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Alex Restaurant
Alex Restaurant
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Speakeasy Jazz nights at Alex

Join us at the Alex Craft Cocktail Cellar, where we feature the region's top jazz artists every Saturday evening. We also present live music on Thursday and Friday nights — visit here for a complete schedule.


The Alex is an intimate cocktail lounge and restaurant with an eclectic dťcor and varied menu of American fare. Settle in to one of the overstuffed Empire sofas, sip hand crafted beverages from our craft cocktail menu, share appetizers or enjoy a three course dinner, all while experiencing the classic stylings of these incredible vocalists and musicians.


This authentic craft cocktail cellar and speakeasy at the Graham Georgetown is the ideal venue to celebrate these exciting artists on Saturdays from 8pm to 11pm:

Chuck Redd
Saturday, March 4

Chuck Redd
Chuck Redd launched his international career at the age of 21 with the guitar legend Charlie Byrd. Since then, he's performed with the Great Guitars (Barney Kessel, Charlie Byrd and Herb Ellis) and a Who's Who of the jazz world, from Mel Tormť to Ken Peplowski, Terry Gibbs and Conte Candoli.

Danielle Wertz
Saturday, March 11

Danielle Wertz
Fresh off earning her Bachelor's in Vocal Performance from the University of Miami, Danielle Wertz is already making her mark. She earned a semi-finalist slot in the 2015 Thelonius Monk Competition, and she won top prize in the 2012 Washington Women in Jazz Festival Young Artist Contest. She's sung with the Blues Alley Youth Orchestra and performed in Turkey, Japan and Russia with the Annandale Jazz Ambassadors.

Shacara Rogers
Saturday, March 18

Shacara Rogers
Howard University alum Shacara Rogers has been performing since the age of five. She was earned a 2014 DownBeat Award for Graduate College Outstanding Performance: Vocal Soloist, and was a participant in the 2014 Betty Carter Jazz Ahead Program at the Kennedy Center. She was first runner up in the 2014 Sarah Vaughan International Vocal Jazz Competition and captured first place in the 2015 Mid-Atlantic Jazz Festival Vocal Competition. At Howard, she was a lead soloist in Afro Blue, the university's premier vocal jazz ensemble.

New Date Added!
Paige Wroble
Saturday, March 25

Paige Wroble
If you have not had the chance to experience the precision, power and improvisatory mastery of Paige Wroble, do not miss this rare small group appearance. A classically trained singer at home in several genres, Paige is currently the vocalist with the Airmen of Note, the premiere jazz ensemble of the U.S. Air Force.

Coming Up:

April 1: Sharón Clark
April 8: Julian Hipkins
April 15: Alison Crockett
April 22: Lena Seikaly
April 29: Stephanie Nakasian
May 6: Veronica Swift
May 13: Christie Dashiell

Seating is limited, reserve today!

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NOTE: A $20.00 minimum per person is required, excluding tax and gratuity.
Discounted valet parking is available with restaurant validation.


The Alex

Cocktails and Dinner
Sunday – Thursday: 5pm – 11pm
Friday – Saturday: 5pm – 12am

The Graham Georgetown

1075 Thomas Jefferson Street
Washington, DC 20024


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