Doors at 6:30, show at 7 pm. Open seating, beer and wine available.
$24 Advance / $28 Day of Show.
acclaimed guitarist/vocalist George Cole and his all-star band are
bringing their Christmas Rocks extravaganza to Sutter Creek Theatre
on December 17, 2022.
the evergreen songs of George Gershwin, Cole Porter, and Irving
Berlin heated to a Django Reinhardt swing, and you’ve got the
infectious gist of the music of George Cole” – The Detroit News
Cole, the charismatic Bay Area Music Award winner, a triple threat as
bandleader, guitarist/vocalist, and composer will deliver an
outstanding evening of entertainment and holiday cheer. George and
his band perform hits from his top twenty album “Riverside Drive”,
rockin’ favorites of Christmas’ past, and great American songbook
Cole spent his early days as an educator teaching and mentoring his
students Billie Joe Armstrong and Mike Dirnt of Green Day for 10
years. As a sideman, he earned his bonafides singing duets with jazz
legend Keely Smith and playing guitar in The David Grisman Quintet
while garnering multi album deals with Interscope, Acoustic Disc, and
Atlantic Records along the way.
“George Cole is a major guitar talent who plays everything from
gypsy jazz to rhythm & blues. It’s been a great experience
playing my music with him and he’s helped me take Dawg music in
many new and wonderful directions. He can sing too!” – David
“George Cole has a sound that incorporates some of the finest
elements of ’30s/’40s-era European and American music. Cole’s
excellent Django-style guitar work and his band’s enticing
instrumental and vocal harmonies make them a must-see for any fan of
vintage jazz.” – Art Thompson, Senior Editor, Guitar Player
winning historic Sutter Creek Theatre is an intimate 215 seat former
silent film theatre with superb sound. Voted Best Indie Theatre
multiple times (KCRA A-List).