New York, NY (Top40 Charts) Rock and Roll icon Dion has entertained audiences for decades after getting his start singing doo wop, R&B, rock and the blues in the Bronx as a teen. He started Dion and the Belmonts in 1957 and scored their first hit with "I Wonder Why." Dion went solo in 1960 and blazed the charts with "Runaround Sue" and other hits. Dion never stopped recording, performing and touring, as he and his music evolved throughout the years.
Dion performs on Sunday, July 15 at 8 p.m. Tickets are available at www.ticketmaster.com or by calling bergenPAC's Box Office at (201) 227-1030.
Founded in 2003, the 1,367-seat Bergen Performing Arts Center, or bergenPAC, is the area's cultural mecca. Housed in a historic Art Deco-style theater boasting one of the finest acoustic halls in the United States, bergenPAC attracts a stellar roster of world-class entertainment. The jewel in our crown is The Performing Arts School at bergenPAC - the innovative, educational performing arts initiative that, through programs, classes, outreach, school shows, and main theater presented shows, reach more than 30,000 students and community youth annually. The Performing Arts School provides community youth, age 2 months to 21 years, with unique, "hands-on" training in music, dance and theater by industry professionals. It is through the ongoing generosity of sponsors, donors, members, and patrons that the not-for-profit 501 (c)(3) corporation bergenPAC and The Performing Arts School are able to thrive and enrich our community.
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