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Zucchero Coming to Boston


Italian Rock Star, Zucchero, is Coming to Boston! WHAT:    On Tuesday, April 4th 2017 Zucchero is coming to The Wilbur in downtown Boston’s historic theatre district. Adelmo Fornaciari was born in Roncocesi on 25th September 1955. He later moved to Forte dei Marmi in Tuscany where, between 1970 & 1978, he formed his first R&B bands: ‘Le Nuove Luci’, ‘Sugar & Daniel’ and ‘Sugar & Candies’. By that time, he was already known as Zucchero, a nickname given to him by one of his school teachers. In 1981 he won the Castrocaro Festival with ‘Canto Te’. Then in 1983, he recorded ...

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Enrico Rennella makes his Boston Debut with his one man comedy show

Enrico Rennella

When: Friday, October 7, 2016 Where: Regent Theatre, 7 Medford Street, Arlington, MA A life in comedy was probably in the stars from his April fool’s birthdate for Enrico Rennella. Born in Paris 30 years ago, Mr. Rennella, who moved to Naples at the age of one, performs in his native Italian. He said he tried to break into the comedy club scene in Naples as a teenager, but said it was “hard to organize a show with all th e mafia controlling the clubs. If you want to go here, you can’t go here, if you want to go ...

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America’s Tenor Michael Amante to Perform in Malden, MA

Michael Amante

CATCH A RISING STAR AND ST. ROCCO’S ASSOCIATION OF MALDEN PRESENT AMERICA’S TENOR, MICHAEL AMANTE When: Saturday, October 10, 2015. Doors at 6:30 p.m., show at 8 p.m. All ages are welcome. Where: Jenkins Auditorium, 77 Salem Street, Malden, MA Michael Amante is a celebrated American singer and stage actor whose voice and presence has captivated audiences and critics around the world.  He sings a repertoire that ranges from Broadway, American Standards, Gospel and Jazz to the soaring notes of High Opera.  He has been called “The People’s Tenor”, been billed as “the Prince of High C’s”, and even “the ...

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Italian Tenor Alfio on WGBH


Italian-Australian Singer Brings His Dynamic Mix of Traditional and Original Repertoire to Boston ALFIO IN CONCERT U.S. Public Television Special Airs on WGBH/2 Saturday 8/15 at 6pm and Tuesday, 8/18 at 9:30pm     Concert Tour Comes to The Wilbur Theatre in November Italian-Australian powerhouse vocalist ALFIO brings a new approach to the tenor tradition. Beloved around the world for his modern interpretations of Italian standards, classical takes on contemporary chart-toppers, and original compositions that bridge musical genres, ALFIO joins the illustrious ranks of tenors on U.S. public television with the debut of ALFIO IN CONCERT, airing in Boston Saturday, ...

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