Wesley Taylor, Bonnie Milligan, Jessica Vosk, and More Set for BROADWAY SINGS ADELE
The acclaimed Broadway Sings concert series will continue on March 4 at 8pm, honoring singer-songwriter Adele with a bombshell cast of Broadway stars including Matt Doyle (The Book of Mormon), Bonnie Milligan (Head Over Heels), Wesley Taylor(SpongeBob SquarePants), and Jessica Vosk (Wicked). The one-night-only concert will feature completely new arrangements of the hits of the English singer, accompanied by a 14-piece orchestra playing original orchestrations of her music.
Also featured in the lineup are Nick Rashad Burroughs (King Kong), Kayla Davion (King Kong), Brennyn Lark (Les Miserables),Tamika Lawrence (Come From Away), Kristolyn Lloyd (Dear Evan Hansen), Corey Mach (Kinky Boots), Abby Mueller(Beautiful), and Zurin Villaneuva (Mean Girls), with more to be announced at a later date.
The concert will give tribute to the soulful young singer and her acclaimed repertoire, including "Hello", "Someone Like You", "Rolling in the Deep" and "When We Were Young". The music will be orchestrated and arranged by Joshua Stephen Kartes.
With sales of more than 100 million records, Adele is one of the world's best-selling music artists of all time. She has received 15 Grammy Awards, five American Music Awards, an Academy Award and a Golden Globe for "Skyfall", and holds a whopping 11 Guinness World Records.
Broadway Sings Adele, produced and directed by Corey Mach (Godspell, Wicked), will celebrate the talent and success of this award-winning artist. Previous singers honored in the series include Michael Jackson, Beyoncé, The Beatles, Rihanna, and most recently John Legend. More information about the series, as well as the Unplugged spinoff at The Green Room 42, can be found on the Broadway Sings website: www.broadwaysingsconcert.com.
For tickets to the show, visit http://highlineballroom.com. Highline Ballroom is located at 431 W 16th Street. Tickets are $30 or $20 with a student ID (at the door only). VIP tickets are also available for $65. All seats are first come, first served, in which there is a $10 minimum. All ages welcome. All performers are subject to change.
The Highline Ballroom is a 700-capacity standing, 400-capacity fully seated venue located in the heart of Chelsea. Long known as the artistic heart of New York replete with its artist lofts, gallery spaces and charm, the Chelsea neighborhood was the perfect location choice for the space. Nestled beneath the High Line, a 1.45-mile-long elevated public space complete with landscaping and viewing outposts that runs through the West Side neighborhoods, the Ballroom boasts a state-of-the art sound and light system, a balcony, seated wings and a variety of floor setups. The venue's pristine production quality allows for superstar stadium acts to play a more intimate show for their fans without compromising the level of sound or performance. Marquee artists from Paul McCartney, Stevie Wonder and Carlos Santana to Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber and Amy Winehouse have all been swayed by the unique ambiance of the Highline Ballroom.
Photo Credit: Jennifer Broski