Get up close and personal (safely). This distinctive concert series showcases outstanding local musicians in the intimacy of ABT’s Encore Room.
Piano-Vocal Duo Lexy Romano & Josh Condon present an intimate evening of reimagined holiday classics that is sure to get you in the spirit of the season. Drawing from a wide range of styles, artists, and eras, this concert will have something for everyone!
You’ve most likely heard Josh Condon’s work as Resident Music Director for Arizona Broadway Theatre on shows such as Chicago, Elf, My Way, and An American in Paris among several others. Elsewhere in the musical theatre world, he is the Music Director & Conductor for Xavier-Brophy College Preparatory’s Department of Theatre Arts. A versatile jazz and classical pianist, Josh has performed everything from piano concertos with symphony orchestras to jazz piano of all styles. Josh’s career has taken him worldwide as a Music Director & Pianist with the Norwegian, Celebrity, and Princess Cruise Lines, where he collaborated with numerous West End and Broadway performers. In 2015, Josh premiered his own show, Inside the Music with Celebrity Cruise Lines, and in 2018 premiered another original show, A Tribute to Oscar Peterson at Phoenix’s top jazz club, The Nash. Previous credits as Music Director include Scottsdale Arts (The World Goes ‘Round), Xavier/Brophy Theatre (Little Women, Seussical, The Music Man), Arizona State University (Legally Blonde, Shrek), Cider Mill Playhouse (The Drowsy Chaperone), and Norwegian Cruise Line (Rock of Ages). He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Jazz Studies from Ithaca College and a Master’s degree in Musical Theatre/Opera Music Direction from Arizona State University.
Lexy is a singer, actress, host, and reporter who is originally from southern California. She has lived and worked in New York City, and has traveled the world singing on cruise ships and as a member of the USO show troupe. She has also performed off-Broadway in New York City and has opened for top-name artists such as Katy Perry and Tim McGraw. Lexy originated a lead role in Stephen Schwartz’s Magic to Do for Princess Cruises and Orchid the Show in Miami, and most recently performed as a lead in the ABBA MANIA national tour. Lexy also performs regularly for Steve Beyer Productions at all the Mastro’s Steakhouse locations in Scottsdale, and all over the world with the San Diego-based Liquid Blue Band. Lexy is also the founder and host of Phoenix Finds, a social media show exploring the best of Phoenix. Find her on Instagram: @phx_finds.
Married since 2018 after having originally met on a cruise ship, the couple has collectively traveled to over three dozen countries as performers, having most recently performed together in Arizona and Florida in the roles of “Agnetha” and “Benny” for TAD Management’s AbbaFab show.
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