2018 MONDAY CONCERTS & EVENTS
All shows at 7:30pm (Doors open at 7pm) | $49 PREMIUM SEATS | $39 STANDARD SEATS | $29 VALUE SEATS
ARTISTS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE | ADDITIONAL TICKET FEES APPLIED AT TIME OF PURCHASE
ARTISTS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE | ADDITIONAL TICKET FEES APPLIED AT TIME OF PURCHASE
A BROADWAY CELEBRATION
An exciting new concert event created exclusively for Theatre by The Sea. Produced and hosted by New York Casting Director Stephen DeAngelis, five of Broadway's finest vocalists will recreate some of their most memorable and favorite musical moments as they celebrate the spectrum from classic to contemporary Broadway. The concert will allow the performers to display their great talents and versatility, share backstage behind-the-scenes anecdotes and conduct an enlightening and entertaining question and answer session with the audience. Scheduled performers include Sara Jean Ford (The Phantom of the Opera; Cats; How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying; A Little Night Music; Finian’s Rainbow), Julia Murney (Wicked; Lennon), Jon Peterson (Cabaret), Nic Rouleau (The Book of Mormon), Alton Fitzgerald White (The Lion King; The Color Purple; Ragtime; The Who’s Tommy; Miss Saigon). Musical Director/Accompanist will be Jon Balcourt (Dear Evan Hanson; The Book of Mormon). Join us for what is certain to be a “can’t miss” event for musical theatre lovers of all ages.
SARA JEAN FORD: Broadway: Cats (Jellylorum); The Phantom of the Opera (Christine Daae); How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying (Smitty); A Little Night Music (Petra); Finian’s Rainbow. Off-Broadway: The Fantasticks (Luisa); Anyone Can Whistle (June; Encores!). National Tours: Wicked; The Phantom of the Opera. Regional: Sunday in the Park with George (Dot); Candide (Cunegonde). BFA, Carnegie Mellon.
JULIA MURNEY last appeared on Broadway as Elphaba in Wicked after playing the role on the national tour for which she received an Acclaim Award. Other New York credits include Lennon,; The Wild Party (Drama Desk nomination); The Vagina Monologues; Falling (Drama Desk nomination); A Class Act; The Landing; Saved; Crimes of the Heart; Queen of the Mist and Time and Again (Lucille Lortel nomination). She’s been seen regionally all over the U.S.- Signature Theatre, MUNY, Williamstown Theatre Festival, Reprise!LA, Sacramento Music Circus, North Carolina Theatre, Lyric, Rubicon and Goodspeed, to name a few-and in concert she has performed solo shows nationally as well as in NYC at Feinstein's/54 Below, Birdland, Joe's Pub & Ars Nova. Symphony appearances have ranged from Carnegie Hall to The Kennedy Center, Caramoor to Town Hall, from Malaysia to Maui & a lot of spots in between. Among her TV credits are “Madam Secretary”, “30 Rock”, “Sex and the City”, “Elementary”, “Brothers and Sisters”, “Ed”, “NYPD Blue”, all the “Law and Orders”, “First You Dream” and about a gazillion voiceovers. A Syracuse University graduate, her recordings include the original cast albums of The Wild Party and A Class Act, the Grammy nominated Actor’s Fund Benefit of Hair and her first solo album I’m Not Waiting, which is available on iTunes & on her website, juliamurney.com. Twitter: @juliamurney Instagram: @pepamama
JON PETERSON recently returned to New York having starred as the Emcee in the National tour of Cabaret, a role he also played on Broadway. Off-Broadway: George M. Cohan Tonight; Have a Heart; The George M. Cohan Revue; Irving Berlin in Person; Half a Sixpence. Regional: Peter and the Starcatcher (Theatre Aspen); He Wrote Good Songs [writer/ actor] (Seven Angels Theatre); Song Man Dance Man (Milwaukee Rep); Singin’ in the Rain (Ogunquit Playhouse); Sophisticated Ladies (Gateway Playhouse); Half a Sixpence (Goodspeed); The World Goes Round; The Rocky Horror Show; A Chorus Line (MUNY). London West End: The Sound of Music; A Chorus Line; Dames at Sea; She Loves Me; “Y”; Sophisticated Ladies;Cavalcade; Whoop-Dee-Doo!; Definitely Doris; Cats; On Your Toes; Blitz!. Film include: “Then”; “Sketch”; “Coffee and Cabbage”; “A Moment”; “Track”; “The Lost City of Tomorrow”; “My Life Sucks”; “Rick’s Pawn Shop”; “Death’s Waiting Room”; “Like the Spider”; “The Color of War”; “Human After All”; Face to Face”; “Penny Saver”; “Proverbia”; Anna Ballerina”; “Mail Order Wife”; “Surviving Picasso”. Albums: “Skidoo!”; “George M. Cohan Tonight”; “The Johnny Mercer Jamboree”; “Irving Berlin Revisited."
