Tim Connell Returns to Dino's Backstage and The Celebrity Room
Broadway performer, and Willow Grove, PA raised, Tim Connell returns to The Celebrity Room with a new show at the Celebrity Room at Dino's Backstage in Glenside, PA. Fans can get a chance to see Connell's new show "There's This Thing...a musical reflection of life's hoopla" on October 20 and 21. Returning with him is musical director and accompanist James Followell with direction by Steven Petrillo. The evening of eclectic songs includes "I Am What I Am" (Jerry Herman), The Remedy, (Jason Mraz), Old Ghosts (Matt Alber), Bless the Beast and the Children (The Carpenters), Bright Side of Life (Monty Python's Spamalot), Children Will Listen, (Stephen Sondheim), Playbill (John Bucchino), Sound of Silence (Simon & Garfunkel) and more.
Dino's Backstage and The Celebrity Room is the unique dining and entertainment experience reminiscent of the sophisticated supper clubs of the 40s and 50s. It was recognized this summer with a "Philadelphia magazine's Best of Philly®-2017-Supper Club" honor and also named "Philadelphia Style magazine's Best of Style-2017-Best Global Cuisine". Dino's is located at 287 N. Keswick Avenue in Glenside, PA. Ticket prices: $30 ticket/$20 food & beverage minimum. Dinner seating is at 7 pm and showtime at 8:30pm. See www.dinosbackstage.com or call 215-884-2000 for more information
October entertainment calendar:
October 13 and 14 (8:30 p.m.) - Eddie Bruce
October 20 and 21 (8:30 p.m.) - Tim Connell - "There's this Thing...a musical reflection of life's hoopla."
October 25 - Bob Egan's Singer's Showcase
October 26 (8:30 p.m.) - Divas Of Broadway Divas Of Broadway (Illusionists & Tribute Artists)
October 27 (8:30 p.m.) - Paul Jost
October 20 and 21 (8:30 p.m.) - Silver Screen Halloween Party
About the Artist:
Tim Connell recently returned from Arrow Rock, MO and the Lycuem Theatre where he was part of Mamma Mia (Harry Bright) and The Hound of Baskervilles (Dr. Mortimer). His solo cabaret piece, "Here's the Thing...", was well received in NYC and Philadelphia. He has appeared on Broadway (Nick & Nora), in Nat'l & Internat'l Tours (Spamalot, West Side Story, Crazy For You), Off & Off-Off Broadway (Actor's Playhouse, Theater for the New City, Urban Stages, NY Fringe Festival, 47 th Street Theatre, et. al.) and Regional Theaters (Kitchen Theatre, Connecticut Rep, Walnut Street Theatre, Florida Studio Theatre, et. al.). Along with his performing arts accomplishments, he also holds a Masters in Applied Theatre, where he uses his theatre arts skills in service to various communities throughout the NYC area and beyond.
About Dino's Backstage and The Celebrity Room:
Imagine the sophisticated scene of the supper clubs of the 40's and 50's! That's exactly what co-owners Dino Kelly-Cataldi and Michael Kelly-Cataldi did when they dreamed up Dino's Backstage and The Celebrity Room, the deluxe restaurant, bar and cabaret in Keswick Village, Glenside, PA. They combined wonderful entertainment, outstanding food, impeccable service and magnificent décor in a building designed by the legendary Horace Trumbauer and a space created by the highly-acclaimEd Stokes Architecture. Shortly after they opened, Dino's was named #1 restaurant for Ambiance from OpenTable.com. Located at 287 N Keswick Ave. in Glenside, there are four dining options - the dining room, the bar, the luxurious Celebrity Room and outdoor dining -- that can accommodate up to 120 diners. There is a new and exciting bar menu. Dining al fresco with outdoor bar and lounge area is open weather permitting. Hours are Wednesday to Saturday, beginning at 5p.m., Sunday dinner - beginning at 4p.m. For more information, call (215) 884-2000.