Currently scheduled to perform are Adriane Lenox, Marva Hicks, Candice Marie Woods, Carmen Ruby Floyd, Russell Fischer, Robert Ball, Robert Fowler, Linzey Jones, Tarharqa, Shevon Loftin, Ty Stephens, King Aswad, Tyrick Wiltez Jones and Tinatin Japaridze. The artists will offer songs composed by Lee Summers and collaborators Barry Akins, Gary Augustus, Ty Stephens, Timothy Graphenreed and Michael John Kay.
Shaun Derik will host the evening, which will feature musical direction by Jo Lynn Burks and Timothy Graphenreed and direction by Gwen Gilliam. Abbe Lucas is the production manager; stage manager is Jay Levy.
Tickets are priced $20 and $25 plus a two-drink minimum, cash only; visit www.brownpapertickets.com. Stage 72 is located at 158 West 72nd Street (between Broadway and Columbus).