Kansas City Choir Boy and Iowa composer Todd Almond will be joined by Grammy Award-nominated singer-songwriter Michelle Shocked for a September 23 concert at Feinstein’s/54 Below.
Almond and Shocked, who recently forged a theatrical collaboration, will take the stage at 9:30 PM to share an evening that explores the intersection of their individual styles and insights into their upcoming stage musical adaptation of Shocked’s 1994 album, Kind Hearted Woman.
Almond’s works include A Separate Piece, Melancholy Play, On the Levee, Girlfriend, People Like Us, Kansas City Choir Boy, Ahraihsak, and We Have Always Lived in the Castle, which premiered at Yale Rep. He has appeared at Feisntein’s/54 Below with Sherie Rene Scott in their collaboration Piece of Meat. Almond has also collaborated with Lear deBessonet on The Tempest and The Winter's Tale in Central Park. His albums Mexico City and Memorial Day are currently available.
There is a $25-$35 cover and a $25 food and beverage minimum. For tickets, visit 54Below.com. Feinstein’s/54 Below is located at 254 West 54th Street, NYC.