Balan and Robinson to Join Avenue Q's Foa for Dec. 6 Concert

News   Balan and Robinson to Join Avenue Q's Foa for Dec. 6 Concert Courtney Balan and Jason Robinson — dubbed the "Foa-natics" — will join Avenue Q's Barrett Foa for his Ars Nova concert debut next month.

Barrett Foa
Barrett Foa

The Dec. 6 evening is part of the "Broadway Spotlight" series, which presents concerts with stars of the musical theatre. Christopher Gattelli will direct the 8 PM performance with musical direction by Tom Kitt.

Foa is the latest Broadway actor to step into the "Broadway Spotlight," which has previously showcased the talents of Avenue Q's Ann Harada and John Tartaglia, Dance of the Vampires' Max von Essen, Les Miz’s Lauren Kennedy, Hairspray's Shoshana Bean, Into the Woods' Chad Kimball, Aida's Felicia Finley, Rent's Anthony Rapp, Wicked's Idina Menzel and Funny Girl’s Leslie Kritzer.

Barrett Foa is currently part of the ensemble of the Tony-winning musical Avenue Q. He made his Broadway debut in Mamma Mia! and was part of last season's all-star Children of Eden benefit concert. Foa's other theatrical credits include Godspell and Just So and he also understudies the roles of Princeton and Rod in Avenue Q.

The Ars Nova Theater is located in Manhattan at 511 West 54th Street. Call (212) 868-4444 for tickets (priced at $15) or go to www.SmartTix.com.