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            A Tribute to the Success of

                   EXTRAVAGANZA 3

GIVE YOURSELFS A BIG HAND FOR A JOB WELL DONE!

Details are on the way

BIOGRAPHIES OF ALL THE PERFORMERS LISTED IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER FROM LAST NAME

JACQUELINE BONAPARTE 

 

Jazz Singer 


Jacqueline Bonaparte, a wife and mother of two, has been doing her thing all over Southern California with her Dynamic Musician Friends.  She’s known as “The JB Jazz Lady” opening up for Smooth Jazz Artist such as “Brian Culbertson”and “Jeffrey Osborne as well as sharing the stage as a special guest (2 times) in concert with Saxophonists “Michael Paulo” & Guitarist “Paul Brown”.   Lives in Temecula

FLEET EASTON    

 

Singer/Dancer,  He performed at our Extravaganza 1 & 2 Winner of the Desert Idol, has performed on Broadway, LA Stage. Fleet his own show at Palm Springs nightclub  and also performs all over Southern CA and Vegas  He is also known as "The Prince of Palm Springs".
 

NICOLE FARRELL


Known as the French Connection, Nicole is a Producer Director of many events  in the community she performed at our last extravaganza  she  also performs for  Clubs, /Organizations, Private Parties and major events all over Southern CA, Nicole ran a 5 days a week Karaoke show in San Diego. for 15 years .plus 6 years here in the Menifee area. She also sings songs in French.  Lives in Menifee   

JONNIE FOX

VALLEY PASSION

 

Jonnie Fox began singing at the age of 17 by sitting in with a variety of bands.  Born and raised in New Orleans, La., musical exposure ranged from Dixieland Jazz to Zydeco/Cajun and from Elvis to Cher but musical influence was most appreciated in various female and male styles.

 

Moving to San Diego from her home-town of New Orleans in 1991, with no connections or job and a desire to ‘sing for a living’, Jonnie founded one of the first women-owned karaoke companies, published the first karaoke magazine in southern California, chartered the first “karaoke cruises on the bay, and in 1999 was voted “Favorite Karaoke Host in San Diego.

Valley Passion Duo Video

Mz VAL-VALERI W. GEASON

Valerie has experienced so much over the past 25 years.  Opening act for Redd Foxx in Las Vegas, regular singer of the National Anthem for the Los Angeles Lakers, a singer with Ray Charles (Raelette) for one International Tour and a Screen Actors Guild Member since 1989 just to name a few of her accomplishments.  Lives in Lake Elsinore

HELEN HENSON

 

Best known as a Vocalist-Entertainer-Musician. Helen
Henson was convinced at the early age of 3 years old to explore and study music by her mother. At 12 years old the Luper Music Studio ask Helen Henson if she wanted to be a pianist for a Diocese. During Helen Henson’s teen years she studied at the USC School of Preparatory Music. Also during Helen Henson’s high school years, Motown offered Helen Henson to become a part of Motown. Helen Henson received her degree in Music Composition and Public Administration at CSUDH. Helen Henson studied under numerous dynamic professors such as the likes of Dr. Francis Steiner, Dr. David Champion and many more.

ROBERT "HOLLYWOOD"

 

Hollywood also will sing and be the MC and producer of the event with me.  He produced the last two Extravaganza events with me, and also in his career has been a singer/dancer and toured the country with UP WITH PEOPLE, he is a great performer and also a great MC which he again will do for this event.. Lives in Menifee

NANCY KONZ

Nancy  has been called the Inland Empire's singing sensation and has been written up in numerous newspapers on her performances.

 

She  possesses a very diverse vocal quality and has a strong and powerful voice.  She can sing in any style and in two languages. 
She has performed in such places as the Ye Old Lamplighter in San Bernadino, CA, Rockin Robin in Redlands, Starmania in Las Vegas, where she won Female Singer of the Year, Pharohs Lost Kingdom, Redlands, Concert of Cultural Arts, Utah, Children's Miracle Network, Planet Hollywood and so much more. She also won the Pop Singer and Entertainer of the year in 1998.

