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Ritz Theatre And Museum

(904) 807-2010

howcanwehelp@jaxevents.com

829 North Davis Street, Jacksonville, Florida 32202

The Ritz Theatre and Museum was constructed in 1999 on the site of the 1929 Ritz Theater movie house in Jacksonville’s historic African American community of La Villa. During La Villa’s height of activity in the 1920s-1960s, it was known as the “Harlem of the South.” The mission of the Ritz Theatre and Museum is to “research, record, and preserve the material and artistic culture of African American life in Northeast Florida and the African Diaspora, and present in an educational or entertaining format the many facets that make up the historical and cultural legacy of this community.”

To submit audition videos for our Puttin’ on the Ritz Amatuer Night, please send videos to:
potrjax@gmail.com
Deb McDuffie, Exec. Producer
904-504-2763


Venue Information

Upcoming Events

Let Me See If You Are Real

Let Me See If You Are Real

Jul 08, 2017 - 7:00 p.m.

Latoya Renee presents Let Me See If You Are Real A Gospel Play For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/Lat...

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Lorrie Morgan

Lorrie Morgan

Jul 28, 2017 - 8:00pm

Lorrie Morgan Songstress Lorrie Morgan has sold over eight million records including fourteen top ten hits, twelve recor...

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African Village Bazaar

African Village Bazaar

Jul 30, 2017 - 12:00pm - 6:00pm

African Village Bazaar A monthly, free event for all people interested in shopping with small, local businesses. To at...

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A-Train Live The Experience: KevOnStage

A-Train Live The Experience: KevOnStage

Aug 05, 2017 - 8:00pm

A-Train Live The Experience: KevOnStage Kevin is an ENTERTAINER! He is an actor, comedian, playwright, director, filmmak...

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African Village Bazaar

African Village Bazaar

Aug 27, 2017 - 12:00pm - 6:00pm

African Village Bazaar A monthly, free event for all people interested in shopping with small, local businesses. To at...

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Puttin’ on the Ritz

Puttin’ on the Ritz

Sep 01, 2017 - 7:30pm

Puttin’ on the Ritz This isn’t just a talent show…it’s Puttin’ On the Ritz! To submit audition vi...

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Raul Midon

Raul Midon

Sep 16, 2017 - 8:00pm

Raul Midon Ever since the turn of the 21st century, singer-songwriter and guitarist Raul Midón has been one of music’...

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Broadway Boys

Broadway Boys

Sep 22, 2017 - 8:00pm

Broadway Boys The Broadway Boys is a collection of Broadway’s finest male singers.  By adding elements of pop/fun...

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Katie Thirouix

Katie Thirouix

Sep 24, 2017 - 7:00pm

Katie Thurouix A triple threat talent from Los Angeles, Katie Thiroux has garnered considerable attention for her bravur...

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African Village Bazaar

African Village Bazaar

Sep 24, 2017 - 12:00pm - 6:00pm

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Puttin’ on the Ritz

Puttin’ on the Ritz

Oct 06, 2017 - 7:30pm

Puttin’ on the Ritz This isn’t just a talent show…it’s Puttin’ On the Ritz! To submit audition vi...

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Davina Sowers & The Vegabonds

Davina Sowers & The Vegabonds

Oct 12, 2017 - 8:00pm

Davina Sowers & The Vegabonds Davina Sowers and the Vagabonds have created a stir on the national music scene with t...

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A-Train Live The Experience: Zainab Johnson

A-Train Live The Experience: Zainab Johnson

Oct 20, 2017 - 8:00pm

A-Train Live The Experience: Zainab Johnson Zainab Johnson, stand-up comedian, actress, and model citizen is quickly be...

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Broadway’s Next Hit Musical

Broadway’s Next Hit Musical

Oct 25, 2017 - 7:30pm

Broadway’s Next Hit Musical The hilarious Broadway’s Next Hit Musical is the only unscripted theatrical awards s...

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African Village Bazaar

African Village Bazaar

Oct 29, 2017 - 12:00pm - 6:00pm

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Puttin’ on the Ritz

Puttin’ on the Ritz

Nov 03, 2017 - 7:30pm

Puttin’ on the Ritz This isn’t just a talent show…it’s Puttin’ On the Ritz! To submit audition vi...

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Nobuntu

Nobuntu

Nov 07, 2017 - 7:30pm

Nobuntu Nobuntu, the female a cappella quintet from Zimbabwe, has drawn international acclaim for its inventive performa...

