Eric Comstock & Barbara Fasano Return to Metropolitan Room, 10/15-20
Eric Comstock & Barbara Fasano, the popular husband-and-wife team equally respected in both the pop and jazz worlds, return to The Metropolitan Room, 34 West 22nd Street, NYC, for a one-week engagement beginning MONDAY, October 15th and continuing through October 20th. The newly conceived evening, called "THE NIGHT HAS A THOUSAND EYES", is a celebration of the intimacy and truth-telling that defines the best nightclub experience. Their musical repertoire reflects the varied and ever-growing pop and jazz songbooks, from Duke Ellington, Jerome Kern and Cole Porter to Joni Mitchell, Stephen Sondheim and Tom Waits. They will be accompanied by Sean Smith on bass. There is a $25 cover charge plus a two-drink minimum. For reservations call (212) 206-0440 or go to http://metropolitanroom.com/show_right.cfm?id=81337&cart.
The performance schedule for "THE NIGHT HAS A THOUSAND EYES" is:
Monday, October 15 @ 9:30 PM
Tuesday, October 16 @ 7 PM
Wednesday, October 17 @ 7 PM
Thursday, October 18 @ 9:30 PM
Friday, October 19 @ 7 PM
Saturday, October 20 @ 9:30 PM
This Metropolitan Room run will be their first major NY engagement since their 2011 show, "HELLUVA TOWN" at the Algonquin's Oak Room ("Exhilarating" -- Stephen Holden, The New York Times). Of their previous sold-out Metropolitan Room engagement, The New York Post's Frank Scheck raved, "Their joint venture is a capital idea. When they sing together the evening is transformed from collaboration to alchemy."
Winners of the New York Nightlife Award, Comstock and Fasano have been honored as musically savvy vocalists, recording artists, and writers of their numerous shows, winning an unprecedented three MAC Awards in one year including Best Vocal Duo and Outstanding Female Vocalist. Barbara's CDs, THE GIRLS OF SUMMER and WRITTEN IN THE STARS, were also awarded Back Stage's Record of the Year. Eric, the co-creator and star of the hit Off-Broadway revue OUR SINATRA, just released his fourth CD, BITTER/SWEET.
Eric Comstock & Barbara Fasano present "The Night Has a Thousand Eyes" at The Metropolitan Room, 34 West 22nd Street, Oct 15-20, 2012. The award-winning husband & wife team celebrate the relevance of the intimate nightclub experience in the 21st Century. With Sean Smith on bass. Performances: October 15, 18 & 20 @ 9:30 PM; October 16, 17 & 19 @ 7 PM There is a $25 cover plus a two-drink minimum. For reservations call (212) 206-0440 or go to http://metropolitanroom.com/show_right.cfm?id=81347&cart