Feinstein's At The Nikko Announces Lineup For Spring 2020
Today, Feinstein's at the Nikko announced an exciting lineup of national and local artists who will take the stage at San Francisco's premier intimate nightclub this spring. Additional artists will be announced at a later date. Tickets for all shows are on-sale now by visiting www.feinsteinssf.com or calling 866-663-1063. Ticket prices are subject to change without notice.
25TH ANNIVERSARY GREATEST HITS LIVE!
MARCH 6-7, 2020
Jim Brickman, award-winning songwriter and pianist, presents his most entertaining, romantic concert of the year, 25th Anniversary Greatest Hits Live!
LIKE A BAT OUT OF HELL - OBSESSED: Jim Steinman
MARCH 27-28, 2020
A tell-all experience of Bat Out Of Hell, the most polarizing and confusing show you never got to see. Featuring the music of Jim Steinman made famous by Meatloaf, Celine Dion, Bonnie Tyler, and Barbra Streisand, to name a few. Songs include "Holding Out For A Hero," "It's All Coming Back To Me Now," "I Would Do Anything For Love," "Total Eclipse Of The Heart," "Paradise By The Dashboard Light," and many, many more.
LIBERACE AND LIZA: A TRIBUTE
APRIL 3-4, 2020
After closing out 2019 with a sold-out run of Christmas shows in their hometown of Portland, Oregon, LIBERACE & LIZA: A Tribute mark their return to the fabulous stage of Feinstein's at the Nikko for two performances only. Tribute artists David Saffert (Liberace) & Jillian Snow Harris (Liza) are back to puttin' on the glitz and maestro Bo Ayars returns as music director to conduct the ensemble. Highlights new to San Francisco audiences will include Liberace's take on (and Ayars' arrangement of) Beethoven's "Für Elise," as well as proof in song that Lee & Liza are "Back In Business." Plus, this duo's madcap social media antics will spill onto the stage with the introduction of Lee's Rhinestone Telephone!
APRIL 7-8, 2020
Post-post-modern diva Meow Meow has hypnotized, inspired, and terrified audiences globally with unique creations and sell-out seasons from New York's Lincoln Center and Berlin's Bar jeder Vernunft to London's West End and the Sydney Opera House. Her solo works have been curated by David Bowie, Pina Bausch, Mikhail Baryshnikov, and numerous international arts festivals and garnered numerous awards including the Edinburgh International Fringe Festival Award, as well as the Green Room and Australian Helpmann awards. Besides being a prolific creator of original music, theater, and dance-theater, Meow Meow specializes in the Weimar repertoire and French chanson.
APRIL 9, 2020
Charles goes to the movies! In his new cabaret concert Hollywood Soundstage, legendary actor/playwright/cabaret entertainer Charles Busch recounts his lifelong love affair with the movies. He shares his close encounters with stars of Hollywood's golden age such as Claudette Colbert and Greta Garbo and sings some of the most beloved songs ever written for the silver screen, including "Charade," "Long Ago and Far Away," and "In the Cool, Cool, Cool of the Evening." In a wildly eclectic songbook that ranges from Kern and Mancini to Bacharach and Springsteen, Busch provides a unique tribute to the magic of the movies.
THE BEATLES' 60-YEAR CELEBRATION
APRIL 16, 2020
Join soulful jazz vocalist Tiffany Austin in celebrating 60 years of The Beatles, as she reimagines their popular hits including "Lucy In the Sky With Diamonds," "Let it Be," and "Twist and Shout."
A MEMORABLE EVENING WITH Marilu Henner
APRIL 17-18, 2020
With the energy of a teenager, the wisdom of a sage, and the memory of a superhero, Marilu Henner-star of "Taxi," "Evening Shade," and musicals including Grease! and Chicago-takes you on a journey through her decades long career filled with Broadway shows, movies, two hit sitcoms, and three husbands! Hilarious and heartfelt, this is an evening you won't forget!
