|Photo by Joan Marcus|
Masterworks Broadway released the original cast album of If/Then June 3. To mark the occasion, the Sony Store (550 Madison Ave. at 55th St.) welcome Kitt and the cast from 12:30 PM-2 PM for a signing of the album.
Wristbands for the event were provided on a first-come, first-served basis to those who purchased the CD.
If/Then earned Tony Award nominations for Best Original Score and Best Actress (Menzel).
The track listing follows:
"It's a Sign"
"A Map of New York"
"You Never Know"
"Ain't No Man Manhattan"
"What the F**k?"
"Here I Go"
"You Don't Need to Love Me"
"No More Wasted Time"
"This Day/Walking by a Wedding"
"Some Other Me"
"Best Worst Mistake"
"I Hate You"
"A Map of New York (Reprise)"
"You Learn to Live Without"
"The Moment Explodes"
"Love While You Can"
"What Would You Do?"
"Always Starting Over"
"What If? (Reprise)"
The cast boasts Menzel (Wicked, Rent, "Frozen"), Tony Award winner LaChanze (The Color Purple, Once on This Island), Rapp (Rent), Snyder (Cry-Baby), Jerry Dixon (tick, tick…Boom!, Once on This Island), Jenn Colella (Chaplin, High Fidelity), Jason Tam (A Chorus Line, Lysistrata Jones) and Tamika Lawrence (Matilda).
Also featured are Joe Cassidy (Working), Miguel Cervantes (American Idiot, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee), Curtis Holbrook (West Side Story, Xanadu), Stephanie Klemons (In The Heights), Tyler McGee (Ghost), Ryann Redmond (Bring It On), Joe Aaron Reid (Catch Me If You Can) and Ann Sanders (Leap of Faith).
If/Then has musical direction by Carmel Dean and orchestrations by Tony Award winner Michael Starobin, who previously collaborated with Kitt on Next to Normal.
If/Then has choreography by Larry Keigwin, set design by Tony Award nominee Mark Wendland (Next to Normal, The Merchant of Venice), costume design by Emily Rebholz (Bloody, Bloody Andrew Jackson; Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike), lighting design by Tony Award winner Kenneth Posner (Kinky Boots, Wicked) and sound design by Tony Award winner Brian Ronan (Next To Normal, The Book of Mormon).
According to the creators, "If/Then is a contemporary new musical that follows two distinct storylines in the life of Elizabeth, a city planner who moves back to New York to restart her life in this city of infinite possibilities. When her carefully designed plans collide with the whims of fate, Elizabeth’s life splits into two parallel paths. If/Then follows both stories simultaneously as this modern woman faces the intersection of choice and chance."
The Richard Rodgers Theatre is located at 226 West 46th Street. Visit ifthenthemusical.com.