24th April 2023
JUMP TO: Santa Rosa / San Francisco

April 25-May 1, 2023

Thursday, April 27th | Doors at 7:30 Show 8:15-10:30pm  KARAOKE

Live Band Karaoke – You be the Lead Singer (4th Thursdays!)


Live Band Karaoke is a musical experience where you become the lead singer of a band of friendly, fun-loving musicians. You’ll sound good and have a great time performing your song, which you select from a songbook with mostly rock from the 70s through the 00s. Check out the song list in advance:  http://bit.ly/LBKSongList

Recommended if you like: Singing and fun!

Friday, April 28th | Doors at 7:30 Show 8:15-10:30pm  INDIE-FOLK

Covenhoven (CO) with Samuel Gray Edmondson


Covenhoven with Samuel Gray Edmondson bring rich harmonies, reedy baritone and commanding falsetto, covering a vast territory of genres from chamber pop, dreamy rich strings, piano to transportive indie rock.

Recommended if you like:  Gregory Alan Isakov, Nick Drake, Fleet Foxes.

Saturday, April 29th | Doors at 7:30 Show 8:15-10:30pm  FOLK-PUNK/SPOKEN WORD

SADtrash6: Embrace the Cringe (Wilder Album Release)


SADtrash6: Embrace the Cringe features Wilder, celebrating their new album, We Excrete Many Fluids When We Sleep, with Vinson, Lasara Firefox Allen, Grawlix the Clown, and Camille Escovedo for an evening of folk-punk, spoken word, variety show focused on community building through vulnerability.

Recommended if you like: feelings

Sunday, April 30th | Matinée. Doors at 4:00pm Show 4:45-7:00pm JAZZ/SWING/WORLD

Bistro Moustache and Swing Fling


Bistro Moustache and Swing Fling, play a mix of French “Chansons Realistes”, manouche, gypsy jazz, musette, swing and a good dose of Django Reinhardt-inspired jazz.

Recommended if you like: Charles Trenet, Edith Piaf, Django Reinhardt

Monday, May 1st | Doors at 7:00pm Show 7:30pm  FILM: DOCUMENTARIES


Advanced Tickets available at their website only at: https://avfilmpresents.org/events/doc-shorts-changemakers/#buynow

Celebrating its 9th year, the Northern Sonoma County film festival, AV Fest – Doc Shorts: Changemakers, spotlights a collection of emotionally moving documentary shorts featuring activists and advocates who are changing lives in meaningful and transformative ways. Filmmakers are expected to be in attendance.

The Lost Church Santa Rosa is located on Ross Street (between Mendocino & B) in Downtown Santa Rosa

(23-min from Petaluma, 40-min from San Rafael, 1 hr 6-min from San Francisco, 1 hr 9-min from Oakland…JUST SAYIN’)

Just Announced at The Lost Church


SUN 5/7 2PM Nick Simmons and David Silva Student Concert – ROCK AND ROLL STUDENT RECITAL – TIX

SAT 5/13 Obsidian Son and San Geronimo – AMERICANA – TIX

FRI 5/19 Ross Barbieri and Erin Sky – INDIE-FOLK – TIX

TUE 6/6 Gordie Tentrees and Samuel Gray Edmondson – FOLK – TIX

April 25-May 1 2023

Thursday, April 27th | Doors at 7:30pm Show 8:15-10:30pm – INDIE MUSIC

Covenhoven (CO) with Maya Elise


Internationally recognized Covenhoven’s rich harmonies, reedy baritone and commanding falsetto cover a vast territory of genres from chamber pop, dreamy rich strings, piano to indie rock, the perfect intersection with Maya Elise‘s folk-pop, warm expression of acoustic solace

Recommended if you like: Fleet Foxes, Iron & Wine, First Aid Kit, Gregory Alan Isakov

Friday, April 28th | Doors at 7:30pm Show 8:15-10:30pm – COMEDY

Stand Up Comedy at The Lost Church


Stand-Up Comedy at the Lost Church, produced by Comedy by the Bay, features the best comedians in San Francisco and the Bay Area who have appearanced in SF Sketchfest, Netflix, HBO, Comedy Central and more, hosted by Austin Carr and Nick Scarpino with Alisha Dhillon, Pete Ballmer, Tyler Hinz, James Mwaura, Paco Romane.

