An actor and theater improviser for many years (Film: 28 Days; TV: Mad Men; Improv: War Babies), Susan Krebs’ passion has always been music, performing at venues such as Vitellos, LACMA, Blue Whale—as well as theaters and living rooms with her jazz salon, ThemeScene, which spawned her most recent recording project “Simple Gifts.” Tom Rizzo has played with Blood, Sweat & Tears, Maynard Ferguson, Brian Wilson and Natalie Cole among others. He was the guitarist for the Tonight Show Band and was in Don Severinsen’s jazz group, Xebron. As a composer, he has written for commercials, film and Television including for “In Living Color”, where he and Ken Wild first worked together. Bassist Ken Wild was a founding member of popular jazz fusion band, Seawind. He is an active studio musician, working in TV and film, and on many recordings, including Clare Fischer Big Band, Harvey Mason and Tierney Sutton. He has also performed live with Dianne Reeves, Terence Blanchard, James Moody, Herb Ellis, the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra, Natalie Cole’s touring band and Dave Weckl.
Adjacent to the Blue Guitar room is the Arroyo Seco Grill which has food, wine, and full bar. Or you can bring your own bottle for a $10 corkage fee. Showtime is 7:30pm, doors open 30 minutes prior.