Sierra Boggess, HIT LIST Concert & More Set for 54 Below this Week
Coming up this week, 54 BELOW, the performance venue located just below the legendary Studio 54 at 254 West 54th Street, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz and beyond:
Sierra Boggess, December 2, 4 & 5 at 7PM, December 6 & 7 at 8PM:
Back by popular demand! Broadway knows her as Ariel in The Little Mermaid, Christine Daae in The Phantom of the Opera and as aspiring opera star Sharon Graham in Master Class. London knows her for her Olivier Award-nominated performance in Love Never Dies. Now, 54 Below audiences will see a brand new side of this Drama Desk-nominated actress when she makes her official cabaret debut! One of Broadways most promising new talents, expect a range of tunes from songwriters both new and old, and vocals that stretch from the sublime to the divine. Sierra's CD will be available exclusively at her performances at 54 Below starting Wednesday, December 4th. She will be signing copies of her CD following the performances on the 4th, 5th and 6th. The CD's official release date is December 10th. $45-55 cover charge for 7PM shows and $50-60 cover charge for 8PM shows. $25 food & beverage minimum.
JOHN Arthur GreenE & FRIENDS SING FOR MUSIC FOR AUTISM, December 2 at 9:30PM:
John Arthur Greene (West Side Story, Matilda) & his Broadway pals ring in the holiday season with a dazzling concert featuring some of your favorite tunes from the Great White Way. Greene, Music for Autism's spotlight artist of the year, in thrilled to draw attention to this worthy cause. Scheduled to appear: Marisa Kennedy (Matilda), Lesli Margherita (Matilda), MacKenzie Grace Mauzy (Tale of Two Cities, Next to Normal, Into the Woods film), Jeremy Schonfeld, Jason Michael Snow (Book of Mormon), Laura Dreyfuss & Leigh Ann Larkin. $40-50 cover charge. $25 food & beverage minimum.
THE CALLBACK, December 2 at 11:30PM:
Finalists will have ten minutes to perform a mini-cabaret, and the ultimate winner, chosen by a panel of Broadway guest judges, will win their own engagement at 54 Below. No cover charge. Two drink minimum.
Katie Thompson, December 3 at 7PM:
After spending the year "bringing down the house" in Chicago (Variety) and being a "glorious, full-blooded voice" in Giant at The Public Theater (Wall Street Journal), KT sets her sights on Christmas, with a night of carols re-written, standards re-imagined, and New York's finest, funniest voices. Having penned three albums and two-and-a-half musicals, this "rich-voiced powerhouse" (Los Angeles Times) promises to "put the mayhem back in Bethlehem" (Katie Thompson) at 54 Below. Also starring Erin Quill (Avenue Q, The Mikado Project) and Joel Waggoner (Southern Comfort). Directed by Adam Jackman (R.R.R.E.D a Secret Musical, Homo The Musical). $30-40 cover charge. $25 food & beverage minimum.
Zina Goldrich & Marcy Heisler, December 3 at 9:30PM:
Join award-winning songwriters Zina Goldrich and Marcy Heisler ("Taylor the Latte Boy", "Alto's Lament", Ever After) as they bring their vivacious, eclectic, romantic, and seriously funny songbook to 54 Below. Featuring David Beach, Emily Skinner, Scott Coulter, Michael Croiter, Mary Ann McSweeney, and some surprise Broadway friends, this one-night only, all-original celebration kicks off the holiday season with old favorites, new debuts, and sneak peeks at upcoming projects. $30-40 cover charge. $25 food & beverage minimum.