Royal Sonesta New Orleans

Irvin Mayfield's Jazz Playhouse

It's Playtime. Grammy and Billboard Award-winning Jazz trumpeter Irvin Mayfield and Royal Sonesta New Orleans proudly presents the Jazz Playhouse. The best jazz club in town showcases New Orleans' greatest Jazz talents and serves your favorite cocktails and appetizers in a luxurious and intimate venue on the lobby level of the Royal Sonesta New Orleans. Shows begin at 8 p.m.

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Group functions are available at the Playhouse. Please call 504.553.2299 or email with your preferred date, number of attendees and any special requests!
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Upcoming Performances at the Playhouse...


8 p.m.

Germaine Bazzle

January 31
February 7, 14, 21, 28



8 p.m.
The Original Tuxedo Jazz Band featuring Gerald French

February 8 (7 p.m.)
February 15, 22, 29

Founded in 1910, the Original Tuxedos have the longest history of continuous performance in New Orleans. Gerald French carries this century old band forward playing the raucous, irresistible sounds of classic New Orleans jazz for all to enjoy.


8 p.m.

Adonis Rose February 2, 16, 23 
February 9 (7 p.m.)


5 p.m.

Lady Sings the Blues featuring Dana Abbott
February 3, 10, 17, 24

8 p.m.

Grammy award-winning Irvin Mayfield's NOJO Jam Session featuring the New Orleans Jazz Orchestra's All Stars with Special Guests
$15.00 Cover Charge
February 3, 10, 17, 24


5 p.m.

The Ashlin Parker Trio
February 4, 11, 18, 25

Happy Hour Specials
Monday-Friday 5-7pm


8 p.m.

The James Rivers Movement
February 4, 11, 18, 25




5 p.m.

The Piano Professor Series ft. 
Joe Krown
January 29
February 5, 12, 19, 26

8 p.m.

Leon "Kid Chocolate" Brown 
January 29
February 5, 12, 19, 26


12 Midnight

Burlesque Ballroom ft. 
Trixie Minx  with music by:
Romy Kaye & The Mercy Buckets
January 29
February 12, 19, 26

A modern spin on a classic 1960's Bourbon Street Burlesque Show with a rotating cast of soloists all

performing classic strip tease to live music, bringing quality Jazz & Burlesque back to its original home on Bourbon Street.


8 p.m.

Talent TBA January 30

Taylor Smith & The Roamin' Jasmine February 6

New Orleans' Songbird Robin Barnes February 14

Eric Benny Bloom & His Melodies February 20

Ashlin Parker & Trumpet Mafia February 27

Listen to Irvin's Latest New Orleans Jazz Orchestra Show