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54 Below

A Nonprofit Cabaret Venue

February 17, 2015

Cover charge: $30/35/40/55

Cover Charge Additional $5 At Door

$25 Food & Beverage Minimum


Tues, Feb 17 7pm Doors 5:15pm Tickets

The King Family

The Osmonds

The Partridges

The Jacksons

Even the Brady Kids,

and of course  . . .

the Family von Trapp

There’s no secret that families have a natural vocal compatibility. And if you haven’t heard that before, now’s the time!

The Franklin Family is thrilled to be coming to 54 Below for their concert debut on Tuesday, February 17, 2015. This family has been singing together since way back when and fans fondly refer to them as the Von Franklins!  Join them as they perform solo, duet and group numbers from many of your favorite Broadway shows.

Lisa (also known as “Mom”) is a classically-trained opera singer with a passion for musical theatre. Lisa is an accomplished performer, teacher, vocal coach, director and musical director.  Lisa has been seen on the Off-Broadway stage, many regional stages and Germany touring as a concert operatic soloist. Lisa teaches voice in Albany and in New York and has a number of students with Broadway and Off-Broadway credits.

Julia is a 2013 graduate of Pace University with a BFA in Musical Theatre.  She recently spent nine months sailing and singing on the Oceania Cruise Lines and is now back in the city continuing to pursue her career. Regional/college credits include Millie (Thoroughly Modern Millie), Val (A Chorus Line) and Ilse (Spring Awakening).

Charlie, a 2014 graduate of Pace University, is currently appearing on Broadway in The Book of Mormon has been seen in SCKBSTD at the Virginia Stage and the Broadway production of The Bridges of Madison County, as well as many regional productions including HairsprayRentInto the Woods and Les Miserables. At Pace, Charlie appeared in DogfightShe Loves Me and many others.

Emily is following her brother and sister to Pace as member of the BFA Musical Theatre Class of 2018. She just finished a regional tour as Pink in Pinkalicious.  Regional credits include Young Fiona (Shrek), Dainty June (Gypsy) and Penny (Hairspray) and summer 2014 at the Mac-Haydn Theatre.

George, the youngest Franklin, booked his first Broadway show when he was only 12 years old in the Tony-nominated A Christmas Story the Musical, appearing as Grover Dill and Schwartz. He toured this past holiday season with the National Tour of Elf the Musical and has been seen in many a production with his siblings and Mother.

Come enjoy an evening with this talented Broadway family!