The Jan. 19 concert at the Manhattan venue will boast the talents of Norm Lewis, Leslie Kritzer, Matt Caplan, Allison Case and Charlie Brady as well as the cast of the Drama Desk-nominated Fugitive Songs: Halle Petro, Todd Pettiford, Ben Roseberry and Lucia Spina. Show time is 8 PM. The performers will be accompanied by a five-piece string band. Concertgoers can expect to hear new material from Miller and Tysen's upcoming commissions at Lincoln Center and Playwrights Horizons as well as tunes from The Burnt Part Boys.
Chris Miller and Nathan Tysen's musicals include Fugitive Songs, The Burnt Part Boys (book: Mariana Elder), The Mysteries of Harris Burdick (book: Joe Calarco) and True Fans. They are the recipients of a 2007 Kitty Carlisle Hart Award, a 2006 Richard Rodgers Award, a 2004 Daryl Roth Creative Spirit Award, a 2003 Frederick Loewe Foundation Grant and a 2003 Jonathan Larson Award.
The Zipper Factory Theater is located in Manhattan at 336 West 37th Street. For tickets, priced $15, call (212) 352-3101 or visit www.thezipperfactory.com.