“Landing in the space between art song and smoky supper club, The Pleasing Recollection, is a classic song-cycle performed as cabaret.”
– Sarah Downs, The Front Row Center
Michael Kelly: The Pleasing Recollection – A Cabaret Opera with Music by Martin Hennessy; Libretto by Stephen Kitsakos; Directed by Murphy Davis and starring Michael Kelly. Directly from its debut at NYC’s Feinstein’s 54 Below. In the mid-1970s, a young man lands ashore in Manhattan without a map. Negotiating his way into a life in the performing arts, “The Pleasing Recollection” chronicles his musical adventures as he charmingly stumbles into some of the musical and theater giants of the era. With pianist Bénédicte Jourdois.
Presented by The Palladium.
General Admission: $25.