DACAMERA presents jazz pianist Jason Moran

Presented by DACAMERA at Wortham Theater Center - Cullen Theater, Houston TX

Nov 06 2021
DACAMERA presents jazz pianist Jason Moran

Houston native Jason Moran celebrates a hero of Black music, James Reese Europe, whose crack World War I military music ensemble popularized the new spirit of jazz to a war-torn French nation.

Jason Moran: James Reese Europe and the Harlem Hellfighters
The Absence of Ruin

On New Year’s Day 1918, James Reese Europe, an iconic figure in the evolution of African-American music, landed in France with the Harlem Hellfighters. This crack military music ensemble popularized the new spirit of jazz to a war-torn French nation fascinated with black culture. A century later, Houston native composer, pianist and visual artist Jason Moran celebrates this hero of black music. Experience Moran’s highly personal reflection on the impact of the African-American presence in Europe in the

View more


$42.50; $57.50; $72.50

Tickets available online, by phone, at the door, and in advance at 1402 Sul Ross St, Houston TX 77006.

50% discount for students and seniors (60+) by phone or at the advance box office.

$5 student rush tickets available 30 minutes before curtain time.

Contact: 713-524-5050

Email: boxoffice@dacamera.com

    Official Website


  • Nov 6, 2021 at 08:00 pm (Sat)

Additional time info:

Doors open at 7:30 PM

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Wortham Theater Center - Cullen Theater

501 Texas Ave., Houston, TX 77002

Google Map of 501 Texas Ave., Houston, TX 77002


    • Wheelchair Access


Artsopolis Network Members: Akron OH | Austin TX | Bainbridge Island WA | Birmingham AL | Boston MA | Cape Cod MA | Cincinnati OH | Cleveland OH | Colorado Springs CO | Columbia SC | DuPage County IL | Durham NC | Essex County MA | Flagstaff AZ | Flint MI | Fort Lauderdale FL | Indianapolis IN | Kalamazoo MI | Kansas City MO | KeepMovingOKC | Macon GA | Main Line Area PA | Marin County CA | Marquette County MI | Mendocino County CA | Middlesex County NJ | Milwaukee WI | Montgomery County MD | Napa Valley CA | Nashville TN | Niagara County NY | Oklahoma City OK | Orange County CA | Orlando FL | Ottawa IL | Panama City FL | Pittsburgh PA | Providence RI | Richardson TX | Sacramento CA | San Antonio TX | St. Cloud MN | St. Croix Valley MN/WI | St. Johns County FL | Stillwater MN | Tallahassee FL | Utah | Ventura CA | York County PA