Kelly DiLorenzo is an off Broadway star, having sung the lead in many shows including Evita!!! Her dynamic act is a weaving of many styles as she thrills audiences everywhere!
Originally from Los Angeles, Kelly has enjoyed a 30 year career on stage. Who new that singing at weddings as a teen would turn into a lifelong professional pursuit to be on stage! Credits include Fantine (National Tour, Les Miserables), originating the roles of Princess Jasmine in Aladdin, Belle in Beauty & The Beast (Disneyland). Award winning roles include The Narrator (Joseph…), Miss Hannigan (Annie), Mame Dennis (MAME), Eva Peron (Evita). Regional productions include Evita, JC Superstar, Gypsy, SHOUT!, In The Heights and Anything Goes. Other adventures have included singing on cruise ships, lead singer of a rock band as well as producing and directing.
(Kelly often performs with Meri Ziev)
Like many of history's great vocal talents, Steve started singing from an early age. From the age of 10 through 13, Steve began his career performing on "The Children's Hour" TV show that aired on ABC Saturday evenings, as well as "Star Time", a popular NBC variety show. By the time he was in high school he formed his own acapella group called Steve and the Valatones. One can almost still hear the strains of those crisp clear harmonies from the pier at Palisades Amusement Park. The Valatones often shared the same bill with performers like Bobby Rydell. To supplement his income, Steve also did TV commercials and modeled clothes for the likes of Alexanders and Macy's. Steve also sang with a jazz trio, performing at various nightclubs and venues in and around Manhattan, and was a regular on WFAS broadcasting live on Saturday nights from Sergio's in Hartsdale where Frank Sinatra made the occasional appearance. Eventually, Steve joined the Larry Elgart Orchestra and began performing in earnest all over the USA and Canada, including the famous Riverboat in the Empire State Building.
Upon being discovered by Cy Coleman when he was 23, Cy signed Steve to a contract and became his personal manager. Cy himself was already a legend, and wrote many hit songs for Frank Sinatra and Barbra Streisand, among others. "Witchcraft"..."The Best Is Yet To Come"..."Big Spender"..." Hey Look Me Over" are just a few of Cy's compositions. Cy also composed all the music for "Sweet Charity" starring Shirley Maclaine for which Steve sang the title track. He also performed Cy's music at popular New York City hotels like the Plaza and the Waldorf, singing with Richard Kiley and Jerry Orbach. New Yorkers who loved the Big Band sound could find Steve at the Rainbow Room where he performed 6 or 7 nights a week for 3 years now thats a long gig!) at the world famous night club on the 65th floor of the NBC (now GE) building in Rockefeller Center. The band was so popular, they even broadcast a live tv special honoring Mary Martin of Peter Pan fame. Also on the show with Steve were Michael Feinstein and Nancy Wilson.
Kelly is a vocalist, comedienne, musician, entertainer, instructor, actress, awesome. A seasoned performer with musical vocal styles ranging from her first love of jazz to musical theatre, pop/rock and classical. She can sing a jazz scat line while in the same breath plug out a rock tune.
Highlights of her career include 18 years traveling and performing for Royal Caribbean, Celebrity and Cunard Cruise Lines as a main stage headliner and front woman of her jazz quartet. Most recently featured vocalist onboard the ocean liners Queen Mary 2 and Queen Victoria
“Modern Day Diva” is the theme of her one woman show that includes music from the Great American Songbook and popular hits from famous divas such as Bette Midler, Rosemary Clooney, Cher, Ella Fitzgerald and Adele.
James Perkowski - Tenor
Lou has made a major impact on the musical community, and has established himself as one of the top performers in Florida. In part, his shows feature tributes to some of the great performers like Bobby Darin, Tom Jones, and The Rat Pack. Lou has recently created some fantastic new shows including, “The Legendary Voices of the 50’s & 60’s” featuring Paul Anka and Friends, “A Touch of Broadway”, and an audience favorite, Lou’s signature “Remembering Mr. Show Business.… Sammy Davis Jr”.
