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2019 Svenatra in the Park Big Band Show featuring Sven and his Masterful Orchestra
Oct
19
12:00 PM12:00

2019 Svenatra in the Park Big Band Show featuring Sven and his Masterful Orchestra

San Francisco native and musician Sven Soderlund has moved away from performing heavy metal to the smooth sounds of Sinatra. Come to enjoy Sven and his big band ‘wow’ you at his October 19th “Svenatra in the Park” concert.

Check out Sven on KPIX’s Bay Area Focus: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H2l3cgcNG9I&list=PLx_yr7m1W4SkDi6gn5hM07r0PneZPVwmS&index=1

Joining Sven is local chanteuse Marleen Norman and friends, performing songs from America’s Songbook. Ms. Norman is well-known in local clubs and entertainment spots and has performed at several local and national fundraisers, including the 2018 Hurricane Irma Relief Fund. Marleen is accompanied by her base player Chuck Bennett and David Austin on piano. Bayview soloist Rose Thomas rounds out the program.

This fun free event will enchant you when Sven and his Masterful Orchestra play great jazz-inspired music for your listening and dancing pleasure!

The show starts at noon so come and get the best seats to enjoy this special day of great music and entertainment.

For more information call (415) 413-7501.

Small food and beverage items will be available for purchase. Plenty of free parking. ADA Parking Available (Limited) - Public transportation: Take the 29 Muni to Shelley Drive West off of Mansell Street or to University and walk to the Amphitheatre located off of Shelley East. For Taxi/Uber/Lyft drop-off/pick-up the JG Amphitheatre's Address is 50 John F Shelley Drive.


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African Arts Festival
Sep
29
11:00 AM11:00

African Arts Festival

Live From the AMP is proud to welcome the Duniya Dance & Drum Company’s African Arts Festival back on stage on September 29th with the dancers and musicians performing the traditional dance and music of West Africa at the Jerry Garcia Amphitheater. The show is from 11 am to 4 pm with a stunning array of song, dance and music!

Duniya Dance & Drum Company’s mission is “To cultivate respect for traditional forms, foster cultural exchange, effect social justice and engage in community building, Duniya performs and teaches traditional and innovative performance pieces from Guinea, West Africa and Punjab, India.”

Come and experience a musical afternoon of African music!

For more information please visit https://duniyadance.com/

Small food and beverage items will be available for purchase. Plenty of free parking. ADA Parking Available (Limited) - Public transportation: Take the 29 Muni to Shelley Drive West off of Mansell Street or to University and walk to the Amphitheater located off of Shelley East.. For Taxi/Uber/Lyft drop-off/pick-up the JG Amphitheater's Address is 50 John F Shelley Drive.

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SF Shakes Presents "As You Like It"
Sep
14
to Sep 15

SF Shakes Presents "As You Like It"

Saturday & Sunday, September 14 & 15, 2019

  • 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM

  • Other shows are Saturday & Sunday September 21 & 22 & special Thursday & Friday morning shows on September 19 & 20 at 10 AM - 1 PM

    This summer’s musical version of As You Like It asks the questions “What does it mean to go ‘into the woods’ in our world today? What might it mean in the near future?”  Just after Rosalind and Orlando meet and fall for each other, they’re both exiled from the autocratic Court to the Forest of Arden – with Rosalind in disguise as the boy Ganymede. Despite the challenges of life in the woods, they find new friends and allies and fall in love all over again. Our new musical adaptation features original music and lyrics by celebrated Bay Area composers The Kilbanes and Resident Artist Phil Wong.

    Come early to get a good spot and learn more about As You Like It at our  15-minute Green Show. A Great Wreck-oning plays at 1 :30 on weekends only and provides a lively introduction to As You Like It that's fun for all ages!

    Bring your family,  friends, a blanket, and a picnic to enjoy professional theater at no charge in a beautiful park setting!

  • Plenty of free parking. ADA Parking (Limited) -Take the 29 Muni to Shelley Drive West off of Mansell Street or to University and walk to the Amphitheatre located off of Shelley East.. The JG Amphitheater's Address is 50 John F Shelley Drive for Taxi/Uber/Lyft drop-off/pick-up.

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Sundown Cinema Presents Sing-along "Bohemian Rhapsody"
Sep
6
5:00 PM17:00

Sundown Cinema Presents Sing-along "Bohemian Rhapsody"

Film Night in the Park “Bohemian Rhapsody” Sing-Along | McLaren Park

Following last year’s sing-along “Grease” at the Jerry Garcia Amphitheater, Sundown Cinema returns with another movie to sing along with — the Oscar-awarded movie about Freddy Mercury and the band Queen, “Bohemian Rhapsody.”

Co-sponsored by SF Parks Alliance, Do the Bay and Alamo Brewhouse, this free night of music and feature film shows on Friday, September 6th, starting at 5PM.

Last year’s night under the stars filled up the seats and hillside, so plan to come before the sun sets, bring your own picnic or plan to taste the food and beverages offered by the night’s. vendors.

Plenty of free parking. ADA Parking (Limited) - Take the 29 Muni to Shelley Drive West off of Mansell Street or to University and walk to the Amphitheatre located off of Shelley East.. The JG Amphitheater's Address is 50 John F Shelley Drive for Taxi/Uber/Lyft drop-off/pick-up.

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