The Clark Center for the Performing Arts presents the next best thing to seeing the Rat Pack themselves – Sandy Hackett’s Rat Pack Show on Saturday, March 23, 2013 at 8pm.

You haven’t seen a Rat Pack show until you have experienced “Sandy Hackett’s Rat Pack Show.” Sandy Hackett’s personal connection to these iconic legends has allowed him to tell the Rat Pack story unlike any other producer or performer before. Chosen personally by Joey Bishop, only Sandy Hackett can bring to life the nonstop party that everyone wanted access to.

Now audiences can experience this critically acclaimed, hugely entertaining theatrical production which includes exciting new arrangements of the classic songs everyone knows and loves. In addition, audiences will hear original, never-before-heard songs written by the late, legendary songwriter, Ron Miller (“For Once In My Life”), and recorded voiceovers made exclusively for this show by Sandy Hackett’s father, the late, legendary comedian Buddy Hackett.

With a stellar cast, Sandy Hackett’s Rat Pack Show features performances by Sandy Hackett (Joey Bishop), a powerhouse veteran writer, producer and film & TV actor; his wife, singer/songwriter/producer and daughter of Ron Miller, Lisa Dawn Miller (Frank’s One Love); David DeCosta (Frank Sinatra); Dezmond Meeks (Sammy Davis, Jr.); and Tony Basile (Dean Martin). The incomparable musical team is led by Maestro Christopher Hardin and Conductor/Drummer, Ryan Rose.

Sandy Hackett’s Rat Pack Show is currently performing nightly in Las Vegas at the LVH Hotel & Casino. It is the longest running show of its kind with dozens of national and international appearances, multiple touring casts and has been seen by over 1,000,000 people. The show brings back Frank, Sammy, Joey & Dean (in their prime) to modern day along with “Frank’s One Love.” The show features a comedic thread throughout, creating moments that will send audiences home with a smile on their face and memories in their hearts. The comedy is fresh and new, allowing audiences to experience the Rat Pack as if they showed up in today’s world.

Tickets for Sandy Hackett’s Rat Pack Show are $39-$49 and are on sale now. Call (805) 489-9444 for tickets or come to the Clark Center Box Office at 487 Fair Oaks Avenue, Arroyo Grande. Clark Center Association members may receive a discount for shows presented by the Association.

For more information, or to purchase tickets, visit the Clark Center website at www.clarkcenter.org.

For more information on Sandy Hackett’s Rat Pack Show, visit http://www.sandyhackettsratpackshow.com/.

For photos or interviews, contact Jamie Maraviglia at 489-4196 or email jamie@clarkcenter.org.

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