2022 Yet to come
WHHI - december 2021
WHHI Talk of the Town
WHHI Talk of the Town interview with Greg Shelton, Jim Bachety and Liz Jane. - Watch the interview here!
104.9 and 99.1 - december 2021
Listen to the Lowcountry Radio Group 104.9 The Surf and 99.1 Pure Oldies to hear a piece of Liz Jane's music in the Music From The Manger ad. Catch Liz's interview with Jeff "T-bone" Taylor too!
Beaufort lifestyle - december 2021
Greg Shelton, Jim Bachety and Liz Jane
Music From the Manger -"What happens when you take a Port Royal rustic warehouse, decorate it for the holidays, include unique vendors, and showcase an up-and-coming local performer’s concert in a manger — all to benefit the Child Abuse Prevention Association (CAPA) of Beaufort? You have the inaugural not-to-be-missed Music from the Manger event, being held December 10-12 and destined to become a holiday tradition in Port Royal Village. It was Greg Shelton and Jim Bachety’s vision that bore the idea for Music from the Manger..." Read the entire story here.
local life - November 2021
"The Port Royal Music Academy’s holiday-themed festival Music from the Manger is coming to the Port Royal Village December 10-12. The music-filled festival will feature a unique Christmas village and a performance by local recording artist, Liz Jane. For tickets and more information, visit MusicfromtheManger.com." See it here.
lowcountry weekly - November 9th, 2021
Holiday Weekend Celebrates Music, Benefits CAPA
"Music from the Manger will be a weekend celebration of holiday music, with crafts and refreshments for sale, in the Village of Port Royal. It’s all happening December 10 – 12, and proceeds will benefit CAPA of Beaufort. Go to MusicfromtheManger.com to learn about the festival, including the new Manger Christmas Village Paint and Panel contest judged by the nationally recognized artist Jennifer Jones. The children entered can win a special commendation, and there will also be a special appearance by Gunny Claus, who will be stopping in to visit..."
Read the full article here.
WRFH Radio free hillsdale 101.7 FM - November 8th, 2021
Town of port royal newsletter - november 8th, 2021
Music From the Manger - Top 10 Reasons to Attend Music From the Manger
"1. Up and coming talented musician Liz Jane and her band in concert on 12/11 is a not-to-be-missed performance of beautiful Christmas carols sung in her beautiful lyrical style (Now, if that doesn’t put you in the Christmas mood, I don’t know what will!)
2. Buy a ticket for a friend or family member as a Christmas present. (They will love it!)..."
Read the full list of reasons here.
PINK Magazine - November Edition
HEAR US ROAR - Featured Article
Liz Jane (Elizabeth Mandell) and her sister Becca Mandell discuss their relationship, their travels around the country and everything they've been working on - including Liz's music and the Music From the Manger Festival!
Read the full story here.
Town of port royal newsletter - november 1st, 2021
Music From the Manger - Tickets on Sale Nov. 1st
"PORT ROYAL, SC November 2021- The Music from the Manger is a truly not-to-be-missed event with its exciting schedule of fun-filled activities for December 10th – 12th at the Port Royal Village. This event benefits CAPA of Beaufort. Go to MusicfromtheManger.com to learn about the festival, including the new Manger Christmas Village Paint and Panel contest judged by the nationally recognized artist Jennifer Jones. The children entered can win a special commendation, and there will also be a special appearance by Gunny Claus, who will be stopping in to visit..."
Read the full description here.
south Carolina Lowcountry - October 15th, 2021
Events at: Historic Port Royal
"...The Music from the Manger Festival location will be at the end of the inside of Paris Avenue. Many performances with the simple nativity manger creche backdrop will be in the Safe Harbor rustic warehouse on 8th Street. There will be food and drink available, all sharing the theme of the holiday spirit rooted in the low country’s beautiful landscape..."
View the full event description here.
The Island News - October 14th, 2021
Music from the Manger
"6 p.m., Friday, Dec. 10; 6 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 11; and noon, Sunday, Dec. 12, the end of Paris Avenue, Port Royal Village. A music-filled festival featuring a unique Christmas Village and a performance by the talented local recording artist Liz Jane. Concert proceeds will benefit the Child Abuse Prevention Association (CAPA) of Beaufort. There will be food and drink available..."
View the feature on page A6 of the October 14th edition here.
Press release - October 8th, 2021
"PORT ROYAL, SC November 2021- Port Royal Music Academy Director Jim Bachety is excited to announce a special holiday-themed festival; Music from the Manger is coming to Port Royal. The Celebration will take place Friday, December 10th through Sunday, December 12th in the Port Royal Village. Mark your calendars for a music-filled Festival featuring a unique Christmas Village and a performance by the talented local recording artist Liz Jane. In November, Ms. Jane will be releasing her newly recorded first Christmas music CD, “A Thrill of Hope.” Concert proceeds will benefit the Child Abuse Prevention Association (CAPA) of Beaufort..."
Download the full press release here.
The island packet - September 14th, 2021
An old Port Royal warehouse will become a manger for Christmas. here's what's planned.
"Over three days in December, an abandoned warehouse with views of Battery Creek in Port Royal will be reborn as a Christmas village and concert venue, all for a good cause..." Read the full article here. Image and article credit Karl Puckett.