Photo Flash: A LITTLE NEW MUSIC Returns To The Catalina Tonight With Host Barrett Foa
Tonight, April 24, A Little New Music returns to the Catalina Jazz Club in Hollywood to present their 14th evening of artists performing new and unheard musical theatre pieces in a classic cabaret setting, with hosts Barrett Foa, (B'way: AVENUE Q, SPELLING BEE, TV: "NCIS:LA") and ALNM founding producer, Christopher Maikish.
Scroll down for photos from the rehearsals!
Performers scheduled to appear in this one-night-only event include: J. Elaine Marcos (B'way:ANNIE, PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT, A CHORUS LINE); Michelle Ortiz ("Mad TV"); Lindsay Pearce ("Glee"); Daniel Bellusci (Winner of 2017 LA's Next Great Stage Star); Ashley Lynette Brown (RECORDED IN HOLLYWOOD); Elise Dewsberry (Cabrillo's...FORUM); Matt Valle (SKULLDUGGERY); Hannah Bushyeager (2017 LA's Next Great Stage Star finalist); Michael Cline (OPEN MIKE); Caitlin Gallogly ("Masters of Sex," "South Park"); and Katherine Washington (WHEN JAZZ HAD THE BLUES).
They'll be accompanied by three-time Ovation Award-winning musical director and composer, Gregory Nabours (THE TROUBLE WITH WORDS, Coeurage's FAILURE: A LOVE STORY) and the A Little New Music band.
The writers featured include: Zack Zadek (DEATHLESS); Mark Sonnenblick (MIDNIGHT AT THE NEVER GET); Jeff Thomson & Jeremy Desmon (PUMP UP THE VOLUME); Joel Chapman, Weston Gaylord, Matt Herrero, Jessia Hoffman, and Ken Savage (GRAVITY: A New(tonian) Musical); Chris Pierce and Mark Malone (REVEREND TALL TREE'S BLUES OPERA); Mike Hadge (NEWSICAL); Richard Castle & Matthew Levine (THE ANGEL OF PAINTED POST); Christopher Anselmo (FABLE); James Ballard & Seth Christenfeld (THE OXFORD EPIDEMIC); Will Aronson (MOTHER, ME, AND THE MONSTERS) & Bill Nelson (HARMONY, KANSAS); and Lotz & Rebell (THE AWAKENING).
With special guest appearances by GRAVITY co-creator, Matt Herrero, and singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist, Chris Pierce, ("We Can Always Come Back to This" was featured on NBC's "This Is Us.")Tickets are $25 (premiere), $20 (main), $15 (bar/high top/partial view). Dinner or two drink minimum are required in addition to ticket price and $0.45 music royalty fee per patron. All ticket sales are final and available by calling (323) 466-2210 or online at www.TicketWeb.com. Doors open at 7:00 PM for the 8:30 PM curtain. For directions to Catalina Jazz Club, please visit: www.catalinajazzclub.com. For more information on ALNM visit: www.alittlenewmusic.org or Twitter/Instagram: @ALittleNewMusic.
Photo credit: Amy Francis Schott
co-hosts Chris Maikish and Barrett Foa with music director Gregory Nabours
co-hosts Chris Maikish and Barrett Foa
J. Elaine Marcos and Michelle Ortiz with Gregory Nabours
Elise Dewsberry (with Mr. Whiskers)
music director Gregory Nabours