Why See Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin?
TOUR DE FORCE ONE MAN SHOW
Hershey Felder (George Gershwin Alone) brings his acclaimed portrait of Irving Berlin to in , , .The show traces the life of great songwriter from his birth in Czarist Russia, New York City's Lower East Side, where his family fled to escape virulent anti-Semitism. It was here that Irving went on to epitomize the American Dream as he set out to write songs that appealed to the heart and soul of his adopted country, including most famously 'God Bless America'.
From his first hit 'Marie from Sunny Italy' from which he earned just 37 cents in 1907, to Broadway busting hits such as 'Puttin' on the Ritz' and 'There's no Business like Show Business', Berlin created some of the nation's most enduring songs. Expect to hear them, alongside lesser known treasures, and much more in this critically acclaimed love letter to the legendary composer.
Opening night: 7 June 2018
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