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2014 Homecoming Show Tickets on Sale August 15

Date:  October 18, 2014

Time:  7:30 pm

Summary:  Maze with Frankie Beverly will highlight the 2014 Homecoming Concert for WSSU Saturday, October 18, at 7:30 pm in the LJVM Coliseum in Winston-Salem. The concert will also include performances by Ledisi and Joe Torry.

Description:

Maze with Frankie Beverly will highlight the 2014 Throwback Homecoming Concert for Winston-Salem State University on Saturday, October 18, at 7:30 p.m. in the Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Winston-Salem.  The concert will also include performances by Ledisi and Joe Torry.

Tickets will go on sale Friday, August 15, at 10 a.m. at www.ticketmaster.com, Ticketmaster outlets, charge-by-phone at 1-800-745-3000, the Greensboro Coliseum box office and Bridger Field House box office.

As the founder of Maze, Frankie Beverly has created one of R&B's most consistently popular bands with more than 30 hit singles, nine of which have been Top 10 R&B charted songs including the classics "Running Away," "Love is the Key," "Can’t Get Over You" and "Silky Soul."  Eight of the groups 10 albums also have gone gold.

Ledisi has earned eight Grammy nominations, including three for her albums "Pieces of Me" and for "Gonna Be Alright."  Besides being known as an R&B and jazz recording artists and songwriter, Ledisi has also made a name for herself as an actress.

Joe Torry gained national recognition as a comedian when he was tapped to host Def Comedy Jam.  Prior to that, however, he was racking up acting credentials in movies and television.  He continues to be a dual threat with his standup comedy and his acting abilities.


Categories:  Performing Arts: Music, Arts and Events, Community Connections, Alumni

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