Oceanside Theatre Company & Six String Society Present
Swedish Queen of Swing Gunhild Carling on January 13, 2023
WHO: Oceanside Theatre Company and Six String Society present Gunhild Carling
WHAT: Jazz/Swing Concert by Gunhild Carling with Gregory Page
WHEN: Friday, January 13, 2023, 8 pm
WHERE: Brooks Theatre, 217 N. Coast Highway, Oceanside, CA 92054
TICKETS: General: $35, Preferred Seating: $40, VIP Meet & Greet: $100. OceansideTheatre.org
ABOUT: Sweden’s Queen of Swing, Gunhild Carling, sings, dances, and plays over 10 instruments including trombone, trumpet, recorder, bagpipe, harmonica, drums, and piano sometimes all in one song!
Born to a family of musicians in 1975, Carling’s home life was filled with a variety of artistic endeavors including acting, circus tricks, dance, music, Vaudeville, and novelty. Carling became infatuated with jazz music and instruments at a young age and is now one of the world’s truly great jazz performers. An incredibly dynamic performer, she has toured with the Post Modern Jukebox and played for audiences around the world, including the King of Sweden.
Now residing in northern California, she continues to tour with her family band which has included her sister Gerd, brothers Max and Ulf, and mother Aina backing her up over the years. Together the Carling family has recorded five albums.
About Oceanside Theatre Company
Oceanside Theatre Company (OTC), the resident professional theater company operating the Historic Brooks Theater in downtown Oceanside, is a focal point of the Oceanside California Cultural District (OCCD). OTC’s mission is to produce professional theatrical, visual art, and musical productions for the entertainment and enrichment of the community, present educational opportunities in the arts for children and adults, and provide a safe, state-of-the-art public venue for expansion of artistic endeavors in North San Diego County and greater Southern California. OTC produces a four-show mainstage theater season and a Music Series in the 198-seat venue, as well as play readings and various other events in the adjacent black box theater, Studio 219. An important part of OTC’s mission is inspiring and sharing the arts with local youth through the Youth Theater Arts Program, which includes Summer Theater Camps and Youth Theater Arts Outreach in partnership with Boys & Girls Clubs of Oceanside during the school year. To learn more visit www.oceansidetheatre.org.