Marc Kudisch, Michael Cerveris, Howard McGillin, Nancy Anderson, Lauren Molina Set for Uke Night

By Andrew Gans
March 19, 2013

The Broadway at Birdland concert series will continue April 15 at 7 PM with its very first UKE NIGHT!, featuring ukulele performances by Broadway performers.



Jeffry Denman will host the evening.

Performers are scheduled to include Marc Kudisch, Michael Cerveris, Howard McGillin, Denman, Clarke Thorell, Nancy Anderson, Lauren Molina, Jason Poole, Erin Denman, Kimberly Kaye, Brittney Bertier and Rachel Yucht.

These Broadway stars, according to press notes, "will delve into the history of the uke starting with its Hawaiian origins and its explosion in the US in the 1920's all the way to its current pop music resurgence." Attendees can expect a mix of traditional Hawaiian, American Songbook, Broadway, rock, contemporary and original songs.

Birdland is located at 315 W. 44th St. There is a $25 cover charge and a $10 food/drink minimum. Visit www.BirdlandJazz.com.