The evening, which begins at 7 PM, celebrates the work of composing team Joshua Salzman and Ryan Cunningham. Vocalists include Wade Dooley, Wade Elkins, Jennifer Lorae, John Pinto, Isabel Santiago and Ali Stroker. 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 available by visiting www.scottalan.net. His new CD, "Keys: The Music of Scott Alan," is also now available.
In addition to her Broadway credits, Erin Davie has been seen Off-Broadway in The Glorious Ones and Infertility as well as in the City Center Encores! production of Applause.
Joshua Salzman and Ryan Cunningham's musicals include I Love You Because (cast recording on PS Classics); Queen Esther, a musical comedy based on the story of Purim that will be seen at the Kaufman Center March 1; and Next Thing You Know, a song cycle currently in development with director John Simpkins. Both are members of the BMI Advanced Writing Workshop, ASCAP and the Dramatist Guild.
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 or visit theduplex.com.