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The New Jersey Performing Arts Center Announces In-Person, Live Jazz Performances Beg Photo The New Jersey Performing Arts Center Announces In-Person, Live Jazz Performances Beginning in September
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 12, 2021

NJPAC is welcoming live, in-person jazz back to its stage throughout 2021 beginning with Grammy Award-winning vocalist Gregory Porter (Sep 24). The TD Jazz Series continues in the Fall with 'Salsa Meets Jazz' (Sep 25), saxophonist Boney James (Oct 14), and vocal powerhouse duo Tierney Sutton and Ann Hampton Calloway (Oct 15).

Capital One City Parks Foundation SummerStage Announces 2021 Season Lineup Photo Capital One City Parks Foundation SummerStage Announces 2021 Season Lineup
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 3, 2021

The New York-based orchestra is made up of 15 of the finest soloists, ensemble players, and arrangers in jazz music today. Free tickets are required for entry; ticket reservations will be open for request on Monday, June 7 at 12:00PM ET.

Latin Grammy Award Winner Tony Succar Performs In Pompano Beach Photo Latin Grammy Award Winner Tony Succar Performs In Pompano Beach
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 7, 2021

The Pompano Beach Arts Virtual Music Series continues to bring powerhouse performances by award-winning artists to global audiences via their livestream events.

SALSA MEETS JAZZ At NJPAC This September Photo SALSA MEETS JAZZ At NJPAC This September
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 3, 2021

New Jersey Performing Arts Center presents Salsa Meets Jazz, starring Tito Nieves, Arturo O'Farrill Big Band and Eddie Palmieri Salsa Orchestra, on Saturday, September 25, 2021 at 8:00 p.m.  

Pompano Beach Arts Virtual Music Series Showcases Acclaimed Brazilian Performers Photo Pompano Beach Arts Virtual Music Series Showcases Acclaimed Brazilian Performers
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 12, 2021

Pompano Beach Cultural Affairs Department is bringing the sounds of Brazil to virtual audiences worldwide as Paulo Gualano's Brazilian and Latin Beats with the Rose Max and Ramatis Brazilian Party takes the stage at the Pompano Beach Cultural Center. 4.

Pompano Beach Arts Virtual Music Series Launches with Mamblue Big Band, Tony Succar a Photo Pompano Beach Arts Virtual Music Series Launches with Mamblue Big Band, Tony Succar and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 11, 2021

Pompano Beach Cultural Affairs Department is introducing the Pompano Beach Arts Virtual Music Series featuring powerhouse performances by award-winning, globally-acclaimed artists. The carefully curated series will provide a wealth of exciting music featuring a mix of genres.

Pregones/PRTT's New Musical TORCHED! Offers Fresh Take On The Bronx Fires Photo Pregones/PRTT's New Musical TORCHED! Offers Fresh Take On The Bronx Fires
by Stephi Wild - Jan 26, 2021

TORCHED! is a new work-in-progress by Pregones/PRTT about the now legendary Bronx fires of the 1970s.

Jazz At MOCA To Feature Miami Big Sound Orchestra On December 27 Photo Jazz At MOCA To Feature Miami Big Sound Orchestra On December 27
by Alexa Criscitiello - Dec 10, 2019

The Museum of Contemporary Art North Miami (MOCA) is thrilled to welcome back Miami Big Sound Orchestra as part of the monthly a?oeJazz at MOCAa?? series on Friday, Dec. 27. Known as downtown Miami's resident Latin Jazz big band since 2006, Miami Big Sound Orchestra combines 21st-century big band jazz with Afro-Cuban and Brazilian music, funk and soul. Their repertoire includes original compositions by Rafael a?oeCalia?? Valencia, legendary Miami bassist/composer; Chino Nunez, GRAMMY Award-winning producer; and Jaui Schneider, former pianist/composer of Ray Barretto; along with classics from legends such as the great Mario Bauz√°.