Lou has performed with Sal Richards, Tom Cotter, Steve Solomon, Maureen Langan, Bobby Kelton, Peter Fogel, Brad Zimmerman, Max Dolici, Carl Guerra, Rocky LaPorte, Wendy Liebman and singing legend Lou Christie. Besides singing, during his career Lou has enjoyed playing small extra parts in television's "Law and Order", "Third Watch", "Deadline", "The Sopranos" and the USA Network series "Burn Notice".
He even did a commercial for ITT!!
Wendy Liebman stated after their performance together at The Villages, "It was great to work with you Lou. Your show was fabulous and you're such a great performer." Lou’s receiving standing ovations and rave reviews after every performance, make his shows a MUST SEE !!!!!
Stephen Texon - Operatic Baritone & Cantor
Meri Ziev has performed in off Broadway productions and has charmed audiences for years with her warm voice and sincere delivery of standards and Broadway tunes.
Audiences adore her !!
(Meri often performs with Kelly Di Lorenzo)
Some of the musicians Steve has had the distinct pleasure of working with over the years include Michael Brecker... Steve Kuhn...Cameron Brown...Dave Finke...Billy Drummond just to name a few. Tony Bennett, paying Steve the ultimate compliment after catching the show late one night at the Rainbow, said to him..."keep singing kid...we need younger guys like you in the business... we need singers that can really sing the great standards".
John Lariviere - Broadway Singer
Mary Eiland - Singing Guitarist
Anthony Corrado -
Multi-Instrumentalist & Vocalist
Stacey Steele has been entertaining crowds since she was five years old. She has been a singer/songwriter, actress and comic for 20 plus years and simply belongs on the stage. Stacey has hosted various types of shows from fashion to music, radio to comedy, and co-hosts a live streaming show called The Comic Chronicles on Meet&Greet with comic/actor Carl Rimi.
You can catch Stacey performing stand up comedy in venues like the world famous Improv, both in Palm Beach and in Miami, Off the Hook Comedy Club in Naples, and many more. She has worked with
Emma Willmann, TJ Miller, Tom Cotter, Bobby Collins, Ian Bagg, Ismo, Jon Reep, James Johann, Adam Hunter, Michael Quu, Brett Ernst, Erik Myers, Ben Gleib, James Davis, London Brown, Steve-O, Joel McHale, Jeff Dye, Orny Adams and Jeremy Piven.
Think you're funny? Stacey teaches comedy classes for beginners!
Marty Kaye - Sax Player & Vocal Stylist
Sandy Warren has performed all over the world, including for the Royal Family in London. She has had two TV specials and has performed as a soloist with all the major orchestra in South Florida. Her voice is so marvelous that she can go from delicate and alluring to romantic and vigorous !! She is a true International star !
Carolyn Smylie - Singer
Steve Leeds - Vocalist
Adriana Zabala Ayoub -
Operatic Soprano & Broadway Stylist
Lou Villano - Singer, Entertainer
Mary Eiland was born to parents who were both musicians, so it’s no wonder she became one as well. She soaked up Jazz from her parents, Motown from her older brother and sister, and moved to NYC becoming active in the music scene there.
The purity and range of her vocal skills, together with her excellent guitar playing opened the door for Mary to have the great fortune to record with jazz greats Gerry Mulligan, Max Kaminsky, Bucky Pizzarelli, TootsThielemans and Ray Barretto. Later she shifted into writing music for radio and television.
Patti Austin, Michael Bolton, VickiSue Robinson, Jonathan Edwards and Astrud Gilberto have recorded her songs. For years she wrote and sang jingles working with the top musicians and singers in the country. One of the jingles you may recognize is "Wait'll We Get Our Hanes On You"!!!
Mary’s repertoire includes popular music from the 1940’s to Today, for shows, listening and/or dancing !! Mary has performed at the finest hotels and clubs in New York City and the metro area, and for the last few years, throughout South Florida. Her talent, charm and elegance will definitely warm your heart and bring a smile to your lips!!
Jeanne Lynn Gray is a dynamic Jazz singer and entertainer. She has thrilled audiences all over south Florida for years with her big - voice blues, jazz, standards and Broadway renditions !!
Originally from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Jeanne grew up in the South Florida area. Though she had a love of music and theatre from an early age, thanks to her mother, it wasn’t until high school that the acting bug really hit her. It was there and at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York that Jeanne learned to harness and shape the talent and creativity that she uses today.
