Sha Na Na to Play Ridgefield Playhouse, 4/25
Marking the 35th Anniversary of Grease, Sha Na Na will bring their doo-wop and Rock & Roll party to The Ridgefield Playhouse on Friday, April 25, at 8 p.m. In the John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John epic, Sha Na Na performed as "Johnny Casino and the Gamblers". Sha Na Na hits include "Blue Moon", "We Go Together", "You're the One That I Want", "Whole Lotta' Shakin' Goin' On" and many more. In an interactive evening where the audience sings and dances along and participates in a "Greaser Olympics", this is a great show for the entire family to enjoy. A Classic Car Show with Connecticut Cruise News will take place in the Playhouse parking lot before the show. The smash hit ballad "Sandy", sung by John Travolta, was co-written by Sha Na Na's piano man, Screamin' Scott Simon. Sha Na Na hits include "Blue Moon", "We Go Together", "You're the One That I Want", "Hopelessly Devoted to You" and many more. Bistro 7 (Ethan Allen Highway, Wilton) will pour a free glass of house wine with dinner the night of this event when tickets are presented. An AllShows.com VIP Party Pass ($25 addt'l per person), which includes a pre-show cocktail party 6:30 - 7:15 p.m. with open bar, hors-d'oeuvre and priority parking, is available for this show by calling the box office (203-438-5795). This event is part of the Xfinity Rock Series.
The Ridgefield Playhouse event is sure to get people up and out of their seats dancing! Sha Na Na's show will be a dynamic event that highlights their four-decade journey from Woodstock, Grease and their TV show as well as their worldwide tour stops. In an interactive show where the audience sings along, dances along and participates in a "Greaser Olympics", the audience gets to twist, stroll and hand jive to the classics as performed by the crowned princes of doo-wop and rock & roll, a "competition" in which a good time will be had by all ages.