By Michael Gioia
07 Sep 2012
Directed, hosted and produced by John Znidarsic, the 6PM free concert will spotlight the songs of award-winning composer/lyricist Paul Scott Goodman.
Scheduled to perform are Jeremy Kushnier (Jersey Boys), Jenny Lee Stern (Forbidden Broadway: Alive and Kicking), Anne Marie Milazzo (Bright Lights, Big City), Greg Naughton, Melissa Ahern, Carolee Goodgold and The Highland Divas. Matt Hinkley is the event's musical director.
Goodman's musicals include Room: A Rock Romance (nominated for 5 Helen Hayes Awards and 3 Outer circle Critics Award); Bright Lights, Big City; Him & Her; Alive in the World; God Save the New Wave; Metropolitan Music; and Just East of Broadway. Goodman was the first recipient of the Songwriters' Hall of Fame Best New Songwriter Award, winner of the Backstage Bistro Award, first solo recipient of the Jonathan Larson Foundation Award and winner of the Gilman Gonzalez-Falla Theater Foundation Commendation Award.