Ben Vereen Performs in Concert for America: Clip

“Some of Broadway’s best marked inauguration day with a concert to raise awareness for human rights charities. It was an afternoon filled with hope and song at Town Hall as members from the Broadway community gathered for Concert for America: Stand Up, Sing Out!

Friday’s event was created by Broadway guru Seth Rudetsky and his husband James Wesley to help shine the spotlight on a handful of human service organizations.”

Read more about Broadway’s Alt-Inaugural Ball.

Ben Vereen Joins Broadway Stars in Concert For America, Broadway’s Alt-Inaugural Ball

“We have no room for discouragement,” said Mr. Vereen…”Hope is all we’ve got.

“A constellation of well-known Broadway performers gathered on Friday at the Town Hall auditorium in Manhattan to sing a collection of songs about love of country and hope for the future, offering a competing vision of America to the one they associate with the country’s new president, who had been inaugurated a few hours earlier.”

Read more about the Concert for America.

BEN VEREEN TALKS FISHNETS, STILETTOS & ‘OPTIMISM’ OF ‘ROCKY HORROR’ MUSICAL

‘The legendary performer, whose career on both the stage and screen spans nearly four decades, believes that it is “the optimism” of the original movie that has allowed it to remain a global cultural phenomenon.’

Ben Vereen in THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW: LET’S DO THE TIME WARP AGAIN: Premiered Thursday, Oct. 20 (8:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. ©2016 Fox Broadcasting Co. Cr: Steve Wilkie/FOX

“It’s a dream of being more than you are,” Ben says. “It’s being in that outer body experience. Going to that planet where you can do the Time Warp again, again and again.”
– Electronic Urban Report

Read the whole interview here!

Ben Vereen’s ‘STEPPIN’ OUT’ Provides Magical, Mesmerizing Experience!

“He sang every note with passion and verve, displaying incredible vocal stamina and endurance. He never let his charisma and that twinkle in his eye waver, and he always gave back.”

“At the start of his show, he declared that STEPPIN’ OUT was his tour to give thanks. And yet again, along with showing his gratitude for everything that his audiences had given him over the years, he left us all with an encapsulating, monumental, and unforgettable experience.” – BROADWAYWORLD.COM

Read More

Tony Winner Ben Vereen Performing at Feinstein’s at the Nikko this June!

278E7B8AD-FD8B-922E-912D40209BF6F19E “Tony and Drama Desk Award winner, Ben Vereen, will bring his critically-acclaimed one-man show, Steppin’ Out, to Feinstein’s at the Nikko for two performances only – Friday, June 17 (8 p.m.) and Saturday, June 18 (7 p.m.).

Highlighting Mr. Vereen’s unique blend of artistry, Steppin’ Out combines a tribute to Broadway, Frank Sinatraand Sammy Davis, Jr. in an evening of unforgettable song and stories.”

Read more.