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“The ALL HANDS ON DECK! Show” brings healthy dose of American unity and Big Band fun to Midland

February 20, 2019 at Wagner Noël Performing Arts Center 

(MIDLAND, TX) “Let the drums roll out, let the trumpets call, while the people shout, “Strike Up The Band!"  The Wagner Noël Performing Arts Center will be filled with the romantic and swinging sounds of the 1940's when "The ALL HANDS ON DECK! Show" takes the stage on February 20, 2019 at 7:30pm.

Direct from Branson, “The ALL HANDS ON DECK! Show” is an homage to the days of Bob Hope, and an award-winning authentic American 1942 Roadshow & Radio Broadcast reproduction featuring the songs, dances, laughs, and favorite radio commercials that America has loved for 70 years; a perfect show for seniors, veterans and patriotic Americans of all ages! 

“Seniors and Veterans just love our show—and we love sharing our musical message of patriotism with folks all across the U.S.A. They really seem to enjoy our songs because they can sing-along with us,” said Broadway’s Jody Madaras in a recent interview. Co-star Valerie Hill added, “Our mission is to help bring America back together again—to help restore American unity by reigniting patriotism through our songs and dances. They are timeless.”

“The ALL HANDS ON DECK! Show” stars Broadway veteran Jody Madaras (creator, Ted Crosley), Broadway’s Valerie Hill (Betty Blake), Kelly Plescia (Daisy Maxwell), Andrew Leonforte (John Handley), and the rich sounds of the LIVE 9-piece Hollywood Victory Caravan Big Band Orchestra. It also features classic commercials, tight harmonies, impromptu skits, Broadway-style tap dancing, and 42 of the greatest American songs ever written, as well as a full-circle patriotic salute celebrating the American way of life; reminding us of a time when our country was fully united.

Songs include: Chattanooga Choo-Choo; Atchison, Topeka And The Santa Fe; I’m In The Mood For Love; Pennsylvania Polka; I’ll Never Smile Again; Any Bonds Today?; Don’t Fence Me In; America The Beautiful; Deep In The Heart Of Texas; Thanks For The Memory, and a powerful Military Medley– a rousing salute to America and our servicemen and women! 

Tickets to “The ALL HANDS ON DECK! Show” and are on sale now and start as low as $27. Tickets can be purchased: Online at WagnerNoel.com or 

By Phone at 1-800-514-3849 or In Person at the Wagner Noël box office, 1310 N. FM 1788, Midland.

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