It will be a night of golden oldies to support educational programs in Somers, CT as legendary vocal group Jay & The Americans perform. The group will be the headlining performers at The Somers Education Foundation fundraising event. The Somers Education Foundation supports educational excellence in local public schools by providing funding to help get innovative educational programs off the ground.
Jay and the Americans have performed with such legendary artists as Roy Orbison, The Beatles and The Rolling Stones. Among their top hits are Cara Mia, Crying, This Magic Moment, She Cried and the ever-famous Some Enchanted Evening.
Dave Madsen, news anchor for WGBY Channel 40, will serve as Master of Ceremonies for the evening, and comedian Joe Vega will warm-up the crowd with an opening performance. The evening will also include a salute to longtime Somers resident Gene Pitney. Tickets are selling fast for this special evening, so be sure to get yours now.