The annual Midwinter Night's Blast concert will take place Wednesday, Feb. 21 and Thursday, Feb. 22 at 7 p.m. in Roddy Theater.
This fun evening showcases the talents of The Nighthawks and includes faculty band members Bernard Fertal (bass and vocals), Takisha Haynie (lead vocals), Christine Lau (strings), John Lecce (guitar and vocals), and Kenneth Parks (keyboard and vocals); retired faculty member Pete Robinson (guitar and vocals); community band members Burnard Tate (drums) and Frank Bumpass (saxophone); and student backup singers Sam Crouse, Charlie Hooks, Jonyca Jiao, and Skylar Taylor.
Tickets are $5 in advance and $10 at the door. All proceeds go to the Jamaica Education Fund, which supports educational needs for children in Kingston, Jamaica.
The Nighthawks are pictured above: (front row, left to right) Skylar Taylor, Jonyca Jiao, Sam Crouse and Charlie Hooks; (back, left to right) Takisha Haynie, John Lecce, Pete Robinson, Kenneth Parks and Burnard Tate. Not pictured are Bernard Fertal, Christine Lau and Frank Bumpass.