Gregg Clemons

greggclemonsCBS Recording Artist Gregg Clemons now calls South West Florida his home after performing this past year at the Casino de Madeira on the island of Madeira, Portugal. Currently Gregg is wowing audiences of all ages with unforgettable renditions of classics like “Sway, ” “Come Fly with Me,” “Unforgettable,” and “That’s Life,” as well as MoTown hits such as “Dancin’ In The Streets” and “Get Ready.” His soulful voice is powerfully moving on show-stopping tunes like “Unchained Melody” and “Hallelujah.” This entertaining show not only brings a crowd to the dance floor, it is clear that Gregg’s voice is in a league of its own. This is truly a world-class act.

 

 

Yaniv Zarif

yanivYaniv Zarif, American Polyglot and Singer of 32 languages, brings an incredibly unique and heartwarming show with “Music Beyond Language.” Leading up to the development of his linguistic passion, Yaniv has been seen on stage in New York City with the likes of Robin Williams, Harvey Fierstein, Mario Cantone and more of Broadway’s biggest stars. Music Beyond Language brings together all audiences from around the world without the barrier of one language and celebrates a mixture of culture and entertainment.

Michael Minor

Singer/Ventriloquist/Impersonator Michael Minor!

If you like Terry Fator, you will love Michael! As a singing ventriloquist, he can impersonate both old and new entertainers alike. He will impress you with the speed at which he and his “Special Guests” can take turns singing a song together, as well as amaze you with his dead-on impersonations.

Michael is an incredible and versatile singer who can sing every style from Country to Broadway and Crooners to Rock ‘n Roll.  Michael likes to think of the audience as family, so don’t be surprised if he grabs you for a joke, a dance or even to sing with him.  Sit back, relax and enjoy the many talents of Michael Minor.

Kevin Spirtas

Direct from starring as “Corny Collins” in the Las Vegas Production of HAIRSPRAY! Spirtas can be seen touring the country and seven seas performing his hit musical one-man show “Night & Days.

In this exciting, tuneful, and energetic concert, Kevin takes you on a tour of his career highlights, from his Broadway debut to his years as Dr. Craig Wesley on Days of Our Lives – and he brings down the house time and again, whether crooning his way through a beautiful ballad or dancing and singing from a plethora of classic Broadway shows like A Chorus Line, Phantom Of The Opera, West Side Story, Camelot, Chicago, The Boy From Oz, and many others.

Daniel Panetta

Daniel Panetta has spent the last year building a reputation as Canada’s next singing sensation!

His obsessive love for Rock, Jazz and Opera and his unique capability to masterfully perform all three has garnered him international acclaim. Amongst the many highlights of his young career is being the youngest performer in 21 years to command the main stage at the Beaches Jazz Festival in Toronto.

Daniel’s audience cotinues to grow in numbers and spans across the country. He’s had shows in Montreal with 18,000 spectators, Ottawa with 10,000 people, and wowed an audience of over 500,000 in Toronto at the Taste of the Danforth  Street Festival.

As well, he travelled to Europe as a special guest and the only foreign performer to participate in 2 prestigious music festivals to crowds of 15,000 and 25,000.  These performances were televised live and were watched by over 4 million viewers. Daniel also performed a sold-out show at the Powerade Centre in Brampton this past August.  This concert was televised and shown in the U.S., Australia, Canada, Brazil, Cuba and parts of Europe to a viewership of over 5 million people.  Daniel recently performed with European legend Peppino Di Capri at Place Des Artes in Montreal and was the featured performer at The Celebration of the Arts Festival in York Region Ontario, Canada.

In an era when quality live performance is again at the forefront of the entertainment industry, a talent like Daniel Panetta will never be overlooked, but thrown into the spotlight he deserves.

Joe Longthorne

Direct from the UK with over 40 years in show business, Joe is recognized as Britain’s finest vocalist and live performer in his own right, with gold and platinum albums to his name. He is one of a very few select vocalists who are described as song stylists, an instantly recognized voice that has the ability to stamp his name on every song he performs and make it his own.

