54 Chats Series Will Launch with Tony Winners John Lithgow and Jack O'Brien

The Manhattan nightspot 54 Below will launch its new interview series, 54 Chats, in December.

The first interview in the series, which is scheduled for Dec. 1, will feature a discussion between Tony-winning actor John Lithgow (M. Butterfly, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels) and Tony-winning director Jack O'Brien (Macbeth, The Nance, Hairspray). Show time is 7 PM; doors will open at 5 PM. "Over the coming months, we’ll be hosting some of the theatre world’s most intriguing personalities for one on one chats about their life and work in the theatre and the funny and inspiring things that’ve happened along the way," according to 54 Below. "Expect tales of coming up in the business, paying dues, achieving success and working with the legends, all intermingled with performance clips and even, on occasion, live performances. Chat’s where it’s at!"

There is a $35-$45 cover charge and a $25 food and beverage minimum. 54 Below is located at 254 W. 54th Street. Tickets and additional information are available at 54Below.com.