Tag Archives: Joy Theater

Ticket Giveaway: Bootsy Collins at the Joy Theater

Funk master Bootsy Collins is returning to New Orleans for a show with DJ Soul Sister on April 25 at 9 p.m. at the Joy Theater. We’ve got a pair of tickets to the show to give away! Enter below for your chance to win. Winner will be chosen on April 25.

Giveaway: Slightly Stoopid Prize Pack + Tickets to April 24 Show at the Joy

Slightly Stoopid is returning to New Orleans to headline a show at the Joy Theater on April 24, and we’ve got a lot to give away to get you ready for the show courtesy of Huka Entertainment. Our Grand Prize Winner will walk away with: 2 tickets to see Slightly Stoopid on April 24th at [...]

Zion Harmonizers Celebrate 75 Years At the Joy Theater

On Saturday, March 15, 2014, New Orleans’ own Zion Harmonizers will be celebrating their 75th Anniversary with a party at the Joy Theater from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Formed in 1939 in a New Orleans neighborhood then known as “New Zion,” the group continues their wonderful style of singing traditional gospel four part harmonies [...]

Snoop Dogg Closes Out 2014 NBA All-Star Weekend in New Orleans

He may have recently undergone an artistic, spiritual reincarnation as Snoop Lion, and even reinvented himself under his third alter-ego, Snoopzilla, this past year, but favorite Los Angeles rapper Snoop Dogg just can’t escape the demands for his classics. The west coast G-Funk original is scheduled to headline Sunday’s official NBA All-Star post-game concert at [...]

The Bootzilla of Funkin’ Bass, Bootsy Collins to Play Jazz Fest 2014 Night Show

This year’s Jazz Fest night show schedule around town is already shaping up to be a heck of a ride. Winter Circle Productions announced this morning that the “Bootzilla of Funkin’ Bass,” Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Bootsy Collins will play the Joy Theater on Friday, April 25 at 10 p.m. during the first [...]

Late Night Jazz Fest Tickets for the Word at the Joy Theater on Sale Friday

The word around town is that this Friday, February 7 at 11:00 a.m. tickets will go on sale to see jam band supergroup the Word perform at New Orleans’ Joy Theater on Sunday, April 27. This late night, Jazz Fest concert will mark the third show of the year for the hallowed, sacred steel ensemble [...]

WIN TICKETS: Slightly Stoopid To Kick-Off Jazz at the Joy for Jazz Fest 2014

Re-opened again two years ago after being shuttered since Hurricane Katrina, the Joy Theater takes another leap forward with the announcement today that the former movie house turned live performance theater will offer a series of Jazz Fest week night shows this year. With the resurgence of historical theaters re-opening over the past year along [...]

Photos: The New Mastersounds Featuring Nigel Hall, Joy Theater, 12.31.2013

On New Year’s Eve British funk crusaders the New Mastersounds took the stage at the Joy Theater and took in 2014 New Orleans style with show that showcased the Nigel Hall’s smoking keys and soulful vocals. OffBeat co-hosted the revéillon soireé at the freshly renovated Joy Theater, which also featured New Mastersounds front man Eddie [...]

Photos: Tedeschi Trucks Band, Joy Theater, 10.19.13

Last Saturday night (October 19), the husband and wife team of Derek Trucks and Susan Tedeschi led the Grammy-winning Tedeschi Trucks Band at the Joy Theater. Local funky man, Big Sam Williams joined the sold-out party, adding his trombone to all-star ensemble which also features Saunders Sermons on Trombone, Maurice Brown on trumpet, Kebbi Williams [...]

Tedeschi Trucks Band: A Match Made in New Orleans

In March of 1999, young slide-guitar ace Derek Trucks hit the road with the Allman Brothers Band for the first time. On July 21 of that year, the legendary outfit rolled into New Orleans. There, it picked up supporting act, burgeoning blueswoman Susan Tedeschi for the first night of a two-week jaunt through the Midwest [...]