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RITZ THEATRE 2014 - 2015 SEASON

Jazz Jamm will kick-off an amazing cast of performers, world renowned Jeff Lorber Fusion, free spirited Euge Groove, the elegant and jazzy Maysa, and the best kept secret in smooth jazz - Urban Jazz Coalition featuring Marcus Anderson.  

Excitement around the rest of our season includes much anticipated R&B Diva Christte Michele; a trio of Grammy nominated artist including; Case, Allen Toussaint and Bettye Lavette; inspirational songstress Naomi Shelton & the Gospel Queens; and a host of culturally - rich performers such as: soul singers Otis Clay, Clarence Carter and Syl Johnson.  Grammy Award- winning Diane Schuur, blues guitarist Lucky Peterson and the new school contemporary- duo taking the nation by store - Black Violin

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CHRISETTE MICHELE in Concert - SEPT 19th
SOLD OUT!!!  

JAZZ JAMM featuring EUGE GROOVE - OCT 4th

NAOMI SHELTON & THE GOSPEL QUEENS - OCT 10th  

J. DASH and FRIENDS - OCT 24th

RITZ 15TH ANNIVERSARY featuring BETTYE LAVETTE - OCT 25th

JAZZ JAMM featuring MAYSA - NOV 1st

CLARENCE CARTER in Concert - NOV  14th

OTIS CLAY in Concert - NOV  22nd

JAZZ JAMM URBAN COALITION w/ MARCUS ANDERSON - DEC 6th

BLACK VIOLIN in Concert - DEC 12th

ALLEN TOUSSAINT in Concert - DEC 13th

CASE  in Concert- JAN  16th

DIANE SCHUUR in Concert - JAN 17th

LUCKY PETERSON  in Concert- JAN  30th

SYL JOHNSON in Concert  - FEB  7th

CYRUS CHESTNUT - MAR 20th 

Additional events coming soon!! 

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Ritz Theatre Museum will open a new exhibit entitled: "The Fine Art of Jazz", which showcases the impact Kansas City Jazz Musicians and Vocalists had on the national jazz movement of the 1920's and 1930's through photographs by Dan White, Pulitzer Prize - winning photographer and commentary on reowned jazz musicians who got their start in Kansas City and grew from there to have great impact on American Jazz as we know it today.  

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AMATEUR NIGHT AT THE RITZ AUDITIONS  
SEPTEMBER 11TH  4:30-6:30 pm

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OCTOBER JAZZ JAMM!! 

 

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 EUGE GROOVE
Saturday, October 4th
7 & 10 pm

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Ritz Concert Series 


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CHRISETTE MICHELE

 
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 19TH
8pm    SOLD OUT!!!!!!!!!!

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REP YO BRAND FASHION &
TALENT EXPO
November 29th  7pm

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ODD? ROD'S ALBUM 
RELEASE SHOW
Sunday, December 7th  8pm 

$30 Show / CD  Buy Tickets 


SPOKEN WORD

Free Event in Lobby!
September 4th
6-8 pm 

 


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AMATEUR NIGHT

Thank you for a wonderful
season!  Amateur Night
will return in September! 

 

RSVP AUDITIONS

August 28th & 29th
4:30 - 6:30PM 

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THROUGH OUR EYES 2015 

Wouldn’t Take Nothing for
My Journey:
An Artistic Evolution

Call for Artists!

Registration Form

January 29 – July 31, 2015

CALLING ALL ARTISTS
Contact Adonica Toler 
AToler@smgjax.com
904.807.2014

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