New Voices — with von Essen, Espinosa and Lippa — Celebrates Second Anniversary Dec. 4

News   New Voices — with von Essen, Espinosa and Lippa — Celebrates Second Anniversary Dec. 4 The Monday Nights, New Voices cabaret series celebrates its second anniversary Dec. 4 at The Duplex Cabaret Theatre.
Max von Essen
Max von Essen

Jennifer Cody, who was recently seen in the Actors' Fund of America's benefit concert of The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, will host the 7 PM concert. The evening will feature a mix of performers who have been part of the series' two-year run. Among those scheduled to perform are Max von Essen, Eden Espinosa, Dani Marcus, Emily McNamara, Elissa Goldstein, Marty Thomas, Nikki Renee Daniels, Ritchie Portela, Marla Mindelle, Rashad Naylor, Christy Faber, Robb Sapp, Rena Strober, Lauren Thomas, Katie Thompson, Mick Bond, Jenna Leigh Green, Kate Pazakis, Courtney Balan, Jill Abramovitz, Alysha Umphress, Todd Buonopane, Sara Schmidt, Emily Drennan, Tally Sessions, T.J. Mannix, Aléna Watters, Ellyn Marsh and Joe Hutcheson as well as composers Andrew Lippa, Barbara Anselmi, David Austin, Brian Lowdermilk, Kait Kerrigan, Ryan Scott Oliver and Brad Alexander.

Jennifer Cody has appeared on Broadway in The Pajama Game, Taboo, Urinetown, Seussical, Grease! and Cats. Cody is married to Little Shop of Horrors star Hunter Foster.

Composer Scott Alan launched the Monday Nights, New Voices series to "showcase some of today's brightest new talent in New York." Alan will also take part in the anniversary celebration.

The Duplex Cabaret Theatre is located in Manhattan at 61 Christopher Street. There is a $12 cover charge and a two-drink minimum; call (212) 255-5438 for reservations. Visit theduplex.com for more information.