After a Covid-linked hiatus lasting more than two years, I am happy to announce these performances in the New Orleans area:
Saturday, March 12, 2022 – “Authors in the Family: A Father and Son
on their Writing Careers”: moderated conversation with Julian Sancton, New Orleans Book Festival at Tulane, Lavin-Bernick Center. 1 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.
Saturday, March 12, 2022 - A Conversation with Ben Jaffe, Creative Director of Preservation Hall and Adonis Rose, Artistic Director of the New Orleans Jazz Orchestra, moderated by Tom Sancton. (Live music will follow led by Charlie Gabriel.) Hyatt Regency Festival Tent at Tulane. 4-5:30 p.m.
Thursday, March 17, 2022 – Palm Court, 1204 Decatur Street, with Duke Heitger Band, 7:30-10:30 p.m.
Thursday, March 24, 2022 - Palm Court, 1204 Decatur Street, with Duke Heitger Band, 7:30-10:30 p.m.
Tennessee Williams Literary Festival. Discussion panel on biography, featuring my latest book, The Last Baron: The Paris Kidnapping that Brought Down an Empire.Time and place to be announced. (Festival runs March 25-27).
Tuesday, April 5, 2022 – Presentation and readings from The Last Baron, followed by book signing. Octavia Books, 513 Octavia Street, New Orleans 70115. 6-8 p.m.
Thursday, April 14, 2022 - Palm Court, 1204 Decatur Street, with Duke Heitger Band, 7:30-10:30 p.m.
Saturday, April 23, 2022 –French Quarter Festival, with Tommy Sancton’s New Orleans Legacy Band, Dorignac Stage, 700 Bourbon Street, 4-5:15 p.m.
Sunday, April 24, 2022 – French Quarter Festival, with Clive Wilson’s New Orleans Serenaders, Dorignac Stage, 700 Bourbon Street, 4-5:15 p.m.
Friday, April 29, 2022 – Jazzfest, with Tommy Sancton’s New Orleans Legacy Band featuring Ronell Johnson and Shannon Powell. Economy Hall Tent. 1:40 – 2:40 pm.
Saturday, April 30, 2022 – Jazzfest, with Clive Wilson’s New Orleans Serenders. Economy Hall Tent. 11:15 a.m. – 12:05 p.m.
Sunday, May 1, 2022 – Jazzfest, Tribute to George Lewis, with Michael White and Sammy Rimington. Economy Hall Tent. Time t.b.a
Saturday, May 7, 2022 – Presentation and readings from The Last Baron, following book signing. Lemuria Books, 4465 Highway I-55, Suite 202, Jackson, MS 39206. 2 p.m. For more information: https://www.lemuriabooks.com/The-Last-Baron-Tom-Sancton-p/9780593183809.htm