Thursday, June 01, 2006
Westport’s Levitt Pavilion has signed two members of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame to headline its summer fund-raising gala.
The Temptations will headline the summer Levitt fund-raising gala along with the Four Tops. (CLICK TO ENLARGE) Contributed photo
The Temptations and the Four Tops will perform at the outdoor venue Friday, July 28, an announcement said. The groups were the “Kings of Motown” and defined the soul sound of the 1960s.
The Temptations’ hits include ”My Girl,” and “Since I Lost My Baby.” The Four Tops are known for “Baby I Need Your Loving,” “I Can’t Help Myself (Sugar Pie Honey Bunch),” “and “Standing in the Shadows of Love,” among others.
The concert, sponsored by SAAB of Westport, will help to underwrite more than 50 nights of free entertainment at the Pavilion this summer. To charge tickets by phone, or for information and pricing on the optional gala dinner before the concert, call (203)226-7600 or visit www.levittpavilion.com
Wednesday, May 31, 2006
WestportNow tonight received an award from Fairfield County Weekly for being named the “Best Local Blog” in its 2006 readers’ poll.
The award was presented at a reception in Norwalk for all winners in the newspaper’s annual reader survey.