Broadway Sings concert series will present A Mariah Carey Holiday Spectacular, its first holiday show for the series. Two different all-women casts will perform the original arrangements from Mariah Carey’s first Christmas album, plus a few of her recent holiday hits, accompanied by a full band. Featured in the December 8show at 7pm and 9:30pm are Mia Gentile (Kinky Boots), Mia Gerachis (Jersey Boys), Kyra Kennedy(Waitress), Storm Lever (Summer), Brittney Mack (Six),and Samantha Pauly (Six). Featured in the December 18 show at 7pm and 9:30pm are Keri René Fuller (Jagged Little Pill), Alexa Green (Wicked), Desi Oakley (Waitress), Alysha Umphress (On the Town), Raena White (The Lion King),andone more exciting performer to be announced. https://thegreenroom42.venuetix.com/. www.BroadwaySingsConcert.com
Show business tour de force and eight-time Tony Award-winning producer Jamie deRoy brings her acclaimed Jamie deRoy & friends cabaret show to New York’s famed Birdland, Monday, December 6th, at 7:00 p.m featuring Lynn Ahrens & Stephen Flaherty, Christy Altomare, Jelani Alladin, Ali Ewoldt, Cassondra James, Mauricio Martinez and Donna McKenchie. Proceeds from the event, produced by Ms. deRoy, will benefit The Actors Fund: Jamie deRoy & friends Cabaret Initiative. www.birdlandjazz.com
Ann McKittridge returns to Birdland Theater in Movie Nite on Mon. January 10 at 7 pm with musical direction Alex Rybeck and on guitar Sean Harkness. www.birdlandjazz.com
Broadway Records announced today the forthcoming release of Caroline, or Change (The New Broadway Cast Recording) which will be made in collaboration with Roundabout Theatre Company under the new Broadway Records label imprint, Roundabout Records. The album, completing recording today, Nov. 16, will preserve the full score and will be available digitally on Dec. 17. The double-CD release will be available in the theater and on BroadwayRecords.com mid-to-late December. The CD will be available at all major retailers for Martin Luther King Jr. weekend on Jan. 14. The double-disc set is now available for pre-order at www.BroadwayRecords.com
The McKittrick Hotel (530 West 27th Street, NYC) today announced its grand reopening with the return of legendary celebration, NEW YEAR’S EVE: The Grand Hotel on Friday, December 31. Guests are cordially invited to don their most decadent attire for a one-of-a-kind New Year’s Eve celebration with dancing, open bar, midnight countdown, and live performances throughout the evening. Revelers can enhance the evening on Maximilian’s List for expedited entry at any time and access to Oz’s Boudoir bar for the evening,or reserve a Champagne Table exclusively for their party. www.mckittrickhotel.com
Attendees are welcome to dine at the hotel’s rooftop garden bar and restaurant, Gallow Green, before the event. Visit www.mckittrickhotel.com/gallow-green for menus, reservations, or to customize a private gathering.
Producer Eric Krebs, in association with Amas Musical Theatre (Donna Trinkoff, Artistic Producer) announced today that the critically-acclaimed hit Off-Broadway production of Romeo & Bernadette: A Musical Tale of Verona and Brooklyn, with book and lyrics by Mark Saltzman, music adapted from classic Italian melodies, directed and choreographed by Justin Ross Cohen, and starring the original cast will enjoy an in-town out-of-town engagement at Theater 555 (555 West 42nd Street – between 10th and 11th Avenues) for a limited engagement on its way to the previously announced anticipated Broadway run. Previews are set to begin on Tuesday, February 1, 2022, with an official opening on Monday, February 14, 2022. Tickets are currently available through April 10, 2022, at www.VenueTix.com. For more information visit www.romeoandbernadette.com.
Atlantic Theater Company (Neil Pepe, Artistic Director; Jeffory Lawson, Managing Director) is proud to announce casting for the world premiere production of English, written by Sanaz Toossi, directed by Knud Adams, and co-produced by Roundabout Theatre Company (Roundabout Underground).English will feature Tala Ashe (The Prophane), Ava Lalezarzadeh (Off-Broadway Debut), Pooya Mohseni (She,He,Me), Marjan Neshat (Selling Kabul), and Hadi Tabbal (The Vagrant Trilogy). Performances begin Thursday, February 3rd and will open Tuesday, February 22nd for a limited engagement through Sunday, March 13th, 2022, Off-Broadway at the Linda Gross Theater (336 West 20th Street). www.atlantictheater.org