Recommended if you like: Bill Burr, Dave Chappelle, Ali Wong

Saturday, April 29th | Doors at 7:30pm Show 8:15-10:30pm – AMERICANA

Scott Erdy and Lizzy Dutton


With stripped-down slow burns and full-tilt romps, Scott Erdy finds a fondness for the humor and heartbreak of folk, country, and garage rock storytelling paired with Lizzy Dutton‘s autobiographical landscape of love, loss, and existential dread.

Recommended if you like: John Prine, Rolling Stones, Julia Jacklin

Sunday, April 30th | Doors at 7:30pm Show 8:15-10:30pm – INDIE-FOLK

Foxtails Brigade & José Lobo


A staple of the Bay Area music scene, Foxtails Brigade is known for their clockwork beats, warped orchestral sonics, unconventional riffs, and Laura Weinbach’s distinctive voice and guitar style. José Lobo is influenced by the rhythms of bossa nova, folk and Venezuelan tonada, He continues to explore his identity as a Latin American in the diaspora through his songwriting.

Recommended if you like:  Mac Demarco, Joanna Newsom, Elliot Smith

In addition to hosting an eclectic mix of music, literary events, theater, comedy and a variety of performing arts, The Lost Church is also available for private event rentals. In the coming months people have rented TLC for a Video Shoot, a Film Festival, and a Memorial. Click HERE to book your event.

Evening performances end at 10:30pm

We’re offering full refunds for non-attendance or cancelations due to COVID exposure, so there is no risk in showing your support by getting advanced tickets.

ADA Accessible.

The Lost Church San Francisco is located at 988 Columbus Avenue at Chestnut Street in North Beach

(26-min from Oakland, 33-min from San Rafael, 52-min from Vallejo, 1 hour and 6-min from Santa Rosa…DON’T YA KNOW)

Just Announced at The Lost Church


THU 5/11 YOU’RE GOING TO DIE: Poetry, Prose & Everything Goes – OPEN MIC – TIX

SAT 5/13 Erin Brazill and The Brazillionaires with Baird and Beluga – INDIE/POP/NOIR – TIX

SAT 5/20 Jimmy Touzel (single release show) w/ Bob Harp – INDIE-FOLK – TIX

SUN 5/21 Conspiracy of Venus + Courtney’s Other Neighbors – AMERICANA – TIX

TUE 5/23 Red Light Lit: Book Release for Kimberly Reyes’s Vanishing Point – POETRY/MUSIC/SEX/GENDER/LOVE – TIX

SAT 6/24 Jasmine Pritchard & The Reluctant Sparkles with Robbie Talton (EP Release + Birthday Show) – ROCK & INDIE-POP – TIX on sale this Friday!

SAT 7/22 DIVA or Die: Wet Hot San Francisco Summer! – VARIETY SHOWTIX


Seating is First Come, First Served.

All Ages are welcome

(Except for babies, children, and adults who may be disruptive.)

ADA Accessible.

Attention Showtimes and more information

From The Lost Church Video Archives

The Velvettes perform at DIVA or Die at The Lost Church – San Francisco on January 8, 2023.

DIVA Or Die Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/divaordie/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DivaOrDieBur…

The next DIVA of Die show is July 22nd’s “Wet Hot San Francisco Summer!” Get TIX here.

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TLC Anchor Drive 2023 is May 1-31st!

Become an Anchor Donor to keep our theaters open and live performance alive…and get your 2023 Anchor Donor Pin!

Stay tuned for more info.

A shot of the dreamy new band HUSH (formerly Hunter Ellis Band with Schlee) at The Lost Church Santa Rosa on March 4, 2023. (Photo by Randy Wentzel)

Our Current Safety Protocols

Vaccines, boosters, and masks are strongly encouraged, but are not required as per local Public Health Policy.

Ticket Sales Alone Don't Keep Theaters Open...Donors Do

From Your Everlovin’ Editor


YES! Sunny days are here to stay! (?!) (we hope! – we’re not psychic.)