Hostos Center Presents A Salute To Richie Bonilla Photo Hostos Center Presents A Salute To Richie Bonilla
by Stephi Wild - Sep 27, 2019

The Hostos Center for the Arts & Culture opens its 2019 Fall Season with a?oeA Salute to Richie Bonilla,a?? the long-time Latin Music Artist Manager, with a selection of artists he managed paying tribute in a star-studded concert on Saturday, October 12th at 7:30 PM in the Main Theater. There will be performances by the Puerto Rican singer/ songwriter and former Fania All-Star Ismael Miranda, singer Joe Bataan a?oeThe King of Latin Soul,a?? the Grammy Winning Cuban vocalist Albita, former Tito Puente vocalist Frankie Morales, timbalero Orlando Marin, known as a?oethe last Mambo King,a?? the highly energetic instrumental & vocal duo Los Hermanos Moreno, virtuoso flutist Connie Grossman and the Steven Oquendo Mambo Orchestra. Noted broadcaster Felipe Luciano will serve as Master of Ceremonies. A dance follows at 9:30 PM in the Hostos Café with DJ Brian Martínez spinning Salsa favorites.

Horizon Foundation Sounds Of The City At NJPAC Welcomed Celebrity Grocer Produce Pete Photo Horizon Foundation Sounds Of The City At NJPAC Welcomed Celebrity Grocer Produce Pete
by Stephi Wild - Aug 7, 2019

Horizon Foundation Sounds of the City at NJPAC welcomed Produce Pete, an American grocer, chef, and celebrity spokesperson best known for his weekly fruit and vegetable segments that appear on WNBC in New York City and WCAU in Philadelphia.

NJPAC'S HORIZON SOUND OF THE CITY! Features Free Performance By New Power Generation Photo NJPAC'S HORIZON SOUND OF THE CITY! Features Free Performance By New Power Generation
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 30, 2019

Horizon Foundation Sounds of the City, NJPAC's free outdoor music series in Chambers Plaza, presents New Power Generation in a concert featuring the music of Prince.

Gabrielito Plays Blackbox @ The Edye At The Broad Stage. May 3 Photo Gabrielito Plays Blackbox @ The Edye At The Broad Stage. May 3
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 15, 2019

The Eli and Edythe Broad Stage in Santa Monica presents Gabrielito for the final show in the blackbox @ the edye series on Friday, May 3 at 8:00pm. Gabrielito Gonzalez is a performer whose career spans the wide gamut of television, film, music videos, commercials, theatre and concerts throughout the world. He is also a 2013 GRAMMY award-winning artist, singer/songwriter. Started in 2015, La Verdad (The Truth) is a Los Angeles based ensemble comprised of some of the finest musicians in LA. Usually a nine-piece ensemble, the group has stripped down tonight for a more intimate performance in The Edye.

Van Wezel Announces NEIL BERG'S 110 YEARS OF BROADWAY Photo Van Wezel Announces NEIL BERG'S 110 YEARS OF BROADWAY
by Julie Musbach - Jan 14, 2019

Neil Berg returns to the Van Wezel celebrating a record-breaking decade of annual performances with an exciting, all-new show! 110 YEARS OF BROADWAY recreates the finest moments from the most memorable shows of the century featuring the actual Broadway stars of shows like Jersey Boys, Wicked and Mamma Mia! Backed by an excellent New York-based band, Neil Berg presents skillful arrangements of Broadway classics as well as electrifying numbers from Broadway's freshest hit shows. Don't miss this spectacular performance on Wednesday, January 30 at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Reserve your seats today!

