The Argyle Theatre is pleased to announce the next edition in its ongoing Broadway Concert Series with BROADWAY DIVAFEST which will showcase the talents of five of Broadway’s finest vocalists. Created exclusively for our venue by New York Casting Director and Producer Stephen DeAngelis, the cast will recreate their most memorable musical moments and career highlights as well as demonstrate their versatility, share backstage behind-the-scenes anecdotes and participate in an enlightening and entertaining question-and-answer session with our audience.
The event will take place on Sunday, April 14th at 3 PM
Scheduled artists are Miki Abraham (Shucked). Mara Davi (Joan in Dames at Sea; Janet Van De Graaf in The Drowsy Chaperone; Maggie in A Chorus Line; Irving Berlin’s White Christmas; The Play That Goes Wrong), Keri Rene Fuller (Jane Seymour in Six The Musical; Waitress); Tony Award nominee and 2X Drama Desk Award nominee Christiane Noll (Cunthia Murphy in Dear Evan Hansen;; Mother in Ragtime; Hannah Chaplin in Chaplin; It Ain’t Nothin’ But the Blues; Emma Carew in Jekyll & Hyde) and Ta-Tynisa Wilson (Hamilton; “American Idol”) Musical Director/Accompanist will once again be Asher Denburg . Musical selections will feature the best of classic and contemporary musical theatre. Shows represented will include Hamilton; Beautiful: The Carole King Musical; Waitress; Six The Musical; Cats; Ragtime; Dreamgirls; Shucked; Thoroughly Modern Millie; Jekyll & Hyde; Dames At Sea and [title of show]. Join us for what is certain to be a memorable afternoon full of Broadway showstoppers for audience members of all ages.
is a versatile and in-demand musician whose work has been heralded worldwide. He currently plays for residencies at The Green Room 42 (At This Performance…; Pretty, Witty, & Gay Cabaret) and Chelsea Music Hall (Sweet! w/Seth Herzog). Selected credits as music director: national tours of Spamilton, Cirque Musica Holiday Spectacular; Never Sleep Alone (Virgin Voyages, inaugural company); Breath and Imagination (Lyric Stage Company of Boston/Front Porch Arts Collective, IRNE nomination for Best Music Director). Concerts with Jackie Burns, Gavin Lee, Jelani Remy, Sis Thee Doll, and more. Selected orchestrations/arrangements: Bachelors of Broadway; Never Sleep Alone; Shanghai Sonatas in concert (Wallis Annenberg, world premiere); Fable (NYMF, world premiere); ghostwriter for the Boston Pops, Chicago Symphony. Asher is currently touring with Jeff Ross, writing original songs for Ross’ new show, Take A Banana for The Ride
has produced over 300 different Broadway concerts at venues in New York and across the United States featuring a multitude of Broadway stars including many Tony Award and Drama Desk Award winners and nominees, stars from hit television series and films whose roots are on stage and Broadway's fastest rising young performers. Throughout his career, he has worked with over 100,000 performers across all entertainment mediums. He is also the Producing Artistic Director and Host of At This Performance... , the critically acclaimed concert series that has showcased the talents of over 1200 Broadway Standbys, Understudies and Alternates since October 2003. His work as a Producer of the ongoing series was acknowledged in BroadwayWorld's List of "Best Club, Cabaret and Concert for 2021". He has cast over 3600 network television and radio commercials for Manhattan's leading advertising agencies and has contributed to many historic and award-winning spots and campaigns including many which have been recognized with Platinum, Gold and Silver Lions at Cannes. Stephen also cast the six-time Emmy Award nominated Playhouse Disney series “Johnny and the Sprites” which was seen on the Disney Channel. His work has been seen in New York and regionally in over 300 theatrical productions for companies as well as numerous festival showcases, developmental workshops and readings. Stephen is a proud member of the Stage Directors and Choreographers Society and has staged musicals in major theatres across the country in Boston, Philadelphia, Washington D.C., Dallas and St. Louis and throughout New York and New England. He has worked with Actors, Singers, Dancers, Directors, Choreographers, Composers, Lyricists and Playwrights who have been recognized with the following distinctions across all mediums: 267 Tony Award wins, 882 Tony Award nominations, 265 Drama Desk Award wins, 996 Drama Desk Award, nominations, 32 Drama League Award wins, 218 Drama League Award nominations, 201 Primetime Emmy Award wins, 861 Primetime Emmy Award nominations, 131 Daytime Emmy Award wins, 488 Daytime Emmy Award nominations, 53 Academy Award wins, 160 Academy Award nominations, 23 Olivier Award wins, 78 Olivier Award nominations, 152 Grammy Award wins, 475 Grammy Award nominations, 110 Golden Globe Award wins, 370 Golden Globe Award nominations, 5 Pulitzer Prize wins, 8 Pulitzer Prize Award nominations and 10 Kennedy Center Honors recipients.