Rollingexile from London England is stopping in Bridgeport on his mini U.S. tour. Featuring Charlie Hallinan and Rollingexile’s U.S. band members Nick “the stick” Carvalho, Sharon Zaubi and Chuck Beckman.
100% of the tickets sales will go to the Brain Tumor Alliance and the Parkinson’s Disease Foundation. Rollingexile and it’s band members and the staff of the Downtown Cabaret Theatre are volunteering there services for these great charities.
Wade Preston from Billy Joel‘s Broadway hit Movin’ Out delivers an impeccable show with time honored favorites and original compositions. It’s not often a man can sit in front of a piano and command full attention, but Mr. Preston can drop a stadium full of jaws, keeping his audiences engaged and participating.
Wade played the Piano Man role in Billy Joel and Twyla Tharp’s Broadway hit Movin’ Out for it’s entire 3 ½ year run, and starred in the national tours for the next few years.
Winner of four Tony Awards, including Best Musical, MEMPHIS follows the fame and forbidden love of a radio DJ who wants to change the world and a club singer who is ready for her big break. Inspired by true events from the underground dance clubs of 1950s Memphis, Tennessee, MEMPHIS will leave you feeling exhilarated by its explosive blend of electrifying music, soaring emotion and roof-raising energy.
The Rod Stewart Experience featuring national entertainer Rick Larrimore, whose sold-out tribute performances have earned standing ovations throughout America. Audiences will hear such Stewart hits as “Maggie May,” “Do You Think I’m Sexy,” “Some Guys Have All The Luck,” “Have You Ever Seen the Rain,” “Fooled Around and Fell in Love” as well as some of the “newer” oldies, from Stewart’s four Grammy Award-winning standards CD’s.
MOVIE SCREENING with LIVE FLOOR SHOW!
Parental Advisory: Event is open to all ages, but parental discretion is advised, as event contains mature subject matter not suitable for all audiences. For the imdb parental guide, click here: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0073629/parentalguide
John Mueller’s “Winter Dance Party” ® is the official live and authentic re-creation of Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and the Big Bopper’s final tour and the only show endorsed by the Holly, Valens and Richardson estates. Each live concert performance includes over two hours of unbridled, high voltage entertainment featuring all the hit songs of the 50’s era: That’ll Be The Day, Peggy Sue, Oh, Boy, Rave on, La Bamba, Chantilly Lace, and many, many more.
FIDDLER ON THE ROOF is a musical about Tevye, the father of five daughters, and his attempts to maintain his Jewish religious and cultural traditions, as outside influences encroach upon the family’s lives. He must cope both with the strong-willed actions of his three older daughters, who wish to marry for love, as each one’s choice of a husband moves further away from the customs of his faith. The musical was nominated for ten Tony Awards, winning nine, including Best Musical, score, book, direction and choreography. It spawned four Broadway revivals and a highly successful 1971 film adaptation, and the show has enjoyed enduring international popularity.
Bennie and the Jets is the world’s premiere Elton John Tribute Band. Bennie and the Jets is led by Greg Ransom whose vocals, on stage mannerisms, and piano playing are exactly like those of Elton John. Backed up by an incredible band of musicians, Greg has the ability to make you believe that you’re at an Elton John concert. If you were to attend an Elton John concert today, you would miss seeing the plumage and costumes of yesteryear. With Bennie and the Jets, you get both.
Damn the Torpedoes is the ultimate tribute to Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, mesmerizing audiences since 2007. Each member takes pride in playing the extensive Tom Petty catalogue live while sounding, acting and looking as closely as possible to the real thing. Whether performing note for note renditions of the studio recordings or engaging the audience with actual live versions of TPATH’s performances, patrons and venues can be assured that DTT will deliver the “AWE” factor EVERY TIME.
The Bell Bottom Blues tribute show covers material from all periods of Eric Clapton’s five decades long career. It includes Cream, Blind Faith, Derek and the Dominoes, his unplugged stuff, blues and everything that followed until the present day. Al Caprara’s voice has the same tone, texture and grind that Eric Clapton is famous for. Just close your eyes and listen to his amazing portrayal. This year the band is celebrating Eric Clapton’s 70th birthday with deep track and special selections from legendary live Clapton performances.
