-07 10:00 am
Address 310 East 38th Street

The Crooner Starring Ray Covington: Volume One of the Grio Concert Series

An Introspective Journey Through Music and History

Join us for an unforgettable evening as Ray Covington presents The Crooner, a musical journey exploring the African-American experience from the 1950s through the 1990s. This captivating performance highlights the incredible talents and trailblazers who defined multiple eras through their music and stories.

A Timeline of Triumphs and Tribulations

Follow “The Crooner” as he navigates the complexities of life, experiencing the pain of war, loss, and poverty, as well as the joy of love, triumph, romance, and passion. Ray Covington’s versatile and dynamic performance brings these stories to life, making this show a unique and inspiring experience.

Educate and Inspire

This concert offers a grand opportunity to educate young people, particularly African-Americans, about the history and impact of incredibly talented African-American men. Don’t miss this chance to be part of a musical journey that is both entertaining and enlightening.

Event Details

  • Dates: Saturday, September 7 and Sunday, September 8
  • Times: 5pm and 8pm shows
  • Duration: Approximately 2 hours, including a 15-minute intermission
  • Location: Sabathani Community Center Auditorium, 310 East 38th Street, Minneapolis
  • Tickets: In advance $30, $40, $50; at the door $35, $45, $55

Doors open an hour before showtime. No same-day online ticket sales.

Exclusive VIP Access

The first 25 tickets purchased for each show will receive:

  • Ray Covington’s new CD, Raydemption
  • Event poster
  • Signed 8×10 inch picture

Reserve your spot today and be part of this magical musical experience!