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by BWW News Desk
JM&A Productions has announced the Premiere of "Celebrating His Birthday, a Tribute To Frank Sinatra" on Saturday December 15th. The show will have one performance only at 8:00 p.m. debuting at Iguana NYC, 240 West 54rd Street Saturday December 15th. The audience will be taken on a musical celebration Frank Sinatra’s music.
The show features Gary Russo,The “2nd Avenue Sinatra.” Gary received both Local and National recognition when as a construction worker he would entertain on his lunch hour by singing Sinatra songs to the passersby. Gary also is the author of the book “Don’t Die With Your Song Unsung," an inspirational book for many who want to follow their dreams. Gary is currently working on releasing his first CD.
Michelle DellaFave is a former Dean Martin “Golddigger” and “Ding A Ling” Sister. Michelle has shared the stage with such talents as Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett and did two USO tours with Bob Hope. Michelle’s CD “Cool Burn” is available on CDBaby.com.
Contemporary Jazz Singer Carl Alfino will join this talented group putting his own smooth stylings on Sinatra classics. Carl’s freshman CD release was an album entitled “Smoothing Things Over” his rendition of “Deed I Do” enjoyed major radio play. Carl is currently working on a new CD which will add two original songs to his repertoire.
Special Guest Tamela D’Amico has been described as “Sinatra In Heels.” Her performance credentials include Feinstein’s, Catalina Jazz Club and The Metropolitan Room. She was recently cited as one of the Top 10 Jazz singers to watch in 2012. Ms. D’Amico’s debut album “Got A Little Story” is available everywhere fine music is sold. The album features some Sinatra tunes and was recorded in Studio A in Capitol Records Studios, the same studio as Frank Sinatra with his exact same microphone.
Running time approximately 90 minutes
Tickets are by reserve only.
Prices: All tickets $25.00
Location: Iguana NYC (Upstairs Lounge): 240 West 54th Street, NYC.