Upcoming Events

Happy Anniversary to Banana Puddin' Jazz!!
First Show was April 7, 2003

Tue, April 20, 2021
7 PM EST

Rome Neal Banana Puddin' Jazz 

Presents ​as part of

 

The 22nd Annual
Central Brooklyn Jazz Festival


 "BROOKLYN IN THE HOUSE"

Celebrating Brooklyn Jazz... The Past... and Musicians Today!


A FREE Virtually Live Performance on
Youtube and FB Live
 

  • YouTube

Featuring: 

DANNY MIXON, LAFAYETTE HARRIS JR., MICHAEL WALKER, GENE GHEE, WILLIE MARTINEZ, RICHARD A. CUMMINGS JR., STEVE CROMITY, ERIC FRAZIER, SHARP RADWAY, BRUCE COX, DWAYNE COOK BROADNAX,

RAS CHEMAS LAMED, RICARDO STROBERT

CHIEF BABA NEIL CLARKE, ANDRE CHEZ LEWIS,

AHMED ABDULLAH AND MONIQUE NGOZI NRI

LONNIE PLAXICO, KYM HAMPTON

More info 

 

"Absolutely Superb... A must see and should be seen internationally!!!" - Jean Parnell, WHCR 90.3 FM

"Great... Ishmael throwing truth with piercing daggers"

- Ron Scott, Amsterdam News E

" Loved the play reading...so funny... enjoyed every minute of it. The cast is remarkable. Bravo!" - Mary T. Brown

"I really enjoyed watching Ishmael's latest play on Saturday night. Another tour de force to be sure! I liked how it mixed the essayistic with the dramatic -- the campy B-movie melodrama with anti-racist art history." - Lonely Christopher

"I just watched it on YouTube and it is great...I learned a lot about Basquiat.... a scathing critique of the racist "art" and entertainment world that exploits the art and the artists.... The music is superb.I love how this piece is so much about Ishmael Reed, as poet, writer, scholar, musician, playwright, thinker, historian, everything.

It is funny....And it is very moving.... directing was wonderful.It's exciting to just imagine what this will be like in production. I hope we can all travel by then so that we can all go see it in a theater".-
Yuri Kageyama, journalist, filmmaker

Ishmael Reed's "THE SLAVE WHO LOVED CAVIAR" directed by Rome Neal

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xgiFuEUhzy0&ab_channel=NuyoricanPoetsCafe

Thank You for a Marvtastic Evening!
Miss a Show? Click Below to Catch Up!

Rome Neal w/ Patience Higgins and the Sugar Hill Quartet

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Brooklyn, NY 11205 

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Banana Puddin' Jazz on TV
Tune in every Sunday @ 7:30 PM , and Monday at 4;30 AM(EDT) to Rome Neal's Banana Pudding Jazz TV show on Brooklyn Public Network and catch up with some of the magical nights that were filmed live at the Nuyorican Poets Cafe..... Delightful nights of Jazz on world wide web by just clicking below and stroll down a bit:
 

https://www.bricartsmedia.org/brooklyn-free-speech-channel-3..... Also: Watch exclusively in Brooklyn: Optimum 67 | Spectrum 1995 | RCN 82
Watch all throughout NYC: Verizon FiOS 42

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Tue, April 20, 2021,
7 PM EST


Rome Neal Banana Puddin' Jazz 

as part of

The 22nd Annual Central Brooklyn
Jazz Festival


 "BROOKLYN IN THE HOUSE"

Celebrating Brooklyn Jazz... The Past... and Musicians Today!

Featuring: 

DANNY MIXON, LAFAYETTE HARRIS JR., MICHAEL WALKER, GENE GHEE, WILLIE MARTINEZ, RICHARD A. CUMMINGS JR.,

STEVE CROMITY, ERIC FRAZIER, SHARP RADWAY, BRUCE COX, DWAYNE COOK BROADNAX,

RAS CHEMAS LAMED, RICARDO STROBERT

CHIEF BABA NEIL CLARKE, ANDRE CHEZ LEWIS,

AHMED ABDULLAH AND MONIQUE NGOZI NRI

LONNIE PLAXICO, KYM HAMPTON

Gratis on YouTube and FaceBook Live, however, your financial support will help to keep this program ALIVE and LIVE!

venmo: rome-neal-2 or PayPal: romekyn@earthlink.net

The ninth in a new series of Rome Neal's Banana Puddin' Jazz events! STREAMED LIVE! (Facebook YouTube) FREE... 

SPONSORS:

JAZZ FOUNDATION OF AMERICA, JOHN D. SMITH

RON CEPHAS JONES, DR. MONA SCOTT BRG),
BLACK REPERTORY GROUP (BERKELEY),
NORMAN CARTER, BARBARA FLOWERS,

SHERYL RENEE PRODUCTIONS,
CHRIS BRYAN, LAURENCE HOLDER,

GEORGE TURNER, ANTOINETTE MONTAGUE, LEONIEKE SCHEUBLE

 



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