Review Fix Exclusive: Mel Johnson Jr. Talks ‘On The Rails’

Review Fix chats with actor Mel Johnson Jr. (Jekyll & Hyde, Hot Feet, The Lion King, Big Deal, The Rink, Eubie!, On the Twentieth Century) about his role as “Conductor” in the new Off-Broadway musical “On The Rails,” detailing what originally attracted him to the role, as well as his working relationship with the cast and what makes the performance a special one for him.

With a lengthy Broadway resume and his cult favorite performance in the 80s action classic “Total Recall,” Johnson breaks down what intrigued him the most about the role.

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Review Fix Exclusive: Mel Johnson Jr. Talks ‘On The Rails’

The Off-Broadway engagement will take place at the Roy Arias 777 Theatre (777 8th Avenue, New York, NY 10036). Performances begin Tuesday, September  13th and continue through Sunday, November 20th, 2016. Opening Night is Sunday, September 18th at 7:00 pm. Tickets are $60.00 ($40 Students and Seniors) and can be purchased online at or by calling 212-352-3101.

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