Jan Daley to Bring WHERE THERE'S HOPE to Feinstein's at the Nikko, 11/21
Hotel Nikko San Francisco and Michael Feinstein are thrilled to announce that singer, actress and songwriterJan Daley will bring her acclaimed show "Where There's Hope - A Tribute to the Love Songs of Bob Hope's Legacy" to Feinstein's at the Nikko for one performance only - Thursday, November 21, 2013 at 8 p.m. Most people knew Bob Hope as one of comedy's greatest legends, but most people don't know that Mr. Hope introduced some of the greatest songs through his radio shows, Broadway musicals, and movies including "You Do Something To Me," "I Can't Get Started," "Two Sleepy People," and "That Old Black Magic" to name a few. Daley brings a fun-filled nostalgic look at the humor and the music of the legendary comedian, as well as stories about her travels while entertaining thousands of GIs in Vietnam, and around the world, as the singing star in the Bob Hope Christmas Tour. Located within Hotel Nikko (222 Mason Street, San Francisco), Feinstein's at the Nikkopresents 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. Tickets for Jan Daley range in price from $25-$35 and are available now by calling 866.663.1063 or visiting www.ticketweb.com.
Jan Daley was launched into the entertainment industry when she was crowned Miss California in the 1960s and since then, has shared the spotlight with a variety of international superstars, including, Louis Armstrong, Bruce Willis, Anthony Quinn, Peter Fonda, Frankie Avalon and Tom Hanks. Daley has worked on both big and small screen projects, but also has a long history of theater experience with past performances in Oklahoma, Taming of the Shrew and Anything Goes, among others. Today, this multi-talented vocalist continues to perform on-stage and star in productions such as, The Follies and Showgirl on 52nd Street.
Daley toured with Bob Hope on his U.S.O. tour to Vietnam during the Vietnam War, entertaining hundreds of thousands of soldiers. Daley feels personal ties to soldiers overseas as her father was killed when picking up prisoners-of-war. Her tour with Bob Hope was to honor her father's name and help soldiers through music. When her infamous boss passed, Daley was asked to sing "Thanks for the Memory" by the Hope family at his funeral. Today, Daley continues to honor Hope's memory with the "Where There's Hope" album, released in 2009, and tour "Where There's Hope: A Tribute to Bob Hope's Legacy", which has received widespread rave reviews.
After decades of being featured in movies, television shows, Theater Productions and world tours, Daley remains a sensational performer, having critics rave, "When she steps out in front, she commands our attention." "Hopefully Jan will continue to bring her magnificent voice to the masses in the future." Miss Daley continues to captivate audiences with the elegant voice and graceful presence that has delivered six hit albums, an Academy Award nominated song and exceptional original recordings, as well as many covers ofAmerican classics.
All seating at Feinstein's at the Nikko is cabaret style and available on a first-come, first-served basis within the section purchased. Guests who purchase the prix-fixe dinner at Restaurant Anzu will receive a complimentary section upgrade (subject to availability) and get to choose their exact seat locations within the upgraded section.
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.
Tickets for Jan Daley range in price from $25-$35 and are available now by calling 866.663.1063 or visiting www.ticketweb.com.