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Players Circle Cabaret Series Recap

See what awaits you at Players Circle Cabaret Series! We are happy to tell you that due to the success we experienced this past year with our cabaret/ nightclub series, we will continue to produce this popular entertainment before and after our theater season and between the runs of our six shows. You can look forward to the return of THE DANNY SINOFF TRIO, BILLY DEAN, coming back with friends from Nashville, GLAM! BAM! BURLESQUE! will tease, comic RC SMITH and our resident Comedy Improv Troupe will make you laugh, plus Maestro BRIAN GURL at the

Billy Dean, The James Taylor of Country Music

An experience you’ll want to have again and again. Over 5 million albums sold 5 number 1 singles 11 top 10 singles 1992 ACM Song of the Year “Somewhere In My Broken Heart” 1992 ACM Top New Male Vocalist 1996 Grammy Winner- Vocalist A Country Tribute To Gospel 1993 CMA Album of the Year Producer/Vocalist- Common Thread 2017 Florida Artist Hall of Fame Billy Dean is an American Troubadour who has mastered the art of singing, songwriting, and storytelling. His unique ability to morph into the characters in his songs while

Players Circle Performing Arts Center gets a Surprise Donation

Jody Van Cooney | Players Circle Volunteer Published 12:53 p.m. ET Nov 20,2020 Players Circle Theater and Performing Arts Center, in North Lee County received an unexpected surprise donation on its opening weekend as it transformed itself from a 180 theatre to a 76 seat Covid safe Nightclub. It happened on its second night of performances with NYC comic RC Smith. Producers Carrie Lund and Robert Cacioppo got up onstage to greet the audiences in the beginning of the evening and spoke about buying a baby grand piano, so they could present the Danny Sinoff

Players Circle transforms into cabaret club with jazz, comedians and Hee-Haw’s Lulu Roman

Charles Runnells | Fort Myers News-Press Published 12:15 p.m. ET Oct 20,2020 Don’t call Players Circle a theater anymore. At least for now. Co-founders Bob Cacioppo and Carrie Lund Cacioppo have re-imagined the place for the COVID-19 era. Now they see Players Circle Theatre as more of a nightclub or a cabaret club. “We’re reinventing ourselves again,” says producing artistic director Bob Cacioppo. Think smaller shows with just one performer or a handful of performers onstage, such as jazz trios, stand-up comedians and solo tribute acts. And think a smaller audience with nightclub tables and chairs

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