Stars of ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK, THE PROM, HEAD OVER HEELS, & More Join 54 SINGS LADY GAGA
Annie Golden (Netflix's "Orange Is The New Black"), Isabelle McCalla (The Prom), Taylor Iman Jones (Head Over Heels), Joseph Allen (Something Wicked This Way Comes), Mackenzie Dade (The Sound of Music), Morgan Siobhan Green (Be More Chill), F. Michael Haynie (Charle and the Chocolate Factory), Charlotte Maltby (The Sound of Music), Destinee Rea (The Book of Mormon), Brian Charles Rooney (The Three-Penny Opera), David Rowen (Bob Marley's Three Little Birds), and Nathan Salstone (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child) have joined the cast of 54 SINGS Lady Gaga at Feinstein's/54 Below, Tuesday, January 8th, 2019, at 9:30PM.
Golden, McCalla, Jones, Allen, Dade, Green, Haynie, Maltby, Rea, Rooney, Rowen, and Salstone will be joined by previously announced Lauren Marcus (Be More Chill), Carrie St. Louis (Kinky Boots), and Talia Suskauer (Be More Chill). Casting is subject to change.
The concert will also feature Anne Bragg (A Christmas Carol), Gregory Driscoll (Run For Your Wife), Asher Dubin (The Body Politic), Jason Goldston (Becoming Nancy), Samantha Littleford (Hair), and Jenna Najjar (Mary Poppins) on back-up vocals.
The evening is directed and produced by Jenn Maley and Benjamin Nissen, and musical directed by Luke Williams. The band will include Megan Talay on guitar, Andi Buch on bass, Joshua Roberts on drums, and Luke Williams on piano. Lauren Echausse is the assistant director and producer, Larisa Jiao is the producing assistant, and projections will be designed by Robert W. Schneider. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Born This Way Foundation.
54 SINGS Lady Gaga will be presented on January 8th, 2019 for one performance only - at 9:30PM. Tickets start at $35 with a $25 food and beverage minimum. Feinstein's/54 Below is located at 254 W. 54th Street. For more information and tickets, call (646) 476-3551 or visit https://54below.com/events/gaga/.
Annie Golden is a Broadway veteran who made her debut in the original production of Hair, in 1977. Since then, you may have seen her perform in shows such as Leader of the Pack, On the Town, The Full Monty, Xanadu, and most recently in the 2014 revival of Violet. Golden is also known for being the lead singer of The Shirts and for portraying mute Norma Romano in the Netflix original-series "Orange is the New Black".
Isabelle McCalla made her Broadway debut as Jasmine in Disney's Aladdin, after playing the role on the national tour. Currently, McCalla is starring as Alyssa in Casey Nicholaw's newest Broadway show, The Prom. She has performed at The MUNY and appeared on TV as Erica in "Bull".
Taylor Iman Jones made her Broadway debut in Groundhog Day, and later went on to star as Mopsa in the the original Broadway production of Head Over Heels. Jones has performed across the country as Extraordinary Girl on the national tour of American Idiot, and has appeared a theatre such as Berkley Playhouse, San Francisco Playhouse, and A.C.T.
Joseph Allen is a recent graduate of Penn State University and just finished a successful run in Hairspray (North Shore Music Theatre), directed by Jeff Whiting. Recent credits include Be More Chill (Jeremy), Big River (Huck), Something Wicked This Way Comes (Will). He was most recently seen starring in the sold-out 11th Annual Joe Iconis Christmas Extravaganza at Feinstein's/54 Below.
Mackenzie Dade toured with The Sound of Music as a performer, assistant dance captain, and now, assistant choreographer. Recent credits include We Foxes (Willa) at the Goodspeed Opera House, and West Side Story (Anybodys) at the New London Barn Playhouse.
Morgan Siobhan Green will be making her Broadway debut this February as a swing (u/s Christine, Chloe, Brooke, & Jenna) in Be More Chill! Recently, Green starred as Hannah in Pipeline Theatre Company's world premiere production of Folk Wandering, and as Jules in the world premiere of Between The Lines, directed by Jeff Calhoun.
F. Michael Haynie made his Broadway debut in 2012 as Boq in Wicked. Haynie later went on to perform in Holler If Ya Hear Me, and as originate the role of Augustus Gloop in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Recent credits include NBC's "Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert" and NBC's "Peter Pan Live."
Charlotte Maltby starred as Maria Rainer on the national tour of The Sound of Music. Recent credits include Martha in the 2017 regional revival of The Secret Garden, and Julia Melville in the world premiere of The Rivals.
Destinee Rea made her Broadway debut in 2017, in Amelie, and is currently performing in The Book of Mormon. Rea toured as Lucille in Junie B. Jones, and has been seen around the country in theaters such as Sacramento Music Circus, North Shore Music Theatre, Maltz Jupiter Theatre, and Two River Theatre Company.
Brian Charles Rooney made his Broadway debut as Lucy Brown in The Three-Penny Opera, co-starring Alan Cumming, Cyndi Lauper, and more. Recent credits include Bedbugs!!!, Miss Blanche Tells It All, and When Pigs Fly. Television credits include "Camelot, Live from Lincoln Center" and "Sondheim! The Birthday Concert," both directed by Lonny Price for PBC at Lincoln Center.
David Rowen is a Helen Hayes Award-nominated actor and musician. Recent credits include the Off-Broadway production of Bob Marley's Three Little Birds, Hair (Patchogue Theatre), directed by John McDaniel, the world premiere of Diner (Signature Theatre), directed by Kathleen Marshall, and The Color Purple (Toby's of Columbia).
Nathan Salstone made his Broadway debut as an original cast member in the Tony Award-winning play, Harry Potter and The Cursed Child. Recent credits include Rags (Goodspeed Opera House), The Merchant of Venice and Carousel (Texas Shakespeare Festival), and Floyd Collins (Front Porch Theatricals).
MORE ABOUT FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW
Michael Feinstein, one of the world's greatest 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 will present 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. In their description on the venue, The New York Times writes Feinstein's/54 Below "has the intimacy of a large living room with unimpeded views and impeccable sound; there is not a bad seat. Its sultry after-hours ambience is enhanced by brocade-patterned wall panels planted with orange-shaded lanterns. And the atmosphere is warmer and sexier than in Manhattan's other major supper clubs. Located at 254 West 54th Street, Feinstein's/54 Below features up to three shows nightly with cover charges ranging from $15-$105. www.54Below.com/Feinsteins