Hairspray Star is Uncharted at the Ars Nova in December

News   Hairspray Star is Uncharted at the Ars Nova in December Chester Gregory, who co-stars as Seaweed in the Tony-winning musical Hairspray, will head to the Ars Nova Theater Dec. 5.

Part of the Uncharted series for singers and songwriters, the evening will feature Gregory's original songs, which fuse R&B and soul. The singer actor will be joined by Sasha Allen with musical direction by David Cook. Show time is 7:30 PM. Chester Gregory is currently making his Broadway debut in Hairspray. A native of Gary, IN, Gregory has also appeared in productions of The Jackie Wilson Story, Train Is Comin', Soul of Black Music, Scapin and Drowning Crow. His awards include a Jeff Award (Best Actor in a Review), a Black Excellence Award (Best Actor in a Musical), a Black Theater Alliance Award (Best Actor in a Musical) and an Audelco Special Performance Award in 2003. Gregory's debut album is titled "Morning Starr."

The Ars Nova Theater is located in Manhattan at 511 West 54th Street. Tickets for Uncharted: Chester Gregory are priced $15 and are available by calling (212) 868-4444 or by visiting www.smarttix.com.