Resorts World Casino New York City will host Jellybean Benitez for “A Night at Studio 54” on Saturday, July 16 at 8 p.m. at the Central Park event space.
John Benitez, also known as Jellybean, is an American drummer, guitarist, songwriter, DJ, remixer and music producer of Puerto Rican descent. He has produced and remixed artists such as Harlem faves Madonna, Whitney Houston, Michael Jackson and the Pointer Sisters.
After enjoying music in the South Bronx during his childhood, Benitez relocated to Manhattan in 1975, attending disco nightclubs, which sparked his interest in becoming a DJ. He worked at a nightclub called Experiment 4 & Electric Circus and is now the Executive Producer of Studio 54 Radio, which is heard exclusively on SiriusXM Satellite Radio. Studio 54 Radio launched in August 2011 and features 1970s and 1980s classic dance from Jellybean’s personal collection and the vaults and collections of Studio 54 insiders.
Tickets begin at $25 and can be purchased online at www.rwnewyork.com or at the casino.
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Saturday, July 16, 2016, 8 p.m. Doors, 9 p.m. Show
Resorts World Casino New York City, Central Park Event Space, 110-00 Rockaway Blvd, Jamaica, New York 11420