Shoot the Piano Player Readings to Feature Matthew Hydzik, Nikki James, Natalie Venetia Belcon

News   Shoot the Piano Player Readings to Feature Matthew Hydzik, Nikki James, Natalie Venetia Belcon Two industry readings of the jazz-infused musical Shoot the Piano Player will be presented Nov. 16 at the New 42nd Street Studios.

Matthew Hydzik
Matthew Hydzik

This musical adaptation of David Goodis' novel "Down There" will be directed by Carlos Armesto. The cast includes Matthew Hydzik as Eddie and Nikki James as Lena with Derek Smith (Feather/Woodling), Natalie Venetia Belcon (Harriet), Thomas Cannizzaro, Anthony Fusco, Amirah Vann, Doug Eskew, C. Mingo Long, Starr J. Busby, Kent Overshown, and Curtis Wiley, Jr.

Shoot the Piano Player features music by David Sherman, lyrics by Lois Walden and a book by Charles Smith. The musical, according to press notes, "is a moving portrait of a man facing the demons of his past, the loss of loved ones, race and struggling for survival in a world gone mad."

Margot Harley produces. 

For producer reservations RSVP at rsvp@theatrec.org or call Theatre C's reservation line at (646) 237-6973.

Today’s Most Popular News: