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Curtain Up! 2022 Season

Cinema Ciccone is Back!

Featuring Two Silent Film Classics with Live Music


Friday, April 22, 7:30 PM

The Regeneration (1915)

New score composed by John La Barbera

Performed live on stage by John La Barbera, Donald Sosin and Joanna Seaton


Orphaned at an early age after the death of his mother and exploited and abused by his new guardians, Owen Conway takes to the streets of New York City and turns to crime, but an act of good deed changes the path of his criminal life.


Directed by the legendary Raoul Walsh (High Sierra, White Heat, The Naked and the Dead) and starring Rockliffe Fellowes and Anna Nilsson.


Saturday, April 23, 7:30 PM

Underworld (1927)

New Score composed by Donald Sosin and Joanna Seaton

Performed live on stage by Donald Sosin, Joanna Seaton and John La Barbera 


Gangster kingpin, Bull Weed rehabilitates his drunken lawyer, but complications arise when the lawyer falls for Bull’s girlfriend.


Directed by Josef Von Sternberg (The Blue Angel, Crime and Punishment, The Docks of New York) and starring Clive Brook, George Bancroft  and Evelyn Brent.


Salem Media Business Networking Breakfast

April 27, 6:00 AM – 10:00 AM


The Joe Piscipo Morning Show

Broadcast Live from the lobby of The Ciccone Theatre

YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS THIS ONE! After a pandemic pause, we’re back with our first Salem Biz Breakfast! Come socialize, have fun & learn from the experts about how to grow your business and be successful in the business world. 


THE JOE PISCOPO SHOW will be broadcasting live! Come early to interact and watch the show!

A GOURMET BREAKFAST will be provided by DR Catering complete with eggs, crisp bacon, turkey sausage, almond croissants, bagels & cream cheese, fresh fruit yogurt parfaits, hot coffee (Zing coffee available!) & orange juice.

An INTERACTIVE BUSINESS PANEL DISCUSSION will be moderated by Arthur Aidala, featuring a lineup of expert panelists:

GREAT PRIZES: All in attendance will have the opportunity to win an exclusive meal with one of our own expert hosts! Enter to win…

Lunch with Arthur Aidala at the Friar’s Club- learn tips for success & hear entertaining legal stories!
Lunch with Mike Gallagher following his live broadcast- discuss politics, current events & more!
Dinner with Kevin McCullough & Hilary Kramer- glean financial tips!
Dinner with Kevin McCullough & Val D’Elia- plan your next travel getaway with Val!
Private dinner for 4 by DR Catering, value $500
Apple Air Pods Pro


May 14 Brian & Dan Altano

Just A Jersey Guy and Son
A Night of Comedic Storytelling
Brian and Dan Altano

Curtain Up! favorite, Brian Altano returns to the Ciccone theatre, this time joined by his son, Dan.  It’s a double dose of hilarity! Brian’s darkly comedic The 7 Reasons I’m Going to Hell, touches on transgression and retribution in stories featuring his own personal foibles as well as the shared experiences of colorful Jersey characters. Dan’s story, Grow Up tackles the stumbles, falls, and small triumphs of adulthood while trying to maintain your sanity and a sense of humor.

Tickets: $35/ Seniors and BCC Staff $25/ Students $10



A Tribute to Frank Sinatra with Joe Piscopo

As only he can do, Joe Piscopo performs Sinatra hits and American standards.
This incredible concert will include a wine and appetizer reception, table dining before and during the performance.

All the food will be delicious, signature selections from, none other than Frank Sinatra’s New York favorite, Patsy’s New York Italian Restaurant!

Legendary Patsy’s owner and chef, Sal Scognamillo will be there to oversee the preparation and to greet our audience. Of course, he’ll also share great Sinatra stories.
There will be an array of very special Patsy’s cookbooks, sauces and other great items at prices slashed for our audience only.





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