Feinstein's/54 Below Presents Michael Feinstein Salute to Sinatra and More Next Week
Next week, FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.
To purchase tickets or for more information, visit www.54Below.com/Feinsteins or call (646) 476-3551.
Michael Feinstein: I HAPPEN TO LIKE NEW YORK, AUGUST 12-23 AT 7:00PM
Five-time Grammy nominee Michael Feinstein returns for his annual summertime engagement with a brand-new show of musical delights! In I Happen to Like New York, Feinstein will tip his hat in celebration of the great city of Manhattan with a special tribute to Bobby Short.
Known to music lovers everywhere as "the ambassador of the Great American Songbook," Michael will celebrate the songs that defined American popular music for much of the 20th Century.
From multi-platinum recordings that have earned him five Grammy Award nominations to his Emmy nominated PBS-TV specials, his acclaimed NPR series, and concerts spanning the globe, his work as an educator and archivist define Feinstein as one of the most important musical forces of our time.
Special guest Marilyn Maye will join Michael for his performances from August 6 - 13. She is known to audiences around the world for her iconic eight-decade long career, which has included 76 appearances on "The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson," making her the most frequently heard singer in the program's history. A masterful lyric interpreter, Marilyn is an artist for connoisseurs, renowned for her powerhouse delivery chatty rapport. Marilyn is the epitome of New York and the sophisticated, nostalgic era that we all long to be a part of.
Special guest Melissa Manchester will join Michael for his performances from August 15 - 20. Having been born and raised in the Bronx, this native New Yorker will share the stories and spirit of her New York. Together, Michael and Melissa will celebrate this glorious city in the way only they can. Best known for her work as a writer and recording artist, Melissa's hits include, "Don't Cry Out Loud", "Come in From the Rain", "Whenever I Call You Friend", "Through The Eyes of Love", and "Midnight Blue." This will be a dynamic show full of surprises and musical delights, all while paying homage to the tradition established by past generations of great New York entertainers.
Special guest Jackie Evancho will join Michael for his performances on August 21, 22, and 23. A 19-year-old multi-platinum recording artist, Jackie is superstar who gained wide recognition at only age 9. She will bring a unique and fresh perspective to classic songs that have shaped both this great city and our society as a whole. In this collaboration, she will share with us what New York means to her, while representing a new generation paying tribute to the great entertainers of Manhattan nightlife.
$85-$115 cover charge. $120-$140 VIP seating. $150-$175 premium seating. $25 food & beverage minimum.
NEW MUSICAL! KRAGTAR: AN AMERICAN MONSTER MUSICAL, AUGUST 12 AT 9:30PM
Join us at Feinstein's/54 Below for a concert of the brand new musical comedy Kragtar: An American Monster Musical, the story of America in a time of government shutdown, the thousand-year-old monster that would seek to destroy it, and the two gay scientists who can save the day. The evening will feature some of Broadway's most exciting talent belting face to selections from the show's witty, catchy score. Music and lyrics by Kyle Wilson, book by Kyle Wilson and Sam French.
Featuring: Philippe Arroyo (Aladdin), Michael Campayno (The Cher Show), Molly Griggs (Hello, Dolly!), Emily Koch (Waitress), Blaine Krauss (The Cher Show), Zanny Laird (Phantom), Marla Louissaint (Beautiful), Jimmy Nicholas (The Book of Mormon), Jackson Perrin (Ludo's Broken Bride), T. Oliver Reid (Hadestown), and Annie Yokom (Beyond the Rainbow).
Musical & Vocal Arrangements by Joe Mendick & David Carl
Music Direction by Nevada Lozano
Directed by Benjamin Viertel
Produced by Benjamin Nissen
Associate Produced by Jack LeBoeuf
$35-$45 cover charge. $75 premiums. $25 food & beverage minimum.
