Zzak G. Applaud Our Kids Foundation to present ‘Let Them Dream Big Concert’ –
May 10, 2022
Zzak G. Applaud Our Kids Foundation to present “Let Them Dream Big Concert”
By Joanne Collella
In just five years, the Zzak G. Applaud Our Kids Foundation has placed hundreds of children and young adults in performing arts studios and connected them with art teachers, directly funding their classes so that they can pursue their ambitions in vocal or instrumental music. , dance and theatre. On Sunday, May 22 at the Vogel in the Count Basie Center for the Performing Arts at Red Bank, the nonprofit will present an afternoon of inspiration and entertainment at the “Let Them Dream Big Concert” to celebrate five years of creativity. , kindness and connection through the performing arts. Join us as children funded by the foundation take to the stage and share their talent, along with the acclaimed AOK Performance Group and some special guests. Doors open at 2 p.m., show starts at 3 p.m. Tickets are available for $35 and $25, with a limit of eight tickets per mailing address.
Special guests will include Layonne Holmes, a popular singer who spans multiple genres, has extensive stage and studio experience, and continues to expand her horizons by working with a variety of talents. She currently leads The Motor City Revue, a 12-piece Motown soul tribute band, and sings for Jon Bon Jovi’s solo project, Jon Bon Jovi & The Kings of Suburbia, as well as the Matt O’Ree Band. She is a member of Tim McLoone & The Shirleys and is a volunteer musician for Holiday Express, McLoone’s New Jersey-based nonprofit volunteer organization. EĐĐIE, the talented winner of the Zzak G. AOK Foundation 2021 Step into the Spotlight Soiree & Talent Competition; the exciting duo DOMENICO & Viiq; as well as a fabulous ballroom dancing show from Fred Astaire Dance Studio – Marlboro.
For updates and to order tickets, visit TheBasie.org/events/let-them-dream-big-at-the-vogel. Would you like to make a difference by providing students with access to the performing arts? Become a sponsor or purchase an event poster ad by contacting Jodi Grinwald at [email protected]