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Puttin’ on the Ritz Semi-Finals

Puttin’ on the Ritz Semi-Finals

Nov 17, 2017 - 7:30pm

Puttin’ on the Ritz Semi-Finals This isn’t just a talent show…it’s Puttin’ On the Ritz! To submit...

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African Village Bazaar

African Village Bazaar

Nov 26, 2017 - 12:00pm - 6:00pm

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Puttin’ on the Ritz Finals

Puttin’ on the Ritz Finals

Dec 01, 2017 - 7:30pm

Puttin’ on the Ritz Finals This isn’t just a talent show…it’s Puttin’ On the Ritz! To submit audi...

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This Wonderful Life

This Wonderful Life

Dec 02, 2017 - 2:00 p.m.

This Wonderful Life This Wonderful Life is a one-man play beautifully acted by Jeremy Kendall. Based on the iconic 1946...

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This Wonderful Life

This Wonderful Life

Dec 02, 2017 - 8:00 p.m.

This Wonderful Life This Wonderful Life is a one-man play beautifully acted by Jeremy Kendall. Based on the iconic 1946...

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African Village Bazaar

African Village Bazaar

Dec 26, 2017 - 12:00pm - 6:00pm

African Village Bazaar A monthly, free event for all people interested in shopping with small, local businesses. To at...

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African Village Bazaar

African Village Bazaar

Dec 27, 2017 - 12:00pm - 6:00pm

African Village Bazaar A monthly, free event for all people interested in shopping with small, local businesses. To at...

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African Village Bazaar

African Village Bazaar

Dec 28, 2017 - 12:00pm - 6:00pm

African Village Bazaar A monthly, free event for all people interested in shopping with small, local businesses. To at...

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African Village Bazaar

African Village Bazaar

Dec 29, 2017 - 12:00pm - 6:00pm

African Village Bazaar A monthly, free event for all people interested in shopping with small, local businesses. To at...

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African Village Bazaar

African Village Bazaar

Dec 30, 2017 - 12:00pm - 6:00pm

African Village Bazaar A monthly, free event for all people interested in shopping with small, local businesses. To at...

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African Village Bazaar

African Village Bazaar

Dec 31, 2017 - 12:00pm - 6:00pm

African Village Bazaar A monthly, free event for all people interested in shopping with small, local businesses. To at...

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African Village Bazaar

African Village Bazaar

Jan 01, 2018 - 12:00pm - 6:00pm

African Village Bazaar A monthly, free event for all people interested in shopping with small, local businesses. To at...

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A Temptations Revue featuring Bo Henderson

A Temptations Revue featuring Bo Henderson

Jan 13, 2018 - 8:00pm

A Temptations Revue featuring Bo Henderson Bringing the unforgettable songs of Motown back to the Ritz Theatre and Museu...

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A-Train Live The Experience: Malik S.

A-Train Live The Experience: Malik S.

Jan 19, 2018 - 8:00pm

A-Train Live The Experience: Malik S. Malik S. is a Miami native, actor and writer of The Hit TV Show Soul Man starring...

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Cirque Zuma Zuma

Cirque Zuma Zuma

Jan 30, 2018 - 7:30pm

Cirque Zuma Zuma America’s Got Talent finalist Cirque Zuma Zuma is known as the “ultimate African circus,” this sh...

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Mary Wilson of The Supremes

Mary Wilson of The Supremes

Feb 03, 2018 - 6:30 p.m.

Mary Wilson of The Supremes It was a vision of musical stardom as a Detroit teen that inspired Mary Wilson, along with D...

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Mary Wilson of The Supremes

Mary Wilson of The Supremes

Feb 03, 2018 - 9:00 p.m.

Mary Wilson of The Supremes It was a vision of musical stardom as a Detroit teen that inspired Mary Wilson, along with D...

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The Langston Hughes Project

The Langston Hughes Project

Feb 10, 2018 - 8:00pm

The Langston Hughes Project The Langston Hughes Project is a multimedia concert performance of Langston Hughes’s k...

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The Mountaintop

The Mountaintop

Feb 27, 2018 - 8:00pm

The Mountaintop On the evening of April 4, 1968, Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated outside room 306 of The Lorrain...

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Tierney Sutton Band

Tierney Sutton Band

Mar 04, 2018 - 7:30pm

Tierney Sutton Band A 7-time Grammy nominee, Tierney Sutton has received 6 consecutive nominations for “Best Jazz Voca...

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A-Train Live The Experience: Mark Gregory

A-Train Live The Experience: Mark Gregory

Apr 20, 2018 - 8:00pm

A-Train Live The Experience: Mark Gregory Comedian Mark Gregory has quickly become one of the rising stars of comedy. H...

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