Can we stop calling it “the forgotten borough,” already?
Staten Island’s newly renovated St. George Theatre is presenting one heck of a show line up this fall, with concerts scheduled ranging from comedian Jerry Seinfeld to songstress Roberta Flack…. oh and ‘Brooklyn’s Own’ Joe Causi is in the mix too!
NYC native and comedic legend Jerry Seinfeld is preparing to take his hometown by storm… one borough at a time. Jerry is currently on tour, taking his iconic stand up routine on the road for the first time in 14 years. In the Big Apple, he’s performing for five nights only – one night in each borough of New York City.
10/4 – Beacon Theatre – NYC
10/11 – Lehman Performing Arts Center – Bronx, NY
10/18 – Colden Center – Queens College – Flushing, NY
11/1 – St. George Theatre – Staten Island, NY
11/8 – Walt Whitman Theatre @ Brooklyn College – Brooklyn, NY
He will perform at the St. George Theatre in Staten Island on November 1st at 8PM. Tickets are $89 and are expected to go FAST.
But the fun on the Island doesn’t stop with Jerry…
Roberta Flack is bringing her legendary pipes to Staten Island on November 3rd. You can expect to hear some of her classic songs like, ‘Killing Me Softly With His Song’ and ‘Feel Like Makin’ Love,’ and music from her newest album, ‘Let It Be Roberta.’
Tickets are expected to go on sale soon. Prices range from $39 – $75.
Join WCBS-FM’s own Joe Causi at the St. George Theatre as he hosts a night filled with Disco! On Oct. 20, you can shake your groove thang to live performances by disco legends like The Trammps, France Joli, and D-Train.
On the Bill:
The Trammps: “Disco Inferno,” “That’s Where The Happy People Go”
Maxine Nightingale: “Right Back To Where We Started From,” “Lead Me On”
France Joli: “Come To Me,” “Heart To Break The Heart”
Bonnie Pointer: “Heaven Must Have Sent You,” “Jump For My Love”
Carol Douglas: “Doctor’s Orders,” “Midnight Love Affair”
Colonel Abrams: “Trapped,” “Not Gonna Let You Get The Best Of Me”
D-Train: “You’re The One For Me”
Cory Daye: “Pow Wow,” “Cherchez La Femme”
Tickets range from $45 – $55.
Debbie Harry and the rest of Blondie will take the stage at the St. George Theatre on October 4th. Get ready to hear the hits you know and love alongside new music from their latest album, ‘Panic Of Girls.’
Tickets are expected to go on sale soon.
Currently On Tour: If you’re looking to show some support for a newer artist, Staten Island native Ingrid Michaelson is making her way back home to support the Staten Island Museum with a performance at the St. George Theatre this September. You’re sure to hear some Ingrid classics as well as some songs from her new album, ‘Human Again.’
–Sarah Scroggins, CBS Local/WCBS-FM
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