In 2004 Jeanne was chosen as the title role of Queen in the Cy Coleman/Ira Gasman musical “The Life”. The wildly successful performance earned her critical success and netted her both the Carbonell and Curtain Up Awards for Best Actress in a Musical. Following her success in “The Life”, Jeanne was cast as Vicki in the musical “The Last Session”, which earned her a 2005 Carbonell nomination for Best Actress in a Musical. Since then Jeanne has appeared and starred in many traveling productions and musical revues.
Soprano Adriana Zabala is one of the most talented and sought after singers in South Florida. She is the winner of numerous vocal awards and frequents the stage with many of the area’s performing arts organizations. Having received a degree in Vocal Performance, Adriana is recognized for her effortless vocal ability in a variety of songs and styles, as she performs her one woman shows that range from Broadway favorites to Classical arias. She has traveled the world performing aboard luxurious cruise lines, and can now be heard throughout South Florida.
Encouraged by her own educational experiences, she has been teaching private voice for over 12 years, and now is the owner of Adriana Zabala's Voice and Music Academy in West Palm Beach where she continues to share her love for music with all her students. As she performs, her listeners cannot help but be enchanted and mesmerized by her voice!!
In 2013, Adriana teamed up with Sammy Weber to become an integral part of “Sammy Weber and Friends”. She performs as a soloist and with Sammy accompanying her. At a December 2013 concert at FAU, the two received a standing ovation and cries of Bravo!!
Meet Sammy Weber...
It started in the car, when Meri Ziev sang along with her Daddy’s 8-tracks of Barbra Streisand & Frank Sinatra. Meri Ziev sings in auditoriums, theatres, condominiums, festivals, restaurants & country clubs; in cabarets, galas, fund raisers, talent shows & community events throughout South Florida & around the U.S. Meri trained extensively in “The Art of the Song” with MAC & BISTRO award winners at St. Louis Cabaret Conferences. Her solo show, "Starting Here, Starting Now", is directed by Tony Award Winner Faith Prince, with musical direction and arrangements by internationally renowned conductor-including for the BBC Orchestra-and accompanist, Phil Hinton. Meri’s “Chorus Line” moment came years ago while watching her children audition for a musical. Since then, she has garnered numerous nominations and awards for Outstanding Performances. But singing and music of just about any genre, are what feed her soul!
Meet the Friends...
Larry Brendler - Vocalist & Keys
On Dec 16th, 1986, Larry began a long run at The Fontainebleau Hilton Resort & Spa in Miami Beach, Florida starting first in The La Ronde Room, and moving to The Garden Lobby Bar on September 14th, 1987, where he performed six nights a week until February 22nd, 1995. After his long engagement at The Fontainebleu, Larry entertained at The Hoot Toot & Whistle Restaurant in Delray Beach, Florida for almost three years, while also entertaining on and off at Il Tartufo in Fort Lauderdale on Las Olas Avenue for four years. Since October 6th, 2000, Larry has been appearing at Players Club Restaurant and Piano Bar every weekend in Wellington, Florida, and has received rave reviews from Boca Magazine(Best One Man Band of 2004), The Town Crier, Wellington Magazine, and Industry Magazine. Larry has also been a regular at The Boca West Country Club(the No. 1 country Club in Florida) since 2005 performing with Chris Autore in a lively dueling piano act.
However, since 1984, Larry has performed throughout the state of Florida for numerous Weddings, Birthday Parties, Anniversaries, Engagement parties, Bar Mitzvahs and corporate functions as a One Man Band, Pianist, vocalist, DJ, and entertainer. He performs at Country Clubs, Banquet Facilities, Night Clubs, Hotels and Active Adult Communities as well.
Kelly Broadway - Swingin Singer
Wes is a multi-talented entertainer. As a Saxophonist & Flutist, he excels as a skilled professional and unique entertainer.
As an entertainer, Wes has perfected his craft on stages throughout North America and on cruise ships from the Caribbean to the Mexican Riviera.
Wes was born in Mississippi and grew up in California. Graduating from San Diego State University with a Masters Degree in Music, he now lives in Hollywood, Florida (near Ft. Lauderdale & Miami).
