Jackie Venson Live: MLK Weekend
About The Show
Prior to the scheduled event, there will be a special tribute to the 2016 2-time Global Music Award winner, twice nominated Grammy guitarist, Charlie Wood beginning at 7pm sharp!
Tickets: $22.50. No service fees with tickets purchase at the box office.
In support of Dream Week and MLK Weekend the Q Live One "Up Close and Personal" concert series continues with Jackie Venson and special guest Neo-Soul poet Christopher Michael. Hosting the show will be Actor and Comedian Aaron Spivey- Sorrells All seats reserved.
Jackie Venson, a groundbreaking young talent from Austin Texas continue to grow in popularity garnering new fans through touring both in the states and internationally. Jackie's list of credentials boast a degree from Berklee College of Music, articles by periodicals such as Guitar World Magazine and ReverbNation. two singles, “The Light in Me” album and one on the way.! Jackie enjoys being creative driving force behind all of her official videos as well as dedicating countless hours to maintaining direct contact with all of her fans and followers on her Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, SoundCloud, ReverbNation and YouTube.
Christopher Michael has been a regular in The Poetry Slam scene since 1999 and is co-founder Killeen Poetry Slam. He is the 2005-2006 Austin Poetry Slam Champ, 2008 Killeen Slam Champ, 2010 Arkansas Grand Slam, 5x national finalist, member and coach of 13 National Slam Team. Christopher is the former Executive Director and Slam Master of They Speak Youth Slam in Austin TX and has coached and mentored 4 national youth poetry slam teams. Christopher serves as a board member for Austin Poetry Slam and is the Vice President of Poetry Slam Inc. and Slam-master of Austin Neo Soul. In honor of his work with the community and youth poets The Mayor of Austin declared June 23rd Christopher Michael Day.
Aaron Spivey-Sorrells television and film career consist of movies like JOE with Nicolas Cage, Friday Night Lights, American Crime and Revolution. As a member of the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity , Aaron hosted the 2013 National Convention. As a stand up comedian Aaron has performed all over the U.S and has wowed audiences with his unique brand of comedy that will keep you laughing well after the show has ended.