Â Richie Merritt, former singer for The Marcels and The Drifters, comes to Port Charlotte
Organization: Cultural Center of Charlotte County
Enjoy some musical summertime fun at the Cultural Center Theater on Friday, July 29 at 7:00 pm. Sensational singer, Richie Merritt will bring much of the music that you know and love back to the stage in this fantastic one-man show! Richie lights up the stage with his talent and personality. General admission tickets are $5 for Cultural Center members or $6 for non-members. There's no need to adjust your glasses folks as those are the correct prices!
Richie Merritt has sung with groups that include The Marcels (Blue Moon, Heartaches), The Clovers (Devil or Angel, One Mint Julep, Love Potion #9), The Memories (Can I, Sh-Boom) and The Drifters (Save the Last Dance For Me). Richie still performs nationally with The Marcels but since moving to Florida he decided to become active in the Florida music scene with his own show. When he's on stage he'll perform your favorite classic R&B, Soul and Oldies. But in this great show you'll also hear jazz, standards from Sinatra, Mathis and others, some country, and even Tickets can be purchased at The Cultural Center Box Office, which is located at 2280 Aaron Street in Port Charlotte. We are open from 9am to 4pm Monday through Friday, from 10am to 2pm on Saturdays, and one hour before any show. You can also call us at (941) 625-4175 x221 for more information, or to place your ticket order over the phone with a Visa, Discover, or MasterCard. You can also check us out on the web at www.theculturalcenter.com.