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Story Tellers: The Great Songs of Elton John and Neil Diamond

August 4 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Dinner and drinks service starts 1 hour before showtimes.

Timeless Classics

A new show in the popular Story Tellers series. A special night of fantastic songs and great stories, with many singalong favorites.

Jay Fuchs piano, vocals

James A. Rocco vocals

Andy LaCasse guitar, harmonica, vocals

Jay Fuchs, James A. Rocco and Andy LaCasse are all beloved veterans of the entertainment world. As a teenager, James A. Rocco made his recording debut, singing a few lines on Frank Sinatra’s album, Watertown. He starred on Broadway in CATS, toured the country in Jesus Christ Superstar, and performed as The Witch in Into the Woods. In 2005, he accepted a position at The Ordway Center for the Performing Arts. He’s been called “a master showman” (The Star Tribune) and “a powerhouse of talent” (CBS News). In 2021 Broadway World cited him as Twin Cities Vocalist of the Decade for his work on Broadway Songbook®. Jay Fuchs is a renowned entertainer, music director, and music educator. For 25 years he has been the musical partner of Erin Schwab, the “Bette Midler of the Twin Cites”. Jay has served as music director for the Governor’s Inauguration Ball, the Basilica of Saint Mary Annual Fund Raiser, and many more. For 27 years he was the Music Theory Department Head at McNally Smith College of Music. Andy LaCasse is a multi-instrumentalist, singer, songwriter and arranger. For over 30 years, he has been a favorite studio session player and live performance band member in all areas of the Twin Cities music scene.

Venue

Crooners Main Stage
6161 Hwy 65 NE
Minneapolis, MN 55432 United States
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