PMN Artists in Residence Tour Southern New England and NYC

11/26/2017 9:37 AM | Tom Smith (Administrator)

Charlie King & Rick Burkhardt – PMN Artists in Residence for the 2018 Winter Gathering in Boston – are doing a tour of Southern New England and NYC. Both are award winning songwriters and performers who bring to social commentary a passion for comic insight and a well-turned phrase. Edgy harmonies, incendiary lyrics, powerful instrumentation and theatrical hijinks!

Rick Burkhardt is an Obie-award-winning playwright, composer, director, songwriter, and accordionist for The Prince Myshkins. His plays have been produced by New York Theater Workshop, LaMama, and the American Repertory Theater. He is joined by vocalist/harmonist extraordinaire Jermaine Golden.

Charlie King is a songwriter, musical storyteller and political satirist. He has been at the heart of American folk music for more than half a century & is the 2017 recipient of the Phil Ochs Award. His songs have been recorded and sung by Pete Seeger, Holly Near, Ronnie Gilbert, John McCutcheon, Arlo Guthrie, Peggy Seeger, and Chad Mitchell.

Read more on Rick and Charlie.

Tour Dates

Wednesday, Nov. 29th, 7PM

LGBT Asylum Benefit Concert

Trinity Church 17 Severance Street Shelburne Falls MA 01370

$10 donation (no one turned away, all proceeds go to the Asylum project.)

LGBT Asylum is a welcoming community in Worcester, MA to support the basic human needs of LGBTQI people seeking asylum in the United States.

Thursday, Nov. 30th, 7PM

House Concert in Seekonk MA (15 minutes from Providence)

Limited seating - RESERVATIONS REQUIRED. $20 donation

RSVP! Debbie@billharley.com and let us know how many tickets you need.

Friday, Dec. 1st, 7:30PM
Annual Haley House Boston Concert

Haley House Bakery Cafe, 12 Dade Street, Dudley Square Roxbury, MA 02119

Seating is limited so please come early & join us for a delicious dinner.

Saturday, Dec. 2nd, 8 PM NYC Concert

Peoples Voice Cafe

Please tell your friends in the New York City Metropolitan Area

Sunday, Dec. 3rd, 7PM

Concert at Unitarian Universalist Society of Greater Springfield

245 Porter Lake Dr. Springfield, MA 01106 Tickets at the door only: $15.

Contact Verne McArthur

For more details check out their gigs calendar.


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