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"We Need a Little Christmas" starring Lisa Donahey

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Campus Jax, 3950 Campus Drive, Newport Beach

Kick off the holidays with recording artist and performer, Lisa Donahey, who is back to celebrate the joyous sounds of the season–featuring songs off her critically acclaimed, stylistically eclectic holiday album "Christmas in Our Soul."

Lisa's holiday show is festive and heartfelt offering a fresh mix of music from the sacred and secular, with vibrant and sophisticated new twists on familiar classics. Lisa is excited to share the stage with some fantastic musicians and special guests. You can always expect a top-notch show with Lisa as she shares amazing songs, her impeccable and expressive vocals that always create an entertaining and intimate experience.

Ultra VIP section ($35/person; tables for 2 or 4) VIP section ($25/person; tables for 2 or 4) 7:00pm-8:30pm Show 5:30pm Doors Open 1 entrée purchase required per person

Jazzbaret - Lisa Donahey and her Little Big Band | Steamers Jazz at JAX AfterGlow

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Campus Jax, 3950 Campus Drive, Newport Beach, CA 92660

Lisa Donahey is excited to bring her dynamic and entertaining show, JAZZBARET to Campus Jax! Join Lisa and her amazing band as she sings cabaret tunes and jazz standards, adding a narrative flair and vocal style all of her own. Ultra VIP tickets include a copy of Lisa's CD "Takes on Broadway" ($15 value).

Dinner seating starts at 5:30pm. Show is 7:00-8:30pm

-All seating is outdoor open air at our special tented outdoor stage dining area. -Social distancing is enforced; masks are required when walking to and from tables. -Temperatures will be taken upon entrance. -Convenient and Free parking. -Please bring a light wrap since venue is partially outdoors. -As for seating, please try and confirm groups of 2 and/or 4 if at all possible with people you are in a "shelter in place pod" with or with people you know and would be comfortable sitting with.

Be sure to follow Campus Jax and Jax Hideaway on Facebook!

Ultra VIP section ($35/person-includes Lisa's CD; tables for 2 or 4). VIP section ($25/person; tables for 2 or 4). *1 entrée purchase required per person

Mar8

Lisa Donahey - JAZZBARET BRUNCH 2020

Lisa Donahey's JAZZBARET Brunch - Feinstein's @ Vitello's, 4349 Tujunga Ave, Studio City, CA

JAZZBARET Brunch with Lisa Donahey – An afternoon of cabaret in a jazzy sort of way! Join Lisa for a special brunch concert as she brings her one-woman show, JAZZBARET, to Feinstein's at Vitello's. In this show, Lisa adds her own narrative flair to the flow of the music turning set lists full of songs we know and love into fresh, poetic looks at life and love while making the crowd an integral part of the experience. Combining her impeccable and interpretive vocals, her masterful storytelling abilities with her engaging charismatic style, Lisa has captivated audiences throughout her native Southern California and beyond with critically acclaimed performances that tap into her passions for everything from classic Top 40 pop, R&B, rock, Great American Songbook and big band standards to musical theatre, country, novelty tunes, classical and even her own colorful mashup style, “Jazzbaret.”  Lisa recently performed her sold-out shows at Vitello’s “Christmas in Our Soul,” “Just a Broad and a Little Big Band” and “A Summer Night of Soul." "Songs in the Key of She." All tickets are $25 The full lunch menu is available for purchase as soon as doors open. Your ticket purchase is the only reservation you need. A minimum of two items ($20.00) is required per person. $10 ticket INCREASE on day of show. Valet parking available with validation for $6. There is metered street parking as well but be sure to read the signs. 

All seats $25

Dec8

Christmas in Our Soul - Holiday Matinee

Christmas in Our Soul - Lisa Donahey @ Feinstein's at Vitello's, 4349 Tujunga Ave, Studio City, CA

Kick off the holidays with recording artist and performer, Lisa Donahey (that's me!), who is back to celebrate the joyous, soulful sounds of the season–featuring songs off her critically acclaimed, stylistically eclectic holiday album “Christmas in Our Soul.” Lisa is no stranger to the Feinstein’s at Vitello’s stage performing in numerous sold out shows over the past two years such as “Just a Broad and a Little Big Band,” “A Summer Night of Soul,” and her original show “Jazzbaret.” Lisa’s holiday show is festive and heartfelt, offering a fresh mix of music from the sacred and secular, with vibrant and sophisticated new twists on familiar classics. You can always expect a top-notch show with Lisa as she shares amazing songs, impeccable and expressive vocals creating an entertaining and intimate experience. All tickets are $35, PLUS you’ll get the gift of music and can choose one of Lisa’s albums to enjoy (or re-gift!) - Christmas in Our Soul, She’s Got It Covered or Takes on Broadway. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE YOUR TICKETS NOW!

