The 11th annual edition of Town Hall’s Broadway Rising Stars, a concert event that showcases promising talent, returns July 10 to Town Hall in New York City.
Scott Siegel, the creator, writer, and host of the event, unveiled his chosen 2017 crop of stars-to-be from colleges across the U.S., plus Israel, Belgium, and Norway. Broadway's Rising Stars will be directed by Scott Coulter, choreographed by Vibecke Dahle, and with musical direction by John Fischer.
The event claims alumni in Broadway shows including Hamilton, Waitress, Beautiful: The Carole King Musical, and The Color Purple.
The Rising Stars class of 2017 consists of Andy Kear (SUNY/Cortland), Ryan McConville (Wagner College), Liron Gavri (Lipper's Musical Theatre Academy, Israel), Anthony Massa (Macaulay Honors College of CUNY), Matt Ross (NYU’s Steinhardt College), Naree Ketudat (NYU’s Steinhardt), Sophie Rapiejko (Marymount), Shauna Topian (College Conservatory of Music), Dan Gettler (CCM), Tyler Jensen (University of Northern Colorado), Elisa Galindez (Collaborative Arts Project 21), Lauren Kolas (CAP 21), Brooke Wetterhahn (Tisch–New Studio on Broadway), Mia Gerachis (Tisch–New Studio on Broadway), Willie Demyan (American Musical and Dramatic Academy), Nazarria Workman (AMDA), Ruby Shadley (AMDA), Sarah Burke (AMDA), Annette Berning (AMDA), Lieselotte Nickmans (AMDA), and Katelyn Malloy (AMDA).
Tickets for their debut concert cost $25–$40 and can be purchased online at Ticketmaster.com or by phone at (800) 982-2787.