Adrienne Warren, Laura Dreyfuss & More Join TWENTY-SOMETHINGS Concert at The Highline Ballroom, 8/12
Bring It On's Adrienne Warren and Ryann Redmond, Once's Laura Dreyfuss and recording artist Grace Weber will round out the lineup for Twenty-Somethings at The Highline Ballroom on Monday, August 12th at 8PM. The concert will feature up-and-coming songwriters Blake Pfeil, Zoe Sarnak and Drew Overcash performing new music that range from jazz to pop/rock to contemporary musical theatre.
Warren, Dreyfuss, Redmond and Weber will join previously announced Tony Winner Alice Ripley, Tony Nominee Robin De Jesus, Richard H. Blake, Krystal Joy Brown, Nick Cartell, Rebecca Faulkenberry, Jason Gotay, Emma Hunton, Corey Mach, Taylor Noble, Lauren Pritchard, Preston Sadleir, Kacie Sheik and NYC a 'capella group BLACKOUT for the 90 minute concert. Also, joining the songwriters are Bobbie L. Crow III on cello, Rick Ippolito on bass, Simon Kafka on guitar and Cody Rahn on percussion.
Pfeil's music has been featured at Joe's Pub, New World Stages, 54 Below, (le) Poisson Rouge, as well as NYC's The Bitter End, where he is a member of the Singer/Songwriter Sessions. His debut EP, "Crossing Connecticut," will be released this September. Pfeil recently released the music video of his song "Queen" (featured Robin De Jesus), dedicated to victims of anti-LGBT violence. www.blakepfeil.com @blakepfeil
Sarnak wrote the book, music and lyrics for The Quad, developed and performed at Harvard's Loeb Experimental Theatre. Sarnak has four full-length musicals in development, including Mixtape, featured in Silent Street Productions' 2012 season, PainLess (with book by Michael Kimmel) and A Lasting Impression.www.zoesarnak.com @zoesarnak
Overcash's musical Boys Vs. Girls was recently optioned, and his other shows - Joe, To You With Love and Rhapsody - are all under development. His music has been performed at Joe's Pub, Birdland, 54 Below and (le) Poisson Rouge. www.drewovercash.com @djovercash
The Highline Ballroom is located at 431 W. 16th St. Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door. For more information and tickets, visit highlineballroom.com.