Friday, April 19, 2013

Diane Van Deurzen & Lisa Otey's Hot Love Cabaret troupe will present "Hot Love in Bloom" on 
Friday, April 26, 7pm, at St. Francis in the Foothills, 4625 E. River (at River and Swan). 
Chef Kristine Jensen of Gallery of Food will cater this event. Tickets are $35, available 
online,, or by phone, 520.370.5912. All seats are reserved.

Hot Love Cabaret celebrates the playful side of love in all its diversity. Diane Van Deurzen and Lisa Otey founded the group in 2004. The show has explored many themes, from holiday 
music and sexy songs about food to Hollywood, Las Vegas, and Hot Love in the Summertime. Thisyear, we will sing about love around the world in "Hot Love in Bloom." Imagine hearing
romantic songs from Paris, Napoli, and Buenos Aires, tickling the one you're with (or one youjust met) with feathers or a lucky roll of Love Dice and savoring the delicious offerings 
from Gallery of Food and you have a taste of what to expect from an evening of Hot Love 

Cast members include Diane Van Deurzen, Lisa Otey, Regina "the Queen" Wills, Burney Starks, 
Mark Rosenbaum, and Bobby Curtis. Regina sings with Diane and Lisa in their R&B group, Lisa 
Otey and the Desert Divas, and performs regularly around town. Burney Starks has been 
performing in Tucson for many years, starring in local theatre productions, tv and movies andsinging with his Motown revue, True Devotion. Mark Rosenbaum is a member of Desert Melodies 
and is known for his Jazz Sundae radio program on KXCI. Bobby Curtis is a dancer and singer 
who has performed for decades on stages from Broadway to Las Vegas and Tucson. Bobby is our 
newest addition to Hot Love. Diane Van Deurzen & Lisa Otey perform as a duo across the US, 
Mexico, Canada, Europe and Australia. It is a highlight of their year to present this annual
celebration of love.

Friday, April 26, 7:00pm
Hot Love in Bloom
St. Francis in the Foothills
4625 E. River
$35,, 370.5912
all seats reserved

Monday, March 11, 2013

Diane Van Deurzen and Lisa Otey have a concert coming up on Sat., March 30 at Tucson's oldest landscape nursery, Harlow Gardens, located at 5620 E. Pima. The event begins at 6pm with a wine & hors d'oeuvres reception, followed by the concert at 7pm. Tickets are $25. For tickets and information, call 298.3303 and select option 3.

Diane Van Deurzen & Lisa Otey are a dynamic duo, a perfect blend of hot jazz, sultry blues and cabaret. They take their act to festivals, clubs and theatres around the world. Recent performances include the Lucerne Festival in Switzerland, Thredbo Blues Festival in Australia, and Yardbird Jazz Club in Edmonton, Alberta.

"They put their hearts and souls into each song they sang and the fun they exuded on stage was infectious as it engulfed the audience. Hand clapping, toe tapping, smiles, hoots and hollers prevailed throughout their performance." (Clearwater Tribune, Idaho)