katia floreska

singer . musician . songwriter

2019 PERFORMANCES:

January 25th, New York City, NY - Will be joining a most talented cast of Rockers, Singers, and guitar maestros at The Cutting Room, NYC to serve up some Jeff Beck in full glory. Good times will be had by all. The Cutting Room, located at 44 East 32nd Street, NY NY. The house begins to rock at 7:30pm.

February 21st through 23rd, New York City, NY - She may have left us too soon, however her power, fierce soulful delivery and legendary prowess will live on for decades to come. I’m fortunate to have the opportunity to celebrate her legendary music and unforgettable delivery that set a standard for more than 50 years with the beloved New York institution, The Losers Lounge, celebrating the late and ever great Aretha Franklin. Joe’s Pub at The Public Theater located at 425 Lafayette Street, NYC. www.joespub.com for tickets. 7pm and 9:30pm shows all three nights! Join us in her magic…

March 2nd, Montclair, NJ - The Glitterball Dance Party at the Wellmont Theater as part of the Montclair Film Festival - featuring Stephen Colbert, Patrick Wilson, Warren Zanes and the Losers Lounge with Joe McGinty. Join us as we dazzle the room with glitter and glam and make you dance the night away under the lights. This is our third consecutive year as part of the Montclair Film festival festivities along with these special guests. This promises to be a gloriously sexy fun time. Please check your local listings for details.

March 14th, New York City , NY- Delivering an encore performance of the music and voice of the late great Aretha Franklin with The Losers Lounge at City Winery, NY. 155 Varick Street, NY. Doors at 6pm, show at 8pm sharp.

April 3rd, 4th and 5th, New York City, NY - Experience the music of Queen, performed by yours truly along with the Losers Lounge. This will be an exciting three nights and six shows of electrifying rock and powerful performances by the many talented guest singers. Freddie Mercury’s vocal power and physical prowess remains a major influential source for many artists today. Some of us are fortunate enough to celebrate his legacy in one of the greatest cities in the world at one of the best musical venues anywhere. Joe’s Pub at The Public Theater. Showtimes, 7pm and 9:30pm all three nights. Go to the website for tickets! www.joespub.com

April 7th, Jersey City, NJ - 91.1 WFMU Radio performance of selected QUEEN songs performed Live! .. by yours truly and the Losers Lounge. Tune in at 9:30pm sharp! Tell me what you think!

April 11th, New York City, NY - April 12th, Long Island, NY and April 13th, Jersey City, NJ - Closing the highly successful 9 sold out show run of Losers Lounge’s performances of QUEEN… bringing our beloved Freddie Mercury’s legendary prowess, passion, power and unmatched intensity to express the meanings behind this band’s music, concept and purpose. We Will Rock You three more times and you will savor every moment. City Winery, NY / My Father’s Place L.I. / White Eagle Hall , NJ… check your local listings for times and further details.

June 6th, 7th and 8th, New York City, NY - ABBA!! As can only be reproduced by The Losers Lounge. This iconic Swedish group sits in the hearts of millions across the world for their fun, poignant and unique Swedish Pop songs from the 70s and touching on the early 80s. The sounds, the fashion, glorious array of music. Join me and my friends as we bring it to Joe’s Pub at the Public Theater! Showtimes are 7pm and 9:30pm each night. Go online for tickets at www.joespub.com

June 14th, New York City, NY - The Cutting Room will present Jan Tilley’s production of songs by none other than HEART - Ann and Nancy Wilson’s sexy Rockin and Rollin songwriting and belty deliciousness to get your souls pumping. Yours truly will croon along with other hugely talented guest singers to perform a wonderful catalog of this pair of sisters’ songs spanning from the late 70s into the mid to late 80s. Everything from Magic Man to These Dreams… This will be an exciting night of powerful melodic guitar tunes! Stay tuned for showtime schedule….

June 17th, New York City, NY - A reprise of the ABBA tribute show being performed by The Losers Lounge. One night only at City Winery. Doors at 7pm, showtime at 8pm sharp! Check your local listings for tickets.

** UP COMING SHOWS! ** The Losers Lounge Disco Dance Party at Lincoln Center!! Details coming soon!! …

2018 PERFORMANCES:

January 14th, New York City, NY - Performing at the Association of Performance Arts Professionals with La La Brooks of The Crystals. See website for showtime.

January 21st, New York City, NY - Sid Gold's Request Room with Jesse Krakow's band, performing the full length album of Edie Brickel and The New Bohemians. One of the best albums from the end of the 80s that has an absolute timeless feel, sound and provocative charm. Doors at 7:30pm, show at 8pm.

February 1st, 2nd and 3rd, New York City, NY - Six shows, three nights, celebrating one of the greatest icons in modern times, Barbara Streisand, a.k.a. "Babs".  Performing an especially impressive career of legendary hits and lesser known material spanning decades, with the Losers Lounge at Joe's Pub - www.joespub.com. Thursday, Friday and Saturday 7pm and 9:30pm showtimes.

February 24th, Montclair, NJ - Montclair Film Festival with Stephen Colbert and Patrick Wilson as we celebrate '70s Mixtape Dance Party' with more special guests. Losers Lounge will take it to the limit and beyond with some of the hottest dance music of the 70s. 8pm at the Wellmont Theater in Montclair, N.J.  Contact the box office for ticket details.

March 1st, New York City - Performing with The Losers Lounge to celebrate more sexy times and dancing at the Atrium at Lincoln Center. Scintillating sounds of Giorgio Moroder, ala Donna Summer, with dance rhythms and vibrations straight from Studio 54, the classic and glamorous era of Disco right within your reach. Check out the linconcenter.org website for showtimes. 

March 10th, London, England - Performing once again with the fabulous La La Brooks of The Crystals.  More details to come! 

June 14th, 15th and 18th, New York City, NY - Remembering the raw, profoundly hard, melodically dirty rock and roll of the late and beloved Tom Petty and his Heartbreakers.  Tom Petty for his millions of fans around the world was the background of life and force on MTV in the early 80s and throughout the decades thereafter. These timeless songs will be performed by The Losers Lounge.  Showtimes and locations:  Joe's Pub 14th and 15th, 7pm and 9:30 both nights.  City Winery on the 18th, 8pm.    

June 28th, Lincoln Center, New York City, NY - Another concert celebration of the beloved Studio 54 Disco era in NYC. Performing with The Losers Lounge some of the most memorable, powerhouse songs from this famed era with the likes of Donna Summer, Cher, Earth Wind & Fire, Chic and more… Doors at 6:30pm, showtime at 7:30pm sharp.

July 5th, Brooklyn Bowl, Brooklyn New York - An amazing spectacle with beautiful expression of the ethereal sounds and powerful delivery that is Donna Summer. Performing her famed songs live in a concert production lead by the one and only Michael T. Please check the Brooklyn Bowl website for show details.

September 23rd, New York City - Disco on the Hudson with The Losers Lounge. Taking our Lincoln Center show to the waters of NYC. Performing songs by Prince, Diana Ross, Saturday Night Fever Soundtrack and more.. Please check your local listings for showtime.

October 11th, 12th and 13th, New York City - An evening filled with melodic masterpieces by Barry Manilow and Bette Midler. The two started out as a duo in a New York City bath house in the early 70s, only to become mega super stars years later spanning decades with hit after hit. Performing with The Losers Lounge, two shows per night, times are 7pm and 9:30pm. You can find your tickets at the Joe’s Pub box office or online at www.joespub.com

November 27th, New York City - Come Celebrate Christmas with us at Winter Garden Brookfield Place in Battery Park City. The Losers Lounge Christmas Smash - 7:30 sharp!

