Heavensent To Appear In Concert At Bay Street Theater
Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts is pleased to announce the contemporary Gospel music group HeavenSent in concert on Saturday, March 30 at 8 pm, hosted by UPN's Half & Half and Nickelodeon star Chico Benymon. The concert also features guest artists: Serena Tyson and Ruby Bias.
HeavenSent is a group from Long Island, NY who love singing Gospel music. It all began in the spring of 2009 at on outdoor community program when the founder, Leander Stevenson rounded up a few of his friends to sing together as a group. Soon after, they were asked to sing in a gospel concert, and in the fall of 2009, HeavenSent was officially formed.
Over the years, HeavenSent has had the opportunity to perform to people in several venues such as the Radio One - One Love Gospel Cruise, New Artist Showcase hosted by Liz Black, the Circle of Sister's Expo in Manhattan, and the Gospel Music Workshop of America (GMWA) Conference in Brooklyn, NY.
The group members consist of Leander Stevenson, Melvin Robinson, Jr., Deu'boyce Robinson, Dana Bryant, & Jeremiah Seabury.
With a unique quartet theme mixed with a contemporary sound, HeavenSent appeals to a wide range of audiences. They are known for their humble spirits and eagerness to share God's love and compassion with others.
Chico Benymon, from Amityville, is an American actor, singer, musician, and fashion designer best known for his role as Andre "Spencer" Williams on the UPN comedy Half & Half. He also starred in the Nickelodeon TV series The Haunted Hathaways.
Serena Tyson, is from Long Island, is a singer/ songwriter who has been singing since the tender age of three and writing since twelve. She grew up as a minister's daughter and has used music for personal triumphs over life's experiences and circumstances. She projects a message of hope to all.
Serena has had the privilege to perform with the likes of artists such as Hezekiah Walker, Lenny Kravitz, and has opened up for Michelle Williams and Chrisette Michelle. She also has worked with world renowned music producer Stanley Brown.
Ruby Bias is a vocalist, speaker, and a professional. Her inspiring, high-energy delivery of creating success in a difficult environment, turning negatives into opportunities.
Tickets are $30 when purchased in advance and $40 when purchased the day of the event; on sale now at baystreet.org or by calling the Box Office at 631-725-9500. The Box Office is open Tuesday- Saturday 11 am - 5 pm or until showtime.
Bay Street Theater and Sag Harbor Center for the Arts is a year-round, not-for-profit professional theater and community cultural center which endeavors to innovate, educate, and entertain a diverse community through the practice of the performing arts. We serve as a social and cultural gathering place, an educational resource, and a home for a community of artists.