By Michael Gioia
and Adam Hetrick
17 Dec 2013
The 9 PM concert features performances from Loni Ackerman (Starting Here, Starting Now; Cats), George Lee Andrews (The Phantom of the Opera, The Fantasticks), Tony Award nominee Carolee Carmello (Scandalous, Sister Act), Allison Case (Hands on a Hardbody, Hair), Margery Cohen (Starting Here, Starting Now), Jenn Colella (If/Then, Chaplin), Marya Grandy (Les Miserables, Closer Than Ever), Molly Hager (Fat Camp, Joe Iconis & Family), Jay Armstrong Johnson (Hands on a Hardbody, The Last Goodbye), Jose Llana (Here Lies Love, Spelling Bee), Ben Platt (The Book of Mormon, "Pitch Perfect"), Steve Rosen (The Other Josh Cohen, Peter and the Starcatcher), Donna Vivino (Stars of David, Wicked) and Barbara Walsh (Big, Company).
The evening also features performances from Maltby and Shire themselves.
Jeremy Robin Lyons is the musical director of the concert, which is produced by Jennifer Ashley Tepper. The band includes Mike Rosengarten on guitar, Christopher Bastian on bass and Jeff Roberts on drums.
54 Below is located at 254 West 54th Street. Tickets are $30-$40. For more information and tickets, call (866) 468-7619 or visit 54Below.com.