The World Stage 25th Anniversary Celebration!

The World Stage 25th Anniversary Celebration! Honoring the Legacy of Billy Higgins
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Sunday, August 24, 2014

The World Stage returns to the Ford Theatres to recognize local jazz legend and L.A. native Billy Higgins. His profound contribution to the Los Angeles jazz community lives on in the work of the musicians he instructed and inspired. Performances by former students and jazz notables will honor Higgins’ prolific career.


Bennie Maupin, Hubert Laws, Patrice Rushen, Carmen Lundy, Dwight Trible, Miguel Atwood-Ferguson, Kamau Daáood, Kamasi Washington, Jaha Zainabu, and the S.H.I.N.E. Mawusi Women’s African Drum Circle.

Music Director: John Beasley

Host: LeRoy Downs

DJ: Mark Maxwell

Prices start at:

Adult: $30, $45, $60

Students and Children: $15

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