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12387 Cedar Road (top of Cedar Hill)
Cleveland Heights, OH

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New Shows Recently Added


Just Added
5/04    Moises Borges & Paul Ferguson
5/05    Mitch Frohman Latin Jazz Quartet
5/12    Stephane Wrembel
6/02    Mary Bridget Davies "The Voice"

"Late Night at Nighttown"   ** Every Week **
Fridays      Moss Stanley on piano  10:30PM - 1:00AM   No cover
Saturdays  Jackie Warren on piano   10:30PM - 1:00AM  No cover

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Nighttown Tickets and Seating Policy

To purchase tickets click here, Do not make an additional table reservation - it is already included with your purchased tickets.  All seats are General Admission.  All seating is based on the time that you arrive for the show and based on how many people are in your party and where we have tables of that size. You may be sharing a table with other people.

Nighttown Student Discount Policy
Students up to age 26 are 1/2 off the regular price.  Student priced tickets are only available the night of the show, are available only at the door, and are subject to availability.  Students must have a photo ID from a generally-recognized high school, college or university.  Full-paying ticket holders get priority on admission and seating.  Certain select shows have no discount based on arrangements with the artist.  On evenings when there are two shows (i.e. shows at 7 & 9PM), the discount is only good for the second show.  Students under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult paying full price in order to be eligible for the discount.


Planning a
reception, wedding, business
graduation, birthday or B'nai Mitzvah?


. . . . . . . . .think Nighttown!

We give you the best package in town at a price that won't break the bank.  And everything is included at no extra charge.  Our experience is as accommodating as our atmosphere.  Private function spaces from 20 - 150.  Valet parking available. 

To book your party, call Brendan Ring directly at 216-952-9133

 Classic Pianos
Yamaha PianosNighttown uses Yamaha Pianos exclusively
For more information about the Yamaha C-7,
The New Avant Grand Piano or any of the Yamaha pianos,
Please contact Classic Pianos-Akron/Cleveland at 216-831-1600 

Nighttown drums provided by
Nighttown/JWP graphic designer
Kathy Kelly

Gerry Paluck RPT
Registered Piano Tuner/Technician
(216) 346-9308
Recommended Places to Stay
Intercontinental Suites 216-707-4100
The Place on Larchmere   216- 721-8968
University Circle Bed & Breakfast  216-721-8968

Looking for great music

on the radio
and the web? 

Check out the
Nighttown / Jim Wadsworth Productions
Radio Guide.  Updated 10/10/15
  Radio List (in pdf)
Thanks to Bruce Amsel for
compiling and keeping the list up to date!!!

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12387 Cedar Road (top of Cedar Hill)
Cleveland Heights, OH
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"Late Night at Nighttown"
Fridays    Moss Stanley on piano  10:30PM - 1:00AM   No cover
Saturdays  Jackie Warren on piano   10:30PM - 1:00AM  No cover

Sunday, April 24            Case Western Jazz Program             7 PM           $5.
Next Generation of Jazz Musicians from Case hit the Stage at Nighttown!  Featuring two Big Bands!

Tuesday, April 26         Lakeridge Academy Jazz Program      7 PM      $5.
Next Generation of Jazz Musicians Hit the Stage at Nighttown!

 Wednesday, April 27                 Javon Jackson                    7 PM            $20.
Dynamic Jazz Saxophonist returns to Nighttown!  Presented in association with Tri-C Jazz Festival.  Lineup TBA.
Javon Jackson – Tenor Sax
Willie Jones, III – Drums
Jeremy Manasia – Piano
David Williams- Bass

Thursday, April 28              Chuchito Valdes Quintet featuring Mitch Frohman              8 PM             $25.
From Cuba!  Piano Virtuoso and his group return to Nighttown!
Chuchito Valdes-piano & leader
Mitch Frohman-sax & flute
Sammy DeLeon-timbales
Jose "Cheito" Hernandez-bass
Rafael Guzman-congas

Friday, April 29                     Tom Chapin                                8:30 PM            $25.
Legendary Singer/Songwriter returns to Nighttown!

Saturday, April 30               The Numbers Band (15-60-75)        8:30 PM           $10.
From Kent, Ohio!  Celebrating their 45th Year!  Northeast Ohio Jazz, Blues, & Rock Legends hit the Stage at Nighttown!
Featuring:  Bob Kidney-guitar & vocals, Jack Kidney-harmonica, sax, keys, & vocals, Terry Hynde-sax, Bill Watson-bass, & Frank Casamento-drums. 

Sunday, May 1                   Alvin Frazier Quintet in Tribute to Miles Davis                  7 PM       $20.
Miles:  A Retrospective into the Art & Mind of Miles Davis.
North Coast Guitarist and Featured actor in the new Miles Davis Movie "Miles Ahead" plays music inspired by Miles Live at Nighttown!
Featuring:  Alvin Frazier-guitar, Joseph Elf-keys, Frank Walton-trumpet, Jeremiah Napier-bass, & Deion Williams-drums.

Mon May 2   Baldwin Wallace Musical Theater -.The Senior Showcase   7pm   $10
Next generation of Broadway Stars hit the stage at Nighttown!

Wednesday, May 4                  Moises Borges & Paul Ferguson            7 PM          $15.
Brazilian Singer, and Guitarist Moises Borges explores the Bossa Nova with Trombonist Paul Ferguson live at Nighttown!

Thursday, May 5                   Mitch Frohman Latin Jazz Quartet                  7 PM         $20.
Premier Latin Jazz Saxophonist Mitch Frohman from the Spanish Harlem Orchestra, Tito Puente, & The Bronx Horns Leads All Star NYC/Cleveland Quartet!
Featuring: Mitch Frohman-Sax & Flute, Joe Hunter-piano, Peter Dominguez-acoustic bass, & TBA-drums.
As heard on the Theme Song from the TV Show "Sex and The City"!

