With Thanksgiving a week away, Sh-K-Boom Records, a new label dedicated to theatre artists, is opening its Sh-K-Boom Room series with a benefit concert Nov. 16 at the Cutting Room. Three of the label's artists, Alice Ripley, Sherie Rene Scott and Adam Pascal, kick off the evening with numbers from their albums. Also performing will be The Full Monty's Annie Golden and Dan Lipton, Rent's Michael McElroy and Norbert Leo Butz, Titanic's Brian d'Arcy James and Clarke Thorell, The Capeman's Sara Ramirez, Dirty Blonde's Bob Stillman, Jane Eyre's Jayne Paterson with the show's composer Paul Gordon and Gavin De Graw. Mario Cantone, star of The Crumple Zone, will host.
The concert benefits City Harvest, which feeds New York City's hungry with donated food. City Harvest is on the web at http://www.cityharvest.org.
Tickets are $20 at the door. The Cutting Room, a new restaurant owned by The Best Man's Chris Noth, is located at 19 West 24th Street. For more information, call Noah Cornman at (646) 505 0496. Reservations can be e-mailed to BoomRoom@sh-k-boom.com.