The LOFT's Annual Holiday Brunch is a time when community members get together and enjoy each other's company during the holiday season!
Come and join us for The LOFT LGBTQ+ Community Center's Annual Holiday Brunch. This year it's going to be a virtual extravaganza!
Sing along with Broadway singers, Adam Shapiro and Danny Quadrino or get into the holiday spirit with performances by Drag Divas, Shay D'Pines and Angel Elektra. Maybe you'll be the lucky winner of a special prize courtesy of the sweet folx over at Queerios Bakery!
Meet our LOFT Staff and Board of Directors as we share our reflections on 2020, and watch a collection of this year's special top 10 virtual moments. Best of all, let's come together and celebrate the end of this year as a community!
See you there!
About the performers:
Adam B. Shapiro is an award-winning actor and singer who has performed all over the country and the world in both English and Yiddish.
Off-Broadway, Adam has been seen in Bastard Jones, The Mikado-Reimagined, and Death of a Salesman. He also is a regular performer with the National Yiddish Theatre-Folksbiene, where he has appeared in The Golden Bride, The Megile of Itsik Manger, Gimpel The Fool, and most recently, the hit Off-Broadway production of Fiddler on the Roof-In Yiddish, where he played the Rabbi and understudied Tevye and Lazer Wolf.
In TV/FILM, audiences might remember Adam from The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Master of None, Friends From College, 30 Rock, Adam Sandler's The Cobbler, and as Bella in HBO's Emmy-winning film, The Normal Heart. Additionally, Adam has performed regionally and on cruise ships and is a MAC Award-winning solo performer. He has been a vocalist on several albums for Stage Stars records and is currently working on his first EP. His debut single "Warm as Winter" came out in 2019.
Since the pandemic began, he has created quite a bit of online content, specifically, his series (Still A)Live From Shapiro Hall, which he produces with his roommate, award-winning performer Janice Hall.
He also recently produced, directed, and hosted an online Chanukah spectacular for the National Yiddish Theatre-Folksbiene with appearances by Billy Crystal, Bebe Neuwirth, and Many Patinkin, among others. www.adambshapiro.com
|Daniel Quadrino is a singer songwriter with his debut single on iTunes/Spotify and wherever you can stream music! Broadway: Wicked (ensemble, u/s Boq), Newsies (Albert, u/s Crutchie/Davey), Bye Bye Birdie (Mitch, u/s Hugo) National Tour: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (Mike Teavee) Television: NBC's Peter Pan Live! (Lost Boy Bunting) Regional: Crutchie in Newsies (The Muny/PCLO), Sam + 39 others in Fully Committee (TWN) FLY (La Jolla Playhouse) Happy Holidays!!! Instagram/TikTok: DannyQuadrino|