Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 8:00pm
Columns 3811 St.
New Orleans, LA 70115
Namaya “Ir’Rev’ Jazz,” the Jazz poet/ raconteur who has performed on five continents will jam with the NOLA Jazz Legends John Rankin, Ray Moore, and Ed Wise in “Jazz Meets the Word.” The definitive jazz poetry/ story show in NOLA. 10 December 2019 at 8PM at The Columns. Suggested donation $15 at the door. “Where jazz, word, improvisation and humor flows in a spell-binding show.” Sentinel. Namaya, comes from the lineage of jazz poets like Lord Buckley, Slim Gaillard, Ginsberg and the Last Poets. Described as the “High wire performance poet of the spoken word. Spell binding improvisation words and stories… the definitive jazz poet.” by the Aquarian. Namaya says, “The art is to offer the Word and fuse it with the magic of the jazz legends of Rankin, Moore, and Wise.” The show will include jazz stories like Stagolee, Love Junkie, the Rugaroo, Mango Love -- with a play of improvisation with jazz, blues, and more.