2019 ROCKIT LIVE FOUNDATION GALA HONORING RICKY BYRD
The Rockit Live Foundation is pleased to announce its Fourth Annual Gala, honoring Ricky Byrd, Recovery Troubadour and 2015 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Inductee with Joan Jett and the Blackhearts. Rockit Live Foundation is proud to honor Mr. Byrd for his dedication and commitment to young artists, music education, and recovery, using music to spread his message of hope and awareness. The evening’s benefit concert will feature live musical performances from the Rockit Academy, Ricky Byrd, and other Special Guests.
Thursday, August 22, 2019
Two River Theater, Red Bank, NJ
VIP Cocktail Reception: 5:30 PM
Silent Auction & Concert: 6:30 PM
Reserved Seating Ticket: $60
VIP Ticket with Cocktail Reception: $200
Tickets available via Two River Theater on June 21, 2019
The Rockit Live Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, reaching out to help develop, nurture and inspire young music performers to reach their full artistic potential through live music education offered at the Count Basie Theatre in Red Bank, NJ. The Rockit Academy provides professional development and music scholarships while emphasizing the importance of community charity efforts. Rockit is the leading “Live Performance” Program” in New Jersey for young musicians with alumni having gone on to tour with Steve Vai, perform with Keith Urban, perform on Broadway, become finalists on The X-Factor and NBC’s The Voice with vocalist /artist Jacquie Lee signing with Atlantic Records. The Rockit Live Foundation Artist Advisory Board members include support from Maureen and Steven Van Zandt, Carmine Appice and Jacquie Lee.
“I have done several events with the gang at the Rockit Live Foundation. I love their mission and all the kids involved are top notch players and singers. It’s a pleasure to get onstage with them, and an honor to be on their advisory board.”
– Ricky Byrd, 2015 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductee & Recovery Troubadour