Onstage: Piano men tribute at Firehouse; 'American Idol' winner at Bankhead


Broadway "piano man" Kyle Martin brings his high-energy tribute to the music of legendary performers Elton John and Billy Joel at the Firehouse Arts Center at 8 p.m. next Saturday (June 22).

The show includes classic hits "Uptown Girl," "Tiny Dancer," "New York State of Mind," "Philadelphia Freedom" and many more. Performed in intimate cabaret concert style, this show is part of the Firehouse Cabaret Series.

Tickets are $22-$32. Go to, call 931-4848, or purchase at the theater box office, 4444 Railroad Ave.

And that same night in Livermore, Lee DeWyze, who won the ninth season of "American Idol" at the age of 23, brings his folk-rock style with his powerful vocals to the Bankhead Theater on his "Night and Day" tour.

DeWyze began writing songs at the age of 15 and his straight-from-the-heart lyrics and passionate, personal delivery soon earned him a wide circle of fans. All seats are $20 for the 8 p.m. concert next Saturday (June 22).

Call 373-6800, visit, or go to the box office, 2400 First St., Livermore.

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