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Old Town Theater with Kevin Lee

»Posted by on Jun 30, 2013 in Jazz Piano, Piano Gigs | 0 comments

Old Town Theater with Kevin Lee

Just wrapped up another night at Old Town Theater, this time headlined by comedian Kevin Lee, as seen on HBO and Comedy Central. I had a grand time playing the opening sets for tonight’s two shows and look forward to spending more time here. The theater has a great vibe – fun to be in and even better to play in 🙂 –

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A Weekend at the Old Town Theater

»Posted by on Jun 17, 2013 in Music Performances, Piano Gigs | 0 comments

A Weekend at the Old Town Theater

I had the pleasure of playing at Alexandria’s newly restored Old Town Theater last weekend. For each show (two on Friday, two on Saturday), I played the “walk-in set” for about half an hour before showtime, a quick jingle as each act was introduced, and a quick “walk-out” piece. The host was Mark Matusof and he introduced magicians Karen Beriss and Osmar, before the main act, Chris Barnes from Milwaukee. Having been re-opened in December 2012, the Old Town Theater is poised to return as a popular venue in downtown Alexandria. It’s almost 100 years old, and although much of the specific history has been lost of the years, immediately upon entering you know that you’re in a real vintage place. The second floor has a bar and...

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