A Spring Fundraiser for LAMB'S

 

WINE, WOMEN & SONG!

 

Monday, May 8 

The Wine Vault & Bistro

3731 India St, San Diego

 

Delicious food, terrific wines, five of San Diego's best female vocalists in one delightful and relaxed evening to raise funds for your favorite non-profit theatre company!


5:45 - 6:30 Adult beverages (or not) & appetizers with performers and members of the LAMB'S Company & Board 

 

6:30pm Service at tables begins - 5 delicious small plate courses with terrific paired wines.

See menu below

  

Join us at WINE VAULT & BISTRO, one of our favorite places and one of EATER San Diego's "38 Essential Restaurants," for a fun evening with good friends. 

 

We are honored that owner Mary Gluck, wanted to do something special to support LAMB’S this year. Their executive chef, the brilliant Gregory Chavez, is putting together a delicious selection of small plates that will be perfectly paired by Chris Cluck with some memorable wines. Producing Artistic Director, Robert Smyth will introduce each of the wines to you.

 

Throughout the evening five of the region’s best female vocalists – Joy Yandel Hricko, Megan Carmitchel, Deborah Gilmour Smyth, Caitie Grady & Kiana Bell (did you catch that great article on her in the U-T a couple of Sundays back?) will sing, along with the brilliant Scott Lacy on piano.

 

LAMB'S Associate Artist, David Humphrey, will also be auctioning off some very fun “Memorable Experience” packages, including get-aways and special food events with some of your favorite performers.

 

Ages 21 and above only. Nice Casual Attire. 

 

All inclusive ticket price $250

($200 of which is tax deductable, and goes directly to support the work of LAMB'S)

 

Purchase tickets online using the tab above,

or by calling the LAMB'S Box Office - 619.437.6000 (Tue - Sat noon to 5)

 

The amazing menu:

Tray Passed Appetizers to Start

Bubbly, Beer + Moscow or Kentucky Mules available at the bar.

 

 Salmorejo | Crispy Jamón | Sauce Bribiche

2016 Bodagas Borsao Rosé

(Spain) 100% Grenache. Winemaker's Notes: Red luminescent color with warm glows. Has a strong aroma of berries and sweets. Very young and fresh in the mouth, well balanced with its acidity, rich in floral nuances and spices. (5 oz pour)

  

Seared Sea Scallops

Thai Coconut Red Curry | Sticky Jasmine Rice

2013 Westerly "Fletcher's" White Blend

 (Happy Canyon of Santa Barbara) Winemaker's Notes: 38% Sauvignon Blanc, 24% Semillon, 22% Roussanne + 16% Viognier. Nose of ripe stone fruits and grilled baguette. Rich and bold with notes of star fruit and quince on the palate as well as the classic nutty and waxy characteristics commonly found in Rhône whites. Unctuous and stylistically unique, it will drink well over the next 8-10 years.  (3 oz. pour)

 

Wild Mushroom Stuffed Chicken Thigh

Stewed Shelling Beans | Thyme Pan Jus

2015 J Vineyards Pinot Noir

(California) Winemaker's Notes: Aromatic notes of exotic spice, cherry preserves and black tea. The palate is plush, jammy and ripe with flavors of spicy black pepper, cola and plum. Enjoy this wine with roasted leg of lamb with a balsamic-fig reduction or cranberry-glazed roast turkey breast with creamy mushroom risotto. (5 oz. pour)

 

Black Pepper Crusted Skirt Steak | Charred Rapini

Crushed Marble Potatoes | Red Wine Demi Glacé

2014 Ridge "Three Valleys" Red Blend

(Sonoma) Winemaker's Notes: 65% Zinfandel, 17% Petite Syrah,14% Carignane + 4% Grenache. Full garnet color. Fresh raspberry and blueberry fruits, clay mineral, exotic oak spice. Rich entry with bramble fruit, chewy tannins, creamy/sweet oak, and a moderately long finish. (3 oz. pour)

  

Pecan Pie Bread Pudding | Bourbon Anglaise | Pie Crust Crumble

NV Yalumba Antique Tawny 

(Australia) Winemaker's Notes: This outstanding old dessert wine is deep tawny in color, with an aroma featuring caramel, dried fruits, and spices with elegant brandy spirits and hints of wood aged rancio. Richly flavored palate with chocolate, caramel and fine spirit characters and a persistent aftertaste of dried fruits and nutty nuts. The texture is sweet and smooth with roundness from the wood maturation and brandy spirits filling out the middle palate and providing the firm, drying finish. (2 oz. pour) 

