Tony Winner Laura Benanti to Join David Yazbek at 92YTribeca

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Tony Award winner Laura Benanti will join Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown composer David Yazbek for a concert of his music April 11 at the 92Y Tribeca.

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The 7:30 PM performance and chat is presented as part of the "Lyrics & Lyricists Downtown" series. Tony Award-winning director Jack O'Brien, who collaborated with Yazbek on The Full Monty and Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, will moderate the evening.

Benanti, who recently starred in Women on the Verge, will perform alongside Sean Altman, John Ellison Conlee and Mylinda Hull. Musicians include Marco Paguia, Brian Hamm and Dean Sharenow.

A recording artist, vocalist and pianist, Yazbek was Tony Award-nominated for the musicals The Full Monty and Dirty Rotten Scoundrels. His latest musical Women on the Verge, based on the Pedro Almodóvar film, was produced on Broadway by Lincoln Center Theater earlier this season. He has released five solo albums and earned an Emmy Award for his writing for "Late Night with David Letterman."

For tickets, priced $25, visit 92YTribeca.

The 92YTribeca is located at 200 Hudson Street in Manhattan.

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