New Writers at 54! Andy Roninson, feat. Kate Baldwin, Thom Sesma, & More!
February 17, 2022
Jonathan Larson Award-winner Andy Roninson makes his Feinstein’s/54 Below debut with a batch of world premieres as well as classics from his internationally-acclaimed podcast Take A Ten. With characters hailing from ‘70s Soviet Russia to the depths of outer space, Andy Roninson’s songs take a sweet, funny, and sad look at what it means to be alive. Don’t miss this one-of-a-kind chance to hear Broadway and top NYC voices bring this new, original work to life!
Directed by Alexa Smith
New Writers At 54! is an ongoing series at Feinstein’s/54 Below showcasing exciting work by today’s hottest emerging voices, curated by Creative and Programming Director Jennifer Tepper and Assistant Programming Director Alexa Spiegel.
Tony Award® nominee Kate Baldwin (Hello, Dolly!, Big Fish, Finian’s Rainbow)
C.K. Edwards (Shuffle Along…, After Midnight, Billy Elliot: The Musical)
Tony Award® winner Debbie Gravitte (Chicago, Ain’t Broadway Grand)
Samantha Hahn (National Yiddish Theatre’s Fiddler on the Roof)
Lindsey M. E. Newton (“71st Annual Tony Awards®”)
Thom Sesma (Disney’s The Lion King, The Times They Are A-Changin’, Man of La Mancha)
Arri Lawton Simon (Borders)
Mariand Torres (Wicked, Hadestown)
Also featuring a select ensemble of students from the prestigious Manhattan School of Music:
Frédérique Gnaman – Violin
Susan Mandel – Cello
Beth Callen – Guitar
Matt Scharfglass – Bass
Adam Wolfe – Drums
Please note that all artists and acts are subject to change at any time.
Andy Roninson, whose songs can, with ease, be added into the American Songbook and secured for generations of music lovers to enjoy.