Mandy Barnett: THE NASHVILLE SONGBOOK, AUGUST 13 AT 9:30PM
Recording artist and performer Mandy Barnett, original star of the musical Always... Patsy Cline at Nashville's famed Ryman Auditorium, makes her Feinstein's/54 Below debut with tunes from her Nashville Songbook show and other personal favorites. The "Nashville Songbook" is a collection of standards that made Nashville famous-some of the most influential and iconic country and pop songs ever written, originally recorded by Roy Orbison, Patsy Cline, Brenda Lee, Tammy Wynette, Eddy Arnold, and more. Barnett has toured her eclectic repertoire with the Detroit Symphony Orchestra, the Nashville Symphony Orchestra, and the Ulster Orchestra in Belfast, among other esteemed groups and venues, and has had recordings featured in numerous film and television soundtracks. Spend an enchanting night of entertainment with a show that appeals to music fans of all types-who will undoubtedly want to sing along to some of the best-known classics of all time!
It's no accident that Mandy Barnett pays tribute to the "Nashville Songbook." Mandy has a deep connection to the songs she'll be singing at Feinstein's/54 Below, and also to the artists who recorded them. Mandy grew up in East Tennessee and came to Nashville frequently as a child and teenager to perform. During that time, she met many legendary country and pop artists and songwriters. Mandy is so pleased to have the opportunity to honor these icons at her show!
$30-$40 cover charge. $65 premiums. $25 food & beverage minimum.
Seth Sikes, AUGUST 14 AT 7:00PM
Seth Sikes returns to the club in his critically-acclaimed tribute to Judy Garland. Backed by his full band, he'll perform many of Garland's greatest hits, along with lesser-known gems, and some songs she never got the chance to perform herself.
Never doing an impersonation, Sikes has played to consistently sold-out houses at the venue in his critically-acclaimed tributes to Garland (which won a Broadway World Award), Liza Minnelli, and Bernadette Peters. He is also the Associate Director of The Band's Visit.
$45-$55 cover charge. $85 premium seating. $25 food & beverage minimum.
NEW MUSICAL! DANDELION, AUGUST 14 AT 9:30PM
The creative team of Dandelion: An Original Musical is proud to bring their first live concert of this emotional, original, female-driven pop musical to Feinstein's/54 Below.
Directed by Jessica Francis Fichter (Eleventh Hour, Shadows: A Dance Musical) and produced by composers, Colleen Francis (NSAI finalist) and Bill Zeffiro (MAC award winner), and book writers, Sean Riehm (Salem High) and Jessica Francis Fichter- Dandelion, fresh off its second developmental reading with Ensemble-Atria in NYC, promises to bring laughter and tears with this new musical of hope, grief, female power, and the promise of new possibilities.
Join us for a perfect musical introduction to this up and coming show!
Featuring: Hailee Beltzhoover (She Kills Monsters, Dog Sees God) as Jane, Lillie Ricciardi (Bombshell: The Smash Musical) as Gabbie, Brenden MacDonald (The Last 5 Years, Spring Awakening, Pippin) as Jordan, Adam James King ("Ballers," "Quantico," In the Heights) as Daniel/Paranoia, Brianne Wylie (Dogfight, Spring Awakening) as Rage, Allison Siko ("Law & Order: SVU," "The Education of Max Bickford," "SNL") as Depression, Miranda Luze (The Eleventh Hour, Typed Out: A Princess Cabaret, Spring Awakening), and Erin Markey as Lilah.
Music Director: Neveda Lozano
$25-$35 cover charge. $60 premium seating. $25 food & beverage minimum.
MICHAEL DUTRA: STRICTLY SINATRA, AUGUST 15 AT 9:30PM
Michael Dutra makes his Feinstein's/54 Below debut with the Strictly Sinatra Band. He has previously played BB King's, The Iridium, and The Carlyle, and has opened for Howie Mandel. Michael encapsulates everything about Frank Sinatra's performance. With his Strictly Sinatra Band swinging behind him, you will be taken back in time to witness Ol' Blue Eyes again!
