Peggy Lee Tribute Show Knocks Them Over In Jamestown

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JAMESTOWN (NewsDakota.com) Hundreds of Peggy Lee fans attended the “Miss Peggy Lee” tribute show Friday at the Reiland Fine Arts Center in Jamestown.

Stacy Sullivan & Steve Doyle perform at Reiland Fine Arts Center at Jamestown College. Photos by Steve Urness.

Nationally acclaimed jazz artists Stacy Sullivan, Jon Weber and Steve Doyle put on a show that was out of this world.

Singer Stacy Sullivan and pianist Jon Weber on stage at Reiland Fine Arts Center.

The audience said singer Sullivan was dialed into the spirit of Peggy Lee and the family members of Peggy Lee were stunned by her performance. Sullivan reminded the audience about how much North Dakota meant to Lee who grew up in Wimbledon as Norma Delores Egstrom living with her father in a train depot.

Lee's grandson Mike Foster (center) and his son Teagan (far left) express their emotions to singer Stacy Sullivan after the show. Photos by Steve Urness.

Family members of Lee told NewsDakota.com how special the performance of Sullivan was to them and what a fitting tribute it was to their grandmother Peggy Lee.

Peggy Lee fans look through the memorabilia on display inside the lobby of the Reiland Fine Arts Center.

Kate Stevenson of Jamestown College put on a good show singing some warm up numbers before Stacy Sullivan took the stage.

Granddaughter Holly Foster Wells and her brothers Mike and David Foster along with their children were overcome with emotion during the concert and presented Sullivan with bouquets of roses after the show.

Singer Stacy Sullivan and Ingstad Family Media's Steve Urness. Photo by David Foster courtesy of Jaiyen Digital Media, Los Angeles.

More Peggy Lee memorabilia.

Sullivan and national renowned pianist Jon Weber and bassist Steve Doyle said the music of Peggy Lee is wonderful and it was a fitting tribute to her and her family as the artists made their debut performance in North Dakota.

Peggy Lee singing with Louis Armstrong, Frank Sinatra and Bing Crosby.

Peggy Lee publicity photos.


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  • Bridgeviewer

    Great Show! A class act ,honoring a classic, classic, classic lady.
    Thanks KOVC
    Peter & Sandy Farrelly



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