Hear the latest in live music from local musicians or try out some of your own material at the Kimball Art Center’s Open Mic Nights every Thursday at 7:00! Poets, storytellers and musicians of all kinds are invited to step up to the mic, or come be part of the audience and enjoy a FREE evening of entertainment. Join us in the Kimball Art Center’s Garage Gallery at 638 Park Avenue, Park City, Utah, 84060. Call 435.649.8882 for directions and details.
Jessie Funk who was born and raised in Provo, Utah has shared her inspiring message and love of music with thousands of people from across the United States and even into Europe, Canada and Africa. She has released five solo albums, including “Dance in the Rain” – her first country CD. She has toured 36 states with the broadway musical “Footloose,” as a principle dancer and singer, she has performed for former Vice-President Dick Cheney, as an opening act for Donny Osmond, and she has toured with Broadway sensation Maureen McGovern. She has also been hired for hundreds of recording sessions as a studio vocalist including songs heard on TV’s “The Biggest Loser.”
Jessie has published four books entitled, “Calling All Angels,” “The Boredom Box,” “Forget the Chicken Soup, Where’s the Chocolate?” and “Emergency Preparedness for Kids.” She has also been a professional speaker for seven years, teaching and inspiring through her message of gratitude, celebrating life and defining your passions and purpose.
One of Jessie’s true passions is empowering women and teenage girls to celebrate ladyhood and embrace their radiance. She is so passionate about this cause that she has started an organization called “The Ivy Foundation,” whose sole purpose is to provide workshops, life-coaching and resources to help ladies of all ages discover their limitless potential.
Jessie’s favorite role in life is that of mother to three adorable kids and wife to hit songwriter/producer, Jim Funk.
Jessi grew up in Provo, Utah and now resides in Bountiful Utah with her husband Jim, where they work together operating Funk’s Place, a music production and recording studio.
“…five young Mormons who all play scorching piano. Thundering down on five Steinways together, they’re button-down cute and somewhat otherworldly.” -“Entertainment Weekly”
The “Fab Five” return to Kingsbury Hall by audience demand! Flawless in precision and steeped in passion, The 5 Browns continue to enthrall audiences worldwide, bringing classical music to new audiences both young and young at-heart!
Jim Carrey, Michael Jackson, Elton John, Louie Armstrong, Nat King Cole, Led Zeppelin, Stevie Wonder, Ricky Martin, Cat Stevens, The Temptations, U2, Guns n’ Roses, Coldplay, and Alvin & The Chipmunks are just a few of the performers to take the stage during the unforgettable one-man show of Jason Hewlett, The Entertainer.
Based on the classic children’s stories by Arnold Lobel, “A Year With Frog and Toad” tells the story of two best friends and their adventures through the seasons. With music from the recent Broadway production and performed by the rising stars of U of U Youth Theatre, this production will delight the whole family!