“The Big Broadcast!” show will go on

Singers performing "The Big Broadcast!" in 2013

This is the 12th season that the Jazz Ensembles of Mount Holyoke College will present “The Big Broadcast!” The shows will take place on Sunday, March 5, at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. at Chapin Auditorium.

Created and directed by Mark Gionfriddo, “The Big Broadcast!” is a re-creation of a live 1940s radio show that features well-known tunes from the swing era and the American songbook performed by the Mount Holyoke College Big Band and Vocal Jazz and Chamber Jazz ensembles. WWLP’s Brian Lapis is emcee “Fred Kelley” for his 10th consecutive season.

Please note date change: The performances will be held on Sunday, March 5.