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Relaxing, smooth music and romantic poetry will share the spotlight for "Verbal Sax". Featuring award-winning saxophonist Ric Alexander and renowned poet Khoree "The Poet," this show combines two favorite art forms and two amazing talents. An experienced and innovative player, Alexander's accomplishments include world tours with the likes of R&B sensations Tony! Toni! Toné! His most recent album, "2wo 4our 1ne", showcases Alexander's talent for playing two saxophones simultaneously. An award-winning performer, Khoree "The Poet" is also known for his popular poetry cabaret show, "Poetry After Dark".
San Leandro native Melissa Modifer returns to her hometown for a two-part musical performance. The first half of the concert is set to feature musical-theater favorites from a variety of hit Broadway shows, while the second is filled with Modifer's own original pop songs. She'll entertain, cabaret-style, and play both the piano and the guitar, as she's joined by musical director and pianist Andy Kust and special guests Brittany Howk and Thomas Kulkus.