NIC ROULEAU recently completed a 6 ½ year run as Elder Price in The Book of Mormon. He is the longest running Elder Price, having starred in the show on Broadway, in Chicago and in the West End in London. Television credits include Daddy’s Boy in Tina Fey’s Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (Netflix) and the 2012 Tony Awards (CBS). Other credits include Emmett in Legally Blonde (US National Tour) and Woody in Toy Story: The Musical (Disney). Regional: Les Miserables (Marius); A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (Hero); Cabaret (Cliff); Changing Times (Reese). Education: Bachelor’s of Music Degree, NYU Steinhardt. Twitter/Instagram: @nicrouleau
ALTON FITZGERALD WHITE comes to us from the Broadway production of The Lion King where he starred in 4308 performances as King Mufasa, more times than any other actor. Other Broadway: The Color Purple (Mister), Ragtime (Coalhouse Walker Jr.), Smokey Joe's Cafe (Ken), Miss Saigon (John), The Who's Tommy (Hawker). West End: Smokey Joe's Cafe (Ken). Concert dates all over the world! He is still joyfully celebrating his critically acclaimed, smash hit CD, Disney My Way!. He is also the author of the best-selling book “My Pride: Mastering Life’s Daily Performance”.
JON BALCOURT (Music Director) is a NYC-based composer, music director, and orchestrator. Broadway: Dear Evan Hansen, The Book of Mormon. National Tours: The Book of Mormon, Avenue Q, Dreamgirls, How the Grinch Stole Christmas. Regional: Legally Blonde (MUNY), Disney's The Little Mermaid (MUNY), RENT (John W. Engeman Theatre), The Hidden Sky (Prospect Theater). Orchestrations and arrangements: What We Do For Love (dir. Hinton Battle), Iron Curtain (Prospect Theater, and Seattle's Village Theater) The Night Before/The Morning After (NY Fringe Festival), Prest-o Changeo (Barringon Stage, 2016), and The Clown Parade (currently available on iTunes).
