SCHOOL OF ROCK's Evie Dolan Signs on for HENRY, SWEET HENRY at Feinstein's/54 Below
Joining the cast in the role originated by Pia Zadora is the multi-talented star of Broadway's School of Rock, Evie Dolan. Also joining the ensemble are Hannah Jane Peterson and Kelly Reader (Onward Victoria: In Concert).
As previously announced, Beada Briglia (Matilda, A Christmas Story) as Valerie Boyd, Megan Moynahan as Marian Gilbert and Alexa Shae Niziak (Matilda, A Christmas Story, Cat On a Hot Tin Roof) as Kafritz. Also featured in the ensemble are Julia DeSimone, Evie Dolan (School of Rock), Hannah Jane Peterson and Kelly Reader.
Henry, Sweet Henry was produced on Broadway in 1967, featuring a book by Nunnally Johnson and music and lyrics by five-time Tony Award nominee Bob Merrill. The show, based on the novel and film The World of Henry Orient, has since become a cult favorite. Come learn why audiences who know this musical love it, and hear this dynamite Bob Merrill score performed by newcomers, surprise guests, and original company members alike! Follow Val and Gil, two smitten teens, as they chase famed composer Henry Orient up and down Manhattan and unwittingly expose his numerous affairs in this concert presentation of the charming and rarely-seen musical Henry, Sweet Henry
Henry, Sweet Henry is presented as part of the Second Act Series, produced by Steven Carl McCasland and James Horan. Each evening revisits a short-lived musical, highlighting its neglected score and inviting audiences to rediscover a forgotten gem. Previous evenings include: Onward Victoria, Charlie and Algernon, Eating Raoul, 70, Girls 70 and Nick & Nora.
For tickets to the June 14th concert, (beginning at $35), visit 54below.com/events/54-sings-henry-sweet-henry.
Michael Feinstein, one of the world's great musical artists, and 54 Below, Broadway's Supper Club, have united to give New York an unparalleled destination for entertainment and dining. Feinstein's/54 Below, Broadway's Supper Club, is the 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. The venue provides a food and beverage menu from early evening through the wee hours of the morning that is 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 $15-$105.