By popular demand of its cabaret-loving audience, Allegheny RiverStone Center for the Arts is pleased to feature the thrilling vocal artistry of 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 in the intimate environment of Lincoln Hall on Saturday, June 12, 2021 at 7:30 PM. ARCA is grateful to Linda and Bradley for their generous and enthusiastic sponsorship of Judi’s return to the Foxburg!
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 intimate acoustics of Lincoln Hall.
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 – the perfect “night out” with your sweetheart!
As has been said of Judi’s singing 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 Tod Treganowan on drums – will create an unforgettable evening of cabaret singing and dance music.
Compliant with Pennsylvania COVID Guidelines
ARCA is reopening after the recent November-December COVID-19 shutdown in compliance with Pennsylvania COVID Guidelines. Please refrain from attending if you are ill. Temperatures will be taken before entry. Masks are required for entrance and to be worn inside. Hand sanitizer will be available.
Seating is socially distanced to 50% occupancy – a total of 55 tickets. Because seating is limited, reservations are recommended: 724-659-3153. Reservations for reserved seats in hall quadrants will be taken by phone. If socially distanced reservations have filled the 50% quota, tickets will not be available at the door.
Families and groups will be seated together. Walk-ins are welcome only if socially distanced seating remains – cash or check at the door. Tickets may be purchased online here. Tickets are Adults $25, Members $20, Students $5. Call to Reserve at 724-659-3153 and pay by cash or check at the door.
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. To reserve tickets, call 724 659-3153 or buy online here.