The singing actor will offer Getting Gone at 8:30 PM at Feinstein's at Loews Regency. An encore performance is scheduled for May 18, also at 8:30 PM. Gemignani is backed by Tedd Firth on piano, Matt Aronoff on bass, Larry Lelli on drums and Tony Romano on guitar. Cabaretgoers can expect to hear tunes by Rodgers and Hart, Cole Porter, Billy Joel, Sara Bareilles, Ben Folds and Todd Alsup.
Alexander Gemignani won a Theatre World Award for his Broadway debut in the revival of Assassins. He played Jean Valjean in the revival of Les Misérables (Drama League nomination) and has also appeared on Broadway in Sunday in the Park with George, Sweeney Todd and Avenue Q. Off-Broadway he was seen as Brian in Avenue Q and as Officer Duffy in Sorry, Wrong Number. He is the recipient of the Best Performer Award for his work in the 2003 NY Fringe Festival production The Trapped Family Singers. Gemignani also appeared in the Huntington Theatre's production of Marty, and his screen credits include "Passion," "South Pacific" and "The Producers."
Feinstein's at Loews Regency is located in Manhattan at 540 Park Avenue at 61st Street. There is a $40 cover charge and a $25 food-drink minimum. For reservations call (212) 339-4095 or visit feinsteinsatloewsregency.com or TicketWeb.com.