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The Capitol Announces October 6th Concert,

The Johnny Rogers Show: History of Rock n' Roll

Bringing Sounds of Buddy Holly, Roy Orbison, Jerry Lee Lewis, Ricky Nelson, Chuck Berry and Elvis Presley to Southeast Iowa

BURLINGTON, IOWA - The Capitol is proud to announce Johnny Rogers, live in concert, on Friday, October 6th at 7:30pm. Johnny brings his "History of Rock 'n Roll" show to Southeast Iowa, featuring his captivating tributes to Buddy Holly, Roy Orbison, Jerry Lee Lewis, Ricky Nelson, Chuck Berry and Elvis Presley.

Experience the musical time travel of the Johnny Rogers Show live and in person at The Capitol – advanced tickets are available for just $20 (premium seats for $30) at The Capitol website and at the theater box office, with day of event prices $25 and $35 respectively.

Johnny will transport his audience back in time when you could go to your favorite malt shops with your favorite girl and dance to your favorite bands. The show is a tribute to the music of the legends of Rock N Roll. Johnny has performed for the last four US presidents. He has been voted Best of Show two years in a row in Branson, Missouri and is an inductee of the Iowa Rock-n-roll Hall of Fame.

The Capitol, located 211 North 3rd Street, is a historic downtown Burlington, Iowa venue, featuring a 367 seat auditorium and a concession stand with snacks including popcorn and candy as well as sodas, water and a range of wine and beer. Cash and credit cards are accepted at the concession stand.


About The Captiol

Located in the heart of downtown Burlington, The Capitol recaptures an era when movies and live entertainment were enjoyed in beautiful and unique theaters.

This 1937 Art Deco jewel re-opened in 2012. The intimate 367-seat venue, along with its reception and gallery annex, hosts independent and classic films as well as local, regional, and national touring artists performing on a 1,500-square stage.

The Capitol is home to monthly films and concerts as well as host of the annual Snake Alley Festival of Film held each July, and Old Couch Music Fest, a free outdoor musical festival held each August.

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