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CVII Event Horizon from the year 2010 forward! 

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2017  

06 May 2017, Thursday, 7 PM    Talent Night at the City Bar 

17 February 2017, Friday, 8PM Peter Dizozza hosts Lo-Jinx at The Lambs.  

09 February 2017, Thursday, 8:30 PM Peter Dizozza Winter Antifolk Fest Set during Anne Husick's Lach Family Benefit Night at SideWalk.  With Steve Espinola, Joe Bendik, Kirk Kelly, Washington Squares, Peter Dizozza, Anne Husick, Michelle Shocked, Dick Jokes and Alan Merrill Trio, with your host, Jon Berger.  Lach cover here:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sNq0V8OcMJk

13 January 2017, Friday Twelfth Night at The New York City Bar Association, "MacJed, the Judicial Odyssey of Judge Rakoff"  AV Materials by Sam Moree and Diana Sheivpresad WRITTEN BY: Michael Chepiga LYRICS BY: Bruce Turkle PIANIST: Peter Dizozza PRODUCED AND DIRECTED BY: Rita Warner. MASTER OF REVELS: HENRY “PETE” PUTZEL III -- HONOREE: The Honorable JED S. RAKOFF, D.J.

05 January 2017, Thursday, 10:30 PM Peter Dizozza, The Late Show Flash Encore at SideWalk.

2016  

24 December 2016, Saturday, Monica and her Yuletides herald Saint Nicholas's 102nd visit to Forest Hills Station Square with Peter Archer's Trumpeteers, and Mike Jett on Drum.   

22 December 2016, Thursday, 10:30 PM Peter Dizozza, The Late Show at SideWalk.  Come Early!

07 November 2016, Monday, Flash BULB at The Lambs.  Performance Document Here  

05 November 2016, Saturday, 2nd Staging of BULB directed and choreographed after Tyr Throne by Shoko Tamai celebrating the 20th Anniversary of The Williamsburg Art and Historical Center, the opening of the Yuko Nii retrospective, and the reopening of the WAH Theater.  Performance Document Here  5 Camera Performance Document HERE!

31 October 2016, Monday, 10PM Theater for the New City Annual Halloween Party with Zombie Song performances by Peter Dizozza, Mike Hill, Joanie Zosike & Maira Vergara perform.   

28 October 2016, Friday, 8PM Halloween Theme Night at The Lambs.  Peter Dizozza and Maira Vergara cover Zombies' Time of the Season  

5 October 2016, Wednesday, 8PM Biff Rose and Jesse Gallagher at Manhattan Inn around the corner from 528A Leonard Street.  Special Bok Choi appearance by Peter Dizozza at the White Piano.  

23 September 2016, Friday, 8PM Peter Dizozza hosts Lo-Jinx at The Lambs.  The Performers:  Sandra Benee, Helen Klass, Herbert G Goldman, Jacqueline Kroschell, Rita Hammer, Davida Rothberg, Vivienne Gibert, Eileen Lacy, PD, Linda Fields, Joan Scaforella and Kevin McMullen.  Pianist:  Woody Regan.  

21 September 2016, Wednesday, 7PM Peter Dizozza and Joanie Zosike at SideWalk.

16 August 2016, Tuesday SideWalk Cover Night Peter Dizozza Performance of the Patsy Grace Reiss Five.

12 August 2016, Friday, 7PM Monica Dizozza opens the Team Tennis Matches at Forest Hills Stadium with an a capella vocal of The Star Spangled Banner    

11 August 2016, Thursday, 8PM Peter Dizozza hosts Lo-Jinx at The Lambs.  

10 August 2016, Wednesday, 10:30PM Peter Dizozza SideWalk "Make Room for Daddy" set during the New York Summer Antifolk Fest, Night 2, The Moon.  Here is the Maira Vergara Tarot Card for Night 4, The Fool.

4 August 2016, Thursday The Lambs Love Steve DePass, a night of his music and lyrics.

19 July 2016, Tuesday, 10PM SideWalk performance with a Bastille Day Theme, modified for cabaret following tragedy in Nice, with Margaret O'Hanlon, Mimi Cohen and Maira Vergara.  My portion was the freedom https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ykRaEEfs0fM Mimi Cabaret segment here:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7XaGrPWY38I Authoritative Image by Vergara Here.   

1 July 2016, Friday Release Date of...The Flochan Steely Dan Compilation:  Can't Venmo a Thrill

29 June 2016, Wednesday, 9PM A Flopan Mic show... Everything great, including covers of songs by Kanye West.  Peter Dizozza introduces The Neopolitan Scales,, and revives the short song, Shame from The Marriage at the Statue of Liberty.

28 June 2016, Tuesday, 8PM Jerry's Prestidigitators.  Piano Accompaniment by Peter Dizozza, at The Friars Club with Ben Nemzer, David Oliver, Harrison Greenbaum, Chelsea White, Cassandra ("The Songstress of Magic") and Noah Levine.

20 June 2016, Monday, 11PM SideWalk Open Stage, introducing the run for cover song, Haitian Divorce, part of the Steely Chan Compilation.   

13 June 2016, Monday, 8PM Stewart Aaron accepts his Federal Litigation Award with a cover Mrs. Robinson, Peter Dizozza Guitar.   Vocals with Kelli Cooney.    

08 June 2016, Thursday, 6:30 PM Debevois Hosts the Dewey Inn, Video by Sam Moree.  New York Law Journal article.      

03 June 2016, Friday, 6:30 PM Talent Night at the City Bar!  

27 May 2016, Friday, 10PM Introducing BULB, NEW PROJECT PREMIER! directed by Tyr Throne, at the 2016 Lower East Side Festival of the Arts Theater for the New City.  Performance Document Here  

27 May 2016, Friday, 8PM Don Arrington presents songs from Cemetery Beach  Performance Document Here  

22 May 2016, Sunday, 9PM SideWalk show, A Night in Brazil, with Marianna Lilla, Sanjay Kaul and Andrew Monohan.  

1 May 2016, Sunday Eastern District Dinner for Chief Judge Carol Bagley Amon Honorable Frederic Block, Jeremiah James and Peter Dizozza realize "how fortunate we are just to know someone who's as wonderful as you," words and music by Judge Block

21 April 2016, Thursday NYCLA Foundation Third Annual Spring Fundraiser: Hail to the Chief! The Life and Times of Chief Judge Loretta A. Preska -- "Life can be so boring for a lawyer who's not lawyer-ing...." written by Amanda M. F. Bakale.

