Directed by Lina Koutrakos

Directed by Lina Koutrakos

Jersey Girl

JERSEY GIRL is a musical celebration of songs that were written, performed and even arranged by some of the great artists who were all from New Jersey. Selections include legends from Frank Sinatra to Dionne Warwick, Bruce Springsteen to Count Basie and many more. Musical Director Rick Jensen has created brilliant and inventive arrangements that showcase the many genres and styles of music. From Pop to Jazz to folk.  

Lisa is a 2018 Bistro Award Winner as Outstanding Vocalist for her work on Jersey Girl. Her show was nominated for a 2017 Broadway World Award for Best Show and she is a 2 time MAC Award Nominee.  She was acknowledged for not only her impressive vocal ability, but for the subtlety of her interpretations and her ability to handle a diversity of musical genres with natural ease

 

 
 
A beautifully structured and well thought out show with a variety of great tunes, sung by a radiant performer
 
 

Set / SONG LIST

Luck Be A Lady : music & lyrics: Frank Loesser  /  performed: Frank Sinatra (Hoboken)

I Wanna Dance With Somebody : music & lyrics: Shannon Rubicam, George Merrill / performed: Whitney Houston (Newark)

Poetry Man : music & lyrics: Phoebe Snow /  (Teaneck)

Fallin': music & lyrics: Neil Sedaka, Howard Greenfield / performed: Connie Francis (Newark)

4th of July, Asbury Park (Sandy): music & lyrics: Bruce Springsteen / (Freehold)

You Turned The Tables on Me: music & lyrics: Louis Alter, Sidney D. Mitchell / recorded/performed: Sarah Vaughn (Newark) / arrangements: Count Bassie (Red Bank)

You Go To My Head: music & lyrics: J. Fred Coots / arrangements: Nelson Riddle (Oradell)

Crocodile Song: music & lyrics: Janis Ian (East Orange)

This Shirt: music & lyrics: Mary Chapin Carpenter (Princeton)

When We Were Beautiful:music & lyrics: Jon Bon Jovi, Billy Falcon, Richie Sambora (Perth Amboy)

One Less Bell: music & lyrics: Burt Bacharach / performed: Dionne Warwick (East Orange)

America: music & lyrics: Paul Simon (Newark)

Summer Wind: music & lyrics: Heinz Meier, Henry Mayer / performed: Frank Sinatra (Hoboken)

Jersey Girl: music & lyrics: Tom Waits / performed: Bruce Springsteen (Freehold)

Can't Take My Eyes Off Of You: music & lyrics: Frankie Valli, Bob Gaudio (Newark)

 

 
insightful interpreter of song.. she brings incredible depth to her renditions.. impressive voice