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Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below

On November 14th at 9:30PM the cast of POP NATION gathered at 54 Below to sing the greatest hits of their favorite late '90s boy bands and pop princesses.

Audiences heard their favorite tunes by the Backstreet Boys, *N'Sync, Britney Spears, Christina Aguilera, Ricky Martin, Kelly Clarkson, Jessica Simpson, Mandy Moore, O-Town and more as this close-knit cast celebrates and remembers one of the greatest eras in Pop Music history. Scroll down for photos from the concert!

The cast featured Robert Hager (Spring Awakening, Bye Bye Birdie), Lauren Zakrin (Rock of Ages, Natasha, Pierre & the Great Comet of 1812), Austin Colby (Smokey Joe's Café),Chris Dwan (Harmony, Oklahoma!), Isabelle ("This Is Me," "American Idol"), Tony-nominee Jonathan C. Kaplan (Falsettos), Ashley Morgan (Rent), Jennifer Noble (Ghost), Thom Sesma (The Times They Are A Changin', Man Of La Mancha) Mack Shirilla (Big River, Children of Eden), Michael Tacconi (A Little More Alive, Bare), Josh Tolle (Next to Normal) and Tashiana Washington ("Gimme The Loot"). American Idol's Anthony Fedorov (Rent, LES MISERABLES) appeared in a very special on-screen video performance. The evening was produced and music directed by Benjamin Rauhala.

Photo Credit: Michael Hull

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Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
The cast with choreographer Sunny Walters and Music Director Benjamin Rauhala.

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
The cast with choreographer Sunny Walters and Music Director Benjamin Rauhala.

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Tashiana Washington and Isabelle.

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Tashiana Washington, Isabelle, Jen Noble, and Aashley Morgan.

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Austin Colby, Chris Dwan, Mack Shirilla, Robert Hager, and Josh Tolle.

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Austin Colby, Josh Tolle, and Chris Dwan sing Hanson's 'Mmbop.'

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Austin Colby sings Hanson's 'Mmbop.'

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Robert Hager sings Britney Spears' 'Sometimes,' as arranged by Joey Contreras.

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Robert Hager sings Britney Spears' 'Sometimes,' as arranged by Joey Contreras.

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Jonathan C. Kaplan hosts the concert.

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Mack Shirilla sings O-Town's 'Liquid Dreams.'

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Mack Shirilla sings O-Town's 'Liquid Dreams.'

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Aashley Morgan sings S Club 7's 'Never Had A Dream Come True.'

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Aashley Morgan sings S Club 7's 'Never Had A Dream Come True.'

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Tashiana Washington sings Beyonce's 'Crazy In Love' with Jen Noble and Aashley Morgan.

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Tashiana Washington sings Beyonce's 'Crazy In Love.'

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Tashiana Washington sings Beyonce's 'Crazy In Love.'

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Josh Tolle sings *NSync's 'Tearin' Up My Heart.'

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Chris Dwan and Mack Shirilla sing *NSync's 'Tearin' Up My Heart.'

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Robert Hager, Chris Dwan, Austin Colby, Josh Tolle, and Mack Shirilla sing *NSync's 'Tearin' Up My Heart.'

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Robert Hager, Chris Dwan, Austin Colby, Josh Tolle, and Mack Shirilla sing *NSync's 'Tearin' Up My Heart.'

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Robert Hager, Chris Dwan, Austin Colby, Josh Tolle, and Mack Shirilla sing *NSync's 'Tearin' Up My Heart.'

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Robert Hager, Chris Dwan, Austin Colby, Josh Tolle, and Mack Shirilla sing *NSync's 'Tearin' Up My Heart.'

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Isabelle sings Kelly Clarkson's 'A Moment Like This.'

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Isabelle sings Kelly Clarkson's 'A Moment Like This.'

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Robert Hager and Aashley Morgan sing Ricky Martin and Christina Aguilera's 'Nobody Wants To Be Lonely.'

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Robert Hager and Aashley Morgan sing Ricky Martin and Christina Aguilera's 'Nobody Wants To Be Lonely.'

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Jonathan C. Kaplan hosts the concert.

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Chris Dwan sings MAndy Moore's 'I Wanna Be With You.'

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Chris Dwan sings MAndy Moore's 'I Wanna Be With You.'

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Josh Tolle sings Christina Aguilera's 'Fighter.'

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Josh Tolle sings Christina Aguilera's 'Fighter.'

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Josh Tolle sings Christina Aguilera's 'Fighter.'

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Austin Colby and Jen Noble sing Jessica Simpson and Nick Lachey's 'Where You Are.'

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Austin Colby and Jen Noble sing Jessica Simpson and Nick Lachey's 'Where You Are.'

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Austin Colby and Jen Noble sing Jessica Simpson and Nick Lachey's 'Where You Are.'

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Music Director Benjamin Rauhala.

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Jen Noble, Isabelle, Tashiana Washington, and Aashley Morgan sing the Mya, P!nk, Lil' Kim, and Christina Aguilera cover of 'Lady Marmalade.'

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Tashiana Washington sings 'Lady Marmalade.'

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Aashley Morgan sings 'Lady Marmalade.'

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Isabelle sings 'Lady Marmalade.'

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Jen Noble, Isabelle, Tashiana Washington, and Aashley Morgan sing 'Lady Marmalade.'

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
Robert Hager, Josh Tolle, Chris Dwan, Mack Shirilla, and Austin Colby.

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
The cast sings the Backstreet Boys' 'I Want It That Way.'

Photo Flash: POP NATION Sings 'Boy Bands and Pop Princesses' at 54 Below
The cast sings the Backstreet Boys' 'I Want It That Way.'



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