A production of BMI, the Prospect Theatre Company and Musical Mondays Theatre Lab, The Best of the BMI Workshop will feature the talents of Titanic's Maury Yeston, Avenue Q's Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx and Little Ham's Judd Woldin and Richard Engquist. Show time is 8 PM.
Forbidden Broadway's Gerard Alessandrini will host the evening, which will also include performances by Nancy Ford, David Spencer, Jeff Blumenkrantz, Beth Falcone, Barbara Anselmi, Will Randall, Frank Evans, Patrick Cook and Rick Freyer.
Now in its fifth decade, the BMI Workshop has been the launching pad for such musicals as A Chorus Line, Little Shop of Horrors, Nine, Avenue Q and The Musical of Musicals—The Musical. The Workshop was recently honored with the 2005 Drama League Award for Excellence in Musical Theatre.
59E59 Theaters is located in Manhattan at 59 East 59th Street. Tickets, priced at $20, are available by calling (212) 479-4200 or by visiting www.ticketcentral.com.
* The one-night-only event is part of the New York Musical Theatre Festival.