The Town Hall will present Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin for one night only on June 6 at 8pm. Trevor Hay directs this new play, which features music written and performed by award-winning actor and musician Hershey Felder.
Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin brings Berlin to life in an evening reflecting his journey from child immigrant to America's most beloved and prolific songwriter. The show features some of the composer's most popular songs including "Alexander's Ragtime Band," "Always," "Blue Skies," "God Bless America," "Puttin' on the Ritz," "There's No Business Like Show Business," and "White Christmas."
The Town Hall engagement marks the New York premiere of Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin, which has previously played at Los Angeles' Geffen Playhouse, Chicago's Royal George Theatre, the La Jolla Playhouse, and Boston's Cutler Majestic Theatre.
Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin features a scenic design by Felder, lighting design by Richard Norwood, projection design by Christopher Ash and Lawrence Siefert, and sound design and production management by Erik Carstensen. The show is produced by Eva Price, Samantha F. Voxakis and Karen Racanelli.