Spencer Day, Natalie Douglas and Lobo, Esau, and Latcho’s fiery Flamenco at Incanto

Singer-songwriter Spencer Day returns Jan. 10-24 at 7:30pm after a stellar year celebrating the worldwide release of his new Billboard chart-topping album ‘Angel City’People magazine calls him “A lapsed Mormon with the looks and charm of a matinee idol, Day’s vocals are sensual, breathy, and intimate”. As in past seasons, Spencer will welcome some local musicians to join him. These are ticketed events in the piano bar.  

Ten-time MAC Award-winner Natalie Douglas returned recently to Incanto’s intimate piano bar and a standing ovation for her stunning opening night performance. In her new show, Scrapbook, she shares personal stories and poignant moments from her youth and sings the music of the 70s (mostly) that inspired her along the way. Her captivating renditions of Elton’s John’s, ‘Someone Saved My Life Tonight’, and Roberta Flack’s version of ‘The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face’ are showstoppers and were both accompanied by some interesting backstories and surprises. Celebrating twenty-two years of working together, she is accompanied by her MAC Award-winning pianist, comedian, and Music Director, Mark Hartman. These are ticketed events, now playing through Jan 17. Mark Hartman can also be seen in the piano bar on Wed., Fri., Sat. at 9:30pm is his own show. Request your favorites and sing along around the piano. 

Incanto’s successful Season Tribute Series continues with all-live spot-on tributes. Canada’s Gavan Rousseau sings the hits of The Four Seasons in his popular tribute to frontman Frankie Valli on Jan. 15 at 7pm. Will Chalmers sings the hits of Garth Brooks on Jan. 19 at 7pm. More of your favorites coming this season. 

Internationally renowned flamenco artists, Wolfgang ‘Lobo’ Fink (Willie & Lobo) and Esau Galvan (Tatewari), come together for an evening of fiery guitar music with a blend of Gypsy, flamenco. One night only. Jan. 13 at 7pm. Also, see Lobo with Latcho Bartelson of ‘The Blond Gypsies’ with special guest, Andrea, when they reunite after 40 years for two presentations only of ‘Primal Groove’ on Jan. 20 and Feb.10 at 7pm. 

Canadian master-showman Andrew Johns plays dual keyboards and sings the voices of Elton John, Billy Joel, Queen and more. Spot-on vocals and hilarious impersonations Now playing through Feb 1.  

Extended again by popular demandIncanto’s clever and popular adaptation of the off-Broadway hit, Naked Boys Singing! has taken this fun, sassy, and witty musical comedy to new heights! Six Latino actors sing and dance their way into your heart completely naked. Directed by original conceiver/director Robert Schrock, it boasts sold-out performances and standing ovations! Now playing, in English, through Jan. 29. 

Miss Margarida’s Way, a “tragicomic monologue for an impetuous woman”, is interactive, hilarious, and ultimately poignant, as this dark comedy attempts to create order out of chaos. Starring Celeste Innocenti and directed by Ramiro Daniel (Princesas Desesperadas), Presented in English. Jan. 3 – Feb. 28. All shows at 3:30pm. 

Incanto’s riverside terrace is now open mornings at 10am featuring light fare, coffee, juices, and fresh fruit. Tues.-Sun.  

Hours 10am-11:30pm Tues.-Sun. Open Mondays at 4pm. Happy Hour 4-6pm. Visit www.IncantoVallarta.com for more information and online tickets. Email them at IncantoVallarta@gmail.com. Located at Insurgentes 109 at the Rio Cuale. Phone: 322-223-9756.