Upcoming Cast Recordings

By Robert Viagas
20 Apr 2015

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

FORTHCOMING:

 

Gypsy (London)

  • Release: April 27, 2015
  • Label: First Night
  • Writers: Jule Styne and Stephen Sondheim
  • Performers: Imelda Staunton, Peter Davison, Lara Pulver and Gemma Sutton.

Fun Home (Broadway)

  • Release: Album will be released digitally and in stores May 19. Theatregoers attending Fun Home on Broadway will have the opportunity to purchase the album beginning May 5 at Circle in the Square Theatre.
  • Label: PS Classics
  • Writers: Lisa Kron and Jeanine Tesori
  • Performers: Beth Malone, Judy Kuhn, Sydney Lucas, Michael Cerveris, Emily Skeggs.



Liberty (Off-Broadway)

  • Release: May 5, 2015
  • Label: Broadway Records
  • Writers: Leslie Goldstein and Jon Goldstein
  • Performers: Emma Rosenthal, Ben McHugh, Cheryl Stern, Tom Souhrada, Ryan Duncan, C. Mingo Long and Andrew DiTusa.

On the Twentieth Century (Broadway)

  • Release: May 19, 2015
  • Label: PS Classics
  • Writers: Cy Coleman, Betty Comden and Adolph Green
  • Performers: Kristin Chenoweth, Peter Gallagher, Andy Karl, Michael McGrath, Mark Linn Baker, Mary Louise Wilson.

The Golden Apple (Lyric Stage, Texas)

  • Release: June 2, 2015
  • Label: PS Classics
  • Writers: John Latouche and Jerome Moross
  • Performers: Christopher J. Deaton and Kristen Lassiter.

Nevermore (Off-Broadway)

  • Release: June 16, 2015
  • Label: Broadway Records
  • Writers: Jonathan Christenson
  • Performers: Gaelan Beatty, Shannon Blanchet, Beth Graham, Ryan Parker, Garett Ross, Scott Shpeley and Lindsie VanWinkle.

Jon & Jen (Off-Broadway)

  • Release: June 16, 2015
  • Label: Broadway Records
  • Writers: Andrew Lippa and Tom Greenwald
  • Performers: Kate Baldwin and Conor Ryan.

Hamilton (Broadway)

  • Release: September 2015
  • Label: TBA
  • Writers: Lin-Manuel Miranda
  • Performers: Lin-Manuel Miranda and the original cast

 

NO RECORDING ANNOUNCED:

  • Cabaret
  • Finding Neverland
  • Gigi
  • It Shoulda Been You
  • Les Misérables

 

RELEASE DATE TBA:

Paint Your Wagon

  • Release: TBA
  • Label: Sh-K-Boom Records/li>
  • Writers: Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe.
  • Performers: Keith Carradine, Alexandra Socha, Jenni Barber, Robert Creighton, Caleb Damschroder, Justin Guarini, Nathaniel Hackmann, Robyn Hurder, Melissa van der Schyff, Scott Wakefield, William Youmans, Darien Crago, Steve Czarnecki, Nicolas Davila, Casey Garvin, Shonica Gooden, Timothy Hughes, Naomi Kakuk, Justin Keyes, Jenny Laroche, Melissa Hunter McCann, Harris Milgrim, Kevin Munhall, Kristin Piro, Robbie Roby, Jason Simon, Kevin Vortmann, Nicholas Ward and Mikey Winslow.
  • Miscellaneous: Cast album of the 2015 Encore! production.

Lady, Be Good!

  • Release: TBA
  • Label: Sh-K-Boom Records/li>
  • Writers: George and Ira Gershwin.
  • Performers: Douglas Sills, Tommy Tune, Colin Donnell, Danny Gardner, Jeff Hiller, Erin Mackey, Patti Murin, Richard Poe, Jennifer Laura Thompson and Kirsten Wyatt.
  • Miscellaneous: Cast album of the 2015 Encore! production.

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:

The Fortress of Solitude (Off-Broadway)

Release: March 24, 2015
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

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.

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.

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

 

Other Recordings:

  • Jeremy Jordan & Anna Kendrick - The Last Five Years Soundtrack - Sh-K-Boom Records - February 10, 2015
  • 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