“She has charm to burn, a smile that could give you hope in February and sings like nobody’s business” – Wall Street Journal
Stacey Kent is a jazz singer in the mold of the greats, with a legion of fans worldwide, a host of honors and awards, and a singular place among the elite vocalists of today. A comparative literature graduate who is fluent in French, Italian, Portuguese, and German as well as English, Kent understands the unique power of lyrics, and takes great care in their presentation.
A chart-topping jazz singer following in the footsteps of the greats, Stacey Kent finally returns after her sold-out February 2020 show at the Dakota. Almost overnight, Stacey transformed from being a singer of the Great American Songbook to a singer with a highly distinctive and personal repertoire with a legion of fans worldwide.
Effective immediately, all performances at the Dakota will require either proof of a full course of COVID-19 vaccination or proof of a negative COVID-19 test taken in the prior 72 hours. Patrons must have a completed COVID-19 vaccination card or a photo of their card, with their final dose at least fourteen days prior to the event, or a negative COVID-19 test result from 72 hours or less prior to the event. Masks are REQUIRED to be worn indoors except for the purposes of eating, drinking, or performing on stage. Thank you for helping to keep everyone safe. More COVID Policy details here >>
- A host of honors and awards for Stacey Kent include a Grammy nomination, album sales in excess of 2 million, Gold, Double-Gold and Platinum-selling albums that have reached a series of No. 1 chart positions during the span of her career.
- In addition to performing songs from the Great American Songbook and bossa nova classics, Stacey’s repertoire includes a growing number of songs written for her by Jim Tomlinson with various lyricists, most notably the Nobel Prize-winning author, Kazuo Ishiguro.
Learn More: https://staceykent.com/