KINKY BOOTS' Jeanna de Waal Set for Martin and Realbuto's OUTCASTS LIKE US at 54 Below Tonight
Jeanna de Waal (currently starring in Broadway's Kinky Boots; who also starred in the Off-Broadway revival of Carrie; Green Day's American Idiot on Broadway; We Will Rock You on the West End; and Glinda in the National Tour of Wicked) has joined the lineup of special guests for Martin and Realbuto's Outcasts Like Us concert at 54 Below tonight, April 25.
Popular up and coming writers Tim Realbuto and Matthew Martin (creators of the Broadway bound musical Ghostlight) will be doing their second concert at 54 Below, following their hugely successful concert last month. This encore presentation is entitled Outcasts Like Us: More Songs by Martin and Realbuto and will benefit the charity STOMP Out Bullying. This brand new show will feature songs from Ghostlight, well-known covers, as well as songs from their new musical, which they have yet to announce. Martin and Realbuto will co-host the event as well as sing. Musical direction for the evening will be provided by Alison Holman (Freedom's Song).
Previously announced special guests include Tony Award nominee Jennifer Laura Thompson (Nice Work If You Can Get It; Urinetown), Drama Desk Award winner Mandy Gonzalez (Wicked; In The Heights), Jenna Leigh Green ("Sabrina the Teenage Witch"; bare), Alli Mauzey (Cry-Baby; Wicked), Drama Desk nominee Claybourne Elder (Bonnie and Clyde; Road Show), Trevor McQueen (Annie Get Your Gun; S'Wonderful), Kimberly Faye Greenberg (One Night With Fanny Brice; Danny and Sylvia), and Abigail Ludrof (Ghostlight).
The concert will take place on Friday, April 25th at 11:00 PM at 54 Below, 254 West 54th Street in NYC. Tickets are priced $25-$35 and are available at www.54Below.com. The evening is dedicated to every kid who ever got bullied for being different.