LTV'S AMERICAN SONGBOOK THEN & NOW
Courting the Jester:
A Musical Salute to Danny Kaye
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED
DUE TO SCHEDULING CONFLICTS -
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Conceived, directed and performed by Bob Spiotto
Musical Direction and arrangements by pianist Peter A. Pece
From Brooklyn to the Borscht Belt to Broadway and beyond,
David Daniel Kaminski - better known to millions as Danny Kaye - delighted audiences throughout the world and touched our souls with laughter.
Actor, director, and producer Bob Spiotto pulls out all the stops in this supremely entertaining tribute to one of America’s most beloved and honored entertainers, which includes an overview of Danny Kaye’s remarkable life and career, anecdotes and fascinating stories; and most deliciously, performances of some of Danny’s unforgettable,classic songs: The Ugly Duckling, Ballin’ the Jack, Choreography, Dinah, Molly Malone, The Maladjusted Jester, Tchaikovsky (and other Russians) and more.
“...Bob Spiotto is a consummate professional…” - Alina Bloomgarden, Lincoln Center