DUELING DIVAS starring RUTH KAYE and MAGGIE WORSDALE
Two dynamic singers, Ruth Kaye and Maggie Worsdale team up to present this
lively new act. These two well-known and popular performers perform solo renditions of show tunes and pop songs, each in their own individual style, and duets in a great blend of sound and personality. Both Ruth and Maggie have received critical acclaim for their own one-woman shows, which they have presented to audiences across the country.
RUTH KAYE - MULTIPLE SHOWS
A veteran of more than 50 musical productions, Ruth has presented her one-woman shows at theaters, arts centers, temples and adult communities in 28 states in the USA and Canada.
SHOW STOPPERS OF THE STARS - In this dynamic act, Ruth recreates the characters from many
of Broadway's hit musicals with her rich singing voice that ranges from soprano
to brassy belt. Her background of stage performances brings to life some of
musical theatre's most interesting women.
MY GRANDMOTHER, MY MOTHER & ME is an inter-generational program in which Ruth Kaye dramatizes 100 years in a Jewish family, using narrative, monologues and songs. The songs include Yiddish and Israeli folk melodies, liturgical pieces, and Broadway show tunes., which are used to help tell the story. This touching, amusing program is appropriate for all ages and is specifically geared for a Jewish audience.
WE'RE STILL HERE! A CELEBRATION OF THE GOLDEN YEARS - Ruth Kaye celebrates the good things about growing older: the joys, the good fortune, the wisdom and the memories. Blending personal anecdotes and clever observations about senior life with appropriate popular songs and show tunes, Ruth weaves a charming pastiche, while the audience sings along, laughs and sheds a tear or two. This is the perfect show for senior audiences!
Darren was recently voted the PETER ALLEN VARIETY ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR and BEST MALE VOCAL PERFORMER by his peers at the MO AWARDS - Australia's top honors for excellence in live entertainment. So far he has won five MO Awards and two ACE (Australian Cabaret Entertainment) Awards for BEST MALE VOCALIST.
DARREN WLLIAMS - POPERATIC - With the rare ability to sing everything from pop to opera, Darren captivates audiences with his Aussie charm and amazing four octave range. His highly acclaimed show, POPERATIC is irresistible to young and old alike, and with a repertoire spanning several languages, Darren has true international appeal.
As well as appearing in various musicals and television shows, Darren has also traveled the world as a headline act for a wide array of corporate clients and luxury cruise lines.
From contemporary hits to the classics, Darren's unique show is always changing, tailored to suit each individual audience. He can perform with either live musicians or his state-of-the-art backing tracks.
DARREN WLLIAMS - BROADWAY BLOCKBUSTERS - Hot on the heels of his much loved
POPERATIC and PETER ALLEN shows, Australia's Award Winning Entertainer presents this new show, with his amazing four-octave vocal range and electrifying personality. Described as a cross between Hugh Jackman and ll Divo, Darren sings your favorite songs from the greatest musicals including PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, LES MISERABLES, MAMA MlA, THE MAN OF LA MANCHA and more.
JAYCEE - is a powerhouse in the performance arena. Her bold signature voice embraces the true effervescence of America’s rich musical past and present. She has been featured at the famed Lincoln Center, notable jazz and blues venues, as well as A-list nightclubs, and cruise ships. JayCee delights audiences singing our national anthem in sports arenas and concert venues around the country. Whether it’s a sensual ballad, a cabaret favorite, a hit Broadway show tune, a foot-stompin’ favorite, jazz, country, or soul, JayCee sings it all!
SUZIE CRUZ - Suzi performs an amazing variety of songs ranging from Broadway shows, zany comedy, impersonations of famous singers, 40's, 50's & 60's nostalgia and more, using fun costume changes. She has performed with many stars and sung on cruise ships, in Europe and across the USA.
The Belle Tones - This beautiful, sexy female trio sings, dances and performs the music of the 20's through the 80's, plus Broadway, jazz, holiday music and patriotic tunes for themed shows.
VINCENT TALARICO - The critics have named him “one of most versatile and hard working performers of our time”. Vincent’s scope of talent is rare and unmatched in this day and age. There simply is no other performer of his caliber. He sings ALL genres of music, dances, tells jokes, stories, performs impressions and yes even plays the drums.
TRE BELLA - Known as "three beauties, one voice," these multi-talented singers have played at major venues across the USA, and have been featured at numerous ltalian festivals. Their large repertoire includes dance songs, 20's-60's hits, Rat Pack songs, ltalian songs and a wide array of Holiday music.
WILLIAM MICHALS - This outstanding baritone has played leading roles on Broadway in Beauty And The Beast and the recent revival of South Pacific. He has also starred in productions of Les Miserables, Chicago, Man of La Mancha, Phantom, and Sweeney Todd, among others. Concert appearances include Carnegie Hall, The Palace, The Kennedy Center, The Rainbow Room and The Plaza. He also appears regularly with many symphony orchestras across the USA.
MICHELE SEXTON - A former Miss New Jersey and Miss America top talent winner, soprano Michele Sexton has been hailed in the press as "an artist worth discovering with her big flexible voice and shining tone". She has performed extensively with opera companies and theatre groups throughout the U.S.A.
and Europe, and recently toured China with the Hollywood Concert Orchestra, singing Broadway and cinema favorites.
KATHY GRAHAM - presents THE GREAT AMERICAN SONGBOOK. A consummate professional, this outstanding vocalist boasts a 4-octave range. Kathy performs Broadway show tunes, blues, jazz, pop and rock music, with innovative renditions of some of the world's most beautiful songs. Audiences across the country have been thrilled by her up-beat arrangements and vocally charged ballads. This talented singer has performed with the late Alan King, Rich Little, Freddy Roman, Yakov Smirnoff and many more.
A GRAND NIGHT FOR SINGING - starring WILLIAM MICHALS & MICHELE SEXTON - The show-stopping voices of these two outstanding singers combine in a duo presentation that leaves audiences screaming for more! Both of these seasoned professionals have a long list of credits: William has starred on Broadway in many shows, including the recent revival of SOUTH PACIFIC. Michele recently toured China as guest soloist with The Hollywood Concert Orchestra. Together this amazing
baritone and fabulous soprano make beautiful music.
Broadway Concert Live - LES MIZ Broadway cast stars Barbra Russell and Ron Sharpe perform hit B'way songs from past and current blockbuster shows. They can also augment the show with additional Broadway veteran performers. Supported by a cast of outstanding young performers, they can present an act of 90 to 120 minutes, depending on budget.
MAGGIE WORSDALE - THE GREAT AMERICAN SONGBOOK - This rich collection of songs spanning from 1911 to 1969 features hits by Berlin, Kern, Gershwin, Mercer, Rodgers & Hammerstein and more. Maggie also tells the stories behind their creation and success.
WENDY AND RIK - From Beatles to Broadway and in between, this talented duo present a lively, entertaining show. Their act can include songs in different languages, and they also can present a program geared for Jewish organizations.
LAURA ROTH - SINGING STARS OF THE 1960'S - Combining equal parts of music, comedy and acting, this outstanding professional singer, actress and comedienne utilizing costumes from her vast collection presents a potpourri of impersonations of the greatest female entertainers of our era. She has performed on television, radio and the stage, and wowed audiences from NYC to London and Paris.
Stiletto & The Sax Man - This leading duo of the nationally touring Act Joey Arminio & "The Family" delivers a great show for your event. You will hear all your favorite songs from their shows that make them so popular like doo wop, oldies and rat pack songs plus some light jazz, soft rock and current hits. Music from the 40’s through today! Get a really big sound without a really big group. Joey wails on the sax, trumpet, guitar and vocals. Doreen wows with her voice, her dancing and percussion. Great for Cocktail Parties, Restaurants, Luncheons, Corporate events – wherever the fun is!
