Broadway on Main Street One Night Only!Friday, March 10, 2017 at 8 pm
Stephen DeAngelis brings Broadway to Main Street!
In an all-new event created exclusively for the Jeanne Rimsky Theater, five of Broadway's finest vocalists recreate their signature musical moments from their long-running roles in the Broadway and Off-Broadway musicals you know and love. They'll share their backstage stories in conversational interludes and take questions from the audience. With so many shows to their credit, this cast has it covered - on and Off-Broadway, around the country, and "across the pond."
Post-Show VIP Cast Party: Mingle, munch, sip and take selfies with our cast.
$50 added to any ticket. Limit 30 people.
Jeanna de Waal most recently appeared on Broadway as Lauren in Kinky Boots after making her Broadway debut as Heather in American Idiot. She was a part of the workshops and ART productions of both Finding Neverland and Waitress. Other notable credits include Wicked, Carrie and Orwell In America at 59E59. Swept, a short film she wrote/produced/directed and starred in recently won The Audience Choice award at The New Filmmakers Festival, NY.
Alice Ripley earned critical acclaim and the Best Actress in a Musical Tony and Helen Hayes awards for Next to Normal (Diana), as well as Tony and Drama Desk nominations for Side Show (Violet). Alice created the original Broadway roles of Janet in The Rocky Horror Show, Molly Ivors in James Joyce's The Dead, Betty Schaefer in Sunset Boulevard, the Specialist's Assistant in The Who's Tommy, Mrs. Bateman/Mrs. Wolfe in American Psycho and Bathsheba in King David, as well as having a long stay at the Imperial Theatre as Fantine in Les Miserables.
Gavin Lee was Thenadier in the Broadway revival of Les Miserables and has recently been a enjoying a brace of Fred Astaire roles -- Ted Hanover in Holiday Inn at Goodspeed (World Premiere) and Jerry Travers in Top Hat at the Aldwych Theatre in London. He's also originated the role of Bert in the West End and Broadway productions of Mary Poppins for which he was Olivier and Tony Award nominated, and won both Drama Desk and Theatre World awards. Other London credits include Crazy For You, Peggy Sue Got Married, Me and My Girl, Over My Shoulder and Oklahoma!
Alysha Umphress just ended her run as Hildy in the Broadway revival of On the Town. She's also appeared on Broadway in American Idiot, On a Clear Day You Can See Forever, Priscilla Queen of the Desert and Bring It On. Off Broadway: Make Me a Song: The Music of William Finn. Regional: Signature Theatre: Beaches (CC Bloom); Barrington Stage: On the Town. TV: "Law & Order: SVU", "Nurse Jackie". Recordings: American Idiot, Bring It On, Fugitive Songs, Alysha Umphress Live at the Laurie Beechman.
Alton Fitzgerald White comes to us directly from the Broadway production of The Lion King, where he starred in a record-setting 4308 performances as King Mufasa. Other Broadway credits include The Color Purple, Ragtime, Smokey Joe's Cafe, Miss Saigon and The Who's Tommy. He is still joyfully celebrating his critically acclaimed, smash hit CD, Disney My Way! with concert dates across the globe. www.altonfitzgeraldwhite.com
The Dim the Lights series is sponsored by Jane & Martin Schwartz ♦ Judy & Morton Sloan ♦ Susan Isaacs & Elkan Abramowitz ♦ Capell, Barnett, Matalon & Schoenfeld
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