Tony Bennett to Perform at Riverside Theater May 28

Tony Bennett will return to Milwaukee on May 28 to play the Riverside alongside his daughter, Antonia.

With an upcoming album and a new book recently released, 90-year-old Tony Bennett’s career is far from over. The legendary musician’s 2017 tour will take him around the country, with a stop at the Riverside Theater on May 28. Bennett’s daughter, Antonia, will perform as a special guest. 

The 18 time Grammy Award-winning singer’s new album, Tony Bennett Celebrates 90, will be released Dec. 16, followed by an exclusive performance on NBC Dec. 20 featuring Elton John, Lady Gaga and Stevie Wonder, among others.

In Bennett’s new book, Just Getting Started, the artist chronicles the lessons he’s learned throughout his lifetime, paying tribute to those who have inspired him. Bennett recounts his relationships with an wide-ranging list of such influencers, including Charlie Chaplin, Fred Astaire, Judy Garland, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Lady Gaga, Cole Porter and Amy Winehouse.

Tickets, which range from $55 to $125, are on sale now.



Elisabeth Wallock is a contributing digital editor at Milwaukee Magazine. She graduated from Colorado State University and has interned at Marie Claire in New York and Urban Outfitters in London.