Feinstein’s/54 Below, the supper club located below Manhattan's Studio 54, will boast these events of interest to theatre folk the week of September 7–14.
September 7: The Harvard–Yale Cantata
Singing alumni from the two Ivy League heavyweights hold a competition, with Harvard grads performing songs written by Harvard grads versus Yale alums performing tunes written by Yalies. 9:30 PM
August 8, 10, 12–14: Norbert Leo Butz: Memory & Mayhem
Two-time Tony Award-winning star of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Catch Me If You Can, Big Fish, and The Last Five Years sings country, folk, blues, and soul on the theme of remembering. 7 and/or 9:30 PM on various days. Click here for details.
September 8: Guilty Pleasures Cabaret
Clad in fishnets and black lace, the Guilty Pleasures dancers will “tap dance, contort, sing, and pirouette” to the sounds of Sam Smith, Beyoncé, Nancy Sinatra, Rosemary Clooney, and other artists. The ensemble includes Bridget Bose, Melissa Cammarata, Julia Goretsky, Ashley Rose, Megan Stricker, and Michael Wysong. 11:30 PM
September 9: 54 Sings Little Women
A concert performance of the Jason Howland-Mindy Dickstein score from the 2005 Broadway musical, which was adapted from the novel about the varying fortunes of a group of sisters. 9:30 PM
September 9: Scott Stangland’s MIXTAPE #InLoveOrNah
A program of songs about falling in and out of love, performed by Stangland and a full band, including several guest spots from the cast of Natasha, Pierre & the Great Comet of 1812. 11:30 PM
September 11 & 18: Christine Ebersole: After the Ball
The two-time Tony-winning actor—currently starring on Broadway in War Paint—will sing her cabaret concert of standards. 7 PM Click here for details.
September 11: Let’s Drink To That: The Music and Lyrics of Drew Gasparini
Songs by the composer of in-development musicals including The Whipping Boy and an adaption of Night Shift will be showcased by actor-singers Alex Brightman (2016 Tony Nominee for School of Rock), Colton Ryan (Dear Evan Hansen), Will Roland (Dear Evan Hansen), Brandon Ellis (Bandstand), Jeremy Morse (Waitress), Andrew Kober (She Loves Me), F. Michael Haynie (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory), Keith White (A Bronx Tale), Aneesh Sheth (Southern Comfort), Elizabeth Ann Berg (Avenue Q), Clifton Duncan (Assassins), and others. 9:30 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.
Sierra Boggess and Christine Ebersole will guest star on Playbill’s Broadway on the High Seas July 2018 cruise to Iceland, accompanied by Judy Kuhn, Rob McClure, Jarrod Spector, and Carmen Cusack. Visit PlaybillTravel.com for booking and information.
Michael Feinstein will be a special star guest aboard Playbill Travel’s Broadway on the Danube River with Michael Feinstein, which sets sail November 3-13, 2017, also featuring Rachel Bay Jones, Julia Murney, Christopher Fitzgerald, Marc Kudisch, Christopher Sieber, Brandon Uranowitz, and Seth Rudetsky, as well as other exciting talent to be announced.