Ben Cameron & Alan Winner's THE BOY WHO LOVED BASSEY to Play Laurie Beechman Theatre, 5/15
A celebration of Dame Shirley Bassey's illustrious career, THE BOY WHO LOVED BASSEY, is an unforgettable musical tribute written by Ben Cameron and Alan Winner, with musical direction by Andy Roninson, under the direction by Cameron and starring Winner. THE BOY WHO LOVED BASSEY, will play a one night only special engagement on Thursday, May 15th, at 7:00 PM at the Laurie Beechman Theatre (Downstairs West Bank Café, 407 W 42nd St, New York, NY 10036). Tickets are $10 (plus $15 food/bev minimum), for reservations call 212-695-6909 (recommended) or purchase online at www.beechmantheatre.com.
Alan Winner stars in The Boy Who Loved Bassey, about how a boy from the middle of nowhere in West Texas found himself in Cardiff, crossing paths with his favorite Diva.
"He couldn't have chosen a better subject for a musical tribute." -Writes Jerry Osterberg for Cabaret Scenes after seeing an earlier incarnation of The Boy Who Loved Bassey - "Besides having a fantastic voice and projection, he has several of the same attributes as his idol: a big performance persona, enthusiasm, vibrancy, charisma, dynamism and passion."
A celebration of Dame Shirley Bassey's illustrious career. From meager beginnings to a glamorous career spanning more than five decades, Dame Shirley has touched the lives of millions around the globe. You will hear the songs you remember and some you don't, but all tell a part of the story of the Girl from Tiger Bay.
Directions and Parking: The Laurie Beechman Theatre is located downstairs at the West Bank Café, 407 W 42nd St, New York, NY 10036). Located between 9th and 10th Avenues. Near most subway lines via Times Square Station and Port Authority Bus Terminal. Nearest parking garage is located on 42nd St, between 9th and 10th Avenues.