Comedy and Music

Friday, July 31st, 2009 by

Tonight I went to La Peña in Berkeley to see The W. Kamau Bell Curve: Ending Racism in About an Hour, produced by Lisa Marie Rollins. I was expecting a stand up comic, but it was more of a one-man show, theatrical presentation, that also happened to be hilarious!...→ Read More

Garlic, anyone?

Monday, July 27th, 2009 by

Last night, my sister, niece and nephew came to my gig at Marcello’s. The kids behaved wonderfully. Jeremiah was charming and energetic the whole night. I’m always amazed by his energy. He seemed to enjoy my performance, made 2 requests and even sang a song with me! Naomi slept...→ Read More

Radio Interview

Friday, July 24th, 2009 by

Check out my interview!! Radio Interview featuring Victoria Theodore on Friday 7/24/09 at 10:30am PST Download the interview here if you missed it:Women (and Legends) Who Really Rock! My interview starts at approximately 20 minutes.→ Read More

SYTYCD took my breath away tonight

Thursday, July 23rd, 2009 by

I should have been in bed 2 hours ago. But, as usual, I didn’t stop working until late, and so, starving, I sat down with my near midnight meal to watch my favorite show, So You Think You Can Dance. The first part of the show wasn’t captivating, and...→ Read More

Omnibus Alumnus!

Monday, July 20th, 2009 by

This has been a fun week of performing for and with old friends. I’ve already blogged about performing with fellow YMP alum Michael Cheadle on Wednesday night, and listening to Oberlin alum Robert Sims after that. On Friday night I performed in Danville at Marcello’s. My voice was not...→ Read More

From the club to the house of opera

Thursday, July 16th, 2009 by

Last night I performed at Yoshi’s in Oakland for the first time. I performed at Yoshi’s in San Francisco last year, but “Yoshi’s” has always meant the Oakland location in my mind, so it was nice to be there. Singer/songwriter/producer Benjie Ross was the headliner in an evening presented...→ Read More

Gotta be here, gotta be there…

Monday, July 13th, 2009 by

This was a busy weekend for me. Despite still recovering from yet another cold (what’s going on this year???), I performed for a group of children and youth in San Francisco on Friday. PB&JAMM is a program for children in the underserved community living mainly in the Tenderloin, 6th...→ Read More

Fireworks and Finales: Victoria Theodore July Performances

Thursday, July 9th, 2009 by

“I never dreamed you’d leave in summerI thought you would go then come back homeI thought the cold would leave by summerBut my quiet nights will be spent alone”– Stevie Wonder Hello Friends!Fireworks: I hope that you all enjoyed a lovely Fourth of July holiday. I spent the day...→ Read More

Montreal Jazz Festival 2009

Wednesday, July 1st, 2009 by

Can you distinguish the sound of 1,000 from that of 10,000 people? How about between 10,000 and 50,000? 50,000 and 100,000? 200,000 people? I can tell you this much, the roar from the audience in Montreal (estimated to be over 200,000) was beyond thundering, beyond explosive, into the realm...→ Read More