THE SCREENING ROOM: Santino Fontana, Lindsay Mendez, Betsy Wolfe and More Sing Adam Gwon Songs at 54 Below

By Michael Gioia
and Andrew Gans
15 Apr 2013

Santino Fontana
Santino Fontana
Photo by Joseph Marzullo/WENN

The songs of composer-lyricist Adam Gwon were celebrated April 8 at 54 Below. Here are highlights from the evening, which included performances from Santino Fontana, Liz Callaway, Lindsay Mendez, Betsy Wolfe and more. 

Heading a five-piece band, Gwon premiered brand-new songs and shared tunes from his musicals Ordinary Days, Cloudlands, The Boy Detective Fails and String.

Performers included Liz Callaway, Kate Shindle, Wolfe, F. Michael Haynie, Zachary Prince, Sam Heldt, Fontana, Anne L. Nathan, Mendez, Kate Wetherhead, Phoebe Strole, John Bolton, Alex Wyse, Jessica Hershberg, Molly Hager, Olli Haaskivi, Mallory Hawks and Bonnie Milligan.

The evening was directed by Drama Desk nominee Ed Iskandar and produced by Katie Riegel. Videography is by Shoshana Feinstein. 



For more on composer Gwon and his works, read Playbill.com's Contemporary Musical Theatre Songwriters You Should Know

"Growing Up" — Adam Gwon with Olli Haaskivi, Mallory Hawks, Sam Heldt and Bonnie Milligan:

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