The after-hours revue, conceived by Dan Lipton (The Coast of Utopia), Steve Rosen (Spamalot), David Rossmer (Nerds) and Sarah Saltzberg (The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee), will begin performances at the HA! Comedy Club on West 46th Street April 26 with an official opening set for May 17.
Don't Quit Your Night Job is described as "a late night happening of music, comedy and improvisation." The show features a rotating core of Broadway stars with surprise celebrity guests; the core company will be announced shortly.
Jed Bernstein, who is producing the show at HA!, said in a statement, "I want to give audiences an opportunity to enhance their evening of theatre by experiencing more of what the Broadway community has to offer. Don't Quit Your Night Job has been an underground sensation for some months, and I am thrilled to be bringing this totally unique event uptown to a larger audience, and right in the shadow of Broadway."
Among those scheduled to appear during the first few weeks of Night Job are Hank Azaria, Kristin Chenoweth, Brian d'Arcy James, Paige Davis, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Dan Fogler, Hunter Foster, Kat Foster, Sutton Foster, Marvin Hamlisch, Jane Krakowski, Marc Kudisch, Huey Lewis, Andrea McArdle, John McDaniel, Eric Millegan, Bebe Neuwirth, Kelli O'Hara, Lonny Price, Anthony Rapp, Michael Riedel, Tony Roberts, Seth Rudetsky, Peter Scolari, Marian Seldes, Christopher Sieber, Mary Testa, Alan Tudyk, Patrick Wilson, B.D. Wong, and Adrian Zmed.
The performance schedule for the revue will be Thursday and Friday at 11 PM, Saturday at 5:30 and 8 PM and Sunday and Monday at 7 PM. Tickets are priced $35 and $55; there is also a two-item food/drink minimum. Tickets are now available by calling (212) 868-4444 or by visiting www.smarttix.com. The HA! Comedy Club is located in Manhattan at 163 West 46th Street at Seventh Avenue.
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