STEPHEN DeANGELIS (Producer/Host) is thrilled to return to the Theatre By The Sea having appeared here as an actor earlier in his career. He has produced over 250 different Broadway concerts at venues in New York and across the United States featuring a multitude of Broadway stars including many Tony Award and Drama Desk Award winners and nominees, stars from hit television series and films whose roots are on stage and Broadway's fastest rising young performers. He is also the Producing Artistic Director and Host of At This Performance..., the critically acclaimed concert series that has showcased the talents of over 900 Broadway Standbys, Understudies and Alternates since October 2003. He has cast over 3600 network television and radio commercials for Manhattan's leading advertising agencies for such clients as DirecTV, Olive Garden, Red Lobster, E*TRADE, Febreze, Cover Girl, Pantene, Advil, Robitussin, Downy and has contributed to many historic and award-winning spots and campaigns including many which have been recognized with Platinum, Gold and Silver Lions at Cannes. Stephen also cast the six-time Emmy Award-nominated Playhouse Disney series “Johnny and the Sprites” starring Tony Award nominee John Tartaglia which was seen on the Disney Channel. His work has been seen in New York and regionally in over 300 theatrical productions for companies including Musicals Tonight!, York Theatre Company, Queens Theatre in the Park, The John W. Engeman Theater at Northport, The Drama League, Casa Mañana, North Shore Music Theatre, Virginia Stage Company, Connecticut Repertory Theatre, Syracuse Stage, Stage One, Studio Arena Theatre, American Stage Company, GeVa Theatre, Starlight Theatre of Kansas City, the St. Louis Municipal Opera (The MUNY) and Dallas Summer Musicals among others as well as numerous festival showcases, workshops and readings. Other credits include The World AIDS Day All-Star Concert Revivals of Pippin and The Secret Garden, the All-Star production of Elegies for Angels, Punks and Raging Queens, the 25th Anniversary National Tour of Hair and the Off-Broadway production of Bring in the Morning. He is a proud member of the Stage Directors and Choreographers Society and has staged musicals in major theatres across the country in Boston, Philadelphia, Washington D.C., Dallas and St. Louis and throughout New York and New England. Recent productions include the New York premiere of the new musical Unexpected Joy by two-time Tony Award nominee Bill Russell (Side Show) and Janet Hood. email@example.com
ETHEL MERMAN'S BROADWAY
Starring Rita McKenzie
After a new run of hit New York City shows, Ethel Merman’s Broadway is once again knocking them in the aisles – across the country! She was the Queen of Broadway during its Golden Age! Ethel Merman’s Broadway stars the bold and brassy Rita McKenzie, recreating a theatrical era filled with charm, wit, personality, and most of all...wonderful music! Relive those amazing tunes: “I Got Rhythm,” “There’s No Business Like Show Business,” “Everything’s Coming Up Roses” and 20 more of Broadway’s all-time greatest songs. McKenzie weaves Merman’s bigger-than life story with her signature tunes in an absolute must-see evening. “McKenzie is delicious in this tribute!”—Jerry Herman, composer Mame, Hello, Dolly!
MASTER ILLUSIONIST LYN DILLIES
Master Illusionist Lyn Dillies is the most highly acclaimed female illusionist in magic history. Her captivating stage show is one for the ages – all ages, in fact. Infusing all the spectacle and flash of Vegas into an enchanting, family-friendly event, Lyn’s spellbinding illusions put standing-room-only audiences on the edge of their seats and in the palm of her hand. From the grandeur of New York’s Lincoln Center to Hollywood's Magic Castle, rave reviews accompany her powerful brand of mystery and illusion. Dillies dazzles, amazes and astounds with some of the most masterful, mind-blowing illusions in magic today. As Peter Lesnik, Executive Director of the Carpenter Center in Long Beach, CA states, "We had 3 year olds to 93 year olds and everyone had a ball! Lots of laughter and ooohs and aaahs and the head scratching from the dads in the audience was almost audible!
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ROYALTY OF DOO-WOPP
Scheduled performers include:
TONY FUNCHES - former long-time lead singer of Herb Reed's THE PLATTERS - The Great Pretender, My Prayer, Harbor Lights, Smoke Gets In Your Eyes, Only You.
Rock ‘n Roll and Doo-Wopp Hall Of Fame inductee BILLY DAVIS - Co-composer and lead guitarist on The “original” Twist, Higher and Higher, with Jackie Wilson, original guitar tutor for Jimi Hendrix.
THE ORIGINAL SUPER GIRLS GROUP featuring the first lady of the Doo-Wopp Hall of Fame, LOUISE MURRAY - lead singer of THE HEARTS and THE JAYNETTS (Lonely Nights, Sally Go Round The Roses), and original members of THE COOKIES (Don't Say Nothin' Bad About My Baby, Chains) and THE EXCITERS (Tell Him, Do-Wah-Diddy).