Keweenaw Storytelling Center
215 5th Street
Calumet Township, Michigan 49913

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Sun, September 26, 2021 - 7:00 PM EST
Keweenaw Storytelling Center - Calumet Township, Michigan
Event Description
The Red Jacket Jamboree invites you to be part of the live studio audience for the recording of two new radio episodes. The hourlong episodes, recorded for later radio broadcast will have the themes of Bigfoot and Halloween, the later to be aired this Halloween on WNMU Public Radio 90.  Featured guests include singer-songwriter John Davey of Marquette and Copper Country author/storyteller T. Marie Bertineau
The Red Jacket Jamboree is a NEW old-time radio variety show sharing stories, songs and history from Michigan's Keweenaw Peninsula.  Hosted by Lena Dorey, the show is performed/recorded in front of a live audience inside the RPM studio at the Keweenaw Storytelling Center in downtown Calumet. The show also features Martin Achatz, two-Time Poet Laureate of the U.P.,the Red Jacket Actors and music by the Copper Cats, with Jerry Younce on guitar, Bill Carrothers on piano, Harry South on bass and Jonathan Taylor on percussion.
The Red Jacket Jamboree is produced by Real People Media, a nonprofit helping people share their stories through the literary, visual, performing and media arts. The 2021 season is sponsored by Copper Country Preservation with financial support from the Michigan Council for the Arts and Cultural Affairs,the NEA and private donors.  For more information about the nonprofit visit: www.realpeoplemedia.org.
NOTE: Doors are locked once recording begins.  You will not be allowed  nor be issued a refund.   Masks are required to be worn by audience members.  Our Vacicinated performers will not be wearing masks.  By purchasing a ticket, you agree to the rules and regulations of Real People Media and the Keweenaw Storyteling Center.