Darius Frowner (pianist on Monday and Thursday nights). Darius often musical directs shows for national tours and regional runs. Some credits include Smokey Joe’s Cafe and A Chorus Line and he has played in many productions of Ain’t Misbehavin in the US and Europe. Darius also accompanies many Broadway artists including frequent appearances with Norm Lewis. In NYC he has performed with Billy Porter, Mario Cantone, Rita Moreno and Joan Rivers. Darius is also the musical supervisor for the Performing Arts School atThe Mayo Center in Morristown NJ, where he teaches courses for children as well as adults.
2017 marks the 25th year for Darius at The Duplex! Darius plays on Monday and Thursday nights and his nights are called Singer Spotlight. Darius loves to show off singers, and on any of his shifts you will hear amazing vocalists in pop, R&B and theater styles. Group songs are a big feature as well, and his piano bar shifts are often singer showcases with many surprise guest stars. It’s not just pros though, Darius really enjoys playing for everyone who loves to sing! The Facebook page is Singer Spotlight At The Duplex. More info at http://www.dariusfrowner.com/the-duplex/ Darius is pleased to be a MAC (Manhattan Association of Cabarets and Clubs) Award Nominee for Piano Bar Instrumentalist for 2017!
Here is a small sample of what can happen at Singer Spotlight https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_58dq0Le21o