Ray Apollo Allen
The Beat Hotel
The Dixie Power Trio
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Newmyer Flyer Presents: An Allen Toussaint Dance Party
featuring The Beat Hotel and The Dixie Power Trio
with performances by Brian Simms, Tom Principato, Black Betty, Carly Harvey, Alan McEwen, Ray Apollo Allen, and more to be announced!
- Pre-Sale starts 8:00pm July 17
- Tickets on sale 10:00am July 19
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Seated GA Tickets - $29.50
Standing GA Tickets - $18.00
For any wheelchair or ADA needs, please contact the Box Office in advance of the performance at (202)-769-0122.
Please note that the front row of tables and chairs will be cleared for this show to create a general admission Pit. Be advised that there may be some seated areas where vision of the stage is obstructed.
Allen Toussaints place as one of the greats in American music history was cemented with a string of funky hits including "Holy Cow", "Ride Your Pony", "A Certain Girl" & Working in a Coal Mine," that he wrote and/or produced for New Orleans artists like Lee Dorsey and Ernie K-Doe in the early 1960's. Toussaint then began singing, recording and performing his impeccably written songs himself even as major artists such as Little Feat, The Pointer Sisters, Bonnie Raitt & countless others were clamoring to cover his songs like "Yes We Can Can," "On Your Way Down," "Night People" & "What Do You Want The Girl To Do."
Allen Toussaint held a special place in the hearts of all those at The Hamilton as he had performed there multiple times and was due to play again just before he passed away in 2015. His music lives on and will be the celebrated with ' An Allen Toussaint Dance Party' featuring a full night of the great New Orleans music and magic he created.
Twenty of the DC areas' finest musicians come together to play the best of Toussaints catalogue and The Hamiltons dance floor will be open and rocking!
Allen Toussaint was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1998, is a Grammy Lifetime Award Recipient and is a member of the Songwriters Hall of Fame.
The Hamilton Live
600 14th St NW
Washington, DC, 20005