« Week of February 22, 2015 »
Start: 02/22/2015 1:00 pm

Sourdough SlimOne of the most original and beloved Western entertainers of our time, Sourdough Slim is a hoot. The moment this award winning Western showman steps into the spotlight, it's apparent to everyone that they're in for a rollicking good time. Ten gallon funny-man Sourdough Slim transports us to a whimsical world where vaudevillian camp and cowboy lore intermingle to produce grins galore.

Start: 02/22/2015 7:00 pm

There is tiered seating for this show. Please see the seating chart below.


Eliyahu & the Qadim EnsembleFully 100% of funds raised will support JFCS/East Bay’s work providing resettlement, mental health, case management and legal services for refugees and immigrants from Afghanistan, Iran, Iraq, Bosnia, the former Soviet Union, Latin America, and Africa.

Start: 02/23/2015 8:00 pm
Start: 02/24/2015 8:00 pm

Tonight's show has been cancelled. If you purchased tickets online, you will automatically receive a refund. If you purchased tickets in person or over the phone, please contact the Freight box office at (510) 644-2020.


Start: 02/25/2015 8:00 pm

Swingle SingersThe Swingle Singers have been pushing the boundaries of the human voice for more than half a century. Founded in Paris in 1962, they released their Grammy-winning debut album, Jazz Sébastien Bach in 1963, and ever since the group has been at the forefront of vocal improvisation. The lineup of singers has changed over the years, but they still perform old favorites, and they’ve added new classics as well as fresh originals.

Start: 02/26/2015 8:00 pm

Nancy SchimmelBerkeley songwriter and storyteller Nancy Schimmel serves up a delicious blend of music, politics, and humor – the same irresistible recipe that made her 70th birthday show at the old Freight a hit, and likewise her 75th birthday celebration at the new Freight.

Start: 02/27/2015 8:00 pm

George Kahumoku Jr.George Kahumoku, Jr. has won multiple Grammy awards for his masterful performances on slack key guitar – but he’s not just a world class musician, he’s also an artist and sculptor, storyteller and writer, farmer and entrepreneur, as well as a teacher at his local high school and community college on Maui. Tonight he’ll play and sing at the Freight, mixing Hawaiian classics and contemporary songs with his own captivating originals. Who knows?

Start: 02/28/2015 1:00 pm

Hyo-shin Na's "A Little Winter Flower" for mixed choir, piano, koto and bass is the highlight of this concert.

Start: 02/28/2015 8:00 pm

Wild Mango 2015Wild Mango is back for a reunion show of the founding members at the Freight! The popular all-woman band features a wealth of Bay Area musical talent from the realms of Latin jazz and world music, including Michaelle Goerlitz on percussion, Jackeline Rago on cuatro, percussion, mandolin, and vocals, Donna Viscuso on flute, saxophone, and harmonica, Jan Martinelli on bass, Susu Pampanin on Middle Eastern percussion, and Erika Luckett on guitar and vocals.