WARREN SCHEIN - In his outstanding program REMEMBERING MEL AND MORE, Warren Schein presents a tribute to singer Mel Torme. Warren is nicknamed "Velvet Mist" since his voice and style emulates Mel's perfectly. Warren also performs FROM BROADWAY TO THE BORSCHT BELT which includes pop standards, show tunes. and old favorites, with a dash of humor. His act delights audiences of all ages who are fans of Mel Torme, jazz and Big Band music.
LEE GLANTZ - This outstanding singer/pianist’s repertoire runs the gamut from “The Great American Songbook” to The Beatles, Elton John, Billy Joel, Peter Allen and more, along with their biographical info and personal anecdotes. One of his most popular programs features the music & life of Cole Porter. Lee can tailor his programs to suit any audience.
Testimonial from Michael Feinstein about Lee Glantz. He was at a performance where Lee was playing. “Listening to Lee perform American Popular Standards is pure joy. He really knows these songs and plays and sings them with freshness, musicality and impeccable technique. He’s a charming entertainer and I was transported by his music. It’s clear he loves what he does, and you will too.”
KENNETH WASSER - Baritone KEN WASSER has played leading roles in numerous musicals including FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, KISMET, CAROUSEL and OKLAHOMA, to name a few. He is a featured vocalist with The Garden State Symphonic Band and has starred in many productions with Plays in the Park, Cabaret For Life, Liberty State Park and New Jersey's famed PNC Arts Center.
Ken's program includes Broadway, Operetta, and Pop song selections.
N. CAMERON CHANDLER - A dynamic singer with a big, rich baritone voice. His repertoire covers musical theater, the Big Band era, classical arias and contemporary standards, jazz, pop & blues.. His vibrant rendition of "Old Man River" evokes memories of the sound of Paul Robeson. Cameron has toured the eastern and western seaboards, the Poconos, Atlantic City, Canada and Jamaica, as well as with the international radio show Family Radio for four years.
DOMINIQUE AND JULIAN - An outstanding duo, their powerful voices draw raves from audiences everywhere. Their full repertoire of styles from pop to standards, includes songs in four languages. In addition, Julian performs vocal impression of Pavarotti, Elvis, Sinatra, Louis Armstrong and many more. Both singers are featured on commercials and recordings.
MORENO FRUZZETTI - Moreno, a native of Pisa, Italy, is a diversified vocalist who performs pop music to classical to the American song book. His performance ranges from an Andrea Bocelli song, to a Tom Jones song, to classical pieces like Nessun Dorma. His mixed show and choice of over 200 songs from his recordings is a big hit with American audiences. He has performed in numerous venues throughout the USA, Canada, Australia, France and Italy.
THOMAS STALLONE - This amazing baritone has performed with opera companies and orchestras
across the USA and Europe. He sings frequently on major cruise ships, in a program of opera, pop and show tunes.
ETERNAL MUSIC STARRING LUDMILA AND SERGEY - These two talented performers, dramatic soprano and baritone, combine to present an excellent program of opera, popular and traditional songs, and can perform in Yiddish and Hebrew. Sergey is Russian-born and musically trained, Ludmila is an honored Ukranian singer. This outstanding duo has performed widely in their homeland, and in the USA, Europe and the far East.
ERIC MICHAEL GILLETT - A MAC and Bistro Award winning vocalist, Eric's cabaret shows receive standing ovations at every performance. His Broadway credits include KISS ME KATE and SWEET SMELL OF SUCCESS, and New York City Opera's productions of PIRATES OF PENZANCE and CANDIDE, among others. Off Broadway and Regional theater performances include a critically acclaimed portrayal of Jacquot in CARNIVAL at New Jersey's Paper Mill Playhouse. For twelve years he was the Ringmaster of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, touring the USA and appearing on countless TV and radio programs. He has also released several solo CD recordings.
THE CHIMENTIS – BROADWAY BABIES - Kathy and Michael Chimenti have performed together in many productions of Broadway musicals in a long list of theaters around the country. Married both on and off-stage, their concert act is a celebration of their joint love of musical theater.
