Frenchie Davis Hosts Leading Men Concert Featuring Brandon Victor Dixon, Levi Kreis, Ace Young
16 Sep 2011
Rent's Frenchie Davis, a recent finalist on NBC’s "The Voice," acts as Mistress of Ceremonies for New York’s Finest: The Leading Men of Broadway Sept. 16 at 8:30 PM at the John Anson Ford Amphitheatre.
Produced by Chris Isaacson Presents, this one-night-only concert features the talents of David Burnham (Wicked, The Light in the Piazza), Tony Award nominee Brandon Victor Dixon (The Color Purple, The Scottsboro Boys), Tony Award winner Levi Kreis (Million Dollar Quartet) and "American Idol" finalist Ace Young (Hair, Grease).
Sam Harris directs the evening with musical direction by Brent Crayon.
The artists will re-create their original work in such musicals as Wicked, Memphis, Grease, Hair, The Color Purple and Million Dollar Quartet. These actors will also offer tunes from Sweeney Todd, Ain't Misbehavin', The Lion King, West Side Story, Dreamgirls and more.
John Anson Ford Amphitheatre is located at 2580 Cahuenga Boulevard East in Los Angeles.
Admission is $40 for reserved seating, and a $75 VIP package includes premium seating, post-performance artist meet and greet. Student and senior discounts are also available. To purchase tickets, go to www.fordamphitheatre.org/en/events/details/id/289 or call (323) 461-3673.