Altar Boyz' Andy Karl to Be Part of Hunka Hunka Burnin' Love

News   Altar Boyz' Andy Karl to Be Part of Hunka Hunka Burnin' Love A new revue celebrating the songs of the late rock-and-roll legend Elvis Presley will play a three-week limited engagement at Au Bar.
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Entitled Hunka Hunka Burnin' Love, the production will be directed by Our Sinatra's Kurt Stamm and will play Jan. 16-Feb. 5, 2006, with an official opening Jan. 18. The three-person cast will feature original Altar Boyz star Andy Karl as well as Toxic Audio's Emily Drennan and Tom LoSchiavo, who will be making his New York debut. Hunka Hunka was created by Will Friedwald, Jay Leonhart and Jack Lewin. John Oddo and Tedd Firth have written the musical arrangements for the revue, which will feature such Presley classics as "Hound Dog," "Don't Be Cruel," "Jail House Rock," "Blue Suede Shoes," "Love Me Tender," "Are You Lonesome Tonight," "It's Now or Never," "Kentucky Rain," "Guitar Man," "In the Ghetto," "Peace in the Valley," "Viva Las Vegas," "King Creole" and "Blue Hawaii."

Show times are Tuesday-Sunday evenings at 8 PM with matinees on Saturdays at 2 PM and Sundays at 3 PM.

Tickets, priced $45-$55 (plus a two-drink minimum) are available by calling (212) 308-9455 or by visiting www.ticketweb.com. Au Bar is located in Manhattan at 41 East 58th Street, between Madison and Park Avenues. For more information go to www.aubarnewyork.com.