By Michael Gioia
17 Aug 2013
Scott's 54 Below appearance follows five acclaimed Joe's Pub performances this past year. She last appeared at 54 Below with Bridget Everett, Amber Martin, Lance Horne and more, as part of the new Thursday night late-night series 15:54.
Created by Scott and Adam Hetrick, the concert promises an eclectic set of material including songs by Ke$ha, Beyonce, Cyndi Lauper, Donna Summer, Bette Midler, Alanis Morrissette, Whitney Houston, Judy Garland, Robyn, Britney Spears, Melissa Etheridge, Annie Lennox, Michael Jackson, and more.
Phantom of the Opera and Evita associate director Seth Sklar-Heyn directs the concert that has musical direction and arrangements by Jesse Kissel (The Scottsboro Boys, The Visit, Leap of Faith). Scott is backed by a three-piece band, led by Kissel, which includes Mat Fieldes (Matilda The Musical) and Mike Lunoe.
Scott has also appeared in the Ars Nova presentation of the new musical Taking Step Three13 and has also been a performer at Justin Sayre's The Meeting*. She is a graduate of the Boston Conservatory.
Tickets are priced $20. There is a two-drink minimum. Use code TORILIVE5 for $5 off the cover charge in the main dining room. Tickets and additional information are available at 54Below.com.
View highlights of the show here:
Zing Went the Strings of My Heart/The Trolley Song":
"Come To My Window/Call your Girlfriend/You Oughta Know/Why":