At age 79, Woody Allen is going off touring with a band. As we previously announced, he is playing shows in Minnesota and California this August with the Eddy Davis New Orleans Jazz Band, his usual band who accompany him in New York most Mondays. If that wasn’t enough, a second date has now been added for Mill Valley.
The updated shows below, with links to tickets.
August 2, 2015 – Minneapolis, Minnesota
New Century Theater
August 4, 2015 – NEW
August 5, 2015 – Mill Valley, California
August 6, 2015 – San Francisco, California
The Regency Ballroom
August 8, 2015 – Los Angeles, California
The Orpheum Theater
A previously announced date in Seattle is now cancelled.
The rare west coast concerts coincides with Allen being in Los Angeles for production of his 2016 film. Production continues into October, at which time Allen is bound to resume his Monday night residencies at the Carlyle Hotel.
We spoke to trombonist Jerry Zigmont when the tour was announced. You can read the interview here.