Feinstein’s/54 Below, the 134-seat supper club located below Studio 54, will boast these events of interest to theatre folk the week of July 6–13.
July 6: You Don’t Own Me: The Fearless Females of the 1960s
Singer Carol J. Bufford delves into the social forces that brought to the fore in American culture the likes of Carole King, Janis Joplin, Dusty Springfield, Tina Turner, and Lesley Gore. 7 PM
July 6: The Real La La Land, with Renee Olstead, Dave Damiani & The No Vacancy Orchestra
True stories about being a working musician and singer in the Los Angeles jazz community, including songs made famous by Frank Sinatra, Frankie Valli, Dean Martin, Nat “King” Cole, The Beatles, and others. 9:30 PM
July 7, 11, 14, 15: Christine Andreas Sings Piaf—No Regrets
The two-time Tony-nominated star of Oklahoma! and On Your Toes presents her solo concert of songs made famous by chanteuse Edith Piaf, including “La Vie En Rose,” “Hymne a L’Amour.” 7 PM
July 7: The Perks of Being a Snowflake
The composer of Balloon Boy: The Musical and Rachel Unraveled makes his Feinstein’s/54 Below debut in an evening of “outrageous, irreverent and bitingly satirical musical theatre songs” performed by Lindsay Nicole Chambers (Kinky Boots, Lysistrata Jones), Lynn Craig (Lazarus), Laura Laureano (Shrek), and others. 9:30 PM
July 8: Porter Carroll Jr. & The Tambourine Band
The founder of the band Atlantic Starr makes his Feinstein’s/54 Below debut with a concert of R&B, improvisational jazz, soul, funk, blues, and rock ’n’ roll. 7 PM
July 9: Godspell in Concert
Songs from the long-running Stephen Schwartz-John-Michael Tebelak musical based on The Gospel of St. Matthew. With a cast that includes Pablo Barajas as Jesus and Matt Giroveanu as Judas/John the Baptist. Two shows: 7 and 9:30 PM
July 10: Broadway Goes A Capella 2
Theatre songs sung without instrumental accompaniment, featuring Harrison Chad, Evan Feist, Candice Helfand-Rogers, Rene Ruiz, Darryl Williams, and others. 7 PM
July 10: Well Strung on Pride Week!
All-male string quartet plays pop and classical. 9:30 PM
July 11, 13, 15: Kyle Dean Massey
Co-star of Broadway’s Next to Normal, Wicked, and Pippin, as well as the ABC series Nashville, shares songs he heard nightly in these shows, but never got to sing himself. 7 PM
July 12: Man of La Mancha in Concert
Concert performance of the score from the Tony-winning musical, based on Don Quixote. Stars William Michals and Lesli Margherita. Two shows: 7 and 9:30 PM. Click here for details.
July 13: Michael Lavine and Friends
The Broadway vocal coach, performer and sheet music guru performs with Tony Award winners Tonya Pinkins, Daisy Eagan, and Debbie Gravitte, plus Christine Pedi, Heather MacRae, and others. 7 PM. Click here for details.
Click here for a complete list of the upcoming Feinstein’s/54 Below events. Tickets for most events cost $35–$70, plus a $25 food and beverage minimum, plus $6 extra if purchased at the door. Some events are higher. 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.