With a career spanning over 25 years, Amy Grant stretches from her roots in gospel into her experience as an iconic pop star, songwriter, television personality and philanthropist. Grant is beloved for both her Contemporary Christian music and mainstream hits like “Baby Baby,” “Every Heartbeat,” “That’s What Love is For,” “I Will Remember You,” “Lead Me On,” “El Shaddai,” and more. Grant has sold more than 30 million albums, including one Five-Time Platinum album, one Triple Platinum and one Double Platinum album, as well as six platinum and four Gold albums.
International rock phenomenon, Gloria Trevi, returns to the concert stage and brings her Agarrate Tour 2013 to the San Jose Civic on Friday, June 14th. A glamorous, uninhibited Latin dynamo, Trevi will tear up the stage performing her own popular tunes (and possibly one or two songs by Led Zeppelin, Deep Purple or The Doors).
This multi-talented sensation not only sings, dances and plays piano, but literally sets the stage on fire with her African drum riffs–her drumsticks are set ablaze.
SAN JOSE, CA [April 22, 2013] – Broadway San Jose, a partnership between the Nederlander organization of New York and Team San Jose, announced the six shows in its 2013-14 Season today at an event attended by approximately 500 Subscribers and community leaders at the San Jose Center for Performing Arts in downtown San Jose.
WASHINGTON D.C. – (April 22nd, 2013) – Hospitality Industry Professionals Network (HIP Network) and Team San Jose today embark on a new strategic event partnership that aims to align new ideas and fresh perspectives within the meeting, convention and event marketplace. On Tuesday, April 23rd HIP Network and Team San Jose are hosting a planner-only “Sessions in the City – Lunch Edition” at The HAMILTON in Washington, D.C.
Theresa Caputo, psychic medium and star of the hit TLC show, Long Island Medium, will be appearing live at the San Jose Civic on Sunday, June 9th at 3pm. Theresa will give interactive readings to audience members throughout the show and will also share personal stories about her life and her unique gifts. Tickets go on-sale Friday, March 29th at 10am and can be purchased online at sjtix.com, 408.792.4111, or in person at the San Jose Civic Box Office.
SAN JOSE, CA (March 11, 2013) – In the wake of superstorms and general winter blues, there’s no better time to warm up with spring getaways to San Jose, California, where warm temperatures and sunny skies invite visitors to play year-round. To make the decision easier, San Jose announces exciting spring events for adults and families to enjoy.
SAN JOSE, CA (Feb. 28, 2013) – Former Team San Jose’s Board Chairman Chuck Toeniskoetter earned recognition as 2013 Outstanding Director of the Year from the San Francisco Business Times and Silicon Valley Business Journal at a recent awards ceremony for outstanding community leaders.
SAN JOSE, CA (Feb. 8, 2013) – From Northern California’s tallest and fastest wooden coaster to new Virgin America service at San Jose Mineta International Airport, San Jose is gearing up for a busy spring season.
[FEBRUARY 6, 2013] Nanci Williams, co-founder of the Orloff/Williams marketing firm and former San Jose/Silicon Valley Chamber of Commerce chair, has been named General Manager of Broadway San Jose: a Nederlander Presentation, effective today. Williams replaces Ruth Pangilinan, who departs the company to pursue other opportunities following a successful week-long run of ROCK OF AGES, which closed on Sunday.
Williams brings to BSJ/Nederlander more than 20 years of experience marketing and communicating to the people who live and work in the Bay Area, and a love of t
SAN JOSE, CA (Feb. 4, 2013) – Virgin America, known for being the airline of choice for tech-savvy travelers, today announced plans to begin service at Mineta San José International Airport (SJC) with four daily flights to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) beginning May 1, 2013.
SAN JOSE, CA (January 30, 2013) – San Jose State University’s Department of Hospitality, Recreation and Tourism Management recently recruited Team San Jose Director of Sales Mark R. McMinn as lecturer faculty. In his new role, McMinn will teach HRTM 142 Principles of Tradeshow and Meeting Management during the Spring 2013 semester.
“We’re proud that such a prestigious university recognizes Team San Jose’s leadership in the hospitality industry, and recruited a member of our executive team to help guide future industry talent,” said Bill Sherry, Team San Jose CEO.
SAN JOSE, CA (January 29, 2013) – Now theater lovers in Silicon Valley have a helpful new tool to make planning and booking their arts season easier.
Team San Jose -- which manages four historic cultural theaters in Downtown San Jose on behalf the City of San Jose -- launched a single, unified theater portal so theater patrons and potential performing arts promoters can more efficiently browse arts and entertainment content along with events taking place at the San Jose Civic (home to A-List concerts and events), Center for the Performing Arts (home to Broadway San Jose and Ballet S
Hot off the heels of his first full-length solo release “The Road,” Aaron Lewis will make his San Jose Civic debut on Saturday, March 2.
"Touring and connecting with the audience has a huge influence on my music," says Lewis. "This new record was essentially written and recorded while I was out on the road and the songs really reflect all the emotions that come with that."