He has performed with such greats as the Four Tops and Temptations. Touring the world with various Jazz, Reggae, World Beat and Top 40 bands from California has given him a wealth of experience in performing for a wide range of audiences.
Starting his solo project in 2009 has allowed Wes the opportunity to play his show exclusively and to showcase his talent in a unique and personal way.
Jeanne Lynn Gray - Jazz Singer, Actor
Stacey Steele - Broadway Singer, Comedian & Actor
John Lariviere has one of the best and biggest male Broadway voices I have heard. He performs a varied program, and with his personal charm, your residents will love him.
"John Lariviere croons the Sinatra Songbook with all the suave finesse these songs deserve. Lariviere has a gorgeous voice and a polished delivery. More importantly, he has an obvious love for the lyrics to these songs, and the stories they tell. No tribute to Sinatra would be complete without "My Way", and his rendition of this iconic Sinatra tune at the close of the show was understandably met with a
-Francisco Dominguez, Miami Monthly Arts & Culture
Jody is a member of the SAG-AFTRA performers union. Jody has provided narration for museum displays and meditation tapes as well as voice-overs for many television and radio commercials. Jody also has appeared in several independent films. In addition to recording jazz standards and her own compositions, Jody has recorded songs written by Tootsie Roll Chairman and CEO Mel Gordon, Robert Hitz and Dennis Livingston.
Jody is also a composer and performer of sacred music. She has been a guest soloist for countless church services. She has opened events for Gary Renard, David Hoffmeister, Edwene Gaines, Ernest Chu, Cynthia Segal , Nouck Sanchez and Tomas Vieira. She has led choirs for retreats with The Foundation For Open Hearts. She was a guest artist for the Strawberry Fields Festival held in the high desert of Utah by the Living Miracles Monastery. Jody was the guest soloist for the recent A Course In Miracles conference in Chicago. Jody is currently the music director for The Teachers Of God Foundation led by Lisa Natoli and Bill Free.
Meri Ziev - Cabaret Singer
One of the most popular and acclaimed cantors in America, Cantor Texon has thrilled and inspired the most prestigious congregations across the continent in prayer and in concert. He has the distinction of having served both the Aventura-Turnberry Jewish Center as its first full-time cantor and then again in 2006–2007, as well as Bnai-Torah Congregation of Boca Raton. The Cantor recently officiated High Holiday services at Beth Torah/Adat Yeshurun in North Miami Beach, Florida. He is presently the Cantor of the Cuban Hebrew Congregtion, Miami Beach, Florida.
The cantor is a graduate of the Ramaz Yeshiva in New York City, New York University, and the International Opera Center in Geneva, Switzerland. The legendary Jewish composer and conductor, Sholom Secunda, chose the young Cantor Texon to be the baritone soloist in his choir at the world famous Concord Hotel in the Catskill Mountains, New York. Cantor Texon has performed in concert with the world's greatest cantors, from New York to Los Angeles, with great acclaim. He is a long-standing member of the Cantors Assembly of America, having served on its Executive Council and having sung at several Annual Convention Concerts and Seminars.
The Cantor is the son of world-renowned cardiologist Dr. Meyer Texon, a pioneer in cardiovascular disease. He is the grandson of renowned rabbi and psychiatrist, Dr. Henry Raphael Gold, brother of the world Mizrachi President, rabbi Zeev Gold.
In opera, Cantor Texon trained at the Metropolitan in New York, with conductor and chorus-master Kurt Adler, and stage director Herbert Graf. After engagements in Switzerland and France, Cantor Texon was honored to sing in full productions with Richard Tucker, Robert Merrill, Placido Domingo, Tito Gobbi, and Jerome Hines, with the New Jersey State Opera. A highlight was understudying and singing the dress rehearsal of "La Traviata" for Robert Merrill, with that company at Symphony Hall, Newark, and at the Garden State Arts Center. The Cantor has also performed with the New York City Opera Education Department in the role of Tonio in "Pagliacci.”
