By popular demand of its cabaret-loving audience, Allegheny RiverStone Center for the Arts is pleased to bring back to Foxburg one of the preeminent and most on-demand singers in the Pittsburgh jazz and cabaret scene, Judi Figel, backed by the superb musicians in her band – to create an unforgettable evening of cabaret singing and dance music in Lincoln Hall’s romantic nightclub environment on Saturday, June 15 at 7:30 PM.
At home in front of an eighteen piece band or at the piano herself, Judi’s singing is tasty, artistic, powerful and soulful. You will not want to miss this opportunity to hear Judi right here in the Allegheny River valley in a romantic, candle lit night of cabaret and dancing in Lincoln Hall.
Be sure to wear your dancing shoes for dancing at the back of Lincoln Hall. Glittering candlelight and cabaret table seating to enjoy these consummate artists make it the perfect “night out” to celebrate the Father’s Day weekend. Beer and Wine by donation. Special thanks to ARCA donors Barbara Bott and Robert Jennings for sponsoring the Judi Figel cabaret.
Tickets are Adults $25, Members $20, Students $5. Because of cabaret table seating, RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED. Seating is limited so be sure to reserve early. To reserve a table or tickets, call 724 659-3153 or buy online here.
Known for her extraordinary voice and musicianship, Judi Figel is a celebrated singer in the jazz scene and musical nightlife in the Pittsburgh area who takes her audiences on a ride from pop, country, the blues and jazz standards to musical theater and light rock. Judi’s glorious singing and her fun-loving personality will charm, soothe and rock your soul.
As has been said of Judi’s voice and vocal artistry, “WHAT A VOICE! This singer really has the pipes – and a beautiful heart to match!” Judi and the superb instrumentalists in her Trio – David Crisci on keyboards, Robbie Klein on sax and flute, and Nick Gimiliano on drums – will create an unforgettable evening of cabaret singing and dance music.
ABOUT THE ARTIST
Judi Figel is a celebrated singer in the jazz scene and musical nightlife in the Pittsburgh area. A dynamite singer and great pianist Judi performs a wide variety of music styles. Her repertoire includes pop, jazz, country, light rock, Broadway and standards. Her fun-loving personality along with strong vocals will surely captivate and delight!
Moving gracefully from performing as a solo singer/pianist to fronting an eighteen piece big band, Judi has performed with her “Judi Figel Duo/Trio” in countless public venues in the Pittsburgh area and performed for many years at private venues with the dance band “Starfire”. Judi has done pre-shows at the Post-Gazette Pavilion and the Chevrolet Amphitheater for Bobby Vinton, John Fogerty, John Cougar Mellencamp, Earth, Wind and Fire, Chicago and Steely Dan.
A featured vocalist with the Trinity Jazz Orchestra big band, Judi has performed at the Pittsburgh Three Rivers Regatta and the Byham Theater. Judi also has been a much sought after soloist for wedding ceremonies and receptions in and around the Pittsburgh area since 1980. Judi has recorded as a vocalist on several local artists’ albums and has done several commercial spots. Judi is currently in production on a solo CD project.
Originally from the West Mifflin area, Judi now resides in Monroeville. She earned a Bachelor of Music at Oberlin College as a piano major/voice minor specializing in Music Education and a Master of Music Education at Duquesne University. Judi is a retired music instructor from the Plum Borough School District.
Make your plans now for a night out with your sweetheart, serenaded by this consummate singing artist and her tasty jazz musicians. It will be a night you will long remember.
Tickets are Adults $25, Members $20, Students $5. Beverages are available by donation. Because of cabaret table seating, reservations are required. Seating is limited so be sure to reserve early. To reserve a table or tickets, call 724 659-3153 or buy online here.