STAGE TUBE: Alan Menken Accompanies Tonya Pinkins on 'Somewhere That's Green'!
Following Shakespeare & Company's gala fundraiser "Broadway In The Berkshires", Alan Menken accompanied Tonya Pinkins on Brian Nash's arrangement of "Somewhere That's Green" from LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS. Click below to watch them perform at the after party!
At Broadway in the Berkshires, Shakespeare & Company's Gala Celebration last night, July 8, Artistic Director Tony Simotes welcomed a full house at the Tina Packer Playhouse (formerly Founders' Theatre) and a multitude of Broadway, opera and dance artists for the spectacular one-night-only benefit performance. Proceeds from Broadway in the Berkshires will support the Company's wide-reaching and nationally-recognized Training and Education programs.OBIE Award winning Company actor John Douglas Thompson (Mother Courage and Her Children, Satchmo at the Waldorf, Othello, RIII) served as the most eloquent Master of Ceremonies, hosting the show with his signature witty repartee. Other special guests in attendance included Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick, State Representative Smitty Pignatelli, Alan Menken (composer of many beloved Disney and Broadway scores), and Nina Zagat (of the famed "Zagat Survey") to name a few.