Leafar Village under the direction of Marquis Johnson

Saturday, March 25, 2023 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm$25
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Showtimes are at 7:30p & 9:30p for this performance.
Doors open at 5pm for dinner. Seating begins at 6pm for “Dinner & a Show”. The second show starts seating at 9pm. 

*** Due to unforeseen circumstances Rafael Leafar will not be able to perform. We wish our friend Raf the best and look forward to having him back as soon as he is able. Leafar Village under the direction of Marquis Johnson features, Marquis Johnson, drums. Jon Dixon, keyboards. And Jonathan Muir Cotton, bass


Rafael Leafar is a rare multi-instrumentalist who can combine great passion, intellectual discipline, and a spiritual fire that is evocative of great artistic creativity. 

He has established himself as a remarkable composer and musician not defined by any one particular genre or style.

Hailing from Detroit, Rafael’s connection to music was Jazz; fostered from a musical family at an early age. 

His parents invested life changing moves to make certain to access of opportunity to quality schools back and forth from suburban education and playing opportunities in Detroit that would eventually prove fruitful graduating from Sterling Heights High School, DSA, Detroit Civic Jazz Orchestra, & The New School for Jazz.

Over the years since 2009 major recording & performances with; Reggie Workman, Robert Hurst, Marcus Belgrave, Luis Resto, Vincent Chandler, Jeff Tain Watts, Marion Hayden, Sterling Toles, Detroit Jazz Festival Band, Kamau Kenyatta, Video7.


Saturday, March 25, 2023
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm