New Musical Comedy A NIGHT AT THE PLAZA Gets Reading Tonight at Players Club
"A Night at the Plaza" a new musical comedy with book by Ward Morehouse III and music and lyrics by David Romeo, will receive a reading at New York's Players Club tonight, Tuesday, May 16 at 7:00 PM. It is a closed reading.
Composer and lyricist David Romeo has had two platinum records and produced several Broadway plays.
Morehouse has had two plays produced Off-Broadway, "If It Was Easy," co-authored by Broadway producer Stewart F. Lane and "The Actors" which became one of the longest-running Off-Broadway plays in the 1980s. Morehouse is a former Broadway columnist with Reuters, New York Post, New York Sun, amNew York and author of 12 books on grand hotels and theater, including "Discovering the Hudson," a history of Broadway's landmark Hudson Theatre in which The Ambassador Theatre Group is currently producing the revival of Sondheim s "Sunday in the Park with George."
Morehouse's two-character play, "Hound Dog," which brings together two lost souls, a veteran Hollywood screenwriter and a New York actress, will be produced Off-Broadway. A previous reading of the play was held at the T. Schreiber Studio, started in 1969 by Terry Schreiber who directed the Tony Award-winning play "K2" on Broadway and many other plays Off-Broadway and regionally.
Photo Credit: Stephen Sorokoff