Spread the word and bring your family, friends and neighbors to the 4TH ANNUAL SUTRO AVENUE SUMMER SOIRÉEin Leimert Park on Saturday, August 4, 2018 from 12-6pm. This is a FREE family-friendly event that celebrates community!
Enjoy a full day of activities and entertainment for all ages, including...
POP-UP JAZZ LOUNGE in association with The World Stage and All Music Television. Master of Ceremonies: LeRoy Downs aka The Jazzcat
We have a great Artist line up for this inaugural-Up Up Jazz Lounge:
Black Nile, was founded by Los Angeles brothers, Aaron and Lawrence Shaw, from the USC Thorton School of Music and Berklee College of Music. They blend sounds from many influences that are not only rooted in the foundation of Jazz but defy all genres. They have traveled the world and shared their musical talents with a wide range of renowned artists such as Phil Ranelin, Elle Varner, Herbie Hancock, Jackson Brown, Wayne Shorter, Sheila E., Tyler The Creator, Dave Chapelle, Ambrose Akinmusire, Michael Sessions, Stevie Wonder, Mary j. Bilge, and Michael Buble.
Dwight Trible is a jazz singer who combines the best of vocal virtuosity with musicianship and improvisational skills to the delight of audiences and musicians alike. He has worked with the likes of Pharoah Sanders, Horace Tapscott and Kamasi Washington (he sings lead vocals on the Epic) and brings a deep-rooted soulfulness to everything that he sings.
Legendary singer, Barbara Morrison, is known for a melodic voice and a three-and-a-half-octave range. She interprets a familiar jazz and blues classics repertoire in a unique style, and also sings original contemporary tunes.
Derf Reklaw is a world renown multi-instrumentalist, composer, lecturer and educator.
KAREN A. CLARK
Karen A Clark is a songwriter and producer who also dances sings and acts. Her CD “The Karen A Clark Project is available on iTunes, cdBaby and Amazon. Her 3rd CD "Never Die” will be out by year end.
Wine Bar requires proof of age (21+).
OPEN MIC TALENT SHOWCASE
Brimmer Street Theatre Company is thrilled to host the open mic talent showcase at this year’s Soirée!
All ages are invited to share their talent with the community! The talent showcase will take place from 1:00-1:45 p.m. on the main stage.
If you have a song in your heart, a poem on your mind, a dance in your hips, or a joke on your lips, sign up to show it off! The community deserves to share in your talent.
Space is limited. Sign up here:
Bounce House, Face Painting, Arts & Crafts, and More
FREE STRETCH Rx SESSIONS (total body mobility and flexibility routine) presented by Kinetic Studio
SOLA FOOD CO-OP POP-UP MARKET
(Bring your wallet and recycling bag if you have one.)
DJ, FOOD TRUCKS, PHOTOBOOTH, GAMES, PRIZE DRAWINGS, AND MORE
One (1) FREE MEAL TICKET to the first 50 kids (12 years and under) who sign in at the registration table with a parent/guardian.