Upcoming Cast Recordings

By Jennifer Nason-Brown
30 Jan 2015

Upcoming and recent cast album releases (and significant Broadway-related recordings).

FORTHCOMING:

Side Show (2014 Revival)

  • Release: February 24, 2015
  • Label: Broadway Records
  • Writers: Bill Russell
  • Performers: Erin Davie, Emily Padgett, Matthew Hydzik, Ryan Silverman and the original Broadway cast.

On The Town (2014 Revival)

  • Release: March 3, 2015
  • Label: PS Classics
  • Writers: Leonard Bernstein, Betty Comden, Adolph Green
  • Performers: Tony Yazbeck, Jay Armstrong Johnson, Clyde Alves, Megan Fairchild, Alysha Umphress, Elizabeth Stanley, Jackie Hoffman, Michael Rupert, Allison Guinn, Phillip Boykin, Stephen DeRosa and the original Broadway cast.

 



NO RECORDING ANNOUNCED:

  • Cabaret
  • Les Misérables

 

RELEASE DATE TBA:

The Fortress of Solitude (Original Cast Recording)

  • Release: TBA
  • Label: Sh-K-Boom Records
  • Writers: Michael Friedman
  • Performers: Ken Barnett, Kyle Beltran, Adam Chanler-Berat, André De Shields, Carla Duren, Stephane Duret, Rebecca Naomi Jones, Jahi Kearse, Kevin Mambo, Malaiyka Reid, David Rossmer, Conor Ryan, Kristen Sieh, Britton Smith, Brian Tyree Henry, Akron Watson, Alison Whitehurst, Juson Williams

The Black Monk

  • Release: TBA
  • Writers: music and lyrics by Wendy Kesselman.
  • Performers: Austin Pendleton, Elon Rutberg, Julie Craig and Scott Robertson.
  • Miscellaneous: Based on the 2008 Off-Broadway production, This album was recorded on May 25.

Back in the Day

  • Release: TBA
  • Writers: music and lyrics by Lance Horne
  • Performers: Cast of the Cape Cod Repertory Theatre production
  • Miscellaneous: This album was recorded September 26, 2009.

People Like Us

  • Release: TBA
  • Label: Jay Records
  • Writers: music by Todd Almond, lyrics by Almond and Gus Kaikkonen.
  • Performers: Matt Bogart and Pamela Bob.


AVAILABLE NOW:

On The Town (2014 Revival)

  • Release: January 20, 2015
  • Label: PS Classics
  • Writers: Leonard Bernstein, Betty Comden and Adolph Green
  • Performers: Tony Yazbeck, Jay Armstrong Johnson, Clyde Alves and the original Broadway cast.

Peter Pan Live

  • Release: December 16, 2014 (digitally and in-store)
  • Label: Broadway Records
  • Writers: Lyrics: Carolyn Leigh / Music: Mark Charlap
  • Performers: Christopher Walken, Allison Williams, Christian Borle, Kelli O'Hara and the original cast

The Last Ship

  • Release: December 16, 2014 (digitally and in-store)
  • Label: Universal Music Classics
  • Writers: Sting
  • Performers: Michael Esper, Rachel Tucker, Jimmy Nail, Fred Applegate, Aaron Lazar, Sally Ann Triplett, Collin Kelly-Sordelet and the original Broadway cast.

Honeymoon in Vegas

  • Release: November 18, 2014 (digitally and at the Nederlander Theatre) / January 13, 2015 (in-store)
  • Label: UMe
  • Writers: Jason Robert Brown
  • Performers: Rob McClure, Brynn O'Malley and the original Broadway cast.

Venice (Off-Broadway)

  • Release: September 23, 2014 (theatre) / December 2, 2014 (digitally and in-store)
  • Label: Ghostlight Records
  • Writers: Music by Matt Sax / Lyrics by Matt Sax and Eric Rosen / Additional Music by Curtis Moore
  • Performers: Uzo Aduba, Jennifer Damiano, Emilee Dupre, Claybourne Elder, Semhar Ghebremichael, Jonathan David, Leslie Odom Jr., Victoria Platt, Angela Polk, Devin L. Roberts, Matt Sax, Haaz Sleiman, Manuel Stark

Hedwig and the Angry Inch

  • Release: June 12, 2014 (digitally) / July 15, 2014 (in-store)
  • Label: Atlantic Records
  • Writers: music and lyrics by Stephen Trask
  • Performers: Neil Patrick Harris and Lena Hall

Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill

  • Release: July 15, 2014
  • Label: P.S. Classics
  • Writers: Billie Holiday
  • Performers: Audra McDonald

Heathers: The Musical

  • Release: June 17, 2014 (in-store)
  • Label: Yellow Sound Label
  • Writers: Laurence O'Keefe and Kevin Murphy
  • Performers: Barrett Wilbert Weed, Ryan McCartan, Elle McLemore, and the rest of the original off-Broadway cast.

Love's Labour's Lost

  • Release: June 3, 2014 (digitally) / July 8, 2014 (in-store)
  • Label: Ghostlight Records
  • Writers: Michael Friedman and Alex Timbers
  • Performers: Daniel Breaker, Kevin Del Aguila, Colin Donnell, Rachel Dratch, Andrew Durand, Kimiko Glenn, Jeff Hiller, Rebecca Naomi Jones, Justin Levine, Patti Murin, Lucas Near-Verbrugghe, Bryce Pinkham, Charlie Pollock, Caesar Samayoa, Maria Thayer, Audrey Lynn Weston, Michael R. Douglass, and Bradley Gibson.

Bullets Over Broadway

  • Release: June 3, 2014 (digitally) / June 10, 2014 (in-store)
  • Label: Masterworks Broadway
  • Writers: Various
  • Performers: Zach Braff, Marin Mazzie, Vincent Pastore, Betsy Wolfe, Brooks Ashmanskas, Lenny Wolpe, Helene Yorke, Nick Cordero, Karen Ziemba and the rest of the original Broadway cast.

If/Then

  • Release: June 3, 2014
  • Label: Masterworks Broadway
  • Writers: music by Tom Kitt, lyrics by Brian Yorkey
  • Performers: Idina Menzel, LaChanze, Anthony Rapp, James Snyder, Jerry Dixon, Jenn Colella, Jason Tam, Tamika Lawrence and the rest of the original Broadway Cast.

Aladdin

  • Release: May 27, 2014 (digitally) / June 17, 2014 (in-store)
  • Label: Walt Disney Records
  • Writers: Music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Howard Ashman and Tim Rice, additional lyrics by Chad Beguelin
  • Performers: James Monroe Iglehart, Adam Jacobs, Courtney Reed, Jonathan Freeman and the rest of the original Broadway cast.

 

Other Recordings:

  • Mary Testa & Michael Starobin - Have Faith - Sh-K-Boom Records - December 2, 2014
  • Ann Hampton Callaway - From Sassy to Divine: The Sarah Vaughan Project - Shanachie Entertainment - September 16, 2014
  • Betty Buckley - Ghostlight - Palmetto Records - September 16, 2014
  • Michael Mott - Where The Sky Ends: The Songs of Michael Mott - Broadway Records - June 17, 2014
  • Scott Alan - Anything Worth Holding On To - Scott Alan - May 6, 2014
  • Alison Fraser - Tennessee Williams: Words and Music - Ghostlight Records - April 8, 2014
  • Ramin Karimloo - The Road to Find Out East - Big Hand Recordings - April 7, 2014