A VERY MERRY UNAUTHORIZED CHILDREN'S SCIENTOLOGY PAGEANT to Play Feinstein's/54 Below
Feinstein's/54 Below, Broadway's Supper Club, presents a darkly funny and entertaining evening featuring the songs of the Obie Award-winning A Very Merry Unauthorized Children's Scientology Pageant!
In an an unforgettable celebration of Kyle Jarrow and Alex Timbers' musical, experience "Hey! It' A Happy Day," "Science Of The Mind," and "Rain" like never before! Featuring an all-star cast of Broadway and New York's finest young talent.
The cast features Alessandra Baldacchino (Fun Home), Sami Bray (1984), Ashleigh Conner (Annie Warbucks), Gregory Diaz (Matilda), Anthony Rosenthal (Falsettos), Presley Ryan (Fun Home), Ava Swinton (Annie Warbucks), Jeremy T. Villas (Kinky Boots), Nicole Wildy (Really Rosie), Timothy Yang (The King and I), and Graydon Yosowitz (The Light Years, Trevor).
Directed & Designed by Sean Pollock. Musical Direction by Luke McGinnis. Produced by Jamison Daniels and Van Dean. Associate produced by Alyssa Berdie. Assistant produced by Billy Recce. Stage Managed by Dabney Rauh.
The concert is set for December 26, 2017 at 7 p.m. $35-$45 cover charge. $75 premium seating. $25 food & beverage minimum. Tickets and information are available at www.54Below.com. Tickets on the day of performance after 4:00 are only available by calling (646) 476-3551.
ABOUT THE ARTISTS:
Van Dean (Producer) is President and Co-Founder of Broadway Records. He is also a Tony Award winning Broadway producer of 11 musicals and plays and is a Grammy Award winning producer of The Color Purple (New Broadway Cast Recording). Broadway Records has released 100+ albums including The Color Purple and the Grammy nominated Matilda and Fiddler on the Roof as well as Anastasia, Goundhog Day, Bandstand and also created the popular "Live at Feinstein's/54 Below" album series. Van's philanthropic work includes being a producer of "Broadway For Orlando: What The World Needs Now is Love", "Broadway Kids Against Bullying: I Have a Voice", "From Broadway With Love" benefit concerts for Sandy Hook and Orlando (Emmy Award winner for sound design) and his work with NewArts in Sandy Hook/Newtown, CT. www.BroadwayRecords.com
Jamison Daniels (Producer) is an actor and writer. He is thrilled to be working on another show at Feinstein's/54 Below. His own original web series So Ya Wanna Be A Broadway Star? can be seen on BroadwayWorld.com. For more information visit www.jamisondaniels.com.
Luke McGinnis (Music Director) is an arranger, orchestrator, and music director from Atlanta, GA. He is the co-creator of Apartment Sessions and works as as a pianist, singer, vocal coach and educator in NYC. Recent credits include The Wiz at Barrington Stage (Music Director), Discount Ghost Stories at Ars Nova (Clement Vallandigham, Keys/Vocals), and Diva: Live from Hell (Music Director/Arranger). Much love to the Very Merry cast and crew!
Sean Pollock (Director) is a multidisciplinary writer, director, designer, and artist based out of Brooklyn. He was selected as a 2017 Artist-In-Residence at Porterspace for his play American Juggalo, based on the documentary by Sean Dunne. Recent credits include: I'm Smiling Because I'm Uncomfortable, GREED PLAY, This Is A Play About Newscasters. Off-Broadway: Trump Rally (United Solo/Theatre Row). He currently serves as a Literary Associate for The Dirty Blondes. Proud mom in the writers group Mom's Insurance. Training: Ithaca College, NTI, Directors Lab North, Directors Lab Chicago. www.seanpollock.net insta: @seanzyart