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Rebecca Frezza & Big Truck Will Entertain the Whole Family with Music & Dance at NYU's Skirball Center, Feb. 7

January 21, 2009
N-237, 2008-09

Rebecca Frezza & Big Truck, an eclectic, high-energy presentation of music and synchronized dance movement that will get little feet and big feet alike moving and grooving, will perform for one show only at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 7 at the Skirball Center for the Performing Arts at New York University. Tickets are $22 and are available at www.skirballcenter.nyu.edu, by phone at (212) 352-3101, or at the box office from noon to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.

With Frezza “behind the wheel,” Big Truck features a seven-piece band to sing and dance with all morning, giving kids what kids want most: great music and fun, fun, fun! The program combines pop/rock, country, and jazz styles, a sprinkling of world music elements, and kid-friendly lyrics. Rebecca Frezza & Big Truck is the winner of more than 10 major children’s music awards and has been seen on PBS Kids and Noggin. (Perfect for ages 4 to 8.)

This show is one of Skirball’s Big Red Chair Family Series performances this season. The series includes fun and affordable multi-arts performances geared toward the entire family. Upcoming series shows include: Hot Peas ‘N Butter (March 28, $22); and Goodnight Moon and The Runaway Bunny, presented by Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia (May 9, $22).

The Skirball Center for the Performing Arts, now in its fifth year, is the premiere venue for the presentation of cultural and performing arts events for NYU and lower Manhattan. For a current listing of the Skirball Center’s 2008-2009 season of events visit: www.skirballcenter.nyu.edu.

Rebecca Frezza & Big Truck

  • When: 11 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 7
  • Where: New York University’s Skirball Center for the Performing Arts, 566 LaGuardia Place (at Washington Square South)
  • Tickets: $22, general admission. Tickets can be purchased on the center’s website, by phone or at the box office from noon to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.
  • Details: (212) 352-3101 or www.skirballcenter.nyu.edu

This Press Release is in the following Topics:
Events and Traditions

Type: Press Release

Press Contact: Richard Pierce | (212) 998-6796


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