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Nov 21, 2016 @ 7:00 pm
BEN VEREEN – 54below.com/events/ben-vereen
For Only 5 Performances November 21, 23, 24, 25, 26
Ben Vereen returns to Feinstein’s 54 Below for another unforgettable evening of song and story – with several brand new numbers, AND your favorite showstoppers. Ben’s last engagement blew the roof off the joint – audiences are still talking about it and critics are raving.
“Mr. Vereen is a song and dance man who never lets up. He wins you over with his sheer energy, good will and showbiz know-how.” -NY Times
“Vereen blows onto the stage with a gale force ready to sweep the audience up, up and away.”… so be prepared to be knocked off your feet by this riveting performance. It’s not very often you get to see a true theatrical legend perform songs he made famous on Broadway and off!” -NY Daily News
A Tony and Drama Desk Award winner for his renowned performance in Bob Fosse’s Pippin, Mr. Vereen’s Broadway credits include: Wicked, I’m Not Rappaport, Chicago, Hair, Fosse, Jelly’s Last Jam, Jesus Christ Superstar, and A Christmas Carol. In 2010, Ben completed a successful run in the world premiere of Fetch Clay, Make Man, directed by Des McAnuff (Jersey Boys) at the McCarter Theatre. Film: Idlewild, All That Jazz, Sweet Charity, Funny Lady (Golden Globe nomination), Why Do Fools Fall in Love, Once Upon a Forest. Television: The legendary television miniseries Roots, How I Met Your Mother (recurring), Grey’s Anatomy (Prism Award), Tyler Perry’s House of Payne, Law and Order: Criminal Intent, Hallmark’s An Accidental Friendship (NAACP nomination), Tenspeed and Brown Shoe, Louis Armstrong – Chicago Style, Ellis Island (Golden Globe Nomination), Anne Rice’s Feast of All Saints, Zoobilee Zoo and Star Trek – The Next Generation. Ben recently appeared in the feature films Top Five and Time Out Of Mind, and will appear as Doctor Scott in Fox’s TV version of Rocky Horror Picture Show.
Performing at 54 Below – 254 W 54th St
Performance Schedule: November 21, 23, 24, 25, 26
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