Longthorne also has an incredible gift for impersonations. His repertoire is packed full, from his signature impression of Dame Shirley Bassey to Tony Bennett, Andy Williams, Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davis Jr., Dean Martin, Bob Hope, Al Jolson, Tom Jones, Barry Manilow, Johnny Mathis, David Bowie, Michael Jackson—the list is endless. Dame Shirley Bassey once said, “He’s just the best. He can do me better than I can do myself.” Tony Bennett described Joe as a “Voice In a Million.” A quote from the Sinatra, Martin & Davis families said, “Had Joe been around in the 60’s, Frank, Dean and Sammy could have had a night off and he could have performed the whole show!”

Jeannie Lynn Gray

Now starring in her popular, one-woman show “Shades of Gray,” which has some of the best-loved songs of Broadway and Standards and a few lesser-known songs close to Gray’s heart.

Originally from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Jeanne grew up in the South Florida area. Though she had a love of music and theatre from an early age, thanks to her mother, it wasn’t until high school that the acting bug really hit her. It was there and at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York that Jeanne learned to harness and shape the talent and creativity that she uses today.

In 2004 Jeanne was chosen as the title role of Queen in the Cy Coleman/Ira Gasman musical “The Life.” The wildly successful performance earned her critical success and netted her both the Carbonell and Curtain Up Awards for Best Actress in a Musical. Following her success in “The Life,” Jeanne was cast as Vicki in the musical “The Last Session,” which earned her a 2005 Carbonell nomination for Best Actress in a Musical. Since then Jeanne has appeared and starred in many traveling productions and musical revues.

Jeanne’s talents also include script writing and producing: Co-writer and producer of the show “A Question of Time” in 2006, director and producor of the musical revue “Butter My Popcorn with Broadway” and assistant director of numerous productions with the revue company KP Productions (kpproductions.org).

Stepping outside of theatre, Jeanne has been performing with the band TK Blue (tkblueband.com) – an electrifying three-girl group that fronts a stellar band whose repertoire includes Jazz, Blues, Rock ‘N Roll and Motown.

Jeanne has also been performing with her own band, entertaining at Mayor’s Galas to Jazz Festivals, with its unique blend of Standards, Jazz and Broadway tinged with a bit of a Latin Beat.

Debi Lewin

Born and raised in the rock and roll city of Cleveland, Ohio, Debi Lewin has more than 29 years of experience in show business as a professional singer, entertainer, dancer, band manager and producer. Her knowledge of music comes from a history of three generations of musicians. The Lewin family is recognized for their vast musical backgrounds spanning from classical and theatrical to rock ‘n roll.

Lewin started her career in 1980 in musical theater starring in such productions as “Evita” playing the notorious Eva Peron, Cassie in “A Chorus Line” and also producing and performing in many Broadway reviews and One Woman Shows. Moving from genre to genre and singing in four languages makes her very versatile.

Performing in Las Vegas with Wayne Newton at the “Sand’s Hotel” and on the Jerry Lewis Telethon has been one of the many highlights of Lewin’s career. She has also performed in Las Vegas at “Caesar’s Palace,” “The Aladdin,” “Sahara,” “Stratosphere” and “The Riviera Hotel.”

Co-hosting The Dennis Lewin Radio Show in Cleveland on 1300 WERE in the late 1990’s and managing and performing in “The Cover Girls” voted #1 band in Cleveland, Lewin has also had the pleasure of performing with or doing background vocals for Lou Gramm, Andy Kim, Ron Dante, The Scintas, Eric Carmen, Mitch Ryder, Chris Montez, Felix Cavaliere, Maxine Nightingale, Southside Johnny, Deniece Williams, Patty Smythe, Kim Carnes, Louis Prima Jr., and the beat goes on.

Lewin has also had the pleasure of promoting shows for Sonny Geraci of “The Outsiders,” and recently performed with Paul Shaffer and “The David Letterman Band” at “The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.” During the holiday season of 2008, Lewin had the pleasure of performing with TV and stage and recording star “Billy Hufsey.”

Over the 10-year period of 1997-2007, Lewin performed in Cleveland and across the country with the nationwide popular Pink Floyd tribute band, “Wish You Were Here,” as well as singing background vocals, both recorded and live, for “Beau Coup” and Michael Stanley.

