Robert Hancock, Megan McGinnis Join BROADWAY RECYCLED at Joe's Pub, 4/22
AT HAND THEATRE COMPANY's 3rd annual Earth Day concert, BROADWAY RECYCLED,will take place on Sunday, April 22nd at 7pm at Joe's Pub. The concert of songs cut from musicals – songs that shouldn't go to waste - benefits the Broadway Green Alliance and At Hand Theatre Company. The concert will be directed by Jennifer Ashley Tepper with musical direction by Julie McBride. It is produced by Justin Scribner and Matthew Dicarlo.
Robert Hancock (Cincinnati's Daddy Long Legs, Mamma Mia National Tour) and Megan McGinnis (Les Miserables, Little Women) have joined the previously announced cast of BROADWAY RECYCLED, which includes: Alexis Field (Angelina Ballerina, 4th Wall's Spitfire Grill), J. Michael Friedman (Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson, Saved), Annie Golden (The Full Monty, Xanadu), Randy Graff (City of Angels, A Class Act), Curt Hansen (Next To Normal, Hairspray), Jessica Kent (The Joe Iconis Christmas Spectacular), Kait Kerrigan (The Unauthorized Autobiography of Samantha Brown, Henry and Mudge), Nikka Lanzarone (Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, Chicago), Jeremy Morse (Bloodsong of Love, Engeman's A Wonderful Life), Jacey Powers (Our Town, The Shanghai Gesture), Krysta Rodriguez (The Addams Family, In The Heights), Jason Tam (A Chorus Line, Lysistrata Jones), Marty Thomas (Xanadu, Wicked), Kate Wetherhead (Legally Blonde, Ordinary Days), Jason SweetTooth Williams (Bloodsong of Love, Things To Ruin), and Alex Wyse (Lysistrata Jones, Academy).
Concertgoers at BROADWAY RECYCLED can expect to hear songs cut from Anyone Can Whistle, Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson, Cabaret, Carrie, Elegies: A Song Cycle, Follies, The Full Monty, Hair, The Last 5 Years, Legally Blonde, Little Shop of Horrors, The Unauthorized Autobiography of Samantha Brown, Vanities, and Working.
At Hand Theatre Company (Dan Horrigan, Artistic Director; Justin Scribner, Executive Director) was founded in 2007 with a mission to produce new plays using environmentally conscious means. They explore creative, eco-friendly solutions that engage the imagination of the audience. Past productions include the World Premieres of As Wide As I Can See and Lila Cante by Mark Snyder, Anton Dudley's Letters to the End of the World, Dan Horrigan's My AiDS, Brian Dykstra's Silence!, Andrea Lepcio's One Nation Under, Jono Hustis' Cake and Plays... But Without the Cake, and the New York Premiere of Trickster at the Gate by John Patrick Bray. For more information visit www.athandtheatre.com
BROADWAY RECYCLED will be presented Sunday, April 22nd at 7pm. Joe's Pub is located in The Public Theater at 425 Lafayette Street at Astor Place -- accessible from the N/R trains at 8th Street or the #6 train at Astor Place. Tickets are $30 in advance, $35 at the door (subject to availability); a limited number of $75 tickets, which include preferred table seating and a poster autographed by the cast. For tickets call 212-967-7555 or visit www.joespub.com.