Animal Crackers - Joyner, Marshak, Simpson

  • 2131 North Main Street
  • Racine, WI

Animal Crackers continues with three souful jazz artists - Jackiem Joyner, Matt Marshak and Brian Simpson. Gates open at 5:30 p.m.; concert starts at 7 p.m.

Joyner (sax) musical talents stemmed from his bass playing father, Jackie Charles Smith. Joyner toured on sax with legendary keyboardist Marcus Johnson, performed with Bobby Lyle and has been featured at the Bermuda Jazz Festival.

Marshak (guitar) brings an eclectic blend of jazz, urban groove, pop, funk, world beat and more to his playing. He's performed with such greats as Santana, Larry Carlton and George Benson.

Simpson (keyboards) is also a composer and producer. His expressive playing has made him first call for many artists, including Janet Jackson, Teena Marie, George Duke and Dave Koz.

Tickets are $20 in advance; $25 at the gate. Advance and season tickets may be purchased online at or at the Zoo administrative office, 200 Goold St.

  • July 25, 2018
  • Location: 2131 North Main Street, Racine Zoo, WI
  • Phone: (262) 636-9189
  • Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
  • Price: $25 advance; $30 at the gate
Animal Crackers - Joyner, Marshak, Simpson