28 episodes

This theatrical interview show, recorded live at 54 Below in New York City, takes you on and off the stage of Broadway's nightclub. The podcast features clips from 54Below's cabaret performances and exclusive interviews with Broadway actors, comedians, directors, set designers, musicians and more.

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This theatrical interview show, recorded live at 54 Below in New York City, takes you on and off the stage of Broadway's nightclub. The podcast features clips from 54Below's cabaret performances and exclusive interviews with Broadway actors, comedians, directors, set designers, musicians and more.

    Ep.27 - Donna McKechnie

    Ep.27 - Donna McKechnie

    McKechnie, best known the world over for creating the role of Cassie in A Chorus Line, is also famous for her Broadway appearances in State Fair, On the Town, Company, Promises, Promises and How To Succeed in Business Without Really Trying. Hear Tony-winner Donna McKechnie talk about her brand new show: a musical déjà vu celebrating the scintillating 70′s in New York City via the music of Jim Croce, Peter Allen, Marvin Hamlisch, Billy Strayhorn, and Stephen Sondheim, with arrangements and music direction by John McDaniel.

    More information and tickets at 54below.com

    • 12 min
    Ep. 26 - Maurice Hines

    Ep. 26 - Maurice Hines

    Broadway veteran and Tony nominee talks about his original show Tap’in Through Life . Hear Hines recall memories from early childhood, when he and his younger brother Gregory were childhood tap-dancing sensations, appearing in New York, Las Vegas, and Europe, and on television, and a remarkable thirty-five appearances on The Tonight Show. A smash in 1978′s Broadway sensation Eubie!, Maurice’s critically-acclaimed appearances on the Great White Way include Sophisticated Ladies and Uptown… It’s Hot, which he also conceived, directed and choreographed.  

    Maurice Hines is at 54Below from Dec. 26-29th.  More information and tickets at 54Below.com

    • 13 min
    Ep.25 - Liz Callaway

    Ep.25 - Liz Callaway

    A chat with Tony Nominee and Emmy Award-winning actress, singer

    and recording artist Liz Callaway.  She made her Broadway debut

    in Stephen Sondheim’s Merrily We Roll Along, received a Tony

    Award nomination for her performance in Baby, and for five

    years, won acclaim as Grizabella in Cats. Liz also starred in

    the original casts of Miss Saigon, The Look of Love and The

    Spitfire Grill, and provided the singing voice for numerous

    animated features including the Oscar-nominated Anastasia.

    With a busy concert career that takes her throughout the

    world, New York audiences are fortunate indeed to have her

    in residence this Fall for seven very special performances only.

     

    Tickets and more info at 54below.com

    • 14 min
    Ep.24 - Melissa Errico

    Ep.24 - Melissa Errico

    Melissa Errico has been wowing audiences since she was 
    plucked out of Yale to star in the first national touring 
    company of Les Miserables. Since then, Broadway has 
    embraced her in My Fair Lady (Eliza, 1993 revival), High Society, 
    Amour (Tony nomination) and, most recently, Irving Berlin’s 
    White Christmas. Kennedy Center audiences applauded her 
    performance as Dot opposite Raul Esparza’s George in Sunday 
    in the Park with George. She'll talk about her three critically-heralded CDs, Blue Like That, Lullabies 
    and Wildflowers and A Legrand Affair (produced by Phil 
    Ramone).  

    Melissa is at 54Below from Oct.30-Nov.3

    For more information and tickets visit 54below.com

    • 14 min
    Ep.23 - Sherie Rene Scott

    Ep.23 - Sherie Rene Scott

    Before Sherie Rene Scott became one of Broadway's favorite leading ladies, she sang with four giant turtles on stage at Radio City Music Hall, worked as a backup singer, and sold shoes on Park Avenue (and loved it).  

    Known for her work in numerous theatrical productions including  EVERYDAY RAPTURE, WOMEN ON THE VERGE OF A NERVOUS BREAKDOWN ,  THE  LITTLE MERMAID, TOMMY, RENT, THE LAST FIVE YEARS, and DEBBIE DOES DALLAS,  Sherie Rene Scott premiers her new work, Piece of Meat, in collaboration with Todd Almond at 54Below Oct. 16-27.  

    For more information and tickets visit 54Below.com

    • 16 min
    Ep.22 - Andrea Martin

    Ep.22 - Andrea Martin

    Scott Wittman talks to Emmy and Tony-winning actress and comedian, Andrea Martin, best known for films such as My Big Fat Greek Wedding, and in stage in productions such as My Favorite Year, Fiddler on the Roof, Candide, Young Frankenstein, Exit the King, and in the television series, SCTV. She is joined by Sirius XM host, actor, writer, performer and her accompanying pianist, Seth Rudetsky.

    Andrea Martins performs at 54Below Oct 9-11.  Visit 54Below.com for information and tickets

    • 6 min

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