A concert version of Alive! The Zombie Musical will be presented July 29 at 8 PM at the Pershing Square Signature Center as part of the New York Musical Festival.
Directed by David Ruttura, the evening will feature musical direction by Taylor Peckham.
The cast will be led by Amanda Jane Cooper (Wicked), Zach Adkins (Anastasia), Nicholas Belton (Great Comet), Lindsay Nicole Chambers (Hairspray), and Hunter Ryan Herdlicka (A Little Night Music) with Chris Dwan (Finding Neverland), Blaine Krauss (The Cher Show), Mary Page Nance (The Great Comet), Alex Gibson (SpongeBob SquarePants), Kennedy Caughell (Beautiful), and Daisy Hobbs (Aladdin).
The new musical features a book and score by Josh Canfield and follows a unique zombie who embarks on a mystical journey in search of his lost humanity. Along for the ride is a madcap news reporter, her sidekick, and a depressed anchorwoman who is drawn to the thoughtful zombie.
Barbara Chubb produces.
Tickets are now on sale at NYMF.org.