February 29, 2016 – LA’s popular concert series featuring the latest songs in new musical theater returns to Rockwell: Table & Stage on Tuesday, March 8 with a fresh, diverse program from writers across the nation.
Included in its 2016 season kickoff are works from Ronvé O’Daniel & Jevares Myrick (iLLA: A HIP HOP MUSICAL), Zoe Sarnak (A LASTING IMPRESSION), Teresa Lotz and Naomi Matlow (THREETIMESFAST), Defoe & Sinutoke (CLOUDS ARE PILLOWS FOR THE MOON), Rollins & Levine, James Kenneth Ballard, Kevin Ray (CENTRAL AVENUE BREAKDOWN), Kamalu and Nelson (SINGLE WIDE), Erik Przytulski (ALIEN VS. MUSICAL, THUMBELINA), Molly Bell, de la Puente & Davila (MANUEL VS. THE STATUE OF LIBERTY), Brian Cavanagh-Strong, Roper & Weiner (CITY OF LIGHT), and Michael Holland (HURRICANE).
Featuring Broadway and premier LA performers like Renée Marino (JERSEY BOYS, WEST SIDE STORY, CHAPLIN, Clint Eastwood’s “Jersey Boys” film as Mary Delgado), Shaun Taylor-Corbett (B’way: IN THE HEIGHTS, National Tour: JERSEY BOYS), Maude Maggart (LOOK FOR THE SILVER LINING), Lisa K. Wyatt (NBC’s THE OFFICE), Tory Stolper (LA’s Next Great Stage Star winner), Bianca Gisselle (AMERICAN IDIOT at The Vortex), recording artist Anthony Starble, Ian Littleworth (CARRIE), William Washington, Espiridion Magana (Univision’s VA POR TI), Ashley Ruth Jones (PSYCHE: A MODERN ROCK OPERA), Allie Costa, Katie DeShan (3-D’s TARZAN), Matthew Ballestero, Michelle Lane (AVENUE Q), Anton Starkman (AMERICAN HORROR STORY: HOTEL), and more.
The concert also features guest appearances from writers Erik Przytulski (winner of ALNM’s 2015 Outstanding Songwriting Award at Hollywood Fringe for ALIEN VS. MUSICAL) and Jan Roper (CITY OF LIGHT). Plus a sneak peak of The Falcon Theatre’s world premiere musical REAL HOUSEWIVES OF TOLUCA LAKE, performed by writer Molly Bell and Katie Von Till (NBC’s COMMUNITY).
Comedian, actress, and writer Chris Farah (SUPERSTORE, MODERN FAMILY, CHELSEA LATELY) hosts the evening alongside guest musical director and Ovation Award-winning composer Gregory Nabours (ASCAP’s “Part of Broadway: Today and Tomorrow” at the Kennedy Center).
Tickets for A LITTLE NEW MUSIC are $15/$20/$25 (partial view/regular/premium) and are available by calling (323) 661-6263 or online at www.rockwell-la.com. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Rockwell: Table & Stage is located at 1714 N. Vermont Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90027.
“BRINGING THE BEST OF NEW MUSICAL THEATER TO L.A., ONE SONG AT A TIME” -LA WEEKLY
A LITTLE NEW MUSIC is the best hour of new and unheard musical theatre material in LA. Whether a premiere from an established writer or an undiscovered tune from a promising up-and-comer, the mission is to showcase talent with a program that keeps your finger on the pulse.
Since 2013, ALNM has introduced an impressive array of over 125 songs by established and burgeoning composers alike, presented by stars of the stage and screen including Tony Award winner Daisy Eagan (THE SECRET GARDEN), John Tartaglia (AVENUE Q, SHREK the musical), Shoshana Bean (WICKED), Eric Peterson (SHREK the musical), Barrett Foa (25th ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE, “NCIS: LA”), Kevin Chamberlin (SEUSSICAL, DISASTER THE MUSICAL), Jeff Marx (AVENUE Q), Nicole Parker (WICKED, “MADtv”), and Michael A. Shepperd (LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS).
A Little New Music is a project of New Musicals, Inc., a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.
For more information visit: www.alittlenewmusic.org. @ALittleNewMusic.
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