Feinstein’s/54 Below, the supper club located below Manhattan's Studio 54, will boast these events of interest to theatre folk the week of November 30–December 7:
December 1, 2, and 6: Alice Ripley & Emily Skinner: Unattached
The two stars who played conjoined twins in the 1997 musical Side Show have gone on to separate success in shows including Next to Normal and The Full Monty. They reunite from time to time for this cabaret show that includes “As If We Never Said Goodbye,” “Bosom Buddies,” and “Two Little Sisters.” 7 PM. Click here for details.
December 1: The Late Comet: Azudi Onyejekwe
The former Natasha, Pierre & the Great Comet of 1812 actor, who is also a singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, leads his band in an intimate night of R&B, soul, and pop. 11:30 PM. Click here for details.
December 2: Sarah Naughton: Trapped in the Closet
The Off-Broadway actor and comedian takes audiences inside her “recording studio” (also known as her bedroom closet) to read selections from some of the ridiculous books she has recorded for audiobooks, and to sing show tunes. 9:30 PM
December 2: Tyler Conroy’s Very Bae Christmas
Conroy and guests perform holiday classics as recorded by Frank Sinatra, Mariah Carey, Taylor Swift, Britney Spears, N*SYNC, and others, with Christy Altomare (Anastasia), Giuseppe Bausilio (Hello, Dolly!), Kathryn Gallagher (Spring Awakening), Anthony Lee Medina (Hamilton), Jelani Remy (Lion King), and others.11:30 PM
December 3: Legs Diamond 30th Anniversary Reunion Concert
Christine Andreas, Brenda Braxton, and other members of the original cast will perform songs from Peter Allen’s short-lived 1988 Broadway musical. Two performances: 7 and 9:30 PM Click here for details.
December 4: Melissa Errico Sings Sondheim
The Tony-nominated star of Broadway’s Amour performs numbers by composer Stephen Sondheim, whose musicals she has done regionally and Off-Broadway (Do I Hear a Waltz?, Passion). This date was added after her November engagement of this concert sold out. 7 PM Click here for details.
December 5 and 6: Matt Doyle and the Whiskey 5
Having recently made his Carnegie Hall debut with the New York Pops, the Broadway actor-singer will share songs from his holiday album, Make The Season Bright, arranged by composer Will Van Dyke. Two performances: 7 PM December 5; 9:30 PM December 6.
December 5 and 12: Christine Pedi: Snow Bizness
The master impressionist will adapt her versions of Barbra Streisand, Patti LuPone, Liza Minnelli, Julie Andrews, Carol Channing, and other favorite divas for this holiday-themed musical show. 9:30 PM Click here for details.
December 7: Vivian Reed Sings Lena Horne
The veteran of five Broadway musicals, including Michael John LaChiusa’s Marie Christine, celebrates the music of stage and screen legend Lena Horne to mark the 100th anniversary of her birth in the latest in a monthly series of concerts. 9:30 PM Click here for details.
Click here for a complete list of upcoming Feinstein’s/54 Below events. Tickets for most events cost $35–$75, plus a $25 food and beverage minimum, plus $6 extra if purchased at the door. Some events are higher or lower. For tickets and other information, call (646) 476-3551. Doors open 30–45 minutes before concert time. Feinstein’s/54 Below is located at 254 West 54th Street in Manhattan.
Melissa Errico, Christine Pedi, Brenda Braxton, and Alice Ripley have been special guest performers on Playbill’s Broadway on the High Seas cruises. Tickets are now on sale for Playbill’s Broadway on the High Seas July 2018 cruise to Iceland, accompanied by Christine Ebersole, Judy Kuhn, Rob McClure, Jarrod Spector, Carmen Cusack, and Sierra Boggess.
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