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Lisa Asher

 
Birth Place:
Kentucky
Bio:
LISA ASHER New York Nightlight Award Winner Back Stage Bistro Award Manhattan Assoc. of Clubs & Cabarets Award Award winning vocalist Lisa Asher has appeared in numerous theatrical, cabaret and concert venues around the country. Ms. Asher is the recipient of a New York Nightlife Award, a Back ... (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: Kentucky

Bio:
LISA ASHER New York Nightlight Award Winner Back Stage Bistro Award Manhattan Assoc. of Clubs & Cabarets Award Award winning vocalist Lisa Asher has appeared in numerous theatrical, cabaret and concert venues around the country. Ms. Asher is the recipient of a New York Nightlife Award, a Back ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Regional (US)]
Regional Revival, 2003
Performer

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Doug Shapiro, Clinton Clark, Frank Galgano, David Rossmer, Jackie Hoffman, John ''Lyp Photo

Doug Shapiro, Clinton Clark, Frank Galgano, David Rossmer, Jackie Hoffman, John ''Lypsinka'' Epperson, Vivienne Cleary, Molly Nordin, Lisa Asher, Kristen Michelle

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06/20/2013


Lisa Asher

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Date:
05/08/2008


Daniel O'Donnell, Ben Cameron and Lisa Asher

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Date:
04/27/2008


Lisa Asher

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Date:
04/27/2008


Daniel O'Donnell and Lisa Asher

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Date:
04/27/2008

 

Stage

Performances
  [Regional (US)]
Regional Revival, 2003
Performer

Lisa Asher Biography

LISA ASHER
New York Nightlight Award Winner
Back Stage Bistro Award
Manhattan Assoc. of Clubs & Cabarets Award

Award winning vocalist Lisa Asher has appeared in numerous theatrical, cabaret and concert venues around the country. Ms. Asher is the recipient of a New York Nightlife Award, a Back Stage Bistro Award and a MAC (Manhattan Association of Clubs & Cabarets) Award, all for outstanding female vocalist for her cabaret shows in New York City. Ms. Asher has performed numerous times for the Mabel Mercer Foundation’s Cabaret Conventions in San Francisco, Philadelphia, and Chicago and at Town Hall in NYC, and was featured as part of their 20th Anniversary Gala performance at Lincoln Center.

Recent theatrical credits include: Barb in Motherhood, The Musical at The Downtown Cabaret Theatre; Sister Robert Ann in several productions of Nunset Boulevard; Bess Earp in the world premiere of the musical I Married Wyatt Earp at Bristol Riverside Theatre. Lisa also appeared in the world premiere of Almost Heaven, John Denver’s America for the Tony Award Winning Denver Center Theater Company and she can be heard on the original cast recording of the same. Lisa toured nationally with the Broadway show The Who’s Tommy and appeared in the Off Broadway hit Woody Guthrie’s American Song which received a Drama Desk Nomination for Best Musical. Lisa was featured in a concert tribute to Woody Guthrie produced by The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame where she shared the stage with such rock and folk notables as Bruce Springsteen, Indio Girls, Ani DeFranco, Pete Seeger and Arlo Guthrie.

Lisa made her national television debut in a solo vocal performance on the Emmy Award-winning The Rosie O'Donnell Show. A veteran studio musician, Ms. Asher can be heard on television themes, audio projects for numerous publishing companies as well as commercial and educational children's products, including product for Sesame Street and Berlitz.





Lisa Asher News

PIANO BAR LIVE! A NIGHT AT ROSE'S TURN, PART 2 Streams Tonight Photo PIANO BAR LIVE! A NIGHT AT ROSE'S TURN, PART 2 Streams Tonight
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 10, 2020

Piano Bar Live! (PBL!) A Night at Rose's Turn, Part 2, streams tonight Tuesday, November at 7:15 pm ET, with hosts Scott Barbarino and Leslie Anderson. PBL! will continue the long-established tradition of the piano bar-that special place where we can gather, entertain, support and create, as we connect with live music.

Piano Bar Live! Presents A NIGHT AT ELLEN'S STARDUST DINER Photo Piano Bar Live! Presents A NIGHT AT ELLEN'S STARDUST DINER
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 12, 2020

Piano Bar Live! (PBL!) streams this Tuesday, October 13 at 7:15 pm ET, with host Scott Barbarino and co-host Lisa Asher,in A Night at Ellen's Stardust Diner!

