Mamma Mia!'s Burkhardt Hosts Aug. 31 Monday Nights, New Voices Concert

News   Mamma Mia!'s Burkhardt Hosts Aug. 31 Monday Nights, New Voices Concert Brandi Burkhardt, who is currently playing Sophie Sheridan in Broadway's Mamma Mia!, hosts the Aug. 31 Monday Nights, New Voices concert at the Duplex Cabaret Theatre.
Brandi Burkhardt
Brandi Burkhardt

The evening, which begins at 7 PM, celebrates the work of composer Katie Thompson. Vocalists include Brad Greer, Anna Harrington, Antoine Smith, Jackie Washam and Alex Wyse. Thompson will also be on hand to relate stories associated with each of the presented songs. Music director Paul Staroba will accompany the singers on 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. His new CD, "Keys: The Music of Scott Alan," is also now available.

Brandi Burkhardt's theatrical credits also include A Tale of Two Cities (Broadway), The Civil War (National Theatre concert), Li'l Abner (Los Angeles Reprise series) and Jekyll & Hyde (international tour). Her screen credits include "Passions," "Boston Legal," "Law & Order: SVU" and "Confessions of a Shopaholic."

Katie Thompson is an acclaimed recording artist and musical theatre performer. Her music is available on itunes and CDBaby.

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.

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