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Weekly Entertainment

Once you’ve enjoyed your dinner, stay and take in some of the best live music Halifax has to offer. Each week, Stayner’s presents artists from here and away performing jazz, blues, soul and pop. And Sunday? Ahhhh… Sunday. Jeff Goodspeed hosts a matinee from 5-9 featuring a variety of musicians from Halifax’ thriving Jazz community.

Check our “News & Events” tab for our “Special Events”…there is so much more to our entertainment!

Sunday Matinees – Jeff Goodspeed’s Ultimate Band of Super Heroes (Jazz)

5 pm – 9 pm

JG&F

Join us each Sunday afternoon at 5:00 for a wonderful musical spectrum of tunes and players hosted by Jeff Goodspeed.

Born in Truro, NS, Jeff’s musical education includes Berklee College of Music in Boston, Acadia University and Toronto’s Humber College of Music. He has followed a career as a freelance musician and teacher, spending 3 yrs in the RCMP band and 2 yrs with Roger Whittaker. Jeff has worked with Frank Sinatra, Liza Minnelli, Bob Hope, Rich Little, Shirley MacLaine, Natalie Cole, Aretha Franklin and many others.

While in Toronto for 10 yrs he had the opportunity to perform with The Toronto Symphony Orchestra and The Guido Basso Orchestra, and was in the pit bands for Cats, Crazy For You and other shows. Since returning to NS in ’92 he has been very busy with Jazz Education and leading his own groups. In 1996, he and Dave Staples won the East Coast Music Award for best jazz recording for their CD entitled ‘Eastern Passage’.

He is the founder of the Los Primos cultural exchange between music students in NS and Cuba and has created a professional jazz band with musicians from Havana and Halifax. This group, HavanaFax, won the ECMA for best jazz recording in 2004. Currently, Jeff stays busy as director of the new music arts program at the Waterfront Campus of the NSCC, teaching jazz clinics and playing with the many talented Maritime musicians.

Showtime 5 pm No Cover

 

Audition with Theo MacIntosh – Wednesday’s  – (All Genres)

Audition w/ Theo MacIntosh!
Theo MacIntosh has assisted in getting gigs for many musicians that went on to perform regular solo and band gigs all over HRM.
You could be the next big thing!
Come on down and Audition with Theo.

7:30 pm  No cover

 

 

 

 

 

Thursday Night Groove

Aug 23 – No Music
Aug 30 – Willow St. Station and Sarah Ellen Morrison (Jazz/Soul)
Sept 6 – TBA
Sept 13 – Doris Mason (Jazz)

 

 

 

 

 

Showtimes 8 pm Cover $5 (Unless Otherwise stated)

 

Friday Night Solo/Duet Series – All Genres

Aug 17 – LATE NIGHT PATIO PARTY with DJ Isaac Haze 9:30 pm Cover $5
Aug 24 – Theo MacIntosh
Aug 31 – LATE NIGHT PATIO PARTY with DJ Isaac Haze 9:30 pm Cover $5
Sept 7 – Theo MacIntosh

 

 

 

 

 

Showtime 7:30 pm (Unless otherwise stated), No cover (Unless otherwise stated)

Saturday Matinee – All Genres

Aug 18 – Patrick Drake “Storytellers”
Aug 25 – Theo MacIntosh
Sept 1 – No Music Happy Labour Day Weekend!
Sept 8 – Theo MacIntosh

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Showtime 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm No Cover

Aug 16 – Aug 22

Aug 16 – No  Music

Aug 17 – Late Night Dance Party with DJ Isaac Haze (Dance) 9:30 pm Cover $5

Aug 18 – MATINEE! Patrick Drake “Storytellers” 4:30 pm No Cover

Aug 19 – Jeff Goodspeed’s Ultimate Band of Super Hero’s (Jazz) 5 pm No Cover

Aug 20 – No Music

Aug 21 – Josh Kelly (All Genres) 7 pm No Cover

Aug 22 – Audition with Theo MacIntosh (All Genres)  7:30 pm No Cover

 

 

Aug 23 – Aug 29

Aug 23 – No Music

Aug 24 – Theo MacIntosh (All Genres) 7:30 pm No Cover

Aug 25 – MATINEE! Theo MacIntosh 4:30 pm No Cover

Aug 26 – Jeff Goodspeed’s Ultimate Band of Super Hero’s (Jazz) 5 pm No Cover

Aug 27 – No Music

Aug 28 – Ryan Rideout (All Genres) 7 pm No Cover

Aug 29 – Audition with Theo MacIntosh (All Genres)  7:30 pm No Cover

 

 

Aug 30 – Sept 5

Aug 30 – Willow St. Station and Sarah Ellen Morrison (Jazz/Soul) 8 pm Cover $5

Aug 31 – Late Night Dance Party with DJ Isaac Haze (Dance) 9:30 pm Cover $5

Sept 1 – No Music

Sept 2 – Jeff Goodspeed’s Ultimate Band of Super Hero’s (Jazz) 5 pm No Cover

Sept 3 – No Music

Sept 4 – Ryan Rideout (All Genres) 7 pm No Cover

Sept 5 – Audition with Theo MacIntosh (All Genres)  7:30 pm No Cover

 

 

Sept 6 – Sept 12

Sept 6 – TBA

Sept 7 – Theo MacIntosh (All Genres) 7:30 pm No Cover

Sept 8 – TBA

Sept 9 – Jeff Goodspeed’s Ultimate Band of Super Hero’s (Jazz) 5 pm No Cover

Sept 10 – No Music

Sept 11 – Josh Kelly (All Genres) 7 pm No Cover

Sept 12 – Audition with Theo MacIntosh (All Genres)  7:30 pm No Cover

 

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