After sold out shows at the Canal Room, the Laurie Beechman, and NYMF, Cutting-Edge Composers will be presented at Joe's Pub on Monday, February 4th at 7:00pm. $25 tickets can be purchased at www.joespub.com.
Up-and-coming musical theater writers are teamed with Broadway's hottest performers in this concert series directed and produced by Laura Pietropinto (Next to Normal) and co-produced by Jillian Robbins with Musical Direction by Julie McBride. Featuring debut songs from new musicals in development by composers including Drew Fornarola & Scott Elmegreen, Marcy Heisler & Zina Goldrich, Joe Iconis & Jason SweetTooth Williams & Lance Rubin, Michael Kooman & Christopher Dimond, Lourds Lane, Peter Lerman, Chris Miller & Nathan Tysen, Virginia Hart Pike, Will Reynolds, Joshua Salzman & Ryan Cunningham, Charlie Sohne & Tim Rosser, Benjamin Velez & Katie Hathaway, and Zack Zadek.
Scheduled to perform are Christy Altomare (Mamma Mia!), Will Connell, Matt DeAngelis (Hair), two-time Tony Award nominee Robin de Jesús (La Cage Aux Folles), Marc De La Cruz (Allegiance), Ali Ewoldt (Les Miserables), Cristin Hubbard (Phantom of the Opera), Emma Hunton (Rent), Adam Kantor (The Last Five Years), Andrew Keenan-Bolger (Newsies), Andrew Kober (Hair), Tracy McDowell (Rent), Mary Mossberg (The Baker's Wife) Zachary Prince (On a Clear Day You Can See Forever), Danny Quadrino (Bye-Bye Birdie), Tanesha Ross (Hair), Preston Sadleir (Next to Normal), Matt Saldivar (Peter and the Starcatcher), Katie Thompson (Giant) and 2012 Tony Award nominee Josh Young (Jesus Christ Superstar).