We’re gearing up for an exciting summer of showcases and festivals as you can see from the announcements within this edition of Lost Church Bulletin.

The future is fabulous, but let’s stay in the present here… cause it’s a bonafide gift!

Stunning music makers, rad performance art and spoken word, and hilarious stand-up comedy round out the end April and it will not be the same without you.

Live it up with us this week!


Michele & The Lost Church

Email us at hq@thelostchurch.org with your questions and comments, testimonials, rentals…and share your favorite memory!

Summer On The Square Returns to Santa Rosa

June & July 2023

Summer on the Square in Santa Rosa 2023

The Lost Church is excited to share that we have co-produced this year’s Summer on the Square Series.

Not only that, but we’re running the bar!

This means that when you join us at one of these fun summertime concerts or movies you not only get to say hello to the TLC Staffer who is pouring your drink, but every purchase you make goes directly to support our theater and nonprofit!

Since the concerts end at 8pm you can make an evening of it and come to our Downtown Santa Rosa Theater to keep having fun and feeding your senses afterward.

Music on the Square will bring live music and dancing to Downtown Courthouse Square on seven Fridays throughout the summer. The Lost Church, a nonprofit arts organization with a Downtown performance space, is helping coordinate the scheduling of local performers who bring a diversity of styles.

Concerts begin 6pm, and the lineup includes:

  • June 16: Salsa Rosa Orquesta 
  • June 23: School of Rock House Band 
  • June 30: The Sorentinos and The THUGZ (KRSH Backyard Concert on the Road) 
  • July 7: Dustin Saylor & Band and opener Quiet Time 
  • July 14: Sol Horizon and opener Simoné Mosely 
  • July 21: The Sonoma County Super Jam featuring The Pulsators and Special Guests (KRSH Backyard Concert on the Road) 
  • July 28: La Gente SF 

Beer and wine from local producers will be for sale on-site. This year, media partner Wine Country Radio and the KRSH will be partnering by taking over two of the concert nights (June 30, July 21) with their Backyard Concerts on the road.  

Movies on the Square are back this year and better than ever. Four Monday night screenings on a massive LED screen will light up Courthouse Square in Downtown Santa Rosa. Movie screenings begin at 6:00pm, and the lineup includes: 

  • July 10: Puss in Boots: The Last Wish (2022) 
  • July 17: Sonic the Hedgehog (1/2020) 
  • July 24: Dora and the Lost City of Gold (2019) 
  • July 31: Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018) 

Prepackaged movie snacks and beer and wine from local producers will be for sale on-site. Movie-goers are encouraged to order take-out from a Downtown restaurant to enjoy during the movies.

Learn more at the Santa Rosa Metro Chamber Website.


April 2023 at TLC Santa Rosa

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7th Annual Railroad Square Music Festival is June 11th

One Day of Fantastic and Free Music for Everyone

Railroad Square Music Festival June 11, 2023

Save the date for one of our most beloved and exciting TLC projects!

Railroad Square Music Festival returns to the heart of Santa Rosa on Sunday, June 11th.

Help keep it FREE by supporting at https://www.gofundme.com/f/railroad-square-music-festival-2023

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San Francisco and Santa Rosa

In addition to hosting an eclectic mix of music, literary events, theater, comedy and a variety of performing arts, The Lost Church is also available for private event rentals, film and video shoots and more.

In the coming months people have rented TLC for a Video Shoot, a Film Festival, a Memorial, and a Movie Night.

Click HERE to book your event.

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All Day Music Festival in North Beach

Coming September 23rd


We’re working with festival creators North Beach Neighbors and NEXT Village SF to host the evening concert at the upcoming…


on Saturday, September 23rd

Visit the new website for more details alldaymusicinnorthbeach2023

Use Code TLC for 15% off Rates at Santa Rosa’s ArtHouse Hotel and Hotel e

Discount Code for Art House Hotel in Santa Rosa

 The good people at ArtHouse Hotel and Hotel e in Santa Rosa are offering a 15% discount plus free valet and indoor secured parking to our artists and audience.

Use rate code TLC

—when making a reservation at one of the hotels or on their booking engine.




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