Urban Stages Presents Winter Rhythms

Celebrating their 11th anniversary, Urban Stages presents their annual fundraising event in support of the Urban Stages Arts & Education Outreach Program. The concerts range from Classical and Jazz to Opera and Musical Theatre and more.

Here is a peek at their line-up.

A Patron’s Night Gala Celebration is set for Monday, December 16th at 7:00 pm with a special show, Sing The Shadows Away starring Karen Akers. Tickets are priced from $160-$500, including cocktails at 6:30 pm, the show begins at 7:00 pm with dinner following the performance.

This two week production includes many of the best singers in the biz: Karen Akers, Julie Gold, Sean Harkness, Pete & Maura Kennedy, Lina Koutrakous, David Sabella, Marcus Simeone, Richard Skipper plus many surprise guests.

Here are just a few of my picks to mark your calendar:

Saturday, December 14 – 6:30PM is Beth & Ritt’s Holiday Survival Kit, Starring: Beth Falcone & Ritt Henn and featuring: Penny Fuller.

Saturday, December 14 – 9:30PM – Gary Apple in Back to Hell: The 1st Anniversary Concert of Christmas in Hell and includes members of the original Off-Broadway cast: Scott Ahearn, Lori Hammel, Elijah Rayman, Zak Risinger, Ron Wisniski and Jonathan Stewart as Lucifer with Music Director, Logan Medland. Directed by: Gary Apple.

Friday, December 20 – 9:00PM – Gentlemen of Jazz – Eckstine, Hartman, Cole, Williams & Jarreau – Starring: Aaron Lee Battle with Music Director, John Thomas Fischer, Marco Panascia on Bass and Simon Fishburn on Drums.

Check out their website for all performances and to reserve tickets:

Urban Stages
259 West 30th Street
New York, NY
Tickets: 866-811-4111