New York City Debutante Ball Will Feature New Songs by Jason Michael Snow, Sam Salmond, Joey Contreras and More

By Michael Gioia
05 Feb 2013

Debutante Ball, featuring new work by up-and-coming musical theatre composers and lyricists, will be held Feb. 6 at the Laurie Beechman Theatre. Contributing songwriters include Joey Contreras, Sam Salmond and Jason Michael Snow.



The 9 PM concert will feature never-before-heard songs by Landon Braverman and Derek P. Hassler, Maggie Kate Coleman and Julia Meinwald, Contreras, Rob DelGaudio and Kaley McMahon, Kyle Ewalt and Michael Ian Walker, Mishaela Faucher and Snow, Paul Fujimoto, David Levinson, Michael Mott and Zoe Samuel, Alexander Sage Oyen, Bradford Proctor, Alex Rubin and Mark Sanderlin, Salmond, and Zack Zadek.

Debutante Ball, described as "an evening about firsts and new experiences," will feature performers Matt Fogleman, Stephanie Hawkins, Sarah Kleist, Chloe Kostman, Justin Newkirk, Andrey Patino, Maggie Salley, Jessie Selleck, Matt Weinstein and Elijah Word, who are all making their New York City stage debut.

The concert is produced by Shoshana Feinstein with music direction by Benjamin M. Rauhala.

The Laurie Beechman Theatre is located within the West Bank Cafe at 407 W. 42nd Street. There will be a $15 cover charge plus a $15 food-drink minimum. For reservations, call (212) 695-6909.