THE GREATEST PIANO MEN
Billy, Elton, Stevie, Ray & more!
A LIVE ROCK & ROLL CELEBRATION OF THE GREATEST PIANO ICONS IN MUSIC
This electrifying production, which debuted to rave reviews at the Flamingo in Las Vegas, celebrates the world’s greatest pianists and showmen – from Little Richard, Jerry Lee Lewis and Ray Charles to Stevie Wonder, Elton John and Billy Joel! The show features storytelling, video, female backup singers, a great band and 25 hit songs including “Good Golly Miss Molly”, “Superstition”, “Rocket Man”, “Tiny Dancer” and “New York State of Mind”. (The production is scalable; there are other configurations to meet any budget)
“These guys are amazing performers who take the audience through the history of the greatest piano players the world has known. There’s nothing like it on any stage, anywhere.” So says the show’s Executive Producer Steve Leber, the world-renowned former WME executive who managed artists from the Rolling Stones, Aerosmith and AC/DC to Trans-Siberian Orchestra. If anyone knows great entertainment, Steve does!
The Piano Men
Donnie Kehr is a lifelong musician and American actor, having originated roles in Broadway's Jersey Boys, The Who's 'Tommy,' Billy Elliot and many others. His film credits include Jersey Boys directed by Clint Eastwood, Wall Street, Chaplin with Robert Downey Jr. and more. He has also guest stared in television shows such as House Of Cards, Gotham, Quantico, Dare Devil, Tales Of The City and has performed on the Tonight Show, David Letterman, Good Morning America, Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade and the Oscars. Kehr has sung on two Grammy Award winning albums The Who's 'Tommy' in 1993 (featured singer for Pinball Wizard) and Jersey Boys in 2006.
Greg Ransom began playing the piano at 10 years old. His vocals are exactly like Elton John’s, naturally, and Greg's piano playing is right on the money! Greg has the ability to make you believe that you're at an Elton John concert for many years. If you were to attend an Elton John concert today, you would miss seeing the plumage and costumes of yesteryear.
Pete Peterkin, a singer, actor, dancer, comic, impressionist and multi-instrumentalist as well as a writer of literature and song Mr. Peterkin’s services are in constant demand year round. He is a songwriter and a self-taught R&B/jazz guitarist (among several other instruments). Singing led him into impressions (over 200 and counting) as well as acting. Subsequently he was able to obtain roles in several stage and television productions usually cast as a legendary entertainer. In 2009 after being seen by over 100 million as a finalist on America’s Got Talent as “The Rock & Roll President”.