On Wed, Dec 13th at 7:00pm, actress, director & entertainer JOELY FISHER debuts her new show “Growing Up Fisher: Music, Memories & Misadventures” at Feinstein’s at the Nikko in San Francisco, CA.
Ms. Fisher invites you backstage, into the intimate world of her career and family with her hilarious, irreverent, down-to-earth show (based on her memoir) which is filled with incredible music, candid stories about her life, her famous parents, and how the loss of her unlikely hero, sister Carrie Fisher, ignited the writer and performer within. Performed with Musical Director Michael Sobie.
Growing up in an iconic Hollywood Dynasty, Joely Fisher knew a show business career was her destiny. The product of world-famous crooner Eddie Fisher and ’60s sex kitten Connie Stevens, she struggled with her own identity and place in the world on the way to a decades-long career as an acclaimed actress, singer, and director. Now, Joely shares her unconventional coming of age story of the family members and co-star’s dearest to her heart, while stripping bare her own misadventures.
In “Growing Up Fisher”, she recalls the beautifully bizarre twist of fate by which she spent a good part of her childhood next door to Debbie Reynolds. She speaks frankly about the realities of Hollywood-the fame and fortune, the constant scrutiny. Throughout, she celebrates the anomaly of a two-decade marriage in the entertainment industry, and the joys and challenges of parenting five children, while dishing on what it takes to survive and thrive in the unrelenting glow of celebrity. She speaks frankly about how the loss of her sister Carrie Fisher became a source of artistic inspiration.
Fisher’s new show (and memoir), with never-before-seen photos, will break and warm your heart.
Tickets: $28-60. Box Office (415) 394-1167 or online by clicking “BUY TICKETS!”
Feinstein’s at Hotel Nikko
222 Mason Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
Presented in association with Bratland, Inc. and CHRIS ISAACSON PRESENTS