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WHEN: Friday January 8, 2016, 8pm WHERE: George Street Playhouse, 9 Livingston Ave., New Brunswick
Confessions of a Rock Star tells a fascinating story about how a 31 year old Italian American went to bed one night as a garbage man and woke up the next day as a rock star with the hit “Blood and Roses.” Pat DiNizio guides you on an amazing journey into the past and present through the use of popular music, personal remembrances and a thrilling multimedia production consisting of innovative film footage and archival photos.
This captivating show features dynamic live band performances of The Smithereens' greatest hits as well as moving tributes to his heroes The Beatles and Buddy Holly. It's a stellar evening of music and memories that combines the grand tradition of the one-man-show with the master showmanship of a true rock and roll original. It’s a very intimate casual setting with the likable DiNizio telling stories between songs
WHEN: SATURDAY JANUARY 9, 2016; 8pm BURLESQUE-A-PADES is a sexy, sultry, randy and racy stage show featuring award winning Burlesque Queen Angie Pontani and a cast of todays top teasers and variety performers. This sizzling show harkens back to a more glamorous time in entertainment, evoking the classic imagery and feel of traditional burlesque, but with modern twists and turns that will have you cheering in the aisles.
Burlesque-A-Pades has toured the nation several times to rave reviews and sold out crowds. Recently the cast was hand picked by LADY GAGA to dance in her Emmy nominated PBS special Cheek to Cheek with TONY BENNETT.
Don’t miss your chance to see the best in burlesque, vaudeville, sideshow and variety entertainment! From side-splitting humor, earthquake inducing shimmies, spark igniting tap dances, high kicks and back flips and much-much more