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TABARD EVENTS is a program of THE TABARD THEATRE COMPANY, which is the resident and managing theatre company of Theatre on san Pedro Square (TOSPS).  TABARD EVENTS presents some of the best live music from all genres, as well as a host of other performing arts events.  TOSPS is a unique and intimate "Destination" and available for rent to private, for-profit, and non-profit organizations throughout the year, depending on availability.

Parking: Theatre on San Pedro Square offers Validation for Free Parking after 6:00 pm, in the City parking lot conveniently located across the street from our theatre (except on Sharks/Special Event pre-paid nights).  (For Directions and more detailed Parking Information, click here.)

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Tabard Events presents

Most Tuesdays, 7pm

Check out the local talent! Theatre on San Pedro Square (TOSPS) presents different musicians each week—

Jazz — Blues — Guitar — Big Band

The admission is FREE! Enjoy the open bar and your favorite—or some new—talent!

Coming Up Next
Jan. 6 Blues Society Bands Silicon Valley Blues Society
Jan. 13 Mojo Workin Blues
Jan. 27 CHOC'D Classic Rock
Feb. 3 Blues Society Bands Silicon Valley Blues Society
Feb. 17 @Jazz Jazz
Mar. 3 Blues Society Bands (TBA) Silicon Valley Blues Society
Mar. 10 Ciaran MacGowan Black Mountain Radio Band Double Bill: Acoustic & Blue Grass
Mar. 17 O'Flarherty's St. Patrick's Day  
Apr. 14 Indie Blues Blues
Apr. 21 Octobop Jazz
Apr. 28 San Jose Jazz High School All-Stars Jazz


Tabard Events presents

Friday, March 20, 12:10–12:50 pm

Noon Arts & Lectures presents
When Poetry Met Music

What happens when six Bay Area poets respond to music? Come listen as writers read original poems
of revelation, discovery, love, and maybe a few surprises, all prompted by music. Recorded excerpts of
the music that inspired the poems will accompany readings by Willow Glen Poets: Kelly Cressio-
Moeller, Millicent Kellog, Dennis Noren, Christine Richardson, Renée M. Schell, and Evelyn So.

Coming Up Next—Third Friday of Each Month (check back for details)
April 17    
May 15    
June 19    
July 17    
August 21    
September 18    
October 16    
November 20    
December 18    

Suggested $5 Door Donation

Tickets and Info:


Tabard Events presents


Billie Holiday
(Cheryl Scales)

Ray Charles
(Johnnie Smoot)

Stephanie Mills
(Brenda Vaughn)

Aretha Franklin
(Diva Ladee Chico)

March 6-7

Vocal Legends in Concert!

3 Different Shows, 3 Legends Per Show*

Join Diva Ladee Chico and her team of Legendary Impersonators Extraordinaire, backed by the Off Da Richter Band, as they bring to life the vibrant and soulful stylings of nine of the world’s most celebrated vocal legends.  This is your chance to experience first-hand the show-stopping power and unforgettable vocal prowess of these extraordinary superstars in the intimate, cabaret-style setting of Theatre on San Pedro Square.

Friday, March 6th, 8:00pm – First Ladies of Jazz

Billie Holiday
(Cheryl Scales), Stephanie Mills (Brenda Vaughn)
& Natalie Cole (Diva Ladee Chico)

Saturday, March 7th, 3:00pm – Champions of R&B

Ray Charles
(Johnnie Smoot), Aretha Franklin (Diva Ladee Chico)
& Frankie Beverly (Lionel Burns, Sr.)

Saturday, March 7th, 8:00pm – Masters of Soul

Gladys Knight
(Honee Parkks), Chaka Khan (Diva Ladee Chico)
& Luther Vandross (Greg Ballad)

Tickets prices for each show:
Cabaret Table Seating - $38.00;
Adult Reserved - $32.00;
Senior Reserved - $30.00;
Student Reserved - $15.00.
*Buy All Three Shows and receive a 20% discount off the total price.


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Tabard Events presents



Mar 14—29

The Taming of the Shrew
in Hindi with English super-titles

Naatak presents its 48th production—a Hindi adaptation of Shakespeare's "The Taming of the Shrew"

Shakespeare comes to Bundelkhand through this ageless comedy. Baptista Minola has two daughters – one a paragon of virtue, the other given to biting off a man's head at the slightest provocation. Can this 'shrew' find a man equal to the challenge of being her husband? Once she is out of the way, will her younger sister be able to marry the man she loves? We invite you to be part of the first Shakespearean play in Naatak's 20-year history!

Language: Hindi (with English supertitles)
Run-time: 120 minutes

Directed by Manish Sabu
Produced by Juhi Mohan

Children under 8 will not be admitted

Sun. March 15 2 pm
Fri. March 20 8 pm
Sat. March 21 2 & 6 pm
Sun. March 22 2 pm
Fri. March 27 8 pm
Sat. March 28 2 & 6 pm
Sun. March 29 2 pm




The Tabard Theatre Company presents






April 10—May 3

Written by Brian Crawley and Jeanine Tesori based on The Ugliest Pilgrim by Doris Betts and currently on Broadway, award-winning VIOLET is a powerful story about self-perception filled with energetic, toe-tapping Gospel, Rock, Country, and Rhythm and Blues score and a well-crafted book. Directed by Jay Manley.

"A lovely piece, filled with unexpected details, compassion for its quirky characters and a score that uses southern popular and folk influences with unpredictable sophistication and flair.” —Newsday



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Tabard Events presents


May 9

19 Jazz Nights

The concluding concert in Nineteen's 2014 – 2015 season at the Tabard. 

Program to be announced. Hold the date! 


Tabard Events presents


Saturday, May 16, 8pm & Sunday, May 17, 2pm

Juanita Harris in Concert! 

Come rock the house with Juanita and The Band for another fabulous
performance full of songs. You'll hear tunes that span the spectrum from
Jazz to R&B to Broadway... you name it, you may hear it! This engagement
promises to be filled with memorable music that includes some of Juanita's
favorites, as well as some new numbers she's throwing in just for this
concert. The bar and the dance floor will be open for you to enjoy.

Each ticket includes a glass of Champagne and a Chocolate


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