Steele, who currently plays one of The Dynamites in Hairspray, has also appeared in Jesus Christ Superstar and Rent. Fellow Rent alum Michael McElroy and his Broadway Inspirational Voices Gospel Choir will be on hand to lend their talents to the songstress. Among the BIV members include Yassmin Alers, Shoshana Bean, David Benoit, Gavin Creel, Aisha de Haas, Darius de Haas, Capathia Jenkins, Adriane Lenox and Phylicia Rashad. The Sh-K-Boom label's mission is to "bridge the gap between pop music and theatre" by way of their Sh-K Boom Room live concert series. The Last 5 Years marked the first musical cast album recording for the independent label that has released solo albums by such theatre notables as Adam Pascal (Aida, Rent), Sherie René Scott (Aida, The Last Five Years) and Alice Ripley (The Rocky Horror Show, Side Show. The label also boasts the first recording of the annual "Broadway on Broadway" event, the cast album of Debbie Does Dallas as well as the upcoming cast album of Amour.
The show is set to begins at 11:30PM. There is a $10 cover at the door. The Cutting Room is located at 19 West 24th Street (between Fifth and Sixth Ave.) in New York City. To RSVP, e-mail [email protected]. For more information, visit www.sh-k-boom.com.