Celebrating the Wonder of This Moment
Bob Stanley, Poet Laureate, and the Brubeck Jazz Institute have been refining Saturday, November 19 evening’s, performance at California Stage (25th and R streets). The Wonder Of This Moment, Jazz and Poetry Live featuring James Humphrey’s poetry with Bob Stanley, Norma Humphrey and son, Saroyan, Eve West Bessier, Lawrence Dinkins, and Mary Zeppa. Beginning at 7 p.m., there will be wine and food tastings, a raffle with 17 prizes, the sale of the poet’s books. It will be an intense show with music composed for nearly all the poetry. Quoting a prominent poet, Bob Stanley, "This is going to be quite an event!" A donation of $25 for Stanford Home for Children is requested. Call (916) 240-1897 or see website: www.jameshumphrey.net. Norma Humphrey is creating this event in honor of her late husband’s wishes to raise awareness for at-risk youth.
Selections of Mr. Humphrey’s abstract art, "Color and Words", is currently on exhibit now through December 5th at the Urban Hive,1931 H Street.