Bryan Batt to Make Provincetown Art House Debut, 8/24
Bryan Batt - star of TV's "Mad Men" and the Academy Award Winning film "12 Years A Slave," and Broadway's "La Cage Aux Folles," "Sunset Boulevard," "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat," "Starlight Express," and "Cats." Bryan will be joined by Michael Lavine at the piano, for one show only, on Sunday, August 24. For tickets please visit www.ptownarthouse.com, or call 508-487-9222.
Bryan Batt has won two Screen Actor's Guild awards for his portrayal of "Salvatore Romano" on AMC's critically acclaimed, Emmy award winning dramatic series "Mad Men." He created the role of Darius in both the N.Y. and L.A (Drama Logue Award) productions as well as the film adaptation of Paul Rudnick's ground breaking comedy "Jeffrey." Other films include "12 Years A Slave," "Parkland," and "The Last of Robin Hood." Broadway leading and principal roles include the revival of "La Cage Aux Folles," "Sunset Blvd.," "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat," "Starlight Express," and "Cats." Off Broadway: "Forbidden Broadway Strikes Back," Forbidden Broadway Cleans Up Its Act" (Drama Desk Nomination).
As an Author, both his "momoir "She Ain't Heavy, She's My Mother" and décor book "Big Easy Style" have received rave reviews. In the wake of Katrina Bryan organized, hosted and/or performed in numerous events and fundraisers both in New York and in New Orleans benefiting Habitat For Humanity, Second Harvest Food Bank, NO-AIDS Task Force, The Contemporary Arts Center and more.
This Broadway concert series was inaugurated in 2011 by Mark Cortale at The Art House in Provincetown featuring Seth Rudetsky as pianist and host. In its third season last summer of 2013, the series presented Broadway superstars like Patti LuPone, Chita Rivera, Sutton Foster, Audra McDonald, Megan Hilty, Megan Mullally, Christine Ebersole, and Joanna Gleason. The Broadway @ series also premiered last season in New Orleans, in Australia with Megan Mullally and in London's West End with Patti LuPone at the Leicester Square Theater. This season of 2013-14 the series began in Los Angeles @ The Broad Stage, Fort Lauderdale @ The Parker Playhouse, The Poconos @ The Stroudsmoor, Woodstock, NY @ The Woodstock Playhouse, Hartford @ The Bushnell, Detroit @ The Berman Center for the Performing Arts... and next at a city near you soon!
Broadway @ The Art House concert series is sponsored by Cape Air, the Anchor Inn Beach House, Ptown Bikes, Urban Man Made, Loveland and SethTV.com.