BMI Workshop's Musical Mondays Lab to Launch With Free Concert Oct. 11

Musical Mondays Theatre Lab, offering selections from brand-new musicals developed in the BMI Workshop, will launch Oct. 11 with a special concert of material from the new album "No More Revivals, Volume 1," at the Jerry Orbach Theater.

The kick-off concert on Oct. 11 at 6:30 PM promises songs by Alan Menken and David Spencer; Adam Overett; Aron Acurso and Jill Abramovitz; Dan Israel with collaborators Phoebe Kreutz and Robert Yarnall; Justin Warner and Rob Kendt; Mary Feinsinger; Andy Monroe; Joy Son and Steve Routman; Sara Wordsworth and Linda Dowdell; Ben Green and Greg Edwards; and Jonathon Comisar and Webb Wilcoxen.

Set to perform the new material are Natalie Charle Ellis ( Forbidden Broadway, Alive and Kicking), Mary Feinsinger ( Ting Twisters), Adam Overett ( Footloose), Jill Abramovitz ( 9 to 5), Jeff Ward ( Howard da Silva), Andy Monroe ( The Kid), Mick Bleyer ( Scarlet Pimpernel), Amy Zelcer ( If You Give a Pig a Pancake), Elyssa Samsel ( Nab-a-Date), Arjana Andris ( Sweeney Todd), Tom Compton, David Perlman, ( Baby It's You!), Jonathan Breit ( The Rivals) and Beth Falcone ( Wanda's World).

The materai is featured on the new album "From the BMI Workshop: No More Revivals, Volume 1," anticipated for an early winter release.

Upcoming concerts include Neurosis: the Musical, book by Allan Rice, music by Ben Green, lyrics by Greg Edwards (Nov. 8); Drive by Andy Monroe (Dec. 6); The Passion of Ed Wood, with book-lyrics by Justin Warner and usic by Rob Kend (Jan. 10, 2013); and Cynthia and the Dreadful Kite featuring music by Jonathan Comisar, book-lyrics by Webb Wilcoxen (Feb. 7, 2013).

The Oct. 11 is presented free of charge. Single admission for the other Musical Monday events are $18. Visit musicalmondays.org.