20 March 2016, Sunday, 8PM The Second Steve and Peydie Show, "What Makes Sammie Run," with Peter Dizozza and Steve Espinola.  Sam Moree Reference Video here:  https://youtu.be/PpajOOlgPsw.  Includes a cover of a Steely Dan/Keith Jarrett song:  GAUCHO  and a revival of the 1986 song, "Out of Control Again."

05 March 2016, Saturday, 8PM Peter Dizozza accompanies Ashley Griffen"Ashley Griffin Dazzles" Funny...Sheesh Prods. and Ivy Theatre Co. 3rd Annual Color Outside the Lines Gala at The Tai Group -- and encores The Man Who Sold the World   

22 February 2015, Sunday, NYAF 2015 Winter Antifolk Fest Set. Not Kathy version here:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XrbNMh9LU_w  Here are the Sam Moree AV documents of A) the David Bowie Man Who Sold the World piano cover.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z9XW4pO2FrY and B) Introducing musical setting of Michael Drayton's 61st Sonnet (for Laura Putnam):  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e1hk9RhMKnM

19 February 2016, Friday, 8PM Peter Dizozza hosts Lo-Jinx at The Lambs.  

23 January 2016, Friday, 12th Night at The City Bar.  Professional Pitfalls, Lyrical Lessons for Lawyers, a musical comic revue about the hardships, headaches, missteps and misdeeds experienced by those who practice law. Songs and book are written, produced and performed by talented members of the bench and bar. A number of original songs from “Professionally Speaking,” an off-Broadway show written by Hon. Frederic Block, Eastern District Judge, were performed as part of the revue.  Directed by Rita Warner.  The entirety of Sam Moree's AV elements here:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eqWRYMGkcV4.  Apocryphal song "First Let's Kill All the Lawyers," revived by Judge Block and Peter Dizozza here.

15 January 2016, Friday, 8PM Peter Dizozza wails the best cover of David Bowie's Man Who Sold the World, at  Lo-Jinx at The Lambs.  It must be the best.  There is no recording of this.

2015  

24 December 2015, Thursday, Monica's Yuletides herald Saint Nicholas's 101st visit to Forest Hills Station Square with Peter Archer's Trumpeteers.   

20 December 2015, Sunday, 10PM Peter Dizozza and Steve Espinola duel with pianos at The Fort at Sidewalk following Boog City's I Ain't Marchin' Anymore album anniversary night (Tyler Burba, Todd Carlstrom, Jim Frazzitta, Cheri Leone, and Sanford Santacroce, Christine Murray, Wanda Phipps, Alan Semerdjian) also Genna & Jesse.    The Steve and Peydie Live Album, Dueling Yamahas, is here

19 December 2015, Saturday, 7PM Movie night with caroling at the Stryker Piano, Candlewood Isle Clubhouse. 

13 December 2015, Sunday, 1PM Bard's Brunch hosted by Kirk Kelly Year End Show (I played Trailing and Put Our Love Behind) 

11 December 2015, Friday, 8PM Peter Dizozza hosts Frank Sinatra's Night-Before-Your-Hundredth Birthday Lo-Jinx at The Lambs.  A link to the dizozza/moya Something Stupid here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A5A68ODfIsU

6 December 2015, Sunday, 1PM Bard's Brunch hosted by Kirk Kelly, Phil Ochs Birthday (I played:  The Confession). East Village Social, 126 St Marks Place 

15 November 2015, Sunday, 1PM Bard's Brunch hosted by Kirk Kelly with Phoebe Blue, Peter Dizozza and Thomas Patrick McGuire.  East Village Social, 126 St Marks Place

31 October 2015, Saturday, 4PM FLOAT at the ONE TRIBE DANCE THEATER, Jalan Sandat, Ubud, Bali, Indonesia (The Complete Show prepared is here:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jTwSavbUiVw) (Shanghai/Bali Photos here:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fFsWgW8xaJ4)

21 October 2015, Wednesday, 8PM FLOAT Preview at Bali Bohemia, Jalan Nyuh Bulan, Ubud, Bali, Indonesia

10 October 2015, Saturday, 8PM Cabaret Night at the Stryker 1885 Upright Steinway, Candlewood Isle Clubhouse, with Kaitlin Bailey, Peter Dizozza and Steve Espinola.  "Eleven" song here:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i5nlHeR-gho

19 September 2015, Saturday, 5PM FLOAT 6 at Theater for the New City DREAM UP Festival. Preparation attempt here:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3LNzPoOh0Ow

18 September 2015, Friday, 9PM FLOAT 5 at Theater for the New City DREAM UP Festival

16 September 2015, Wednesday, 6PM City World Radio Interview about FLOAT production hosted by Lauren Dragon, with Francesse Maingrette, Diana Shievpresad, Daniel Ratner and Peter Dizozza, and Sam Moree videoing.  See it here.

14 September 2015, Monday, 9PM FLOAT 4 at Theater for the New City DREAM UP Festival

11 September 2015, Wednesday, 9PM FLOAT 3 at Theater for the New City DREAM UP Festival

9 September 2015, Wednesday, 9PM FLOAT 2 at Theater for the New City DREAM UP Festival

7 September 2015, Monday, 6:30PM FLOAT 1 at Theater for the New City DREAM UP Festival

3 September 2015, Thursday, 7PM Lambs Club Lo-Jinx hosted by Peter Dizozza

13 August 2015, Thursday, Peter Dizozza brings The New Floater Family to the Summer Antifok Festival SideWalk Set. 

14 July 2015, Tuesday   Bastille Day Encore Performance "Out of the Forest," at The Lambs.  Songs by Peter Dizozza, Book by Courtney Hill, assembled by J.P. Evangelista.