Kiana Bell
Kiana has appeared in American Rhythm and An American Christmas with Lamb's Players Theatre. She has recently performed the roles of Cleo (The Most Happy Fella), Heavenly Friend (Carousel), and Sarah's Friend (Ragtime) as well as the operatic roles of Daphnis (Daphnis et Chloé), Cendrillon (Cendrillon), and Dinah (Trouble in Tahiti). Kiana has received prizes and recognition from the La Jolla Symphony and Chorus Young Artists Competition, the National Association of Teachers of Singing, and the Metropolitan Opera National Council. Kiana recently received her Bachelors degree in Music from Point Loma Nazarene University and is currently an apprentice in San Diego Opera's newly developed university partnership, Opera Exposed!

Megan Carmitchel
Megan has been seen previously at Lamb's as Dorothy in Oz!, as well as in You Can't Take it a With You, Quilters, and Fiddler on the Roof. Other recent credits include: The Last Goodbye and Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas! (The Old Globe), Weatherman (reading; La Jolla Playhouse), The Who's Tommy (San Diego Repertory Theatre), A New Brain and Pippin (Diversionary Theatre), South Pacific and Stepping Out (Welk Resort Theatre). Megan also music directs at LEGOLAND, CA. She attended San Francisco State University where she studied vocal performance and acting.

Deborah Gilmour Smyth
Associate Artistic Director and director of Patron Services, Deborah has been a member of the Lamb’s resident ensemble since 1979 . Originally from the East Coast, she has lived all over the United States and went to school at San Francisco State University where she studied music and theatre. One of San Diego’s most active performers with over 200 productions to her credit, she is a six-time recipient of the San Diego Theatre Critics’ Circle’s Craig Noel Award including Outstanding Lead Performance in a Play for Lamb’s 2013 production of Wit and Outstanding Female Performance in a Musical for her performance as Mother in Ragtime at Starlight Musical Theatre, for her role of Margaret Johnson in The Light in the Piazza at Lamb’s Players, and for her role of Mrs. Lovett at Cygnet Theatre. She has been honored with Backstage West and numerous Patte awards for performance, original music, sound design. At Lamb’s Players Deborah has performed in over 160 productions, directed over 70 productions, sound designed, written original music, or musically directed over 80 productions. Deborah enjoys the opportunity to be involved in an amazing ensemble that is the Lamb’s Players family. Deborah and her husband, Producing Artistic Director Robert Smyth, make their home in Coronado.

Caitie Grady
Caitie is a staff member at Lamb's Players, and has performed in over 25 Lamb's productions since 2010. LPT favorites include Equivocation, Twelfth Night, Fiddler on the Roof, American Rhythm, Quilters, Wit, Oz, Les Miserables, Mixtape, Joseph..., The Book of the Dun Cow, The Glory Man, and "100 Hours of Stories", the play reading marathon that won Lamb's Players Theatre a spot in the Guinness Book of World Records. Caitie has also appeared at Cygnet Theatre as Rose Fenny in Dogfight, and participated in Cygnet's staged readings of Hair, Side by Side by Sondheim, and Evita. Caitie received her BFA from The Boston Conservatory and is a proud member of Actors Equity. All my love to Charlie.

David S. Humphrey
Auctioneer
Credits include, National Tour: Forever Plaid and Plaid Tidings. Regional Theatre San Diego County: MIXTAPE, Festival of Christmas - Northern Lights, Les Miserables, The 39 Steps,The Foreigner, Boomers, Secret Garden, Into The Woods, South Pacific, 1776, and Cotton Patch Gospel with Lambs Players Theatre; Return to the Forbidden Planet with NVA; Oklahoma, Forever Plaid, Plaid Tidings with The Welk Resort; Bleeding Kansas with Moxie Theatre; Guys and Dolls with Moonlight Amphitheatre; A Little Night Music, Invention of Love with Cygnet Theatre; Tom Foolery with NCRT/Renaissance Theatre; 1776, I Love You You're Perfect…, Forever Plaid with San Diego CLO; Plaid Tidings with Broadway/San Diego; Forever Plaid with The Theatre in Old Town. Regional Theatre LA/Riverside County: Forever Plaid with CLO South Bay (Ovation Nomination); Plaid Tidings with La Mirada (Ovation Nomination); 1776 with Performance Riverside (Ovation Nomination). David is the original voice of Shadow the Hedgehog for the Sonic the Hedgehog video games with the Sega Corp., and the voice of Jack Keane for the action/adventure pc game Jack Keane. David is a proud member of Actors' Equity Association since 1998.

