Pittsburgh Public Theater Special Show

By: Amanda Narcisi

 Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin

Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin

Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin premiers at Pittsburgh Public Theater this December and ticket went on sale now for this limited engagement. Hershey Felder will tell Irving Berlin’s story from the Czarist Russia to New York’s Tin Pan Alley. Hershey Felder will also bring in the characters Mr. Berlin’s wife of 60 years, Ellin; Broadway impresario Florenz Ziegfeld; and Ethel Merman, the star of Berlin’s Broadway musical, Annie Get Your Gun. 

The music of Irving Berlin will be the highlight of the show including songs “White Christmas,” the stirring “God Bless America,” “Puttin on the Ritz,” “Blue Skies,” “There’s No Business Like Show Business,” and “Easter Parade”.

Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin runs December 19 – 30, 2018 at the O’Reilly Theater with Pittsburgh Public Theater. Tickets go on sale August 1st. Ticket prices: $30 – $65. Tickets for students & age 26 & younger: $15.75. Discounts for groups of 10+ are available by contacting Casey Helm at 412.316.8200 ext. 704 or chelm@ppt.org. Ticket prices are subject to change.

For tickets call 412.316.1600, click ppt.org, or visit the O’Reilly Theater Box Office.