Part of the Front and Center concert series, the evening will be directed by Jamie McGonnigal and will allow the Hairspray cast members the chance to perform some of their favorite songs in an intimate setting. Those scheduled to take to the Joe's Pub stage include John Jeffrey Martin, Chester Gregory, Peter Matthew Smith, Abdul Latif, Todd Michel Smith, Jonathan Dokuchitz, Rusty Mowery, Terita Redd, Hollie Howard, Chandra Lee Schwartz, Leslie Goddard, Sabrina Reitman, Michelle Kittrell and Carly Jibson. Mark Hartman is the evening's musical director; show time is 7 PM.
Hairspray, the 2003 Tony Award winner for Best Musical, plays the Neil Simon Theatre, 250 West 52nd Street. Michael McKean and Carly Jibson currently head the cast as, respectively, Edna and Tracy Turnblad.
Tickets for the Hairspray concert are available by calling Joe's Pub at (212) 539-8778 and will be available through Telecharge later this week. Joe's Pub is located within the Public Theater at 425 Lafayette Street.