Release Date: September 19, 2017
Platinum-Selling Musician Lisa Loeb Performs for Families at the Jewish Museum October 22
New York, NY, September 25, 2017 – Singer-songwriter Lisa Loeb will perform a concert for families on Sunday, October 22 at 11:30 am at the Jewish Museum. The Los Angeles-based mother of two makes her debut at the Jewish Museum, and will play songs from her albums kids’ albums Catch the Moon, Nursery Rhyme Parade!, and Parents’ Choice Gold Award winner Feel What U Feel, and other catchy pop melodies.
A trailblazing independent artist, Lisa Loeb was the first pop musician to have a number one single while not signed to a recording contract with the platinum-selling hit song “Stay (I Missed You)” from the film Reality Bites. She continues her career writing songs for both adults and kids, including composing the music for the children’s television series If You Give a Mouse a Cookie. She also writes children’s books, acts and does voiceover work for animated series such as Disney Junior’s Jake and the Neverland Pirates and Doc McStuffins, and supports non-profit causes including her Camp Lisa Foundation, which helps send kids to camp. Lullaby Girl, an album of soothing songs for all ages featuring a quartet of world-class jazz musicians, will be released on Amazon Originals in October 2017.
Tickets are $16 general; $13 Jewish Museum family level members. This concert is for children ages 3 to 8. Adults are asked to accompany their children. Tickets can be purchased online here. For further information regarding family programs at the Jewish Museum, the public may call 212.423.3337.
The Edgar M. Bronfman Center for Education’s school and family programs are supported by endowed funds established by the Bronfman Family, the Muriel and William Rand Fund, the William Randolph Hearst Foundation, the Helena Rubinstein Foundation, Rosalie Klein Adolf, the Kekst Family, and Mrs. Ida C. Schwartz in memory of Mr. Bernard S. Schwartz. Family programming is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with Council Members Daniel R. Garodnick, Ben Kallos, Ydanis Rodriguez, and the City Council, and the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.
About the Jewish Museum
Located on New York City's famed Museum Mile, the Jewish Museum is a distinctive hub for art and Jewish culture for people of all backgrounds. Founded in 1904, the Museum was the first institution of its kind in the United States and is one of the oldest Jewish museums in the world. The Museum is devoted to exploring art and Jewish culture from ancient to contemporary, and offers diverse exhibitions and programs, and a unique collection of nearly 30,000 works of art, ceremonial objects, and media reflecting the global Jewish experience over more than 4,000 years.
Location: 1109 Fifth Avenue at 92nd Street, New York City
Hours: Saturday, Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday, 11am to 5:45pm; Thursday, 11am to 8pm; and Friday, 11am to 4pm.
Admission: $15.00 for adults, $12.00 for senior citizens, $7.50 for students, free for visitors 18 and under and Jewish Museum members. Pay What You Wish on Thursdays from 5pm to 8pm. Free on Saturdays.
Information: The public may call 212.423.3200 or visit TheJewishMuseum.org