Swingin' NJ Event Celebrates Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin!
This cool celebration will take place on Sunday, October 6, 2019, at the Nassau Inn, 10 Palmer Square, Princeton, NJ, 08542, beginning promptly at 11:00am until 2:00pm.
In addition to the marvelous entertainment, the highlight will be a fascinating talk by two extraordinary guest speakers, Charles L. Granata and Dana Polan.
Both distinguished Sinatra authorities, Mr. Granata and Mr. Polan will be sharing their thoughts and unique insights about Frank Sinatra, the man and his music.
Charles L. "Chuck" Granata is a leading expert on Frank Sinatra. He is a writer, record producer, music historian and archivist. Mr. Granata is the author of 4 books, including the award-winning book Sessions with Sinatra: Frank Sinatra and the Art of Recording, which has been identified as one of the most important studies of Sinatra the recording artist. He acts as the project director and producer for all of Sinatra's Columbia recordings, and has completed hundreds of interviews with those who have worked with Sinatra on his records. He is also the producer and occasional co-host of Nancy Sinatra's weekly radio program "Nancy for Frank" on Sirius-XM radio.
Dana Polan is Professor of Cinema Studies at New York University. He has taught about Frank Sinatra at NYU and has lectured about him at Ohio State University and Notre Dame. He is the author of 9 books in film and media, including The Sopranos, Julia Child's The French Chef, and Scenes of Instruction:
Producer Karen Morris is a longtime fan of Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin. When asked about the event Ms. Morris replied,
"I'm so looking forward to hearing Chuck Granata and Dana Polan chat about Mr. Sinatra! As Frank would say, "It will be a gasser!"
After the chat, the attendees will enjoy a delicious buffet, and live entertainment featuring classic Sinatra songs sung by the NY Rat Pack duo of Jesse Posa (as Frank Sinatra) and Joe Perce (as Dean Martin), who have been delighting audiences for over a decade.
Rounding out the festivities will be a patriotic musical medley to honor all Veteran attendees.
Parking garages are available near the Nassau Inn, located on Chambers Street and Hulfish Street. For GPS, use 25 Chambers Street or 11 Hulfish Street, Princeton, NJ, 08542.
To register, reserve seats or ticket info, contact Karen at firstname.lastname@example.org