Posted by | Ray Cornelius 

Celebrity chef G. Garvin recently hosted a special culinary production titled, G. Garvin Live. The one-of-a-kind event took place at Atlanta’s historic Buckhead Theatre and brought out a number of celebrities including Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed, Kandi Burruss, Todd Tucker, Phaedra Parks, Keshia Knight-Pulliam with Big Tigger, Brad James and Rodney Perry.

G. Garvin working his magic

G. Garvin in action

The event was presented in partnership with Garvin’s producing partners, Powerhouse Production and featured a full-scale, live cooking demonstration and one-man stage play.  V-103 FM’s DJ Trauma was spinning while Garvin prepared six tantalizing menu courses and sharing his compelling personal journey of how food saved his life.

Kandi, Phaedra and Keshia

Kandi Burruss, Phaedra Parks and Keshia Knight-Pulliam

The New Southern Cuisine menu featured everything from Shrimp and Grits to Salmon to Potato-Shrimp Soup and Pound Cake. The tasteful delights left everyone in the packed audience wanting more.

Check out a few photos below:

Big Tigger with Keshia Knight-Pulliam

 Big Tigger and Keshia Knight-Pulliam

Phaedra with Sonia Armstead

 Phaedra Parks with Powerhouse Productions’ Sonia Armstead

G. Garvin with Stacii J.

 G. Garvin with V-103’s Stacii Jae Johnson

G. Garvin, Chaka Zulu and him

 Garvin with Chaka Zulu and Tayie ‘The Wild Afrikan’ Samuels

G. Garvin working his magic again


Photo Credit: Whitney Thomas