The Rescignos: Cabaret Comedy Twins at the Duplex
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The last date listed for The Rescignos was Friday May 11, 2012 / 9:30pm.
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Featured review from G Warner
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A terrific evening with wide audience appeal, The Rescignos is a dynamic identical twin duo that capitalizes on a clever and charming sibling rivalry. Brothers, Paul and Robbie, share a rare constellation of gifts: intelligence, quick wit, great singing voices and excellent comedic timing. Easy banter and fun musical choices allow Paul to shine with a cocky irreverence, while Robbie charms as the earnest, self-effacing "better" half. The Duplex (venue) is a gem of a cabaret theatre well known for cultivating brilliant new talent, like The Rescignos. I highly recommend The Rescignos. I highly recommend The Duplex. Enjoy!
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“Their comic timing is already impressively sharp, and their underlying affection for each other shines through the nerdy needling.” -_Cabaret Scenes _
“F—ing brilliant… I would be hard put to think of anyone I would rather be entertained by for an hour than The Rescignos." —Bistro Awards
See a video clip of a Rescignos’ song.
Robbie Rescigno and Paul Rescigno most recently appeared in the feature film Tenure alongside Luke Wilson, David Koechner and Gretchen Mol. They have also appeared in a nationwide Dell commercial. The Rescigno twins studied theater at Syracuse University and currently spend their days working in television. Robbie spent the last year at MSNBC’s Morning Joe and Paul works at The Late Show with David Letterman.
About the Ticket Supplier: The DuplexThe Duplex Cabaret Theatre is a 70-seat off-Broadway venue that features performances of all types nightly.
Since their humble beginnings in the 1950s, under the auspices of Hal Holbrook, the Duplex's first booking manager, DCT has served as a jewel in the crown of the NYC cabaret world. Performers such as Barbra Steisand, Woody Allen, Joanne Worley, Lovelady Powell, KT Sullivan, Karen Mason and Lea Delaria all are Duplex alumns. DCT audiences have been lucky enough to catch premiere versions of hits like Nunsense; Hello Muddah! Hello Faddah!; and a slew of other new shows.
More recently, DCT has been the venue of choice for The Storefront Theatre's award-winning New Mondays series, featuring new work from composers both up-and-coming and legendary, from Frank Wildhorn to Stephen Schwartz, Charles Strouse to Galt MacDermot, Jason Robert Brown, Michael John LaChiusa, Andrew Lippa and many others. Also, DCT's popular Dowtown Revivals series features one-night-only engagements from the brightest lights on the cabaret circuit.