Open This Pit Up!
Broadway’s pit orchestra musicians are some of the most passionate, hardworking, and talented people around! Bandleader and bassist Dave D’aranjo curates a high-energy curates a high-energy, groovy evening of contemporary musical theater at Feinstein’s/54 Below. With selections from In The Heights, On Your Feet!, Once On This Island, Hair, Songs For A New World, Hairspray, and more, Dave & his band of stellar pit musicians aim to show how fun & funky things can get underneath the stage.
Hosted by Jake McKenna, Open This Pit Up! features the incredible vocal talents of Tyla Collier (Sistas, The Musical), Julian Diaz-Granados (Ruben and Clay’s Christmas Spectacular Reunion Show), Terrell Foster-James, Georgia Sackler, Kristin Dausch, and Beda Spindola (Revelation: The Musical; “Undercover Boss Celebrity Edition” w/ Idina Menzel). With music direction by Lena Gabrielle, the band also features Nick Wilders, Ethan Hack-Chabot, David Mayers, Noah Hadland (A Chorus Line International Tour), and Elena Bonomo (Waitress 1st National Tour).
Please note that all artists and acts are subject to change at any time.