18 June 2015, Tursday   Hosting Songs of Parents Night at the Lambs Lo-Jinx in honor of  Billie Stewart. 

17 June 2015, Tursday   The New York Inn of Court Musical Committee Presents the CLE Program Immigration Reformin' in the USA at Arnold & Porter New York Office. 

13-14 June 2015, Friday & Saturday   Convertible (1998 Versalie/Dizozza) returns for 2 staged readings at Showtime Performing Arts Theater, Boca Raton, Florida.

15 May 2015, Friday, The Ninth Annual New York City Bar Association Talent Night.  TALENT SHOW PROGRAM 2015 05 15.

09 May 2015, Saturday, Stephen Siciliano introduces his new book, The Goodfather, at the Italian American Writers Association evening of work inspired by Vito Marcantonio.  Peter Dizozza piano accompaniment.  ( I played this, too... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EVhWahMIDdk)

04 May 2015, Monday, a new international manifestation of The Ocean Floaters:  Ubud, Bali staged reading of FLOAT - a surrealistic wildy wonderful Tantric 5-elements musical. "FLOAT," the outrageous story of adventurous characters dedicated to creating harmony between humanity and the natural world. Written by Peter Dizozza Directed and choreographed by Tyr Throne Musical Director: Robert McDonough.

24-25 April 2015, Friday & Saturday   Out of the Forest, The Annual Forest Hills Gardens Women's Club Community House Show.  Songs by Peter Dizozza, Book by Courtney Hill, assembled by J.P. Evangelista. AV Documents of performances Friday and Saturday

25 March 2015, Wednesday, Out of the Forest Preview with stagecraft by Sam Moree at Love Craft, 50 Avenue B.

22 February 2015, Sunday, NYAF 2015 Winter Antifolk Fest Set.  http://dizozza.bandcamp.com/album/dizozza-2015-winter-antifolk-fest-set.

23 January 2015, Friday, 12th Night at The City Bar.  The Adventures of Peter the Great, The Life and Times of Peter Zimroth.  Introduction here:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P2k0p9kusZQ.  The entirety of Sam Moree's AV elements here:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ghdFHQcSHDk

2014  

24 December 2014, Wednesday, Monica's Yuletides welcome Santa to Forest Hills Station Square. 

18 December 2014, Thursday, The New Floater Family staging at The Lambs, directed by Francesse Maingrette.. 

17 December 2014, Wednesday, The New Floater Family performs during Richard Simson's Musical Theater Writers Workshop Atelier Winter Frolic Shenanigans at SAGE. 

09 December 2014, Tuesday, SideWalk show with The New Floater Family 

05 December 2014, Friday, Peter Dizozza hosts Lambs Lo-Jinx 

02 December 2014, Tuesday, SideWalk show with The New Floater Family 

12 November 2014, Wednesday, The New Floater Family staging at LoveCraft Bar/Lounge, directed and choreographed by Tyr Throne.  

05 November 2014, Wednesday, Storytelling Night -- Lambs telling Tales. 

31 October 2014, Friday, Steppe Dogges Zombie Show at Theater for the New City's Halloween Extravaganza 

28 October 2014, Tuesday, Musical Reading of The New Floater Family at LoveCraft Bar/Lounge 

12 October 2014, Sunday, Myron D. Cohen Psychic Murder Case at the Cold Spring Harbor Library. 

10 October 2014, Friday, Myron D. Cohen Psychic Murder Case in the Great Hall of the House of The New York City Bar Association, 

09 October 2014, Thursday, McCaire Reading at the Lambs 

08 October 2014, Wednesday, Myron D. Cohen Psychic Murder Case at the Lambs 

19 September 2014, Friday, WAH Dinner with the Devil and Bienvenudo Bones Banez.  YOUTUBE music link. 

19 & 25 August 2014, Monday, Ben Folstein's Love is Like Mudd at The West End Underground

12 August 2014, Tuesday, Peter Dizozza SideWalk Set. 

23 June 2014, Monday, Introducing The New Floater Family at La Mama Gallaria, 6 East 1st Street, Experiments 2014, curated and directed by George Ferencz. 

18 June 2014, Wednesday, Stop and Frisk, the Musical New York Inn of Court Musical CLE, Directed by Rita Warner, written by Andrew Avorn, Michael McMahan and Bruce Turkle.

10 June 2014, Tuesday   Peter Dizozza Solo SideWalk Show opening for Barry Bliss, with Jon Berger and Dan Penta as Cockroach.

30 May 2014, Friday   The Eighth Annual Talent Nite on the City Bar Stage.

24 May 2014 Saturday   Theater for the New City Lower East Side Film Festival curator, Francesse Maingrette, presents digitally restored versions of movies from Cinema VII's 8mm Film Archive:  A Visit to Freedomland, A Day with Joey (the Frog) & Unsuccessful Cinema Treasure Hunt.   The New York Council on the Arts awarded us a stipend.

23 May 2014 Friday   Theater for the New City Lower East Side Festival for the Arts presents Peter Dizozza opening the evening at the Cabaret

21 May 2014, Wednesday   Peter Dizozza 10PM Sleepwalker show at SideWalk with Mike Hill and Kaitlin Bailey!   Sam Moree was on hand to video the Dizozza set.  See it Here.

29 April 2014, Tuesday 155 Through the Roof Original Cast Soundtrack Recording at Galluminum Foil.

28 April 2014, Monday   Peter Dizozza accompanies other Lambs and performs at The Church of the Transfiguration for the Episcopal Actors Guild Fundraiser hosted by Scott Glascock.  Sam Moree was on hand to video the Dizozza songs.  See and hear it Here and Here

24 April 2014, Thursday Book of Betty (Ellerin) NYCLA Fundraiser

11-12 April 2014, Friday & Saturday   Stephen by Stephen, The Annual Forest Hills Gardens Women's Club Community House Show.