Leandra Ramm

Leandra Ramm has a versatility in music that is reflected in her career to date. 

Opera- and classically-trained, she’s recently been performing throughout the Caribbean and Europe as lead singer on Celebrity Cruises.  Before that, she played the lead role of Annie in “Hell’s Kitchen The Musical” at the Hudson Guild Theater in Manhattan.  Another recent role was Leila in “Iolanthe” at the International Gilbert and Sullivan Festival, performing at the Buxton Opera House in England.

Will & Anthony Nunziata

Dubbed by The Wall Street Journal as being “blessed with strong voices and leading man looks” and by The New York Times as “displaying an engagingly brassy professionalism,” Will & Anthony are enchanting audiences across the country and around the world with their acclaimed concerts singing fresh arrangements of popular music, standards, show tunes, and contemporary music, along with their fun and improvised comedic interplay with each other and audiences.

Fernando Varela

Fernando Varela’s strong tenor was featured in the 2005 Puerto Rican Parade produced by Walt Disney and televised internationally on Telemundo. Varela has sung in 24 countries and receives acclaim wherever he performs. He puts his heart into each number and lifts the audience to the realms of enjoyment.

Laurie Miller

Laurie Miller’s professional appearances range from musical theater to lavish revues, intimate jazz clubs and major label recording projects. Miller is known in the industry as one of the original members and creators of the pop-hit group Exposé. Their debut album “EXPOSED” is documented in the Rolling Stone Rock and Roll Hall of Fame history book for having more Top 10 hits than The Beatles or The Supremes had on their debut album.

Laurie is also the CEO and founder of XICA Productions (shee-ka). Known internationally, XICA Productions is acclaimed for creating unique and artistic atmosphere in diverse entertainment venues using unusual entertainers, creative lighting and décor.

Originally from Miami, Florida, Laurie spends most of her time performing on some of the world’s most prestigious cruise lines as well as at corporate events and theatrical productions worldwide.

Marcia McClain

Off-Broadway and TV Star, Marcia Mclain great voice has been heard in New York as Sandy in “Grease” and opposite Raul Julia in “Where’s Charley?” She also starred for years in CBS’s “As The World Turns” great singing plus great acting equals an evening of blissful enjoyment.

David Orson

David’s passionate performances have brought comparisons to such artists as Josh Groban and Harry Connick Jr. But, you’ll also hear the influence of such great singers as Sinatra, Elvis, Freddie Mercury and Nat King Cole. He also draws from the catalogs of such revered composers as Gershwin, Berlin and Porter.

JC

Female singer/songwriter from New York, Jill Driesen Cohen, has entertained audiences nationwide. She mesmerizes with her powerful renditions of songs by Barbra Streisand, Bette Midler, Celine Dion, Cher and many more. An exciting evening is in store when JC unleashes that phenomenal voice.

Lou Villano

With a powerful voice and magnetic stage presence Lou Villano is truly a dynamic entertainer.  He has received praise from songstress Julie Budd saying, “You are a fabulous singer … a major talent”.

You may have seen Lou perform with the Hallandale & Sugar Pops Symphony Orchestras, at some of the outdoor festivals in Jupiter’s Abacoa, Port St. Lucie, or in many of the community theaters and clubhouses from Miami to Northern Florida.   All this, along with the release & success of his debut CD album “Dreams Do Come True” keeps Lou very busy.

Marieann Meringolo

Marieann thrills audiences wherever she performs, including New York City venues Feinstein’s at Loews Regency, Joe’s Pub at The Public Theater, Iridium, Metropolitan Room, The Friars Club, The Laurie Beechman Theatre, The Rainbow Room, The Hammerstein Ballroom and Tavern On The Green.She has toured with comedian David Brenner, performs on concert stages around the country and internationally as a Headliner on prestigious cruise lines such as Oceaniaand Regent Seven Seas. She was nominated for the GLAMA Award for Debut Artist and Back Stage Bistro and the recipient of the King Features EVVY Award for Best National Cabaret Act, Back Stage Bistro Award for Outstanding Vocalist, New York Native Award for Best Solo Performance and MAC Award for Outstanding CD & Recording of the Year.

