Lauren Kennedy, Tituss Burgess, et al. Set for Georgia Stitt/Jason Robert Brown Concert, 9/12
The Triad is honored to welcome to its stage the original ‘Cathy' in ‘The Last 5 Years,' Lauren Kennedy (‘Spamalot), and fellow Broadway veterans Tituss Burgess (‘The Little Mermaid'), Stephanie Umoh (‘Ragtime'), Kristy Cates (‘Wicked'), Matt DeAngelis (‘Hair'), Ashley Kate Adams (‘La Cage aux Folles'), Emily Afton (‘Hair'), Ryah Nixon (‘9 to 5,' nat'l tour), and Trevor McQueen (‘Annie Get Your Gun') for a one-night-only concert featuring the music of Georgia Stitt and Jason Robert Brown to benefit Broadway Cares/Equity Fights Aids, with music direction by Benjamin Rauhala.
Tickets are $10 plus a 2 drink minimum, cash only, and are available at the Triad's website - http://www.triadnyc.com/event_spotlight.php?eventID=954
Georgia Stitt and Jason Robert Brown themselves will not be performing in this concert.
The evening is also set to showcase Lacey Angerosa, Meg Baessler, Sam Brooks, Sean Welsh Brown, Lynsey Buckelew, Courtney Ellis, David Allan Howell, Scott Johnson, Lindsay Lavin, Gabriel Lopez, Lisa Mindelle, Alyson Leigh Rosenfeld, Jeremy Sevelovitz, Jillian Soares, Madison Stratton, Stephen Thompson, Evan Taylor Walker, Zach Wobensmith, and Yaniv Zarif.
The concert will also feature a special appearance by sought-after Broadway cellist Mairi Dorman-Phaneuf, who was recently featured in the Broadway revivals of ‘A Little Night Music,' and ‘Sunday in the Park with George,' and played cello in the original production of ‘The Last 5 Years.'
Concertgoers can expect to hear songs from ‘Parade,' ‘Songs for a New World,' ‘The Last 5 Years,' ‘13,' ‘Mosaic,' ‘The Alphabet City Cycle,' Jason Robert Brown's solo album ‘Wearing Someone Else's Clothes,' Georgia Stitt's debut album ‘This Ordinary Thursday,' her forthcoming second album, and much more.
Broadway Cares / Equity Fights AIDS is one of the nation's leading industry-based, nonprofit AIDS fundraising and grant-making organizations. By drawing upon the talents, resources and generosity of the American theatre community, since 1988 BC/EFA has raised over $195 million for essential services for people with AIDS and other critical illnesses across the United States.
You do not want to miss out on this very special evening for a very special cause!
Tickets are $10 plus a 2 drink minimum, cash only, and are available at the Triad's website - http://www.triadnyc.com/event_spotlight.php?eventID=954 http://www.triadnyc.com/event_spotlight.php?eventID=954
*Note that Georgia Stitt and Jason Robert Brown themselves will not be performing in this concert."
Photo Credit: Walter McBride/WM Photos