HOORAY FOR HOLLYWOOD
HOORAY FOR HOLLYWOOD: Featuring pianist, music director, arranger Kenneth Gartman
Join Christina and Kenneth in celebrating the Oscar Award winning songs from the 40’s all the way through to the 70’s. This fantastic duo delights audiences performing some of the greatest songs ever written for the Silver Screen. “Hooray For Hollywood”, “Baby It’s Cold Outside”, and a fun Disney Medley among others will leave you feeling like you just left an evening at the Oscars!
Kenneth Gartman, Music Director – Kenneth has been playing piano and music directing in spiritual communities for over 25 years. He moved from Texas to New York City in 2000 to pursue a career in musical theatre. Here are a few of his credits. Theatre: Inner Voices III: Arlington (Off-Broadway); Bryan Putnam’s The ToyMaker (Eugene O’Neill Theater Conference, 2012); Zapata! The Musical (NYMF2012) and subsequent cast recording; Once Removed, a new musical with music by Graham Russell of Air Supply; Show Choir! the Musical (NYMF2010); The ToyMaker (NYMF2009) and subsequent cast recording; Trouble in Shameland (FringeNYC) and subsequent cast recording. Cabaret/Concerts: Rev. Yolanda’s Old Time Gospel Hour, Joshing Around, Unity Benefit Concerts, Concerts for City Greens, Cabaret Cares, The Salon Open Mic(Host/Co-Host), A Ballsy Christmas Open Mic (Host). Singer/Performer: Kenneth Gartman…Not Like the Other Cavemen (cabaret debut), National Tour of The Music Man; Side by Side by Sondheim; Simply Sondheim LIVE! (BBC Broadcast); and A New York Songbook: Way Off Broadway. For more information, visit KennethGartman.com