OUR SINATRA to Return to Feinstein's, 1/17-21
Christopher Gines has appeared in cabarets, jazz and night clubs, theaters and performing arts centers throughout the U.S. and internationally, notably The Algonquin's Oak Room, The Rainbow Room, Birdland, Lincoln Center and The Houston Astrodome. He is a co-creator and star of the award-winning, critically-acclaimed Off-Broadway hit Our Sinatra, the original production of which enjoyed a run of more than 1,300 performances. Two successful national tours and numerous productions around the country quickly followed. Gines went on to co-create and star in "Singing Astaire." His recordings include "Christopher Gines Sings Charles DeForest" and "The Way It Goes."
Hilary Kole co-wrote and starred in the critically acclaimed, Off-Broadway reviews, Our Sinatra and Singing Astaire. Hilary has recorded and concertized with music legends Oscar Peterson, David Brubeck, and Michel Legrand, and has recorded with Hank Jones, John Pizzarelli, David Frishberg, Monty Alexander, Benny Green, Freddy Cole, Alan Broadbent and Cedar Walton among others. Hilary's debut recording, "Haunted Heart" was released to critical acclaim in April of 2009, winning the Gold Disc Award in Japan, and receiving 4 stars in Downbeat. Her newest recording, an unprecedented compilation of piano and vocal duets with the world's greatest pianists entitled "You Are There" was released on August 10th, 2010 and was a USA Today pick for "Best Album of the Year for 2010" in addition to winning the 2011 Bistro Award for Recording of the Year.
Hilary began her professional career at the legendary Rainbow Room as the youngest singer ever to grace the stage (while still attending Manhattan School of Music for Composition). From there, she debuted at the Oak Room at the Algonquin Hotel, made her concert hall debut at Lincoln Center as part of the "American Songbook Series" with Jonathan Schwartz, and in June of 2007, appeared at Carnegie Hall in a Tribute to Oscar Peterson. She also performed at the Canadian Memorial to Dr. Peterson at Roy Thompson Hall alongside Quincy Jones, Herbie Hancock, and Nancy Wilson. Additional major concert appearances include headlining in New York City at Town Hall, Birdland, The Blue Note, Jazz at Lincoln Center, The Jazz Standard, and Carnegie Hall with the New York Pops and with Michael Feinstein. Hilary has also headlined throughout the world at the Umbria Jazz Festival, The Montreal Jazz Festival, as well as the Nairn Jazz Festival in Scotland, and the Cotton Club and Blue Note in Japan. Ms. Kole also travels the country performing her orchestral show with pops orchestras, as well as with her quartet at major jazz venues. For more information, visit www.hilarykole.com.
FEINSTEIN'S AT LOEWS REGENCY will present "OUR SINATRA" from Tuesday, January 17 through Saturday, January 21. Shows are Tuesday through Saturday at 8:00 PM with additional 10:30 PM shows on Friday and Saturday evenings. All shows have a $40.00 cover with $60.00 premium seats and $85 up-front seats available, in addition to a $25.00 food and beverage minimum. Jackets are suggested but not required. The club is located at 540 Park Avenue at 61st Street in New York City. For ticket reservations and club information, please call (212) 339-4095 or visit us online at Feinsteinsatloewsregency.com and TicketWeb.com.