Adam Chanler-Berat, Molly Pope and More Star in BROMANCE: THE MUSICAL at Joe's Pub Tonight
Joe's Pub at The Public is calling all bros tonight, August 22, 7pm. After sold-out shows at Caroline's On Broadway and 92YTribeca, Ewalt and Walker's Bromance in Concert is ready to rock Joe's Pub like a girl gone wild on spring break.
Bromance in Concert will star Adam Chanler-Berat (Peter and The Starcatcher, Next To Normal), Andrew Kober (Hair, Johnny Baseball at WTF), Molly Pope (The Diva-lution of Molly Pope at Joe's Pub, Top 10 Cabaret of Time Out NY), and Guy Olivieri (Gossip Girl, RENT National Tour).
Directed by Matt Cowart with musical direction by Benjamin M. Rauhala, presented by Ground UP Productions.
Like an awesome buddy movie come to life, Bromance: The Dude-sical reveals a world of Beer, Brotherhood, and Brocabulary. This concert version of the show will feature the YouTube hit, "The Phone Call," as well as songs like "Sports Center," "Chili Cheese Fries," and "Wingman."
Tickets are $15 in advance, $20 at the door. For more information and to purchase tickets, see http://bit.ly/13hGO3H
Ground UP Productions is entering their eighth year as an innovative producer of new works and reimagined classics. Ground UP Productions has been hailed as "Good natured, down-home fun!" by the New York Times and presents "Compelling drama...Deliriously entertaining." according to The New Yorker. The 2008 production of Jim Wann and Patricia Miller's The People vs. Mona garnered an NYIT Nomination for Outstanding Production of a Musical. www.groundupproductions.org
Ewalt and Walker are currently at work on two commissions; one from Broadway Across America, and Pumped, a fashionable new musical. Other shows includeSeparate: Battle Songs of Youth, selected by Ars Nova for ANTFEST 2010, and The Making of Madeline Moore (The Merc NYC 2009). Their work has been seen in Michigan, Toronto, and London, and in New York at Playwrights Horizons, Joe's Pub, 92YTribeca, Theater Row, Galapagos Art Space, and as part of the We Are the Song Benefits for the After the Storm Foundation. They are also the curating producers of the new musical theater series, Behind the Music-al, now in conjunction with The Dramatist Guild, which has featured songwriters including Duncan Sheik, Adam Guettel, Stephen Flaherty, Larry O'Keefe, Lisa Lambert, Ryan Scott Oliver, Kerrigan & Lowdermilk, Joe Iconis, and Adam Gwon, amongst many others. www.ewaltandwalker.com
Matt Cowart most recently directed the sold-out run of Black Comedy in Washington, DC with No Rules Theater Company. Select directing credits include: Kiki Baby(NYMF) with long-time collaborator Lonny Price; CAMP WANATACHI (La Mama ETC), Broadway: Three Generations (Kennedy Center), [sic] (78 Theater Lab), and the critically acclaimEd Salacious Uncle Baldrick (Players Theater). As a producer, Matt worked on several productions with the New York Philharmonic, includingCOMPANY, starring Neil Patrick Harris, Stephen Colbert, Martha Plimpton, Jon Cryer, Patti LuPone, and Christina Hendricks, which played in movie theaters across the country, One Singular Sensation: A Celebration of Marvin Hamlisch, Sondheim: the birthday concert, and Camelot starring Gabriel Byrne. Matt is a member of SDC, and a graduate of the University of North Carolina School of the Arts. He is currently developing a new musical, Legend of the Word with Isaac Klein and James Stewart, and will be producing Sweeney Todd with the New York Philharmonic in the spring of 2014.
Visit us at www.joespub.com for a complete list of shows and to purchase tickets, or call 212-967-7555, or visit in person at The Public Theater Box Office (1 PM to 6 PM) located at 425 Lafayette Street, NYC.