THE SHOWS

Hooray for Hollywood!

 

EMPIRE TRIO presents the most beloved and famous songs from the world of film from c.1930 until the mid-1990s. Songs from Casablanca, James Bond, Titanic, The Wizard of Oz, and stories about the great singers who performed them, from Judy Garland and Frank Sinatra to Céline Dion and Barbra Streisand. A glamorous soundtrack to the greatest silver screen films of all time!

BRAVISSIMO BROADWAY

EMPIRE TRIO’s show, Bravissimo Broadway, combines classic show tunes from the most beloved Broadway musicals, with their own breathtaking and unique arrangements. The performance includes highlights from shows such as Les Misérables, West Side Story, and Phantom of the Opera, mixed with outstanding original arrangements, such as the hauntingly beautiful Edelweiss from The Sound of Music, in three-part harmony, and a gorgeous ‘mash-up’ of Ghost: the Musical’s ‘With You’ with Ghost: the Movie’s ‘Unchained Melody’. The show will take you on a thrilling 70+ year adventure of the best songs and behind-the-scene stories Broadway musicals have to offer.

A Christmas Spectacular!

 

A reinvented take on some of the most beloved Christmas songs with arrangements ranging from catchy, sing-a-long fun to hauntingly beautiful. Hear classics such as White Christmas, Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas, Gésu Bambino and O Holy Night that will put you in the Christmas spirit and get you ready for some holiday cheer!

“From Pavarotti to Pop”

 

[NOTE: This show was commissioned by Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, NY]

 

“Incredible fun!" and "A true tour de force", EMPIRE TRIO takes the audience on a musical journey, revealing how Italian Americans influenced the American popular music scene throughout the decades. From humorous storytelling to their innovative and unique arrangements, this trio breathes new life into songs made famous by such legendary singers as Enrico Caruso, Louis Prima, Frank Sinatra, Connie Francis and Andrea Bocelli, combining virtuosic musical feats with an accessible and engaging program of well-known classics to create a show that's "fast-paced, funny and touching, with two stellar voices and commanding accompaniment."

My Funny Valentine

(Love Show, not just for Valentine’s Day!)

 

Music, as defined by urban dictionary: "is not only something you hear but what you feel. It is something your soul can reach out and touch!" EMPIRE TRIO’s new show takes that principle to heart, reimagining well-known favorites that transcend the universal themes of love and passion; songs that will make your heart sing and your soul fly!