Reminisce with all your favorite songs and memories as you swing to all the American standards that Frank Sinatra made great!
$30-$40 cover charge. $65 premium seating. $25 food & beverage minimum.
54 SALUTES Frank Sinatra, AUGUST 16 AT 9:30PM
Encore by popular demand! Join us for Frank Sinatra - The Second Century - A Celebration of Sinatra's Timeless Hit Songs!
An all-star cast of Broadway and nightclub stars will perform the songs that propelled Ol' Blue Eyes into the stratosphere of superstars. Hear the hits that turned Sinatra into an icon for the ages, making him one of rare show business beacons who continues to shine even in his second century. You'll hear songs like "One For My Baby," "Chicago," "My Way," "It Was a Very Good Year," and so many more.
This show comes courtesy of impresario Scott Siegel, who brought four different sold out Sinatra shows to Feinstein's/54 Below during the Chairman of the Board's centennial year. Now that we're in Sinatra's second century, his greatness is a given, and today's most talented performers are looking forward to performing in his honor. You'll want to be at Feinstein's/54 Below to witness it!
The show will be produced, written, directed and hosted by Scott Siegel, the creator of Town Hall's signature series, Broadway by the Year. He has written/directed/produced concerts for Michael Feinstein at Jazz at Lincoln Center and has, over the course of the last 16 years, created more than 200 major concerts all over the world, plus scores of nightclub shows that have played major concert halls, boites, and performing arts centers.
$35-$55 cover charge. $75-$90 premium seating. $25 food & beverage minimum.
Acclaimed cabaret singer Eddie Bruce returns to Feinstein's/54 Below with a musical homage to the iconic singing legend via song and story on the occasion of his 92nd birthday. Few channel the singular artistry of the legendary Tony Bennett with more passion, musical integrity, honesty, and inventiveness than Eddie Bruce, who has performed this celebratory homage with the Philly Pops and many others on concert stages and nightspots up and down the East Coast.
$30-$40 cover charge. $70 premium seating. $25 food & beverage minimum.
Jeremy Stolle AND FRIENDS, AUGUST 18 AT 9:30PM
A 10-year veteran of Broadway's The Phantom of the Opera, Jeremy Stolle has enchanted concert audiences worldwide with his approachable demeanor and energetic storytelling. He is thrilled to bring his heartfelt concert about life, love, and perseverance it takes to be a Broadway bridesmaid with a very successful concert world tour to Feinstein's/54 Below.
Spanning classical to pop/rock, this concert is packed with show stopping moments and an eclectic musical set of favorites stemming from his many humorous adventures. In addition to live performance, Jeremy has a solid online fanbase as a recording artist, cultivating almost a quarter of a million hits on Spotify for his brilliant rendition of the popular song "This is Gospel." His solo album, In the Moment, has sold in over 30 countries. Join Jeremy who brings his unparalleled voice, his extensive musicianship, and a few famous friends in an evening filled with heart and laughter!
Stolle will be joined by The Unreachable Stars Band, Heather Lundstedt (from The Unreachable Stars), Ali Ewoldt (Phantom of the Opera, King and I, Les Misérables), students from The Institute for American Musical Theatre, Elliot Greer (Recording Artist, iTunes, Spotify), and Arri L. Simon (BMI Workshop, ASCAP, DGF, AEA).
$30-$40 cover charge. $65 premium seating. $25 food & beverage minimum.
Feinstein's/54 Below, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, is a performance venue in the grand tradition of New York City nightlife. A few blocks from the heart of Times Square and just below the legendary Studio 54, Feinstein's/54 Below is a classically designed state-of-the art nightclub in the theatre district that hosts audiences with warmth and style. Feinstein's/54 Below presents iconic and rising stars from the worlds of Broadway and popular music and has set a new standard for culinary excellence worthy of the world-class entertainment on the stage.
Located at 254 West 54th Street, Feinstein's/54 Below features up to three shows nightly with cover charges ranging from $5-$105. 54Below.com/Feinsteins