By Andrew Gans
04 Mar 2012
Directed/choreographed by Denis Jones with music direction by Steve Marzullo, the cast also features Paul Castree, Drew Geraci, Tom Riis Farrell, Anika Larsen, Carrie Manolakos, Lacretta Nicole, Clark Oliver, Zak Resnick, Seth Rudetsky and Clif Thorn with Sherz Aletaha, Saum Eskandani, Spring Groove, Jennifer Knox and Kevin Loreque.
A tribute to such films as "Poseidon Adventure," "Airport," "Earthquake" and "The Swarm," Disaster, press notes state, "starts on a summer night in 1979. All the hottest New York City A-Listers are putting on their platform shoes and polyester disco shirts and heading to the grand opening of Manhattan's first floating casino and discotheque. Little do they know that their night of boogie fever, Farrah Fawcett-feathered-hair and Bella Abzug hats will turn into....DISASTER!!!! The best '70s Songs! The biggest '70s Disasters!"
The creative team also includes costume designer Brian Hemesath, set designer Colin McGurk and stage manager Tom Kosis.
The Triad Theater is located at 158 West 72nd Street (between Broadway and Columbus). All tickets are $40; visit www.DisasterMusical.com.