with Anthony Wayne, Jacqueline Arnold & Anastacia McCleskey
Sun June 30th, 2013
Minimum Age: All Ages
Doors Open: 6:00PM
Show Time: 7:00PM
Event Ticket: $25/$35
Back by Popular Demand, “You Make Me Feel Mighty Real: A Sylvester Concert” returns for another SOLD OUT Concert at New York City’s (le) Poisson Rouge. Tickets are on Sale NOW. Seating $35, Standing $25. Anthony Wayne (Broadway: Pippin, Priscilla Queen of The Desert; Anything Goes) directs and brings to life the 1970’s Disco Singer Sylvester on June 30th, 2013 at 6pm and 9:30 for this thrilling One Night Only Concert. Produced by awayne Productions, Inc., “You Make Me Feel Mighty Real: A Sylvester Concert” tells the life story of Sylvester through HIS music HIS way. Beyond all the trials, tribulations, glitz and glamour of his lifestyle, he was a symbol for being FABULOUS, but, also, a symbol for unapologetically being who he was. The Creative Director/Costume Designer is Wayne’s partner Celebrity Stylist Kendrell Bowman (Atlantic Recording Artists K. Michelle, Lauriana Mae, Dawn Richard, David Banner, Kanye West). Together they put together a memorable experience.
The words and music of this show will enter your ear, soar through your heart and inspire your soul. Bring your dancing shoes and get ready to dance, laugh, cry and see Sylvester’s Fashionable Coutures!! You do NOT want to miss this.
The show features Anastacia McCleskey (Broadway: Priscilla Queen of the Desert; Hair) and Jacqueline B. Arnold (Broadway: Priscilla Queen of The Desert) as The Two Tons of Fun/Weather Girls. Backed by an FULL LIVE band led by Drummer JasonPatterson, this show is GUARANTEED to have you dancing in the aisles.
TABLE SEATING POLICY
Table seating for all seated shows is reserved exclusively for ticket holders who purchase “Table Seating” tickets. Table seating is first come, first seated. Please arrive early for the best choice of available seats. Seating begins when doors open. Tables are communal so you may be seated with other patrons. We do not take table reservations.
A standing room area is available by the bar for all guests who purchase “Standing Room” tickets. Food and beverage can be purchased at the bar but there is no minimum purchase required in this area.
All tickets sales are final. No refund or credits.
You Make Me Feel Mighty Real: A Sylvester Concert
Anthony Wayne – Anthony Wayne is the President and CEO of awayne Productions, Inc.. His company provides Inspirational Entertainment through Performing Arts and Media while igniting people to live their lives to the fullest. From the evolution of this first project, he and his company has had Sold Out shows across the country. Currently featured in Critically Acclaimed “PIPPIN” on Broadway, Anthony is beyond thrilled to share this journey with you. Other Broadway credits include “PRISCILLA” and the 2011 Revival of “ANYTHING GOES”. He has toured the world with such shows as “The Color Purple”, “A Chorus Line” (Richie) and “FAME – The Musical” (Tyrone Jackson). Being inspired by Sylvester’s courage and strength, Anthony wrote this show because he wanted to use the power he has as a Black, Gay Man within the Broadway Community to encourage people of all ages to live their dreams no matter the adversity while making better choices when it comes to HIV/AIDS awareness. “Enjoy every bit of this concert and when you leave, leave knowing you can achieve ANYTHING!” Dedicated to the memory of my Incredible mother, Elaine Gary Green. #EGG – Experiencing God’s Grace
Jacqueline B. Arnold – Jacqueline B. Arnold is proud to be a part of such a poignant and important project. “And Dahlin’, it’s FUN at that!!!! Being a part of something that has the potential to change people has always been my goal in life. And I’ve been doing just that for a while now.” Credits include “Rent”, “Hairspray”, “Priscilla”, Queen of the Desert” and a few others. “So here I am!! Now, if you’re shoes hurt, kick ’em off, but let’s dance and live for at least tonight!! We all have the power to change and be brilliant!!!”
Anastacia McCleskey – Anastacia McCleskey is a true renaissance woman from the south who has been sharing her gifts with the world since the age of ten. She ‘s a writer, painter, actor, singer and dancer. She’s been in Broadway shows, performed at Radio City Music Hall, with Carnegie Hall Community Sings and traveled around the world acting and singing, etc.. She has sung along side some of the greats and looks forward to the future for more!! Peace.