Region’s Performers Come Together to Help ArtsQuest Launch ‘SteelStacks’ Lunch Break Noontime Concert Series

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BETHLEHEM, PA—Singer-songwriters Carly Moffa and Dina Hall, popular indie rock act Slingshot Dakota and other local and regional performing artists are coming together to help the nonprofit ArtsQuest launch the new “SteelStacks Lunch Break” mini-concert series starting today. The concerts, which take place at noon, will feature local and regional artists who perform at SteelStacks and Musikfest offering mini-sets streamed live via the SteelStacks Facebook page. The first group to ‘take the stage’ is popular Jimmy Buffett tribute Jimmy & The Parrots today at noon.

The SteelStacks Lunch Break series is part of the growing list of music and arts-related content ArtsQuest is sharing with the community via ArtsQuest@Home to keep people connect through the arts as everyone works from home and practices safe social distancing. Confirmed upcoming SteelStacks Lunch Break shows are listed below; additional artists will be announced in the coming days.

  • Thursday, March 26:               Jimmy & The Parrots
  • Friday, March 27:                    Slingshot Dakota
  • Monday, March 30:                 Dina Hall
  • Wednesday, April 1:               Carly Moffa

Launched March 20, ArtsQuest@Home features a variety of curated and original content aggregated by ArtsQuest to offering engaging, entertaining and educational music and art-related content via diverse digital platforms. Live streaming concerts by Musikfest and SteelStacks performers streamed from the artists’ homes and studios, movie talks with the staff of the Frank Banko Alehouse Cinemas, livestreamed ArtsQuest Toddler Storytimes and ‘Improvised Standup’ comedy programming are among the many other highlights.

The ArtsQuest@Home page will be updated daily, so ArtsQuest patrons and arts enthusiasts should check back regularly for the latest additions. While programming content is free, some programs, such as the Improvised Standup, require advance registration. Please visit www.artsquest.org/athome for dates, times and sign-ups.

 

Information provided to TVL by:
Mark Demko, ArtsQuest
http://www.artsquest.org/