Friday, May 6                       Horns & Things                                            8:30 PM            $20.
Landmark North Coast Contemporary Jazz Group live at Nighttown!
Featuring: Ken LeeGrand-sax, J.T. Lynch-sax, Sakait Baksar-piano & keys, Derrick James-electric bass, & Ray Harvin-drums.

Saturday, May 7              Dominick Farinacci & Spirit of the Groove              8:30 PM          $15.
Spirit of the Groove: Jazz & Gospel live at Nighttown!
Hosted by Dominick Farinacci & Johnny Parker
Presented in co-operation with Tri-C JazzFest Cleveland.

 Monday, May 9                2016 A Race ODDysey                       7 PM              $15.
Musical Comedy Take on 2016 Campaign featuring Several Stars of Musical Theater and Stage live at Nighttown!
Produced by The Cleveland Cabaret Project.

Wednesday, May 11           Cleveland Hts. H.S. Jazz Program              7 PM           $5.
Next Generation of Jazz musicians from Cleveland Hts. hit the stage at Nighttown!

Thursday, May 12                Hathaway Brown Musical Program             7:30 PM               $10.
Next Generation of Musical Talent from HB live at Nighttown!

Thursday, May 12                  Stephane Wrembel                               8 PM          $25.
Gypsy Jazz Guitarist from France leads his Quartet live at Nighttown!  As featured in the Woody Allen Movie "Midnight in Paris".

 Friday, May 13                     Occidental Gypsy                                     8:30 PM                $20.
Top Notch Gypsy Jazz Quintet From Providence, Rhode Island!
Featuring: Brett Feldman-lead guitar, Jeremy Frantz-vocals & guitar, Eli Bishop-violin, Jeff Feldman-bass, & Erick Cifuentes-percussion.

Sunday, May 15                   Red Light Roxy                                7 PM                  $15.
Jazz, Swing, and More from North Coast Based Band! 
Featuring:  Eileen Burns-vocals, Joe Hunter-piano, Dave Sterner-sax, Daris Adkins-guitar, Demetrius Steinmetz-acoustic bass, & Glenn Davis-drums.

Monday, May 16                Robin Nolan Trio                               7 PM                 $20.
Gypsy Jazz Guitarist from London/Amsterdam lights up the Nighttown Stage with his Trio!

Wednesday, May 18                             Tri-C SoundWorks                      7 PM       $15.
All-Star North Coast Tri-C JazzFest Octet hits the stage at Nighttown!
Featuring: John Klayman-tenor sax, Jack Schantz-trumpet, Howie Smith-alto sax, Chris Anderson-trombone, Bob Ferrazza, guitar, Theron Brown-piano, Glenn Holmes-acoustic bass, & Reggie Jackson-drums.

Thursday, May 19             Randy Napoleon                               8 PM               $20.
NYC Guitarist from Freddy Cole's Group brings in his Current Group to play music from his new CD!

Friday, May 20              Organism w/Howie Smith/David Thomas/Bob Ferrazza/Bill Ransom           8:30 PM       $15.
Modern Jazz from North Coast based Organ Quartet.   Featuring: Howie Smith-Sax, David Thomas-Hammond B-3 Organ, Bob Ferrazza-guitar, & Bill Ransom-drums.

Sunday, May 22                 Steve Katz                                  7 PM               $20.
Guitarist, Vocalist, & Founding member of Blood, Sweat, and Tears, and Blues Project, plays special Solo show, with classic tunes, and great stories!

Monday, May 23               2016 A Race ODDysey                  7 PM                $15.
Musical Comedy Take on 2016 Campaign featuring Several Stars of Musical Theater and Stage live at Nighttown!
Produced by The Cleveland Cabaret Project.

Wednesday, May 25              Balkan Strings Trio                           7 PM                $15.
From Belgrade, Serbia! 
TRIO BALKAN STRINGS (Zoran Starcevic & sons) performs its original guitar music, a fusion of Balkan music: Serbian, Gypsy, Macedonian, Romanian, Moldavian, Bulgarian, Hungarian, Mediterranean, Greek, Oriental…Jazz, Gypsy Swing, Classical music, asymmetrical rhythms and original guitar interpretation. The result, combining many cultures, is BALKAN SWING - JAZZ GUITAR - ETHNO - WORLD FUSION, virtuoso, rich and unconventional, fresh and spontaneous, brimming with energy!
" Trio Balkan Strings dedication to the music of the Balkans and central Europe is inspiring. The guitar interpretations of this music are wonderful. Really good !!! "
-  John McLaughlin

Thursday, May 26                 Laura Webster with Dan Maier Trio          8 PM        $15.
North Coast Vocalist sings jazz, pop, folk, and more.  Featuring: Laura Webster-vocals, Dan Maier-piano, Kevin Johnson-acoustic bass, & Donnie Patterson-drums.

Friday, May 27                    Pat Bianchi Organ Trio                       8:30 PM         $20.
NYC Organist from Pat Martino's Group leads All-Star East Coast Trio live at Nighttown!
Featuring: Pat Bianchi-Hammond B-3 Organ, Dan Wilson-guitar, & Carmen Intorre-drums.

Thursday, June 2                Mary Bridget Davies "The Voice"                           8 PM      $20.
Tony Nominated singer and Cleveland native, Mary Bridget Davies, will make her Nighttown debut for an evening of jazz standards and selections by her musical influences. What’s more, fans will be able to submit their song requests via Facebook for Mary Bridget to rework. 
Featuring Ryan Sudick on Piano.