An Evening with Patricia Barber - A Benefit for School of American Music

Friday, Apr. 26 | 7:00pm ET (6:00pm CT)


Tickets for this event will be available beginning Friday, November 24 at 7am ET.

Jazz impresario Patricia Barber will once again hold the Acorn audience enthralled with her inimitable jazz performance. Fresh off her European tour, Patricia will perform with her band to benefit one of Three Oaks stalwart not-for-profit organizations. The School of American Music provides private lessons as well as all the music education for the River Valley elementary school.

The School of American Music

The School of American Music provides music education, free concerts, community service, and special events year round throughout Harbor Country.

The Acorn's RESERVED SEATING ticket option includes an additional $25 tax-deductible donation to The Acorn and guarantees you a seat with optimal sightlines. $25 Donation per ticket holder in your group.

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Box Office opens at 4:00pm ET
Starts 7:00pm, doors open 6:00pm

An Experience to Outlast Any Performance

No two Acorn performances are exactly the same.  Thoughtful curation brings a diverse mix of top talent to The Acorn, exposing audiences to both renowned and soon-to-be-discovered stars.

About The Acorn Center for the Performing Arts

The Acorn brings great known performers and amazing new ones to southwest Michigan.  Located in the historic featherbone factory, The Acorn’s friendly staff and volunteers, and an acoustically rich sound system combine for memorable experiences. We’re located in Three Oaks, Michigan …  just over an hour from downtown Chicago and 30 minutes from South Bend, IN.

The Acorn, a nonprofit organization, annually hosts a singer songwriter competition and a Spectacular Tournament of Playwrights. Our Open Mic nights showcase a variety of strong talent and our educational workshops include songwriting and master classes in performance.

The Acorn’s Mission

To offer a broad range of high-quality arts and education programming that nurtures cultural experience, participation and community engagement among residents and visitors of all ages and enhances the economic vitality of the region.

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