Rachel Ulanet Debuts At The Green Room 42 Friday March 1
The Green Room 42 Presents Rachel Ulanet (Broadway's Beauty and The Beast, Lovemusik, and King David) in her solo show, Keep Me Searching, Friday March 1, at 7PM.
Reflecting on the recent shifts within our country, and the profound effect they have had on her as a woman, citizen, artist, and parent, Rachel will tell the tale of one Broadway mama's journey, revealing new connections and possibilities through timeless music - from Stevie Wonder to Kurt Weil, from Henry Mancini to Aretha Franklin to Michel Legrand.
Directed by Julie Reyburn (Sondheim Unplugged, multi-MAC, Bistro, and Nightlife Award winner), the show has a terrific quartet led by music
director/ arranger Matt Baker on piano (Christine Ebersole, Ann Hampton Callaway, and Judy Collins), with Curtis Nowosad on drums, Michael Blanco on bass, and featuring multi MAC and Bistro award winner Sean Harkness on guitar, Keep Me Searching will be sure to enthrall and delight, as it opens up the audience to our shared experiences during these unusual times. The show is Friday March 1 at 7:00 PM at The Green Room 42, 570 Tenth Avenue, 4th Floor. Advance reservations are highly recommended. Call 646-449-7792, or visit: https://bit.ly/2S741WI
Rachel was born into a long line of musicians, and fell hard for the stage at age five, when her parents took her to see the original cast of The Wiz. Her Broadway credits include the Tony-nominated Lovemusik, directed by Harold Prince, as well as Beauty and The Beast, and Alan Menken and Tim Rice's King David. Off Broadway: Saturday Night at Second Stage. National Tour: Hodel in Fiddler on The Roof, opposite Theodore Bikel, and Les Miserables, Third National. Regionally, she has appeared in Jane Eyre at La Jolla Playhouse, as Fanny Brice in Funny Girl at AMTSJ, Nellie Collins in Floyd Collins at Actors Theatre of Louisville, and as Amelia Earhart in 3hree at both the Prince and Ahmanson Theatres.
Rachel can be heard on the original cast albums of 3hree (DRG), Saturday Night (Nonesuch Records), Lovemusik (Ghostlight Records), and King David (Buena Vista Records). She is also featured on two albums by composer Steve Marzullo: Show Some Beauty, and Kiss Me While We Have the Chance (Yellow Sound Label). She has worked with celebrated composers and lyricists including Stephen Sondheim, Cy Coleman, Sheldon Harnick, Alan Menken, Tim Rice, Paul Gordon, and William Bolcolm, and with renowned directors and choreographers Harold Prince, Pat Birch, Kathleen Marshall, and Rob Ashford.
Her New York concert appearances include Casino Paradise with the American Songbook Series at Lincoln Center, along with many performances at well known venues such as 54 Below, Birdland, The Laurie Beechman Theater, The Metropolitan Room, and The Duplex.
The Green Room 42 is Broadway's newest urban entertainment cabaret club, that since its opening on Valentine's Day has featured Broadway names like Alice Ripley, Telly Leung, Josh Groban, Eva Noblezada, Lillias White, James Snyder, The Skivvies (Lauren Molina and Nick Cearley), Matt Doyle, Constantine Maroulis, and many more. Located on the fourth floor of YOTEL NYC, The Green Room 42 boasts a funky new vibe, and no food or beverage minimum - opening up the cabaret industry to an affordable, relaxed atmosphere, perfect for theatre people and theatre fans alike.