Free Event

A Little Night Music: Matanzas Tap and Bret Blackshear

Thursday, May 10, 2018 | 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. at Colonial Quarter

The Romanza Festivale of Music and the Arts continues its 2018 A Little Night Music free concert series with hometown band Chillula.

In the Historic District on St. George Street.
33 St George St, St. Augustine, FL, 32084
(904) 342-2857
  • St. Augustine’s Romanza Festivale of Music and the Arts offers live music every day of the ten-day festival. “A Little Night Music” is the evening series of free concerts that takes place Monday – Friday, May 7 - 11, 2018. All the concerts are FREE and feature local musicians who represent the best of the local music scene while Romanza celebrates the arts in St. Augustine.

    On Thursday, May 10, 2018, Matanzas Tap will lead off the evening with a dance performance from 6:30 to 7:00 p.m. Bret Blackshear will follow with a concert from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.

    The Matanzas Tap dance group shows off their moves and their contagious energy as they perform on the Colonial Quarter’s stage. Their teacher and choreographer, Judy Woodruff, is well known for her staging techniques and innovative costuming.

    A North Carolina native, Bret Blackshear has been working as a professional musician for over 40 years. His musical style shows influences from jazz, soul, folk, and rock, and he has performed in multiple venues locally as well as at festivals such as Rock the Mountain in Tuxedo, NY.

    The Colonial Quarter provides a beautiful backdrop with its stage and seating area nestled under the shade of ancient live oaks, all located in the heart of the historic area at 33 St. George Street.

    Admission: FREE

    When: Thursday, May 10, 2018, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

    Where: The Colonial Quarter is located at 33 St. George Street.

    To find out what other events the Romanza Festivale is offering on this date, visit here.

    To learn more about the Romanza Festivale 2018 in general and for a rundown of the full ten days of events, visit here.

    For details on Romanza Festivale, its goals, sponsors, organizers, and more, visit the Romanza website here.

    Romanza is sponsored in part by the St. Johns Tourism Development Council, the State of Florida, the Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs, and the Florida Council on Arts and Culture.

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