“Raneri has a likeable stage presence, a deep, warm voice, and he holds our attention with his talents as storyteller and singer.” –BistroAwards.com
“Smart, smart, smart . . . Scott Raneri is a good singer and a great host on stage . . . The arrangements were wonderfully unique and the interpretations of well-known tunes were spectacular . . . A show you must see and experience for all its surprises, twists and turns.” –CabaretHotspot.com
“Scott Raneri is a smart performer with a strong and expressive voice, a wry sense of humor, and a good command of the stage.” -Cabaretscenes.net
Scott Raneri, a MAC Award and Broadway World Award nominee for “Best Male Debut” for his show The Marvelous Mr. Marzo, makes his post-pandemic cabaret return in his new show, EXTRA! EXTRA!. Through song and story, Scott explores both his professional career and personal life as an “extra”, sharing his life as a third wheel in his friendships, day jobs and personal relationships. And with an exhaustive list of credits on stage and in television, why is he is still awaiting that elusive lead role?
Featuring an eclectic selection of songs ranging from Broadway standards to the folk rock of Janis Ian, EXTRA! EXTRA! takes an honest, funny, and sometimes difficult look at what it takes to keep going when your star refuses to rise, in art and in life.
Directed by Mark Corpron. Music direction by Fred Barton.
TWO TICKET TYPES
1. General Admission: Best seats in the house
2. VIP Meet & Greet: Join other VIPs and chat with the performing artist at end of the show in a breakout room
YOU WILL RECEIVE THE ZOOM LINK IN THE CONFIRMATION EMAIL AFTER YOU PURCHASE YOUR TICKET.
TIME OF SHOW:
London 8 pm
N.Y.C. 3 pm
Chicago 2 pm
Denver 1 pm
L.A. 12 pm
GET INTO THE ACT AND HAVE EVEN MORE FUN:
The performing artists will see all of you, so give them a great show... put on your cameras, dress up, and be ready with snacks and drinks.
This exciting and unique performance will allow you, the audience, to participate by affecting the performance with your appearance and reactions. The virtual nightclub experience will be as powerful in your mind as an action-packed movie or a well-written novel with entertainment value. With our high-quality production, you will be transported to a nightclub experience. We want you to take part in this exciting, new platform and participate and 'get into character' as a good audience should. Let us show you how.
Download the latest version of Zoom at their download center https://zoom.us/download
Go to https://metropolitanzoom.com/audience to learn more about good audience-ship, please watch the instructions on:
Accessing the show at showtime
Rules of conduct
Suggestions to get into the act and optimize your experience
Snack and drink suggestions
Sound and lighting on your end
Full video recording disclaimer
Go to https://metropolitanzoom.com/audience to learn more about getting into the act.
VIRTUAL DOORS OPEN 30 MINUTES BEFORE THE SHOW: PLEASE ARRIVE EARLY. WE HAVE PRE-SHOW ENTERTAINMENT AND A RECEPTIONIST WAITING TO GREET YOU.
*** VIP AND BACKSTAGE PASS HOLDERS
Please wait until after the end of the show to be brought into the VIP room. You will be asked if you want to join it and you must click on YES to access the VIP Room. Once you’ve entered, please UNMUTE your microphone so you can interact with the performing artists. It is very important that when you sign into Zoom, that you make sure your name is correct on the Zoom screen. Sometimes, people enter the zoom room as "Joe's iPhone" or "Jane's Ipad." We will not be able to separate you from the crowd unless your name is correct and we can identify you. To update your name on the screen, mouse over your name on the participant list and Click to RENAME yourself correctly. We cannot be held responsible if you were left out of the VIP Meet & Greet if it's not clear to us who you are. Thank you for your assistance in advance.