Be part of The Classical Theatre of Harlem and Tony, Emmy, & Grammy Nominee Brandon Victor Dixon for Right here For The Holidays, a live performance with an open bar at Ginny’s Supper Membership (Purple Rooster) on December 18th at 8:00 p.m.
Restricted tickets can be found beginning at $50 and embrace an open bar. Get tickets at this time at cthnyc.org
Brandon Victor Dixon is a multifaceted expertise with a powerful array of awards and accolades. Notably, he earned Tony and Grammy nominations for his roles in The Colour Purple and Motown The Musical, respectively, and acquired nominations for Olivier, Drama Desk, Lucille Lortel, Outer Critics Circle, Drama League, and AUDELCO awards for his excellent portrayal of Haywood Patterson in The Scottsboro Boys. Dixon, a Columbia College graduate, was additionally honored with the College’s I.A.L Diamond Award for Achievement within the Arts, alongside luminaries like Tony Kushner, Jeanine Tesori, and Katori Corridor. Past his stage and display achievements, Dixon co-founded WalkRunFly, which produced Tony Award-winning productions, and The WeAre Basis, a non-profit devoted to “Turning Artwork into Motion.” He additionally developed the Qurator Film Scores App, accessible on iOS/Android, and has shared the stage with celebrated artists like Jennifer Hudson, Liza Minnelli, and Tony winners Levi Kries, Kelli O’Hara, and Brian Stokes Mitchell. Initially from Gaithersburg, Maryland, Brandon Victor Dixon presently resides in New York Metropolis.
This breathtakingly intimate vacation present will embrace performances of some favourite vacation classics, in addition to Broadway hit songs from Dixon’s huge repertoire. An open bar will probably be accessible to patrons all night time, and attendees are inspired to benefit from Purple Rooster’s well-known delicacies earlier than the live performance. Separate reservations via OpenTable are required for dinner.
Brandon Victor Dixon first graced the Classical Theatre of Harlem’s phases within the 2022 54 Under preview efficiency of Langston in Harlem.
The venue, Purple Rooster Harlem, was named in honor of the legendary Harlem speakeasy that attracted neighborhood people, jazz greats, and noteworthy figures of the Twentieth century from Adam Clayton Powell Jr. to Nat King Cole and James Baldwin. Ginny’s Supper Membership, a live performance room situated downstairs at Purple Rooster, seats solely 75. Jones added, “regardless of the place you’re inside, you’re going to have a good time. I can’t wait to see and join with everybody there.”
The Classical Theatre of Harlem (CTH) is an American theatre firm that tells tales via the lens of the African diaspora. CTH combines unique variations, music, and dance to current nice classics of world literature and up to date works that can stand the take a look at of time. Since its founding in 1999, CTH has introduced works starting from conventional classical playwrights (Anton Chekhov, Euripides and William Shakespeare) to established Twentieth-century playwrights (August Wilson, Langston Hughes and Jean Genet) to new performs by rising playwrights. CTH additionally proudly supplies theater-based coaching and dwell theater experiences to Harlem youth and their households via its arts training program, Undertaking Classics. The group incorporates different theater-related programming together with Future Classics, Playwrights’ Playground, and Revisited Classics to have interaction new audiences, spend money on inventive improvement and provides publicity to rising creators.
The corporate serves over 20,000 dwell viewers members per yr. Its on-line choices have drawn over 500,000 viewers. To study extra, visithttps://www.cthnyc.org/.