Tony Award-winning composer William Finn, who mentors the Musical Theatre Lab series, hosts the Aug. 31 and Sept. 1 performances at Barrington Stage. The 8 PM performances will feature the talents of Heath Calvert, Demond Green, Nina Negri, Lance Rubin and Alysha Umphress with special guest appearances by Will Aronson, Maggie-Kate Coleman, Nikos Tsakalakos, Matt Caplan, Donna Lynne Champlin and Michael Winther. Concertgoers can expect to hear songs penned by Deborah Abramson, Janet Allard, Gaby Alter, Will Aronson, Tony Asaro, Nathan Christensen, Maggie Kate-Coleman, Julianne Wick Davis, Eric Day, Carmel Dean, Vadim Feitchner, William Finn, Kirsten A. Guenther, Creighton Irons, Michael R. Jackson, Anna Jacobs, Rachel Jett, Sukari Jones, Kyoung-Ae Kang, Sooyeon Kim, Gihieh Lee, Daniel Mate, Julia Meinwald, Chris Miller, Bill Nelson, Ryan Scott Oliver, Tammy Samuels, Robert Shapiro, Rachel Sheinkin, Joy Son, Nikos Tsakalakos, Nathan Tysen and Cori Withers.
Michael Perreca directs the concerts. The creative team also includes lighting by Kat Fleishhacker and Garrett Herzig, sound by Daniel A. Little and musical direction by Carmel Dean. Katie Kring is the production stage manager.
Barrington Stage is located at 30 Union Street. For tickets, priced $35, call (413) 236-8888 or visit www.barringtonstageco.org.