Baseball All-Star Mike Piazza becomes the Gangster!
Former MLB catcher Mike Piazza visited our studios yesterday for a quick costume fitting and round of rehearsals in preparation for his cameo appearance as the Gangster in George Balanchine’s Slaughter on Tenth Avenue. Channeling his Italian heritage and adding a mafiosa twist, Mike turned out to be a natural fit for the role. Check out his impressive acting skills in this sneak peek video!
For more on this baseball all-star and his ballet debut, check out this story by the Associated Press!
Here are some fun pics too!