Wes Anthony - Multi Instrumentalist
Like many musicians, Marty got his professional start while still in his teens, performing dance music and backing up shows in numerous resorts in the famous Catskill Mountains in New York. He played sax, clarinet and flute, and even did a little singing to entertain the guests. Throughout high school, he played his instruments in the school band, and was always involved as a pit musician in the school’s Broadway-style musical shows. He later attended the prestigious Manhattan School of Music and played flute in the symphony orchestra.
During his career in New York, Marty performed with his band in many clubs throughout Manhattan’s uptown, downtown and the Village. One highlight was playing at Shea Stadium with Murray the K (a famous DJ in New York) in a televised production in which his band was one of the groups on the same bill as Stevie Wonder, James Brown, and Frankie Valle and the 4 Seasons. He later toured with his band in Europe and South America.
Since coming to South Florida in the 70’s, Marty has excelled as a performer, both as a singer and an instrumentalist, and has appeared in venues from Key Largo to Orlando, including stops at Trump’s Mar A Lago and the Signature Grand. Audiences are always amazed by his great versatility. In fact he is known as the “Ultimate Performer” !! His vocal stylings in several different languages cover a wide musical range allowing him to be equally comfortable singing opera, Broadway and pop.
Marty is so proficient on various musical instruments that not only does he play saxophone, clarinet and flute during his shows, but he also performs on a very special Electronic Wind Instrument called an “EWI” (pronounced EEWEE ). This instrument looks like a soprano saxophone or a clarinet, but it electronically imitates the sound of 100 different instruments, with sounds as diverse as a violin, trumpet, bassoon and even percussion. As Marty weaves these effects into his show, audiences cannot help but be amazed and thrilled. Watching Marty in a show is an experience that can’t be missed. Like all his audiences, you will want to see this “Ultimate Performer” over and over!!
Sammy Weber attended the Juilliard School of Music in New York City, where, before becoming Concert-master of the string orchestra in the preparatory division, he met and played with Itzhak Perlman and Marvin Hamlisch.
He has excelled as a soloist, performing many styles of music, and has played in numerous venues in New York and Florida, including tours with Hal Linden, Robert Klein and Tommy Tune. His passion is to play all types of music, and to share his love of and joy in music with others. All his listeners cannot help but “catch” this infectious love and joy.
Sammy’s latest musical ventures have him performing with some of the greatest talent in South Florida, including Stacey Steele, Adriana Zabala, Lou Villano, Mary Eiland and others. They perform under the name “Sammy Weber and Friends”. All can be seen and heard right here on his website!
Peter Scott Ruben - Swing Singer
Jeanne’s talents also include script writing and producing. Co-writing and producing the show “A Question of Time” in 2006, Directing and producing the Musical Revue “Butter My Popcorn with Broadway” and Assistant directing numerous productions with the revue company KP Productions (kpproductions.org).
Stepping outside of theatre, Jeanne has been performing with the band TK Blue (tkblueband.com) – an electrifying 3 girl group that fronts a stellar band whose repertoire includes Jazz, Blues, Rock N Roll and Motown.
Jeanne also has been performing with her own band entertaining at Mayors Gala’s to Jazz Festivals with its unique blend of Standards, Jazz and Broadway tinged with a bit of a Latin Beat.
Now starring in her popular, one woman show “Shades of Gray”, this show has some of the best loved songs of Broadway and Standards and a few lesser known songs that are close to Jeanne’s heart.
Sandy Warren - Singer
Kelly Di Lorenzo - Off Broadway Star
Carolyn Smylie is a recent transplant to South Florida. Originally from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, she has been singing and acting since age 5. Carolyn majored in Voice at Syracuse University and has performed at many different venues, including as a church soloist, in national, regional and children’s theater, as a production cast member and cabaret act on five-star cruise ships, in her own cabaret show at Sam’s in New York City, and as a lead vocalist with South Florida cover band Grooveline. She currently resides in Broward County with her husband and young daughter.
