By Michael Gioia
03 Jan 2013
At the 7 PM concert, Heisler and Goldrich will be joined by concert and cabaret director Scott Coulter, David Beach (The Great American Mousical, Mamma Mia!), Christine Pedi (Forbidden Broadway), Jill Abramovitz (9 to 5) and more.
Collaborators since 1993, lyricist Heisler and composer Goldrich are known for New York concert scene character songs such as "Taylor, the Latte Boy," made famous by Kristin Chenoweth, and "Alto's Lament." The pair earned a 2009 Drama Desk nomination for Outstanding Music and Lyrics for their work on Dear Edwina. They were also recipients of ASCAP's 2002 Richard Rodgers New Horizons Award and were nominated for the 2005 Lucille Lortel Award for their Off-Broadway musical Junie B. Jones.
Birdland is located at 315 West 44th Street. There is a $10 food/beverage minimum. For more information, visit BirdlandJazz.com.