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Welcome to Summer!
We are Standardizing our Open Mic Nights to the 1st Thursday of the Month and our Big Broadway Sing-Along to the Last Thursday of the Month.
Tuesdays through Friday from 5 - 7pm.
Let go of the stress of your day with 1/2 Priced Small Plate Happy Hour and a mixed drink from the bar; 25% off Wines by the Bottle on Tuesday, $4 Draught Beer Wednesday, $5 Martini Thursdays and 1/2 Priced Well Drink Fridays. Add live music from the Baby Grand on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday for a relaxing afterwork experience!
As a show of support for the arts in Indianapolis, show us your evenings Theatre Ticket for 20% off your Entree selection!
Julie Tuesdays – Live Music from 7-10pm with Julie Houston and Zach Lapidus!
Christopher Wednesdays – Live Music from 5-9pm with Christopher Parrish!
Gourmet Pizza Wednesdays!
Chef Joseph prepares unique 7" Pizzas for your selection. Pair that with one of our $4 Draught selections for a bargain that doesn't require a degree!
Thursday, July 31 – Big Broadway Sing-along with Sean Baker, the Music Maker and John Phillips, your Host with the Most!
Join us for Chef Joseph’s Big Broadway Sing-Along “The Love Songs”. We will provide the words in Chef Joseph’s Big Broadway Hymnal (and some Pop too), Sean’s got the Baby Grand and John will coach you along. Sing-along if you like, or just enjoy our fine Food & Spirits!
Friday, August 1 - Jeanne Logan Performing!
Logan enjoys sharing a wide variety of vocal performance stylings with all kinds of audiences. A Butler/Jordan College of Music grad, she's entertained throughout the country and many other parts of the world. For over a decade, she graced NYC's theatre and cabaret stages before embarking on a nation-wide "top 40" and Show Band tour that introduced her to new destinations including Las Vegas, Atlantic City and Holland-America Cruise Lines.
Date Night, Saturday, August 2 – Sally Kathary Returns!
Some people are born to sing and Sally Kathary is one of those lucky people. Blessed with a sultry contralto voice that lends itself beautifully to the genre of the Great American Songbook. Sit back, relax and enjoy being transported back in time to the era of the glamorous supper club.
Wednesday, August 6 - Special appearance by Brenda Williams!
She has been spotlighted by the Indianapolis Woman Magazine for their Local Female Musician Choice Award, recognized by the Indianapolis Star as one of the Top People To Watch, and Second Runner-Up to the Mrs. America Title.
Thursday, August 7 – Open Mic Night!
Sean Baker, the Music Maker is your personal pianist on the Baby Grand! Bring your sheet music and enjoy the adoration of the fans that you so richly deserve. With a full bar for liquid courage, it's all covered. The bar opens at 5pm with Open Mic beginning at 7pm.
Friday, August 8, 2014 – D.A. Young Returns!
After a long hiatus, D.A. Young returns! A veteran Indy studio vocalist, entertainer and and songwriter (member A.S.C.A.P), Daniel "D.A." Young has worked his way up as a jazz/standards singer, studying and mastering over eighty American songbook Standards. With local piano legend Ken Fary, D.A. released his first CD of standards, "A Place to Dream" (Dreamwalker Media 2007). He has performed at the Jazz Kitchen, the Chatterbox, the Indianapolis Museum of Art, the Indiana Historical Society, the Convention Center, Scottish Rite Cathedral, the Marott, the Palomino Ballroom, Eddie Merlot’s, Brix Wine Bar, Deano's Vino, Center Stage Café and other Central Indiana venues.
Date Night, Saturday, August 9, 2014 – Kellie Welborn Farewell Concert!
Kellie is taking her show on the road. In this Farewell Concert, Kellie sings all her favorites for her favorite people. Join us for this not to be missed command performance!
Thursday, August 14 – Roger Schmelzer Performing!
