Logo, Richard Stillman
(973) 783-0118
Montclair, NJ 07042

Richard with Instruments

"Richard Stillman's remarkable musical talent and infectious charm were a perfect fit for our St. Patrick's celebration. From the moment he took the stage, we were captivated by his storytelling and songs. 

Coco Manning Wilde - First Acoustics Folk Club

Solo Story

 "Your show was enjoyed by all! The music and dancing were great fun. I hope to be able to repeat it again."

Williams Center for the Arts Rutherford, NJ

Irish Green Vests

Duo
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SONGS FROM SPIRIT OF VAUDEVILLE

Eileen Had A Grace (original)

Twelfth Street Rag

Moishes Bubbies Latkes (original)

IRISH SONGS

Donald Where's Your Trousers

I'll Take You Home Again Kathleen

ALADDIN SONGS

The Genji Jive Jive

Welcome to Persia


FOLK CLUBS

Richard Stillman has performed in Folk Clubs, on Broadway, in Storytelling & Music Festivals and at the Kennedy Center. He has opened for acts as diverse as the Irish band, Burning Bridget Cleary and Jim Henson & Kermit the Frog.

His shows include a wide variety of folk instruments singing, storytelling & tap dancing. Richard is equally at home performing for adults or children. 

His show,”The Spirit of Vaudeville” won the Best Concert Award at the United Solo Theater Festival in New York City.

"deftly offhanded bravura"-  New York Times

THE SPIRIT OF VAUDEVILLE

This show celebrates the lives of the vaudevillians from the jazz age. The music is played on banjo, mandolin, guitar, bagpipes, ukulele, and tap shoes.

Some Venues Where Richard Has Performed

First Acoustics-Brooklyn,NY

JFK Library & Museum- Boston, Ma.

The Folk Project-Morristown,NJ

Mohonk Mountain Arts Festival- New Palz, NY

New Jersey Folk Festival-New Brunswick, NJ

Horses Sing None of It- Folk Music TV Show, NJ

Kennedy Ctr.- Washington, DC

New Jersey Storytelling Festival-Hamilton,NJ

PBS TV, Shining Time Station w/ Ringo Starr-NYC,NY

Cathedral of St. John the Divine, NYC,NY

 

IRISH BAND

My Irish band has played at the Hunter Mountain Irish Festival and the JFK Presidential Library in Boston.


IRISH SHOW

This show combines traditional Irish music, story- telling and step dancing and is accompanied by bagpipes, mandolin, banjo, guitar,concertina, bodhran, and pennywhistle. The show was featured at the JFK Presidential Library in Boston, Ma. and at First Acoustics in Brooklyn,NY.

THE WORLD MOSAIC OF MUSIC AND DANCE

This show incorporates multicultural music from the continents of the world played on a large selection of native instruments, plus tarantellas, jigs, Chinese ribbon dancing, flamenco dancing, and more.