Date and Time
Wednesday, February 13th, 2013 at 7:00pm
Stacey Kent 7:00 $40 9:00 $25 Sublime Jazz VocalsSpecial Valentine’s Day Dinner: Feb 14, 6:00 6 Courses, $65 (will be charged night of show) Includes opening act at 6:00, with Stacey Kent at 7:00. Please call the Box Office at 612-332-5299 to place your dinner selection (omnivore or vegetarian) Menu details coming soon!If you are not interested in the dinner package, tickets are available for the 9:30 cocktail show or either show on Feb 13th. VALENTINES DAY!Hearts, chocolates, flowers and candy — Valentine’s Day is around the corner! Don’t let it catch you off guard! Get your reservations today at the Dakota! As always we will have booked a wonderful show, Stacey Kent, an American-born French singer who now boasts of 8-best-selling albums. One of the foremost jazz-singers, Kent’s French-cafe-style music is as romantic as a bottle of wine under the Eiffel Tower.Valentines Day Menu – $65 per person, charged on your tab at table Valentine’s nightdinner service to begin promptly at 6:00:1st Course – Pacific Oysters with jasmine rice emulsion and grapefruit mignonette2nd Course – Lobster Salad with avocado and heart of palm3rd Course – Pork Belly with salsify, lentils, and beet4th Course – Sea Urchin Pasta with bay scallop, rock shrimp, sea beans and taleggio cheese5th Course – Beef Tenderloin with black trumpet mushrooms, cauliflower butter and asparagusDessert – Chocolate Passion Fruit Torte with banana dulce de leche, blood orange and pink peppercorn waferDinner with the 7:00 pm show will be begin promptly at 6p.m. The 9:30 set on the 14th will have a limited a la carte menu available for purchase The Dakota’s normal dinner menu will be available for purchase both sets on Wednesday the 13th Call the Dakota today, or go click the “buy ticket” link above to purchase ticketsstaceykent.comfacebook.com/staceykentThe acclaimed Grammy-nominated singer, Stacey Kent, sings from the soul. She tells us her stories with her faultless phrasing and a lucid, enchanting voice.New Jersey born but now living in Colorado, Stacey is currently on a worldwide tour, marking the release of her third album on Blue Note/EMI, ‘Dreamer in Concert.’ Her new album is also her first ever live album and captures Stacey’s magical onstage persona. ‘Dreamer in Concert’ follows the platinum selling, Grammy-nominated ‘Breakfast on the Morning Tram’ (2007) and her all-French album, ‘Raconte-moi’ (2009).Stacey’s band features Jim Tomlinson (sax). Together, their album, ‘The Lyric,’ was awarded Best Album at the 2006 BBC Jazz Awards and Best Vocal Album in the 2007 Ronnie Scott’s Awards. Jim’s songwriting partnership with famed novelist, Kazuo Ishiguro, has formed a central plank in Stacey’s recent albums, which, alongside the Great American Songbook, gives Stacey’s repertoire a uniquely broad and fresh sound.For Stacey, whose international touring schedule keeps her on the road for most of the year, her appearance at The Dakota is an event which is not to be missed. For those of you looking for something special to do for Valentine’s Day, you can be assured of romance and love songs!