Christina Sajous to Make 54 Below Debut this Week, 4/11
Broadway's Christina Sajous will make her 54 Below debut on Friday, April 11, 2014 at 11:30pm. Sajous will premiere a brand new show co-conceived and directed by Ethan Paulini. Tickets $25-35 are now on sale and available at www.54below.com or by calling 646.476.3551.
Sajous made her Broadway debut as Extraordinary Girl in Green Day's American Idiot. She went on to originate the role of Shirley in Baby, It's You. She next appeared as Arachne in Spider Man: Turn Off the Dark, Claire in Forever Dusty and Blossom in Anna Nicole: The Opera at BAM. She appeared in the film Broadway Idiot and in regional productions of Aida, Tommy and more.
Paulini created, directed and starred in the hit show Mama and Her Boy (currently in it's second year Off-Broadway. Mama and Her Boys premiered in January 2011 and has gone on to enjoy hundreds of performances all over the east coast. As a director/choreographer Ethan has directed productions of Passing Strange, The Full Monty, Speech and Debate, Working and more. As a performer Ethan has extensive New York, National Tour and Regional credits. He has appeared in numerous independent films, TV, commercials, industrials and can be heard on Lisa Howard's Songs of Innocence and Experience (Sh-K-Boom Records). He is also an accomplished career coach, More info at www.ethanpaulini.com.
Paulini and Sajous met while performing in The Who's Tommy. Sajous is a frequent guest star in Paulini's hit show Mama and Her Boys. "Ever since I met Saj, I knew I wanted to work with her frequently and often. Over the years we have not only developed an incredible artistic relationship but she has become a friend, a member of my family. I am so thrilled to be collaborating with this remarkable talent on such a personal and fulfilling project. We are honored to be presenting this evening of song and story at such a prestigious and exciting venue and look forward to many more ventures, laughs and memories."