MOSTLY NEW MUSICALS Will Feature A World Premiere Song By Marc Cherry And Gregory Nabours
Feinstein's at Vitello's newest monthly series debuts Monday 9.9.19 with the music of Gregory Nabours; including a world premiere collaboration with Marc Cherry, creator of the Emmy Award winning DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES! The evening will also feature other world premieres, plus songs from Gregory's musicals THE TROUBLE WITH WORDS, MARILYN! THE NEW MUSICAL, MASQUE OF THE RED DEATH, DOWN TO THE DARKNESS, and more!
The all-star cast will include Michael-Leon Wooley (B'way: FIVE GUYS NAMED MOE, LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS; film: THE PRINCESS AND THE FROG, DREAMGIRLS), Carly Hughes (B'way: PIPPIN, CHICAGO, BEAUTIFUL; TV: "American Housewife"), Carrie St. Louis (B'way: ROCK OF AGES, WICKED ), Emma Hunton (B'way: SPRING AWAKENING, national tours: NEXT TO NORMAL, WICKED, TV: "Good Trouble"), Garrett Clayton (TV: Link in "HAIRSPRAY Live"), Jason Michael Snow (B'way: BOOK OF MORMON, SOUTH PACIFIC; TV: "Black Monday," "Special"), Jonah Platt (B'way: WICKED, Regional: A WALK ON THE MOON at ACT, TV: "Jesus Christ Superstar Live"), Lana McKissack (TV: "Hawaii Five-0", "Dark/Web"), Lesley McKinnell (national tour: A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER), Kate Pazakis (co-creator Unauthorized Musical Parody series at Rockwell), Keir Kirkegaard (MAMMA MIA at the Hollywood Bowl, Las Vegas: ROCK OF AGES), Ryan Wagner (Buzzfeed's "Weird Things Couples Do"), and Stephanie Renee Wall (B'way: BEAUTIFUL).
Feinstein's Presents mostly NEW musicals is a new monthly series featuring a variety of exciting new musicals in concert in the heart of Studio City. Each edition will focus on the work of a single writer or writing team, or present a new musical in concert! Next up, on October 7th, will be selections from Kevin Ray' CENTRAL AVENUE BREAKDOWN and NOTES FROM JUAREZ, followed by Brett Ryback's JOE SCHMOE SAVES THE WORLD on Sunday, November 3rd! mostly NEW musicals will be curated and co-produced by Amy Francis Schott, producer of the popular, long-running cabaret series (mostly)musicals.
Gregory Nabours is a Los Angeles-based composer/lyricist and music director. He is the co-creator of the popular Unauthorized Musical Parody series at Rockwell Table & Stage and is a founding member and resident composer of Coeurage Theatre Company. Since releasing his first award-winning musical THE TROUBLE WITH WORDS in 2011, Gregory's music has been featured across the country, including a concert at the Kennedy Center for ASCAP's Broadway: Today and Tomorrow series. His work on a long list of theatrical productions has earned him three Ovation Awards, an LA Drama Critics' Circle Award, an LA Weekly Award, and an NAACP Award.
Tickets are $25 for general admission (VIP section is sold out) and are available at feinsteinsatvitellos.com. Doors open at 6:30pm for dinner and drinks, showtime is 7:30pm. Feinstein's at Vitello's is located on the upper level of Vitello's Restaurant at 4349 Tujunga Avenue, Studio City, CA. Valet and street parking is available.
Feinstein's at Vitello's is home to a roster of local jazz, musical theater, comedy acts and welcomes some of today's most celebrated performers when they come to town. The popular supper club brings an eclectic mix of entertainers and spirited, one-of-a-kind performances to the San Fernando Valley's favorite Italian restaurant. Feinstein's at Vitello's is Michael Feinstein's first location in Southern California, joining his other nightclubs, Feinstein's/54 Below in New York and Feinstein's at the Nikko in San Francisco.