Ticket sales for new Musikfest Cafe shows at the ArtsQuest Center will begin on Tuesday, October 14th to Medici, Steel, Platinum and Gold ArtsQuest members, Wednesday, October 15th to Silver & Bronze members and Friday, October 17th to the Public. All sales dates listed above start at 10:00am. NOTE: a 5% City Amusement Tax (not to exceed $1.50 per ticket) now in effect..
Blast Furnace Room
Ted Vigil's John Denver Tribute
Tickets: $20 - $25 ($7 per ticket Service/Facility Fee +5% City Amusement Tax additional) Cabaret Seating Fans of the John Denver won’t want to miss Ted Vigil’s tribute to the legendary singer-songwriter. Vigil, who performs for audiences across the country, looks and sounds like Denver, recreating all his hits including “Take Me Home Country Roads,” “Thank God I’m a Country Boy,” “Rocky Mountain High” and “Sunshine on My Shoulders,” live in concert. $10 per person food & beverage minimum on all table and bar seating.
Tickets: $24 - $34 ($7 per ticket Service/Facility Fee +5% City Amusement Tax additional) Cabaret / SRO Layout On the 30th anniversary of its release in 1984, The Wailers will be touring the US in 2014, performing the iconic album Legend in its entirety. Named by Time Magazine as the "Best Album of the 20th Century" and #46 on Rolling Stone Magazine's 500 Greatest Albums of All Time, Legend is also the best-selling reggae album of all-time, with over 30 million copies sold worldwide. $10 per person food & beverage minimum on all table and bar seating.
Tickets: $25 - $30 ($7 per ticket Service/Facility Fee +5% City Amusement Tax additional) The hard-touring, guitar-slinging Ana Popovic blends smoking electric funk and slide guitar, jazzy instrumentals and a tight blues groove with soulful, feminine vocals. Add to the mix her incredible stage presence, and you have an irresistible force in the world of contemporary blues. Over the past two years, Popovic has appeared on the cover of Vintage Guitar, Guitar Player's Gear Guide, American Blues Scene and more. Nearly all of her albums have made it to the Top 5 of the Billboard Blues Charts and are played regularly on U.S. radio. $10 per person food & beverage minimum on all table and bar seating.
Tickets: $28 - $42 ($7 per ticket Service/Facility fee & 5% City Amusement Tax additional) Cabaret Seating Former Allentown resident Rick Braun will make his return to the Musikfest Cafe for a 7:30 p.m. performance as a preview to the annual Berks JazzFest. The songwriter, composer and musician, now a resident of Los Angeles, has been delighting fans with his jazz music for decades. During his career, Braun has collaborated with Boney James and performed with artists such as Rod Stewart and Sade. He also co-wrote REO Speedwagon’s hit "Here with Me," featured on the band’s 1988 record The Hits. Braun’s most recent recording is “Can You Feel It,” released this summer. $10 per person food & beverage minimum on all table and bar seating.