TAC has a full fall calendar – The Troy Messenger
The Troy Arts Council returns to its long-standing commitment to providing Troy, Pike County and the surrounding areas with exceptional live musical entertainment.
Bill Hopper, President of TAC, said that after much thought and reflection, the TAC Board of Directors has made the decision to continue to provide the community with the same high quality musical experiences that it has offered since 1972.
“Although this past year has been extremely difficult for all of us as we have experienced changes in our lifestyles and losses from COVID-19, the TAC Board of Directors decided it was time to come back. to provide our community with exceptional live music entertainment, ”said Hopper. “The decision to resume our concert series was not taken lightly and we will do everything possible to ensure a healthy and safe environment for the audience and the performers.”
The TAC Board of Directors has met several times during this year and has hosted a variety of concerts for the remainder of this year and early next year,
Hopper said all of TAC’s performances are eagerly awaited, however, the December 1 “Shelia Jackson & Friends” concert has become a holiday tradition.
“The ‘Sheila and Friends’ concert is scheduled for December 11, 2021,” Hopper said. “Last year Shelia and the TAC performed their gig virtually and it was a tremendous success. Mont’s television channels
gomery and Dothan, as well as Troy University, gave viewers the opportunity to be a part of this experience. The concert was also a hit on social media platforms.
Other musical experiences are planned for the fall: the Jazz Collective, August 24; Troy Jazz One, September 23; Sail on: A tribute to the Beach Boys, October 4; Chanticleer, October 10; Vintage Vixens, November 9; and the US Army Band, November 10, presented by Troy University.
Hopper said there will be additional events identified as soon as the dates are finalized. All events will be open to the entire community and tickets will not be required. Reserved seating will be provided for ATC 2020 members.
“As we look forward to 2022, the board has confirmed several events as well as many pending,” Hopper said. “We thank our community of loyal partners and look forward to seeing everyone again for a fun filled fall 2021 season. “