Luna Lounge in Bucerias has saved some of its best dinner/shows for the month of March. Last week, North Shore audiences were treated to two, fine performances.
On Thursday night, Dave LaFame, brought the glamour, excitement and sizzle of English, heart throb, Tom Jones to the Luna Lounge stage. In This is Tom Jones, Dave charmingly portrayed one of entertainment’s biggest musical stars! Dave stayed in character as Tom Jones throughout his performance and we enjoyed his great stories and songs like, “The Green Green Grass of Home,” “What’s New Pussy Cat?”and “Love is Like Candy on a Shelf.” With superb vocals, an authentic English accent, an unbuttoned shirt with flashy jewelry, a curly head of hair and a sexy, teasing style, Dave was convincing as the alluring Tom Jones.
On Friday night, Frank Rondell performed songs from his show, RAY – A tribute to Ray Charles. Portraying one of the greatest entertainers of the 20th century, Frank not only sang like Ray Charles, but exemplified him in every way with the look, movement and the voice!
During the first half of the show, we heard many Ray Charles’ classics like, “Let the Good Times Roll,” “I’m Busted,” “The Mess Around,” “Unchain My Heart,” “Hit the Road Jack,” “I Can’t Stop Loving You,” “Rock Me Baby,” “Georgia” and “I’ve Got A Woman.” Dave LaFame as Tom Jones joined him and added his talents to the evening’s entertainment.
After an intermission, Annette Lafond took the stage and performed songs from her tribute show, Shania Live. She began with, “I Feel Like A Woman” and sang many other Shania favorites, like ” Honey I’m Home,” “Gone and Done It,” “Still the One,” “Whose Bed Have Your Boots Been Under?” and “That Don’t Impress Me Much,” just to name a few. One of the best moments of the show was when Annette and her husband, Richard, together sang , “From This Moment.” Their incredible duet moved us all!
This was another wonderful performance by the multi-talented, Annette Lafond, as ‘Shania Twain.’
Coming up tonight at Lounge Lounge will be the highly acclaimed show, Rocky Mountain High, The Music of John Denver, featuring Paul Aleman and Renee Armand. This extraordinary, LIVE, performance is scheduled for 1 NIGHT ONLY on Friday, March 18th, 2016. The show has been a hit worldwide and features two incredible voices with guitar accompaniment.
Paul and Renee (a John Denver band member who performed with John for 6 years and who appeared on the DVD “Thank God I’m A Country Boy” and “Rocky Mountain High”) together present the incredible music and wonderful background stories of John Denver. You’ll hear songs like, “Rocky Mountain High,” “Annie’s Song,” “Leaving on a Jet Plane,” “Back Home Again,” and many many more of John Denver’s hit songs.
Renee also sang the Academy Award winning song “The Morning After” from the movie The Poseidon Adventure and wrote the song “One Day In Your Life” recorded by Michael Jackson.
As an ALL LIVE tribute, this show provides a musical performance of the highest quality. I LOVE this show and recommend it as one of the BEST! Rediscover the beautiful and heartfelt music of legendary songwriter/musician, John Denver!
On Thursday and Friday, March 24th and 25th, Luna Lounge introduces Soul Man, a Blues Brothers tribute show. Canadian brothers, Chris & Geoff Dahl, bring the craziness of The Blues Brothers back to the stage with their exciting tribute to the lovable Chicago delinquents, Jake and Elwood Blues.
Thes “men in black” dance and jump around, belting out the best rockin’ blues you’ve ever heard, on their “mission from God”. You’ll clap, sing and laugh till you cry at this action packed show!
Chris and Geoff have spent the last 10 years touring throughout Canada, the U.S., Europe and the Middle East spreading “the Gospel according to Jake and Elwood”. Everyone knows the Blues Brothers and everyone loves these great Canadian “Soul Men”!
Luna Lounge ends its season of entertainment with a very special show! On Thursday and Friday, March 31st and April 1st, presents, Truly Tina, a tribute to iconic musical star, Tina Turner. This show will finish up the incredible, blockbuster series of dinner/shows that have thrilled North Shore audiences this season.
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Truly Tina is performed by Samira, who provides full on energy, sweat and a powerful voice that will have you standing and dancing in the aisles. You’ll swear it’s Tina Turner. And when you see those unmistakable legs and muscular body, you’ll know it can only be “Truly Tina.” With the big hair and all the energy of the 70s and 80s along with those wild and provocative costumes, Truly Tina is sure to please! You’ll hear Tina Turner hit songs like “Proud Mary” and “Private Dancer,” just to name a few. The stage will come alive with electricity as Samira brings Truly Tina to the Luna Lounge.
Samira travels the world as one of the TOP “Tina Turner” tribute Impersonators in the look-a-like industry. In fact, Samira was invited to perform in Tina Turner’s former high school for the official opening of her musuem. Don’t miss Las Vegas veteran and world class entertainer, Samira in Truly Tina, as Luna Lounge closes out its season.
Come out and enjoy the fantastic food and first class entertainment at Luna Lounge. Every Monday in March is 2 X 1 Rib Night with The New Coyote Band. And on Tuesday and Wednesday nights, The Crazy Bitches dinner show continues all month. Don’t miss out on some of the best entertainment of the season throughout March. For tickets or more information about the dinner/shows and Luna Lounge’s weekly schedule of events go to: www.lunaloungebucerias.com.