Molly Ringwald acts, writes books, and sings jazz. As an actress of stage and screen, Ringwald earned a Golden Globe nomination at age thirteen, and went on to star in numerous films, including the iconic films Sixteen Candles, The Breakfast Club, and Pretty in Pink. As a jazz singer she tours a crowd pleasing concert act An Evening with Molly Ringwald with her quartet. Since her debut jazz album on Concord Records was released in April 2013, Ringwald and her band have performed over 200 concerts in seven countries.
Bob Ringwald, former Placer County resident and co-founder of the Sacramento Traditional Jazz Society, has long been a staple artist in the California Jazz scene for over 40 years. This rare appearance with his daughter makes this show a “must see” event.
Dynamic front-man, Peter Petty has recorded with Elektra recording artists Papa’s Culture and Columbia Records’ Cake. Peter sang with the Sacramento Opera through eight seasons, and as a bandleader has performed for the Sacramento French Film Festival, the Sacramento Ballet, the Crocker Art Museum, the Mondavi Center, and the Sacramento Music Festival and Jazz Jubilee. He is the singing, swinging bandleader of his own 13 piece swing band.