SUE LOPEZ

 

Sue Lopez is a Local Realtor for LCL Realty here in Menifee.    Mother of 3, Grandmother of 10 and a Great-grandmother of 10 ½.  Born in Los Angeles and loved to sing since she was very young.  When she was 8 or 9 Sue use to hold shows on her porch Singing and Dancing, all our favorites by Shirley Temple.

Sue sang in the church choir for 7 years during her school years, Then went on to sing in two church choirs throughout her adult years. 

Sue has been singing Kareoke in different places for many years and has participated in several local event.  Sue was one of the entertainers at the 2014 Extravaganza right here in Menifee. 

Robin Moss Manning,

 

Known in the entertainment world as “Just Robbie”, has a lifetime of experience inthe Performing Arts. Beginning at the ripe age of 3,she performed years of dance on the stage, including ballet and a variety of styles.
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Her passion for acting led her to roles in live theater, film and television. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Theater Arts from Pepperdine University.
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She began her singing career in her teens, and went on to become a professional songwriter for film, stage and television. Throughout the years, she has had the
extreme privilege of performing for royalty and dignitaries

DIANA REIN 

 

2016 LA Critics Award winner for Best Blues Artist, Best Female CD (Album: Long Road) and Fan Favorite!
Born in Romania and raised in Chicago, Diana came onto the scene as an acoustic rhythm guitar player in her hometown with the release of her first album of 8 originals "The Back Room".
It wasn't long before she was doing solo and band shows all around Chicago including venues like: The Double Door, Fitzgerald's, Joe's Bar, Lucille's, festivals, college shows and playing a set at The Taste of Chicago right before Bonnie Raitt hit the main stage. Diana is currently bringing her Electric Blues Originals to her fans as a one woman band.

STEVE SHROYER

 

Steve Shroyer known as "Cowboy Steve" is the Founder of "Sing Your Heart Out Association" which is now in its 11th year. He does numerous benefits for the American Heart Association which is very dear to him as his mother died of a misdiagnosed heart disease.

 

For 6 years he has performed and did the Chili Cookoff for Sun Meadows in Sun City. He also did benefits for 8 years for the American Hear Association in Chicago.

 

He was selected as the Most Supportive Male Performer for Southern CA by Karaoke Scene Magazine Association.

 

He has held many benefits at places like Harpoon Harry's and Pelican Isle in Seal Beach and many places locally like The Pit Stop and Beer Hunter. You can also catch him performing at the Ponderosa on Mondaynights at Entertainment by Nicole event and the audience loves his performances.

ROBIN UNCAPHER

 

Singer,   Robin does the standards from the  Sinatra, Darin, Martin & Bennett era, and has been performing all over Southern California for years. In the 70's  he was a Lounge Singer in Orange County area.             

 

Jonnie Fox continued

Since 1991, Jonnie Fox Entertainment has provided music entertainment for hotels, private parties, military retirements, political fundraisers, charity events, and restaurant/clubs.  She has had the privilege of being on stage with Martha and the Vandellas, singing with Florence Henderson, and providing music and introductions for Congressman Bill Bilbray and for Presidential candidate Mitt Romney.

 

Jonnie has an easy and comfortable rapport with her audience, often engaging and inspiring them to enjoy the memories of the songs she covers by legends such as Bonnie Tyler, Brenda Lee, Sam Cook, Adele, Stevie Nicks, the Bee Gees, Janis Joplin, Patsy Cline, Reba McEntire, The Beatles, Dusty Springfield, Lelsey Gore, Rod Stewart, and more. Her voice has been described by others as “sexy, sultry, soulful, and sincere”.

 

In 2014, Jonnie decided to take those memories and start her own 'girl group' – Jonnie Fox and The Satinettes - to bring "vintage vibes, melodic memories, and timeless tunes" to a growing number of baby-boomer audiences that LOVE to dance, sing, and ponder the 'good old days' of bobbie socks, hot rods, and soda shops.

