By Adam Hetrick
11 May 2011
|Photo by Joan Marcus|
The 17-track album, including a bonus track of the cut song "50 Checks," will be available digitally from Ghostlight Records May 23 and will be released in stores June 28. The album was recorded April 4 and 18, and is produced by Shaiman and Scott M. Riesett. Kurt Deutsch is executive producer.
Based on the DreamWorks film of the same name (and the autobiography by Frank Abagnale Jr. and Stan Redding), Catch Me If You Can has a book by Tony winner Terrence McNally and opened April 10 at the Neil Simon Theatre.
The principal cast includes Aaron Tveit (Next to Normal, Wicked) as Frank Abagnale, Jr., Tony Award winner Butz (Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Is He Dead?) as FBI Fraud Agent Carl Hanratty, Tom Wopat (Sondheim on Sondheim, Annie Get Your Gun) as Frank Sr., Kerry Butler (Xanadu, Hairspray) as Brenda, Rachel De Benedet (Dirty Rotten Scoundrels) as Paula Abagnale, Linda Hart (Hairspray) as Carol Strong and Nick Wyman (Tale of Two Cities) as Roger Strong.
"Live In Living Color"
"The Pinstripes Are All That They See"
"Someone Else’s Skin"
"Don’t Break The Rules"
"Butter Outta Cream"
"The Man Inside The Clues"
"Christmas Is My Favorite Time Of Year"
"Don’t Be A Stranger"
"Little Boy, Be A Man"
"(Our) Family Tree"
"Fly, Fly Away"
"Stuck Together (Strange But True)"
Bonus: "Fifty Checks"
Watch a musical preview of the show: