Chita Rivera, Brian D'Arcy James, Annaleigh Ashford & More Set for MARVIN HAMLISCH: WHAT HE DID FOR LOVE Screening Today
A VIP screening of the new American Masters documentary, Marvin Hamlisch: What He Did For Love is set for The Paley Center for Media today, December 9th at 6:15 PM. The new documentary is the American Masters series' Season 27 finale, premiering nationally Friday, December 27, 2013, 9-10:30 p.m. on PBS (check local listings) and available on DVD January 14, 2014 via PBS Distribution.
Expected in attendance at the Paley Center screening are: Quincy Jones (record producer), Chita Rivera (Tony-winner for The Rink and Kiss of the Spider Woman), Melissa Manchester (Grammy-winning vocalist), Brian D'Arcy James ("Smash"; Sweet Smell of Success), Tonya Pinkins (Caroline, Or Change; Tony-winner forJelly's Last Jam), Leslie Uggams (Thouroughly Modern Millie; Tony-winner for Hallelujah, Baby!), Rupert Holmes (The Mystery of Edwin Drood), Maury Yeston (Titanic), David Zippel (The Goodbye Girl), Annaleigh Ashford (Kinky Boots), KLea Blackhurst (Everything the Traffic Will Allow), Baayork Lee (A Chorus Line), Terre Blair Hamlisch (Marvin Hamlisch's widow), Dori Berinstein (filmmaker), John Breglio (Producer, A Chorus Line), Michael Keller (Musical Coordinator, A Chorus Line), Valerie Lemon (vocal soloist), Kevin Cole (concert pianist), J. Ernest Green (conductor), Matthew Sklar (composer) and more.