About

ART POCO is a national stage actor and one of the leading celebrity tribute artists working in the industry today. His true admiration and respect for Dean Martin keeps him in demand portraying the legendary star in his productions of “The Rat Pack Now” and “Frank & Dean; We’re Back Baby!”. His acts have recurred at many world famous venues across America including the Fontainebleau and Eden Roc hotels in Miami Beach, The National WWII Museum in New Orleans, Disney World and Universal Studios Orlando, JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort, The Rice Hotel in Houston, The Riviera Hotel in Palm Springs, Seminole Hollywood Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, and The Breakers in Palm Beach to name a few. Art started his career in New York, training at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts. He served an internship in the resident ensemble of Manhattan Punch Line Theatre and holds a BA in Speech Communications from the State University of New York at New Paltz. His 400-plus corporate entertainment credits places him in an elite category of entertainers. Art travels the world from his South Florida home.

BOB HOOSE is one of the top Sinatra-style vocalists in the country. When he sings, the similarity is uncanny and he readily credits Sinatra with being a huge influence. As Bob says, “It was only natural to learn from the best”. Bob has fronted the Woody Herman Orchestra, the Tommy Dorsey Orchestra, the Gene Krupa Orchestra and the Palm Beach Pops. He’s headlined command performances at such Mar-A-Lago and The Breakers in Palm Beach. .
Earlier this century, he started the 16-piece Bob Hoose Orchestra. They performed at various large corporate events throughout the United States and Canada. Their album, Something Old, Something New received national and European airplay. One of Bob’s original songs, It’s With Me, was chosen for the award winning feature film, Off the Chain. In addition to his big band work, Bob is an accomplished guitarist and played lead with a popular Journey tribute band.
Bob is a busy Sinatra stylist and plays nationwide in The Rat Pack Now and Frank & Dean; We’re Back, Baby!

ALLAN WILTSHIRE is a musician and one of the premier Sammy Davis, Jr. tribute artists. A southern transplant to Atlanta from the Washington D.C. area, Allan’s first exposure to music came from his father and home church environment. While attending college at the Berklee College of Music in Boston, Allan was exposed to swing and vocal jazz and began a heavy listening diet of the greats like, Duke Ellington, Billy Eckstein, Art Tatum and Oscar Peterson. While at Berklee, he studied with arranger Andy Jaffee and Jazz Trumpeter Mike Methany. Allan holds a degree in Trumpet Performance from the University of Maryland in College Park. In Atlanta, Allan began to play piano and trumpet around the city with small and large groups including the Victory Jazz Orchestra. Along with a long and successful career in church music, Allan travels the world, performing with his organization, Mission Minded Artists. Allan has had the distinct honor of paying tribute to the great Sammy Davis, Jr. in Rat Pack reviews and concerts, ultimately landing the role with the nationally acclaimed, The Rat Pack Now.