Tuesday, March 4, 2014

South Texas Jazz brings the NOLA party to SA - March 4


Tuesday, March 4 at 7:30pm
Charline McCombs Empire Theatre
Tickets are on sale now

"SAN ANTONIO, TX – Laissez les bons temps rouler! South Texas Jazz presents MARDI GRAS! on Tuesday, March 4 at 7:30pm in the Charline McCombs Empire Theatre (226 N. St. Mary’s St.). 

Tickets are on sale now at ticketmaster.com, the Box Office or by phone 800.745.3000.

Dr. Brent “Doc” Watkins, Pierre Poree, "Daddy Longlegs" Rivas and friends are throwing a party in celebration of New Orleans Jazz on Fat Tuesday.

Partygoers will be transported to NOLA with Carnival season favorites like “When the Saints Go Marching In,” “Mardi Gras Mambo,” ”Jambalaya,” “Bourbon Street Parade,” and Professor Longhair’s famous tune “Big Chief.”

The performance is the second of the 2014 South Texas Jazz residency in the Empire Theatre. The series is one of many highlights in this year’s celebration of the Empire Theatre’s 100th Anniversary. For full series details, visit: The Majestic.

MARDI GRAS! takes place in conjunction with Downtown Tuesday. Downtown Tuesday offers free parking at City-operated garages, lots and parking meters on Tuesdays from 5:00pm to 2:00am.

Limited cabaret seats with cocktail service ($50) and traditional theatre seats ($30) are available. Tickets are on sale now at Ticketmaster outlets, including the Box Office, ticketmaster.com or charge by phone at 800.745.3000. All tickets subject to applicable service charges and fees."