Mardi Gras Dance Party: ANDRE THIERRY & his Zydeco band
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The Osher Marin JCC presents a Mardi Gras Dance Party with Zydeco music from Grammy Nominee Andre Thierry.
ANDRE THIERRY & his Zydeco band, Cajun flavors, pre-event dance lesson & fun set the tone for a Mardi Gras dance party in San Rafael.
The Kanbar Center at the Osher Marin JCC presents the final concert of the 2nd Annual Winter Nights Dance Party Series. Tonight celebrates the music and culture of southwestern Louisiana, as Zydeco music returns to the JCC. This accordion driven sound was originally created at house dance parties where families and friends gathered for socializing. Emerging from the French Creole culture, Zydeco integrates Afro-Caribbean, waltz, shuffles, blues, rock & roll and other forms of great danceable music. Andre Thierry takes Zydeco to the next generation spicing things up with dash of hip hop and jazz added to the gumbo.
Come dance and enjoy the great energy that this music creates.
Pre-concert Cajun two-step dance lesson & cultural flavored dinners available for purchase.
200 N. San Pedro Rd., San Rafael, CA 94903
From Highway 101 in San Rafael, take the North San Pedro exit and head east. The Osher Marin JCC, at 200 N. San Pedro Road, is on the right-hand side, half a mile from the freeway exit.
* The Osher Marin Jewish Community Center’s parking lot is located directly in front of the building with parking spaces for disabled patrons available.
* Additional parking is available at the JCC Annex lot, located at 210 N. San Pedro Road (just east of the main campus). In the event of multiple programs, or heavily attended events, overflow vehicles may be directed to available street parking or on adjacent properties.
* Evenings and weekends only: There is additional parking across the street at Venetia Valley School.