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Jazz Nights: Louie Cruz Beltran & his Jazz Ensemble (Free Outdoor Concert!)

July 5, 2018 @ 6:30 pm

Join us at the beautiful Playhouse plaza for a free outdoor summer concert featuring Louie Cruz Beltran and his Jazz Ensemble, Thursday evening, July 5th at 6:30pm

Louie has delighted crowds at a host of venues including the Hollywood Bowl, Gibson Amphitheater, Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, and Dodger Stadium. He’s shared the stage with greats such as Smokey Robinson, Stevie Wonder, Gladys Knight, and Natalie Cole. Louie performs regularly at Catalina’s Jazz Club and Vibrato in Los Angeles and is a perennial hit on the Playhouse Plaza. Enjoy a fun-filled night of great grooves and positive energy with Louie and his ensemble of amazing musicians.

“Louie Cruz Beltran and his band are stunners…mixing Afro-Cuban rhythms and R & B influences that will move and dazzle you… -OC Weekly

“….a triumph…a sharp, uncluttered jazz ensemble…choice material deftly translated translated into Latin Grooves.” ~Richard Ginnell, Variety

”…seized attendees attention with percolating percussion, stimulating chanting choruses and searing brass arrangements.” ~Chris Walker, JazzTimes Magazine

Parking is free. We provide fold up chairs (first come, first served).You can bring your own chair if you’d like.

Food will be available for purchase from Downtown LA’s Zagat rated Pez Cantina Coastal Mexican Kitchen.


Nomad Ice Pops will be selling their refreshing handcrafted all natural fruit pops.


This event is part of our 2nd Annual Jazz Nights series which continues on July 26th with The Yuko Mabuchi Trio with special guests Robert Kyle & Billy Mitchell, and concludes on August 23rd with Kiki Ebsen and the Jeff Colella Quartet .

Jazz Nights is a part of the Mission Playhouse’s Community Engagement Program,  


July 5, 2018
6:30 pm
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San Gabriel Mission Playhouse
320 S. Mission Drive
San Gabriel, CA 91776 United States
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(626) 308-2868


As per CADPH; effective December 15, 2021 all indoor events with potential audience sizes greater than 1000 patrons will require proof of full COVID-19 vaccination status or a negative Covid-19 test. Testing for such events is required to be conducted within one (1) day for rapid antigen tests, or within two (2) days for PCR tests prior to entry into the facility or venue.

Please note; self-attestation may not be used to verify status as fully vaccinated or as proof of negative test result. Face masks must also be worn indoors at all times during the event regardless of vaccination status. 

We will continue to update our guests with any protocol revisions as they are issued. 

If you have any questions, please call us at 626.308.2865