There are some GREAT upcoming performances at the Jones Hall summer series. Beat the summer heat by catching one of these shows- great for everyone!
The Music of David Bowie — June 11, 7:30pm
Presented by Houston Symphony. From the Houston First Theater’s website: The unexpected death of flamboyant rock legend David Bowie has turned our Summer Series at Jones Hall opener into a poignant celebration of the artist’s unforgettable sounds. Join frontman Brody Dolyniuk, the Houston Symphony, along with a full rock band on a stunning musical odyssey that showcases the incredible range of Bowie’s astounding career. This summer event features his mega hits, like “Space Oddity,” “Changes,” “Under Pressure,” “Heroes,” “Rebel Rebel,” “Fame,” “China Girl” and more.
Raiders of The Lost Ark — July 1, 7:30pm
Presented by Houston Symphony. From the Houston First Theater’s website: The film that gave the world one of its greatest movie heroes, Indiana Jones, is back and better than ever before as part of our Summer Series at Jones Hall! Relive the magic with the amazing adventures of Raiders of the Lost Ark live on the big screen when the Houston Symphony performs John Williams’ score in its entirety. Help us celebrate the film’s special 35th anniversary with this epic event.
The Men of Motown – July 16, 7:30pm
Presented by Houston Symphony. From the Houston First Theater’s website: Motown founder Berry Gordy created a legendary American sound that emerged out of Detroit, which led to the fame and dominant radio airplay of acts like The Jackson 5, The Temptations, Stevie Wonder, The Four Tops and Marvin Gaye. Joining us for our Summer Series at Jones Hall is the spectacularly soulful vocal quartet, Spectrum. These men, who are performing alongside the Houston Symphony, are bringing their R&B, pop and funk talents to hits like “Get Ready,” “Boardwalk,” “I’ll Be There” and “My Girl.” Our program also features medleys celebrating The Four Seasons and The Righteous Brothers.
As always, stop by the Bistro for drinks before (or after) or make dinner reservations with us here, or by calling 713-237-2754.