"The After Party" Welcomes Luba Mason and Lion King Stars Nov. 16

News   "The After Party" Welcomes Luba Mason and Lion King Stars Nov. 16 "The After Party," billed as "an informal social gathering for the theatrically inclined," will welcome Broadway favorite Luba Mason as well as Lion King's Ian Yuri Gardner and Kenny Williams Nov. 16.

Mason, Gardner and Williams will all be on hand to greet fans and perform a few numbers at the free weekly event. The evening will also recognize Broadway's stagehands, who are currently on strike. Cabaretgoers who are members of I.A.T.S.E.'s Local One will be offered a free cocktail. Hosted by Brandon Cutrell and Alysha Umphress, "The After Party" at the Laurie Beechman Theatre features Ray Fellman at the piano. Cabaret favorite Lisa Asher is also part of the "Party" mix, where amateurs and professionals are invited to take turns at the open mic. The "Party" begins at 10:30 PM and continues to 2 AM.

Luba Mason has been seen on Broadway in Chicago, The Capeman, Jekyll & Hyde, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, The Will Rogers Follies, Sid Caesar & Company and Late Nite Comic. Her other theatrical credits include Show Boat and the Reprise! mounting of Pippin. Mason's screen credits include "Law & Order," "New York Undercover," "One Life to Live," "Another World" and "Scandalous Art." Her solo recording is titled "Collage."

The Laurie Beechman Theatre is located within the West Bank Cafe at 407 West 42nd Street. There is no cover charge or minimum for "The After Party."