Joe Frank has played to consistently sold-out audiences since the early 1980s.
“Murdered by the Mind” Joe Frank with percussionist Danny Frankel and saxophonist David Ralicke, directed by Steppenwolf ensemble member Terry Kinney at Steppenwolf, Chicago. March 1, 2014
“Old Man” Joe Frank with percussionist Danny Frankel, saxophonist David Ralicke, and dancer Carolina Cerisola at The Silent Movie Theater, Los Angeles. October 18, 2012
“Too Close to Home” Joe Frank with guitarist James Harrah at The Village Studios, Los Angeles. September 2011
“Too Close to Home” Joe Frank with guitarist James Harrah at Steppenwolf Theater, Chicago. October 10, 2011
“Just an Ordinary Man” Joe Frank with guitarist James Harrah at Steppenwolf Theater, Chicago. March 13, 2010
“Too Close to Home” Joe Frank with guitarist James Harrah at McCabe’s, Los Angeles.October 17 and 22, 2010
“Just an Ordinary Man” Joe Frank with musicians, vocalist, Judith Owen, and dancer at Largo at the Coronet, Los Angeles. October 1 and 8, 2008.
“The Blue Room” Joe Frank with musicians at Largo, Los Angeles. September – October. (weekly for six weeks)
Joe Frank in Performance, The Great American Music Hall, San Francisco. November 21, 2004 (2 performances).
Joe Frank in Performance, Chicago Art Institute October 29, 2003, sponsored by the Third Coast International Audio Festival and WBEZ, Chicago.
A Joe Frank reading, The UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles.
“LA Live” - Joe Frank: “L.A. Woman”: Natural History Museum, Los Angeles, as part of a show featuring several Los Angeles artists.
Joe Frank at The Evidence Room, Los Angeles.
“One Night Stand” at South Coast Repertory, Costa Mesa, California
“Joe Frank: in Performance” at UCLA’s Wadsworth Theatre (two performances)
“Joe Frank at the Viper Room” in Hollywood, California.
“Joe Frank Live” a three-month, twice-extended series of one-man shows at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles.
“Joe Frank at the Marc Taper Auditorium” Los Angeles, California.