July 15, 2020

Phil Denny and Eric Leone at the Palace Theater

International recording artist Phillip Denny joins Eric Leone and special guests Andrea Saunders, Steve Clark, Pat Marafiote and Dexter Pettaway Sr. for an Up Close and Personal Smooth Jazz Affair.  This event is presented by ACT Jams Productions and will take place Friday, February 17th at the Waterbury Palace Theater.
Phil Denny and Eric Leone at the Palace Theater

Phil Denny and Eric Leone at the Palace Theater

Phil Denny


Phil Denny via Lancing JazzFest

International smooth jazz saxophonist Phil Denny emerged in 2012 from Michigan.  This four-time Billboard charting independent artist is known for his passionate, soulful playing which has captivated audiences everywhere.  Denny’s smooth, energetic style has amassed a fan-base even before the release of Crossover, his internationally recognized CD debut.  You can catch his latest track “Diggin’ On” on the Top 20 Billboard Smooth Jazz Charts for January 2017!

 Eric Leone


Eric Leone at The Greater Hartford Jazz Festival

Connecticut-native, Eric Leone is a Hartford Conservatory School of Music graduate where he studied Jazz Guitar.  Leone is an accomplished songwriter and producer who released his first cd, Outstanding, in 2003.  Outstanding was met with praise and excitement among smooth jazz aficionados.

Tickets & Information

Don’t miss Phil Denny and Eric Leone at the Palace Theater for this Up Close and Personal event!  This event is sponsored by Chapel Memorial Funeral Home and ACT Jams Productions.  Tickets are $30 each and seating is limited.  Please call (203) 525-8420 for tickets and information regarding this event; to order your tickets online, contact the box office at (203) 346-2000 or visit palacetheaterct.org.

Old School Dance Party

Join us after the show for an Old School Dance Party featuring everyone’s favorite R&B, funk, house and club classics spun by the evening’s host, Al Taylor also known as “DJ ACT” from 94.3FM WYBC’s Smooth Jazz Sunday’s!