Entitled He Said/She Said, the Broadway couple will first perform their new act at the Axelrod Performing Arts Center in Deal, NJ, Feb. 5, 2011, at 8 PM.
He Said/She Said, according to press notes, is a "hot-hearted, cool-headed musical conversation between lovers that spotlight the swingin'est composers of the Great American Songbook. This joint-jumpin' collaboration includes brand new arrangements of tunes by Jimmy Van Heusen, Johnny Mercer, Dorothy Fields, Harold Arlen, Sammy Cahn with notable songs such as 'All The Way,' 'Something’s Gotta Give,' 'A Fine Romance' and 'The Tender Trap.'"
Mazzie, recently on Broadway in Enron, is a three-time Tony Award nominee for her performances in Kiss Me, Kate; Ragtime; and Passion. Her other theatrical credits include Into the Woods, Big River, The World Goes 'Round, the City Center Encores! productions of Kismet and Out of this World and Off-Broadway's The Trojan Women: A love Story, where she met husband Jason Danieley. Mazzie also starred in the London production of Kiss Me, Kate, where she earned an Olivier Award nomination for her work. She was also seen in the Actors' Fund of America's concert staging of On the Twentieth Century, and she recently completed runs in both the New York and London companies of Spamalot.
Jason Danieley, acclaimed for his performance in Broadway's Curtains, played Dr. Rey in the Signature Theatre's production of The Highest Yellow. He starred on Broadway as Malcolm MacGregor in The Full Monty, a role he repeated in London. For his Broadway debut in Candide, Danieley received a Theatre World Award and a Drama Desk nomination. His other theatrical credits include the City Center Encores! production of Strike Up the Band as well as Off-Broadway runs in Dream True and Floyd Collins.
Tickets are priced $30 adults, $28 seniors and $25 groups and students. Axelrod Performing Arts Center is located within The Jewish Community Center of Greater Monmouth County at 100 Grant Ave. in Deal Park. For more information visit www.jccmonmouth.org.