After a highly successful debut of her brand new show Jersey Girl this past June, Lisa Yaeger has added two performances at Don’t Tell Mama, 343 West 46 Street (Manhattan’s Restaurant Row). Wednesday, October 4 at 7 PM and Saturday, November 11 at 8 PM is a musical celebration of Lisa’s home state with songs written, performed, and even arranged by some of the greats who all grew up in NJ.
Those people include the legendary Frank Sinatra, Janis Ian, Bruce Springsteen, Nelson Riddle and many more. Directed by Lina Koutrakos, music direction by Rick Jensen, with Sean Harkness on guitar and Sean Conly on bass. Reservations can be made by calling Don’t Tell Mama at 212-757-0788 or at www.donttellmamanyc.com.
“A beautifully structured and well-thought-out show, with a variety of great tunes, sung by a radiant performer.”
Sherry Eaker, producer, Bistro Awards
“Yaeger seems at peace, at ease, owning stage, diverse material and patter”
Rob Lester, Cabaret Scenes Magazine
Lisa is a 2014 MAC Award nominee for her debut show It Must Have Been Love. Two years ago she was voted first runner-up in the inaugural season of Mama’s Next Big Act!, the singing contest at Don’t Tell Mama. In cabaret, she has been seen regularly at The Metropolitan Room, The Laurie Beechman Theatre, 54 Below, Don’t Tell Mama and Pangea. She has toured nationally and performed various roles regionally. Her voice can be heard on PBS Kids and she has been featured on The Broadway Carols for a Cure CD.