BWW Photo Exclusive: WICKED Cast Records for 'Carols For A Cure'
CAROLS FOR A CURE is the annual two-disc holiday CD compilation of original songs and holiday classics which benefits BC/EFA. These CDs boast the best voices from the worlds of Broadway, Off-Broadway and national tours. A full track list for this year's 14th edition has not yet been announced, but the cast of Broadway's WICKED was already hard a work yesterday recording their track for the album. Check out our exclusive photos from their recording session below!
Past editions of CAROLS FOR A CURE can be found at http://www.broadwaycares.org/store
Lovers of Broadway talent can do some early holiday shopping as well as support Broadway Cares/ Equity Fights AIDS (BC/EFA) through the purchase of this 2-disc, annual CD of original and traditional holiday music from the current 2012 Broadway line-up. As always, the CDs will be sold during a six-week "Gypsy-of-the-Year" fundraising period.
Produced by Lynn Pinto for Rock-It Science Records and engineered by Andros Rodriguez, the Broadway's Carols for a Cure series has raised over $3 million dollars for BC/EFA since its inception in 1999, providing support and care for those suffering with AIDS, as well as lending support to women's health issues. Over the years, Broadway's Carols for a Cure CDs have featured special performances by stars Bernadette Peters, Nick Jonas, Antonio Banderas, Idina Menzel, Hugh Jackman, Harvey Fierstein, David Hyde Pierce, Raul Esparza, John Tartaglia, Darlene Love, Hugh Panaro, Michael McKean, Annette O'Toole, Andrea McArdle, Donna Lynne Champlin, and Phyllis Newman.
Photo Credit: Genevieve Rafter Keddy
Shawn Pennington (Stage Manager) and Nick Williams (Musical Director)
Nick Williams, Gregg Kirsopp, Brandon Leffler and Shawn Pennington
The Cast of Wicked
Matt Vander Ende