Ann Harada, Darius de Haas, Elena Shaddow, Betsy Wolfe Set for A Funny Thing Concerts

News   Ann Harada, Darius de Haas, Elena Shaddow, Betsy Wolfe Set for A Funny Thing Concerts Casting has been announced for the first offering in the 92nd St. Y's Lyrics & Lyricists series, which kicks off Jan. 9, 2016, with A Funny Thing Happened: Songs from the Road to Broadway.

Vocalists include Aaron C. Finley, Ann Harada, Darius de Haas, Greg Hildreth, Elena Shaddow and Betsy Wolfe. The artists will be backed by Steve Kenyon, woodwinds; Brian Pareschi, trumpet; Neal Caine, bass; and Paul Pizzuti, drums.

Darius de Haas
Darius de Haas

"Three-time Tony Award winner Kathleen Marshall reveals the stories behind 'Comedy Tonight' (A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum) and other 11th-hour songs penned out of town, only to become Broadway’s biggest hits," according to press notes.

Marshall is the guest artistic director, writer and host for the concerts. The Tony winner will also stage the evenings with associate direction by David Eggers and musical direction by David Chase.

Performances are scheduled for Jan. 9 at 8 PM, Jan. 10 at 2 PM and 7 PM and Jan. 11 at 2 PM and 7:30 PM.

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