All performances below are for the Susie Hansen Latin Band (except as noted for the trio or quartet, or for Susie as a guest artist). Events are in Southern California unless otherwise indicated.
Sun26Feb201711am to 3pmFIGat7th, 735 S Figueroa St, Downtown LA
On two Sunday, February 26, 11am to 3pm, our trio will again play for the jazz brunch at FIG at 7th, in Downtown Los Angeles. The address is 735 S Figueroa St, 90017. Call 213-955-7170. This lovely mall is located at the southwest corner of Figueroa St and 7th St. No cover charge, and lots of great food to choose from in their food court where will will be performing. Daniel Castillo will be on congas and vocals, Susie on electric violin and vocals, and Joe Rotondi will be playing piano and keyboard bass. We'll be performing Latin Jazz and lots of great Salsa, Cha Cha Cha, Bolero and Cumbia for dancing. Free.
Mon06Mar20179pm to 11:30pmAckerman Union Grand Ballroom, 308 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles 90095
On Monday, March 6, we will play for the Ballroom Dance Club at UCLA for their Annual Winter Quarter Salsa Party, in Westwood, from 9pm to 11pm. The location is UCLA's Ackerman Union Grand Ballroom, 308 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles 90095. Free Salsa dance class with James and Cynthia from 7:30pm to 9pm. Sponsored by the Ballroom Dance Club and International Folk Dance Club at UCLA, all ages are welcome. Affordable metered parking is just off campus at the corner of Westwood Blvd/Le Conte Ave. There is free parking in Westwood Village at city meters after 8pm. This event is free and open to the public, but donations of any amount are welcome. Join us for Salsa dancing with our full band! Free.
Wed08Mar20179pm to 12pm833 W Torrance Blvd, Torrance CA 90502
On Wednesday, March 8, we will play at Alpine Village in Torrance, from 9pm to 12 midnight, where Wednesday is Salsa night. The address is 833 West Torrance Blvd, 90502. Call 323-321-5660 for more info. Dance on their beautiful huge wood dance floor. Salsa dance class begins at 7:30pm. Excellent dining -- dinner is served until 9pm. Full bar. Free parking. Lots of great dancers! Cover charge only $5.
Sun19Mar20171pm to 4pm13755 Fiji Way, Marina del Rey CA 90292
Fri05May20175pm to 9pm700 Queensway Dr, Long Beach CA 90802
On Friday, May 5, come celebrate Cinco de Mayo with the Susie Hansen Latin Quartet at Hotel Maya in Long Beach, from 5pm to 9pm. The address is 700 Queensway Dr, Long Beach CA 90802. Festivities are in the Fuego Restaurant. Call 323-481-3910 for more info and reservations. There will be a variety of drink and food specials, and live Salsa dance music with our Salsa quartet. No cover! Reservations are recommended. Free.
Sun21May20174pm to 6pm1022 W Cleveland Ave, Montebello CA 90646
On Sunday, May 21, we will play at the St Benedict Spring Festival in Montebello, from 4pm to 6pm. The address is 1022 W Cleveland Ave, 90646. There will be food, games, rides, raffles and more, fun for the whole family. Purchase half-price pre-sale carnival ride tickets at the rectory office before the festival weekend. Festival runs all weekend long, from Friday evening to Sunday evening. Dance with us at this fun-filled festival. Admission is free.
Fri21Jul20176pm to 8pm4900 Southern Ave, South Gate CA 90280
On Friday, July 21, we will be at South Gate Park in South Gate, from 6pm to 8pm, for a concert in the park. This huge and gorgeous park is located at 4900 Southern Ave, 90280. You'll find our concert stage near the gazebo, in the center of the park. For more info, call the Mayor's office at 323-563-9543. Free.
Thu27Jul20177pm to 9pm1500 N College Ave, Claremont CA 91711
On Thursday, July 27, we will play outdoors at Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Gardens, from 7pm to 9pm. The address is 1500 N College Ave, Claremont CA 91711. Enjoy a concert of Latin jazz and Salsa for dancing in this huge beautiful native garden. Gates open at 6:30pm. Bring a picnic and your dancing shoes! There will be food and drink for purchase. Tickets are $9 for general admission, $5 for members of Rancho Santa Ana.