Based on the 1925 novel written by F. Scott Fitzgerald, THE GREAT GATSBY follows a cast of characters living in Long Island in the summer of 1922. The story primarily concerns the young and mysterious millionaire Jay Gatsby and his quixotic passion and obsession for the beautiful former debutante Daisy Buchanan. Considered to be Fitzgerald’s masterpiece, THE GREAT GATSBY creates a portrait of the Roaring Twenties and one man’s pursuit of the American Dream.
Performing across the nation since 2005, BARGAIN ® is the most requested Who Tribute band in North America. Revered for performing Who songs and entire albums exactly as they were originally recorded, Bargain recreates The Who like few other can. Fans can expect to hear such legendary tracks as “Pinball Wizard”, “Behind Blue Eyes”, and “My Generation”, along with timeless rock anthems such as “Won’t Get Fooled Again” and “Baba O Riley (aka “Teenage Wasteland”). The show also includes rock radio favorites “Who Are You”, “Squeeze Box”, “See Me, Feel Me” and the always-popular “Eminence Front”. Complete with on-stage theatrics that are trademarks of Who concerts, BARGAIN provides an experience which leaves audiences truly believing that they are witnessing an actual Who concert from the 1970’s. You owe it to yourself to check out BARGAIN’S astonishing tribute to the greatest Rock and Roll band of all time – THE WHO!
Winner of the Tony Award for Best Musical, EVITA tells Eva Peron’s passionate and unforgettable meteoric rise from the slums of Argentina to the presidential mansion as First Lady. Adored by her people as a champion for the poor, she became one of the most powerful women in the world — while her greed, outsized ambition and fragile health made her one of the most tragic. The musical spawned a hit film featuring Madonna and features some of theater’s most beautiful songs, including “Don’t Cry for Me Argentina,” “Another Suitcase in Another Hall” and “High Flying, Adored.”
Since its formation, Desert Highway Band “A tribute to the Eagles” continues to captivate & entertain major audiences. They attribute this achievement by performing a non-stop journey via numerous radio hits, top ten singles, and album favorites. Both musically and visually, they present the excitement of a live Eagles concert.
Desert Highway Band is a passionate group of six talented professionals of studio and concert tour veterans with major recording artists, who together recreate ‘live’ the inspired rich vocal harmonies and intricate guitar styles made famous by the legendary Eagles. From the country inspired “Take it easy” to the soaring guitar layered rock anthem “Hotel California” to the provocative edge of destruction lyricism “life in the fast lane”. Desert Highway Band -“A tribute to the Eagles”- channels the music of this legendary band that to this day, continues to resonate with long-time and new found fans of all ages.
The Soft Parade is revered worldwide as the premiere Doors tribute show. They recreate, with stunning accuracy, the primal, poetic atmosphere of a vintage Doors concert. The Soft Parade has toured 20 countries, been joined onstage by original Doors guitarist Robby Krieger and has performed hundreds of concerts worldwide.
A critical smash on Broadway and in London, the two-time Tony Award winning hit musical AMERICAN IDIOT tells the story of three lifelong friends, forced to choose between their dreams and the safety of suburbia. Their quest for true meaning in a post 9/11 world leads them on the most exhilarating theatrical journey of the season. Based on Green Day’s GRAMMY Award-winning multi-platinum album, AMERICAN IDIOT boldly takes the American musical where it’s never gone before. Featuring the hits “Boulevard of Broken Dreams,” “21 Guns,” “Wake Me Up When September Ends,” “Holiday” and the blockbuster title track.
The Green River show is very faithful to a live CCR performance. Listeners enjoy a full show of their favorite CCR classics including “Bad Moon Rising,” “Proud Mary,” “Up Around the Bend” and songs that Creedence would turn into live jams such as Born on the Bayou and Susie Q. The band makes a costume change and comes back to perform solo John Fogerty classics including The Old Man Down the Road and Centerfield capturing the energy of his current show.
John Sebastian has been thrilling audiences for nearly forty years and ever since the debut of Lovin’ Spoonful – America’s answer to the British Invasion, Sebastian has remained in-demand as a solo artist, studio musicians, TV/film scorer and songwriter. With top ten hits like, “Do You Believe In Magic,” “Summer In the City,” “Daydream” (to name a few), more than two dozen albums, and performances on stages around the world, Sebastian has repeatedly carved his own niche in the musical rule books. His inner voice plays a powerful role in his life and guides him well. Today, John continues to tour both solo and with the infamous J Band.