Dogfight and Wicked Stars Derek Klena and Lindsay Mendez Will Return to 54 Below This Summer

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and Michael Gioia
26 Mar 2014

Derek Klena
Derek Klena

Derek Klena and Lindsay Mendez, who co-starred in the Off-Broadway, award-winning musical Dogfight and the hit Broadway show Wicked, will reunite at 54 Below for a five-concert encore engagement this summer.

The duo recently presented their concert event, #Klendez, March 10 and 24 to acclaim at 54 Below.

They will return with encore engagements June 28 at 11 PM; July 7 at 9:30 PM; July 11 at 11 PM; July 12 at 11 PM; and July 14 at 9:30 PM. Tickets go on presale to 54 Below members April 7.

Dogfight book writer Peter Duchan directs with music direction by Dogfight and Wicked's Bryan Perri.

Here's how 54 Below bills the show: "Known to New York audiences for playing Rose and Birdlace in Dogfight, and fresh off a run as Elphaba and Fiyero in Wicked, Lindsay Mendez and Derek Klena join forces once again, this time on the stage of 54 Below. The two will perform a rousing, eclectic evening celebrating the music they love and their genuine friendship."

Tickets are priced $40-$50. There is a $25 minimum. 54 Below is located at 254 W. 54th Street. For more information and tickets, call (646) 476-3551 or visit