TV personality, CP Lacey impersonates more than 30 celebrities - - from Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson, Sammy Davis Jr., James Brown & Pres. Obama to Snoop Dogg, Lil' Wayne, Kanye West (+more)! A Master Character Actor, Tribute Artist & Comedian, CP dances, sings, acts and brings comedy while he transforms right before your eyes. With 1st page coverage in the Wall Street Journal, his work displayed in the Smithsonian National Museum, repeat performances at Carolines in NY, and appearances in television, film, theater and radio and just some of his credits. CP Lacey has shared the stage with some of Hollywood's notable artists, including Sting, Tracy Morgan, Steve Harvey and Jimmy Fallon.
What to Expect
Singing (or rap, depending on characters performed), Comedy, Dancing, Acting, Uncanny Resemblance to Characters Portrayed, Audience Participation, Meet & Greet, Fun & Professional Show
TV personality (BET's "Apollo Live" Executioner, aka "Sandman") CP Lacey impersonates over 30 characters reaching the young and old, from Stevie Wonder, MJ, James Brown & Pres. Obama to Snoop Dogg, Lil' Wayne and Wiz Khalifa! Front-page coverage in the Wall Street Journal (October 2, 2012) bears witness of his talent AND relevance. The Smithsonian National Museum chronicles his work. He's been on Ricki Lake, The Maury Povich Show, The Today Show, Good Morning America, Good Day New York, Regis & Kathy, and more. A Master Character Actor, Celebrity Tribute Artist, Comedian & World Famous Apollo Legend, CP Lacey brings, "The CP Lacey Show", a 1-man entertainment explosion! In one show you have the option to "star-gaze" as CP dances, sings, acts and brings comedy while he transforms into and pays tribute to your choice of an eclectic selection of celebrities, along with his own original alter-ego Cast of Characters for your entertainment. With credits in television, radio, film and theater, this highly experienced & engaging talent will have people talking about your event (literally) for years to come! See website for pics and videos. Featured characters include Kanye West, Lil (Little) Wayne, Lil (Little) John, MC Hammer, Michael Jackson (80s thru 2000's), Michael Jackson (70s), Pres. Barack Obama, Prince (80s), Prince (Current), P. Diddy, Flava Flav, Sammy Davis Junior, Snoop Dogg, Snoop Lion, Spike Lee, Stevie Wonder, James Brown, Wiz Khalifa, Little Richard, Lionel Richie, Louie Armstrong, Martin Luther King Jr., Marvin Gaye, Nat King Cole, Ray Charles, Barry White, Cab Calloway, Chuck Berry, Don King, Jackie Wilson and Johnny Mathis. Such flair has afforded him return appearances to Caroline's Comedy Club in New York City, appearances on B.E.T's “Comic View”, “The Chappelle Show” and a featured role in John Kesselman's comedic movie, “The Hebrew Hammer” alongside actors, Adam Goldberg and Mario Van Peebles. A multi-dimensional talent, Lacey and his alter-ego cast of characters have shared the stage with a variety of Hollywood's most notable artists, including Sting, Tracy Morgan, Steve Harvey, Regis Philbin and Nick Canon. Contact CP Lacey if there is a character you'd like that you do not see on this list. Prices vary depending on client needs, location & dates.
Additional Booking Notes
Sound System with CD or MP3 Player (if no band); Stage space for 5 band members (if a band is required). Dressing room.
Greatest hits for all singing acts: MC Hammer, Michael Jackson, Prince, Sammy Davis Junior, Stevie Wonder, James Brown, Little Richard, Lionel Richie, Louie Armstrong, Marvin Gaye, Nat King Cole, Ray Charles, Barry White, Cab Calloway, Chuck Berry, Jackie Wilson and Johnny Mathis. For rappers, performances are based on client's request. Kanye West, Lil (Little) Wayne, Lil (Little) John, MC Hammer, P. Diddy, Flava Flav, Snoop Dogg, Snoop Lion and Wiz Khalifa.
Influences & Inspiration
Michael Jackson, James Brown, David Letterman, Wayne Brady, Prince, Will Smith, Jackie Wilson, Sammy Davis Jr.
Sound System (if band not required)