Recorded live at Town Hall May 1, 2006, the recording features songs from musicals that opened on Broadway in 1968, including tunes from Hair, The Happy Time, Darling of the Day, Golden Rainbow, George M!, New Faces of 1968, Her First Roman, Zorba and Promises, Promises. Bringing these songs to life are such theatre and cabaret favorites as Scott Coulter, Annie Golden, Adam Grupper, Lisa Howard, Lorinda Lisitza, Bill Nolte, Jack Noseworthy, Brad Oscar and Shayna Steele. Oscar also directed the evening.
The performers are accompanied by Ross Patterson and His Little Big Band. "The Broadway Musicals of 1968" was produced for CD by Peter Pine.
The complete track listing for "The Broadway Musicals of 1968" follows.
Hair, Shayna Steele & Company
She Likes Basketball, Jack Noseworthy
Panache, Bill Nolte
Why Can’t I Walk Away?, Brad Oscar
I’m In Love With A Fool, Lorinda Lisitza
Loving You, Adam Grupper
Love In A New Tempo, Bill Nolte
Let’s See What Happens, Lorinda Lisitza
Only Love, Lisa Howard
The Dangerous Age, Adam Grupper, Brad Oscar
I’ll Never Fall In Love Again, Annie Golden, Jack Noseworthy
Promises, Promises, Scott Coulter
I Fell In With Evil Companions, Brad Oscar, Men
The Butterfly, Lisa Howard, Scott Coulter
Frank Mills, Annie Golden
Easy To Be Hard, Shayna Steele
Das Chicago Song, Lorinda Lisitza
Knowing When To Leave, Lisa Howard
I Don’t Remember You, Jack Noseworthy
Turkey Lurkey Time, Christina Marie Norrup, Kim Shriver, Courtney Young
Just For Today, Lisa Howard
I’ve Got To Be Me, Scott Coulter
Life Is, Company
Let The Sun Shine In, Company
The CD, priced $14.95, will be available beginning July 14 by visiting www.footlight.com or by calling (888) 627-3993.