Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman to Join Catch Me If You Can Cast at Barnes and Noble

News   Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman to Join Catch Me If You Can Cast at Barnes and Noble Catch Me If You Can songwriters Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman will join Tony Award winner Norbert Leo Butz and Aaron Tveit for a special performance and signing of the original Broadway cast album of their new musical June 28 at the Upper East Side Barnes and Noble.

Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman
Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman Photo by Krissie Fullerton

As previously reported, Catch Me leads Butz, Tveit and Kerry Butler will perform from the score at 4 PM. Shaiman will accompany the performers on piano. Also in attendance will be co-lyricist Wittman and cast members Linda Hart, Rachel de Benedet and Nick Wyman, who will sign copies of the Ghostlight Records original cast album of the Tony-nominated musical.

The cast album was released digitally May 23 and will arrive in stores June 28. The album was recorded April 4 and 18, and is produced by Shaiman and Scott M. Riesett. Kurt Deutsch is executive producer.

The track list follows:

"Live In Living Color"
"The Pinstripes Are All That They See"
"Someone Else’s Skin"
"Jet Set"
"Don’t Break The Rules"
"Butter Outta Cream"
"The Man Inside The Clues"
"Christmas Is My Favorite Time Of Year"
"Doctor’s Orders"
"Don’t Be A Stranger"
"Little Boy, Be A Man"
"Seven Wonders"
"(Our) Family Tree"
"Fly, Fly Away"
"Goodbye"
"Stuck Together (Strange But True)"
Bonus: "Fifty Checks"

Penned by Tony Award-winning Hairspray songwriters Shaiman and Wittman and Tony-winning playwright Terrence McNally (Master Class, The Full Monty, Kiss of the Spider Woman), the sleek, jazz-inflected musical opened on Broadway April 10 at the Neil Simon Theatre. Catch Me If You Can received four 2011 Tony Award nominations, including Best Musical, Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical (Butz), Best Orchestrations (Shaiman/Larry Blank) and Best Sound Design (Steve Kennedy). Butz took home the Tony in his category on June 12.

The Upper East Side Barnes and Noble is located at 150 86th Street at Lexington Ave.

Visit BN.com.

For tickets to the Broadway production, phone (877) 250-2929 or visit Ticketmaster.

Aaron Tveit and company
Aaron Tveit and company
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