Artists & Performers

Mar 4, 2011 in Neighbor News, West End Artists & Performers

The West End is brimming with talent. Take the opportunity to enjoy our local West End talent or even share some of your own!

March 5th, Saturday- Amber Lee Baker and Gillian Underwood. Amber Lee (West End artist and performer) is a singer, songwriter, accordion-ista. She recently released her new excellent album “Indelible”.  Location: Toad in the Hole Time: 9:30 p.m. Check out her video “Alpha” and remember, dominance is not a bad thing.

Amber Lee at Toad in the Hole March 5th

Amber Lee at Toad in the Hole March 5th

March 12th, Saturday Gabby La La How do you describe this band? Cross-cultural, generational, freak-folk, hindu-pop? Face it… you’ve got to experience it for yourself. Band members are Gabby La La, Zachary Morris, Ananta De Tally (West End Artist and performer! See more about her below) and Josh Fossgreen.  Location: My Friend Joe Coffee Shop 1810 Mendocino Ave.    Time: 7-10 p.m. See Gabby La La perform Click Here!

Gabby La La at My Friend Joe March 12th

Gabby La La at My Friend Joe March 12th

Ananta De Tally plays electric fiddle/ violin, cello and has been known to hula hoop while performing. Check out this video- you may see some familiar West End landmarks! Click Here!
Film maker, screen writer (and Westender) John Harden’s actor/director workshop exceeded expectations. If you are an interested North Bay actor, you can get on the waiting list and be informed when he repeats the workshop. Please email John Harden Include any information about yourself you think he should know! If you would like to know more about the workshops http://johnfilms.com or see John’s work click here!

AUDITIONS ANNOUNCED for The Mystery of Irma Vep. 6th Street Playhouse will be auditioning (non-union, male) adult actors for The Mystery of Irma Vep, written by Charles Ludlam. Auditions on: Sunday, March 6th beginning at 6:00 p.m. in the Studio Theatre. Men auditioning should arrive at 6 p.m. and be prepared to read with several partners.  Actors should also be prepared to read from the script and to participate in some improvisation exercises at the audition.  Please dress for movement-based work. This is a non-AEA production, however actors will be paid. Check out 6thStreetplayhouse.com for specific audition sides and entire audition info. For more information, please contact Craig A. Miller, Artistic Director, at 707-523-4185 x103

Looking for local comedians to start a weekly open mic comedy night. Please email Dave Daher at davedaher@hotmail.com at the Last Day Saloon

Last Day Saloon

Last Day Saloon

Request for Proposals for a mural project on Aston Avenue in Santa Rosa. This is a project of the Graffiti Abatement Program of the Santa Rosa Police Department and they are seeking two artists to design and implement two murals (one per artist). Application deadline is March 15, 2011. RFP- Call for Artists Aston Ave

6th Street Playhouse School of Drama begins March 22nd. Register now! Whether you are interested in acting or want to enrich your theater/acting experience the School of Drama has something for you. Youth ( age 3 and up) and Adult classes.  Youth Summer Musical Theater for ages 8- 16. For more information, please contact:  Craig Miller, Director of Education at 523-4185 ext. 103

6th St. Playhouse School of Drama

Are you a West End performer, artist or other talented individual? Don’t be shy! Share your performance dates and events with the neighborhood. We want to support you. Contact Lea Barron-Thomas at  westend @sonic.net