Stephanie McKay, Greg Proops, Murray Hill's Oscar Party and More Set for Joe's Pub thru 3/5
This week at Joe's Pub at The Public, February 24-March 5, will feature: Fly: A Musical Tribute to Damon Intrabartolo, The Return of Radiant Baby, Stephanie McKay, Bridget Everett, Dom La Nena & Piers Faccini, Dawn Landes, Greg Laswell, Henry Wagons, The Hot Sardines, Ramya Ramana, The Greg Proops Chat Show, Schoolhouse Rock, Murray Hill Oscars Party, Kelly Joe Phelps, Shirve Alive, Queen of the Beatniks, Gia Mora & Einstein's Girl, Juan Perro and the Employee of the Month Show. Details below!
FLY: A MUSICAL TRIBUTE TO DAMON INTRABARTOLO Monday, February 24 at 7:00 PM
BroadwayWorld.com will continue its 2014 concert series at Joe's Pub at the Public Theater, hosting an all-star tribute concert and benefit, celebrating the music of bare composer Damon Intrabartolo, at Joe's Pub in New York City, directed by his longtime collaborator, friend and Tony-nominee Kristin Hanggi. Damon Intrabartolo was a gifted composer who passed away this year on August 13th, 2013. He was 39 years old. Damon studied at USC's School of Music, where he was a beloved member of the USC marching band, and went on to orchestrate and conduct many film scores for composer Jon Ottman, including The Usual Suspects, Halloween H2O, Lake Placid, X2: X-Men United, Fantastic Four, and Superman Returns. He also orchestrated and conducted In Good Company, and the movie Dreamgirls. Intrbartolo is most known for his beautiful musical bare which won him the Los Angeles Ovation Award, the Backstage Garland Award, the LA Drama Critics Award, and the LA Weekly Award for best Original Score & Best Musical. bareis loved internationally by musical theater fans, and has over 100 productions, including London, Toronto, Sydney Australia, and the Philippines.
THE RETURN OF RADIANT BABY: A Benefit Concert for Theatre C Monday, February 24 at 9:30 PM
$150 VIP / $85 Reserved Seating / $50 Bar Area
To celebrate the continuing work of the company that brought William Blake and Michael Thomas Murray's Echoes of Etta to Joe's Pub, this electric joyride into the life of famed artist Keith Haring returns to the Public Theater as a concert of songs to benefit Theatre C. Theatre C, in consultation with Two River Theater, is developing the acclaimed musical into an exhilarating 360-degree immersive experience, complete with supercharged choreography, surround-sound and video. In the full production, the audience members will be the guests to the grand Party of Life in 1990, celebrating Haring's body of work. The event abruptly transforms into an unexpected joyride through his existence, as we face the joys, obsessions, inspirations, and addictions that defined Haring's short, yet unparalleled life, from unassuming misfit artist to superstar maestro and activist.
STEPHANIE MCKAY Tuesday, February 25 at 7:30 PM
Stephanie Mckay is a soul revivalist with all the tent revival intensity of Lyn Collins and the neo soul groove-ease of Jill Scott. Her work includes touchstones past and present reflecting classic funk and soul. Her first album was produced by Geoff Barrow of Portishead fame. Her second album was released in 2008 entitled Tell It Like It Is.