Carolyn is a premier entertainer with a varied repertoire including Broadway, standards, jazz, pop, sacred and classical music. Carolyn possesses a wide vocal range, offering a crystal-clear soprano, a powerful belt, and all points in between, and has sung leading roles in “Evita” “West Side Story” “The Sound of Music” “Fiorello” and “Musical of Musicals”. Highlights of her professional career include performing the National Anthem for Philadelphia Flyers games, singing at fundraising events for Philadelphia Mayor Ed Rendell, entertaining Broadway star Barbara Cook for her birthday celebration and singing with television star Ed Ames for a U.S. veteran’s benefit gala. Most recently, Carolyn has been performing her one-woman show at venues across Miami, Broward and Palm Beach counties.
Carolyn’s vivacious personality and lively delivery style make her a popular entertainer who leaves a lasting impression on every audience she meets.
JayCee began her career singing in popular houses on Long Island and in New York City. Her reputation and ability to carry a tune, well beyond her years afforded her opportunities to open and perform with some of the greatest artists in the business, in addition to gaining many as fans themselves. From the famed Lincoln Center and notable Jazz and Blues Festivals to A-list Night Clubs, la-crème-de-la crème cruise ships and Concert venues to include singing our Nations Anthem in sports arenas, JayCee has delighted audiences around the nation. As a songstress and opening act or cabaret on her own, JayCee’s youthful, yet experienced harmonious, dreamy rhythmic sense of timing and tone make her one of the most sought after vocalist on the scene, her strength, knowledge and vocal timing, she is well beyond her years. The audience simply loves her”.
JayCee has developed quite a loving following of her own, and her fans have traveled to the ends of the globe to see this accomplished musical talent. Her witty sense of on stage presence and awareness of her audience is unparalleled. JayCee's ability to compliment a stage show production is unparalleled, whether it is an intimate Cabaret house performance or full scale concert venue, it is her pure finesse and distinction, which separates this beautiful talent from the pack.
An evening shared with “JayCee” is one of pure elegance, fabulous style, electrifying enjoyment and innate talent. So if it is harmonious, dreamy rhythms with exciting style, which motivate you, be sure to catch “JayCee” at a venue near you.
Sandy & Lyn entertain you with their wide variety of music spanning the decades, with first class vocals and musicianship on piano, keyboards, and drums. From Pop, Country, and Latin, to Big Band and Jazz, Sandy & Lyn’s music keeps the guests dancing all night long. Sandy & Lyn are happy to play any and all requests.
Living in South Florida, Sandy & Lyn have entertained on land and on numerous cruise ships around the world including Victory, Windstar, Azamara, Royal Caribbean, Norwegian, Royal and Princess cruise lines.
Members of ASCAP, Sandy & Lyn are recording artists and songwriters with professional record labels’ credits. “Indiana Rain” appears on Emerald Records out of Nashville, as well as “Seasons of Our Love” on Funkadero Records jazz label of South Florida. Lyn has appeared as a professional pianist/vocalist throughout South Florida and New York, and keyboardist for Bo Diddley, of 1950s rock n roll fame. Sandy has played with numerous rock, disco, and big bands, including the well-known “Brooklyn Bridge”. Together Sandy & Lyn bring the best musical performance and variety to guests for a dancing and celebrating event.
Jody Ebling - Broadway Singer
David Meulemans - Cabaret Singer
Plus many more.....
Anthony Corrado is a multi-instrumentalist, composer, arranger, music educator, public speaker, recording artist, and studio engineer. He performs on saxophones (tenor, alto, soprano), flute, clarinet, trumpet, flugelhorn, valve trombone, guitar, bass guitar, tenor banjo, vocals, violin, didgeridoo, and doumbek.
Corrado performs Dixieland, Jazz, Swing, Bebop, standards, swing vocals, smooth jazz, jazz-rock, jazz-fusion, funk, R&B, bossa nova, Flamenco, Latin Jazz, pop, and more. He performs John Coltrane, Charlie Parker, Louis Armstrong, Sam Butera, Michael Brecker, Boots Randolf, Miles Davis, Dizzy Gillespie, Freddie Hubbard, Clifford Brown, Benny Goodman, Artie Shaw, Richard Elliot, Gerald Albright, George Benson, Frank Sinatra, Kurt Elling, Tony Bennett, and many more.
Anthony Corrado holds a Bachelor of Science in Music Education from Florida International University and has taught at elementary, middle, and high schools in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, for mainstream and special needs students.
