Belladiva Presents: Blondes Have More Fun! at Crooners

Crooners Main Stage 6161 Hwy 65 NE, Minneapolis, MN, United States

Crooners Classics – every Wednesday at 5:30PM we will celebrate the beloved musical treasures of yesterday. Wednesday’s Crooners Classics Pop, 60s to Current “Blondes Have More Fun” is a dazzling musical showcase featuring iconic songs by legendary blonde singers like Madonna, Dolly Parton, Tammy Wynette, Adele, Stevie Nicks, Lady Gaga, Taylor Swift, Carrie Underwood, the Dixie Chicks and so much more! Experience a journey through timeless hits and powerful performances that celebrate the beauty and talent of blonde artists throughout history. Join us for an unforgettable evening of music, glamour, and entertainment that proves blondes truly do have more fun! Lisa Marie Peters, Vocals Lisa Pallen, Vocals Alyssa Cassada, Vocals Trevor Wiest, Guitar Kenyari Jackson, Drums Scott Mullenberg, Bass Taylor Hamilton, Keys Belladiva, a high-energy band that has been entertaining audiences throughout the country for over two decades, always brings a high energy performance including cutting edge choreography, electrifying vocals and dynamic band! They have captivated crowds throughout the years including performing for the NFL, opening for the late Joan Rivers, and toruing througouth the country. Sit back and enjoy their latest show concept, “Blondes Have More Fun!” www.belladivamusic.com

Joyann Parker: The Music of Patsy Cline

Crooners Main Stage 6161 Hwy 65 NE, Minneapolis, MN, United States

Dinner and cocktail seating and service begins one hour before showtime. Classic Country Music Legend Showcasing the most popular and best-loved of Patsy’s songs. Enjoy a nostalgic trip back in time as Joyann beautifully weaves the stories of Patsy’s life and career in and out of the music you know and love, including songs such as “Walking After Midnight,” “Sweet Dreams,” “Crazy” and more. Joyann Parker – vocals Mark Lamoine – guitar/vocals Tim Wick– piano Chris Bates – bass Bill Golden – drums/vocals Joyann Parker has been twice nominated for Tribute Act of the Year and Female Vocalist of the Year by the Midwest Country Music Association. “In her must-see tribute to Patsy Cline, with a stellar band, Joyann Parker summons the requisite sadness and richness.” — Jon Bream, Minneapolis Star-Tribune JoyannParker.com

Joe Pulice Salutes Buddy Rich at Crooners

Crooners Main Stage 6161 Hwy 65 NE, Minneapolis, MN, United States

Join us as we celebrate the swinging and timeless music of Buddy Rich. Dinner and drinks service starts 1 hour before showtime. Jazz, Big Band The Friday, July 26 and Saturday, July 27 Salute to Buddy Rich performances are sold out. Crooners has added two more performances on Saturday, September 21 at 5:00 and 8:00. Visit croonersmn.com for tickets! Joe Pulice salutes Buddy Rich with an all-star band of musicians from the Twin Cities. This performance will highlight the music that Buddy made famous throughout his illustrious career. Alto Saxophone – Brian Grivna, Dave Milne Tenor Saxophone – Pete Whitman, Mark Henderson Baritone Saxophone – Rich Manik Trumpets – Bob Hallgrimson, Jeff Gottwig, Steve Wagner, Doug Snapp Trombones – Pete Enblom, Dave Graf, Wade Clark Piano – Adi Yeshaya Electric Bass – Dave Mendenhall Drums – Joe Pulice Joe Pulice toured with Woody Herman and his Thundering Herd during Woody’s 50th Anniversary Tour in 1986. Joe won a Minnesota Jazz Music Award as a member of world-renowned drummer Eric Kamau Gravatt’s group “Kamanari”. During the 1990’s, Joe was a member of Jack McDuff’s New York based band, “The Heatin’ System.” Joe was the drummer in the JazzMN Orchestra for 20 years and is currently playing with the Adi Yeshaya Orchestra as he has for the past 30 years.

Joe Pulice Salutes Buddy Rich at Crooners

Crooners Main Stage 6161 Hwy 65 NE, Minneapolis, MN, United States

Join us as we celebrate the swinging and timeless music of Buddy Rich. Dinner and drinks service starts 1 hour before showtime. Jazz, Big Band The Friday, July 26 and Saturday, July 27 Salute to Buddy Rich performances are sold out. Crooners has added two more performances on Saturday, September 21 at 5:00 and 8:00. Visit croonersmn.com for tickets! Joe Pulice salutes Buddy Rich with an all-star band of musicians from the Twin Cities. This performance will highlight the music that Buddy made famous throughout his illustrious career. Alto Saxophone – Brian Grivna, Dave Milne Tenor Saxophone – Pete Whitman, Mark Henderson Baritone Saxophone – Rich Manik Trumpets – Bob Hallgrimson, Jeff Gottwig, Steve Wagner, Doug Snapp Trombones – Pete Enblom, Dave Graf, Wade Clark Piano – Adi Yeshaya Electric Bass – Dave Mendenhall Drums – Joe Pulice Joe Pulice toured with Woody Herman and his Thundering Herd during Woody’s 50th Anniversary Tour in 1986. Joe won a Minnesota Jazz Music Award as a member of world-renowned drummer Eric Kamau Gravatt’s group “Kamanari”. During the 1990’s, Joe was a member of Jack McDuff’s New York based band, “The Heatin’ System.” Joe was the drummer in the JazzMN Orchestra for 20 years and is currently playing with the Adi Yeshaya Orchestra as he has for the past 30 years.

The Shabby Road Orchestra performs the Best of the Beatles, 1966-1970

Crooners Main Stage 6161 Hwy 65 NE, Minneapolis, MN, United States

Dinner and cocktail seating and service begins 1 hour before showtimes. The Best of the Beatles, 1966-1970 Adam Levy, guitars, vocalsJohn Eller, guitars, vocalsJoe Carey, guitars, vocalsBrandon Sampson, guitars, vocalsTom Scott, keyboardsPaul Scott, keyboardsJohn Fields, bassKen Chastain, drums, vocalsDavid Foley, horns, woodwindsJohn Sievers, trombone Andy Nelson, woodwindsJacqueline Ultan, cello The Shabby Road Orchestra is a 12-piece Minneapolis ensemble dedicated to the faithful live recreation of the Beatles’ late-period recordings, note-for-note as heard on the band’s final five albums. The band formed in 2017, performing each of the band’s final five albums from start to finish on the 50th anniversary of their release. “We play the music the Beatles never performed, with jokes.”