Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center, West Chester PA
Celebrating iconic music by showcasing world-class bands and artists in this state-of-the-art venue.
Thur Feb 22 - Dueling Pianos!Get Tickets Here
A Dueling Piano show combines high musicianship of two singing pianists with amazing interaction, comedy, and sing-alongs of classic songs.
Originating in 1933 in New Orleans LA, the dueling piano tradition began with two pianos facing one another and two pianists competing in the Ragtime style. Today, these musicians focus on a mix of popular songs, iconic artists, and hits from all eras. Join us, as our musicians perform your favorite sing-along hits at the Knauer Performing Arts Center!
Fri Feb 16 - Frederick J.Get Tickets Here
Featured as part of Theatre Philadelphia's "Philly Theatre Week"
Frederick J is a world-class pianist, drummer, singer, and entertainer. He is one of the highest rated Entertainers for countless clubs, cruise lines and venues across the world. From his comedic timing to his virtuosic piano technique, Frederick J transcends genres and generations with his versatile showmanship and musicality!
Thur May 31 - Louis Prima Jr.
Born into an undeniable musical legacy, Louis Prima Jr. picks up the torch lit by his iconic father and leads his incarnation of The Witnesses headfirst into the future. Their seamless blend of hard driving big band jazz, insanely danceable swing and, at its core, real rock and roll has been wowing crowds worldwide.
Make no mistake, this is no tribute act. Although the band most certainly Jumps, Jives, an’ Wails "Prima-style," they are their own musical beast — thoroughly modern, laying down a blueprint for the future on the foundations of the past. Audiences will be treated to an evening of classics from the Louis Prima catalog, selections from LPJ & Co.'s two CDs (Return of the Wildest! and BLOW) and a healthy dose of sure-to-please surprises.
Thur Aug 9 - Glenn Miller Orchestra
The most popular and sought after big band in the world today for both concert and swing dance engagements. With its unique jazz sound, the Glenn Miller Orchestra is considered to be one of the greatest bands of all time. The present Glenn Miller Orchestra was formed in 1956 and has been touring consistently since, playing an average of 300 live dates a year all around the world.
“A band ought to have a sound all of its own. It ought to have a personality.” – Glenn Miller
Sat Sept 8 - Tony DeyoGet Tickets Here
Tony Deyo is a stand-up comedian known most notably for his sharp, quick material and near-perfect comedic timing almost certainly gained from his years as a professional symphony musician. New York City’s Village Voice calls him “one of the tightest joke writers in the business.” In 2013, he made his late night television debut on CONAN. Within a year, he had added appearances on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, AXS TV’s Gotham Comedy Live, and Comics Unleashed with Byron Allen. His latest album, Comedy Road Trip, landed on the Billboard Magazine comedy chart, and debuted as the #1 selling stand-up album on iTunes. With over 50 stand-up clips available, he has steadily become one of the most prolific comedians on YouTube.