Pesce's performing guests will include Moriah Angeline (Mamma Mia! Las Vegas), Matthew Gumley (Mary Poppins, upcoming Addams Family), Colin Israel (High School Musical), Zachary Prince (Jersey Boys national tour), Rashidra Scott (Finian’s Rainbow, Avenue Q) and Derrick Trumbly (Mamma Mia! Las Vegas).
Adam Fitzgerald will direct the evenings of song with musical direction by Michael Harren. Show times are Feb. 19 at 8 PM and Feb. 21 at 7 PM.
The Old Fashioned Piano Party, according to press notes, is an "evening of friends, family and song hosted and performed by Michael Pesce and featuring musical theater performers from Vegas to Broadway."
Michael Pesce was most recently seen in New York City as a performer and the musical director for kef’s Artists Rising concert at Theater Row. His other theatrical credits include The Student Prince (Paper Mill), My Fair Lady (Paper Mill) and The Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber starring Petula Clark (national tour), among others.
The Beechman Theater is located at 407 West 42nd Street (lower level of the West Bank Café). Tickets, priced $15 (plus a $15 food/beverage minimum), may be reserved by calling (212) 695-6909. For more information visit www.westbankcafe.com.