3-6, 10-13, 17-20 April 2014, Thursday-Sunday   12 Performances of 155 Through the Roof by Toby Armour, Music by Peter Dizozza (and Kat Yew), Pianists:  Peter Dizozza and Zachary Hughes, Directed by George Ferencz.   Cast:   Set design: Mark Marcante, lighting design: Alexander Bartenieff, and costume design: Sally Lesser.   Reviews... 

28 March 2014, Friday   Hosting Lambs Lo-Jinx.

13 March 2014, Thursday   Peter Dizozza Solo SideWalk Show opening for the Barton Allen Lewis Birthday Night.  Sam Moree was on hand to video the Dizozza set.  See it ???  Yes, Sam Moree was there!

26 February 2014, Wednesday   Winter 2014 Anti-Folk Fest Night 8 -- Peter Dizozza - 7:20 Anne Husick - 8:00 Downward Dogs - 8:40 The Grasping Straws - 9:20 Cannonball Statman - 10:00 Charles Mansfield - 10:40 Ben Pagano Music - 11:20 Joe Reichel - midnight

2013  

1 November 2013, Friday   Les Lawyers Miserables Encore Performance at the City Bar Association.  

31 October 2013 Thursday  Peter Dizozza, Mike Hill and Annie Levey-Allauzen play Zombie Songs in The Cauldren at the Theater for the New City Halloween Ball.  (Missed last year because of The Sandy Superstorm.)  

30 October 2013 Wednesday  Bushwick Book Club Reads and writes songs inspired by My Lunches with Orson, conversations between Henry Jaglom and Orson Welles edited with an introduction by Peter Biskind at SideWalk.  (my Orson song "Adventures in Fakeness," appears at the 125th minute of this 300 minute surveillance video...Hooray, GanderTV.com!)

25 October 2013, Friday  The Great American Songbook at the Forest Hills Community House, inducting Peter Dizozza.  Produced by J. P. Evangelista.

14 October 2013, Monday  Homecoming Night at Ben Krieger's SideWalk Open Stage.  The return of Lach! and Margaret O'Hanlon singing the "Chance Encounter."

4 October 2013, Friday   Hosting Rat Pack Night (The Lamb Pack) at The Lambs Lo-Jinx (with a performance of the Sinatra-inspired song, "Heartache."

19 September 2013, Thursday   Fall semester of Richard Simson's Music Theater Writers Workshop begins.

28 August and 10 & 15 September 2013   The three performance dates, at The Lambs, The City  Bar Association and Myron D. Cohen Nancy Zehner Production of "Ghostwriter," concluding with "The Final Curtain" song.

15 August 2013, Thursday   CD release Gathering of Souls... Settings of the Poetry of Oliver Baer.

14 August 2013, Wednesday   Participation in the Ben Folstein science fiction radio show Neon Sun.  

9 August 2013, Thursday   SideWalk Summer Antifolk Fest.  Larissa Shahmatova: 6:00 pm Peter Dizozza with Debbe Dalton Banjo Support!: 6:45 pm Joe Bendik: 7:30 pm Kirk Kelly: 8:15 pm Dots Will Echo: 9:00 pm Lenny Molotov: 9:45 pm Lorraine Leckie: 10:30 pm Pendulum Swings with Jason Trachtenburg Starts: 11:15 pm

25 July - 4 August 2013  Geneva, Paris, London.

23 June 2013, Sunday   Peter Dizozza at SideWalk with Mike Hill, Flemming Laursen, Monica Dizozza and Larissa Shahmatova.   The entire evening was great with Matthew DeMello Ivan Sandomire James Bannon, Yes William and Erin Kleh.  See it here.  Sam Moree was on hand to video the Dizozza set.  See it Here:

19 June 2013, Wednesday, "Les Lawyers Miserables: Lamenting the State of Legal Education in Song" New York Inn of Court Musical CLE, by Rita Warner and Bruce Turkle.

14 June 2013, Friday   Peter Dizozza playing Home Inn Time, the library song from Pro-Choice on Mental Health on Kathleen Ruel's mosaic piano at The New York Public Library and singing it at the Lambs accompanied by Woody Regan June 14th during Sing for Hope's 2013 88 Pop-Up Pianos Project.  See a composite here.

7 June 2013, Friday   Motown Night at the Lambs.  (Al Green's "Let's Stay Together" performed by P-Diddy)

29 May 2013, Wednesday   Bushwick Book Club's Shakespeare in the Park 12th Night Meeting at Prospect Park's Tennis House, with Jason Howard.  Introducing full setting of "I prithee, be gone!" on ukulele.

24 May 2013 -- Cinema VII introduces "The New Floater Family" at Theater for the New City's 2013 Lower East Side Festival of the Arts, with Mike Allen Hill bass, Annie Levey-Allauzen guitar and Peter Dizozza piano.      

23 May 2013, Tuesday   New York County Lawyers Annual Meeting.  Farewell speech and song by NYCLA President, Stewart Aaron.   Youtube Link

16 May 2013, Thursday  Performance of "I Love the Law" for Gary Pillersdorf Event at the Federal Courthouse 500 Pearl Street.  

13 May 2013, Monday   The Seventh Annual Talent Nite on the City Bar Stage

26 April 2013, Friday   Hosting Lambs Lo-Jinx.

19-20 April 2013, Friday & Saturday   You Must Remember This, Annual Forest Hills Gardens Community House Show.

23 March 2013, Saturday   Cinema VII Goes to The Movies.  Movie Films including widescreen Masters of the Belgian Congo. 

19 March 2013, Tuesday   Peter Dizozza, Mike Hill, Monica and Marc Steve at Alphabet Lounge for THE EAST VILLAGE MUSIC FESTIVAL, 104 Avenue C (at the corner of 7th Street), with The Grean, The Tangibles, and Shattersound.

16 March 2013, Saturday   Mike Hill Birthday at Montana Studios.

13 March 2013, Wednesday   Civility Seder Encore at the City Bar Association.  All attorneys are welcome, wheither you are a DUI attorney San Jose, a Divorce attorney in Houston or a Personal Injury lawyer in Albany.  Read the article by Jennifer Smith for The Wall Street Journal.

