On Monday, April 30th at 9:30pm Outer Critics Circle nominee Chester Gregory performs My Story Pt. 1 at The Triad Theatre, 158 West 72nd Street. Directed by Shaun Derik, featuring pianist Brian Whitted, Gregory describes My Story Pt. 1 as "An intimate evening sharing my story to music, with just a piano."
Chester Gregory burst onto the theater scene as Jackie Wilson in the "The Jackie Wilson Story" for which he received major acclaim. His Broadway debut was in the Tony Award Winning Musical Hairspray; other Broadway credits include Tarzan and Cry-Baby. On tour in Dreamgirls in 2009 he was awarded Best Supporting Actor by the NAACP Theater Awards for his powerful performance as James “Thunder” Early. Chester is currently starring in the smash-hit Broadway musical Sister Act for which he earned the Outer Critics Circle Award Nomination.
Though widely celebrated as a talented actor, Chester remains true to his love of music. This Just A Piano performance invites us to see Chester Gregory in a more personal setting.
A Presentation of Lee Summers' Just A Piano Concert Series, which celebrates its sixth year at the Triad Theatre. Since 2006 The Just A Piano Series has presented top recording artists, Broadway stars, Tony Award and Grammy Award Winners in a beautiful intimate setting.
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The Triad Theatre is located at 158 West 72nd Street (between Broadway & Columbus). For More information Please Visit: www.triadnyc.com.
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