Thursday, August 2, 2018
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Join us in the Miller Lite Beer Garden for a free, all-ages show with Disco Band, Sheryl & Say Yes!, with disco dance lessons by Shawn Lent & Friends as part of Navy Pier’s free music and dance series, Live on the Lake!
Sheryl & Say Yes!
6:30pm – 7:15pm & 7:45pm – 8:30pm
Shawn Lent & Friends
6pm – 6:30pm and 7:15pm-7:45pm
SAY YES! was founded by singer/songwriter, Sheryl Youngblood. For 25 years, the Dance band has thrilled audiences across Chicago, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Washington, Peoria and more with their tremendous energy and their proven ability to entertain audiences of all ages. Melding the essence of Soul with Blues, Motown, Latin, Funk, Country, Reggae, Rock & Roll, R&B , Jazz, Disco, Hip-Hop, Dance and even DooWop classics. The excitement that SAY YES! has created has captured the attention of a rapidly-growing multicultural fan base, both in the greater Chicago area, Northwest Indiana, and many other cities and states. The divers repertoire of the band enables them to headline in many different settings and open for many popular performers, notably The Whispers, The Spaniels, Kindred Family Soul, Raheem Devaughn, performed with Jennifer Hudson and more.
SAY YES! Combines the very best of Blues from KoKo Taylor to BB King, Hip Hop Beyonce to LMFAO, and Rock Out with Rolling Stones to Lady Gaga an Adele. If a little ol’skool is what your hunger for, dance to those all time favorite hits from the 50’s, 60’s, 70’s, 80’s, and 90’s. SAYYES! can also drop a couple of songs from their batch of original tunes.
Shawn Lent moves this world as a manager and social practice artist, with experience from a field in Bosnia to a children’s hospital in revolutionary Egypt. Shawn has been teaching dance for more than 20 years and is currently serves as Program Director for Chicago Dancemakers Forum, contributor/editor for The Clyde Fitch Report, and project lead for Dance Peace which is an integration initiative for refugees in Chicago.
This free, all ages concert is presented as part of Live on the Lake!, Navy Pier’s free summer music series in the Miller Lite Beer Garden.
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