JOE FIRMANO & THE DUKES
From the age of five Joseph Fimmano displayed an extraordinary musical talent which has now developed into an electrifying stage show.
This multi ‘ACE’ and ‘MO’ award winning pianist and vocalist is a true showman in every sense of the word with a versatility and energy that captures audiences wherever he performs.
Today, celebrating over 30 years in showbusiness, you will find this dynamic entertainer performing all over Australia at all major theatres and venues, as well as being in popular demand on all major US cruise lines. He is a regular Cabaret headliner on the prestigious Silverseas line, Royal Carribbean, Cunard, Holland America, and Princess lines. He is also a very popular entertainer in the corporate world having performed for Visy Board, Mitsubishi Australia, Police Credit Union, BMW Australia, Variety The Children’s Charity, CMRI, the Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute & Ronald McDonald House.
Joseph has received rave reviews and standing ovations in theatres all across Australia, making him one of the most popular performers on the theatre circuit including the Joan Sutherland Performing Arts Centre, Powerhouse Arts Centre Casula, Cairns Civic Theatre, The Pilbeam Theatre Rockhampton and many more.
There is no end to this young man’s talent, he has appeared on numerous Australian TV shows including his winning appearances on Channel 10’s Pot of Gold in the late 70s, along with Gordon Boyd’s Showcase, ABC’s Quest 78 and the ever popular National TV Show, Johnny Young’s “Young Talent Time” in the late 70s. There were also regular appearances on the John Mangos morning show and just recently performed on Channel 7’s popular morning show ‘Sunrise’ with David Koch.
Joseph is also an accomplished songwriter, in late 2015, his award winning song, “ Forever We’ll Love You”, the song he penned for his late sister Rose, reached 29 on the European Independent Music Charts.
Joseph’s new stage production for 2017 ‘Music of the Night’, is an enchanting spectacle of songs from the musicals, the classics, with instrumentals, singing, choirs, dancers and some of Australia’s leading classical singer guest artists. All joining Joey on stage for an enjoyable and memorable evening that will have you standing for more.
Joseph’s electrifying piano playing will thrill you with his renditions of the Flight of the Bumble Bee, Warsaw Concerto, You’ll Never Walk Alone, Phantom of the Opera and Nessun Dorma, just to name a few. Add to this the Music of the Night Orchestra with award winning musical Director Joseph Macri and you have all the right ingredients for an unforgettable night of entertainment.
Joseph Fimmano is definitely worth seeing and rest assured you will be experiencing the ultimate in Australian talent.
When: October 15, 2017
Where: Live and Free Main Stage