From Russia With Love

Variety Show

FROM RUSSIA WITH LOVE An exotic and exciting Russian gypsy and folk music experience is the duo, "From Russia With Love" - featuring local (San Jose/Monterey) performers JULIA and SHURA. These two vocalists will steal your heart, as they sing of love, passion, happiness, sadness, and bring to their listeners the entire depth of the Russian soul, while Julia plays the piano keyboard along with Shura on the contra-bass balalaika. JULIA plays several instruments, and at the age of 16, won the International Music Competition Gold Medal Award. Julia Steward, M.A. is a Multilingual vocalist, multi-instrumentalist, world music dancer, International Music Competition Gold Medal Award winner at age 16. SHURA is also an internationally acclaimed singer, and while studying at UCLA, was winner of the prestigious Frank Sinatra Musical Awards Contest, Classical Vocal category. They both appear regularly in the San Francisco bay area with the Balka Balalaika Ensemble. FROM RUSSIA WITH LOVE will be performing June 23rd, Sunday evening, from 6 PM to 8 PM, at Edís Courtside Bistro in the Chamisal Tennis and Fitness Club (185 Robley Rd / off Los Laureles Grade) restaurant, which will offer special Russian cuisine for this event. This Special Themed Music Pared Menu is specially prepared by Chef Robin Sachs for $19.95 Choice of Beef Strogonoff or Cashew Mushroom Strogonoff served over hand made egg noodles Fresh Green Salad and Golden Beet Borscht Non-members welcome. For reservations and information contact Kiki Wow Music productions : (831) 235 - 7662