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Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!

The Lilly Awards Foundation just presented its fourth annual BROADWAY CABARET: BROADWAY STARS PERFORMING THE WORK OF WOMEN SONGWRITERS at The Cutting Room (44 East 32nd Street). Check out photos from inside the special event below!

Performers included: Margo Siebert, Telly Leung,Keala Settle, Christy Altomare, Solea Pfeiffer, Kelli Barrett, Jarrod Spector, Amanda Green, Julia Murney, Constantine Maroulis, Jessie Shelton,Erica Sweany, Abigail Nessen-Bengson, Ann Harada, Allie Trimm, Aaron Simon Gross, Asmeret Ghebremichael, Emily Padgett, Jeff Blumenkrantz, Laurel Harris, AureLia Williams, Arbender Robinson, Adam Bashian, Chesney Snow, Aneesh Sheth, Jax Jackson, and Charity Angel Dawson. Guest musicians included Zoe Sarnak, David Evans, Julianne Wick Davis, Joel Waggoner, Lizzie Hagstedt, Meg Zervoulis and Tony Award winner Duncan Sheik.

The Lilly Awards Foundation supports and celebrates women artists by promoting gender parity at all levels of theatrical production. The evening will include songs from some of the hottest new musicals on and off-Broadway, all written or co-written by women and sung by Broadway stars, including Anastasia, Waitress, Sweet Charity, In Transit, Bella: An American Tall Tale, Little Women, Southern Comfort, Birds of Paradise, Hadestown and previews of songs from new shows by Masi Asare and Tony Award nominees Susan Birkenhead and Nell Benjamin.

Photo Credit: Walter McBride

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Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
The Lilly Awards Broadway Cabaret at the Cutting Room on October 17, 2016 in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Marsha Norman

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Marsha Norman

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Amanda Green and Georgia Stitt

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Amanda Green and Georgia Stitt

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Georgia Stitt and Marsha Norman

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Georgia Stitt

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Margo Siebert

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Margo Siebert

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Margo Siebert with Telly Leung, Laurel Harris, AureLia Williams, Arbender Robinson, Adam Bashian and Chesney Snow from 'In Transit'

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Margo Siebert

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Telly Leung

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Margo Siebert

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Margo Siebert with Telly Leung, Laurel Harris, AureLia Williams, Arbender Robinson, Adam Bashian and Chesney Snow from 'In Transit'

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
La Chanze

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
La Chanze

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
La Chanze

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
La Chanze

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Christy Altomare

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Christy Altomare

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Christy Altomare

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Christy Altomare

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Christy Altomare

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Constantine Maroulis

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Constantine Maroulis

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Constantine Maroulis

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Jeff Blumenkrantz and Ann Harada

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Jeff Blumenkrantz and Ann Harada

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Erica Sweany, Jessie Shelton, Shaina Taub and Anais Mitchell

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Erica Sweany, Jessie Shelton, Shaina Taub and Anais Mitchell

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Erica Sweany, Jessie Shelton, Shaina Taub and Anais Mitchell

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Allie Trimm and Aaron Simon Gross

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Aaron Simon Gross

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Allie Trimm

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Allie Trimm and Aaron Simon Gross

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Keala Settle

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Keala Settle

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Keala Settle

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Charity Angel Dawson

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Charity Angel Dawson

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Jarrod Spector

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Rachel Flynn

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Rachel Flynn

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Rachel Flynn

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Rachel Flynn

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Rachel Flynn

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Rachel Flynn

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Asmeret Ghebremichael and Emily Padgett

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Asmeret Ghebremichael and Emily Padgett

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Asmeret Ghebremichael

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Emily Padgett

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Asmeret Ghebremichael and Emily Padgett

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Asmeret Ghebremichael

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Emily Padgett

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Asmeret Ghebremichael and Emily Padgett

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Aneesh Sheth and Jax Jackson

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Aneesh Sheth

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Jax Jackson

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Aneesh Sheth and Jax Jackson

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Solea Pfeiffer

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Solea Pfeiffer

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Solea Pfeiffer

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Solea Pfeiffer

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Solea Pfeiffer

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Charity Angel Dawson

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Charity Angel Dawson

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Georgia Stitt, Kelli Barrett, Julia Murney, Amanda Green, Jarrod Spector and Constantine Maroulis

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Georgia Stitt

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Amanda Green

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Julia Murney

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Kelli Barrett

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Georgia Stitt, Kelli Barrett, Julia Murney, Amanda Green, Jarrod Spector and Constantine Maroulis

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Jarrod Spector

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Georgia Stitt

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Jarrod Spector and Constantine Maroulis

Photo Coverage: Women Songwriters Get the Spotlight at the Lilly Awards Cabaret!
Georgia Stitt, Kelli Barrett, Julia Murney, Amanda Green, Jarrod Spector and Constantine Maroulis


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