December 8, 2020 | aqidxjti | No Comments
SUNY Cortland Grad, Jeff Brooks, is starring as Sonny in the musical. “Also, taught me all the skills I needed to excel. They have a beautiful program over there and they really teach some great actors,” he says. BINGHAMTON (WBNG) – Broadway in Binghamton is presenting A Bronx Tale at the Broome County Forum Theatre on February 4 and 5, as part of the 2020 M&T Bank Broadway Season. If you can’t make it to the shows in Binghamton, Brooks and the cast of A Bronx Tale will be at the Oncenter Crouse Hinds Theater in Syracuse on Feb. 18 – 20. Brooks is from Marathon, N.Y. and started his career in school plays. His mother was one of his musical theater directors. This is the sixth national tour for Brooks. Other national tours he has performed in includes Disney’s Beauty in the Beast, The Sound of Music, Oklahoma!, Fiddler on the Roof and Bullets over Broadway. “Performing in this part of the country. It’s still my favorite part of the country,” Brooks says. “[SUNY Cortland Performing Arts Department] taught me everything I know about performance and everything I know about the business of this occupation,” Brooks says. Wednesday night’s show starts at 7:30 pm. You can purchase tickets by clicking here. “These people that raised me, they are some of the most wholesome, loving and supportive people and having them all come out to the show is inspiring,” he says.