Yazzy (Youth Celebrating Jazz Concert)

“Jazz enables us to understand and enjoy the individuality of each person. It encourages us to listen to one another with empathy. Jazz music teaches the respect, patience, and attentiveness required to participate in today's worldwide conversation.”
-Wynton Marsalis, World Renown Jazz Musician

Press Release

Contact Person: Gloria C. Gipson, Executive Director
or Martina Williams, Administrative Assistant
Phone: 318-525-0740 / 318-621-8914 (2nd Line & Fax)
Email: tpaarts318@aol.com
Website: www.tpaarts.org

18th annual Yazzy Youth Celebrating Jazz Virtual Concert
"A Night of Poetry & Jazz"

March 27, 2020

Theatre of the Performing Arts of Shreveport presents its 18th annual Yazzy Youth Celebrating Jazz Virtual Concert on Friday, April 30, 2021, 6:00 pm (Central) entitled “A Night of Poetry & Jazz”. This event can be viewed live on Theatre of the Performing Arts’ Facebook & YouTube pages. Don’t forget to like, comment, and subscribe to our page!

As we continue our celebration of Jazz Appreciation Month, join our talented Yazzy students as they recite colorful poetry set to jazz music. This virtual evening promises to be filled with different styles of poetry, music, dance, and singing, as well as a set design created by our visual arts students.

Due to the pandemic we are unable to have a public performance. Please consider a $25 gift to support the arts by making a contribution to our organization. Donations can be mailed to: Theatre of the Performing Arts, 4005 Lakeshore Drive, Shreveport, LA 71109. Visit our website at www.tpaarts.org. For more information, contact 318-525-0740 or 318-621-8914.