54 Celebrates The Movie Fame, feat. Christine Pedi & more!
June 26, 2023
Join us at 54 Below for an exciting evening featuring the songs from the Oscar-winning, blockbuster movie FAME! In an unforgettable celebration of the iconic movie musical and its late star Irene Cara, experience “Fame,” “Out Here on My Own,” “Hot Lunch Jam,” “I Sing the Body Electric,” and more like never before! Featuring an all-star cast, this concert is produced and directed by Michael Lavine and the onstage band will be made up of High School of Performing Arts musicians who were in the movie!
The cast includes original cast member and High School of Performing Arts alumna, Laura Dean, who was thrust into the national spotlight after starring in the film as Lisa, the dancer who almost jumps in front of a subway train, as well as Antonia Franceschi, who played ballerina Hilary van Doren, the new girl in school.
Antonia Franceschi (Hilary van Doren in Fame)
Christine Pedi (Chicago) as Mrs. Sherwood
A special video appearance by Dean Pitchford (Oscar winner, Footloose, “Fame” and “I Sing The Body Electric” songwriter)
A special video appearance by Maureen Teefy (Doris Finsecker in Fame)
and more stars to be announced!
Please note that all artists and acts are subject to change at any time.