PERRY LAYLON OJEDA
SINGS THE SONGS OF BETTY COMDEN & ADOLPH GREEN BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND!
MONDAY APRIL 16 2018 AT UPSTAIRS AT VITELLO’S
Studio City, California – April 16, 2018 – PERRY LAYLON OJEDA, returns to Upstairs at Vitello’s singing The Songs of Betty Comden & Adolph Green, the legendary and longest running creative partnership in American Theatre History.
The multiple award winning team of Comden & Green have distinguished themselves as playwrights, screenwriters and lyricists who have collaborated with such great Broadway musical and film composers as Leonard Bernstein, Jule Styne, Cy Coleman, and Andre Previn. This special cabaret performance, starring Perry Laylon Ojeda, is a musical tribute to the unparalleled contributions they have made to the American Musical Theatre.
This one night only event will also include special appearances by Broadway Veterans Jeffrey Polk, Mary Ann Hermansen and local Los Angeles Theater favorite Perry Lambert.
Perry relates his personal experience working with the legendary songwriting team, Betty Comden & Adolph Green, when he performed the leading role of “Gabey” in the 1998 Broadway revival of ON THE TOWN and reveals in his own touching words and memories how they mentored and touched his life as an actor & performing artist.
With musical direction by Shelly Markham and staged by Ron Celona, Mr. Ojeda will sing many familiar and several not-so-familiar songs from such Comden and Green musicals as Bells are Ringing, Subways are For Sleeping, On the Town, Fade Out, Fade, In, On the Twentieth Century, Do Re Mi, Will Rogers Follies, and Wonderful Town; as well as hidden gems and secrets behind many of the screenplays for award-winning films: Singing in the Rain, The Band Wagon, and Auntie Mame.
PERRY LAYLON OJEDA’S, THE SONGS OF BETTY COMDEN AND ADOLPH GREEN will be presented on Monday, April 16, 2018 at 7PM, Doors open at 6PM for dinner/cocktails at Upstairs at Vitello's Supper Club located 4349 Tujunga Ave, Studio City, CA 91604, Tickets are $20 Tel. 818-769-0905