54 Sings Will Launch with Mame, with Leslie Uggams, Klea Blackhurst, Hunter Ryan Herdlicka, Donna Lynne Champlin, Beth Leavel, Annie Golden

The Manhattan cabaret 54 Below will launch its new series, 54 Sings, Dec. 8 at 7 PM and 9:30 PM with songs from the classic Jerry Herman musical Mame.

Leslie Uggams
Leslie Uggams (Photo by Krissie Fullerton)

The series will continue Feb. 9, 2014, and March 9 with selections from Smokey Joe's Café and Side Show.

"Re-live the hit songs from these groundbreaking shows, performed by some of the best in the biz-sometimes by the very voices for whom they were written," according to press notes.

The It's Today… 54 Sings Mame evening will feature Leslie Uggams with Klea Blackhurst, Hunter Ryan Herdlicka, Donna Lynne Champlin, Dee Hoty, Eric Michael Gillett, Beth Leavel, Annie Golden, Pamela Myers and Lee Roy Reams.

Performers for On Broadway: 54 Sings Smokey Joe’s Cafe will include Adrian Bailey, Deb Lyons, Brenda Braxton, Frederick Owens, DeLee Lively and Darryl Williams.

The cast for I Will Never Leave You: 54 Sings Side Show will be announced at a later date.

54 Below is located at 254 W. 54th Street. Tickets and additional information are available at 54Below.com.