December 7th and 8th, New York City - I’ll be joining an ensemble at Joe’s Pub, singing songs by Paul Williams along with Ken Ascher and Mentor Williams with The Losers Lounge. Come and help us celebrate 25 years of Joe McGinty and the McGinty Seven while we celebrate a plethora of incredible songs written by one of the most profound songwriters of all time. I’ll be performing Friday 7pm and Saturday 7pm and 9:30pm. Happy Holidays!* xo

2017 PERFORMANCES:

January 8th, New York City, NY - Performing with Michael T. and The Vanities celebrating the 70th birthday of David Bowie, at The Delancey. 9:30pm show time.

February 4th, Montclaire, NJ - Montclaire Film Festival "I Want My MFF!" performing a knockout 80s Party with The Losers Lounge, Stephen Colbert and Patrick Wilson at the Wellmont Theater in Montclaire, NJ. Showtime, 9pm.

February 9th, 10th and 11th, New York City, NY - Celebrating "Philadelphia Soul" at Joe's Pub at The Public Theater with The Losers Lounge. Performing hits such as "Don't Leave Me This Way" by Thelma Houston, "When Will I See You Again" by The Three Degrees, "TSOP" by The Sounds Of Philadelphia and more.. showtimes listed in the Joe's Pub website, www.joespub.com.

February 12th, New York City, NY - In time for Valentine's Day, performing with Cathyland Productions' own "Love Bites - Duets" at Joe's Pub at The Public Theater. Songs by Sonny & Cher, Ozzy and Lita, Kenny and Sheena and more heartbreaking duets!  Showtime 7pm. 

February 16th, New York City, NY - Thursday Night Dance Party! with The Loyales at The Parkside Lounge in the LES. Showtime 8pm.

March 2nd, New York City, NY - A one night only celebration of The Velvet Underground art scene music legend, Lou Reed, on his very birthday with The Losers Lounge at Joe's Pub at The Public Theater. 7pm and 9:30pm show times.

March 23rd, New York City, NY - Lincoln Center at the David Rubenstein Atrium, Studio 63 Losers Lounge Dance Party, 7:30pm show time.

April 13th, 14th and 15th, New York City, NY - Celebrating the ever beloved, incredibly talented, one of a kind voice and likeness that is George Michael. One of the handful of musical legends to have left us within the past year... with The Losers Lounge at Joe's Pub at The Public Theater.  Showtimes: Thursday 13th at 7pm, Friday 14th and Saturday 15th, both nights at 7pm and 9:30pm. 

June 1st, 2nd and 3rd, New York City, NY - Crooning to the music of Fleetwood Mac with The Losers Lounge at Joe's Pub at The Public Theater. Showtimes: Thursday 1st at 7pm, Friday 2nd at 7pm and 9:30pm, Saturday 3rd at 7pm and 9:30pm.

June 29th, New York City, NY - Lincoln Center Mid-Summer-Night-Swing Disco Dance Party with The Losers Lounge.  Come celebrate by dancing under the NYC skies or simply feasting your soul to some of the hottest disco hits from the Studio 54 era.  DJ starts at 6pm, showtime at 7:30pm.  A most beautiful and fun NYC summer event! 

July 10th, New York City, NY - Sid Gold's Request Room, performing in the musical project: "I Live To Rock And Roll" a rock opera by Jesse Krakow.  A one night only performance.  7:30pm doors, 8pm showtime. 

July 26th, New York City, NY - Lincoln Center - "NPR Music's Turning The Tables Live - Out Of Doors" concert with special guest performers. Go to www.lincolncenter.org in the "Festivals" section for details. Showtime 7pm. 

September 9th, Hastings, NY - Performing with Milton and his band at the Draper Park Festival at Hastings on the Hudson, NY.

September 15th, Boston MA - Disco party performing hits by Earth Wind & Fire, Stephanie Mills, Candy Staten, Donna Summer and on and on.... at Dewey Square Park in the heart of Boston with The Losers Lounge. Showtime 7pm.

