Presented at 9:30 PM and 11:30 PM, The Wild Party Swings features songs from Lippa's musical as re-imagined by Charlie Rosen's Broadway Big Band. Rosen is also musical director. Noah Himmelstein (I Am Harvey Milk, Little Miss Sunshine) directs the evening that has music supervision by Mary-Mitchell Campbell. Robb Nanus produces.
The immersive performance is staged throughout the 54 Below performance space.
Composer-lyricist Lippa (Big Fish, The Addams Family) is part of the evening that features original "Queenie" Murney, alongside Jordan (Newsies, "Smash"), Kritzer (Legally Blonde, A Catered Affair), Cerveris (Sweeney Todd, Fun Home), Christopher Jackson (In the Heights, Bronx Bombers) and Ciara Renée (Big Fish). Caissie Levy (Les Miserables) will appear only at the 11:30 PM performance.
According to the creators, "Andrew Lippa’s iconic musical The Wild Party is back and bigger than ever. With the help of Charlie Rosen and his 17-piece jazz band, hear your favorite hits like never before. Join award-winning composer/lyricist Andrew Lippa and some of Broadway’s best as they reimagine and rediscover the score that started it all."
There is a $40-$50 cover with a $25 minimum. 54 Below is located at 254 W. 54th Street. Tickets and additional information are available at 54Below.com.
You're invited to spend an evening filled with personal tales of difficult choices, bad breaks, worse men and some of the most glorious songs ever written. It's an intimate evening, up close with a legend.
So pull up a chair and order up a drink. Because she's got a life to sing. Tickets as low as $85!
Fuerza Bruta Wayra
Here Lies Love
On The Town
Piece of My Heart
Scenes From A Marriage
Sex With Strangers
The Country House
The Good and The True
This is Our Youth
You Can't Take It With You