Chris Pinnella and his six-piece band present a delightful evening of hits and standards that you and your Valentine will LOVE this February 14. Pinnella opens up the Great American Songbook and mixes in some of the most beloved love songs of all time - think "Can't Help Falling in Love," "Moondance" and
"The Way You Look Tonight" - mixed with some more contemporary hits - think "Scenes from an Italian
Restaurant." We're sure you will LOVE this show! Growing up on the Algonquin stage, this homegrown
star now regularly sells out local venues and appears around the world as a member of Trans-Siberian Orchestra.
Runtime: 1 hour, 45 minutes
Kid Friendly: Yes
Dinner and A Show with Brandl
Pair this concert with a special Valentine's Day menu at Brandl for $89 plus a $2 per ticket processing fee per person. To order, select the 'BRANDL' discount when you buy online or call 732-528-9211. To guarantee restaurant seating, call Brandl at 732-280-7501 to make a reservation. A reservation between 2-3 hours before evening performances is recommended. Bring your ticket to the show to Brandl at the time of your reservation and order from the menu on this page. Patrons must have tickets in hand prior to dinner. Brandl is BYOB. Gratuity and beverages (coffee, etc.) are NOT included in the fixed price menu. Chef reserves right to adjust menu.
About Chris Pinnella
Chris Pinnella is no stranger to the Algonquin Arts Stage having performed well over 50 times here at the Algonquin, in various musicals (Joseph ... Dreamcoat, 1940's Radio Hour), concerts (Father Alphonse & The Orchestra of St. Peter by the Sea) and one prior solo engagement (Chris Pinnella: Live at the Algonquin). Chris has performed professionally both off-Broadway & regionally -- working with the legendary Julie Andrews and TONY nominated director Marcia Milgrom Dodge (RAGTIME). Recently Chris has been touring and recording with the multi-platinum selling Trans-Siberian Orchestra for the past 3 years now and will be heading to Berlin to play a Nationally Televised concert at the Brandenburg Gate on New Year's Eve for over 1 million fans. As a solo artist Chris has now sold out McLoone's Supper
Club in Asbury Park 9 times and has played the legendary Birdland Jazz Club, The NBC Rainbow Room, & The Allen Room at Jazz! At Lincoln Center. Chris's debut Christmas Album 'All Through The Night' is available for purchase on iTunes and on his website chrispinnella.com, as well as his single, 'Hallelujah'.
About The Band
Pinnella will be accompanied by world renown pianist, his uncle, Michael Pinnella, local guitar hero Doug
Mikula, Gary Mazzaroppi from The Les Paul Trio on Upright Bass, Steve Kelly on drums, Joe Gullace on trumpet & Luca Provenzano on saxophone.
"Pinnella has the same kind of energy & charisma as the young Marlon Brando."
-- The Dallas Morning News
"His voice is pure perfection." -- The Coast Star
"Outstanding." -- The Asbury Park Press
"Pinnella delivered with rock and roll good looks and stunning vocals."
-- New England Music News
"Pinnella possesses a soaring, rich baritone that just leaves you speechless."
-- Talkin' Broadway