Note: Due to an unexpected illness, this special 175th anniversary event has been postponed and will be rescheduled. Once details are available, we will update this page.
Celebrate American music with vocalists Jack Waddell and Deborah Dutcher, stars of Mark Twain the Musical, at The Park Church in Elmira.
Sat, November 27, 2021 (cancelled)
3:00 PM – 4:30 PM EST Free
Jack Waddell, basso profundo star of Mark Twain the Musical, returns to Elmira to sing a program of American Spirituals and songs from the Musical. Co-star, Deborah Dutcher and special guest pianist, Ed Clute, and accompanist Charlotte Cook will join Mr. Waddell. This free concert celebrates music and Elmira's history as a stop on the Underground Railroad and a place where Mark Twain wrote his most famous novels. The event is hosted by The Park Church to close out its 175th year as a congregation and will underscore its founding principle of social justice and its contemporary vision of being an active partner in Elmira’s renaissance. Following CDC Covid guidelines, please pre-register with contact information on Eventbrite and bring your mask with you.