James Moody Jazz Festival Starting Comes to NJPAC In November Photo James Moody Jazz Festival Starting Comes to NJPAC In November
by Alexa Criscitiello - Oct 9, 2018

Recognized by the world not only for their bold-face names, but especially by their superb talents, New Jersey Performing Arts Center's seventh annual TD James Moody Jazz Festival (November 4-18) is packed with performances by today's most listened-to luminaries on the jazz scene. NJPAC Jazz Advisor, six-time Grammy winner Christian McBride says, 'I'm beyond excited to announce the seventh annual TD James Moody Jazz Festival at NJPAC. It's gonna be a good one, baby. There's something very, very special about jazz vocalists, and we're committed to making sure the legacy of jazz vocals is alive and thriving. This year we'll present the world's finest singers, from Dianne Reeves and Gregory Porter to Cecile McLorin Salvant and Lalah Hathaway, and will continue to search for the next greats through the Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Vocal Competition -- the SASSY Awards -- which is always a huge hit.'

BWW Interview: Turn Up the Heat with the New York International Salsa Congress! Photo BWW Interview: Turn Up the Heat with the New York International Salsa Congress!
by Olga El - Aug 29, 2018

Packed with dance workshops, vendors and world-class performances, the Goya Foods' New York International Salsa Congress (NYISC) is a massive celebration of everything salsa that takes place from Thursday, August 30, 2018 to Sunday, September 2, 2018 at the New York Marriott Marquis in Times Square.

HBO Latino to Premiere GILBERTO SANTA ROSA, 40… Y CONTANDO Photo HBO Latino to Premiere GILBERTO SANTA ROSA, 40… Y CONTANDO
by Kaitlin Milligan - Aug 15, 2018

Vamos a bailar con¬†HBO Latino¬ģ¬†from the comfort of your own home when ‚ÄúEl Caballero de la Salsa,‚ÄĚ Gilberto Santa Rosa, celebrates 40 remarkable years of his career with this historic concert.¬†Gilberto Santa Rosa, 40‚Ķ y Contando¬†premieres on Friday, September 14 at 8pm ET/PT and will air across all of the channel's platforms, including HBO GO¬ģ, HBO NOW¬ģ, participating television and streaming partner platforms, and free On Demand channels.

10,000 Dancers Celebrate Latin Music And Dance At The 2018 Goya Foods New York Intern Photo 10,000 Dancers Celebrate Latin Music And Dance At The 2018 Goya Foods New York International Salsa Congress
by Marina Kennedy - Aug 1, 2018

The Goya Foods New York International Salsa Congress (#goyaNYISC2018), a multi-day Latin music and dance festival, will celebrate its 18 th anniversary with 10,000 dancers from around the world at The New York Marriott Marquis in Times Square from Thursday, August 30, 2018 to Sunday, September 2, 2018.

SummerStage Announces Upcoming Shows; Femi Kuti, Breakbeat Lou, Sister Nancy, The Ori Photo SummerStage Announces Upcoming Shows; Femi Kuti, Breakbeat Lou, Sister Nancy, The Originals, and More
by Julie Musbach - Jul 25, 2018

City Parks Foundation's SummerStage is rounding out July and kicking off August with a diverse lineup of programming taking place all across New York City. For the most up-to-date scheduling and lineup for all SummerStage programming, visit www.SummerStage.org for all festival information.

City Parks Foundation Announces the SummerStage 2018 Season Photo City Parks Foundation Announces the SummerStage 2018 Season
by Macon Prickett - Jun 15, 2018

City Parks Foundation is thrilled to announce the 2018 season of SummerStage, New York City's largest free outdoor performing arts festival, bringing more than 100 performances to Central Park and 17 neighborhood parks throughout the five boroughs. This year's festival, presented by Capital One, will showcase over 200 unique artists hailing from New York City and around the globe, performing shows across a diversity of genres and disciplines, including indie-rock, hip-hop, Latin, jazz, R&B, salsa, opera, contemporary dance, and spoken word.

NJPAC Announces New Season Photo NJPAC Announces New Season
by Stephi Wild - May 14, 2018

New Jersey Performing Arts Center, the country's most diverse arts presenter, announced a sensational opening lineup for the 2018-2019 season, an adventurous range of more than 150 attractions - Bollywood to ballet, hip-hop to K-pop - for every kind of audience.

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