I NEVER PROMISED YOU... ROSE GARDEN

Genre: Musical, Solo Performance
Written & Performed by Patrick Rinn, Directed by Peter Gregus

Patrick Rinn makes return engagement with his one-man show at The Triad!

Patrick Rinn returns with his updated one-man show
“I NEVER PROMISED YOU ... ROSE GARDEN” at NYC’s famed Triad Theatre, (158 W. 72nd St.), for one performance only.

The autobiographical journey of a young boy’s dream to become performer, “I NEVER PROMISED YOU...” is the story of one man’s determination not be beaten down from the blows life has dealt him, as he triumphs to finally find his place in show business.

“I NEVER PROMISED YOU...” is a touching, funny and entertaining evening.

Known to NYC and television audiences for his acclaimed creation, the always-enticing Rose Garden, Patrick Rinn, has had recurring roles on “All My Children” and “One Life to Live,” ap- peared as Rose Garden in the HBO mini-series “Angels in America,” and performed with Hearts and Voices as a member of The Imperial Court of New York. In 2014, Patrick was crowned the very first Broadway’s Best in Drag winner, a yearly benefit for AIDS Service Center NYC.

Tickets are $15-$25 each (plus a two-drink minimum) and are now available at www.- TriadNYC.com or by calling 888-596-1027. Doors open 30 minutes prior to curtain. Running time: 75 minutes-no intermission

QUOTES

Patrick Rinn made his stage debut his one man-man show I Never Promised You..Rose Garden, and a star was born. I laughed and cried as I watched Patrick’s touching per- formance. - Magda Katz - Times Square Chronicle

“From her well turned ankle to her manicured fingertips, Rose Garden embodies that rare combination of glamorous coquette and mature minx. I can't get enough of her. She'll knock your socks off.” - Amra Faye-Wright (Star of Chicago-The Musical)

“Patrick Rinn is a tour de farce, I’ve never really seen anything like this before. Just GREAT!!! - Tommy Tune (10 time Tony Award winner)

From Backstage to Center Stage

Having worked for the past 27 years for ten time Tony Award winner Tommy Tune as his production manager, working as a production supervisor for such music legends as Diana Ross, Prince, Paul Simon, Patti LaBelle to mention just a few, and currently working wardrobe at Chicago The Musical on Braodway, Patrick Rinn is making his entrance from backstage to centerstage with the debut go his one-man show, “I Never Promised You ... Rose Garden”. The show is an autobiographical journey of a young boy’s dream to become a performer and his determination not be beaten down from blows that life has dealt him, as he triumphs to finally find his place in show business.

Open:   09/28/16
Close:   09/28/16

Schedule:
Wed. Sept 28, 2016 7:00pm (PRE-SHOW 6:30pm):
9/28/2016
Theater:   Triad Theater
Address:   158 W. 72nd St. 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10065
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Cost:Tickets are $15-$25 each (plus a two-drink minimum)
Buy Tickets Online or Call: at 888-596-1027

Patrick Rinn - Known for creating the always enticing Rose Garden, Patrick is grateful to be making his Off-Broadway debut in his first one person show.

Patrick’s showbiz career began at the age of 11 playing Young Patrick in a local theater production of Mame, and went on to study theater and dance in the Boston area. He received his BFA in Performance & Choreography at Emerson College and received a full scholarship with The Boston Ballet where he performed with Rudolf Nureyev, Baryshnikov, Suzanne Farrel and Gesley Kirkland. While in Graduate school at Emerson College, Patrick was hired as a Production Assistant on the out-of-town tryout of Grand Hotel, The Musical which brought him to NYC, and he became the personal assistant to 10-time Tony Award winner Tommy Tune. He’s now the production manger for Mr. Tune’s one-man show, currently touring the country. This October marks his 27th year working with Mr. Tune.  

As an actor, Patrick has had recurring roles on All My Children and One Life to Live, appeared as Rose Garden in the HBO mini-series Angels In America, and performed with Hearts and Voices as a member of The Imperial Court of New York, as well as many benefits and galas. Patrick was crowned the very first Broadway’s Best in Drag winner, a yearly benefit ASCNYC.

Peter Gregus - Peter has helped put together one person shows for Kelly Kinsella (HOW TO PUT ON A ONE PERSON SHOW, WHEN THOUGHTS ATTACK .) , Russell Fisher ( TRIAD) and many others.  He has directed & choreographed many events for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS including 13 years on their fund raiser/flesh fest  BROADWAY BARES. He adapted and directed JUNE HAVOC’S 1963 play MARATHON 33 (Pittsburg Playhouse) with his writing partner Tome Cousin, which continues to be produced around the country. He can also be seen nightly in the role he created 10 years ago in JERSEY BOYS on Broadway at the August Wilson Theater.