Black Jacket Symphony: AC/DC's Back In Black Set For Sept. 15

Monday, May 7, 2018

The Black Jacket Symphony returns to the Tivoli Theatre to perform AC/DC's Back in Black album in its entirety on Sept. 15 at 8 p.m.  Doors will open at 7 p.m. 

Tickets are $35 and $25 (plus applicable fees) and available here beginning Friday at 10 a.m. 

Review for the Black Jacket Symphony: 

The Black Jacket Symphony offers a unique concert experience by recreating classic albums in a live performance setting with a first class lighting and video production. A selected album is performed in its entirety by a group of handpicked musicians specifically selected for each album. With no sonic detail being overlooked, the musicians do whatever it takes to musically reproduce the album. Following the album and a brief intermission, the Black Jacket Symphony returns to the stage to perform a collection of greatest hits by the evening's artist. 

For more info on The Black Jacket Symphony or to view videos of past performances, visit blackjacketsymphony.com or facebook.com/blackjacketsymphony.


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