One Last Toast (For Now), an evening of music from Drew Gasparini, composer of the Broadway-bound The Karate Kid, It’s Kind of a Funny Story, and Skittles Commercial: the Broadway Musical on Monday, July 25th at 54 Below! The performance on Monday, July 25th will also be livestreamed, making it accessible to fans all over the world. The concert will feature a reunion of The (M)orons: Gasparini, Alex Brightman (Beetlejuice, School of Rock), F. Michael Haynie (Frozen), and Andrew Kober (Beetlejuice, Les Miserables), as well as performances by Samuel Cadieux, Kasie Gasparini (“Folk”, Mamma Mia), Michael Coale Grey, Jetta Juriansz (The Karate Kid), Raymond J.Lee (Soft Power, Once Upon a One More Time), Julia Macchio (“Cobra Kai”), Maleah Joi Moon, Alexis Myles, Elise Shangold (An Officer and a Gentleman), Shivani Sahu, Helen J Shen, Nik Walker (Hamilton), Charlie Weldon, Keith White (A Bronx Tale), and Jake Bentley Young (The Karate Kid). Produced by Erica Rotstein and Carly Heitner www.54Below.com
The acclaimed Broadway Sings concert series has announced the lineup for the Encore Performance of last month’s sold-out hit show, Broadway Sings Taylor Swift. On July 21 at 8pm, a cast of stars including Kyle Freeman (A Strange Loop), Mary Kate Morrissey (Mean Girls), Samantha Pauly (Six) and Stephanie Torns (Waitress) will belt out brand new arrangements of the hits of the pop superstar Taylor Swift, accompanied by a 14-piece orchestra at the beautiful Sony Hall. Also featured in the lineup are Shaunice Alexander (Bandstand), Blair Goldberg (Kinky Boots), Jade Jones (Beauty and the Beast), Allen René Louis, Corey Mach (Kinky Boots), Gracie McGraw, Jillian Mueller (Pretty Woman), Jo Ellen Pellman (“The Prom”), Jelani Remy (Ain’t Too Proud), Zak Resnick (Mamma Mia!), Nasia Thomas (Caroline, Or Change), and Delaney Westfall (Kinky Boots). The evening is produced by Corey Mach. The concert will give tribute to the iconic songs from Taylor Swift’s award-winning albums. www.broadwaysingsconcert.com.
54 Sings British Pop Icons! Come join us in Broadway’s favorite basement as we celebrate some of the greatest artists of all time, all from across the pond. From The Beatles, Queen, Amy Winehouse and Elton John… to Ed Sheeran, One Direction, Adele and more, these artists and groups have given us the greatest tunes, shaped the industry and, of course, inspired some of the most popular fandoms. Have a drink, sit back, and enjoy! Featuring: Nicholas Podany (Harry Potter and The Cursed Child), Analise Scarpaci (Mrs. Doubtfire), Sayo Oni (Hadestown), Alyssa Wray (American Idol), Adi Roy (Jagged Little Pill), Ben Bogen (Disney’s Frozen), Kyra Kennedy (Waitress), Caleb Mitchell (The Swamp: A Celebration of the Shrek Movies & Musical), Alysa Finnegan (Chasing Andy Warhol), Erin Engleman (54 Sings Olivia Rodrigo), Morgan Dudley (Jagged Little Pill), Liam McGettigan (The Tyler Capa Tiktok Cabaret), Gabriella Joy Rodriguez (The Color Purple Tour), Gabe Escobar (Tiktoker), Carolina Rial (“The Voice”), Mary Mondlock (54 Sings Harry Styles). Produced by Molly Heller and Cara Weglarz, with music direction by James Sytrska. www.54Below.com
54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club, will again present I Wish: The Roles That Could Have Been on August 8, 2022, at 9:30pm. Everyone has dreams that we fear will pass us by. For actors those come in the shape and form of roles—whether they’re grown up and become too old for that child star turn, to the soprano never being considered for the baritone lead, everyone has a song in their heart that they’ll likely never get to see come to fruition with a crowd and in lights. The August 2022 edition will again be hosted by Alexandra Silber and will feature Ephie Aardema (Funny Girl, Waitress), Gabrielle Carrubba (Dear Evan Hansen), Erin Davie (Diana, Side Show, A Little Night Music), Nathan Lee Graham (Priscilla Queen of the Desert, Zoolander), Sam Gravitte (Wicked), Ben Rappaport (Fiddler on the Roof, TV Land’s “Younger”), Thom Sesma (Disney’s The Lion King, Miss Saigon) and Syndee Winters (Disney’s The Lion King, Hamilton, Disney Princess – The Concert). The evening will be music directed by Drew Wutke and produced by Jen Sandler. www.54Below.com