By Carey Purcell
25 Jul 2013
|Photo by Chris Cassidy|
The midtown nightclub will feature Brian d'Arcy James (Giant, Shrek) Sept. 5-7, while Rent co-stars Adam Pascal (Aida, Chicago) and Anthony Rapp (You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown) will both perform Sept. 7, with Pascal taking the stage at 7 PM and Rapp at 9:30 PM.
Three-time Tony-nominated composer/lyricist David Yazbeck (The Full Monty, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown) will give a concert Sept. 19 at 9:30 PM.
Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty, the Tony-winning songwriting team whose credits include Ragtime, Once On This Island and Seussical, will offer a series of six concerts with special guests Sept. 26-28.
Jazz singer, piano player and songwriter Tony DeSare will perform Oct. 3-12.
Joanna Gleason (Into the Woods, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels) will make her 54 Below debut Oct. 9. She will also perform Oct. 16 and 23 at 9:30 PM. Tony-winning lyricist David Zippel (City of Angels) will debut at 54 Below Oct. 14 and 21 at 7 PM.
Charles Busch (The Divine Sister, Psycho Beach Party, Die, Mommie, Die!) will perform Oct. 17 and 24 and Nov. 7 and 14 at 9:30 PM.
Cabaret queen Marilyn Maye, once referred to by Ella Fitzgerald as "the greatest white female singer in the world," will take the stage Oct. 21-31.
Tony nominee Lee Roy Reams (Sweet Charity, 42nd Street) will give a one-night-only concert Nov. 10 at 9:30 PM. Two-time Tony nominee Vivian Reed (Bubbling Brown Sugar, Marie Christine) will perform Nov. 11 at 9:30 PM.
Tony nominee Ann Hampton Callaway (Swing!), who also wrote and sang the theme song to the '90s sitcom "The Nanny," can be seen onstage Nov. 24-30.
54 Below is located at 254 W. 54th Street. Tickets and additional information are available at 54Below.com.