Tony N Tina’s Wedding, Dave Attell and More Coming to Musikfest Café
BETHLEHEM, PA—The popular off-Broadway production Tony N Tina’s Wedding and comedian Dave Attell are among the latest additions to the lineup at the ArtsQuest Center’s Musikfest Café presented by Yuengling. Other newly announced shows include The Craig Thatcher Band, Boogie Wonder Band, The Amish Outlaws, The Aardvarks & The Sofa Kings, and Billy Joel tribute The Stranger. Tickets for the performances go on sale to ArtsQuest Members Nov. 3, 10 a.m., and the public Nov. 6, 10 a.m., at www.steelstacks.org and 610-332-3378.
Don’t forget to save the dates as everyone’s favorite Italian couple is getting married! R.S.V.P. to Tony N Tina’s Wedding Feb. 12-14 and 19-20 and be part of this one-of-a-kind, off-Broadway show that allows the audience to participate in everything from the first toast to the last slice of cake. The newly reimagined show features new characters like Tina’s gay brother Joey, pregnant bridesmaid Connie, an ex-boyfriend, a drunken priest and a colorful catering staff, ensuring nonstop laughs. Each performance includes a pasta dinner; doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the show begins at 7 p.m., with dinner and dancing getting underway at 7:30 p.m.
On April 15, comedian Dave Attell visits the Musikfest Café. Performing stand-up since the 1980s, Attell is perhaps best known for his Comedy Central show Insomniac with Dave Attell. Among his most recent shows are Road Work and the late-night comedy series Comedy Underground with Dave Attell, both on Comedy Central. Attell is also known for his acting roles, portraying himself on The Jim Gaffigan Show, the G.P.S. in Scooby-Doo! Abracadabra-Doo, and Amy’s homeless friend Noam in the hit-movie Trainwreck, starring Amy Schumer and Bill Hader. He will perform two shows at the Musikfest Café, one at 8 p.m. and another at 10:30 p.m.
On Jan. 2, Craig Thatcher returns to the Musikfest Café to present “The Music of CREAM,” a tribute to the legendary ’60s rock band that produced classics like “White Room” and “Sunshine of Your Love.” Boogie Wonder Band, deemed the funkiest, most disco-loving band in all the land, will perform at the Musikfest Café Jan. 8.
Dates, times and ticket prices for the newly announced Musikfest Café shows are:
Jan. 2, 7:30 p.m.
The Craig Thatcher Band presents “The Music of CREAM”
Jan. 8, 7:30 p.m.
Boogie Wonder Band
Jan. 29, 8 p.m.
The Amish Outlaws
$7-$10 in advance; $10-$13 day of show
Feb. 12-13 and 19-20, 7 p.m.
Feb. 14, 6:30 p.m.
Tony N Tina’s Wedding
March 26, 7:30 p.m.
The Aardvarks & the Sofa Kings
April 15, 8 and 10:30 p.m.
$29-34 in advance; $34-$39 day of show
April 29, 7:30 p.m.
Billy Joel Tribute The Stranger
For more information on the Musikfest Café, located at the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem, visit www.steelstacks.org or follow SteelStacks on Facebook.
Mark Demko, ArtsQuest
gro.tseuqstranull@okmedm or 610-332-1342