"DESTINATION: Las Vegas" The Musical Journey" is a cabaret revue saluting the great musical headliners of Las Vegas. Husband/wife musical team, FRANCINE EVANS & JOEL ZELNIK perform the legendary songs of Bing Crosby, Elvis Presley, Bobby Darin, Louis Armstrong, Peggy Lee, Bette Midler, Sophie Tucker, Wayne Newton, Louis Prima & Keely Smith, Judy Garland, Elvis Presley, Connie Francis, Barry Manilow, Sammy Davis Jr., Barbra Streisand, Ann-Margaret, Cab Calloway, Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and more. Fasten your seatbelts for this live, engaging show! www.destinationlasvegas.org.
FRANCINE EVANS Francine Evans is a singer, pianist, guitarist, songwriter and show producer with over 30 years experience in the NYC/SF area. Francine has produced over 100 shows for children and adults. Leonard Bernstein was a fan of her eclectic musical style as was Peter Schikele (PDQ Bach). She has performed with her big band in just about every major hotel ballroom in NYC and has appeared in cabaret clubs and folk venues on both the east and west coasts. She holds a M.A. from Montclair State University and has performed in New York, Atlantic City, Las Vegas, Japan and Greece. She has recorded three cd's.
JOEL ZELNIK Jazz great Dr. Billy Taylor, was the first to give air play to Joel's first jazz album, "MOVE", which was reissued in Japan. A contemporary of Bill Evans, Joel has entertained 5 presidents, has been a pianist/bandleader for thousands of events, and has performed at concert venues in New York, Atlantic City, Las Vegas, Japan and Greece. NYC venues include: Windows On The World and The Rainbow Room. He has recorded four CD's and also holds an M.A. (from Rutgers University). His latest recording, "Live At Steinway Piano Gallery" was performed on a Steinway Model D Concert Grand, released in Japan.
Currently running in NYC, 'DESTINATION: Las Vegas The Musical Journey" was conceived by and stars Francine and Joel. 2011 marked the year in which Francine and Joel became competitors of tv's "America's Got Talent". Together, they perform over 100 enthusiastic engagements per year with over a dozen original musical cabaret-style shows.
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214 West 30th St., 6th floor
New York, NY 10001