Veteran Entertainment Personality/Author Nelson Aspen previews his new cabaret show, “Just in Time,” at New York City’s Don’t Tell Mama, one night only: Thursday, December 21, 2017, 7pm.
Known to millions of international TV fans as their “One Degree of Separation” from Hollywood’s A-list, Nelson Aspen returns to the cabaret stage after sold out runs in New York City, Los Angeles, Philadelphia and around Australia including the world-famous Sydney Opera House. “Just in Time,” featuring Musical Director Gerry Dieffenbach and his band as well as a surprise guest star from the Broadway stage, traces Aspen’s musical as he carved out his unique niche in the showbiz community.
With humor and expert storytelling skills, Aspen shares songs and stories everyone will recognize from their own pop culture experiences. “Just in Time” follows up his popular “Full Circle” show from 2015/16, which included appearances by Anita Gillette, Shelly Burch, Deven Green, Monica Horan and other stage/screen stars. You never know what famous faces might turn up onstage or in the audience when Nelson Aspen performs.
Asked to describe his eclectic mix of music and merriment, Aspen said, “Imagine going to Studio 54 for a dinner party with Irving Berlin, Julie Andrews, Barbara Eden, Harry Connick Jr and The Captain & Tennille!” And he ought to know…in addition to his long TV career, he has authored books including “Let’s Dish Up A Dinner Party!” “Hollywood Insider: Exposed,” “My Prime Time” and “Dinner at Nelson’s.” “I used to think I was born 40 years too late, but my musical experience has shown me I was actually born…Just in Time!”