Photo Coverage: Radio Broadway After Show Party At Heartland

July 2
4:40 PM 2008

 On June 30, 2008 and Radio Broadway presented "The Radio Hits of 1958" featured a variety of Broadway stars in addition to American Idol's Constantine Maroulis and alumni from American Bandstand. The event was held at the Town Hall, Times Square's landmark concert venue.

Principal singers included Max von Essen (Dance Of The Vampires, Jesus Christ Superstar, Les Miserables), Jennifer Hope Wills (The Phantom Of The Opera, Wonderful Town, The Woman In White), Nancy Anderson (Wonderful Town, A Class Act), John Treacy Egan (The Producers, Jekyll & Hyde, The Little Mermaid), and Lawrence Clayton (The Civil War, Jesus Christ Superstar, Dreamgirls).  The evening was hosted by Raymond Jaramillo McLeod (Drama Desk Award nominee – Wonderful Town). American Idol's Constantine Maroulis was a special guest star.

The evening featured the presentation of songs that topped the Billboard Charts in 1958.

The after-party was held at Heartland Brewery in New York City.

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Photos by Genevieve Rafter Keddy

Charles Amann author of a book that focuses on the dancers of American Bandstand with the dancers, Joyce Shafer Roth, Eddie Kelly, Carmen Jimenez, Marilyn (Brown) Kernan and Diane (Iaquinto) Celotto

Deborah Kym and Dave Keyes-shows director and musical director

Emily DeHope, Constantine Maroulis and Aimee De Hope

Lawrence Clayton, Allison Mosier and David Weitzer

Almost all the band-David Richards, Dave Keyes, George Naha and Roger Cohen

Melanie Waldron, Dwayne Clark and Jean Michelle Grier

Eddie Kelly and Jamie de Roy

Joyce Shafer Roth and Charles Amann

George Merritt and Raymond Jaramillo McLeod

The American Bandstand Dancers

Jennifer Hope Wills and Raymond Jaramillo McLeod

Jennifer Hope Wills and Raymond Jaramillo McLeod

Nancy Anderson, Raymond Jaramillo McLeod,Constantine Maroulis and Jennifer Hope Wills

Constantine Maroulis

Erynn McLeod, Constantine Maroulis and Meaghan McLeod

Raymond Jaramillo McLeod and Joyce Shafer Roth share a laugh

Raymond Jaramillo McLeod and Melanie Waldron

Jean Michelle Grier and Lawrence Clayton the the American Bandstand Dancers

Constantine Maroulis,Charles Amann, and Deborah Kym join the dancers

Charles Amann, Deborah Kym and Raymond Jaramillo McLeod

Bobbie Merritt(Production consultant) Constantine Maroulis and George Merritt

The McLeod Family end a long day

See you at the next show!

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