By Adam Hetrick
08 Apr 2009
|Photo by Irene Young|
Newly announced performers include Tony winner Debbie Gravitte (Jerome Robbins' Broadway), Tony nominees Euan Morton (Taboo) and Liz Larson (Hairspray), as well as Nellie McKay (Threepenny Opera), Mary Bond Davis (Hairspray), Rachel Stern (High Fidelity) and Jon Patrick Walker (Young Frankenstein).
The 7 PM evening will feature the previously reported Kate Reinders (Wicked, Gypsy), Annaleigh Ashford (Wicked), Kate Shindle (Legally Blonde), Jenn Colella (Urban Cowboy), Ryan Bogner (Bedbugs!!!) and Celina Carvajal (Rooms, Tarzan), as well as cast members from Rooms, Altar Boyz and [title of show] for an evening of highlights from past NYMF productions.
The sixth annual New York Musical Theatre Festival will run Sept. 28-Oct. 18. The festival has presented new works from Argentina, Australia, Canada, Great Britain, Korea and across the United States that have gone on to enjoy regional, Off-Broadway and Broadway success.
NYMF success stories include [title of show], Altar Boyz, Rooms, Yank!, Next to Normal, The Great American Trailer Park Musical, The Big Voice: God or Merman, Captain Louie, Gutenberg! The Musical, Meet John Doe, Nerds:// A Musical Software Satire and Shout! The Mod Musical.
For further information visit NYMF.