St. Louis Muny Concerts Will Celebrate Leading Men, Featuring a Quartet of Broadway Actors

Cabaret & Concert News   St. Louis Muny Concerts Will Celebrate Leading Men, Featuring a Quartet of Broadway Actors Jay Armstrong Johnson and Mykal Kilgore will be among the performers for the October concerts.
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The fifth installment of Muny Magic at The Sheldon, the St. Louis Muny’s bi-annual showcase of artist alums of the theatre, will be presented October 18–19 at 7:30 PM at The Sheldon Concert Hall.

Complementing last fall’s Our Leading Ladies concert, Our Leading Men will feature a quartet of Broadway actors who have worked at the outdoor venue: Ben Davis (Curly in Oklahoma!, 2015; Emile de Becque in South Pacific, 2013), Davis Gaines (Joseph Pulitzer in Newsies, 2017), Jay Armstrong Johnson (Jack Kelly in Newsies, 2017; Billy Lawlor in 42nd Street, 2016), and Mykal Kilgore (Annas in Jesus Christ Superstar, 2017).

The concerts will feature music direction by Michael Horsley, who co-conceived the evening with Megan Larche Dominick, The Muny’s associate producer.

The Sheldon Concert Hall is located at 3648 Washington Blvd., St. Louis. Tickets range $25–$50 and are available by visiting Muny.org/MunyMagic or calling The Muny at (314) 361-1900.

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