THE SCREENING ROOM: Playbill Video Celebrates 54 Below Performances From Patti LuPone, Telly Leung, Andrea McArdle, Ben Vereen and More (Video)
25 Dec 2012
The inviting new nightlife venue 54 Below, designed by Tony Award winner
John Lee Beatty and architect Richard Lewis, opened its doors last summer with a special engagement by Tony Award winner Patti LuPone.
Since then, the swanky space owned by Tom Viertel,
Marc Routh, Richard Frankel and Steven Baruch, has showcased the work of new and established songwriters, as well as such theatre icons as Len Cariou, Linda Lavin, Leslie Uggams and Andrea McArdle. The venue has also featured memorable engagements by Justin Vivian Bond, Sherie Rene Scott, Liz Callaway, Michael Cerveris, Bridget Everett and Cole Escola.
54 Below has lighting by Tony Award winner
Ken Billington and sound by Tony Award nominee Peter Hylenski. MAC Award winner Phil Geoffrey Bond is the director of programming.
54Below.com to browse upcoming engagements, including Patti LuPone's special New Year's Eve celebration.
Playbill.com takes a look at our exclusive video coverage at the artists who have played 54 Below to celebrate the last six months of programming.
06 Mar 2014 -- Ghostlight: The Songs of Martin and Realbuto, Featuring Mandy Gonzalez, Natascia Diaz, Jason Gotay, Christina Sajous, Presented March 6 05 Mar 2014 -- Mimi Hines, Tovah Feldshuh, Julia Murney, Karen Mason, Emily Skinner and More Set for 54 Below's Funny Girl Concert 05 Mar 2014 -- Panic! In Concert, New Musical Featuring Songs by Panic! At the Disco, Will Play 54 Below; Cast Announced 03 Mar 2014 -- Melissa van der Schyff, Ryan Silverman, Melissa O'Neil, Danielle Wade and More Will Blame Canada! at 54 Below 18 Feb 2014 -- Mandy Gonzalez, Natascia Diaz, Jenna Leigh Green, Jason Gotay, Christina Sajous Set for Ghostlight: The Songs of Martin and Realbuto
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