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Nicolas King & Jennifer Grimm: Swinging the Songbook

Aug 4 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

$30.00 - $40.00
Dinner and cocktail seating and service begins 75 minutes before showtimes.

Swinging the Songbook

New York’s Award-Winning Vocalist Nicolas King is joining Minneapolis Chanteuse Jennifer Grimm and a Quartet of Legendary Twin Cities Jazz Musicians for a Fresh Night of Swinging Standards and Musical Nostalgia.

Nicolas King vocals

Jennifer Grimm vocals

Nicolas King has been performing since age 4. He was seen first on Broadway in ‘Beauty & The Beast’, then in ‘A Thousand Clowns’ opposite Tom Selleck, and ‘Hollywood Arms’ directed by Hal Prince, all before age 12. Other credits include 8 consecutive annual performances on The Jerry Lewis MDA Telethon, Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, ‘The View’, ‘Today’ show, ‘Liza & David’, ‘Sally Jesse Raphael’ and twice on ‘The Tonight Show’ with Jay Leno. Other career highlights include originating the role of “Oscar” on Discovery Kids’ “Kenny The Shark”, as well as over two dozen national Television commercials. His ‘Oscar Mayer Lunchables’ commercial went international, and won the Golden Marble Award in 1998. Nicolas went on the road with his mentor Liza Minnelli to perform as her opening act from 2002-2012. The Mabel Mercer Foundation awarded Nicolas their coveted ‘Julie Wilson Award’ at the 2010 Cabaret Convention at Lincoln Center. He’s the recipient of the 1995 Talent America Award, 2012 BISTRO Award for Outstanding Performer of the Year, 2015 AMG Heritage Award for Artist of the Year, the winner of the 2019 Legends Award, as well as receiving a Grammy consideration for his latest album, “On Another Note” with jazz great Mike Renzi (available now on CDbaby, Apple iTunes and other music retailers.)

Jennifer Grimm is an American singer and songwriter with jazz sensibilities. Born in Minnesota to a vaudeville family, she brings command and charisma to the stage as only a lifelong entertainer can. Some of Jennifer’s credits include performing at Carnegie Hall; Johnny Mercer Songbook Series at the Ordway; Steerage Song at the Fitzgerald Theater; earning the #2 spot on Aruba’s year-end top 100 countdown; performing in New York City with shining press in The Village Voice; opening up for Oleta Adams at the St. Vincent Blues Festival; performing on Garrison Keillor’s (creator of A Prairie Home Companion) Rhubarb Show; sharing performance events with Huey Lewis and The News, Michael Buble, and Martina McBride; starring in the Ordway’s production of My Way, A Musical Tribute to Frank Sinatra; being the voice of the World Figure Skating Champions Tour theme song; and singing as a featured artist on many albums including Gene Adams’ Jazz Anthology, Power of 10, The Minnesota Boychoir, Century Big Band, New York’s Jonathan Rayson, Norah Long, Theater Latte Da, Girl Singers of the Hit Parade, Mark Croft, Tim Patrick and the Blue Eyes Band, Gourmet Jazz and LA’s Holly Long.

JenniferGrimm.com

Details

Date:
Aug 4
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Cost:
$30.00 - $40.00
Tickets Here:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/nicolas-king-jennifer-grimm-swinging-the-songbook-tickets-937989982287

Venue

The Belvedere at Crooners
6161 Highway 65 NE
Minneapolis, MN 55448 United States

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