Francine Evans and Joel Zelnik (Francine & Joel Music) perform ''RAT PACK 2 – The Ladies & The Gents''.
Not your ordinary "Rat Pack" show, "RAT PACK 2 - The Ladies & The Gents" features songs, stories and quips of the numerous female associates of Las Vegas's notorious "Rat Pack" society. Ladies such as Lauren Bacall, Shirley MacLaine, Judy Garland, Marilyn Monroe and more are featured alongside of Sammy Davis, Jr., Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra, Joey Bishop and Peter Lawford. Join the rollicking Vegas Rat Pack, both the men and women, during the 'hey-hey' days of Las Vegas's apex. Francine & Joel pay tribute to these kings and queens of the "hey-hey" days of the Vegas lounge circuit of the 50's and 60's. Fasten your seatbelts!
Also available is "The Lady Swings Sinatra", "Frank & Judy - A Musical Romance" and "Frank & Liza - A NY, NY Celebration"! Visit
Francine Evans is a singer, pianist, guitarist, songwriter and theatrical producer with a lifetime of experience in all styles of music. Having taught herself piano in two hands at the age of 3, Francine has produced over 100 shows including NYC's, 'DESTINATION: Las Vegas”. Leonard Bernstein was a fan of her eclectic musical style as was Peter Schikele (PDQ Bach). She has performed with her big band in just about every major hotel ballroom in NYC and has appeared in cabaret clubs and folk venues on both the east and west coasts. She holds a M.A. from Montclair State University and has performed in New York, Atlantic City, Las Vegas, Japan and Greece.
Jazz great Dr. Billy Taylor, was the first to give air play to Joel's first jazz album, “MOVE”, which was reissued in Japan. A contemporary of Bill Evans, Joel has entertained 5 presidents, is a pianist/bandleader for thousands of events, and has performed at concert venues in New York, Atlantic City, Las Vegas, Japan and Greece. NYC venues include: Windows On The World and The Rainbow Room. He has recorded four CD's and holds a B.A. from New Jersey City University and an M.A. from Rutgers University. His latest recording, “Live At Steinway Piano Gallery” was released in Japan and the U.S.