Corey Cott, Ariana DeBose, Abby Mueller & More Added to Line-Up for BROADWAY SINGS BRUNO MARS
Get ready to sing your heart out when "Broadway Sings Bruno Mars" at 42West on Sunday, May 17th from 8pm-11pm. This is the 8th installment of the Broadway Sings concert series that will have today's brightest talents singing a completely new arrangements of the hits of funk superstar Bruno Mars, which will be accompanied by a full band playing brand new and original orchestrations of the singer's greatest songs.
Performers include Nick Rashad Burroughs (Kinky Boots), Steel Burkhardt (Aladdin, Hair), Gerard Canonico (American Idiot, Spring Awakening), Alison Case (Hands on a Hardbody, Hair), Corey Cott (Gigi, Newsies), Ariana DeBose (Pippin, Bring It On the Musical), John Arthur Greene (Matilda the Musical, West Side Story), Allison Luff (Matilda the Musical, Mamma Mia), Corey Mach (Hands on a Hardbody, Godspell), Abby Mueller (Kinky Boots), Jennifer Noble (Ghost), Gabrielle Reid (Beautiful, Hairspray), Zak Resnick (Mamma Mia), Keala Settle (Les Miserables, Hands on a Hardbody), Joey Taranto (Kinky Boots, Rock of Ages), Marisha Wallace (Aladdin, Something Rotten), Michael Wartella (Wicked), Anita Welch (Bubble Boy), Alan Wiggins (Beautiful, The Lion King), Jared Zirilli (Lysistrata Jones)
Created in 2012, the acclaimed Broadway Sings concert series salutes well-known pop icons while twisting their music to create brand new arrangements created specifically for the Broadway performer singing the song. Twenty Broadway performers will be celebrating the artists' hit songs along with an ensemble of eight musicians playing original orchestrations. The concerts are produced by Corey Mach (Wicked, Godspell) and musically directed by Joshua Stephen Kartes. The New York Times calls the concerts "sheer brilliance" and the series was one of Playbill's "Unforgettable Experiences of 2012".
For more information visit, http://www.42westny.com/events/bruno/
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