Shoshana Feinstein produces the 7 PM event that gives the audience the chance to vote on which song the actors will sing, giving the performers just a few moments notice to prepare themselves to take the microphone.
The concert features performances by Constantine Rousouli ( Ghost, Hairspray), Allison Blackwell ( Porgy and Bess), Julia Mattison ( Godspell), Delius Doherty ( Book of Mormon), Jen Noble ( Ghost), Garett Hawe ( Newsies), Carly Hughes ( Ghost), Stephen Mark Lukas ( Book of Mormon), Corey Mach ( Godspell), Matthew Marks ( Book of Mormon), Jack Scott ( Newsies), Brendon Stimson ( Newsies), Julius Thomas III ( Porgy & Bess) and Laurie Veldheer ( Newsies).
Half Hour: A Last Minute Concert has musical direction by Zack Zadek and features musicians Jeremy Yaddaw and Charlie Rosen.
Cover charge is $10 with a $15 food/drink minimum. Phone (212) 695-6909. The Laurie Beechman Theater is located at 407 W. 42nd Street beneath the West Bank Cafe.