The Curtain Falls
The Curtain Falls - Bobby Darin
Lou Villano - A Premier Entertainer
With a powerful voice and magnetic stage presence Lou Villano is truly a popular and dynamic entertainer. He has received praise from songstress Julie Budd saying, "You are a fabulous singer … a major talent". On May 18th, 2014 at a show in Fort Lauderdale at the Park Playhouse Theater, with over 1100 people in the audience, Lou was named 2014 Tri-Rail Idol of South Florida out of 12 finalists !!
You may have seen Lou perform at the Black Box Theater in Boca Raton to an almost sellout audience on Sunday afternoon in January 2017, a guest performer with the Hallandale & Sugar Pops Symphony Orchestras, at some of the outdoor festivals in Jupiter’s Abacoa, Port St. Lucie, Fort Lauderdale or in many of the community theaters and clubhouses from Miami to Northern Florida as well as performing with Italian Singer Franco Corso at the Lyric Theater. In the summers of 2011 & 2012 Lou completed 3 week tours in the New York Metro area with shows in the Catskill Mountains, Dix Hills Performing Arts Center, North Shore Towers CC, and the Laurie Beechman Theater in New York City. All this, along with the success of his debut CD album “Dreams Do Come True” keeps Lou very busy. Lou's newest and hottest show is The Paul Anka Songbook Tribute show which is receiving rave reviews and standing ovations.
Lou has made a major impact on the musical community, and has established himself as one of the premier performers in Florida. In part, his shows feature tributes to some of the great performers like Bobby Darin, Tom Jones, and The Rat Pack. Lou has recently created some fantastic new shows including, “The Paul Anka Songbook Tribute Show", “Singin' & Swingin' the Hits of Bobby Darin, "Let the Good Times Roll", and an audience favorite, Lou’s signature “Remembering Mr. Show Business.…Sammy Davis Jr”. Lou has recently teamed up with hilarious comic Peter Fogel in a variety show The KosherNosta Show - Spaghetti and Matzo Ball Comedy & Music Show.
Lou has performed with Sal Richards, Rich Purpura, Gene Merola, Jeff Laub, Tom Cotter, Steve Solomon, Maureen Langan, Bobby Kelton, Peter Fogel, Brad Zimmerman, Max Dolici, Carl Guerra, Rocky LaPorte, Wendy Liebman and singing legend Lou Christie. Besides singing, during his career Lou has enjoyed playing small extra parts in television's "Law and Order", "Third Watch", "Deadline", "The Sopranos" and the USA Network series "Burn Notice". He even did a commercial for ITT !!
Wendy Liebman stated after their performance together at The Villages, "It was great to work with you Lou. Your show was fabulous and you're such a great performer." Lou’s receiving standing ovations and rave reviews after every performance, make his shows a MUST SEE !!