PANIC! IN CONCERT, Tori Scott & More Set for Late Night at 54 Below Next Week
Craving a show after the show? 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, is expanding its popular late-night series with fresh faces and hot new performances to keep the party buzzing into the wee hours. Located just below the legendary Studio 54 at 254 West 54th St., 54 BELOW welcomes you to loosen your tie and embrace the night at its upcoming events:
PANIC! IN CONCERT, March 24 at 11:30PM:
PANIC! is a rough-edged concert featuring songs by the American rock band Panic! at the Disco. PANIC! features songs from all four studio albums, including hits such as: "I Write Sins, Not Tragedies," "Lying is the Most Fun a Girl Can Have Without Taking Her Clothes Off," "Ready to Go," "This is Gospel," and more. PANIC! is a thrilling, whirlwind of emotions that will have you singing on the edge of your seat. Featuring Matt Corr (bare: a pop opera), Ashley Tobias (American Idiot), Brady Cudmore, Haley Selmon, Megan Dorn, Timothy Houston, Hillary Porter, Carl Zurhorst (Damn Yankees national tour), Brady Loomer, Jamie Cook, Rachel Sophia, and Billy Nolan. $15 cover charge. $20 food & beverage minimum or two drink minimum.
BACKSTAGE, March 25 at 10PM:
Broadway cast members and audiences alike gather to mix and mingle at Backstage-"a perfect way to spend a Tuesday night" (New York Daily News). Musical director Brad Simmons keeps the house jumping from the piano, while hilariously effervescent host Susie Mosher (Hairspray) guides the crowd through an evening of music, mayhem and full-throttle belting. Special guests from hit Broadway shows drop in to perform and sing everything from Sondheim to Springsteen. NPR sums it up best: "The best thing happening right now might just be Backstage. Can't recommend it highly enough!" Featuring: Kate Pierson (The B-52s), Celisse Henderson (Godspell, In Transit), Patti Murin (Lysistrata Jones, Love's Labour's Lost), Jessica Vosk (The Bridges of Madison County), Jay Klaitz (Rock of Ages, Getting the Band Together), Marissa Mulder (2013 Noël Coward Cabaret Award and Julie Wilson Award winner), Villalobos Brothers (Vox Pop Award winner at 2013 Independent Music Awards), Carole J. Bufford (Rising cabaret star), Amy Rivard (Riverdance, Celtic Woman), Steven Cutts and The Collective Yes, The Stone Brothers, Stiletta, Brett Pruneau and Lauren Turner. $25 cover charge. $10 food & beverage minimum.
NYU N'HARMONICS, March 27 at 11:30PM:
NYU's crazy a cappella group, the N'Harmonics, bring their riff-tastic, balls to the wall show to 54 Below. With seriously tight harmonies, waterfall riffing, whistle tones that only dogs can hear, ungodly bass notes, and insane beat boxing, alongside a slew of other vocal acrobatics. With opening act APC Rhythm!$10 cover charge. $20 food & beverage minimum or two drink minimum.
TORI SCOTT, March 28 at 11PM:
Tori Scott, Time Out New York's Top 10 Cabaret Artist of 2013, returns to 54 Below with her solo show I'll Regret This Tomorrow, an evening of brassy songs and slurred autobiographical stories. This salute to a glittering array of poor life choices, past and present, will feature Scott's signature performances of hits by Dolly Parton, Judy Garland, Michael Jackson, Florence and the Machine and more. Tori Scott has also graced the stages of Joe's Pub, the Laurie Beechman, the Metropolitan Room, and every gay bar on the Eastern Seaboard; counted to 20 as a singing garbage woman on Sesame Street; and dubbed the vocals of a singing hooker on HBO's "Cathouse: The Musical." She strives every day in every way to be a consummate lady and sometimes wonders if she actually still has a liver or not. $25 cover charge. $25 food & beverage minimum.
EVAN RUGGIERO, March 29 at 11PM:
Join us for an evening of music with song and dance man Evan Ruggiero as he tells his inspirational story set to Broadway's favorite songs. Evan is no stranger to 54 Below as he has previously performed with the phenomenal cast of Don't Quit Your Night Job and Panic! In Concert. He is well known for his TV appearances on "American Idol," "Un Nuevo Dia" and "The Ellen DeGeneres Show." You won't want to miss this evening with Evan, whose story of his battle with cancer and his survival to be The One-Legged Song and Dance Man will touch your heart and move your soul. $25 cover charge. $25 food & beverage minimum.