Abe Lincoln's Piano: Hershey Felder's New Musical About American Icon
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The last date listed for Abe Lincoln's Piano was Monday January 13, 2014 / 8:00pm.
Currently at Geffen Playhouse - Gil Cates Theater
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- $64.00 - $74.00
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- $55.00 - $65.00
Even if you don't know him by name, you've heard Irving Berlin's songs: "God Bless America," "White… More
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Featured review from Kenyon BrownRed Velvet
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If you haven't seen the first incarnation of this particular piece, this one is actually great, and we recommend this one. He's a truly great pianist and stage presence. On the other hand, having seen and loved ALL of Mr. Feldman's many recent shows (and productions) in SoCal - including the earlier one on Lincoln's death, I have to emphatically say that most of the changes to this one just sucked out all of the emotion for me. When I saw the "old" version I was actually shocked to find myself crying freely at the end, whereas this one was merely informative and pleasant. I am not surprised he removed the large orchestra - and that wasn't the problem for me. But removing the first-person narrator eviscerated it, in my opinion.
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Hershey Felder is a master at his craft. I try not to miss any of his creations. I took 2 friends, one who has never experience his talent before. She was overwhelm by his performance. His story telling is extraordinary and his music is...continued