RICHARD ANZIVINO - This outstanding DJ/Singer performs favorites in the styles of the "pop greats" like Sinatra, Bennett, Elvis, Darin and more. Richard's show can be booked as a DJ, singer or a combination of both. His presentations have enhanced hundreds of private parties, organization events and conventions.
THE MUSIC OF THE NIGHT - THE PHANTOM UNMASKED -
Cris Groenendaal has portrayed The Phantom on Broadway in 860 performances of THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, as well as numerous other roles in Broadway shows. Some of them include SWEENEY TODD, SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE and A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORUM. His exciting solo show has been featured with many symphony orchestras and presented at numerous performing arts centers. Audiences thrill to his magnificent voice in renditions of songs from THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, as well as music by Sondheim, Rodgers & Hammerstein, Berlin, and many others. Mr. Groenendaal is accompanied by his wife Sue Anderson, who is currently the pianist for SPAMALOT, and has conducted orchestras on Broadway and across the USA.
"Two of the most thrilling voices you will ever hear..."
"From Broadway to nightclubs to television, Don Meritt & Annette Moreau weave a spell of warmth and excitement that captivates every audience. These two versatile performers can sing it all without compromise!"
Meritt & Moreau - If you love great music and superb singing... if you love good clean fun and laughing out loud... if you love a little romance and being thoroughly entertained, then you will love Don Meritt and Annette Moreau. These two sensational performers combine good looks, humor, and sensitivity in an act that's bursting with energy, enthusiasm, and an obvious love of music. They offer their audience some of the greatest music ever written, from the finest broadway show tunes, the best in popular music, past and present, and even opera, all performed with clever staging, audience participation and superlative musical arrangements.
BELLA NOTTE - Don't let their stage names fool you, Don Meritt and Annette Moreau are first and second generation Italian Americans who grew up surrounded by music. In this unforgettable evening of music and laughter, you'll hear all your favorite songs, both old and new, from Mala Femmina to Andrea Bocelli's "Con Te Partiro!".
BALLAD OF AMERICA - This show features the greatest patriotic songs ever written presented with pride, reverence and an honesty that will touch every heart. These cherished and time honored songs are brilliantly performed by the multi-talented Don Meritt and Annette Moreau. They captivate their audiences with warmth, excitement, humor and two of the most thrilling voices you will ever hear.
HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS! - A celebration of the holiday season featuring the marvelous talents and fabulous singing voices of Don Meritt and Annette Moreau. Many of your favorite holiday songs are here including an uproarious contemporary version of The Twelve Days of Christmas that will have you falling out of your seat with laughter! Sensational performers, great music and wonderful comedy wrapped up with all the trimmings! This is the holiday show you've been looking for.
HAL JEFFRIN - Hal Jeffrin's glorious baritone voice and exciting performance style make him one of the most sought after performers for organizational events and resort communities coast to coast. Hal specializes in classic Broadway show stoppers, which he can blend with some of the favorites from the land of Israel, Yiddish theater and Cantorial tradition. Hal's show can be tailored to your group's individual taste.
Hal Jeffrin has starred in Off broadway productions, has sung in Carnegie Hall and has shared the stage with such well-known celebritites as Jackie Mason, Rodney Dangerfield, Alan King, Rita Moreno, and Joy Behar. Follow the advice of show business magazine "Hal Jeffrin is sensational - Don't miss him!"
KAREN LUSCHAR - Karen is an outstanding singer/dancer whose work has been seen on Broadway, Off-Broadway, in numerous National tours, Regional Theaters and cruise ships. She performs a variety of seven different programs revolving around different themes, all of which will delight your audience. SINGING FOR VICTORY is a nostalgic mix of the fun and heartfelt songs everyone knew and loved during World War I. Karen's other shows are entitled CHASING RAINBOWS - SONGS OF JUDY GARLAND; A LULLABY OF BROADWAY; SINATRA - TIME AFTER TIME; THIS THING CALLED LOVE; LET'S GET AWAY FROM IT ALL, and MISTLETOE AND HOLLY.
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