$35 (includes a copy of one of Lisa's three albums)

Sep22

Songs in the Key of SHE

Songs in the Key of SHE @ Feinstein's at Vitello's, 4349 Tujunga Ave, Studio City, CA

Join some of LA's best singers for a special night of sisterhood and song. CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS

All seats $25

Aug4

Lisa Donahey brings the heat to Palm Desert in JAZZBARET

Lisa Donahey in "JAZZBARET" @ The Arthur Newman Theatre/Joslyn Center in Palm Desert, 73750 Catalina Way, Palm Desert, CA

More details to come...

$15 Cash Only, Pay at the Door

May24

Lisa Donahey's JAZZBARET

VItellos - Lisa Donahey's JAZZBARET, 4349 Tujunga Avenue, Studio City, CA

CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE TICKETS JAZZBARET with Lisa Donahey – An evening of cabaret in a jazzy sort of way! Join Lisa for a special evening in JAZZBARET as she adds her own narrative flair to the flow of the music turning set lists full of songs we know and love into fresh, poetic looks at life and love while making the crowd an integral part of the experience. Combining her impeccable and interpretive vocals, her masterful storytelling abilities with her engaging charismatic style, Lisa has captivated audiences throughout her native Southern California and beyond with critically acclaimed performances that tap into her passions for everything from classic Top 40 pop, R&B, rock, Great American Songbook and big band standards to musical theatre, country, novelty tunes, classical and even her own colorful mashup style, “Jazzbaret.”  Lisa recently performed her sold-out shows at Vitello’s “Christmas in Our Soul,” “Just a Broad and a Little Big Band” and “A Summer Night of Soul” and is excited to introduce audiences to her new show “Jazzbaret.” General Admission tickets are $25 and Limited VIP Reserved Seating is $35 The full dinner menu is available for purchase as soon as doors open. Your ticket purchase is the only reservation you need. A minimum of two items ($20.00) is required per person. $10 ticket INCREASE on day of show. Valet parking available with validation for $6. There is metered street parking as well but be sure to read the signs. Parking is NOT permitted on Woodbridge St. after 9pm nightly.

$25-$35

Apr16

Lisa opens for Adam Pascal & Anthony Rapp in "Acoustically Speaking"

Catalina Jazz Club-Lisa opens for Adam Pascal & Anthony Rapp, 6725 West Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, CA

CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE TICKETS On Tues, April 16th (and Mon, April 15) at 8:30p, Tony Award-nominee ADAM PASCAL and Drama Desk Award-nominee ANTHONY RAPP return to Hollywood with their intimate unplugged concert entitled "Acoustically Speaking" at Catalina Bar & Grill in Hollywood, CA.  Celebrating over 20 years of friendship, "Acoustically Speaking" will feature solo sets by each artist with original tunes and the songs that have influenced their lives and careers including several hits from RENT, the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning Rock Musical which recently celebrated its 20th Anniversary after becoming an international phenomenon beginning off-Broadway. The musical was also performed live on Fox entitled RENT LIVE! with special appearances by Pascal, Rapp and the rest of the original RENT cast.Both stars come to Catalina Bar & Grill direct from celebrated projects - Anthony Rapp entering the 2nd Season of Star Trek: Discovery on CBS and Adam Pascal in the musical Pretty Woman on BroadwayWith special guest opener - singer LISA DONAHEY!

