Celebrating Satisfaction! New York actors, musicians convey Broadway to metropolis

STONINGTON – Leenya Rideout, Leana Rae Concepcion, John McVeigh and Fred Rose will perform Broadway hits and lesser recognized musical gildings as part of Opera House Arts’ “Broadway Entails Stonington-Satisfaction!” 8 p.m. Saturday, June 4, on the Stoneington Opera House. Proof of COVID-19 vaccination shall be required at Satisfaction themed live performance occasions.

Broadway actor, musician, songwriter and arranger Leenya Rideout is known for his distinctive and sometimes offbeat deal with the human state of affairs in performs, musicals, films, and dwell efficiency phases in New York Metropolis and across the globe. He has labored with directors much like John Doyle, Marianne Elliott, Sam Mendes and Rob Marshall along with Grasp Puppets Basil Jones and Adrian Kohler on the Tony Award-winning manufacturing of “Warhorse” at Lincoln Coronary heart. He has carried out premiere roles in new performs and musicals and collaborated on revival reveals along with the 1998 manufacturing of “Cabaret” and the 2006 Musician Actor manufacturing of “The Agency.” From Guenevere to Aldonza to the Witch in “Into the Woods,” Leenya has carried out a variety of characters and appeared in musicals celebrating people heroes like Woody Guthrie. Leenya’s songwriting blends people, rock, and nation with a Celtic edge and his distinctive solo play to the music “Wild Abandon” premiered on Broadway in 2018. He stars inside the new romantic comedy, “Love, Repeat.” He has taught sound at New York Faculty and has labored as a educating artist for faculty youngsters of all ages. A neighborhood of the Rocky Mountains, she now lives in Manhattan collectively along with her husband, actor Ted Koch.

Leana Rae Concepcion is a first-generation Filipino-American actor and singer who was born and raised in California. He moved to New York Metropolis to attend Tempo Faculty and graduated in 2019 with a bachelor of arts diploma in Musical Theatre. Rising up, Leana meant to attend West Stage and forge a career inside the navy until her freshman 12 months of highschool when her life took a 180-degree flip. He traded his navy ambitions and battle boots for creative ones and in no way appeared once more.

Praised by the New Orleans Situations-Picayune for his “rich lyrical tenor, extraordinary excessive phrase, and hanging attractiveness,” opera singer John McVeigh continues to garner consideration for his world-class performances all through the US and across the globe. Ultimate season, he featured Pang on “Turandot” with the Palm Seashore Opera, Don Basilio on “The Marriage of Figaro” with the Opera Theater St. Louis and carried out as a soloist on Handel’s “Messiah” with the Indianapolis Chamber Orchestra. Subsequent season, the tenor will return to the Metropolitan Opera in “Le nozze di Figaro” and “Turandot.” Educated opera singer and jewelry artist, McVeigh based mostly J. McVeigh Jewelry in 2017. Located on the waterfront, this gallery choices 30 principal jewelry and metal artists from across the globe.

To purchase tickets, title 326-2788 or go to operahousearts.org.

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