September 16th, New York City, NY - Performing with The Loyales a special night of songs by Stevie Wonder, Paul McCartney, Fleetwood Mac and many more legendary artists.

October 19th, through 22nd, New York City, NY - Performing with The Losers Lounge at Joe's Pub, celebrating 30 years of The Bee Gees. Showtimes, Thursday 19th 7pm, Friday 20th 7pm and 9:30pm, Saturday 21 7pm and 9:30pm and Sunday 22nd matinee at 1pm.

October 22nd, New York City, NY - Following an incredible weekend of music with The Bee Gees comes the screams of electric guitars for the reprise of "I Love To Rock And Roll" - a Rock Opera by Jesse Krakow at Sid Gold's Request Room in Chelsea, NY.

December 7th, 8th and 9th, New York City, NY - Performing a special holiday show with The Losers Lounge - celebrating the gorgeous and unforgettable music of Burt Bacharach.  Thursday 7th at 7pm, Friday 8th at 7pm and 9:30pm, Saturday matinee at 1pm followed by a 7pm show and ending with a blow out 9:30pm show. Feast your ears and eyes on some of the most beautiful masterpieces ever created in the world of contemporary music.

February 1st, 2nd and 3rd, New York City, NY - Celebrating the ever incredible, fabulous and one of a kind Barbara Streisand with The Losers Lounge.  An exciting and glamorous night of the finest from an impossibly glorious catalog of songs from "Funny Girl", "A Star Is Born", "Yentil" and much more. Thursday thru Saturday, all showtimes are 7pm and 9:30pm. 

 

2016 performances:

January 29th, Brooklyn, NY - Winter Dance Party with The Loyales at 501 UNION event hall

February 14th, Boston, MA - With La La Brooks of The Crystals

February 15th, New York City, NY - Sid Gold's Request Room presents "Hair America" unplugged

February 18th, 19th & 20th, New York City, NY - Joe's Pub at The Public Theater with The Losers Lounge, performing the music of David Bowie. For show times visit the website: www.joespub.com

March 2nd, New York City, NY - Joe's Pub at The Public Theater with The Losers Lounge, Birthday tribute to Lou Reed, 7pm and 9:30pm showtimes. 

March 12th, New York City, NY - Milton Music at Rockwood Music Hall Stage 2, 7pm

March 24th, New York City, NY - Studio 63 Losers Lounge Dance Party at David Rubinstein Atrium at Lincoln Center, 7:30pm show time.

April 14th 7pm & 16th 7pm and 9:30pm show times, New York City, NY - Joe's Pub at The Public Theater with the Losers Lounge tribute to Lionel Richie and The Commodores. 

June 4th, New York City, NY - Joe's Pub at The Public Theater with The Losers Lounge tribute to The Beach Boys.  Show times 7pm and 9:30pm.

June 9th, New York City, NY - Losers Lounge private event.

June 11th, New York City, NY - The Loyales event at Parkside Lounge, lower east side.  Show time 9pm.

June 11th, New York City, NY - Classic Album Night at Berlin, alphabet city.  Show time 12 midnight.

June 16th, New York City, NY - Guest performer for The Tall Pines Revue. Lara Van Holt Champagne Lounge in the East Village.  Show time 8:30pm.

June 23rd, New York City, NY - Lincoln Center Mid-Summer Night celebration at the Damrosch outdoor stage with The Losers Lounge Saturday Night Fever Dance Party!  6:30pm, dancefloor opens. 7:30pm show time.

October 20th, 21st and 22nd, New York City, NY - Tribute to PRINCE with The Losers Lounge. 7pm and 9:30pm all three nights plus 1pm matinee on Saturday, Oct. 22nd. 

December 15th, 16th and 17th, New York City, NY - Tribute to Sir Elton John with The Losers Lounge. 7pm Thursday, 7pm and 9:30pm Friday and Saturday.

 
Everyone can rise above their circumstances and achieve success if they are dedicated to and passionate about what they do.
— Nelson Mandela