LUMBERTON — A show that offers down-home laughs and music in the model of the “Three Tenors” is coming to Lumberton
The 3 Redneck Tenors are scheduled to take the Carolina Civic Center Historic Theater stage at 7 p.m. on April 27. Classically trained singers Matthew Lord, Blake Davidson, and Johanthan Fruge perform all styles of music, from modern pop to opera and everything in between. The 3 Redneck Tenors are a new breed in the Tenor Genre. Their musical comedy is akin “Duck Dynasty” goes to Carnegie Hall.
The creater and writer of 3 Redneck Tenors, Lord is a native of California. He is recognized as a versatile performing artist whose stage work is consistently praised for its naturalness, intensity, and commitment. Lord also has performed with almost every major opera house in the United States and made his New York Metropolitan Opera debut in January 2004 in “Boris Godunov.” He also performed in Andrew Lloyd Weber’s “Phantom of the Opera” as Piangi in the Hamburg, Germany, production. He is a graduate of the prestigious Julliard Opera Center.
The 3 Redneck Tenors have been entertaining audiences since 2006. The show is written by Lord and features music by award-winning composer Craig Bohmler.
An individual ticket for the show costs $25. Tickets are $22 for people age 65 and older and for members of the military. Tickets for SRMC PrivilegesPlus members are $20, and students get in for $10 a ticket. The group rate is $17 for 10 or more tickets purchased at once in advance of the show.
Tickets can be purchased in person or by telephone with credit card or cash noon to 6 p.m. Mondays through Fridays through the theater’s administrative offices in the theater’s second floor or by calling the Civic Center at 910-738-4339. Tickets also can be purchased at the door. The theater lobby box office opens for ticket sales one hour before the performance.
The Carolina Civic Center Historic Theater is located at 315 N. Chestnut St. in downtown Lumberton.