Sal Viviano has appeared with over 120 Symphony Orchestras in Pops Concerts at major Halls around the World, with current bookings up to 2 years in advance. A Detroit native, he ‘opened’ for many Comedy Legends, while earning Degrees (on Football Scholarship) from Eastern Illinois University. On Broadway, Viviano’s credits include: The Three Muskateers (debut), and roles in the hits Romance / Romance, City of Angels, Falsettos, The Life, and The Full Monty. Off-Broadway, he’s co-starred in over a dozen more: Closer Than Ever (Broadway World Award); The Big Time; Golf, The Musical (Backstage Award), Beau Jest; Cather County; Weird Romance; Catch Me If I Fall; Broadway Jukebox; Joseph Papp’s Hamlet, The Opera…. On Tour, he starred in Evita, Anything Goes!, The Pirates of Penzance, Pippin, Hair, and earned a Helen Hayes nomination for Sunday In The Park With George. Recently in NY: Chicago (Billy Flynn). On Screen: Legally Blonde 2, Black Roses, The Jitters, Spike of Bensonhurst, Life With Mikey, TV’s Law and Order, Cosby Mysteries, and Disney’s Out of the Box (VanGogh).
Recordings (over 70) include his solo CD, The Standards of Love, recorded live with full Orchestra (FRIARecords). Other notable venues: The Iridium, The Russian Tea Room, The 92nd Street Y (15 seasons), The White House (Reagan), The Presidential Inaugural Concert (Clinton/Gore). A longtime FRIARS CLUB member, Viviano regularly ‘opens’ the legendary Celebrity Roasts. Anthems: 29 Seasons, NY Mets. Mr. Viviano resides with his wife, Liz Larsen, and two boys, Allesandro Gian and Joseph Dante, in NYC.