9 March 2013, Saturday   WAH Center Armory Event, Japanese Artist Performance Night.

2 March 2013, Saturday   Larisa at SideWalk.

28 February 2013, Thursday   Winter Anti-Folk Fest Peter Dizozza Ocean Floaters CD Release Party with The Steppes.   Get the album here.

9 February 2013, Saturday   Cinema VII Goes to The Movies.  Films by Steve Espinola, Melanie Einzig, Sam Moree and Holly Tavel. 

1 February 2013, Friday   Hosting Lambs Lo-Jinx.

5 January 2013 -- Cinema VII Goes to The Movies.  Saturday 7PM, screening Joseph Levine version of Boccaccio 70 (1962).

2012

29 December 2012 Saturday -- SideWalk encore performance of The Ocean Floaters

 

24 December 2012 Monday -- Monica Dizozza's Yuletide Singers at Forest Hills Station Square.  

 

19 December 2012 Wednesday -- Celebrating the 200th Anniversary of the birth of Charles Dickens and the publication date of his Christmas Carol, The Entertainment Committee of the New York City Bar Association presents a reading of a version updated by Welsh writer Phil Rowlands.  

 

12 December 2012 Wednesday -- Sullivan Cromwell hosts New York Inn of Court Musical Team in A Civility Seder, harkening An Age of Civility in the legal profession, by Bruce Turkle and Rita Warner.  Peter Dizozza at keyboard and uke.  Youtube Link

 

11 December 2012 Tuuesday -- New York County Lawyers 98th Annual Dinner at the Waldorf Ballroom celebrating LGBT Equality with Christine Quinn, Eric T. Schneiderman.  Professor Kenji Yoshino presents Charles Nelson Cromwell award to Roberta Kaplan.   Musical interlude:  NYCLA was Made for You and Me with Stewart Aaron, Martha Cohen Stine, Rita Warner and Peter Dizozza.

 

30 November 2012, Friday   Pianist Paul Chamlin plays "What Good You've Done Me." Vocal by composer Peter Dizozza.  Lyric by Helen Slayton Hughes.  

 

28 November 2012, Wednesday   Bushwick Book Club's Mark Twain Show at Housing Works on Crosby Street.  Introducing "Shallow Ports."  Youtube Link

 

26 November 2012, Monday at Goodbye Blue Monday, The Ocean Floaters Score with Monica Dizozza, Mike Hill, Karen Lynn Miller, Sam Moree, Kimberly-Jo Mossel and Diana Shievprasad.  New Yorker Listing:  "Peter Dizozza, a straitlaced-looking lawyer who is the director of Williamsburg’s WAH Theatre. He’s one of a handful of antifolk piano players with roots in musical theatre, and his humor is at once whimsical and politically charged."  Also Joe Crow Ryan

 

27, 28 October & 2, 3, 9 & 10 November 2012, Friday & Saturday   The Ocean Floaters in Sam Moree's Holographic Sea Cafe.  First staging at the Williamsburg Art and Historical Center's Theater of Performing Arts, with Sam Moree, Benjamin Folstein, Diana Sheivprasad, Karen Lynn Miller, Mike Allen Hill, Kimberly Mossel, Anne-Marie Levey-Allauzen, Sara Fischel Jimenez, Orin Buck and Ruijiao Dong.  

 

28 September 2012, Friday   Elaine Marlow's Silent Movie Night at The Lambs.  (It's All in The Game)

 

20 September 2012, Thursday   Bushwick Book Club's Brooklyn Noir Concert at Goodbye Blue Monday.  Song for Luciano Guererro's Eating Italian, variously entitled "Good Triumphs in a Pool of Bad Blood," and "The Neighs Have It; the Nose Knows."  With Kimberly Mossel on Clarinet.  

 

14 September 2012, Friday   Hosting Lambs Lo-Jinx.

 

7 September 2012, Friday   Frank Loesser Night at The Lambs (Thank Your Lucky Stars!).   

 

15 June 2012, Friday   Hosting Father's Day Lo-Jinx at the Lambs with Woody Regan at the Piano! With Marc Baron, The David Bornstein Family, Monica and Peter Dizozza, Linda Fields, Bob Greenberg, Rita Ellis Hammer, Jacqueline Kroschell, Gary Russo, Camille Savitz, Roseann Sheridan and Olinda Turturro

 

7 June 2012, Thursday   Judge Harold Baer brings Katheryn Salensky's "Battle of the Bars" (Legal Idol) to the Federal Courthouse, 500 Pearl Street, opening with "I Love the Law" by Musical Co-Host Peter Dizozza. 

 

6 June 2012, Wednesday   SideWalk set.    Guest: Nora Simpson

 

24 May 2012, Thursday   NYCLA Annual Meeting with "NYCLA Is Your Bar" sung to the tune of "This Land is Your Land."   

 

3-6, 10-13, 17-20 May 2012, Thursday-Sunday   155 First Avenue by Toby Armour, Music by Peter Dizozza, Directed by George Ferencz.   Cast:   Jennifer Koller as Lily, Douglas Stone as Jake the Peddler with John-Andrew Morrison, Anna Marie Sell, Chris Zorker, Jack Luceno and Dain Alexandra. Set design is by Mark Marcante, lighting design is by Alexander Bartenieff and costume design is by Sally Lesser.     Review

25 April 2012, Wednesday -- Talent Night at The New York City Bar Association.  Peter and Kim perform Two Lovers on Tomorrow's Road.

20 & 21 April 2012 -- Chris Evangelista's production at The Forest Hills Gardens Community House.  

 

14 April 2012, Saturday   Antiquarian Books and Art Exhibit at the WAH Center.  Yuko Nii, Terrance Lindall -- introducing The Peter Dizozza Reading Room!  Williamsburg Circle Annual Dinner, with Bienvenido Bones Banez, Jr., Carter Kaplan.  -- Youtube Link with performance of "Hang My Head."

