By Andrew Gans
14 Jan 2009
|Photo by Aubrey Reuben|
The 8 PM concert at Dillon's Lounge in Manhattan will feature the work of five women songwriters: Deborah Abramson and Amanda Yesnowitz, Katie Thompson, and Lindsay Baker and Amanda Jacobs. Billy Bustamante will host.
Those currently scheduled to perform the songs of the aforementioned composers include Marc Kudisch (9 to 5, Assassins, Thoroughly Modern Millie), Chip Zien (Into the Woods, Falsettos), Laura Osnes (Grease), Liz Larsen (Hairspray, Damn Yankees), Megan McGinnis (Little Women, Les Miserables, Parade) and Charlie Brady (South Pacific).
Past "Bright Lights" concerts have featured the work of Jeff Blumenkrantz, Ricky Ian Gordon, Georgia Stitt, Sam Davis, J. Oconer Navarro, Neil Bartram, Brian Hill, and Benj Pasek and Justin Paul.
Dillon's Lounge is located in Manhatttan at 245 West 54th Street. There is a $15 cover charge and a two-drink minimum. To purchase tickets visit www.DreamlightTheatre.org.
Dreamlight Theatre Company is a non-profit organization dedicated to "providing a home for musical theatre in New York City." The company's production of Fugitive Songs received a Drama Desk nomination.