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The Greatest Piano Men To Perform At NJPAC

originally published: 07/11/2018

The Greatest Piano Men To Perform At NJPAC

(NEWARK, NJ) -- Experience the world premiere of The Greatest Piano Men– a tribute to the greatest piano icons in music history.   With an 8-piece band and 3 pianos on stage, The Greatest Piano Men celebrates the songs from Beethoven to Billy Joel (“Only The Good Die Young”), Elton John (“Rocket Man”), Stevie Wonder (“Superstition”), and Ray Charles (“Georgia On My Mind”) and many more; its solid rock ‘n roll classics from start to finish. The Greatest Piano Men will perform at the Victoria Theater @ New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) in Newark on August 15. 

The Greatest Piano Men features Donnie Kehr who was in the original Broadway Cast of Jersey Boys, The Who’s TOMMY and can be heard singing on the Grammy-winning soundtracks to both Broadway projects.

Kehr, who also created The Greatest Piano Men show and serves as host, is looking forward to the premiere of his dream. “I’ve been playing piano for almost 40 years and I just wanted to create a show full of hits …Billy Joel, Beethoven, Jerry Lee Lewis, Scott Joplin, Ray Charles, Liberace, Fats Domino, Stevie Wonder and Elton John. A really unique rock concert.”

Following their performance in Newark on August 15, they will head to the Capitol Theatre in Port Chester on August 16 and NYCB Theatre in Westbury on August 17. 

Ticket Information: Showtime 7:30pm. Tickets - $49.50 - $59.50  (plus applicable fees) available online at NJPAC.org, by phone at 1-888-GO-NJPAC (1-888-466-5722) and in person at NJPAC Box Office located at 1 Center Street in Newark. 


 





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Event calendar
Thursday, Jul 19, 2018


MUSIC

BRIAN KIRK AND THE JIRKS @ Asbury Lanes, Asbury Park - 9:00pm

FUTURE GENERATIONS @ The Saint, Asbury Park - 7:30pm

Petal & Camp Cope @ House of Independents, Asbury Park - 8:00pm

Tomorrow's Bad Seeds @ The Wonder Bar, Asbury Park - 9:00pm

Dramarama / The Brixton Riot @ Belmar Beach (5th Avenue), Belmar - 7:00pm

Zac Brown Band @ BB&T Pavilion, Camden - 7:00pm

Mark Gross Quartet Jazz Concert @ Englewood Public Library, Englewood - 7:30pm

BRIAN WILSON: PET SOUNDS: THE FINAL PERFORMANCES @ Mayo Performing Arts Center (MPAC), Morristown - 8:00pm

Horizon Foundation Sounds of the City: EPMD & Universal Hip Hop Museum @ Chambers Plaza @ New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC), Newark - 5:00pm

MAMTG's Student Music Festival '19 @ The Westin Hotel Princeton, NJ , Princeton - 4:00pm







THEATRE

Chapter Two @ Cape May Stage, Cape May - 8:00pm

The 1940s Cabaret @ Emlen Physick Estate, Cape May - 7:00pm

Capital Productions Presents: Cabaret @ Middletown Arts Center, Middletown - 8:00pm

The Other Place by Sharr White @ Arts Council of Princeton, Princeton - 8:00pm

Low Lights- A staged reading series @ Black Box PAC, Teaneck - 7:00pm

Linger @ Premiere Stages at Kean University, Union - 8:00pm


FILM

JOHN CLEESE AND THE HOLY GRAIL @ Bergen Performing Arts Center (bergenPAC), Englewood - 7:30pm

The Last Dalai Lama? - Art Of Living Well series @ Hopewell Theater, Hopewell - 8:00pm

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