(Englewood, New Jersey- August 22, 2014) Bergen Performing Arts Center located at 30 North Van Brunt Street in Englewood, New Jersey presents Victor Manuelle, Saturday, October 11, 2014 at 8PM. Reserve tickets for the salsa phenomenon at www.ticketmaster.com or Box Office at 201.227.1030.
Víctor Manuelle, is a successful Latin Grammy nominated American-born Puerto Rican salsa singer, songwriter, and improvisational singer, known to his fans as El Sonero de la Juventud ("The Singer Of Youths"). He is identified primarily with salsa romantica or "salsa monga", but has also experimented with styles ranging from Colombian vallenato to reggaeton. This triumphant artist is credited with 17 successful studio albums, plus 3 live albums.
Victor Manuelle is known for his themes of love and heartbreak. He is the recipient of many awards and accolades such as the Billboard Awards for Latin Music, Lo Nuestro Award, the ASCAP Award for Latin Music, and many more.
Manuelle’s hit albums include the self-titled 'Victor Manuelle’, 'In Spite of Everything', 'Unmistakable', 'Instinct and Desire’, and his Billboard chart topper, 'Crossing’. He is also recognized for his live albums “Two Soneros”, “Live from Madison Square Garden”, and “Live from Carnegie”. His latest album 'Seeking a Village', presents a message of unity and effort for all Latinos.
Victor Manuelle’s music meshes the strength and traditional character of salsa music with innovative contemporary tones, resulting in an exceptional sound. Despite his success, Victor Manuelle retains the simplicity and humility of his early years.
30 North Van Brunt Street
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.