Jade is excited to return to Phoenix to serve as the commencement speaker for not one, not two but 6 graduation ceremonies at GCU! After four powerful speeches in October, the university is bringing Jade back to inspire their graduates from all departments.
On the morning of Friday, Jan 25th, if you called the prayer line at KSBJ, Houston’s popular Contemporary Christian Radio Station, you got the author of Audacious Prayers to join with you in prayer! Jade was honored to participate in KSBJ’s Prayer Ministry that does so much to meet the spiritual and inspirational needs of […]
Jade named new Director of Women’s Ministry at Christian Tabernacle Church in Houston —— In August 2016, Jade became the new Director of Women’s Ministry at Christian Tabernacle church in Houston, TX. One of the most multicultural congregations in the city, CTAB is pastored by Dr. Richard and Geri Heard. Jade is excited to champion […]
WEDU-PBS produced a powerful segment about Lillette Jenkins-Wisner and the making of Lillette’s Rhythm Club. See it here: http://www.pbs.org/video/2365590194/ Read about Dalia Colón, Award-Winning Producer: http://www.wedu.org/news/tampa-bay-association-black-journalists-names-dalia-colon-wedu-pbs-winner-griot-drum-award/
Jade was invited to serve as the Guest Artist and Keynote speaker for the University of Michigan’s School of Music, Theater and Dance’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration in January. At the main event Jade spoke and performed around the theme, The Art of Impact. She was also joined onstage for a performance with Stuart […]
Known for her signature arrangement of Flight of the Bumblebee, legendary pianist Lillette dared to jazz up the traditional version to audiences’ delight. But who would dare to take the classical favorite and cut it, blend it, mash it, remix it and turn it into a bass heavy, Avant Garde, Hip-Hop Showcase? Only the maverick, […]
In St. Petersburg on June 18th and in Orlando on the 24th, Jade will star as Lillette Harris in the original production Lillette’s Rhythm Club: Then and Now. In this one-woman spectacle with world class musicians, she’ll tell the story of the little known legend’s life and career with a focus on the club that […]