PHOTO CALL: Sarah Rice, Hilary Kole and Vy Higginsen Preview 54 Below Concerts

By Joseph Marzullo
August 8, 2012

Sarah Rice, Hilary Kole and Vy Higginsen are among the dozens of performers who will appear at the new nightspot located beneath Studio 54.

They offered previews of their shows at an August 7 press event.



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The cast of Sing, Harlem, Sing! pose with Hilary Kole, Sarah Rice and Vy Higginsen
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54 Below is located at 254 West 54th Street. For more information, visit 54Below.com.

The August lineup follows:

Jazz Brunch
Aug. 5 at 1 PM – Eric Comstock & Barbara Fasano
Aug. 12 at 1 PM – Alysha Umphress
Aug. 19 at 1 PM – Julie Reyburn
Aug. 26 at 1 PM – Alex Bugnon
$20-30 cover charge. $25 food/beverage minimum or $45 prefix menu.

Backstage
Broadway's Sunday night cocktail party and songfest
Aug. 5, 12, 19, 26 from 5 PM-7 PM
No cover charge. $15 food/beverage minimum.

Sing, Harlem, Sing! Gospel/R&B Brunch
Aug. 11, 18, 25 at 1 PM
$20-30 cover charge. $25 food/beverage minimum or $45 prefix menu.

Norbert Leo Butz
Aug. 5 at 9 PM, Aug. 10-11 at 11 PM
$30-50 cover charge. $25 food/beverage minimum.

Lea Delaria
Aug. 6 at 10:30 PM
$25-35 cover charge. $25 food/beverage minimum.

Howard McGillin
Aug. 7-8 at 8 PM
$30-40 cover charge. $25 food/beverage minimum.

The Green Room
After-theatre cocktail lounge
Aug. 7-9, 14-16, 21-23 at 9:30 PM
Live music. No cover charge. No food/beverage minimum.

Sondheim Unplugged!
Featuring stars from the original Broadway cast of Sweeney Todd, Len Cariou and Sarah Rice
Aug. 10 at 8 PM
$20-30 cover charge. $20 food/beverage minimum.

Chad Kimball
Aug. 11 at 8 PM
$20-30 cover charge. $25 food/beverage minimum.

Michael Arden
Aug. 12 at 9 PM
$25-35 cover charge. $25 food/beverage minimum.

Victor Garber
Aug. 13, 20 at 7 PM
$40-50 cover charge. $25 food/beverage minimum.

Natalie Joy Johnson
Aug. 13 at 9:30 PM
$15-25 cover charge. $25 food/beverage minimum.

Hilary Kole
Aug. 14-16 at 8:30 PM, Aug. 17-18 at 8:30 PM and 11 PM
$30-40 cover charge. $25 food/beverage minimum.

Bridget Everett
Aug. 20 at 9:30 PM
$15-25 cover charge. $25 food/beverage minimum.

Faith Prince and Jason Graae
Aug. 21-23 at 8:30 PM, Aug. 24-25 at 8:30 PM and 11 PM
$30-40 cover charge. $25 food/beverage minimum.

Tituss Burgess
Aug. 26 at 9 PM
$20-30 cover charge. $25 food/beverage minimum.

Tonya Pinkins
Aug. 27 at 9:30 PM
$30-40 cover charge. $25 food/beverage minimum.

Brad Simmons and Paul Oakley Stovall
Aug. 28 at 8:30 PM
$10-20 cover charge. $15 food/beverage minimum. The September lineup follows:

Sing, Harlem, Sing! Gospel/R&B Brunch
Sept. 8, 15, 22 at 1 PM
$30 cover charge. $25 food/beverage minimum or $45 prefix menu.

Backstage
Broadway's Sunday night cocktail party and songfest.
Sept. 9, 16, 23, 30 from 5 PM-7 PM
No cover charge. $15 food/beverage minimum.

Marin Mazzie
Sept. 4-6 at 8:30 PM, Sept. 7-8 at 8:30 PM and 11 PM
$35-45 cover charge. $25 food/beverage minimum.

The Green Room
The after-theatre cocktail lounge.
Sept. 4-6, 11-13, 18-20, 25-27 at 9:30 PM
Live music. No cover charge. No food/beverage minimum.

Michael Winther and Fred Hersch
Sept. 9 at 9 PM
$25-35 cover charge. $25 food/beverage minimum.

Julia Murney
Sept. 10 at 7 PM, Sept. 16 at 9 PM
$20-30 cover charge. $25 food/beverage minimum.

Eden Espinosa
Sept. 10, 17 at 9:30 PM
$20-30 cover charge. $25 food/beverage minimum.

Linda Lavin
Sept. 17 at 7 PM, Sept. 23 at 3 PM
$30-40 cover charge. $25 food/beverage minimum.

Patti LuPone
Sept. 18-22 at 8:30 PM, Sept 21-22 at 11 PM
$85-95 cover charge. $30 food/beverage minimum.

Jessica Phillips
Sept. 23 at 9 PM
$20-30 cover charge. $25 food/beverage minimum.

Darlene Love
Sept. 24 at 7 PM
$35-45 cover charge. $25 food/beverage minimum.

Ann Hampton Callaway
Sept. 25-27 at 8:30 PM, Sept. 28-29 at 8:30 PM and 11 PM
$30-40 cover charge. $25 food/beverage minimum.

Nathan Lee Graham
Sept. 30 at 9 PM
$20-30 cover charge. $25 food/beverage minimum.