Fifty Key Stage Musicals, based on Robert W. Schneider and Shannon Agnew's Routledge Press book of the same name, will be presented at 54 Below February 8 at 7 PM. The evening will also be live streamed.
The concert, which will spotlight 50 productions that were seminal in altering the landscape of musical theatre, will feature many of the artists who were part of these musicals.
Scheduled to perform are George Lee Andrews (The Phantom of the Opera), Caitlin Belcik (Of Thee I Sing), Drama Desk winner Jim Brochu (Fiddler on the Roof), LaDonna Burns (Ain’t Misbehavin), Tony winner Len Cariou (Sweeney Todd), Tony nominee Kevin Chamberlin (Seussical), Alexandra Amadeo Frost (The Secret Garden), Tony nominee Beth Fowler (Beauty and the Beast), Janine LaManna (Seussical), Tony nominee Lee Roy Reams (La Cage aux Folles), and Mark William (Of Thee I Sing).
Michael Lavine is the musical director.
Schneider, who is producing the evening, says, “Putting this concert together will be just one of many incredible resources for future students of musical theatre that will be available to them through the Fifty Key Musicals series. We are so honored that so many legends will be back to tell us their memories of creating these landmark shows.”
For ticket information visit 54Below.com.