UPRIGHT CABARET SERIES-Then join us on the first Sunday night of each of our mainstage productions as UPRIGHT CABARET, the pre-eminent Los Angeles hot spot for the next generation of world-class entertainers, brings its unique brand of cabaret entertainment to La Mirada! With celebrities in attendance, Upright Cabaret has become a hip and contemporary social swirl of young Broadway and Hollywood, performing with a level of excellence, authenticity and intimacy that brings the crowds back time after time. Upright Cabaret boasts one of the most extensive and diverse rosters of talent in the country. Broadway divas, talented troubadours, cabaret legends, Hollywood notables, pop sensations and many future sensations have all found their way to the Upright stage. Upright Alumni include Adam Lambert ("American Idol"), Alan Cumming (Tony Award winner), Neil Patrick Harris ("How I Met Your Mother"), Paula Cole (Grammy Award winner), Hunter Parish ("Weeds") and Lea Salonga (Tony Award winner). Upright is taking their brand of new generation cabaret to La Mirada with the 'American Icons Series'. Four rising stars of stage and screen will pay homage to musical idols like Stevie Wonder, Dolly Parton and Joni Mitchell in a Cabaret Lounge created in the La Mirada Theatre lobby. Their soulful interpretations of American classics will change the way you think about cabaret. *Actual performers will be announced 3 weeks before show date.
THE FIRST SEASON'S SHOWS INCLUDE:
CITY OF ANGELS • November 8, 2009 • 8PM-Music of Joni Mitchell, Doris Day and Brian Wilson, NEW YORK STATE OF MIND February 7, 2010 • Music of Robert Goulet, Billie Holliday and Bob Dylan, MOTOR CITY • April 18, 2010 • 8PM• Music of Aretha Franklin, Stevie Wonder and Michael Jackson, THE MIGHTY MISISSIPPI • June 6, 2010 • 8PM, Music of Louis Armstrong, Elvis Presley and Prince, and COUNTRY ROADS • July 11, 2010 • 8PM, Music of Dolly Parton, Willie Nelson and Johnny Cash,
Ticket prices for UPRIGHT CABARET Single Shows $45 / $30; Series Price $190 / $125. Ticket prices for ONSTAGE - FLOYD COLLINS are $45 / $40. FLOYD COLLINS will perform Fri, July 9, 2010 through Sunday, July 18, 2010. Tickets to these extraordinary shows are now available by calling the Box Office at 562-944-9801 or 714-994-6310 or online at www.lamiradatheatre.com.
LA MIRADA THEATRE FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS is located at 14900 La Mirada Boulevard in La Mirada, near the intersection of Rosecrans Avenue where the 91 and 5 freeways meet. Parking is free.