Coast to Coast Fun with ANDY LoRUSSO, The Singing Chef!
On February 8th, Celebrity Chef Andy LoRusso headed to the first leg of his month-long tour. Stopping first in Schenectady, NY to do a fundraiser at the Proctors Theater for over 250 people, then hopping on a plane to Minnesota for two back-to-back Valentine’s Day shows at the Black Bear Casino. The weather may be cold and freezing, but the Italian love songs and food will be warm and wonderful!
Andy then flies to warm Daytona Beach Florida, where he will light up the town with the “Everything Italian Festival” at the Peabody Auditorium.
Then, The Singing Chef is back on the big bird heading home to Santa Barbara, CA for a few days rest, then down to San Diego to the big Harrah’s Casino Rincon for two more back-to-back VIP shows. Back in the air and across the country again, Andy performs a fundraising show at Marko Island Florida.
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THE SINGING CHEF – ANDY LoRUSSO – SELLS OUT A SUCCESSFUL FUNDRAISER
Andy LoRusso followed-up with us this week about a sold-out fundraiser he hosted. The onstage, cabaret dinner-show was for over 250 patrons of The Spencer Theater in Ruidoso, New Mexico on Saturday, August 20th. Andy said he was happy to serve as host for the gala fundraiser and he said the Theater met their fund-raising goals!
Andy said, “The local caterers who work with the Spencer Theater cooked all my recipes for this event and according to the patrons, they did an outstanding job. I agree! The meal was served family style at tables of ten. This type of interaction allowed everyone to get to know each other better and become like family.”
“During my show, I demonstrated preparation of three items from the menu while encouraging all to sing along with me. The words to the songs are shown on large screens on the stage along with beautiful images of Italy. We enjoyed singing songs like “Santa Lucia” for the Venice scenes, “Sorrento” for the Amalfi Coast scenes, and “La Donna e Mobile” for the La Scala Opera House images.”
Here’s a quote from one of the patrons at the show: “Andy, I want to let you know that I have attended hundreds of Spencer shows over the years and yours just became my favorite by far! The Spencer Theater is a very special place and you did it justice with your singing and fabulous food. Please let me know if you will be performing anywhere within driving distance in the future and I will be
sure to be there.” — Katie K.
Andy told us, “My next big show is for the Stanley Theater in Utica, NY on October 7th. So stay tuned for some more photos of Italian-style fun.”
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The Singing Chef Serves “A TASTE OF ITALY” to Over 250 Patrons of The Spencer Theater
We talked with the ever enthusiastic and always upbeat, Andy LoRusso this week about his upcoming fundraiser. He told us the onstage, cabaret dinner-show is a sold-out event!
The excitement is building at The Spencer Theater in Ruidoso, New Mexico for the debut of The Singing Chef, Andy LoRusso’s fundraiser at 6:00 on Saturday, August 20th, 2011.
Andy said he’s excited to perform the gala fundraiser for this wonderful theater. Author of the book, Sing and Cook Italian, Andy LoRusso makes cooking in the kitchen fun!
We will keep you posted on this special event in the hills of New Mexico and post some actions photos of The Singing Chef and some of his tantalizing Italian dishes that will be served, right on The Spencer Theater stage to over 250 patrons of the fundraiser.
Knowing Andy, we are sure they will be singing “That’s Amore” all the way home.
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Andy LoRusso – “The Singing Chef” – is a best-selling author and cooking icon, thanks to the success and ongoing popularity of his timeless book, Sing and Cook Italian, and his unique cooking cabaret shows. From an early age, Andy has had a combined intrinsic sense of both music and food. Growing up in New Jersey, he was extremely close with his large Sicilian family and recalls being in the kitchen as a child and watching his grandmother Grace cook. As soon as he was tall enough to reach the table, celebrity chef Andy LoRusso was cooking meals for himself.
At the age of 22, Andy LoRusso signed with Epic Records and recorded several popular jazz standards. He later moved to California where he studied with world renowned vocal coach, Giovanna d’Onofrio. Under Giovanna’s tutelage, Andy studied all of the arias and love songs of the great Italian composers. In 1991, Andy LoRusso stumbled upon a way to combine his passion for music and food by cooking his family’s best recipes to classic, beautiful love songs. Thus, “The Singing Chef” was officially born!
These days, “The Singing Chef” spends more time on the road than at home as a sought-after featured performer at state and county fairs, Italian festivals, home and garden shows, and related trade shows, as well as casinos and resorts around the world. In addition, for his more savory fans, Andy caters “Sing & Cook” lunch and dinner shows for a steady stream of tour groups at high-profile restaurants across the country. His talents have been showcased by numerous national and international media outlets including, The Food Network, Donny & Marie, and numerous local morning TV shows, among many others.
Despite the fact that celebrity chefAndy LoRusso has a penchant for authentic old-fashioned cuisine, he has managed to modernize his act by recently launching a new CD entitled, CookingCabaret: An International Cooking Musical. The musical will soon be making its theatrical debut at performing arts centers and theaters all over the United States and Canada. Andy LoRusso is also in the process of producing a TV pilot that will involve reuniting families of all types by creating original family recipes, and singing and cooking together.
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Andy LoRusso – “The Singing Chef” – is a best-selling author and cooking icon, thanks to the success and ongoing popularity of his timeless book, Sing and Cook Italian, and his unique cabaret cooking shows. From an early age, Andy has had a combined intrinsic sense of both music and food. Growing up in New Jersey, he was extremely close with his large Sicilian family and recalls being in the kitchen as a child and watching his grandmother Grace cook. As soon as he was tall enough to reach the table, Andy was cooking meals for himself.
These days, “The Singing Chef” spends more time on the road than at home as a sought-after featured performer at state and county fairs, Italian festivals, home & garden shows, and related trade shows, as well as casinos and resorts around the world. In addition, for his more savory fans, Andy caters “Sing & Cook” lunch and dinner shows for a steady stream of tour groups at high-profile restaurants across the country. His talents have been showcased by numerous national and international media outlets including, The Food Network, Donny & Marie, and numerous local morning TV shows, among many others.
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