Smooth as Silk

Tony Bennet (above) embraces the crowd during his performance at Encore Boston Harbor August 8, 2019. (Photo by Joseph Prezioso)

Encore Gifts Its Red Card Members a Fine Treat

By Lorenzo Recupero

Encore Boston Harbor really knows how to pamper its guest.

Tony Bennett, a 19-time Grammy winning musical icon, is like fine wine to American music history. And on August 8 Encore’s Red Card members were treated to a life-sized glass full of his offerings.

Bennett, born Anthony Dominick Benedetto, was in the house alongside his singing daughter, Antonia Bennett, who opened the show with a 15-minute set of covers of her father’s songs that started with her declaring she had the “best job in the world” being on tour with her dad.

The stop in Everett was part of a summertime East Coast tour featuring the legend and his daughter.

The 93-year old Bennett, who graced the stage with his embracing smile while blowing a kiss to the audience, turned back time and wowed a capacity crowd in Encore’s largest ballroom.

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Legend Comes to Everett

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An exclusive RedCard member invitation (above) from Encore. 

By Joseph Prezioso

Next week Encore Casino is giving a special concert to its Red Card members. A private show with Tony Bennett, a 19-time Grammy Award-winning musician whose music spans over six decades.

Bennett is currently on a nationwide tour and will make a stop here in Everett on August 8th at Encore in the Picasso Ballroom. The tickets are invite only so check your mailbox for an invitation from Encore.

This will be the second private concert held at Encore, the first being Earth, Wind & Fire in June.

The show is scheduled for 7:30 p.m.

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