Anthony Corrado is a committed Christian and uses music to bring glory and honor to God and to bring peace, health, enjoyment, inspiration, spiritual awareness to all.
Jimmy Barkan - Big Band Singer
Jay Cee Driesen - Singer/Entertainer
Jimmy Barkan is a big band singer with a tremendous personality and vibrancy !! He has performed in hundreds of venues from NY to LA, and is equally at home singing Michael Buble, Elvis, Bobby Darren and Sammy Davis Jr.
"I was born in Pittsburgh and took to the stage at an early age. While all my friends were listening to Led Zeppelin and The Grateful Dead, I was listening and highly influenced by the Big Band Swing Singers; Tony, Mel, Bobby, Sammy & Frank. When I was old enough I started performing in local nightclubs and bars. I had the privilege to headline Pittsburgh’s famous Holiday House that also featured these performers: Jonny Carson, Liza Minnelli, Jay Leno, Jerry Seinfeld and even Frank Sinatra!!"
"Moved to NYC and received a Bachelor of Fine Arts from New York University, studied with world famous Vocal Coach Don Lawrence. Don Lawerence has also coached Bono, Jon Bon Jovi, Christina Aguilera and most recently Lady Gaga!! I played at various showcases and nightclubs throughout Manhattan and the Catskill Mountains. Landed a record deal with Decco Records and recorded my first album titled Love in your Life."
Peter Scott Ruben Featuring the music of Frank Sinatra, Bobby Darin, the Rat Pack and more, Peter Scott Ruben blends this repertoire from the "best of the best" into a delightful musical performance. Recreating the great tradition of America's top nightclubs, Peter sets the tone for a truly memorable evening. Whether Peter is performing with his seven-piece band, jazz trio, or singing with the "tracks", the mood is intimate, the music is authentic, the show swings!
Sandy & Lyn Duo
Sammy Weber - "The Virtuoso"
David Meulemans is a Caberet and Theatrical artist who has toured the world with his act. He still flies in and out of the US thrilling audiences wherever he goes.
Jody Ebling is a seasoned and versatile vocalist who has worked all over the world.
She has the gift of a fluid vocal instrument which allows her to easily belt out a Broadway show tune, sing an Italian aria,rattle off the many lyrics of an intricate comedy song or gently interpret a tune from the Great American Popular Songbook .
Jody has worked in all of the top clubs in Boston and New York City, including the famed Blue Note. She performed regularly at the famous Friends Restaurant, owned by Elton John, in London. She also has toured Florida and New England extensively with her one-woman show, “Broadway Baby.” She has had the pleasure of working with many wonderful entertainers, including Steve Solomon and Freddie Roman. She was a guest soloist with both the Coral Springs Pops Orchestra and the Hollywood Beach Pops Orchestra under the direction of Peter Fuchs.
She has toured with the Cab Calloway big band led by Calloway Brooks;
appeared as a featured vocalist at the Festival Lyrique on the island Belle Ille in France and performed as the featured soloist with the White Heat Swing Orchestra in the Boston Harbor Hotel guest artist series. Jody has also had the honor of doing concerts with virtuoso jazz violinist Aaron Weinstein, legendary jazz guitarist Al Caiola and legendary jazz pianist Mike Renzi.
By age seventeen, Larry was already performing his songs at school, and had helped form his first band, which was called Milestone. From that moment on, Larry Brendler has worked full time as a musician and entertainer. At age eighteen, Larry was in a professional Top 40 and Oldies band called Instant Replay, which played throughout the Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia and Washington D.C. areas in night clubs and Military Bases. Larry played piano, keyboards and sang lead vocals. He later joined a trio called Rising Star, which played an even greater variety of music. In the Spring of 1982, Larry had his first piano bar job at The Seven Locks Inn, where he played for four months until he left for College at The University of Miami in Florida. For five years, Larry studied Classical Music Theory & Composition, piano, and voice. While at College, Larry began performing throughout the Dade County area, including a stint as Jackie Mason’s opening act, doing seven shows at The Newport Hotel in Miami Beach.
