Time: November 15, 2012 from 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Location: The Historic Balboa Theater in the San Francisco Richmond District
Street: 3630 Balboa Street (at 37th Ave.)
City/Town: San Francisco, CA 94121
Website or Map: http://www.cinemasf.com/balbo…
Phone: (415) 221-8184
Event Type: movie, premiere, and, dvd, release
Organized By: Lua Hadar
Latest Activity: Nov 5, 2012
World jazz ensemble LUA HADAR with TWIST presents a 70-minute Live Studio Concert directed by Emmy award-winner Lawrence Jordan, shot at the legendary Fantasy Studios in Berkeley, California. In addition to the Like A Bridge Live Studio Concert, the premiere includes a 25-minute documentary, Building Bridges, on the creation of the Bridges Project and on the origins of the band and its signature “cosmopolitan jazz” sound.
Songs of hope, courage and our common humanity in seven languages (English, French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Japanese and Malagasy) weave the theme of world unity through this passionate, fun and eclectic performance by vocalist Lua Hadar and her band of top international musicians.
Music Director Jason Martineau on piano, Dan Feiszli on bass, Celso Alberti on drums, Ian Dogole on Global Percussion, Larry De La Cruz on reeds, Emil Miland on cello, Fumiko Ozawa on koto, David Miotke on jazz accordion, and featuring Gideon Bendile and members of his Kalahari Experience Zulu Choir.
Lua Hadar and her band Twist present the World Premiere of their full-length Live Studio Concert movie, “Like A Bridge,” and the story behind it, “Building Bridges.” Thursday, November 15, 7:30 p.m. The Historic Balboa Theater, 3630 Balboa Street (at 37th Ave.) San Francisco, CA 94121. (415) 221-8184. Tickets $10 at http://www.balboamovies.com Click on “Special Events.” Collector’s Edition DVD for sale $19.99