Pasek and Paul's 54 Below Concert Features Jennifer Damiano, Lindsay Mendez and More Dec. 5; Second Show Added
05 Dec 2012
Tony Award nominee
Jennifer Damiano, Lindsay Mendez and Derek Klena perform the music of songwriters A Christmas Story, The Musical Benj Pasek and Justin Paul Dec. 5 at 54 Below.
Pasek and Paul, the 20-something songwriting team who made a celebrated Off-Broadway debut earlier this season with
Dogfight at Second Stage Theatre, received critical praise for their Broadway bow with the new musical adaptation of A Christmas Story, which is playing a holiday engagement at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre through Dec. 30.
Read Playbill's feature on the songwriting team here.
Richard Rodgers and Jonathan Larson Award-winning songwriters are joined by a host of Broadway talent for the two special concerts at 54 Below. The 9:30 PM concert has already sold-out, but tickets are still available for the 11:15 PM show.
Set to perform are Damiano (
Next to Normal, Spider-Man), Mendez ( Dogfight, Godspell), Klena ( Dogfight, Carrie), Carrie Manolakos ( Wicked), Jessica Molaskey ( Songs for A New World) and Jesse Nager ( Scandalous).
The concert promises songs from
Edges, Dogfight, James and the Giant Peach and A Christmas Story, as well as new material from Pasek and Paul's upcoming projects.
The cover for ranges $10-$25. There is a $20 food and beverage minimum. Visit
54Below.com for tickets.
Here's a look at Pasek and Paul's work:
07 Aug 2013 -- Dan Lauria, John Bolton, Erin Dilly and Caroline O'Connor to Reunite for A Christmas Story, The Musical 10 Jun 2013 -- A Christmas Story, The Musical Will Play Theater at Madison Square Garden This Holiday Season 29 May 2013 -- Cast Members from A Christmas Story, The Musical Will Be Part of Tony Telecast 29 May 2013 -- Cast Members from A Christmas Story, The Musical Will Be Part of Tony Telecast 10 Apr 2013 -- A Christmas Story, The Musical Will Return for 2013 Holiday Season
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