THIS IS AN INTIMATE, SEATED DINNER SHOW! WE OFFER FULL FOOD & DRINK SERVICE THROUGHOUT THE SHOW. CHECK OUT OUR DINNER MENU AT UNCOMMONGROUND.COM
Seating: 6:15pm / Show: 7:00pm / All Ages
Julia Danielle Up-and-coming Chicago vocalist and arranger, Julia takes the genre of what is known as jazz to new capacities by adding her own flavor of soul. Julia has a strong background in classical training as she grew up in the traveling and nationally competing Campanella Children’s Choir, as well as privately studying with Northwestern University Voice and Opera professor, Theresa Brancaccio. Julia has had the opportunity to perform alongside saxophonist Sharel Cassity, bassist Clark Sommers, drummer Isaiah Spencer, saxophonist Isaiah Collier, and bassist Dennis Carroll. Julia has also become an avid performer around the Chicagoland area in the most prominent and beloved jazz clubs in town: The Jazz Showcase, Andy’s Jazz Club, Winter’s Jazz Club, Elastic Arts, and The Fulton Street Collective. Julia takes part in rising Chicago pianist Joe Power’s group, performing in different venues of the fusion scene such as Lincoln Hall, Martyrs, Schubas, and The Golden Dagger. Julia continues her deep study and love for jazz with Typhanie Monique Coller in her third year at DePaul University as a Jazz Voice Studies Major.
Kiéla Adira Kiéla Adira is a creative director, vocalist, songwriter, and educator from the Southside of Chicago. She received her BA from Oberlin College in 2018, majoring in Theater and Africana Studies with a concentration in the performing arts. Kiéla is currently a full time teaching and performing artist who has been working at Francis W. Parker School in Lincoln Park, offering private lessons, recording music, and traveling around the world to create meaningful work. She uses her original song lyrics, her positive spirit, and her love for the arts to uplift those around her and to give back to her communities. You can follow Kiéla (@kiela.adira) via Instagram to stay updated on her work!
Nora Harstford Nora Harstford is a Chicago based vocalist and music educator with roots in jazz, folk, and contemporary music genres. Originally from Madison, Wisconsin, Nora spent her formative years attending rock music camps and performing vocal jazz competitively. When she moved to Chicago, she attended the Chicago College of Performing Arts. She now teaches lessons at Music House Chicago and the Music Conservatory of Illinois. Nora has shared her music with many Chicago venues such as the Jazz Showcase, the Jazz Union League Club, Auditorium Theatre, Fulton Street Collective, and more.
Uncommon Ground Lakeview
3800 North Clark Street Chicago, Illinois 60613
We host intimate, seated dinner shows with full food and beverage service throughout the night. We suggest arriving 45 minutes before show time so you can place your dinner order with your server. Check out our full menus HERE and enjoy the show!
UNCOMMON GROUND HAS HAD A FOCUS ON MUSIC AND LIVE ART EVENTS SINCE IT FIRST OPENED AS A LITTLE COFFEE HOUSE IN 1991. OUR PERFORMANCE PROGRAM INCLUDES LIVE SHOWS EVERY WEEK AT BOTH LOCATIONS! THE GOAL FROM THE VERY BEGINNING, WAS TO BE GROUND ZERO FOR EMERGING LOCAL & NATIONAL TOURING ARTISTS EACH NIGHT. OWNER MICHAEL CAMERON BOOKED ALL OF THE ENTERTAINMENT FROM 1991 UNTIL 2007 & STILL OVERSEES THE MUSIC PROGRAM WITH OUR FULL TIME MUSIC DIRECTOR, DANIEL WHITE.
WE HOST ONE OF THE BEST OPEN MICS IN THE COUNTRY EVERY SUNDAY AT OUR LAKEVIEW LOCATION WHICH ARE SPONSORED BY SHURE & GREENSTAR ORGANIC BREWERY. MANY OF OUR TALENTED NIGHTLY PERFORMERS HAVE GONE ON TO CRITICAL ACCLAIM. WITH UNCOMMON GROUND'S INTERNATIONAL REPUTATION, YOU NEVER KNOW WHO YOU MIGHT CATCH IN OUR INTIMATE ACOUSTIC LISTENING ROOMS.
ALL SALES ARE FINAL! WE ARE NOT ABLE TO PROCESS ANY REFUNDS OR EXCHANGES FOR EVENT TICKETS.