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Bio:
Ari Axelrod's solo cabaret, "Taking the Wheel,” directed by Faith Prince and music directed by Alex Rybeck, has been performed in multiple cities including two sold-out performances at Feinstein's/54 Below in New York City. His theater credits include: Off-Broadway: Milk and Honey (Cantor/Sheep ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Ari Axelrod's solo cabaret, "Taking the Wheel,” directed by Faith Prince and music directed by Alex Rybeck, has been performed in multiple cities including two sold-out performances at Feinstein's/54 Below in New York City. His theater credits include: Off-Broadway: Milk and Honey (Cantor/Sheep ... (read complete bio)
Birdland Announces June 2019 Schedule Photo Birdland Announces June 2019 Schedule
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 15, 2019

Birdland will kick-off their exciting month of programming with the following acts:

Sherie Rene Scott & Norbert Leo Butz, Joe Iconis, and More Set for 54 Below This Mont Photo Sherie Rene Scott & Norbert Leo Butz, Joe Iconis, and More Set for 54 Below This Month
by Julie Musbach - May 2, 2019

Next month, FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.

Staten Island Stars Take To The Stage For Spotlight Studio's Talent Showcase Photo Staten Island Stars Take To The Stage For Spotlight Studio's Talent Showcase
by Julie Musbach - Mar 29, 2019

See New York City's up and coming stars at Spotlight Studio's Talent Showcase! This exciting showcase is taking place at the iconic off-Broadway venue, Don't Tell Mama, on March 30th. Staten Island's most talented young performers take will to the stage for their off-Broadway debut. In the playbill for the night there will be an assortment of performances that will wow spectators.

Broadway at the Cabaret: Lindsay Mendez, Sondheim Unplugged & More Photo Broadway at the Cabaret: Lindsay Mendez, Sondheim Unplugged & More
by Nicole Rosky - Jan 20, 2019

What good is sitting alone in your room this week? If you don't already have plans to see a Broadway show, come out to see your favorite Broadway stars in a cabaret act instead. Highlights this week include: Lindsay Mendez, Sondheim Unplugged, former Broadway kids, and a benefit concert for victims of Hurricane Michael.

Birdland Presents Ann Hampton Callaway and More Week of January 21 Photo Birdland Presents Ann Hampton Callaway and More Week of January 21
by Julie Musbach - Jan 11, 2019

Birdland will kick-off their great week of programming with Ann Hampton Callaway: The Linda Ronstadt Songbook, Ingrid Jensen Quintet:, Natalie Douglas 'The Birthday Show, and more!

A CELEBRATION OF JEWISH BROADWAY Comes to Birdland Photo A CELEBRATION OF JEWISH BROADWAY Comes to Birdland
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jan 7, 2019

'A Celebration of Jewish Broadway' honors the songs and stories of Jewish composers and their contributions to the American Musical. Beloved melodies and lyrics by the likes of Irving Berlin, Leonard Bernstein, Stephen Schwartz, and Carole King will transport the audience back to the streets of the theatre district, your bubbie's Shabbos table, or the places of your dreams.

Birdland Announces January 2019 Schedule Photo Birdland Announces January 2019 Schedule
by Alexa Criscitiello - Dec 14, 2018

Birdland will kick-off their exciting month of programming with the following acts:

Urban Stages' Award Winning Series WINTER RHYTHMS Begins Performances Tomorrow Photo Urban Stages' Award Winning Series WINTER RHYTHMS Begins Performances Tomorrow
by Alexa Criscitiello - Dec 11, 2018

Continuing its 35th Anniversary season, Urban Stages (Frances Hill, Founding Artistic Director; Tom Toce Producer) proudly announces the line-up for this year's award-winning series, WINTER RHYTHMS 2018, which will begin Wednesday, December 12 featuring some of New York's best musical performances through Saturday,December 22, 2018 at Urban Stages Theatre (259 West 30th Street, just East of 8th Avenue).

Feinstein's/54 Below Presents BRIDGING THE GAP Photo Feinstein's/54 Below Presents BRIDGING THE GAP
by Julie Musbach - Sep 18, 2018

FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents a cumulative performance from the "Bridging the Gap" master class. "Bridging the Gap" is a four-week course, taught by acclaimed cabaret performer Ari Axelrod and music directed by David Aaron Brown. The class focuses on educating the next generation of musical theatre performers by bridging the gap between musical theatre and the art of cabaret.

Ryan Vasquez, Olivia Puckett and Nora Schell to Star in MAZKAPAN at The Green Room 42 Photo Ryan Vasquez, Olivia Puckett and Nora Schell to Star in MAZKAPAN at The Green Room 42
by Julie Musbach - Aug 15, 2018

Mazkapan: A New Magical Musical will receive its first public presentation on August 19th at 9:30pm at The Green Room 42. 

Cast Members of GREAT COMET, SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE, and BEAUTIFUL to Star in Reading of B Photo Cast Members of GREAT COMET, SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE, and BEAUTIFUL to Star in Reading of BEAU
by Stephi Wild - Aug 3, 2018

The Directors Company (Michael Parva, Artistic Director; Leah Michalos, Producing Director) and RK Greene/The StoryLine Project LLC, have announced the industry reading of Beau, a new play inside a concert, being presented August 9th at Clinton Cameo Studios.

