Okay Sumter we have truly entered the 21st century in downtown Sumter at the Opera House with premier entertainment. If you have not paid attention lately then you have missed out. There have been events in the Opera House from Thomas Pandolfi, Lee Brice, Lang Scott and Linda Davis, the Columbia Children’s Theatre, the Columbia City Ballet – Dracula, and now this weekend you will not want to miss David Osborne. David Osborne will be at the Opera House Saturday evening performing for Sumter. Performance is at 7pm and tickets are $25. Advance tickets are available at Galloway and Moseley or at the Swan Lake Visitors Center by calling 800-688-4748.
Known as the “Pianist to the Presidents”, Osborne’s credentials are many. The list of White House performances includes Reagan, Bush and Clinton administrations. David has performed numerous times for President and Mrs. George W. Bush in the White House. Osborne is a regular performer for Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter in Plains, Georgia. He created and organized President Carter’s 75th birthday tribute in 1999. Jimmy Carter has said that “David is one of the finest pianists in the United States.” And President Bush said “That boy can play!” at the White House in 2003. This is a must see! Sumter you have asked for premier entertainment. It is here!