MOTOWN's Ryan Shaw to Play The Cutting Room with Brandon Dixon and Morgan James, 4/21
THE CUTTING ROOM will once again host RYAN SHAW, the two time Grammy nominee and star of MOTOWN The Musical (Stevie Wonder) on Broadway, on Monday evening, April 21 at 8:30pm (doors are at 8). Motown's Brandon Dixon and Epic Recording Artist Morgan James, will join Ryan at the April 21 show.
Ryan's bi-monthly "Soul Out Loud" show features special guests from the theatre and music worlds and is followed by a "Soul DJ" party afterwards.
Theatre enthusiasts and music fans can appreciate the Monday night Broadway "dark night" tradition of stars performing their own music on the "night off".
Ryan joins a list of Broadway talent to stop by the "musician's living room " on their night off for the warm, intimate feeling, the incredible acoustics and sight lines and comfortable experience for performers and audiences.
Recently, in a special pre-opening fan performance, Idina Menzel, Anthony Rapp and the cast of If/Then offered a special VIP show at The Cutting Room and Allison Case and Andrew Kober have been performing an original performance piece at the club.
Tickets are available now for Ryan Shaw's "Soul Out Loud" at http://tickets.thecuttingroomnyc.com/event/538665-soul-out-loud-soul-night-new-york/ .
The Cutting Room has been named one of the top five "Intimate Show Venues To Check Out" by NewYork.com and features performers, bands, events and entertainment ranging from rock icons to up and coming singer songwriters. A look at thecuttingroomnyc.com highlights entertainment for a wide variety of musical tastes, a delicious menu and a comfortable rock and roll atmosphere with great optics and extraordinary acoustics. After opening a decade ago, The Cutting Room continues to build upon its dynamic reputation of having launched and hosted top musicians like Ronnie Wood & Mick Taylor, Sting, Billy Joel, John Legend, John Oates' stripped down solo CD release party, the night after being inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame with John Oates and Lady Gaga (who was signed after a showcase at the venue) and many more.
Upcoming shows include International superstar Peter Cincotti "sitting in" for multiple nights to play his new music as well as his hits for his hometown audience at The Cutting Room on May 6 and May 13 and the legendary guitarist Bucky Pizzarelli and his modern jazz trio on May 2. Performances range to the fun and funky dance party with Boogie Wonder Band on April 19 and The Monthly standing room, celebrity fave, cult-like Gong Show Live and the cutting edge James Maddock on April 19 as well as emerging artists like Matt Cusson on April 17.
You never know who you might see at The Cutting Room - on stage or sitting next to you!!
Shaw's music can be described as a fusion of soul and rock. The musician's singer, Shaw is also a brilliant songwriter and has been nominated for two Grammy Awards. In addition Shaw and/or his music have been featured in such movies as: "Bride Wars", starring Kate Hudson and Anne Hathaway; "Soul Men", starring Bernie Mac and Samuel Jackson; "My Blueberry Nights", starring Jude Law, Norah Jones and Natalie Portman; and on soundtracks such as "Sex and the City", and TV shows including "Dancing with the Stars", "So You Think You Can Dance" and ABC's "Brothers and Sisters."
Co-owned by actor Chris Noth (Sex and The City, The Good Wife) and Steve Walter (Berklee College Alumnus), The Cutting Room has long been known as "the musician's living room," an intimate space serving top-notch cuisine with specialty drinks throughout the dual level club and lounge. In 2013, The Cutting Room opened at its new location at 44 East 32nd Street.