Academy Award winners and Judy's close friends Margaret O'Brien and Mickey Rooney present Peter Mac with the Golden Halo Award for his loving live and accurate portrayal of the World's Greatest Entertainer JUDY GARLAND.
(New York, NY) Chelsea Table & Stage welcomes Peter Mac as Judy Garland! It is the 100th Anniversary of the birth of the brilliant Judy Garland. As such it feels entirely appropriate to rediscover the music and legacy of Hollywood's golden age songbird. Vegas Theatricals is presenting critically-acclaimed Tribute Artist Peter Mac in his award-winning musical recreation of a flawless triumphant 1960's-era Judy Garland. All sung live. No lip syncing with this incredible performer.
AWARD- WINNING & CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED PETER MAC AS JUDY GARLAND
Starring the fabulous Peter Mac as Judy Garland takes audiences on a cabaret journey through the superstar's life -- from her days in vaudeville to her illustrious film career at MGM and her concert comebacks in the '50s and '60s. Los Angeles' premier Judy Garland tribute artist, Peter Mac has been channeling the great Garland to audience and critical acclaim for over a decade, winning the 2012 Southern California Motion Picture Council Golden Halo Award for his loving and stunningly accurate portrayal. A toe-tapping cabaret is a musical 100th birthday celebration for Judy Garland featuring all of the Garland standards you love best. Featuring the typography of the remarkable Raphael Geroni.
PETER MAC AS JUDY GARLAND BEING COMPLIMENTED BY ACADEMY AWARD WINNER MARGARET O'BRIEN
Margaret O'Brien asked to speak at the end of this sold out show where Peter Mac portrays Judy Garland. Judy takes you on a musical journey including all the costumes and wigs from vaudeville through MGM to the TV and concert appearances and her enduring legacy. The show is a multimedia musical experience available for booking nationally.
PETER MAC BEING INTERVIEWED ABOUT THE MYTH OF "OWNING" JUDY GARLAND, AND THE CHALLENGES OF CREATING HIS OWN ART.
"Hamlet is nobody's role. Anymore than Judy Garland is anybody's role." ~ Peter Mac, June 2017
Peter Mac as Judy Garland on the mythology that anyone person can portray or own the portraying of Judy Garland LIVE on stage.
He stressed the importance of conveying the positive loving Judy Garland that her friends and family cherished.
He mentions other talented people who have played Judy Garland expertly. Including the magnificent: Isabel Keating; Julie Shepard; Judy Davis; Craig Russell; and the late great Jim Bailey who passed away far too soon at the age of 77 in 2015 .
Judy lived to be only 47, Peter turned 40 a few weeks ago, and he will continue to protect and promote the positive legacy of Judy Garland - as long as he is able - on and off the stage.
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