Upcoming Cast Recordings

By Robert Viagas
19 May 2015

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

FORTHCOMING:

 

Fun Home (Broadway)

  • Release: Album will be released digitally and in stores May 19. Theatregoers attending Fun Home on Broadway have the opportunity to purchase the album 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.

On the Twentieth Century (Broadway)

  • Release: May 19, 2015 (may ship earlier if ordered online)
  • 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.

An American in Paris (Broadway)

  • Release: June 2
  • Label: Masterworks Broadway
  • Writers: George and Ira Gershwin
  • Performers: Robert Fairchild, Leanne Cope, Veanne Cox, Jill Paice, Brandon Uranowitz and Max von Essen.

Something Rotten (Broadway)

  • Release: Digital outlets on June 2; CD in stores and online July 17.
  • Label: Ghostlight Records
  • Writers: Wayne Kirkpatrick and Karey Kirkpatrick
  • Performers: Christian Borle, Brian d'Arcy James, John Cariani, Heidi Blickenstaff, Brad Oscar, Kate Reinders, Brooks Ashmanskas, Peter Bartlett, Gerry Vichi, Michael James Scott and the original cast.

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.

The Visit (Broadway)

  • Release: June 26, 2015
  • Label: Broadway Records and Yellow Sound
  • Writers: John Kander and Fred Ebb
  • Performers: Chita Rivera, Roger Rees, Jason Danieley, David Garrison, Mary Beth Peil and the original cast.

The King and I (Broadway)

  • Release: June 2015
  • Label: Decca Broadway/Universal Music Classics
  • Writers: Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II
  • Performers: Kelli O'Hara and Ken Watanabe and the Lincoln Center revival cast.

Hamilton (Broadway)

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

 

NO RECORDING ANNOUNCED:

  • Gigi
  • It Shoulda Been You
  • Les Misérables

 

RELEASE DATE TBA:

Finding Neverland -- Songs from the Musical (Broadway)

  • Release: TBA, 2015
  • Label: Republic Records
  • Writers: Gary Barlow and Eliot Kennedy
  • Performers: A studio album featuring John Legend, Rita Ora, Nick Jonas.

Paint Your Wagon

  • Release: TBA
  • Label: TBA
  • 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
  • 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:

Liberty (Off-Broadway)

The Fortress of Solitude (Off-Broadway)

On The Town (2014 Revival)

Side Show (2014 Revival)

Peter Pan Live

The Last Ship

Honeymoon in Vegas

Venice (Off-Broadway)