Woods, Cuccioli, Marinos and More to Pay Tribute to Gemignani in March

News   Woods, Cuccioli, Marinos and More to Pay Tribute to Gemignani in March A host of theatre favorites will take part in an evening saluting the career of Tony Award-winning musical director-conductor Paul Gemignani March 30.

Presented by Broadway Ala Carte, Another Op'nin, Another Show: A Musical Tribute to Paul Gemignani will be held at the YM-YWHA of North Jersey in Wayne, NJ. Stephen Kantrowitz will direct the 7:30 PM concert, which will feature musical direction by Peter Candela and choreography/musical staging by Adolpho Blaire.

Among those scheduled to perform are Garth Kravits, Carol Woods, Ken Jennings, Robert Cuccioli, Toni DiBuono, Gay Willis, George Marge, Ciaran Sheehan, Peter Marinos, Mike O'Carroll, Ali Ewoldt, Kevin David Thomas and Julie Waldman-Stiel as well as Christopher Budinich, Jodi Chekofsky, Buck Hujabre, Jennifer Montague, Mark Montague, Sonia Perez, and Ilona Rubenstein. Ensemble Members include Rasha Jay, Katie McGee, Joseph Nolin, Jenny Paul, Frank Todisco, Tracey Turner and Brian Zane.

Concertgoers can expect to hear songs from Gemignani's more than 38 Broadway and West End credits, which include Company; Follies; Sweeney Todd; Evita; Kiss Me, Kate; West Side Story; Into the Woods; 1776; On the Twentieth Century; Dreamgirls; and Crazy for You, among others.

The evening will benefit Broadway Ala Carte's educational arts programs and teen scholarships.

Tickets, priced $45, are available by calling (973) 595-0100, ext. 226, or by visiting www.ymha-nj.org. The YM-YWHA of North Jersey is located at One Pike Drive in Wayne, NJ.