by Sh-K-Boom Records on 5/23/2013
Following up sold out runs at New York's prestigious 54 Below and London's Hippodrome, Tony Award nominee Sherie Rene Scott
will bring her acclaimed show, Piece of Meat
—one of Time Out New York'
s Best of 2012—back the NYC hot spot where it premiered. Piece of Meat
will return to 54 Below for a strictly limited engagement from June 17-29.
Sherie's celebrated storytelling and musicianship make Piece of Meat a hybrid live-performance experience, with songs by Dire Straits, Joni Mitchell, Paul McCartney, Pete Townshend, Annie Lennox and Buddy Holly and original compositions by acclaimed contemporary composer Todd Almond.
Sherie is best known as the original Cathy in Jason Robert Brown's The Last 5 Years
, Ursula in the Broadway production of Disney's The Little Mermaid
, and Amneris in Elton John and Tim Rice's Aida. She earned two Tony Award nominations, the first for Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, and the second as writer and star of her own Broadway show, Everyday Rapture.
Piece of Meat is directed by Lear deBessonett, with musical direction and arrangements by Todd Almond and staging by Michele Lynch.
Find out more about Sherie Rene Scott and 'Piece of Meat' at sherierenescott.com
. Watch Sherie sing "Honestly" from the original 54 Below run here: