Chip Zien Hosts Dec. 10 New Voices Concert

News   Chip Zien Hosts Dec. 10 New Voices Concert Chip Zien, who was most recently on Broadway in the revival of Les Misérables, hosts the Dec. 10 Monday Nights, New Voices concert at the Duplex Cabaret Theatre.
Chip Zien joins the cast of Les Mis
Chip Zien joins the cast of Les Mis

The year-end concert boasts an array of New Voices alumni, including Anna Bergman, Lauren Blackman, Randy Blair, Mick Bleyer, Charl Brown, Melanie Burg, Brandi Burkhardt, Brian Crum, Mitch Dean, Lianne Marie Dobbs, Nick Dothee, Morgan Paige Fluss, Lauren Kennedy, Jeff Kready, Josh Lamon, Jessica Lanzetta, Matt Leisy, Samantha Massell, Christy Morton, Patti Murin, Skie Ocasio, Reymundo Santiago, Sara Schmidt, Emily Shoolin, Rena Strober, Nadia Wahhab and Amy Wren. Show time is 7 PM. A host of composers will also take part in the evening: David Kirshenbaum, Jeff Blumenkrantz, Michael Heitzman and Ilene Reid, Tom Kitt, Matthew Sklar and Chad Beguelin, Jeff Bowen, Steven Routman and Deborah Abramson. Barbara Anselmi is the evening's musical director.

The New Voices series was founded by composer Scott Alan to "showcase some of today's brightest new talent in New York." Alan's debut recording, "Dreaming Wide Awake" — which features performances by Liz Callaway, Stephanie J. Block, Eden Espinosa, Cheyenne Jackson and Jonathan Groff, among others — is now available by visiting www.scottalan.net.

The Duplex Cabaret Theatre is located in Manhattan at 61 Christopher Street. There is a $12 music charge and a two-drink minimum; for reservations call (212) 255-5438.