Daisy Eagan, Adam Heller Lead Joe Iconis Christmas Spectacular
Joe Iconis and his merry band of musical theater punks are back by popular demand in this fourth annual insane celebration of all things red and green. Featuring brand new holiday songs, old favorites, tiny elves, enormous reindeer, an inebriated Mr. and Mrs. Claus, and an ungodly number of candy canes, it promises to be the happiest holiday hoedown you’ve ever seen.
John Simpkins directs the performances, and Jennifer Ashley Tepper produces. The show will feature Nikka Graff Lanzarone (Friday), Kate Wetherhead (Saturday at 7), Tony Award winner Daisy Eagan (Saturday at 10, Sunday), Tony Award winner Beth Leavel (Saturday at 10), and Tony Award winner Randy Graff (Sunday), as well as Adam Heller (Baby It’s You!), Jose Restrepo (Grease), Taylor Trensch (Spring Awakening), Eric William Morris (Mamma Mia), Ben Arons, Bill Coyne, Jenny Donoghue, Katrina Rose Dideriksen, Seth Eliser, Alexandra Ferrara, Danielle Gimbal, Tricia Giordano, Molly Hager, Ian Kagey, Jessica Kent, MK Lawson, Rachel Lee, Lorinda Lisitza, Maria Malanga, Lauren Marcus, Ray Munoz, Max Pallman, Melissa Rapelje, Ashley Rodbro, Rob Rokicki, Will Roland, Mike Rosengarten, Katie Schorr, Tim Shea, Rachel Sussman, Jared Weiss, Jason “SweetTooth” Williams, Ross Wolkenbrod, and more surprise guests!
Iconis has penned the Drama Desk Award nominated Bloodsong of Love, The Black Suits, ReWrite and The Plant That Ate Dirty Socks, as well as the theatrical concert Things to Ruin (cast recording now available on Ghostlight Records). For more information, visit: http://mrjoeiconis.com
Showtimes are Dec. 16 at 8:00 PM, Dec. 17 at 7:00PM and 10:00PM, and Dec. 18 at 8:00PM. Ars Nova is located at 511 West 54th Street. All tickets $20. For tickets, call (212) 352-3101 or visit http://ArsNovaNYC.com
Photo Credit: Monica Simoes