WWOZ Groove Gala

Doreen Ketchens performs at the Groove Gala [Photo by Ryan Hodgson-Rigsbee]


The 2019 WWOZ Groove Gala

Thursday, September 5, 2019

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We are thrilled to be returning to Dickie Brennan's Tableau for the 2nd annual WWOZ Groove Gala on Thursday September 5th from 6:30-10:30pm. The station will once again partner with Tableau and Le Petit Theater to host this indoor festival to benefit WWOZ 90.7FM!


Irma Thomas, Lena Prima, Amanda Shaw, Storyville Stompers, Doreen Ketchens, Gerald French, John "Papa" Gros and Al "Lil' Fats" Jackson


What to expect:

  • Live Music on the three fest stages around Tableau from 6:30-8pm
  • Beyond fine festival fare from Dickie Brennan's Tableau + open bars + Mango Freeze
  • Main Stage Showcase in Le Petit Theatre at 8pm
  • All followed by dessert and dancing to DJ Brice Nice
  • Come dressed in your best fest attire (think comfort: sun hats, BayouWear, tie dye, How Ya Gonna Clap koozies)

Dickie Brennan will be hosting the Groove Gala Oasis on the third floor of Tableau. Guests able to join us for this VIP experience will be treated to a special menu and wine pairings personally selected by Dickie himself, plus intimate live music performances upstairs and reserved seating for the Main Stage Showcase in Le Petit at 8pm.


Interested in being a WWOZ Groove Gala Stage Sponsor? Email melanie@wwoz.org

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A few photo highlights from the 2018 Groove Gala:

And you can support WWOZ and the Groove Gala right now: Artist Isabelle Jacopin created this gorgeous piece of art for the inaugural Groove Gala invite and we've decided to make availbale to OZillians via a limited edition run of 150 giclee prints - all signed, numbered and titled by the artist herself.

Buy a WWOZ Groove Gala Limited Edition Giclee Print

Artist: Isabelle Jacopin
Media: Giclee on watercolor paper
Dimensions: 18.5"x24"
Limited Edition of 150 prints signed by the artist.

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