MONDAY NIGHT OFF PRESENTS
Ben Jones SINGS BROADWAY: HOW IT BEGINS, HOW IT ENDS
APRIL 20, 2020
Hailed as "first-rate" by the San Francisco Chronicle and "show-stopping" by San Francisco Classical Voice, Ben Jones has appeared as soloist on the greatest stages around the globe. He has shared the spotlight with such towering figures as Michael Tilson Thomas, Frederica von Stade, Nathan Gunn, Isabel Leonard, Rita Moreno, and the Bang on a Can All-Stars.
APRIL 23-26, 2020
Steve Tyrell's show will feature selections from his newly-expanded "Back to Bacharach" album, his 2018 #1 album, "A Song For You," as well as various favorites from the Great American Songbook including songs he has performed in major motion pictures.
MAY 1-2, 2020
One woman. Two personalities. A magic whistle with powers of mind control. It's not about being right...it's about WINNING.
TOP SHELF CLASSICS!
SOUL CLASSICS - THE ATLANTIC RECORDS SESSIONS
MAY 3, 2020
Following two sold-out concerts in 2019, Feinstein's at the Nikko welcomes back the Bay Area's premiere party masters and music-makers, Top Shelf Classics. A thrilling new concert featuring the classic soul-hits from Atlantic Records' catalog of the '60s and '70s, you'll hear songs from Aretha Franklin, Ray Charles, Wilson Pickett, Otis Redding, and more!
BRANDEN & JAMES
THE Lady Gaga SONGBOOK
MAY 6-7, 2020
After their sold-out debut shows at Feinstein's at the Nikko, cello and vocal duo, Branden & James return with a brand-new show, "The Lady Gaga Songbook". As one of the best-selling music artists of all time, Gaga's musical output has ranged from pop music to jazz (in her collaborations with Tony Bennett), to film soundtracks. Described by NPR Music as "dazzling cello and soaring tenor vocals," Branden & James explore Lady Gaga's career to date, celebrating her most cherished performances with their classical spin and unique charm.
MAY 8-9, 2020
Celebrated worldwide for recording a torrent of hits as a founding member of Motown supergroup, The Supremes, Mary Wilson continues to lead a prominent solo career, packing top venues across the globe. She returns by high demand to Feinstein's at the Nikko, fresh on the heels of releasing her new book chronicling her glittering career, "Supreme Glamour," which also coincides with The Supremes' 60th anniversary since the original members began singing together as the Primettes.
Leanne Borghesi & Marta Sanders
SHOWBROADS: A NIGHTCLUB DUEL
MAY 15-16, 2020
Following sold-out engagements at New York's historic Birdland Jazz Club, the critically-acclaimed Showbroads, starring Leanne Borghesi and Marta Sanders (Broadway's Best Little Whorehouse in Texas), will make its West Coast debut at Feinstein's at the Nikko. In this comedic, musical nightclub act, Borghesi and Sanders-both powerhouse cabaret singers-unite to bring audiences a "a one-two knockout punch" (Cabaret HotSpot). Called "a sumptuous feat of outrageousness" by BroadwayWorld, this show promises a parade of show stopping numbers and big over-the-top laughs.
AN EVENING WITH AMY HĀNAIALI'I
MAY 17, 2020
Six-time Grammy Award nominee and 18-time Nā Hōkū Hanohano award-winning artist Amy Hānaiali'i will perform an evening of jazz standards, as well as original pieces that will move audiences to laughter and tears. Known as "the Ambassador of Hawaiian Music," Amy will be joined by an all-star band for an unforgettable night of aloha!