Ari Axelrod to Appear In TAKING THE WHEEL At The Green Room 42 Photo Ari Axelrod to Appear In TAKING THE WHEEL At The Green Room 42
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2018

Ari Axelrod, (Milk and Honey at The York, Last Five Years at The Weathervane Theatre) makes his Green Room 42 debut in Taking the Wheel on Today, May 11th at 7PM. Featuring music from Cole Porter to Carole King, Leonard Bernstein to John Buccino, Ari Axelrod's Taking the Wheel delivers the 'unfailingly engaging and intelligent' (Cabaret Scenes) story of one Jewish man, happily a passenger in life's normal journey, who is thrust into the driver's seat when he encounters unforeseen twists and turns.

Ari Axelrod to Appear In TAKING THE WHEEL At The Green Room 42 Photo Ari Axelrod to Appear In TAKING THE WHEEL At The Green Room 42
by Julie Musbach - May 7, 2018

Ari Axelrod, (Milk and Honey at The York, Last Five Years at The Weathervane Theatre) makes his Green Room 42 debut in Taking the Wheel on Friday, May 11th at 7PM. Featuring music from Cole Porter to Carole King, Leonard Bernstein to John Buccino, Ari Axelrod's Taking the Wheel delivers the 'unfailingly engaging and intelligent' (Cabaret Scenes) story of one Jewish man, happily a passenger in life's normal journey, who is thrust into the driver's seat when he encounters unforeseen twists and turns.

Christine Ebersole, MARILYN MAYE'S 90TH BIRTHDAY, David Yazbek and More Head to 54 Be Photo Christine Ebersole, MARILYN MAYE'S 90TH BIRTHDAY, David Yazbek and More Head to 54 Below in April
by Julie Musbach - Mar 30, 2018

This April, FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.

NYC's Ari Axelrod Make Cabaret Debut At NJT Photo NYC's Ari Axelrod Make Cabaret Debut At NJT
by Stephi Wild - Mar 9, 2018

New York actor and Cabaret artist Ari Axelrod will be bringing his Cabaret act "Taking the Wheel" to the JCC on Saturday, March 24 at 8pm in support of the New Jewish Theatre. In a show that explores his personal story and Jewish journey, Axelrod will perform songs from the Molly Picon musical Milk and Honey, "Shiksa Goddess" from Jason Robert Brown's The Last 5 Years, as well as songs from Les Miz performed in Hebrew along with many others. His director for the Cabaret is Tony award winner, Actress/Singer and, Faith Prince.

Webster Conservatory Class Of 2018 & Alumni to Perform at 54 Below Photo Webster Conservatory Class Of 2018 & Alumni to Perform at 54 Below
by Julie Musbach - Mar 5, 2018

FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents a dazzling night of music and musings as the Webster Conservatory Musical Theatre Class of 2018 makes its NYC debut alongside Webster Alumni. Please join the entire Webster family in celebrating the Gorlok Community. This performance is in memory of Neal Richardson, beloved faculty member.

Dean Cestari to Appear At Feinstein's/54 Below Photo Dean Cestari to Appear At Feinstein's/54 Below
by Julie Musbach - Feb 27, 2018

FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents Dean Cestari in Here and Now on April 21st. Singing songs influenced by life's ups-and-downs, Dean explores the milestone moments that shaped who he is and have left lasting impressions. Here and Now wittily and earnestly highlights the difficulty of finding who you are in the face of adversity while also celebrating the freedom and victory that comes from rising above. Dean is ecstatic to bring you on his journey from three-year-old boy skipping around the house dressed as Dorothy to starving artist living his dream in the big city.

Open Mic Series SALON Returns Photo Open Mic Series SALON Returns
by Julie Musbach - Jan 12, 2018

SALON - that unique, MULTIPLE AWARD WINNING, Weekly Open Mic Event, created and hosted by Mark Janas will return to Etcetera, Etcetera - 352 West 44th Street, NYC 10036 - on Sunday, January 14th from 7-10:00PM. (Sign-Up Begins at 6:15.)

Elli the King of Broadway & Friends Set for 5th Annual 'CHANUKAH at Metropolitan Room Photo Elli the King of Broadway & Friends Set for 5th Annual 'CHANUKAH at Metropolitan Room'
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2017

The 5th Annual CHANUKAH at Metropolitan Room* with Elli the King of Broadway & Friends is set for Monday, December 18th (7th Chanukah) at 7pm and Tuesday, December 19th (8th Chanukah Candle) at 7pm at The Triad Theater (158 West 72nd Street).

Ari Axelrod Returns To Feinstein's/54 Below In TAKING THE WHEEL Photo Ari Axelrod Returns To Feinstein's/54 Below In TAKING THE WHEEL
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2017

FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents Ari Axelrod in Taking the Wheel on October 28th, 2017.

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