Clay Aiken Walks The Red Carpet

On Sunday evening Clay Aiken was spotted in New York City.  First, there were  two messages posted on FaceBook:

1.  Tonight on the Nikki Rich Show we are Excited to Announce that @MsNikkiRich of the #NikkiRichShow will be live on the Red Carpet Interviewing Grammy Recording Artist Fantasia, Emmy Nominated- Duele Hill and the Cast of After Midnight BroadWay Play

2.  Nikki Rich  Omg!!! I just interviewed Candy Spelling , K.D lang Freddie Jackson, Barbara Walters, Kandi Buruss, from Hbousewives,Clay Aiken, Justin Guarini from American Idol , Tommy Tune

Within minutes, Getty Images posted some pictures of the Red Carpet.  Clay was in an elite group of celebrities on the Red Carpet.  The following were photographed:

Barbara Walters

Hugh Jackman

Winton Marsalas

K.D. Lang

Tyne Daly

Mary-Louise Parker

Unfortunately, I cannot post the pictures as I do not have the license to do that.  However, You can see the pictures at GETTYPICTURES

The Daily Mail in the UK wrote a review of the red carpet and published a nice picture of Clay.  Be sure and read the caption..I didn’t write that…it was under the picture!!  You can see the entire article and pictures at DAILYMAIL

Clay’s no pigeon: Aiken showed off his manly chest in this well tailored grey suit and pink shirt combo

It was opening night for After Midnight at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre.  According to their website:

AFTER MIDNIGHT is Broadway’s exhilarating new musical celebrating the glamour and exuberance of Harlem’s Golden Age, starring Grammy® Award winner Fantasia (The Color Purple) in her highly anticipated return to the stage. This heart-pounding new show also features Emmy® Award nominee Dulé Hill (“The West Wing”) and an internationally renowned cast of 25 extraordinary dancers and singers.

Featuring breathtaking, one-of-a-kind costumes by award-winning fashion designer Isabel Toledo and direction and choreography by Warren CarlyleAFTER MIDNIGHT packs the theatre with more raw talent per square inch than any other show in town. It’s simply UNMISSABLE!

So far, the reviews coming in are excellent.   Variety’s Marilyn Stasio says:

Snazzy Broadway revue, gorgeously designed and packed with talent, is great (if somewhat sanitized) entertainment.

Variety did not have the only positive review.  Clay shared his excitement of the night by tweeting twice:


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It is so great to see Clay enjoying a night in New York City.

Which Clay picture do you like the most from Sunday night?

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