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The Marco Players Presents

J.Robert Florida Songwriter Showcase

Concerts Every Monday – All Summer

Buy Concert Package, $5 Off/Ticket

Produced and directed by J.Robert, the Florida Songwriter Showcase is a music series showcasing Florida songwriters who have composed and recorded original music.

Every Monday evening, a different songwriter will take the stage to share tales and original music ranging in style from southern rock, blues and country to folk and rock ‘n roll.  The evening includes a concert, intermission, Q & A with the musician, and jam session.  During the shows, the musicians will share personal stories about Florida heritage that inspired their songwriting and their musical talents.


Monday evenings, through August 28, 2017

6:30 pm – Doors Open
7:00 – 8:00 pm – Songwriter’s Performance
8:00 to 8:30 pm – Wine, Beer, Soda, and Water by Donation in the Rehearsal Space
8:30 to 9:00 pm – Q & A with the Musician
9:00 to 10:00 pm – Jam Session*
*Want to participate in the jam session? Contact J.Robert at (239) 642-7462 or

Mark Your Calendar

Ray Cerbone - ’Americana & More’…Ft. Myers Favorite! J.Robert & Friends Songwriter Showcase at The Marco Players TheaterJuly 24 – Ray Cerbone
Americana & More…Ft. Myers Favorite!
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Captn Jac - Trop Rock Beach Party Sailor, Songster, and RadioA1A MainstayJuly 31 – Captn Jac

Trop Rock Beach Party sailor, songster, and RadioA1A mainstay
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August 7 – Sunset Beach Pete Gallagher & Pat Barmore – WMNF 85.5 Tampa “Florida Folk Music” Radio Host & Defender of Florida Panther & SeminoleAugust 7 – Pete Gallagher & Pat Barmore
WMNF 85.5 Tampa Florida Folk Music Radio Host & Defender of Florida Panther & Seminole
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August 14 – Andy Wahlberg

Travels the world preaching the “Gospel of Harp Guitar!”
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Cindy Hackney - ’Voice of the Everglades’ and Old Time Florida. J.Robert & Friends Songwriter Showcase at The Marco Players TheaterAugust 21 –  “Sawgrass” Cindy Hackney

Voice of the Everglades and Old Time Florida
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August 28 – Joerey Ortiz

Navajo Man from a family of great Showmen and Songwriters
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J.Robert Houghtaling


J.Robert, a Florida-born songwriter, master fiddler, performer, and producer of J.Robert Songwriter Showcase says, “It’s more than music…it’s a lifestyle!”

Blending violin, steel drums, and guitar into every song, J.Robert has been recognized with awards including “Marco Island Artist of the Year” and “Entertainer and Instrumentalist of the Year” by the Florida Country Music Association.

Influenced by artists such as Jimmy Buffett, Bob Marley, Harry Belafonte, and The Beach Boys, J.Robert has created a tropical theme for hundreds of corporate events, weddings, and charity events around Marco Island and SW Florida.

J.Robert’s original songs reflect the Florida way of life and invoke feelings of a day in tropical paradise. “My songs represent SW Florida–Marco Island, and the Ten Thousand Islands.”


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