The Village Theater

Posted on: January 3, 2018

“Old Friends: A Simon and Garfunkel Tribute Concert” Brings a Central Park Experience to Canton’s Vi

Old Friends:  A Simon and Garfunkel Tribute Concert

The Village Theater at Cherry Hill will present “Central Park Experience featuring Old Friends: A Simon and Garfunkel Tribute” on Saturday, January 20, 2018, at 7:30 p.m. Be there for this special performance that will re-create the sound, look, mood, and magic of Simon and Garfunkel’s most famous performance. Tickets for this special tribute can be purchased online at www.villagetheatercanton.com, in person Monday – Friday 10 a.m.– 2 p.m. or by phone 734/394-5300.


“Central Park Experience featuring Old Friends: A Simon and Garfunkel Tribute ” will feature a nine-piece cover band as The Village Theater is magically transformed through music, pop culture displays, and food to the night that the first live album by the American folk rock duo, Simon and Garfunkel, was recorded.


Old Friends: A Simon and Garfunkel Tribute is a stunning recreation of Simon & Garfunkel’s 1981 Concert in Central Park. Simon & Garfunkel's Concert in Central Park was one of the largest and most beloved concerts of all time. Mrs. Robinson, Homeward Bound, Bridge Over Troubled Water, The Boxer, Scarborough Fair, The Sounds of Silence, as well as many more classic tunes, will be featured as the songs that made Simon & Garfunkel one of the most successful and beloved artists of all time.


In addition to music there will be a selection of street food available for purchase in the lobby, including tasty fare from Heavenly Hot Dogs. In addition, a park bench will be available in the lobby, where audience members can take photos with their companions to share on social on media showing their short trip back in time to the ultimate “Central Park Experience featuring Old Friends: A Simon and Garfunkel Tribute.”


Tickets for this special tribute concert can be purchased, and printed at home or held in will call, anytime online at www.cantonvillagetheater.org at no extra charge. The Village Theater Box Office is open weekdays from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Tickets can also be ordered over the phone at 734/394-5300 x3, with a Visa or MasterCard between the hours of 10 a.m.-2 p.m. weekdays. If tickets are available, they can also be purchased one hour prior to Program Time.


“Central Park Experience featuring Old Friends: A Simon and Garfunkel Tribute” Schedule:

Saturday, January 20, 2018: 7:30 p.m.


The Village Theater at Cherry Hill, located at 50400 Cherry Hill Road, Canton, MI 48187, is a regional center for the arts that offers the magic of live theatre, soul-stirring music, the thrill of the dance, and the enjoyment of fine art exhibitions and events, in addition to providing a home for several cultural organizations and community groups. For additional information about this special event or The Village Theater’s 2017-2018 season schedule, please call 734/394-5300 or visit www.cantonvillagetheater.org. You won’t want to miss a moment!