ALNM14 Banner with Barrett Foa

A Little New Music returns to the Catalina for its 14th edition of new songs, with special guest host Barrett Foa (Broadway’s AVE Q, SPELLING BEE, “NCIS:LA”)!


The concert will feature songs from writers Zack Zadek (DEATHLESS), Mark Sonnenblick (MIDNIGHT AT THE NEVER GET); Jeff Thomson and Jeremy Desmon (PUMP UP THE VOLUME); Joel Chapman, Weston Gaylord, Matt Herrero, Jessica Hoffman, & Ken Savage (GRAVITY: A NEW(TONIAN) MUSICAL); Chris Pierce & Mark Malone (REVEREND TALL TREE’S BLUES OPERA); Mike Hadge (NEWSICAL THE MUSICAL); 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 (KANSAS); and Lotz & Rebell (THE AWAKENING).

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Talent from stage and screen are set to perform, including J. Elaine Marcos (B’way: ANNIE, PRISCILLA, 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 A FUNNY THING…), Matt Valle (SKULLDUGGERY), Hannah Bushyeager (finalist of 2017 LA’s Next Great Stage Star), Michael Cline (OPEN MIKE), Caitlin Gallogly (“MASTERS OF SEX”, “SOUTH PARK”),and Katherine Washington (WHEN JAZZ HAD THE BLUES).

With special guest writer appearances by GRAVITY co-creator Matt Herrero, and singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist Chris Pierce (whose hit song “We Can Always Come Back to This” was just featured on NBC’s “THIS IS US”). Plus three-time Ovation Award-winning music director and composer Gregory Nabours (THE TROUBLE WITH WORDS, Kennedy Center’s Millennium Stage) and the ALNM band. The evening’s emcees are ALNM co-founder Chris Maikish and, as mentioned, our special guest Barrett Foa!

Tickets for A LITTLE NEW MUSIC are $25 (premiere), $20 (main), $15 (bar/high top/partial view). Dinner or two drinks minimum are required in addition to ticket price and $0.45 music royalty fee per patron. All ticket sales are final. Tickets are available by calling (323) 466-2210 or online at Convenient parking is available.


7:00pm doors, 8:30pm show
Catalina Bar & Grill
6725 Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90028