Bergen Performance Arts Center in Englewood, New Jersey Presents Food Network’s Restaurant Impossible Star Chef Robert Irvine
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, December 10 2012 @ 09:00 AM EST
Sunday, December 16th at 7pm
$129, $69, $49, $39
The $129 tickets include pre-show meet and greet and cooking lesson/demonstration
Tickets available at: www.ticketmaster.com or www.bergenpac.org or Box Office (201) 227 1030
New music and video content specifically produced for this show combine seamlessly with his cooking to provide an experience unlike any other. In each segment of the show, Robert will face a new and unique culinary challenge. Are you ready to experience the Impossible?
With over twenty-five years in the culinary profession, Chef Robert Irvine has cooked his way through Europe, the Far East, the Caribbean and the Americas, in hotels and on the high seas. Irvine brings his experience to The Food Network as host of Restaurant: Impossible and has been previously seen on Dinner: Impossible, Worst Cooks in America, and The Next Iron Chef.
Going into its 5th season, Restaurant: Impossible continues its successful run as one of the networks most popular shows where Robert attempts to save America’s most desperate restaurants from impending failure in just two days with only $10,000. Over the course of the extreme mission Robert assesses all of the restaurants facets and then overhauls their weakest spots with updates to menus, retraining staff and implementing aesthetic changes with the help of his design team before hitting the streets to tell the community about the improved restaurant.
…since the July 6th season two premier of Restaurant Impossible the series has been viewed by 20.4 million viewers.
….Restaurant: Impossible on August 24th, was The Food Network’s highest-rated Wednesday night slot ever with over 2.8 million viewers.
A native of England, Robert joined the British Royal Navy at the age of 15 and his skills in the kitchen soon came to the attention of his superiors. As part of his service for the Royal Navy, Robert was selected to work on board the Royal Yacht Britannia where the Royal Family and their entourages regularly dined. During his time training U.S. Navy chefs as part of a guest chef program, Robert worked in the White House kitchens and his creations were served to high-ranking government officials. During his career, he has also had the opportunity to serve 6,000 servicemen and women on a U.S. aircraft carrier and plan the menu for a celebrity-studded after-party at the Academy Awards. Robert is the author of two cookbooks, “Mission: Cook!” (Harper Collins, 2007) and “Impossible to Easy” (Harper Collins, 2010).
30 North Van Brunt Street
Englewood, NJ 07631
About Bergen Performing Arts Center:
Founded in 2003, the 1,367-seat Bergen Performing Arts Center, or bergenPAC, is the area’s cultural mecca. Housed in a historic Art Deco-style theater boasting one of the finest acoustic halls in the United States, bergenPAC attracts a stellar roster of world-class entertainment. The jewel in our crown is The Performing Arts School at bergenPAC – the innovative, educational performing arts initiative that reaches more than 30,000 students annually. The Performing Arts School provides community youth, age 2 months to 21 years, with unique, “hands-on” training in music, dance and theater by industry professionals. It is through the ongoing generosity of sponsors, donors and patrons that the not-for-profit 501 (c)(3) corporation bergenPAC and The Performing Arts School are able to thrive and enrich our community
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