Albums include her critically acclaimed debut album Hold Me Close; award-winning IMAGINE…IF WE ONLY HAVE LOVE (Back Stage Bistro Award & MAC Award for Outstanding CD & Recording of the Year); live CD/DVD Here’s To The Ladies! A Salute to Great Ladies in Song (“Four-Star Dazzler” by Jeff Rosen at Cabaret Scenes);and most recently released her holiday CD In The Spirit.

Her critically acclaimed show, “You Must Believe In Spring! The Music of Michel Legrand,” was presented at Feinstein’s at Loews Regency to rave reviews, leading to an interview by Roseanne Colletti on NBC Nightly News. Marieann has had the honor of performing live at the United Nations and her gorgeous voice is often on radio stations and the internet around the world, including select United Airlines flights and the Vice President’s Air Force II. New York Newsday critic John Anderson declares, “The voice of Marieann Meringolo will woo you, win you and whisper in your ear.”

Dana Paul

Listening to Dana, you immediately hear the various influences that have helped shape his distinctive style.

From Tony Bennet  and Frank Sinatra to Al Jarreau and George Benson, Dana’s soulful style and stage presence make him a hit anywhere he performs

Suzi Cruz

Suzi’s captivating musical comedy act covers an amazing array of Broadway’s greatest hits.

She intereprets these numbers with zany comedic characterizations of some of your favorite singers from the 40’s, 50’s and  60’s.

Richard Ianni

Richard Ianni is an entertainer extraordinaire. He captivates audiences with his golden voice and warm-hearted, feel-good comedy.

Over the course of an evening, Richard sings beautiful Italian songs, gentle ballads, plays piano and guitar, and warms the audience with his comedic flair.

Sandy Warren

A vocal powerhouse and a born singer, Sandy’s possesses a marvelous instrument. It has been described in turns as delicate, vigorous, romantic, brazen and evocative. Along with her glowing style and presence, Sandy is a guaranteed audience pleaser!

Shelley Keelor

Performing internationally and regionally for over a decade, Shelley recently undertook a world tour on P&O Cruises as the lead performer in the production shows The Songs of Andrew Lloyd Webber, Best of the West End & Broadway and Knights of Rock n’ Roll.

Other international credits include solo performances in Broadway Nights with the Istanbul State Symphony in both Istanbul and the famed Aspendos Amphitheater in Antalya, Turkey.

Jimmy Chapel

This versatile, world-class entertainer and RCA recording artist combines a smooth, powerful voice with the ability to capture all styles of music.

His flair for comedy has his audiences laughing, crying and participating–as Chapel wins their hearts at every turn!

John Di’Lorenzo

John has entertained all across America in the finest hotels, casinos, cruise ships and country clubs with a show of music and light comedy that delights audiences of all ages.

He is available as a solo artist playing keyboards and singing, or he can add up to 10 musicians that make up his big band “The Boca Brass.”

Pattie Lee James

Ft. Lauderdale’s own Pattie Lee James possesses a dynamic personality and a reputation as a gifted vocalist. She belts out songs from her vast repertoire with ease and a charm that melts the heart.

Johnny Contardo

Consistently a crowd favorite solo act, enjoy the variety and versatility of vocal artist Johnny Contardo of Sha Na Na and Grease fame, where he was renowned for his romantic ballads as lead singer. Johnny was the recipient of a Platinum album for the soundtrack from the movie Grease and nominated for a Grammy. He also received a Gold album for The Golden Age of Rock and Roll. Johnny is well-known for being featured on the Sha Na Na television show that aired for seven years.

As a tour soloist Johnny combines his vocal expertise, enthusiasm and energy into an unforgettable performance with tunes reminiscent of Bobby Darin, Frank Sinatra, Johnny Mathis, and good old Rock and Roll. Johnny is distinguished for all styles of music, including Pop, Swing, Jazz, and the Music of the 50′s. He has entertained fans all over the world with his charm, wit, charisma and vocal content, performing encores to standing room only audiences.

Presenting Johnny Contardo is a delight. His presence on stage is smooth, sensual and special. The media and the market-place will welcome the fresh breath and expression of memories, artistic ability and popular pleasures of his show. Sit back and enjoy.