February 23, 2019
Cher Tribute – Lisa Irions
Ticket Prices: $27 (advance) - $33 (event date)
Lisa Irions returns to the Sandwich Opera House stage. Lisa is a seasoned character actress, and is recognized as one of the world's foremost Cher Impersonators and Cher Tribute Artists, dazzling audiences with her AUDIENCE INTERACTIVE, LIVE VOCAL performances in SPECTACULAR COSTUME REPLICAS from Cher's concert tours. Lisa has been performing as a Cher impersonator / Cher tribute artist since 2003.
In 2003, she began impersonating Cher on the suggestion of an Elvis impersonator who was impressed with her ability to mimic Cher’s speaking and singing voice. After professional makeup consultations to transform her face into Cher’s, and having custom designed costume replicas made, she used her acting skills and months of studying Cher to perfect her impersonation. She produced a tribute show performing as Cher alongside the Elvis impersonator, and a year later, her career took on a life of its own. She is now widely recognized as one of the world’s foremost Cher impersonators, entertaining audiences for corporate and private events, casinos and municipal auditoriums across the United States and internationally.
She has been filmed as a Cher impersonator for THE TONIGHT SHOW WITH JAY LENO , the RACHEL RAY SHOW , and LIFETIME TV. She was also filmed as a Cher impersonator for a British TV show starring British TV personality, Justin Lee Collins, who commented, "She's so much like the real thing, surely only Cher's mother could tell them apart" . Articles have been written about her Cher impersonation in the NEW YORK TIMES, MORE MAGAZINE, Washington D.C.'s WILSON QUARTERLY, and Singapore's ELECTRIC NEW PAPER.