One-Stop Musical Shopping Returns This Summer With SINGNASIUM Photo One-Stop Musical Shopping Returns This Summer With SINGNASIUM
by BWW News Desk - Jun 4, 2020

Jump into the pool of SINGNASIUM'S summer online classes. Train with some of New York's best teaching artists and sing your story, expand your repertoire, or learn a new style!

Singnasium Announces Summer Online Classes Photo Singnasium Announces Summer Online Classes
by Stephi Wild - May 30, 2020

From cabaret to country, the most popular musical genres and styles are all on the roster and on-line this summer at Singnasium, featuring a top-notch, award-winning line-up of highly accomplished New York teaching artists. 

NON-EQ: A Short Film Comedy Now Available on Vimeo Photo NON-EQ: A Short Film Comedy Now Available on Vimeo
by A.A. Cristi - May 11, 2020

Stacy and Michael dream of being in a Broadway musical, but they are still at the bottom of the industry as non-equity (non-union) actors living in New York City.

URBAN STAGES WINTER RHYTHMS 2019 Begins on December 11 Photo URBAN STAGES WINTER RHYTHMS 2019 Begins on December 11
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 9, 2019

Urban Stages (Frances Hill, Founding Artistic Director and Tom Toce , Musical Director) announces the line-up for this year's award-winning series, WINTER RHYTHMS 2019, which will begin Wednesday, December 11 featuring some of New York's best musical performances through Saturday, December 21, 2019 at Urban Stages Theatre (259 West 30th St., East of 8th Ave.)

Urban Stages Presents 11th Annual Award-Winning Series WINTER RHYTHMS 2019 Photo Urban Stages Presents 11th Annual Award-Winning Series WINTER RHYTHMS 2019
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 25, 2019

New York: Urban Stages (Frances Hill, Founding Artistic Director and Tom Toce , Musical Director) announces the line-up for this year's award-winning series, WINTER RHYTHMS 2019, which will begin Wednesday, December 11 featuring some of New York's best musical performances through Saturday, December 21, 2019 at Urban Stages Theatre (259 West 30th St., East of 8th Ave.)

Christina Pecce Makes Her Iridium Debut In WITCHES, BITCHES, AND DIVAS Photo Christina Pecce Makes Her Iridium Debut In WITCHES, BITCHES, AND DIVAS
by Julie Musbach - Aug 27, 2018

Singing-actress Christina Pecce makes her Iridium debut in Witches, Bitches And Divas! on Tuesday, August 28 at 8 PM, with cross-over comedy and songs from musicals, operas and popular standards with Pecce's unique spin.

Ellen's Stardust Diner Presents 'The New Faces Of 2018 Starduster Showcase' Photo Ellen's Stardust Diner Presents 'The New Faces Of 2018 Starduster Showcase'
by Julie Musbach - Feb 8, 2018

Ellen's Stardust Diner, in the heart of the Theatre District in Times Square, is home to the world famous singing waiters known as the Stardusters.  On February 20, downstairs from Ellen's at The Iridium, five Broadway-bound Stardusters will be celebrating the music of the Great White Way as part of The New Faces of 2018 Starduster Showcase, presented by Ellen's Stardust Diner.

Musical Revue SING ME A STORY Makes World Premiere at Bridge Street Theatre Photo Musical Revue SING ME A STORY Makes World Premiere at Bridge Street Theatre
by Julie Musbach - Sep 24, 2017

Sing Me a Story! , a celebration of the art of the 'story song', makes its world premiere from October 6-8 at the Bridge Street Theatre in Catskill as the final installment in its 2017 Cabaret Series. With a cast that features concert, recording, and stage stars Lisa Asher, Scott Coulter, and Tom Andersen, plus musical director Ian Herman, this new revue trains a spotlight on a very specific type of song one that tells a story.

Lisa Asher Videos

BWW TV: Austentatious at NYMF
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 19, 2007

The New York Musical Theatre Festival and From the Top Productions will present the New York premiere of Austentatious, featuring Stephanie D'Abruzzo in a musical comedy about a community theatre troupe staging a new production of Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice.