Two renowned stars alighted in Vero Beach, FL! Screen, television and night club actor and singer Tony Darrow, an original cast member of the Goodfellas film directed by Martin Scorsese, and acclaimed tenor Frank Tenaglia appeared in Goodfellas Night at the Opera at The Italian American Civic Association of Vero Beach, 1600 25th Street, Vero Beach, FL on December 2, 2017.
Darrow’s character in the Goodfellas film was Sonny Bunz, owner of the Bamboo Lounge. Darrow is also well known for his role as Larry Barese in the hit television show The Sopranos. An accomplished night club singer, Darrow frequently performs in premier clubs in Las Vegas and Atlantic City.
Philadelphia native Tenaglia, the recipient of numerous accolades and ovations for his performances and exceptional tenor voice, paid tribute to Italian American tenor and actor Mario Lanza, a top grossing film star, million selling hit singer, and Academy Award nominee with the Metro Goldwyn Mayer studio in the 1940’s and 1950’s.
Doors opened at 4:00 pm with a variety of cocktails for sale in the club bar and a varied menu of classic Italian fare for purchase from the Bella Italia dining room. The show commenced at 7:30 pm.
For information about upcoming events at The Italian American Civic Association of Vero Beach, call (772) 778-1522.