$25-$35

Dec9

Lisa Donahey's Holiday Album Release Show - NIGHT 2

Upstairs @ Vitello's-Lisa's Holiday Album Release Show! NIGHT 2, 4349 Tujunga Ave, Studio City, CA

$35 (includes copy of Lisa's new Holiday album)

Dec8

Lisa Donahey's Holiday Album Release Show - NIGHT 1

Upstairs @ Vitello's-Lisa's Holiday Album Release Show! NIGHT 1, 4349 Tujunga Ave, Studio City, CA

$35 (includes copy of Lisa's new Holiday album)

Nov4

An Evening on the Bayou

La Canada Flintridge Tournament of Roses Association Fall Gala "An Evening on the Bayou", La Canada Flintridge Country Club, La Canada, CA

An Evening of Wine & Roses To Raise Funds for Our 2019 Rose Parade Float, "Tree Frog Night"Sunday, November 4th, 2018 at 5:00pm

Our major Wine and Roses 2018 presents "An Evening on the Bayou" on Sunday, November 4th, 5:00pm at the La Cañada Flintridge Country Club. Enjoy the evening listening to the sounds of the bayou - if you're lucky you may even catch a glimpse of one of our musically talented frogs. Enjoy the photo booth and bring your dancing shoes.

Fabulous Silent and Live AuctionsOpportunity tickets to win $1000 cashEnjoy this fun evening for $85 per personLa Canada Flintridge Country Club5500 Godbey DriveLa Canada FlintridgeComplimentary Valet Parking

$85

Oct29

"friends of the Center" Appreciation Sing-a-long

Segerstrom Center for the Arts-Samueli Theatre, 600 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa, CA

Oct28

Youth Musical Theatre benefitting Pippin-Family Karaoke Night

Youth Musical Theatre benefitting PIppin, Boar Dough, Agoura Hills, CA

$20

Sep1

A Summer Night of Soul with Lisa Donahey & Special Guests

A Summer Night of Soul with LIsa & Friends, 4349 Tujunga Ave., Studio City, CA

A Summer Night of Soul with Lisa Donahey & Special Guests After her sold out show at Vitello’s in March of this year, Lisa Donahey is back to bring you “A Summer Night of Soul.” Join Lisa and special guests for an evening of classic soul sounds from the 70’s to today. The night will have you dancing in your seats and clapping on 2 & 4.   All Tickets: $25 6:30pm Doors open for dinner, 8:00pm Showtime $20 minimum per person (And the food is delicious!) $10 ticket increase for tickets purchased on the day of the show. (So don't wait!) Tickets available at www.vitellosrestaurant.com or call (818) 769-0905 Valet ($6 with validation) & Street Parking (please read all signs)

Jun21

Lisa Donahey & Friends celebrate Summer SOUL-stice

Summer Soul-stice with Lisa Donahey & Friends, 6725 W. Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, CA

After her sold out "Just a Broad and a Big Band" show last October at Catalina Jazz Club, Lisa is back! What better way to kick off the first day of summer SOUL-stice than to spend an evening with Lisa and her special Guests as they bring you some serious soul (and heart!)  It'll be a night of music that'll take you back with renditions of popular music from all across the musical spectrum.   CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS https://www.ticketweb.com/event/lisa-donahey-friends-summer-catalina-bar-grill-tickets/8417305?pl=cbg

$20 cover (Plus 2 items or Main Course purchase)

May12

Swinging with a Big Band starring Lisa Donahey & Don Lucas

Swingin' with a Big Band starring Lisa Donahey & Don Lucas, Laguna Woods Village Performing Arts center, Laguna Woods, CA

Tickets for this show can only be purchased by Laguna Woods residents.

Mar28

Cortes Alexander at Upstairs at Vitello's

Upstairs @ Vitello's - Cortes Alexander, 4349 Tujunga Ave., Studio City, CA

Come and celebrate Cortés Alexander’s Birthday and the debut of his exclusive Vitello’s residency with “Songs & Stories”, an evening of mostly original material with Cortés and the Swell Girls, (Melissa Bailey and Lisa Donahey) with music direction by David Arana. Purchase tickets: https://vitellosrestaurant.ticketfly.com/event/1630302-cortes-alexander-studio-city/ or by phone at (818) 769-0905.