 

13 April 2012, Friday   Hosting Lo-Jinx at the Lambs! 

 

1 April 2012, Sunday   Jeff Berner records Charlie McKenna playing drums on all 9 Floaters Songs at Galuminum Foil Studios. 

 

30 March 2012, Friday   The New York City Bar Association 12th Night -- The Life and Times of the Mighty-Mini Mary-Jo White, by Myron Cohen and Nancy Zehner.   (I played piano, and played Mike Wallace!) 

 

1 February 2012, Wednesday   Theo Getzoff, Peter Dizozza, Monica Dizozza and Gary Russo perform at SideWalk.  Surprise guest Mike Allen Hill!    Theo and Gary perform Mack the Knife.     

 

2011

27 December 2011, Tuesday   Peter Dizozza late-nite SideWalk show.  Guest performers Anthony Sarro and Monica Dizozza.     

24 December 2011, Saturday   Monica Dizozza's 2011 Station Square Christmas Show with The Yuletides introduced Gary Russo to Forest Hills.  Peter Dizozza keyboard.       

13 December 2011 Tuuesday -- New York County Lawyers Annual Dinner at the Waldorf Ballroom with keynote speaker Preet Bharara.   Musical interludes with Martha Cohen Stine, Rita Warner, Peter Dizozza and Paul Chamlin.   View musical segment!

8 December 2011 Thursday -- Edwards Angeli hosts New York Inn of Court in Crown v. Washington, an alt-history musical by Bruce Turkle and Rita Warner with Peter Dizozza at the keyboard.   View it in its entirety!

2 December 2011 Friday -- Peter Dizozza hosts Lo-Jinx at The Lambs Club.  Guests Greg Jones and Jeanette Alford.

28 November 2011 Monday  Bentley Kassal World War II presentation at the New York City Bar Association, introduced with his theme song, "Twentieth Century Traveler."  

23 November 2011 Wednesday   Gershwin and Gullah with Peter and Monica Dizozza.

21 November 2011 Monday   Peter, Stewart and Marti sing "Since You Support NYCLA" to the tune of "If I Had a Hammer" for the supporters of The New York County Lawyers Association.   

08 November 2011 Tuesday   Kat Yew and The Steppes but without Kat Yew.  Annie Levey-Allauzen, Mike Hill and Peter Dizozza at SideWalk. Scary World Old Again Young Again

2 November 2011 Wednesday -- Songwriter Salon at The Lambs Club.  

26 October 2011 Monday -- Douglas Watt Benefit Performance for The Fred and Adele Astaire Awards Dance Therapy Program, dedicated to Lee Davis, hosted by Lee Roy Reams, with two short plays, "The Love Experiment" by Jenny Lyn Bader" directed by Ari Laura Kreith with David Alan Basche, Alysia Reiner and Alex McCord, and "After Words, a Black Tie Comedy" by Deborah Savadge with Nicole Kontolefa & Jed Peterson.  Musical performances by Anna Bergman with Paul Katz, Melissa, with Michael Errico, introducing her new album, "The Legrand Affair," and Peter Dizozza (introducing "What!  Give Up?").  Also Rebecca Kaplan interview. Comedians Gregory Korostishevsky and Carl Kissin. 

22 October 2011 -- Cinema VII Movie Night (with The Ruins DVD).

 

19 October 2011 -- Cinefamily Members and Guests DVD Screening of The Ruins, 1971 8mm Kodachrome Horror, at The Silent Movie Theater in Los Angeles.    

8 October 2011 -- Holography at the Beacon New York Glass Factory (Hudson Beach Glass) opens with work by Rudie Berkhout, Sam Moree, Martina Mrongovius and Ann Maria Nicholson.

5 October 2011 -- Songwriter Salon at The Lambs Club.  Revising the song through performance of the song.  New work by Don Flynn, Paul Bartsch, Collin Lerner and Sam Moree.

26 September 2011 Monday   Patti Watt pre-Astaire Awards Variety Night hosted by Sarah Bierstock with comedians Jeffrey Gurian and Gregory Korostishevsky, members from Broadway Burlesque (Laura Pruden, Marisa Merliss, Tricia Brouk).  Peter Dizozza piano,

1 September 2011 Thursday   The-O SideWalk Show.  

31 August 2011 Wednesday   "The Eve of September Set"  7:00pm Apple Records Recording Artist Brute Force; 8:00pm Peter Dizozza, 9:00pm Comedy Block: Matt Nagin, Angry Bob, Bob Bell & Sharim?... Host:  Kaytlin Bailey; 11:00pm Kris Angelis.  (I played the 8 song "Floaters" Album.)   Guest performers Colette Bryce and The-O.   Lights and Sound by Brian Speaker.  The Return to SideWalk Bar-Restaurant.  

18 August 2011 -- Recording Session at Galuminum Foil.  Chasing Heaven songs with Monica and with Fringe Cast members Linda Kuriloff and Greg Horton, and the first three songs from The Floaters album.  

17 August 2011 -- Songwriter Salon at The Lambs Club.  Layered recording of the song.  New work by Camille Savitz and Sam Moree.

13, 14, 20, 24, 26 August 2011 -- Leah Maddrie's Chasing Heaven is the hit of the New York Fringe Festival.   Stellar cast: Christine Campbell, Daniel Carlton, Greg Horton, Linda Kuriloff.  Piano score performed live by Peter Dizozza.  Dramaturg, Trevor Weston, Associate Producer Dottie Jeffries.  Stage Manager Diana Sheivprasad.  The Flamboyan Theater at the Carmen Soto Velez Cultural Center.   My comments on the related Stephen Sondheim Porgy and Bess Estate Revamp Letter, here.  

27 July 2011 -- Open Mike at The Players Club hosted by Brute Force.

20 July 2011 -- Songwriter Salon at The Lambs Club with Nancy Zehner, Sam Moree, Camille Savitz, Eleanor Kearney, Vivien Gilbert, Marti Stine and Kat Yew.  "The purpose of the song."

22 June 2011 -- Songwriter Salon at The Lambs Club with Nancy Zehner, Sam Moree, Don Flynn, Ron and Camille Savitz and Roseann Sheridan.  "Composing as recovered memory."