G. Scott Lacy
G. Scott Lacy is thrilled to return home to Lamb’s Players Theatre. With LPT: Fiddler On The Roof (Critics Circle Nomination) An American Christmas, Festival of Christmas, Godspell, Quilters, Joseph...Dreamcoat, American Rhythm, Boomers, Amadeus, Pump Boys and Dinettes, Into The Woods, The Secret Garden, Hello, Dolly!, The Music Man, and The Light In The Piazza. Mr. Lacy has musical directed over 160 productions in his award winning career, 11 recordings, 20 cabaret shows that have toured nationally and internationally, and is the creator and co-founder of SOCIETY CABARET at the Hotel Rex which opened in San Francisco in 2013. www.societycabaret.com

Kerry Meads
Kerry wears many hats as actor, director, and playwright. She is the director of Lamb’s Educational Outreach. On staff at Lamb's since 1976, she now serves as Lamb’s Associate Artistic Director. As resident playwright, her work includes Boomers, American Rhythm, Dracula, My Asparagus Is Growing Fine and LPT’s annual Festival of Christmas. Her directing credits include MIXTAPE, Guys & Dolls, Trying, An Ideal Husband, Pretty Fire, Thunder At Dawn, Private Lives, The Boys Next Door, Amadeus, Beau Jest, The Foreigner and You Can’t Take It With You. As a performer she has been seen in such productions as The Great Divorce; Quilters; Tartuffe; Godspell; She Loves Me; A Woman of No Importance; You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown; Till We Have Faces; Pump Boys and Dinettes; Into The Woods; Hello, Dolly!; Boomers, The Hit, Leaving Iowa, Harvey , The Music Man and See How They Run and Dinner with Marlene.

Robert Smyth
is LAMB's Producing Artistic Director. He joined the staff of Lamb's Players Street Theatre as an actor and director in 1976. In 1978 LAMB'S opened its first resident theatre in National City, and then in 1994 brought the old performance space in Coronado's historic Spreckel's Building back to life as its new home. Robert has directed more than 150 productions for LAMB'S, and performed in over 100, including favorite roles in A Midsummer Night's Dream, 1776, Cyrano De Bergerac, The Boys Next Door, and the one-man show Damien. He and his wife, director, actor, composer, Deborah Gilmour Smyth, make their home in Coronado.

Joy Yandell Hricko
Lamb's appearances include Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (Narrator) the original cast of MiXtape, for which she was awarded the San Diego Critics Circle award for her performance as Allison, Festival of Christmas – Christmas Stars and Catch a Falling Star, , An American Christmas, as well as regular appearances with the Lamb's Sunday Night Cabaret series and as a vocalist on the BEST of Festival Christmas CD. Regional credits include the Original Cast of Jersey Boys and Frank Wildhorn's Dracula, the Musical at the La Jolla Playhouse; Sally Bowles in Cabaret with Cygnet Theatre; Beehive, the 60's Musical with Miracle Theatre Productions (Patté Award); Annie Get Your Gun with Welk Resort Theatre (San Diego Playbill Award); I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change (Welk Resort, Candlelight Pavilion, Starlight); Man of La Mancha, (North Coast Rep.) Other favorites include Dancing at Lughnasa, Pippin, The Miracle Worker, The Servants Ring, Brilliant Traces and Once Upon a Mattress. Maga, Michael, Waverly, Charlton and my angel in Heaven, Daddy…you are my music. Revelation 21:4-5


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Youth (5 thru 17) & Active Military (with ID) - Half Price

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Lamb's Box Office (619) 437-6000
Phone Hours:
Tue - Sat, Noon to 7pm / Sun, Noon to 2
The Horton Grand Box Office opens at 5pm Wed - Sat, opens Sun at 2pm

Discounts:
Under 30? Find out about half-price tickets!
Seniors (65+) and Groups of 10+ – $5 off
For group discounts for more than 10 people please contact Susan Andrews (619) 437-6050 x126