I HEART THE 80's with Tony Vincent & Jessica Phillips Coming to Feinstein's at the Nikko, 8/14-24
Pull up your leg warmers and strap on your fanny pack! Hotel Nikko San Francisco and Michael Feinstein are totally excited to present, I Heart the 80's, an evening of 80's music featuring your favorite songs from such iconic artists as Michael Jackson, Cyndi Lauper, Bruce Springsteen, Prince, Journey, Billy Idol and more! Starring Tony Vincent (Broadway's American Idiot; NBC's "The Voice") and Jessica Phillips (Broadway's Leap of Faith; NBC's "Law and Order SVU"), this evening is sure to take you back to the days of big hair, big bracelets and shoulder pads! I Heart the 80's will perform August 14 - 24, 2014. The performance schedule is as follows: Thursdays and Fridays at 8 p.m.; Saturdays and Sundays at 7 p.m. Tickets for I Heart the 80's range in price from $35 -$50 and are available now by calling 866.663.1063 or visiting www.ticketweb.com.
Located within Hotel Nikko (222 Mason Street, San Francisco), Feinstein's at the Nikko presents a wide range of entertainers from stage and screen all within an intimate 140-seat cabaret setting. There is a $20 food and beverage minimum per person inside the showroom which guests can use towards cocktails as well as a variety of small plates crafted exclusively for Feinstein's at the Nikko by Executive Chef Philippe Striffeler, through Restaurant Anzu. Cheese and dessert platters will also be available in the showroom.
Known most recently from NBC's "The Voice," Tony Vincent is a recording artist who has had six #1 songs on Billboard's Hot 100. He made his Broadway debut in Rent in 1998 and starred as Judas in Jesus Christ Superstar, (Universal Pictures 2000 film and Broadway) earning a nomination for an Outer Critics Award for "Best Featured Actor." In 2001, Vincent helped introduce China to the music of Andrew Lloyd Webber in a production released on DVD as "Andrew Lloyd Webber Masterpiece (Live from Beijing)." He starred in the band Queen's musical We Will Rock You (London and Las Vegas) and performed "Bohemian Rhapsody" with Queen for the celebration of Queen Elizabeth's 50th anniversary for over 200 million viewers worldwide. Vincent originated the role of St. Jimmy in Green Day's American Idiot on Broadway and recently released his latest EP, "IN MY HEAD" available on iTunes and CD Baby.
Jessica Phillips most recently starred opposite Raul Esparza in the Tony nominated Best Musical, Leap of Faith. Her original Broadway credits include Priscilla, Queen of the Desert, Next to Normal, Jesus Christ Superstar (25th Anniversary revival), and The Scarlet Pimpernel. Pre-Broadway projects include the world premiere play Gods of Autumn, opposite Jarrod Emick and the world premiere of John Bucchino's song cycle, "It's Only Life." Away from the Broadway stage, Jessica's voice can be heard as one half of the country duo, 10th & Carlisle. Visit www.10thandcarlisle.com and follow her on Twitter: @FullipsonBway.
Guests of Feinstein's at the Nikko can enjoy a variety of food and beverage options before performances. Kanpai Lounge, located in Hotel Nikko's lobby, offers light cuisine, a full bar and specialty cocktails. Restaurant Anzu, Hotel Nikko's intimate restaurant located on the second floor, serves sustainable California cuisine enhanced with Asian flavors. Restaurant Anzu will also offer Feinstein's at the Nikko guests a special three-course prix-fixe dinner ($45 per person) prior to all performances. Reservations can be made by calling (415) 394-1100.