Coralville - "Kate Thompson and Josh Sazon will present “Misery, Heartbreak and Despair: A Valentine’s Celebration” at Mendoza Wine Bar, February 14, 2014, at 8pm.
This annual cabaret performance celebrates the darker side of the hearts and flowers holiday with a wide array of vocal performances by area musicians. From Johnny Cash to Judy Garland, the evening will feature songs of loss and heartbreak – perfect for the bitter single person or the couple with a sense of humor.
Thompson and Sazon are regular performers at Mendoza Wine Bar, whose piano and vocal arrangements include standards, jazz and musical theatre. Local actors John Muriello, Kristen Behrendt DeGrazia, Joe Mosher and Heather Lawler will join Thompson and Sazon for the evening, along with Laura Kastens on piano and a surprise guest.
Cover charge for the event is $3 at the door. Several prix fixe dinner options are also available featuring Mendoza’s legendary tapas. Advance reservations may be made by calling (319) 333-1291 or via www.mendozawinebar.com."
source: performer press release