Attention Broadway Musical lovers…
RENT Hollywood – The award-winning Broadway musical comes to Los Angeles for a 6-week run at Hollywood’s Hudson Theater. We just wanted to let you all know that Abe Lagrimas, Jr., who performed with an amazing jazz ensemble at our 2010 Bisperas-Traditions of Christmas, is the drummer for this production. We thought you would be interested in seeing this amazing show right here in LA. March 25th was its opening and they are already off to a great start. Below are the dates and times that he will be a part of:
Friday, March 25 – 8pm
Saturday, March 26 – 8pm
Friday, April 8 – 8pm
Saturday, April 9- 8pm
Sunday, April 10 – 3pm
Friday, April 15 – 8pm
Saturday, April 16- 8pm
Sunday, April 17 – 3pm
Friday, April 22 – 8pm
Saturday, April 23 – 2pm & 8pm
Additional production and ticketing info is below. Thank you for supporting Abe in this series of performances. Hope to see you there!
Title: RENT Hollywood
Location: Hudson Backstage Theatre (6539 Santa Monica Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90038)
Link out: Click here
Description: RENT: The Award-Winning Musical in Hollywood/Los Angeles
Featuring Abe Lagrimas, Jr.
Start Time: 08:00
Click here to purchase your tickets
Based on Puccini’s La Boheme, Jonathan Larson’s Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize-winning revolutionary rock opera RENT tells the story of one year in the life of eight friends living the Bohemian life — struggling to express themselves through their art and measuring their lives in love. Against the gritty backdrop of New York’s East Village, these friends strive for success and acceptance while enduring the obstacles of poverty, illness, and the AIDS epidemic.Jerica Productions/The Royal Underground Theatre Company is proud to bring to Hollywood’s Hudson Backstage their San Francisco Regional Premiere production of this multiple award-winning show that Theatremania called “A powerhouse production!”
Abe Lagrimas, Jr.
Drums / Vibraphone / Ukulele
Musician, Composer, Educator
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This is just a quick notice to let you know what is happening this weekend in the heart of Little Tokyo in Los Angeles. A group of energetic people and creative artists are responding to the state of emergency in Japan. They are coming together to create an event, a benefit concert to help Japan:
Confirmed artists so far:
MON DAVID, ALAN PAUL (of the Manhattan Transfer), RENAISSANCE (a Capella Doo Wop group), SHARP THREE (KUROSAWA BROTHERS & CHUCK VAN HAECK), BOBBY MATOS, LISA EDELMAN, MOTOKO HONDA, RIC ICKARD, JP MARAMBA, BILL FULTON, VINNIE GOLIA, RICHARD SEARS….. please stay tuned for the complete line-up.
Title: L.A. Musical Artists Uniting to Help Japan
Location: The Blue Whale
Link out: www.bluewhalemusic.com
Description: L.A. Musical Artists Uniting to Help Japan…a benefit concert in the heart of Little Tokyo…
123 Astronaut E S Onizuka St. Suite 301 Los Angeles, CA 90012
(in Weller Court on 2nd street between Los Angeles Street & San Pedro Street)
Start Time: 04:00 pm
End Time: 08:00 pm
Please feel free to invite others! Visit the official Facebook page for this event: https://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=201427823208974
Come support our friends, Abe Lagrimas, Jr. and Carlo David, son of Mon David…
The 6th Annual Fil-Am Jazz and World Festival!
Friday, December 3rd, 8:00PM (doors open at 6:30PM)
Filipino Jazz Stars on One Stage: Annie Brazil, Johnny Alegre, Abe Lagrimas, Bo Razon, JP Maramba, and introducing Carlo David and the 2010 Talent Search Winner VJ Rosales.
Catalina Bar & Grill
6725 W. Sunset Blvd.
Hollywood, CA 90028
If you have not done so already, purchase your tickets for this year’s JazzFest this Friday, 12/3. Visit www.jazzphilusa.org for more information.
On Friday, December 3rd, Carlo David will be featured on LA18 TV’s “LA Kababayan” with Janelle So. The show will air this Friday at 4:30PM. Tune in to see one of the Filipino’s community rising jazz artists!
NER DE LEON TO RELEASE LATEST ALBUM, “ALL TO CHRIST” ON NOV. 20TH!
PLEASE COME SUPPORT NER DE LEON AT A FUNDRAISER CONCERT EVENT AT COMMUNITY OF THE WORD CHURCH IN CHINO, CALIFORNIA ON NOV. 20TH, 7:00PM.
Title: ALL TO CHRIST (Fundraising Concert Event)
Location: COMMUNITY OF THE WORD – CHINO, CA
Link out: Click here
Start Time: 7:00pm
Come support our friends, Mon David, Tateng Katindig and Ner De Leon as they perform a Thanksgiving show at Jeepney Asian Grill in Cerritos, CA on Nov. 23rd, 7:30pm to 9:30pm!
Title: 2010 Thanksgiving Show with the Gentlemen of Jazz
Location: Jeepney Asian Grill
*Limited seating capacity. By reservation only.
11900 South Street
Cerritos, CA 90703
Bahay Kubo Center cordially invites you to
Bisperas: Traditions of Christmas
BKC’s Annual Fundraiser & Cultural Show
Join us and get into the Christmas spirit! Listen to the smooth jazz rhythms of holiday tunes, sit down to a scrumptious buffet lunch, watch a live show, and then show off your best dance moves on the dance floor. Also visit our holiday boutique to complete your shopping gift lists or discover treasures for yourself. Find private design handbags…quality hand-made Filipiniana wear…Filipino canvas art…Filipino books…and many other unique hand-crafted items made in the Philippines.
Enjoy the shopping, the food, the entertainment and all that jazz…while supporting Bahay Kubo Center’s mission to enrich our community with Philippine culture.
Featured Tiki Totes & Bags merchandise now available for presale by appointment only! Please call (818) 832-1941 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
SAVE THE DATE!
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 2010
We look forward to seeing you there!!!
Tiki Totes & Bags samples:
Come and enjoy “Soulitude” moments – the magical artistry of the voice and guitar of Mon David.
“Alone Together” with his musical partner of two decades, “Takey” (Takamine nylon guitar), Mon David will present material rarely performed and especially suited for this intimate format.
Friday, September 24th
8:30 PM – 10:30 PM at
123 Astronaut E S Onizuka St., Suite 301
Los Angeles, CA
A special solo performance by the 2006 London International Jazz Vocal Grand Prize Winner, international recording artist and world class jazz vocalist will be exhibiting a minimalist and organic jazz form at the wonderful listening room called the Blue Whale in Little Tokyo in the heart of downtown Los Angeles. Ample underground validated parking available. Cover is $15 for adults and $10 for students. For more info visit: www.bluewhalemusic.com