“Bruce, Bennett … Big Time”
Michael Elkin, Jewish Exponent
“Eddie Bruce is still “dancin’ on air” — serving as host of the popular Philly- stomp of a treat, he’s got good step to the front of the line dance touted.
And that’s because these days, he song in his heart.
That that song is “High Hopes” — so aligned locally with the large legend Harry Kalas — is not lost on the big leader who’s performed at so many and Bar/ Bat Mitzvahs, an ice his image has been eternally frozen party circuit Hall of Fame.”
“Eddie Bruce to Perform Bennett Classics in NYC”
“Because of You” and “I got Rhythm” are only a few of the Tony Bennett classics Eddie Bruce has lined up for his upcoming performance “Bruce on Bennett: A Loving Tribute to an American Music Treasure.” The concert is scheduled for Sunday Jan. 10 at 8:30 p.m. at the New York City nightclub Feinstein’s at Loews Regency.
Bringing his personal interpretation to Bennett’s jazz hits, and adding special anecdotes about the singer’s impact on his own life, Bruce makes it no secret to his audience that he has been a Bennett devotee for many years….
“A Night of Music”
Laura Mitchell, Philadelphia Style
“Join Philadelphia as it celebrates one of America’s most accomplished and talented entertainers. On Monday, April 9 at 7:30 PM, the Center for Literacy and the Philadelphia Theatre Company present A Tribute to Tony Bennett in Words & Music at the Suzanne Roberts Theatre. The event will celebrate the musical, artistic, and philanthropic career of Tony Bennett, featuring highlights and clips from his extensive catalog of work.”
“Classy Tribute to Tony Bennett at the Opera House on October 8″
Jim Thorpe, PA Tourist Bureau
“Within the first few minutes of Eddie Bruce’s tribute to Tony Bennett, audiences realize he is a deeply talented singer with a special connection to an authentic music icon.
With sold-out performances at New York’s Feinstein’s and the Metropolitan Room and also a two-week run at Philadelphia’s Prince Music Theater’s Cabaret, Bruce brings Bruce on Bennett: A Loving Tribute to an American Music Treasure to the Mauch Chunk Opera House at 14 West Broadway in Jim Thorpe, PA on Saturday, October 8, 2011.”
“Eddie Bruce to perform Anthony Newley Songbook at The Met Room 11/1, 11/22″
“Eddie Bruce brings his popular tribute show to Anthony Newley to the Metropolitan Room in New York on two Mondays in November – the 1st and 22nd at 7 p.m. Entitled “Once in a Lifetime … The Anthony Newley Songbook”, he performs with the “remarkable” Tom Adams Trio and presents a rare and most refreshing revisit of some of the music made popular by Newley. “
“‘Bruce on Bennett’ promises to be a night of great music”
“Eddie Bruce has been a fan of the music of the legendary Tony Bennett for many years. In fact, he says, “I have been a fan of his my whole life.” Most people throughout their lives have at least one famous movie star, performer, singer or athlete that they idolize. But most people are not Eddie Bruce, capable of putting together a show based on their idol. “
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