Press Release - Office of College Advancement

Thursday, June 14, 2012
Office of College Advancement
Ohlone College
510.979.7941
www.ohlone.edu

Event: Smith Center Presents!
Summerfest 2012
Season Opener: Rockin’ The Hill
Date & Time: Friday-Saturday, June 22-23, 2012, 8:30pm
Cost: $12 premium; $10 general; $2 event parking
Where: Smith Center Amphitheatre at Ohlone College, 43600 Mission Boulevard, Fremont, CA 94539
Tickets/Info: www.smithcenter.com

Rockin’ the Hill and Summer Nights Under the Stars at Ohlone College

Summerfest 2012

Fremont, CA—Enjoy entertainment under the stars all summer long, starting with a live music event in the Ohlone College outdoor amphitheatre. Rockin’ the Hill kick starts the Summerfest season with six hot young bands from local clubs. The latest musical trends are developing in the clubs—YouTube rates the growing acceptance of club music as one of the top trends in music last year. Ohlone brings a mix of indie, alternative, rock, country and jazz together to heat up your night.

The show runs for two nights, Friday and Saturday June 22-23 and features Cosmic Machine, Monica Ramos, Von von Lindenberg, Lisa Marie Johnston, Katie and the Horndogs, and Erica Benton. For additional information about the performers, go to smithcenter.com.

Live performances continue on June 29 - 30 with Broadway Mashup: Putting It All Together, as a group of talented dancers and singers showcase the ultimate Broadway entertainment package. This talented ensemble of entertainers will perform your favorite Broadway numbers from musicals including: A Chorus Line, Sunday in the Park with George; West Side Story, Wicked, and a contemporary Broadway twist on the classic Wizard of Oz.

In July and August enjoy movie musicals, all in sing-along format, and a live production of Legally Blond presented by StarStruck Theatre.

Enjoy family movie musicals through August 31, featuring Singin’ in the Rain and Sound of Music and childhood favorites like Lion King and The Muppets. And for faithful grown-up fans: Do the Time Warp again with Rocky Horror Picture Show (rated R). Join us for Summerfest 2012.

Summerfest 2012 Calendar:

  • Rockin’ The Hill
    Friday and Saturday, June 22-23, 8:30pm, (Live)

  • Broadway Mashup: Putting It Together
    Friday and Saturday June 29-30, 8:30pm, (Live)

  • Singin’ in the Rain, Friday, July 6, 8:30pm, (Sing-along Movie)

  • The Lion King, Friday, July 13, 8:30pm, (Sing-along Movie)

  • The Muppets, Friday, July 20, 8:30pm, (Sing-along Movie)

  • StarStruck Theatre Presents: Legally Blonde The Musical
    July 27-28, August 2-4, 9-11, Jackson Theatre (Live)

  • The Sound of Music, Friday, August 24, 8:30pm, (Sing-along Movie)
  • Rocky Horror Picture Show (rated R), Friday, August 31, 8:30pm, (Interactive Sing-Along)

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