Benefit Concert to be Held at Tilles Center with Special Guest Len Leeds
Bayside, NY – Neil Sedaka – a man whose music has spanned decades and shaped the history of rock and roll – will perform at Tilles Center for the Performing Arts (Greenvale, NY) on Saturday, December 2, 2006 in a concert featuring special guest performer Len Leeds. This special concert will benefit St. Mary’s Healthcare System for Children’s inpatient, home and community programs that care for children in all five boroughs of New York City, Long Island, Westchester, and Rockland counties.
Sedaka is known for his countless hit singles and platinum and gold records. Among his many treasured chart toppers are “Stupid Cupid,” “The Diary,” “Oh! Carol,” “Stairway to Heaven,” “Calendar Girl,” “Little Devil,” “Happy Birthday Sweet Sixteen,” “Next Door To An Angel,” “Puppet Man,” “When Love Comes Knocking At Your Door,” “Workin’ on a Groovy Thing,” “Love Will Keep Us Together,” and “Breaking Up Is Hard To Do.” He has worked with many legendary performers including Connie Francis, Elton John, Tom Jones, The Fifth Dimension, the Monkees, and Captain and Tennille.
Len Leeds is the founder and senior partner of the law firm of Leeds Morelli & Brown, that specializes in workplace discrimination, unfair work dismissals, civil rights and sexual harassment. As a philanthropist, Leeds has special interest in cancer awareness and children’s rights. His single, titled “Love Will See Us Through,” from the album of the same title, is the national song for Cancer Care, Inc. He has performed with legendary entertainers such as Tony Orlando, Dionne Warwick, Tony Bennett and Leslie Uggams.
Tickets are $85, $75 and $65 and can purchased from Tilles Center Box Office at 516-299-3100 or at www.tillescenter.org. A limited number of VIP tickets, including a special “Meet and Greet” with Mr. Sedaka, are also available by calling 718-281-8890. This concert is produced by Entertainment Unlimited by Ted Fass.