PORTRAITS is a series of intimate evenings hosted by Emmy winner, GE Smith (Bandleader tenure @SNL) who is a supreme musicologist and sideman to all. Come experience his passion for R & B while highlighting his guests musical ideology.


Produced by Taylor Barton

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Coverage from PORTRAITS Series 1 in 2015 at the Bay Street Theater:


Carter Burwell, Ralph Gibson, and Dan Rizzie

Unlikely Talent Pool Unites for GE Smith’s PORTRAITS Concert Series- 27east.com

GE Smith PORTRAITS Series Rocks Bay Street – danspapers.com

Time-Lapse of G.E. Smith's Portraits at @baysttheater_ #baystreet #baystreettheater #gesmith #portraits #rock #rockband #timelapse #theater #concert

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Roger Waters

GE Smith’s PORTRAITS Series -pinkfloydz.com  

Ethan Hawke and Roger Waters Featured in Hamptons -hamptons.com

Ethan Hawke

Ethan Hawke Plays Bay Street Theater Saturday with GE Smith -danspapers.com-

Ethan Hawke Makes a Grand Impression at Bay Street Theater -crypticrock.com

Wish you were here #rogerwaters #gesmith #portraits #pinkfloyd #baystreettheatre

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Coverage from PORTRAITS Series 2 in 2017 at the Guild Hall:


Paula Cole and Sarah Jarosz

Paula Cole to Perform in GE Smith’s PORTRAITS Series at Guild Hall -27east.com

Bacon Brothers

Bacon Brothers Head to Guild Hall Friday for GE Smith’s PORTRAITS Series -27east.com

Billy Squier

Performing September 1st