AMOUR & AFTER: THE MUSIC OF Michel Legrand WITH Tedd Firth AT THE PIANO
MAY 19, 2020
"One of the most moving and even thrilling concerts I've ever seen." That was the verdict of the Wall Street Journal's critic on Melissa Errico's new show devoted to the music of Michel Legrand, Amour and After. The Broadway star lets her thrilling, silvery soprano enwrap legendary Legrand standards, including the most beloved hits from his famous movie musical "Yentl"-unleashing her 'inner Barbra Streisand" as the New York Times has raved. And then there's "Windmills of your Mind "and "What Are You Doing The Rest of Your Life"-she's even offering the premiere of the last song that Legrand ever composed with his favorite lyric writing team, Alan and Marilyn Bergman. Accompanied by the great jazz pianist Tedd Firth, Melissa brings more than just music to her show: it's filled with an insider's witty stories about Legrand and the world of show business as she takes us on a tour of her amazing life in music from Paris to New York to Hollywood and back again-from Cole Porter to Charles Trenet. No one who loves Paris, French style, Michel Legrand or just Broadway singing at its best could consider missing this show. Come and find out why the New York Times raved: "Blindingly glamorous....she delivers Broadway and movie songs with a whopping authority, taking a sumptuous ballad to the moon & back!"
A SALUTE TO ELLA: THE EARLY YEARS
MAY 20, 2020
Before she became the First Lady of Song, Ella Fitzgerald was a young girl with a dream and determination. Noted chanteuse and avid promoter of the great songs and performers of the early 20th century, Amanda King shares Ella's origins, inspiration and music in a swingin' evening of song and history celebrating the legend.
Michael Feinstein WITH SPECIAL GUEST Chris Mann
MAY 28-30, 2020
Two-time Emmy and five-time Grammy Award-nominated Michael Feinstein returns to Feinstein's at the Nikko with Spring Swing, an all-new show celebrating the season with an eclectic mix of classics from the Great American Songbook, as well as contemporary surprises. Feinstein will be joined on-stage by special guest Chris Mann, star of NBC's "The Voice" and The Phantom of the Opera.
JUNE 5-7, 2020
Storm Large: musician, actor, playwright, author, awesome. She shot to national prominence in 2006 as a finalist on the CBS show "Rock Star: Supernova," where despite having been eliminated in the week before the finale, Storm built a fan base that follows her around the world to this day.
JUNE 11, 2020
Fresh off sold-out performances in London, New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Washington D.C. and Ft. Lauderdale, comedian Tim Murray makes his Feinstein's at the Nikko debut this June. Growing up a closeted gay boy in middle-of-nowhere Ohio, Tim was constantly trying to be the cool girl in school, even at age 32. Throughout the evening he delves into the true story of being cat-fished on the internet by someone pretending to be Britney Spears when he was 11 and recounts stories of his current day job: teaching acting to child models. Known best for his acclaimed sketch comedy videos, which have reached over one million views on digital media, he was nominated in 2019 for a Queerty Award for "Best Sketch Comedy of the Year" - and placed 'runner-up' to Randy Rainbow. Don't miss this evening of heavy laughter at Feinstein's at the Nikko.
DIFFERENT DRUM...THE SONGS OF Linda Ronstadt
JUNE 12-13, 2020
Eleven-time MAC Award-winning vocalist Natalie Douglas returns to Feinstein's at the Nikko with Different Drum...The Songs of Linda Ronstadt. With the assistance of her all-star musicians, Natalie will salute the critically acclaimed and beloved singer, with a selection of songs from throughout her legendary career, including "Desperado," Try Me Again," "You're No Good," "Long, Long Time," "Blue Bayou," and, of course, "Different Drum."
FOR THE BOYS
JUNE 16-17, 2020
Two-time Grammy Award-winning Singer/songwriter and LGBTQ+ youth mentor Matt Alber returns to Feinstein's at The Hotel Nikko for two acoustic evenings of songs dedicated to the men of San Francisco (and their allies.)
Located within Hotel Nikko (222 Mason Street, San Francisco), Feinstein's at the Nikko is San Francisco's premier intimate nightclub presenting a wide range of entertainers-from Tony and Grammy Award-winning artists and Broadway's newest stars to jazz legends, R&B greats, and some of the Bay Area's most-beloved vocalists-all within an intimate 132-seat cabaret setting.