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D- Soul Davis @ The Edge of Town Saloon & Grill
Mar 29 @ 9:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Kids Yoga @ Wells Branch Community Library
Apr 13 @ 10:15 am – 10:15 am

Description:A free yoga class, recommended for ages 5-10, all levels. Second Saturdays at 10:15 a.m. Bring a yoga mat or towel. A limited number of yoga mats will be provided.

Funky Larry Goes It Alone [TEST] @ The Mohawk
Apr 16 @ 7:00 pm – 7:00 pm

“I’m just bringing it the way I feel it, from my dome to your home.” Funky Larry is now turning the knobs and rocking the switches and having a lot of fun doing so. His obsession with analog synthesizers and makes sure the kick and the bass are connected. Now he’s producing some solo tracks and ready to roll em out.

Zouk Summer Extravaganza Weekender with Evelyn!! Farewell Edition! @ Austin Inspired Movement
Apr 19 @ 8:30 pm – 8:30 pm

SAVE THE DATE!!! Austin ZOUK is pleased and honored to have the Zouk Queen Evelyn and her Husband returning to Austin TX for this amazing Summer Extravaganza Weekender!! This Weekender is a special edition to celebrate Austin Zouk Community’s 4 Year Anniversary, my 6 Amazing Years in Austin (FAREWELL) and FINALLY my graduation as well (Phew…. its BEEN LONG) !! Bringing together the whole TX Zouk Community and our sister communities from NOLA and Denver as WELL to join the shenanigans!! :)Weekender Schedule (TENTATIVE)8 Hours of Amazing Workshops (MORE DETAILS LATER)2 Nights of Social Dancing || Multiple Rooms|| Tickets will be on SALE in the next few DAYS || Super Early BIRD LOT coming soon!! More ARTISTS to be Announced!! Please watch out for more exciting updates!!BIO of the ARTISTS:Evelyn is one of the most sought-after Zouk artist, dance instructor, and choreographer in the world. Evelyn’s career started in Romania (Transylvania), in her early years of childhood where so many young artists with exceptionally gifted bodies learned how to form out the body with discipline and extremities through rhythmic gymnastics. Such ability was surely satisfied, for the street dance during her childhood school years, where she also performed in dance teams and led diverse choreographies. Simultaneously, in her years as a professional Dental Technician, Evelyn experienced Salsa, instructed Zumba, Modern Dance, Ballroom, and Flamenco to increase her dance repertoire.Fortunately, in 2006 she was confronted with her destiny “Brazilian Zouk”, where she fell in love with the dance which has been her passion ever since. Over the years, while studying and working abroad within her professional dance career, Evelyn performed and taught in more than 30 countries all over the world. Evelyn partnered with many prolific Zouk leaders like Pasty, Adilio Porto, Mafie Zouker, Xandy Liberato and many more at international congresses. During this time, she also added Contemporary dance to her foundation as a Brazilian Zouk artist.According to Evelyn, dancing Zouk is, “Surrendering in the moment with a balanced mental and physical state, combining creativity through inner-beauty, while existing in harmony with the music”.Evelyn embodies a unique approach to dance – an art of moving, expressing and interpreting the music gracefully and fluently. Her talents inspire dancers around the world to express their dance from their hearts.Presently, Evelyn is still sharing her love and passion for the dance, gratefully combining the beauty of being in love with her forever thankful, inspirational and beloved husband Derrick.CANT WAIT TO SEE YOU ALL THERE!! Lets ZOUK!!For any Questions feel free to PM Austin Zouk or Pinaki Ghosh!!

New Orleans Baby Cakes at Round Rock Express @ Dell Diamond
Apr 24 @ 7:05 pm – 7:05 pm
Robin Trower @ Austin City Limits Live @ Moody Theater
Apr 24 @ 8:00 pm – 8:00 pm

with Ian Moore British guitar player born in 1945. He played with Procol Harum before he started a solo career under his own name.

Telekinesis @ 3ten ACL Live
Apr 24 @ 8:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Herd of Harpsichords: the Complete concertos for 2 and 3 harpsichords by Bach @ Redeemer Presbyterian Church
Apr 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

La Follia concludes its 2018-2019 season a performance of the complete concertos for two and three harpsichords by J. S. Bach. Featured are international superstar Anton Nel, joined by La Follia director Keith Womer and Donald Livingston. NOTE: these concerts will be performed on FRIDAY and SATURDAY. About the venue: Redeemer Presbyterian Church is located in the revitalized area of East Austin, not far from the Metrorail MLK station and not far from the Mueller development across Airport Boulevard. There is free, ample and safe parking adjacent to the church. The venue offers excellent acoustics and sight lines, and is ADA compliant. About La Follia: La Follia was founded in 1980, making it one of the oldest chamber ensembles of any kind in Austin. Among its numerous awards are three concerts cited as one of ten best classical music events of the year, as well as the 2016 Austin Critics Table award for overall Ensemble Performance.

Blackhawk @ Freiheit Country Store
Apr 26 @ 8:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sarah Sharp- Mitch Watkins @ Threadgill's - North
Apr 26 @ 8:00 pm – 8:00 pm

An evening of storytelling and mostly original songs. Sarah and fusion whiz, and sideman to the stars, guitarist Mitch Watkins (Leonard Cohen, Lyle Lovett, Joe Ely, Bob Schneider) share a deeply intuitive artistic connection and collaboration.