21 June 2011 -- The New York American Inn of Court's first Solstice Party at the Battery Restaurant.  Nancy Zehner, Marti Stine, Rita Warner, Stewart Aaron and Peter Dizozza (also on guitar) break the ice with two songs, Many, Many, None a lyric set by Stewart to the melody of Blowing in the Wind, and Getting to Known You.   Jack Lewis offers reflections on billable hours.   

20 June 2011 -- 200 Motels at Anthology Film Archives.   

17 June 2011 -- Peter Dizozza hosts Lo-Jinx at The Lambs Club.

10 June 2011 -- Monica and Peter Dizozza perform at the Japan Relief Benefit sponsored by the Japan Society at The Williamsburg Art and Historical Center

28 May 2011 -- Screening of A Question of Solitude during the LES Film Fest, Francess Maingrette curator.

27 May 2011 -- Cinema VII introduces "The Floaters" at Theater for the New City's 2011 Lower East Side Festival of the Arts.   Charles C. Casano, Newton Schwartz, Maria Micheles, Lena Gora with Annie Levey-Allauzen guitar and Peter Dizozza piano vocal.   

7 May 2011 -- Cinema VII Goes to the Movies:  Widescreen Premier of "A Question of Solitude" 80 minute DVD and Steve Espinola reconstructs and premiers the 1960's aerial film photographed with the camera his father invented for NASA and the Air Force, with soothing meditative transmission soundtrack.   Also Tom Ruth's Diane Cluck piano set video.  Cast, crew and Marion Javitts in attendance.  

3 & 6 May 2011 -- Monica performs "Fascination with Dancing" at NYC Bar Talent Nite and Lambs Lo-Jinx

8 & 9 April 2011 -- Chris Evangelista's production, The Grand Hotel at The Forest Hills Gardens Community House with Monica Dizozza singing "Fascination with Dancing" from Leah Maddrie's Chasing Heaven.  

February 28 -- March 12, 2011 -- loss of Madeleine Dizozza.

26 February 2011 THE WICKED WINTER RENAISSANCE FAIRE V with The-O and the Steppes at the HANOVER MARRIOTT, WHIPPANY, NEW JERSEY.

5 February 2011 -- Recording Session at Galuminum Foil

21-29 January 2011 -- Chasing Heaven, by Leah Maddrie with Chris Zorker, Directed by George Ferencz for The Harlem Renaissance Festival at The Metropolitan Playhouse.  Music by Peter Dizozza and Jasper McGruder

19 January 2011 Wednesday   "The Steppes" become "International King Cakes" for SideWalk set introducing The-O to the stage.   Also Barry Bliss and Crazy and the Brains.  

14 January 2011   Reprise and musical expansion of The Last Lafayette by Myron D. Cohen, produced by The Entertainment Committee of the Bar Association of the City of New York.  Music and Lyrics by Peter Dizozza, Brian Graifman and Nancy Zehner, at The Great Hall of the House of the Association.

1 January 2011 -- Cinema VII Goes to The Movies.  Saturday 8PM, screening Louis Malle's Calcutta (1968).

2010

24 December 2010, Friday   Monica Dizozza's Station Square Christmas Show with The Yuletides, including Tim and Uta, Monica, Nicole and Mark Zivcovic, Pauline Elliot, Ed, Briannan and MaryEllen Driscoll, Peter Dizozza keyboard.  Forest Hills Station Square.     

16 December 2010  The Custody Battle of the Century, Little Gloria, Happy at Last,, The Rita Warner/ Bruce Turkel CLE Team for The New York American Inn of Court.  Ernst & Young.

4,5 December 2010 Saturday and Sunday   Peter Dizozza, Mike Hill, Kaitlin Bailey revisit the script and score of Paradise Found at The Williamsburg Art and Historical Center, introducing Terrance Lindall's reading and illustrations for John Milton's Paradise Lost.  

1 December 2010 Wednesday   The Steppes at SideWalk for Movie Night, playing during Jean Renoir's Rules of the Game.  8pm - Eitch (Fritz Lang's "Metropolis" ) 9pm - Peter Dizozza and the Steppes (Film - "Rules of the Game") 10pm - Ben Seretan (Film - Prelinger video collage) For more info on Prelinger Films: http://www.archive.org/details/prelinger.  For more info on Ben: http://www.lucky-and-wild.com 11pm - Aaron Jones (Film - "Battle of Midway")  12am - Yossarian Feedback (Film - a laptop video capture adventure)

5,6,12&13 November 2010 Friday and Saturday   Peter Dizozza, Mike Hill, Flemming Laursen, Anne-Marie Levey-Allauzen, Sam Moree, Zach Pethoud, Lydia Woods, Kat Yew stage the script and score of A Question of Solitude at The WAH Theater for the Performing Arts.  Concurrent with The Juried Tri-Fold Book Art Exhibit.  James Bond inspired artwork by Sam Moree, Orin Buck, Fedele Spadafora and Adia Ben Hamouda. 

7 November 2010 Sunday   Steve Barrison hosts Sheepshead's Bay Improvement Group rededication of the 1994 360 degree 120 x 8' 30- paneled mural of Faith Palmer-Persen. 

2 November 2010 Tuesday   William Falkenberg and Peter Dizozza piano at Neighborhood Playhouse Play Readings directed by Bronwen Carson.  

31 October 2010 Sunday   Peter Dizozza, Mike Hill and Annie Levey-Allauzen represent The Steppes in The Cauldren at the Theater for the New City Halloween Ball.

13 October 2010 Wednesday   The Steppes at SideWalk for Sam Moree's Libra Show (Sam with Marian).

28 September 6, 10 October 2010   The Last Lafayette by Myron D. Cohen, produced by The Entertainment Committee of the Bar Association of the City of New York.  Music and Lyrics by Peter Dizozza, Brian Graifman and Nancy Zehner, at The Great Hall, The Lambs Club and the Cold Springs Harbor Library..

