Friday, September 16 at 8:30
Enjoy the soulful stylings of Nicholas Rodriguez as he performs some favorite hits from the seventies, with a twist. An accomplished Broadway performer, Rodriguez is thrilled to bring this cabaret of original arrangements to the Forestburgh Tavern. Don’t miss it!
Nicholas Rodriguez has had an extensive career on Broadway ( Tarzan ), film ( Sex and the City 2 ) and the concert stage. Nicholas is perhaps best known for the role of Nick Chavez on ABC's "One Life to Live" for which he received the GLAAD Media Award. Recently he starred opposite Kathleen Turner in Mother Courage and Her Children at Arena Stage in Washington, DC where he also played Freddy in My Fair Lady and was seen as Curly in Oklahoma! for which he received a 2011 Helen Hayes Award for “Best Actor in a Musical” and was named “Top 10 Performers of 2010” by The New Yorker magazine. In addition to making his Broadway debut in Disney’s production of Tarzan , Nicholas originated the role of Aaron, starring opposite Val Kilmer's Moses in the U.S Premiere of The Ten Commandments at the Kodak Theatre in Los Angeles. Off-Broadway he starred in The Toxic Avenger: The Musical , Almost Heaven: Songs of John Denver , Colette Collage, and Bajour . He’s also traveled the world on tours of Jesus Christ Superstar (Jesus), Evita (Che), and Hair (Claude). His concert appearances include performances at Radio City Music Hall, Carnegie Hall, Avery Fisher Hall, 54 Below, Feinsteins, Birdland , and the Metropolitan Room in NYC.