A.R.T.: Debut. John Manzari is an Ovation Award and Helen Hayes Award-nominated artist. Stage: NY Pops Up, 42nd Street, Maurice Hines: Tappin’ Thru Life, The Wiz is 40, and Sophisticated Ladies. Television: “The View,” PBS’s special “Michael Feinstein at the Rainbow Room,” and “The Jerry Lewis Telethon.” John can be seen in the documentary about his mentor titled Maurice Hines: Bring Them Back and the award-winning short film Slip.