Lauren Marcus, Bonnie Milligan, Teal Wicks, And More Announced For INTERSECTING CHORDS At NYMF
The New York Musical Festival (NYMF) has announced the performer lineup for Intersecting Chords, the annual NYMF concert that celebrates female, trans, and non-binary songwriters who are changing the landscape of musical theatre. Intersecting Chords is directed by Shelley Butler, music directed by Charity Wicks, and produced by Hannah Lang. Intersecting Chords will take place on Monday, July 29 at 1pm and Friday, August 2 at 5pm at The Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 W 42nd Street). For tickets and more information visit nymf.org/tickets.
Intersecting Chords will feature performances from Alexis Floyd, Laura Galindo, Rivky Gee, Kat Griffin, Rebecca Hart, Joan Henry, Julia Knitel, Marina Kondo, Lauren Marcus, Bonnie Milligan, Lauren Molina, Azudi Onyejekwe, Andrea Prestinario, Pearl Rhein, Angela Sclafani, Salisha Thomas, and Teal Wicks.
Previously announced songwriters include Preston Max Allen, Nicolette Blount, Carmel Dean and Miriam Laube, Ty Defoe, Laura Galinda, Emily Gardner Xu Hall, Rivky Gee, The Kilbanes, Seonjae Kim and Morie Einsidler, Helen Park, Zoe Sarnak, Angela Sclafani, Kat Sherrell, Rona Siddiqui, Sav Souza and Sarah Flaim, and Shaina Taub.
Now in its sixteenth year, the 2019 New York Musical Festival opened on July 8th and runs through August 4th, with Mainstage productions performing at The Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre at The Pershing Square Signature Center, Readings held at The Stavros Niarchos Foundation Rehearsal Studio, and Concerts taking place at the Laurie Beechman Theatre, all on West 42nd Street in New York City. Scott Pyne serves as NYMF Executive Director and West Hyler serves as Producing Artistic Director.
In recognition of his 2019 Tony Award nomination and his history as a NYMF Alum, Joe Iconis (Be More Chill, Broadway Bounty Hunter) is the 2019 NYMF Honorary Chair.
NYMF Passes are now on sale and offer discounted tickets, early ticket booking, and priority seating. Visit nymf.org/tickets for more information.
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