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We've Only Just Begun Carpenter's Remembered


Downey Theatre
8435 Firestone Blvd 90241 Downey United States
This concert is an intimate, behind the scenes portrait of the life and music of two of Downey's most famous residents, Karen and Richard Carpenter; who became one of the most successful recording arts of all time. This concert kicks off the Theatre's 2016-2017 season, has toured to rave reviews and sold out audiences. "We've only Just Begun: Carpenter's Remembered" concert, is the definitive celebration of the Carpenters' songbook and an intimate behind-the-scenes portrait of one of the most successful recording acts of all time. Led by Michelle Berting Brett and accompanied by a live, 7-piece Nashville band directed by Harry Sharpe, the show re-creates the Carpenter's original sound.
As part of the 60th anniversary of Downey's incorporation as an independent city, an open house, free to the public, will take place from 5:30-6:30 prior to the concert. During this time, patrons can view the refurbished lobby and beautiful new restrooms. Other Theatre improvements to the facility include, an upgraded sound system and multi-media projector. In addition, dramatic and artistic banners will adorn the façade, giving the Downey Theatre a whole new look!
The Open house activities include complimentary hor d'oeurvres and no-host bar, a multi-media presentation and Art Exhibit celebrating Downey's history, self-guided tours of the Theatre, and live music in the lobby and Patio.