Proud Sponsor of Two New Bern Events

It is not uncommon for there to be lots going on in the New Bern area and Oliver & Cheek is a proud sponsor of two exciting events coming to town in the coming weeks. The first event, Rockin’ on the Rivers, takes place on July 15 at 5:00pm and is part of the 2016 Summer Concert Series brought to you by the New Bern Chamber of Commerce. Featured music includes The Marshall Tucker Band, Bryan Mayer and 3 Day Weekend. Tickets are $15 in advance, $20 at the door, and can be purchased at the New Bern Chamber of Commerce, Mitchell’s Hardware or online at This is an outdoor event on the WATERFRONT at 403 East Front Street, so bring lawn chairs and blankets. It’s going to be a hot evening, so cold beverages will be available — look to keep them cool in one of our colorful Oliver & Cheek coozies!

The second event, sponsored by Oliver & Cheek, is brought to you by New Bern Civic Theatre’s youth production group Saax Bradbury Players who will present the musical comedy “Bye Bye Birdie” for six shows in July.

The show will open July 8 with a 7:30 p.m. performance at New Bern Civic Theatre, 414 Pollock St. Other evening shows will be July 9, 15 and 16, along with 2 p.m. matinees on July 10 and 17.

The show is directed by Caleb Puchalski and produced by Kelly Rogers, with musical direction by Shawntez D’Nadre Bell. >>READ MORE

The Saax Bradbury Players is a teen group operating within the New Bern Civic Theatre whose purpose is to engage young minds in problem solving skills, to enrich their lives through the literature and history of theatre, to educate them in the arts of theatre, and to enlighten them about the opportunities and people skills that theatre training provides, while entertaining our community by providing a superior theatre experience. We provide an outlet for creative community involvement. Our goal is to reach teens in the New Bern-Craven County area and to create a sense of family in our performing arts community. >>READ MORE