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WOODSTOCK — The musical legacy circle back to the Hudson Valley as “Groovin’: Return to the Summers of Love” plays the Bearsville Theatre on Saturday, Aug. 25, at 9 p.m.
Each individual show pays tribute to the icons of music’s past with a common theme that often brings audiences back to the ‘60s.
The current line up includes Mick Jagger, Eric Burden, Dusty Springfield, Van Morrison, Ian Anderson, Robert Plant, Felix Caveliere, Mamas & The Papas, Janis Joplin, Jim Morrison, Joe Cocker, Grace Slick, John Fogerty, David Clayton Thomas, Gayle McCormick, Burton Cummings and Linda Ronstadt.
There are 17 acts performing in a show that promises to be nearly three hours in duration. This show’s theme takes the crowd back to the ‘60s, recreating the British Invasion, the Monterey Pop Festival and the famous Woodstock Festival.
“Groovin’: Return to the Summers of Love,” performed at the Deckstock Festival earlier this month at the Golden Nugget casino in Atlantic City. Ticket costs range from $20 to $30 each.
Groovin’ is scheduled to return to Proctors in Schenectady on Thursday, Nov. 15. The November show billed as “Groovin’: Classic Rock Hall of Fame Legends” will benefit the Blue Star Mothers of America. For tickets and information about this show, visit proctors.org.
— Michael Hallisey
Michael Hallisey is managing editor of Spotlight Newspapers.