By Michael Gioia
30 Apr 2014
The concerts — held at 11:30 PM at 54 Below and at 8 PM at (le) Poisson Rouge — are the sixth in the Broadway Sings… series. Previous artists honored include Adele, Michael Jackson, Beyoncé, Stevie Wonder and Amy Winehouse.
Performers at both concerts will include Jason Gotay (Spider Man: Turn Off the Dark, Bring it On), Amber Iman (Soul Doctor), Jay Armstrong Johnson (Hands on a Hardbody, Hair), Mykal Kilgore (Motown, The Book of Mormon), Corey Mach (Hands on a Hardbody, Godspell), Marla Mindelle (Cinderella, Sister Act), Ciara Renée (Pippin, Big Fish) and Zak Resnick (Mamma Mia), among others.
The concerts will feature covers of Timberlake's "Cry Me a River," "Suit and Tie" and "My Love" as well as popular hits from his legendary boy band 'N Sync. The music will be orchestrated and arranged by Joshua Stephen Kartes and feature a full jazz band.
Broadway Sings Justin Timberlake will be produced and directed by Mach. Timberlake rose to fame as the lead vocalist of boy band 'N Sync, and his work has earned him nine Grammy Awards and four Emmy Awards.
For tickets to the 54 Below show, call (646) 476-3551 or visit 54Below.com. 54 Below is located at 254 West 54th Street. Tickets are $25 (general admission), $50 (premium) or $12 with a student ID at the door.
For tickets to the (le) Poisson Rouge show, call (212) 505-3474 or visit lePoissonRouge.com. (le) Poisson Rouge is located at 158 Bleecker Street. Tickets are $20 (standing), $25 (seated) or $12 with a student ID at the door.