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Photo Coverage: Broadway for Barack

Ryan J. Davis and Adam Wagner presented "Broadway For Barack: The Voices Of Hope", a one-night only benefit concert for Senator Barack Obama's Presidential Campaign, featuring young songwriters & Broadway singers united for real change, on Monday, February 11 at 9:30 PM at The Zipper Theatre (336 W. 37th St)

Producer Adam Wagner said: "Barack Obama is a well-made song. He starts out in dorm rooms, an under appreciated gem shared amongst friends - the verses and choruses of his speeches force us to pause and imagine. Humming along, the Voices of Hope spread the gospel, and soon the country cannot help embracing the sweet melody of "Yes, we can." Ryan J. Davis added: "I'm thrilled we're announcing today, Super Tuesday, as voters from all over the country are casting their own votes for change. We're happy to be a part of that chorus." Davis has campaigned for Mr. Obama in New Hampshire and South Carolina.

The event featured rising songwriters: Nick Blaemire (Glory Days), Joe Drymala (White Noise), Manoel Felciano, Kait Kerrigan & Brian Lowdermilk (Henry and Mudge), Benj Pasek & Justin Paul (Edges),  Eric Svejcar (Caligula),  Jeffrey Thomson & Jordan Mann,  Zachary Dietz and Adam Wagner. With performances by Aaron J. Albano (Bombay Dreams, Spelling Bee), Jenn Colella (High Fidelity, Urban Cowboy), Manoel Felciano (Sweeney Todd, Brooklyn), Adam Halpin, Kate Rockwell (Finalist on Grease! You're the One That I Want TV Show), Caesar Samayoa (Hot Feet, Carmen), & Marty Thomas (Xanadu & Wicked).

Photos by Genevieve Rafter Keddy


Marty Thomas


Eric Svejcar


Juile Danielson


Kait Kerrigan and Jenn Colella


Kait Kerrigan


Jenn Colella


Manoel Felciano and Jenn Colella


Manoel Felciano


Manoel Felciano


Manoel Felciano


Manoel Felciano


Manoel Felciano and Julie Reiber


Julie Reiber


Julie Reiber


Adam Halpin


Michael Kadin Craig


Aaron J. Albano


Marty Thomas


Marty Thomas


Marty Thomas


Marty Thomas


Caesar Samayoa


Caesar Samayoa


Natalie Weiss


Natalie Weiss


Andrew Arrington


Andrew Arrington


Erica Dorfler


Erica Dorfler


Erica Dorfler


Erica Dorfler


Adam Wagner


Adam Wagner 


Josh Young


Kate Rockwell


Kate Rockwell


Ryan J. Davis introduces "Street Lights"


Timothy George Anderson, Dwayne Washington, Ebony Hood, Domonique Porter, Kevin Curtis, Alessia Thompson


Timothy George Anderson and Dwayne Washington


Kevin Curtis and Alessia Thompson


Dwayne Washington, Ebony Hood, Timothy George Anderson, Alessia Thompson, Domonique Porter, Erica Dorfler, Kevin Curtis


Michael Cassara, Kate Rockwell, Kevin Curtis, Ryan J. Davis, Joe Drymala


Producers Ryan J. Davis and Adam Wagner


Domonique Porter, Ebony Hood, Joe Drymala, Andrew Arrington,  Ryan J. Davis, Kevin Curtis,Erica Dorfler, Natalie Weiss


Ryan J. Davis and Jeffery Self


Ryan J. Davis and Joe Drymala




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