Newly announced for the the Jan. 12, 2009, concert — which will feature tunes from "Keys" as well as selections from Alan's debut solo recording, "Dreaming Wide Awake" — are Merle Dandridge, Crystal Monee Hall, Megan McGinnis, Carrie Manolakos, Patti Murin and 13's Allie Trimm. The 7 PM concert will also boast the previously reported Lisa Brescia, Heidi Blickenstaff, Jenn Colella, Erin Davie, Hadley Fraser, Nikki M. James, Marcus Paul James, Kenita Miller, Lauren Thomas, Katie Thompson, Natalie Weiss and The Broadway Boys.
Scott Alan wrote the book, music and lyrics for the musical Detour, which was seen in Los Angeles. His current theatre projects include Piece, which was featured at the 2003 Palo Alto TheatreWorks festival, the 2005 NAMT festival and the 2006 Seattle Theatre Festival; and the song cycle The Warmth of the Womb. He also produces the monthly Monday Nights, New Voices concert at the Duplex.
Alan's music is available on his website, scottalan.net, and at iTunes.
Birdland is located in Manhattan at 315 West 44th Street. For reservations call (212) 581-3080 or visit www.ovationtix.com.