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54 Below

A Nonprofit Cabaret Venue

Adrian Jstn, known for roles in The Color Purple and Marvel’s “ECHO,” returns to 54 Below with his solo debut, Jst The Beginning. Tracing his journey from Decatur, GA to the NYC spotlight, the show features a captivating mix of music from legends like Mary J. Blige, Luther Vandross, The Clark Sisters, and Jstn’s personal favorites. The atmosphere swings from intimate revelation to jubilant celebration, as Jstn opens doors for multi-hyphenate performers from the south, proving dreams can come true. Don’t miss this unforgettable evening of powerful storytelling and musical expression. Produced by Malakia Sims-Winfrey, with music direction by Rashad McPherson.

Joined by:

Shawn Dustin on drums
AJ Jagannath on guitar
Rashad McPherson 
on keys
Criston Oates on bass

Please note that all artists and acts are subject to change at any time.


  • $40 (includes $5 in fees) – $51 (includes $6 in fees)
  • VIP Seating: $62 (includes $7 in fees)
  • Premiums: $84 (includes $9 in fees)
  • Prices shown are only valid for online purchases. Additional $6 in fees for all seating sections if purchased at the box office.
  • $25 Food & Beverage Minimum

Times(show / doors open)

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