The Piano Men: A Tribute to Elton John & Billy Joel
Get swept away in this dynamic, interactive concert celebrating two pop music giants! Their hits come alive with Broadway veterans Craig A. Myer and Donnie Kehr, and their talented back-up singers.
Presented by Parker Arts
Craig A Meyer (Elton John) has traversed all four corners of the entertainment industry, making strong impressions in theatre, film, television and music. Meyer has performed in shows like Meet Me In St Louis and Cats on Broadway, among others. He has appeared on television shows such as “Will & Grace” and “General Hospital.” His film credits include Leatherheads with George Clooney and Renee Zellweger, Joyful Noise with Dolly Parton and Queen Latifah and Identity Thief with Jason Bateman and Melissa McCarthy. He’s even worked with Tim Rice and Elton John himself on The Lion King! In music, Meyer has toured internationally and recorded with music legends Barry Manilow and Frankie Valli, and has headlined for Princess Cruises around the world.
Throughout his busy career, Meyer’s was repeatedly approached about his striking resemblance to Elton John and his uncanny ability to sound like the rock and roll legend. Meyer was eventually persuaded to expand his repertoire and began impersonating Sir Elton John. Today, he is considered to be the best Elton John tribute artist in the market whose strong vocals, striking resemblance and amazing talent on the piano has audiences everywhere remembering when rock was young.
Donnie Kehr (Billy Joel) is an accomplished actor, singer and musician. He is a Broadway veteran and has originated roles in award winning musicals such as, Jersey Boys, The Who’s Tommy Billy Elliot, and The Human Comedy to name a few. His film credits include Clint Eastwood's film version of Jersey Boys, Oliver Stone's Wall Street, and Chaplin with Robert Downey Jr. TV credits include The Good Wife, Daredevil, Gepetto and 72nd Annual Academy Awards where he sang Blame Canada with the late Robin Williams. In the past few years, Donnie branched out into music production through New York-based Good-to-Go Studios. He produced the highly acclaimed CD “Comfortable", for Emmy Nominee, Tituss Burgess (The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt). Currently he’s producing an EP for rising teen star Megan Rice.
On piano Donnie has played sold-out dueling piano shows across the country including Los Angeles, Las Vegas, and New York City. He enjoys playing his alter ego Broadways Billy Joel, with Almost Elton John's Craig A. Meyer, in their face to face show Piano Men.
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