By the Mid 1980’s, Larry Brendler had long term engagements in South Florida at many well known restaurants and Private Clubs such as The Cricket Club, The Place For Steak, Mr. Clydes, The Big Splash and Frankie’s in Fort Lauderdale. During this time, Larry occasionally traveled back to Washington D.C. to perform for then Vice President George Bush at The Senate Building, Ted Koppel at the Sheraton for CNN, Larry King for a Variety Club Affair, and opened for Pearl Bailey at The Kennedy Center.
In 2013, Stacey was named Mrs. Greenacres in the US Continental Pageant and although she did not win the Mrs. United States Title, she did receive both the Mrs. Congeniality and Audience Choice awards. In 2014 Stacey was selected as Mrs. New York Petite to represent her state in the Mrs. USA Petite Pageant. She received the prestigious Spirit award as well as third runner up in her class.
Stacey has toured the United States with various bands, performing in venues like Nassau Coliseum where she opened for the New York Islanders. She has traveled internationally with Sweet Adelines, an all-women’s a cappella barbershop harmony choir, where she has performed with the choir, as a soloist and in an award winning quartet. Stacey also toured with different Off-Broadway musical comedy shows including the Jackie Mason Musical where she played Mrs. Olivier, the pushy Jewish Mother of Ginger.
Ms. Steele can be seen in several feature films, web series, commercials and on TV shows and often works on the other side of the camera producing.
Whether she is doing comedy, singing, acting or hosting, on camera or off,
Stacey's entertaining and engaging personality literally jumps out and grabs you.
With a powerful voice and magnetic stage presence Lou Villano is truly a dynamic entertainer. He has received praise from songstress Julie Budd saying, "You are a fabulous singer … a major talent". On May 18th, 2014 at a show in Fort Lauderdale at the Park Playhouse Theater, with over 1100 people in the audience, Lou was named 2014 Tri-Rail Senior Idol of South Florida out of 12 finalists !!
You may have seen Lou perform with the Hallandale & Sugar Pops Symphony Orchestras, at some of the outdoor festivals in Jupiter’s Abacoa, Port St. Lucie, or in many of the community theaters and clubhouses from Miami to Northern Florida. In the summers of 2011 & 2012 Lou completed 3 week tours in the New York Metro area with shows in the Catskill Mountains, Dix Hills Performing Arts Center, North Shore Towers CC, and the Laurie Beechman Theater in New York City. One of his favorite shows over the last 2 years is performing as the guest artist with Italian singer Franco Corso at the Lyric Theater in Stuart. All this, along with the release & success of his debut CD album
“Dreams Do Come True” keeps Lou very busy.
Master Violinist, Trumpeter, Musical Mentor
James Perkowski, a popular tenor here in South Florida, has appeared multiple times abroad – most recently in London, and to sold out audiences in Sweden and Finland. He has performed his one-man show “The 11 O’ Clock Spots” on Windstar and Seabourn cruise lines.
James has shared the stage with Barbara Cook at The Broward Center, Toni Braxton at the Flamingo in Las Vegas, and Patti LaBelle for AIDS Walk South Florida, and is featured on Deanne Martin’s (Dean’s daughter) CD, Memories Are Made of These. James’s first CD was entitled, To Broadway and Beyond, including the Irving Berlin hit, There’s No Business Like Show Business.
"Then moved to L.A. to continue my singing career and that’s where I met the controversial and charismatic Hot Yoga Teacher, Bikram Choudhury. I found my second passion in life, Hot Yoga! My family will be the first to tell you that my passions sometimes become obsessions! I started practicing Hot Yoga three to four times daily and soon became Bikram’s most senior teacher."
"Moved to South Florida to be near my parents who had moved down from Pittsburgh and opened several Hot Yoga Studios. I began my own style of Hot Yoga called The Barkan Method of Hot Yoga. I now have the honor to travel around the world (Australia, Japan, Hungary, Iceland and Costa Rica to name a few), teaching The Barkan Method Hot Yoga and certifying Barkan Method Teachers."
"My original dream… is to be a singer and entertainer! I recently had the honor of singing with Gloria Loring and The Palm Beach Pops at The Kravis Center in West Palm Beach. Now I am performing all over the Southeast at 500-1200 seat theaters!!"
Jimmy Barkan - He's a real show stopper !!!