$25 General, $45 VIP

Mar11

Just a Broad and a Little Big Band featuring Lisa Donahey

Vitello's Italian Restaurant - LISA DONAHEY: Just a Broad and a Little Big Band, 4349 Tujunga Avenue, Studio City, CA

After selling out Catalina Jazz Club in Hollywood last October in her acclaimed show "Just a Broad and a Big Band", Lisa is excited to bring the next inception of her show "Just a Broad and a Little Big Band" to Upstairs at Vitello's. The show will be full of fantastic swingin' songs under the direction of Jordan Siegel and a cast of 9 of the best musicians in town!  Enjoy Lisa's unique performance of JAZZBARET, a combination of her fantastic, strong vocals and compelling storytelling through her music.  Purchase Tickets at https://vitellosrestaurant.ticketfly.com/event/1632445 or by phone (818) 769-0905.

$25 General, $40 VIP (includes dessert & Lisa Donahey CD)

Previous events

"We Need a Little Christmas" starring Lisa Donahey

 —  —

Campus Jax, 3950 Campus Drive, Newport Beach

Kick off the holidays with recording artist and performer, Lisa Donahey, who is back to celebrate the joyous sounds of the season–featuring songs off her critically acclaimed, stylistically eclectic holiday album "Christmas in Our Soul."

Lisa's holiday show is festive and heartfelt offering a fresh mix of music from the sacred and secular, with vibrant and sophisticated new twists on familiar classics. Lisa is excited to share the stage with some fantastic musicians and special guests. You can always expect a top-notch show with Lisa as she shares amazing songs, her impeccable and expressive vocals that always create an entertaining and intimate experience.

Ultra VIP section ($35/person; tables for 2 or 4) VIP section ($25/person; tables for 2 or 4) 7:00pm-8:30pm Show 5:30pm Doors Open 1 entrée purchase required per person

Jazzbaret - Lisa Donahey and her Little Big Band | Steamers Jazz at JAX AfterGlow

 —  —

Campus Jax, 3950 Campus Drive, Newport Beach, CA 92660

Lisa Donahey is excited to bring her dynamic and entertaining show, JAZZBARET to Campus Jax! Join Lisa and her amazing band as she sings cabaret tunes and jazz standards, adding a narrative flair and vocal style all of her own. Ultra VIP tickets include a copy of Lisa's CD "Takes on Broadway" ($15 value).

Dinner seating starts at 5:30pm. Show is 7:00-8:30pm

-All seating is outdoor open air at our special tented outdoor stage dining area. -Social distancing is enforced; masks are required when walking to and from tables. -Temperatures will be taken upon entrance. -Convenient and Free parking. -Please bring a light wrap since venue is partially outdoors. -As for seating, please try and confirm groups of 2 and/or 4 if at all possible with people you are in a "shelter in place pod" with or with people you know and would be comfortable sitting with.

Be sure to follow Campus Jax and Jax Hideaway on Facebook!

Ultra VIP section ($35/person-includes Lisa's CD; tables for 2 or 4). VIP section ($25/person; tables for 2 or 4). *1 entrée purchase required per person

Mar8

Lisa Donahey - JAZZBARET BRUNCH 2020

Lisa Donahey's JAZZBARET Brunch - Feinstein's @ Vitello's, 4349 Tujunga Ave, Studio City, CA

JAZZBARET Brunch with Lisa Donahey – An afternoon of cabaret in a jazzy sort of way! Join Lisa for a special brunch concert as she brings her one-woman show, JAZZBARET, to Feinstein's at Vitello's. In this show, Lisa adds her own narrative flair to the flow of the music turning set lists full of songs we know and love into fresh, poetic looks at life and love while making the crowd an integral part of the experience. Combining her impeccable and interpretive vocals, her masterful storytelling abilities with her engaging charismatic style, Lisa has captivated audiences throughout her native Southern California and beyond with critically acclaimed performances that tap into her passions for everything from classic Top 40 pop, R&B, rock, Great American Songbook and big band standards to musical theatre, country, novelty tunes, classical and even her own colorful mashup style, “Jazzbaret.”  Lisa recently performed her sold-out shows at Vitello’s “Christmas in Our Soul,” “Just a Broad and a Little Big Band” and “A Summer Night of Soul." "Songs in the Key of She." All tickets are $25 The full lunch menu is available for purchase as soon as doors open. Your ticket purchase is the only reservation you need. A minimum of two items ($20.00) is required per person. $10 ticket INCREASE on day of show. Valet parking available with validation for $6. There is metered street parking as well but be sure to read the signs. 

All seats $25

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