Gersh’s Special Attractions department specializes in booking comedy, concerts, lectures, and more, with diverse talent across all areas within and outside of the entertainment industry. From Academy, Emmy, and Tony Award winning actors to civil rights activists, our broad spectrum of acclaimed talent can suit a variety of events. Our clients have appeared internationally at world renowned theaters, universities, on cruise ships, and even The White House.
Leanne’s style of comedy combines her southern charm and hilarious story telling about her own life into an act that keeps them coming back for more. As a stay-at-home, mother of three with a husband, people are always accusing her of spying on them because she seems to be living the same life that they do. The fact that everyone can relate to her comedy has made her a hit even among the strangest of audiences.
This once in a lifetime live show features stars, direct from the Netflix Documentary Tiger King: Saff, John Reinke, Josh Dial, and Barbara Fisher. Hear untold stories that will make you laugh, cry, and just plain gasp out loud. There are so many things that weren’t covered in the documentary. Now hear first-hand the inspirational truth from those that lived through this mayhem. The show features a 60-70 minute moderated discussion that will include never before seen videos, photos, and no holds barred stories. Then the cast interacts directly with the audience by participating in a question and answer session for 20-30 minutes.
Nostalgia Personified is an hour-long interactive live show born from the podcast The Adventures of Danny and Mike (featuring now grown TV brothers from Nickelodeon’s The Adventures of Pete and Pete) in which child stars confront their past in the most humorous way possible– trading jabs (and old videos!) The show utilizes audio/visual segments and live stage competitions wrangled by co-host Jeremy Balon. Nostalgia Personified is a humorous look back at the nineties through the eyes of child stars.
Theresa Caputo was born and raised in Hicksville, New York and currently lives there with her husband Larry and two children Larry and Victoria. She is the star of Long Island Medium, a reality television show about her life and extraordinary gift, which airs on TLC. Theresa has been a practicing medium for more than ten years and tours the country with her live show “Theresa Caputo Live! The Experience.” She is also the author of There’s More to Life than This: Healing Messages, Remarkable Stories, and Insight from the Other Side (Atria Books, 2013), which debuted at #2 on the New York Times best seller list last fall, and You Can’t Make This Stuff Up: Life Changing Lessons from Heaven (Atria Books, 2014).