Kudisch, Lewis, Neuwirth, Rapp and Simard Set for Jan. 17 Don't Quit Your Night Job

News   Kudisch, Lewis, Neuwirth, Rapp and Simard Set for Jan. 17 Don't Quit Your Night Job Don't Quit Your Night Job — which was a downtown favorite at Joe's Pub before playing an extended run at the HA! Comedy Club — will return to the Zipper Factory Jan. 17.
Anthony Rapp
Anthony Rapp Photo by Aubrey Reuben

The 11:30 PM performance of Night Job, described as a "late night happening of improv, music, sketches and stories," is scheduled to feature co-creators Dan Lipton (The Coast of Utopia), Steve Rosen (Spamalot), David Rossmer (Nerds) and Sarah Saltzberg (The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee) as well as Derrick Baskin, Asmeret Ghebremichael, Jeff Hiller, Marc Kudisch, Norm Lewis, J. Elaine Marcos, Jason Moore, Maurice Murphy, Bebe Neuwirth, Anthony Rapp, Greg Reuter and Jennifer Simard. Damien Bassman will be featured on drums. The Petersons — comprising Keira Naughton, Matthew Saldivar and Adam Stein — will be the evening's musical guests.

The performance will benefit Wendy Wasserstein's Open Doors initiative. Theatre Development Fund and the late Wasserstein created Open Doors in 1988. The goal of the arts mentoring program is to "explore the relevance of theatre in the lives of today's youth."

The Zipper Factory is located in Manhattan at 336 West 37th Street, between 8th and 9th Avenues. Tickets, priced $20, are available by visiting www.thezipperfactory.com or by calling (212) 352-3101.

For more information about the monthly series at the Zipper Factory, visit www.myspace.com/dontquityournightjob.

 

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