In 1987 on the Sunset Strip, a small-town girl met a big-city dreamer – and in L.A.’s most legendary rock club, they fell in love to the greatest songs of the ‘80’s. It’s ROCK OF AGES, a hilarious, feel-good love story told through the hit songs of iconic rockers Journey, Styx, REO Speedwagon, Foreigner, Pat Benatar, Whitesnake, and many more. This 5 time Tony nominated musical is rockin' its way across the USA.
SAN JOSE – Mineta San José International Airport (SJC) was honored with the TSA Partnership Award 2012 at a ceremony in the Transportation Security Administration San Jose Field Office on November 28, 2012.
On behalf of SJC staff, Director of Aviation Bill Sherry accepted the award which recognizes TSA industry partners whose accomplishments and excellence in performance distinctly benefit the interests of the U.S.
SAN JOSE, Ca. – (Nov. 16 , 2012) – With harvest season in full swing at vineyards west of San Jose, winemakers are creating their next great vintage, making it a great time to visit. In addition to wonderful wine tasting experiences at harvest festivals and wineries, San Jose offers a continuously cultivating tourism product, from stylish hotel enhancements to fantastic new exhibits.
Singer-songwriter Jackson Browne is set to launch his 2013 Acoustic Tour with a string of U.S. dates including a stop at the San Jose Civic on January 22. Playing guitar and piano, and collaborating with musicians on stage, Jackson will perform songs from his entire body of work, with varying set lists each night.
Tickets go on sale Friday, November 16 at 10:00 AM PST at all Ticketmaster outlets including Ticketmaster.com, and charge-by-phone at (800) 745-3000. A pre-sale will begin on Wednesday, November 14 at 9 AM PST: Visit www.jacksonbrowne.com/members for details.
SAN JOSE, CA (Nov. 9, 2012) – In a community known for innovative leaders, Team San Jose CFO Janette Sutton last night won the prestigious CFO of the Year Award, Non-Profit Company from the Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal.
“It is an honor to be named CFO of the year, and to be a finalist with so many of my peers all doing exceptional work in the financial field,” said Janette Sutton.
SAN JOSE, CA (November 6, 2012) – San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed and the San Jose City Council commended the Nederlander Company at today’s city council meeting in celebration of the organization’s century of promoting Broadway and concerts. For over 100 years, the Nederlander Organization has helped shape the theater and entertainment industry.
SAN JOSE, CA (October 23, 2012) – The San Jose City Council today gave a unanimous thumbs up to Team San Jose to continue managing the City’s convention center and multiple theaters in Downtown San Jose for another five years.
Strong fiscal results during challenging economic times, as well as a vigorous third-party benchmarking study, prompted the decision to move forward with steps to negotiate a new five year contract -- with additional year options to be determined through contract negotiations.
SAN JOSE, Ca. – (October 16, 2012) – Team San Jose today announced that CEO Bill Sherry will retire in September 2013, with a nationwide CEO search beginning first quarter 2013.
“Bill’s leadership has played a key role in Team San Jose’s turnaround, resulting in a stronger, more strategic company that is laser focused on business,” said Michael Mulcahy, Team San Jose Board Chairman. “We have a year to find our next CEO, and with a talented executive team who remains in place, a strong board of directors, and a positive City partnership, I expect a smooth transition.
SAN JOSE, CA (October 11, 2012) – Team San Jose, the Convention Center and Cultural Facilities manager as well as the San Jose Convention and Visitors Bureau, today announced Global Mobile Internet Conference’s (GMIC SV) U.S.
SAN JOSE, CA (Oct. 8, 2012) – If you’re bummed that Summer fun is over, San Jose’s got you covered with amazing events and exhibits to bring you out of hibernation. From blockbuster exhibits like Mythbusters at The Tech Museum, to holiday festivities such as Downtown’s Christmas in the Park, there are plenty of ways to warm your spirit as the temperature cools down. For continued updates on events, visit www.sanjose.org.
SAN JOSE, CA (Oct. 5, 2012) – After four years under construction, the San Jose Civic, a city landmark and historic theater venue, officially re-opens with a ribbon-cutting and grand opening ceremony followed by a performance by Santa Clara Vanguard Drum Line, a 10 piece drum core.
“For more than 70 years, the Civic has hosted countless legendary performances that have contributed to the vibrancy of our downtown,” said Mayor Chuck Reed.
Audiences are invited to discover the magic of the two-time Emmy Award winning and two-time Tony® Award nominated production: Cathy Rigby is PETER PAN! Families and fans have their chance to ‘fly’ into the San Jose Center for the Performing Arts for this magical production running November 20 -25, 2012.
Following the success of her 2011 tour with sold-out performances nationwide, Stephanie Miller’s Sexy Liberal Tourwill appear on Saturday, December 1 at the San Jose Civic. Tickets go on sale Saturday, September 15 at 10:00 AM.
Miller explained the origins of her Sexy Liberal Comedy show, “This tour came from the desire to bring 'liberal' comedy to people yearning for intelligent humor in their geographic region.