“The Boomer Boys Musical” arrives at the Palm Springs Cultural Center for five performances on February 11, 12 and 13, 2022, for a hilarious night of songs, jokes and stories about what happens to men when they reach “a certain age”. . “Lyrics are by BillyVan Zandt and Jane Milmore, music is by Wayland Pickard. The evening is produced by Scott Stander.
A tumultuous musical journey, the 85-minute show takes its quartet of fun “fat-pack” middle-aged men on a melodious and quirky comedic adventure, traversing everything from expanding waist depths to the heights of Viagra. Audiences and critics alike have found “The Boomer Boys Musical” to be a delight!
“Very funny from start to finish! »Exclaims Le Journal. “Hot ticket! Says the Boston Globe. “Pure joy!” shouts theFrontRowCenter.com. From New York to Los Angeles to Phoenix and across the country, women love the show, men identify with it and the youngest shiver for what awaits them!
The engagement of the Palm Springs Cultural Center marks the first California date of the post-pandemic performances of “The Boomer Boys Musical”. Off-Broadway original cast members Jeff Babey, Tom Frascatore and Glenn Jones star alongside series co-writer Billy Van Zandt.
Van Zandt and his writing partner, the late Jane Milmore, are two of the world’s most produced playwrights. Among the thousands of productions are the international hit comedy “You’ve Got Hate Mail”; the Off-Broadway tribute to the burlesque comedy “Silent Laughter”; and the summer perennial “Love, Sex, and the IRS.”
For television, they wrote and produced over three hundred hours of television comedy, including “Newhart”; “The Hughleys,” which won them a Prism Award; and the CBS Special, “I Love Lucy: The Very First Show,” which earned the duo an Emmy nomination.
As an actor, Mr. Van Zandt has appeared in over 300 plays and made his film debut in “Jaws 2”. He appears this season in Amazon’s “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” and Nickelodeon’s “That Girl LayLay”. His recent successful memoir about his time spent writing for television, “Get in the Car, Jane (Adventures in the TV Wasteland)” reached number one on Amazon.
The original music for “The Boomer Boys Musical” is composed by award-winning composer and featured artist Wayland Pickard. The four-time Grammy nominee and Cine Golden Eagle Award winner studied arrangement and composition with Henry Mancini, Nelson Riddle, and conducted Carnegie Hall Symphony Orchestras on NBC’s “Tonight Show.”
Scott Stander has produced concerts and theatrical attractions for the past 20 years, including “An Evening With Sophia Loren”; “Rocky Horror Picture Show 45th Anniversary” hosted by Barry Boswick; “Say goodnight Gracie”; “Simply Ballroom” with Debbie Reynolds; “Les Monologues du Vagina”; “An Evening with Shirley Bassey”; and “Hollywood Confidential” with Lainie Kazan, Connie Stevens and Sally Struthers.
Curtain hours for “The Boomer Boys Musical” performances at the Palm Springs Cultural Center are 8 pm on Friday, February 11; 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Saturday February 12; and 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. on Sunday February 13. Ticket prices are $ 58 (VIP), $ 48.00 and $ 38.00.