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February 2019

Sammons Discovery: Andy Timmons

February 15 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sammons Center for the Arts, 3630 Harry Hines Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75219 United States
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$40

Acclaimed guitarist Andy Timmons performs two sets featuring very different styles. He and fellow guitarist Nick Knirk open with music from artists as varied as Django Reinhardt and The Ventures to Jeff Beck and Queen. Timmons goes solo in the second set for his rendition of the Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band.

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Sammons Cabaret: Goga

February 21 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Kurth Hall, 3630 Harry Hines Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75219 United States
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$45

Influenced by American artists Buddy Guy, Marvin Gaye, and Barry White, singer Goga combined their sound with his Eastern European roots to put a new spin on an extensive repertoire of 2,000 songs encompassing jazz, blues, R&B, soul, and international favorites.

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March 2019

Sammons Jazz: Leigh Tomlinson Memorial Concert

March 6 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Meadows Hall, 3630 Harry Hines Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75219 United States
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$50

This sold-out concert begins with a timeless first set showcases singers Carolyn Lee Jones, Sandra Kaye, Heather Paterson, and Tony Hakim. The all-star tribute to beloved jazz singer Leigh Tomlinson continues with innovative vocalists Garry Williams, Tatiana Mayfield, Candace "Mahogany" Miller, and Damon K. Clark. To be placed on the wait list, call the Sammons Center at (214) 520-7788.

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Sammons Cabaret: Sheran Goodspeed Keyton

March 21 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Kurth Hall, 3630 Harry Hines Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75219 United States
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$45

This force of nature named Sheran Goodspeed Keyton not only sings, she acts, directs, choreographs, and teaches. Along with her award-winning portrayals of Bessie Smith and Mahalia Jackson, her role as Etta James so impressed one critic that she was tapped as "one of Dallas' reigning musical theater divas."

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Sammons Center Presents: José André Trio

March 29 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Meadows Hall, 3630 Harry Hines Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75219 United States
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$50 – $150

Returning to the Sammons Center this March, the José André Trio will perform in a one-night-only concert. Born in Bolivia, blind with cerebral palsy, José has stunned audiences all over the world with his artistry, speed, and accuracy. His playful and inspired compositions bridge jazz, rock, blues, bossa nova, Latin American folklore, and world music. In honor of the Sammons Center’s commitment to sharing the therapeutic power of the arts, José, and the great work they do on behalf of…

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April 2019

Sammons Jazz: Jazz Springs Eternal

April 3 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Meadows Hall, 3630 Harry Hines Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75219 United States
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$50

This sold-out concert begins with renowned jazz harpist Cindy Horstman fronts 2tone and the Dallas Jazz Harp Ensemble in a two-for-one set where strings rule. Pianist and composer Dave Zoller and Evidence share their appreciation of Thelonious Monk with selections from their recordings of the jazz giant's works. To be placed on the wait list, call the Sammons Center at (214) 520-7788.

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Sammons Cabaret: Diana Sheehan

April 18 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Kurth Hall, 3630 Harry Hines Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75219 United States
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$45

Respected for her expansive stage work off-Broadway, on national tours, and in regional theaters across the nation, Diana Sheehan's cabaret shows have been produced in New York, Boston, and San Francisco. Her breathtaking vocals and skilled interpretations are on full display at Sammons Cabaret when she performs "Liner Notes: A Life in Song." This concert is sold out. To be placed on the wait list, please call (214) 520-7788.

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“Bolden” Film Premiere

April 27 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Angelika Film Center Dallas, 5321 E Mockingbird Ln
Dallas, TX 5206 United States
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Free

Free, but reservations required. Email your name and desired number of seats to rsvp@sammonsartcenter.org. Click here to watch the film trailer.

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May 2019

Sammons Jazz: Artistic Director’s Concert

May 1 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Meadows Hall, 3630 Harry Hines Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75219 United States
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$50

Sammons Jazz Artistic Director and Steinway Artist Arlington Jones leads The Brethren in a sold-out, two-set tribute to the series' past artistic directors: Vicho Vicencio, Roger Boykin, and James Gilyard. The concert also celebrates the release of the "Sammons Jazz Directors Cut" CD/DVD marking the 30th anniversary of the acclaimed concert series. To be placed on the wait list, call the Sammons Center at (214) 520-7788.

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Sammons Cabaret: Terry Loftis

May 16 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Kurth Hall, 3630 Harry Hines Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75219 United States
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$45

The suave and urbane Terry Loftis closes the spring season of Sammons Cabaret with a musical trip to the great cabaret shows performed by Bobbie Short, Nina Simone, and other great nightclub singers. His cabaret show features tunes like “Satin Doll”, “Laura,” “Someone to Light Up My Life,” and so many other great standards.

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