One of our most popular entertainers, Indianapolis native Roger Schmelzer brings a crisp, fresh sound to neglected pop classics and underperformed cabaret gems. His debut CD, "About Now" was described by WFYI-FM as "Chock-full of the sorts of clever lyrics and lush arrangements that characterize songs for intimate settings from the last century to today." About Now has received airplay throughout the United States as well as on radio stations in Australia, New Zealand and the Netherlands.
Friday, August 15 - DINNER BLACKOUT!
We are pleased to welcome the Hall & Stallings party as they celebrate their Rehearsal Dinner. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 317.600.3577 to plan your own Private Dining Event!
Date Night, Saturday, August 16 – Toni Tolliver Performing!
A veteran of the stage, Toni Tolliver has been performing for over 20 years. She began her career at the Indiana University School of Music, starring in several main-stage musical theatre productions, and has performed at both The Kennedy Center and Carnegie Hall. However, it was her tenure with IU's Singing Hoosiers, where she consequently met Sean Baker that truly began the expansion of her repertoire. She has continued to perform with Mr. Baker through the years, most recently as the Lead Female Vocalist with Indianapolis' own Four Sexes. From Jazz and R&B to Rock, Broadway, and Country, Ms. Tolliver changes styles as effortlessly as one changes clothes, and is a true "Connoisseur" of American Popular Music!
Thursday, August 21 – Knapsack Wines with Neil Charles “A Taste of Europe”
People are making our Wine Pairing Dinners a habit! This dinner is prebooked with 50 reservations which means, only a few seats remain! See the full menu here. The cost is a mere $65 per person, including tax and gratuity.
Reservations are required as these popular events sell out quickly! Reservations are available by calling 317.600.3577.
Friday, August 22 - DINNER BLACKOUT!
We are pleased to welcome the Luethi & Velotta party as they celebrate their Rehearsal Dinner.
Contact email@example.com or call 317.600.3577 to plan your own Private Dining Event!
Date Night, Saturday, August 23 – Nancy Moore Performing!
Get off your Mass and Upgrade to Downtown! There is no better evening than one featuring live cabaret with the sultry Nancy Moore and Sean Baker, the Music Maker. These two plus Chef Joseph’s equals perfection!
Wednesday, August 27 – Big Broadway Sing-along with Sean Baker, the Music Maker and John Phillips, your Host with the Most!
Join us for Chef Joseph’s Big Broadway Sing-Along. We will provide the words in Chef Joseph’s Big Broadway Hymnal (and some Pop too), Sean’s got the Baby Grand and John will coach you along. Sing-along if you like, or just enjoy our fine Food & Spirits!
Thursday, August 28 - DINNER BLACKOUT!
We are pleased to welcome the Ehret party as they celebrate their Rehearsal Dinner.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 317.600.3577 to plan your own Private Dining Event!
Friday, August 29 – Cozette Myers Performing!
Cozette has been the lead singer in several bands from her college years to the present, including one for 30 years; She has traveled as part of a group or a back-up singer on gospel tours for over 3 decades; and she has sung on literally thousands of records, CDs and jingles for nearly 40 years. Some of her favorite songs to sing, however, have always been those written here at home: Cole Porter and Hoagy Carmichael.
Date Night, Saturday, August 30 – The Nexus Jazz Trio Performing!
Nexus has been a mainstay on the Indy/Geist music scene for over a decade. The versatile band performs originals and covers, contemporary and standards. They’re excited to announce their newest member, Indianapolis Jazz Foundation Hall of Fame bassist Joe Deal. Mark Timko and Tom Dimartino round out the trio for a rich, unique sound.
*****Upcoming Important Dinner Dates*****
As with entertainment, these dates and themes are subject to change.
August 5th- Collector's Dinner with Evan Arnesan, Maison, Marques & Domaine
August 21st-Knapsack Imports with Neil Charles
September 18th-Glazer's Distributors with Sue Kimeciak
October 16th-RNDC with Allison Hendricks
November 4th-Collector's Dinner, Knap Sack Imports with Neil Charles
November 13th-Carrol Company with Molly Meeker
December 31st-New Year's Eve Bash!!!! with Todd Rainer of Freemarket Imports