15 September 2010 Wednesday   Peter Dizozza, Kat Yew, and Flemming Laursen, the Three Virgo Steppes in The Honeymoon Show with Annie Allauzen née Levey on Flute.

23,24,30, 31 August and 2 September 2010  Around the Night Park by Maria Micheles, Directed by Richard Vetere, produced by Cinema VII in association with Theater for the New City, with musical themes by Peter Dizozza.  .  

07 August 2010  Summer '10 Antifolk Fest I Heart You, covering Lenny Molotov's Dick Will Rise, Six verses on the six career arcs of Richard Nixon!  See and hear Lenny Molotov and the Illuminoids here.

06 August 2010 Friday   The Five Steppes:  Peter Dizozza, Kat Yew, Mike Hill, Annie Levey Flemming Laursen -- Summer 2010 Antifolk Fest.  Dizozza included among favorites in New Yorker Listing.  7:00 PM - Drew Kitchens 7:30 PM - Peter Dizozza Band The Steppes 8:30 PM - Steve Espinola 9:00 PM - Supercute (feat. Rachel Trachtenburg) 9:30 PM - Richard Ringer 10:00 PM - Pendulum Swings (feat. Jason Trachtenburg) 11:00 PM - Debe Dalton Midnight – Deep Sound Diver (Spencer Chakedis/Brer Brian/James Telfer)

`6 July 2010, Friday -- Peter Hosts Lambs Lo-Jinx

01 July 2010 Thursday   Peter Dizozza, Kat Yew, Mike Hill, Annie Levey THE STEPPES SideWalk Set.   8pm - Sarah Marzalek-Kelly 9-Peter Dizozza Mike Hill Annie Levey and Kat Yew (THE STEPPES) 10-Nan Turner (nan solo like hans) 10:45-Tanya O'Debra (reading the next installment of her CHER MUSICAL.) 11:30-The Science Jerks (chris anderson &co.- what will he do next?) STEPPES SET LIST We are the Drivers Someday Love Cinco de Mayo The Good Life Gone Away See Me Through Forgotten Cat Let Me Be (With You) Out of My Mind Straight for Your Heart PLUS SideWalk of New York Speak Low Bok Choi Plus special guest audience members, you!!!

21 June - July 5th, 2010  Make Mine Music, New York All the pianos you can play here in New York, the City, 60 count 'em, 61!  Thank you!  And Sam Moree was there!   LINK

29 May 2010 Saturday   Theater for the New City Lower East Side Film Festival curator, Francesse Maingrette, presents The Afterdeath Movie Montage of live performance #3, with Kat Yew and Mike Hill.    

28 May 2010 Friday   Theater for the New City Lower East Side Festival for the Arts presents Peter Dizozza with Lea McKenna-Garcia performing James Bond Soliloquy into Never Too Sure, My Partner into Almond Eyes, Out of My Mind and the Question of Solitude Theme Song in E! 

8 May 2010 Saturday   Japanese Movie Fest at The Williamsburg Art and Historical Center with Toby Talbott's New Yorker Theater Book Launch.

5 May 2010 Wednesday   Lach presents: Peter Dizozza with Kat Yew and Steppes -- Cinco de Mayo at Webster Hall, Marlin Room.  

30 April 2010, Friday -- Peter Hosts Lambs Lo-Jinx

23, 24 April 2010 The Forest Hills Women's Club Production of "Who Cares?" 30 songs of George Gershwin.  Forest Hills Gardens Community House.

22 April 2010  Talent Night at The City Bar Association with solo piano vocal performance of Almond Eyes.  Introducing Sarah's Love by William B. Stock.   

18 April 2010 The Steppes at SideWalk -- Peter Dizozza, Mike Hill, Flemming Laursen, Annie Levey and Kat Yew 

6 April 2010   An evening of Storytelling with The Curious Frog at The Cell Theatre, 338 West 23rd Street.featuring works by playwrights James Farrell and Kevin Daly and songs from A Question of Solitude by Peter Dizozza..

14, 16, 21, 23 & 28th March  2010  Dramatizing Dante, with the Mini-Opera for Francesca and Paolo, The Afterdeath  Manhattan Theatre Source.

7 March 2010  Source writers read Coppelia.  Manhattan Theatre Source.

6 March 2010  The WAH THEATRE hosts its first New Horizons in Sound and Movement.in Conjunction with The 3rd Annual Emerging Japanese Artists from Japan Exhibit at the Williamsburg Art and Historical Center,   Tomomi Adachi vocal computer and Audrey Chen vocal cello with Chikako Iwahori in tap shoes.

21 February 2010  Winter '10 New York Antifolk Fest I Heart You Set, covering Steve Espinola's Googleplex--turn me upside down inside and blue!  Youtube. 

19 February 2010 The Steppes at the Winter '10 New York Antifolk Fest! Youtube1  Youtube2 

27 January 2010, Wednesday Introducing The Steppes performing SYMPHONIC OPERA scenes from A QUESTION OF SOLITUDE, SideWalk Bar Restaurant, with Peter Dizozza (piano and vocal), Kat Yew (vocal and ukulele), Annie Levay (flute, vocal and guitar) and Mike Hill (vocal and bass).  With a songs by Kat Yew, Annie Levay and Peter Dizozza.    

27 January 2010 Committee on Courts of Appellate Jurisdiction honors Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman, concluding with a musical tribute by Stewart Aaron, Peter Dizozza, Martha Stine-Cohen and Nancy Zehner.  The New York Hilton.   

08 January 2010, Friday Twelfth Night at The New York City Bar Association, "Everything's Heaven with Evan, The Life and Times of Evan Davis," by Myron D. Cohen with lyrics and additional lines by Brian Graifman, Bruce Turkle, Stewart Aaron, and lyrics and music by Peter Dizozza (Title Song!), Steve Edwards and Tyrone Powell.  A production of The New York City Bar Association's Committee on Entertainment, Martha Cohen Stine, Chair.  Piano:  Joel Camche, Peter Dizozza, Brian Graifman and Tyrone Powell.  Guitar: Steve Edwards, Percussion:  Gerald Lebovits.

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