Feinstein’s/54 Below, the 134-seat supper club located below Studio 54, will boast these events of interest to theatre folk the week of June 1–8.
June 3: Melissa Errico Sings Sondheim
The singer-actor will perform memorable songs by the composer of Sweeney Todd, Assassins, Into the Woods, Company, Passion, and other shows. 7 PM Click here for details.
June 3: Rachel Resheff: The Edge of Seventeen
The veteran of five Broadway shows including Shrek, Billy Elliot, and Mary Poppins, Resheff celebrates her 17th birthday with a show filled with music of many genres, musical-directed by Drew Gasparini. 9:30 PM
June 3: Citizens of Agrabah: Cast of Aladdin Cabaret
Current and former cast members of Broadway’s Aladdin (and other Disney shows) plan a concert of songs and magic. Among the performers: Brad Weinstock, Kathryn Allison, Nathan Lucrezio, Major Attaway, Brian Gonzales, and Steel Burkhardt. 11:30 PM
June 4: Kidz Theater’s 10th Anniversary Concert
Alumni of the children’s and teens’ theatre group will perform numbers from Legally Blonde, Rent, Les Misérables, The Light in the Piazza, and other shows. Hosted by Andrew Briedis (a.k.a. Annoying Actor Friend). 7 PM
June 5: Feinstein’s/54 Below All-Star Celebration! Concert celebrating the cabaret’s fifth anniversary, featuring performances by Michael Feinstein, Laura and Linda Benanti (7 PM performance only), Charles Busch, Liz Callaway, Jason Danieley Marilyn Maye, Alice Ripley, Laura Osnes, and other stars. Two shows: 7 and 9:30 PM Click here for details.
June 6–10: Paolo Szot: Salute to Broadway
For his sixth appearance at this club, the Tony-winning actor is promising a concert of rarely heard showtunes. 7 PM Tuesday–Friday, plus 9:30 PM Thursday and Saturday. Click here for details.
June 6: Haley Swindal: Golden Girl
The Broadway actor sings stage standards including “Come Rain or Come Shine,” “Don’t Rain on My Parade,” and “Cry Me A River” with arrangements by Tedd Firth. Conceived and directed by Will Nunziata. 9:30 PM
June 7: NEXT Concert Series: Bridge The Gap
Second in the concert series that allows new musical theatre writers to showcase their work. 9:30 PM
June 8: Delighted Tobehere: High Heels and Low Notes
Drag artist Delighted Tobehere will recount her life and career “from her Southern Baptist upbringing, to her triumphant performance singing bass on America’s Got Talent.” 11:30 PM
Click here for a complete list of the upcoming Feinstein’s/54 Below events. Tickets for most events cost $35–$70, plus a $25 food and beverage minimum, plus $6 extra if purchased at the door. Some events are higher. For tickets and other information, call (646) 476-3551. Doors open 30-45 minutes before concert time. Feinstein’s/54 Below is located at 254 West 54th Street in Manhattan.
Mazzie, Danieley, Szot, Errico, Callaway, Ripley, Busch, and Osnes have been special guest performers on Playbill’s Broadway on the High Seas cruises. Cabins are available for Playbill’s Rhine River cruise in August 2017, featuring Seth Rudetsky, Andréa Burns, Faith Prince, Terrence Mann, Charlotte d’Amboise, and Santino Fontana. Playbill Travel is now also booking Broadway on the Danube River for November 2017, with Carmen Cusack, Christopher Fitzgerald, Marc Kudisch, Julia Murney, Christopher Sieber, Brandon Uranowitz, and Rudetsky, as well as other exciting talent to be announced. Visit PlaybillTravel.com for booking and information.