Cry-Baby's Jibson Will Host April 14 New Voices Concert

News   Cry-Baby's Jibson Will Host April 14 New Voices Concert Carly Jibson, the former Hairspray star now appearing in the new musical Cry-Baby, will host the April 14 Monday Nights, New Voices concert at the Duplex Cabaret Theatre.

The 7 PM concert will spotlight the songs of Brian Lowdermilk and Kait Kerrigan. Composer Lowdermilk will be on hand to accompany singers on selections from his and Kerrigan's songbook. Those scheduled to perform include Shauna Goodgold, Josh Howell, Melissa Lyons, John Myers and Sarah Statler.

Barbara Anselmi will be the evening's musical director and will also be featured on the piano.

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 available by visiting www.scottalan.net.

Kait Kerrigan and Brian Lowdermilk are the authors of Henry and Mudge, The Freshman Experiment, Wrong Number, The Woman Upstairs, The Unauthorized Autobiography of Samantha Brown and Tales from the Bad Years. For more information visit www.kerrigan-lowdermilk.com.

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.