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Bluebird Educational Foundation Sponsors a Night of Afro-Cuban-Soul at the Sunrise Oct. 20

BlueBird Educational Foundation

St. Lucie County - Saturday October 8, 2022: The Bluebird Educational Foundation, is sponsoring a performance of Latin music by by the group 'Oriente'

Eddy Balzola and his band 'Oriente' play a powerful fusion of Cuban roots and rhythms influenced by blues, jazz, Brazil and Caribbean flavors. They are based in Miami but the band was formed in New Orleans,

The performance will take place at the Sunrise Theatre on October 20th at 7:30pm. 

The BlueBird Educational Foundation in Ft. Pierce that has served the Treasure Coast community for almost fifteen years. It is a non-profit, 501 C-3, corporation dedicated to enriching the quality of life of the youth, adults, and visitors of the Treasure Coast communities by sponsoring and/or promoting quality musical performances and providing musical education, instruments and scholarships for local youth and adults.

“The Bluebird Educational Foundation is an important organization for children who are interested in music, but who could not otherwise afford instruments to do so,” said T. Charles Shafer, a local attorney, and former BlueBird Board member. “Oriente is going to put on a tremendous concert for a great cause.”

Shafer is also a director for the ARC of the Treasure Coast and he has been active in Special Olympics and the Exchange Club.

For more information, contact T. Charles Shafer at 772-467-2601 or visit