The Paradise Island Bowl in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania was transformed into a musical extravaganza on May 12, 2023, as Felix And Fingers Dueling Pianos took the stage for a Prom night to remember. This unique event brought together the energy of dueling pianos with the excitement of cosmic bowling, virtual reality, and arcade games, creating an unforgettable experience for the high school students. Let’s dive into the highlights of this incredible night!

Surprising Requests and Unforgettable Performances

As the night kicked off, the dueling pianists were in for a pleasant surprise. The first player, Jim, was thrilled to handle all the country requests, showcasing his expertise in the genre. Meanwhile, the second player, Jordan, was taken aback by the unexpected song choices from the high school crowd.

“I was surprised by the requests! There were a surprising amount of 80s songs for high school kids. I got to play Sister Christian,” Jordan exclaimed with a smile.

The surprises didn’t end there. A group of enthusiastic girls requested the iconic hit “Black Betty” and joyfully sang along, creating an electric atmosphere in the bowling alley. The energy in the room was infectious as the students reveled in the music and danced the night away.

A Unique Perspective

The Paradise Island Bowl Prom provided Felix And Fingers with a unique opportunity to connect with a younger audience. Typically performing for clientele over the age of 25, the dueling pianists were delighted to witness the high school students’ appreciation for classic tunes.

“Our usual clientele is over the age of 25, so getting a perspective from 15-18 year olds is a nice reminder of how dueling pianos is really for anyone, anywhere, anytime,” shared Jordan. “Several students were gracious to come up and compliment our show.”

Creating a Safe and Fun Environment

Not only did Felix And Fingers provide an incredible musical experience, but they also ensured a safe and enjoyable environment for the students. The Paradise Island Bowl offered cosmic bowling, virtual reality, and arcade games as part of the post-prom lock-in. This combination of entertainment options kept the students engaged and entertained throughout the night.

To top it all off, a delicious late-night snack of chicken tenders, pizza, and pretzels was brought in for everyone to enjoy. The students could refuel and recharge while continuing to dance and sing along to their favorite songs.

Looking Forward to the Future

As the night came to a close, the dueling pianists, Jordan and Jim, felt honored to have been a part of such a special event in the students’ high school era.

“Jordan and I felt honored to be able to provide a safe and fun environment for these kids on one of their most special nights,” expressed Jim. “We’d be happy to come back and do it again next year.”

The Felix And Fingers Dueling Pianos event at Paradise Island Bowl Prom was an absolute blast. The surprising song requests, the energetic performances, and the incredible venue features made it a night to remember for everyone involved. If you’re considering booking a dueling piano event or looking for a fantastic venue like Paradise Island Bowl, don’t hesitate to contact Felix And Fingers Dueling Pianos at (800) 557-4196. Share this blog post with your friends and let them know about the unforgettable experience that awaits them!


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VenueParadise Island BowlAddress7601 Grand Ave
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15225-1049