Pianist

Classic American Songbook, New Orleans, and German/French cabaret standards.


Composer

Waiting Around--the Restaurant Musical


Puppeteer

Creates and performs with marionettes



Upcoming performances/events:


“Steppin’ Out”

WYES TV12

Friday April 21

Harry will perform & be on the panel to discuss the Giant Puppet Festival.


New Orleans Giant Puppet Festival

Mudlark Theatre

April 22 @10:30pm


Musical Director

Big Easy Theatre Awards

April 24


Windsor Court

with Anäis St. John

April 28 (6-9 pm)


Harry will introduce some new works:

FIGURES II: Jazz Portraits on Strings

Creason’s Fine Art

with a live performance

Wednesday May 3 from 1-4pm


Ain’t Misbehavin’

WW2 Museum

May 5-June 24

(Harry will be Conductor/Pianist)


Gumbo Cabaret

with

Rebecca Leigh, Kelley Dixson, & Harry

BUFFA’s 5-8 pm

March 23 & April 6


HOT STUFF!

Becky Allen, Chris Wecklein & Harry

French Quarter Fest

Friday April 7 @ 3pm

Palm Court Café


Harry and Raynel Shepard

Breakfast in Paris/Martinis in Manhattan

Café Istanbul

April 13 @7pm


Windsor Court

w/Anais St. John

Saturday April 1 (6-9 pm)


PIANIST and MARIONETTE ARTIST & PERFORMER

 

above: JEWISH ROOTS OF BROADWAY

WW2 Museum, New Orleans. 2014

Photo: Alan Smason

Puppetmaker/Puppeteer

in 2013 he appeared, with his self-made Bertolt Brecht marionette,  with Nina Hagen in her Brecht Concert at the Berliner Ensemble. In his own multi-lingual solo show he tells of his travels to Berlin and Paris. Among his marionette characters are Nina Hagen and iconic French writer Boris Vian. Other erecent shows include the New Orleans International Puppet Festival, Bustout Burlesque at House of Blues, CLUE, a Burlesque Mystery, and Hot Stuff! at French Quarter Festival.


“The multitalented Mayronne is a musician, composer and puppeteer, and he makes his puppets. ...lighthearted, well-paced and thoroughly enjoyable.”

-Dalt Wonk/GAMBIT WEEKLY


Producer/Musical Director
His recent production Jewish Roots of Broadway at the World War II Museum (for Jewish Children’s Regional Services) won raves.

(“...produced and directed from the piano by Harry Mayronne...the ovations were thunderous.”

--Nell Nolan, THE NEW ORLEANS ADVOCATE)


Harry was co-producer of the 2006 off-Broadway production of his show Waiting Around--the Restaurant Musical) originally titled The Black & White Blues).

"This tightly structured revue features a bright, bouncy score by Harry Mayronne, who also plays the piano throughout the show with his usual brilliance. His rich tones and steady pace drive the program. "

-Theodore P. Mahne, Times Picayune

With the Pfister Sisters at Bar Jeder Vernunft. Berlin, 2008

Photo: Soeren Stachedpa picture alliance archive/Alamy

Nina Hagen, Chris Wecklein, Harry Mayronne. Berlin, 2013.

Mink Stole and Harry with “Connie Marble” and “Harry” marionettes

Photo: skreee.de

French writer Marcel Proust, created by Harry Mayronne.

Berliner Ensemble, 2013

Interview with Harry and excerpts from the Allways Lounge production of Brecht/Weill’s “Happy End” on “Steppin’ Out”. WYES TV 12.

Harry with Janie Heck singing  a song from “Waiting Around”. At 18:52.

Friday night at Allways.. Mink Stole, Vinsantos DeFonte, Harry Mayronne, Justin Carr.

On "Steppin' Out" to promote "Figures: People who Amuse, Provoke and Inspire". Includes performance of "Irgendwo auf der Welt".

Starts at 12:52.

Leonard Cohen.

Created by Harry Mayronne