August Celebrity Fun Facts
We have some great concerts scheduled during the month of August. Here are some fun tidbits about a few of the celebrities who will be performing at AMT soon.
Did you know that …
- Jackie Evancho (August 10, 7pm) is The Humane Society of the United States’ youngest Celebrity Ambassador for Animals? In her role, Jackie shares information about important animal issues with her fans and the public in addition to encouraging kids to get involved, too.
- On July 22, Human Nature (August 12, 8pm) made a special appearance at the Penn State Hershey Children’s Hospital as part of the music therapy program at the Hospital? They flew in from Las Vegas specifically for that performance.
- In October of 2011, Yanni (August 19, 7:30 pm) was honored by the people of China with the adoption of a two-month old giant panda cub? Adopting a panda is an honor that is reserved almost exclusively for nations, not personalities or individuals, and Yanni is the first artist to ever be honored with this gift.
- Johnny Mathis (August 25, 8pm) was a star athlete on his high school’s track and field team as a high jumper and hurdler, and played on the basketball team? Mathis entered college with the intention of being an English and Physical Education teacher.
- The Eli Young Band (August 29, 8pm) gets its name from lead vocalist Mike Eli and guitarist James Young?
Tickets are still available for these and our other great August concerts
– THIRD DAY(August 8, 8pm,)
– Jennifer Nettles (August 14, 8pm,)
– The Shoji Tabuchi Show (August 23, 7pm,) and
– Terry Fator (August 24, 7pm.)
Click here to see our entire concert schedule and to purchase tickets.