 

Jonnie also co-leads a duo with John Burnham covering multiple genres over multiple decades. Between the two, they can easily sing from a list of 300+ songs of classic country, country rock, classic rock, oldies, soft pop, pop, R & B, Motown, and Old Soul. John Burnham is from Newport Beach and has been professionally involved in music since 1986. Performing in Orange County with bands and as a single, John also attended Golden West College as a student of Recording Engineering.

He opened his first studio during that time and has recorded hundreds of artists.John continues to perform as a solo and as a duo with Jonnie Fox, as well as Sound Engineer for Jonnie Fox and The Satinettes.

 

Jonnie is a Certified Etiquette Instructor from The American School of Protocol in Atlanta, GA and the Founder and Director of The Magnolia School of Etiquette and Protocol

 

She is happily married to Keith Flanagan and they have one son, Branden, who currently attends Cal State San Marcos.

 

Hobbies/Interests/Lifetime Achievements:

 

Former Civil Air Patrol Mission Pilot

Former Chairwoman – New Orleans Ninety-Nines (Female Pilots Association)

Former Mixed Doubles Louisiana State Racquetball Champion

Former Miss Natural Southern USA Bodybuilding Competition

Winner – 2010 Global Fitness Competition

Parents to 26 foster babies from 1998-2003

 

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HELEN HENSON BIO 

At LACC she studied under Dr. Abbott and sung in the major choir and was given a lead solo with the choir. Also Helen Henson soloed on the stage at LACC where the niece of the late George Duke, Dianne Reeves also performed that day.


Helen Henson also studied under the tutelage of the late Dr. Dini Clarke.Helen Henson has sung on the famous stages such as the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Royce Hall, and the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium. She has performed in Cuba with the Episcopal Chorale under the leadership of Canon Chas Cheatham. Helen Henson directed a 500 voice choir at the NACCP national meeting held at the Los Angeles Convention Center.


The late great actress Brittany Murphy ask Helen Henson to sing in her movie where Brittany Murphy starred in “The Little Black Book” Helen Henson has studied, “This Business of Music” course at U.C.L.A. Locally in the City of Carson Helen Henson has performed on stage at the Annual Samoa Festival, the Carson Civic Center Convention, the Carson Women’s Club and many City of Carson events. Helen Henson has been a Screen Actors Guild Nominating Committee Member and a Volunteer for the Screen Actor’s Guild Foundation. Helen Henson had a minor role that excelled to a major role in the movie “Reunion’ directed by Sheila Norman. Helen Henson has performed on stages


with blues and rap bands. “Helen Henson is doing what she likes to do” Call Helen Henson for SPECIAL EVENTS-PRIVATE PARTIES.
MUSICANDDRAMA@HOTMAIL.COM
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FACEBOOK – HELEN MARIE
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COWBOY STEVE 

Performed at Menifee's Art's Counsel Festival- May, 2017

 

Performed for American Heart Association @ Sun Meadows Community, Chilly Cook off for 6 years.

 

Founder of ,"Sing Your Heart Out", a benefit for the American Heart Association in it's 11 year.

 

Pit Stop Pub, The Beer Hunter, Menifee, Calif.

 

Harpoon Harries and Pelican Isle, Seal Beach, Calif.

 

Off Campus and Kettle and Keg, Fullerton, Calif.

 

Tom Kat lounge, Buena Park, Calif.

 

Various other locations in Southern Calif.

 

Performed at the L.A. County Fair, 2004 and 2006

 
 

across the globe, at major events and private functions. She continues tosing and perform on a regular basis, teach vocal performance, and arrange vocalsfor many studio projects.!She has enjoyed the role of Executive Producer for both stage and screen. Sheheld the title of Musical Theater Director for a professional dance company, wasemployed by Disney as a Story Analyst, and has worked as a Story Editor on avariety of books and film scripts.!Her current project is a Broadway Musical collaboration with Manager Alyce Berard…“Fingers crossed, prayers to the heavens, we’ll see you there in the audience,with a smile on your face and a song in your heart”!

 
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