NYMF "Meeting Our Heroes" Event Will Feature Stephen Flaherty and Michael John LaChiusa July 7

As part of the NYMF opening ceremonies on July 7, producers Jamie Bendell (A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder, The Performers, Heathers – The Musical) and Madeline Myers present  "Meeting Our Heroes" – an event which will honor esteemed composers Stephen Flaherty, Michael John LaChiusa, Charles Strouse and John Bucchino at 7 PM at the Laurie Beechman Theater.

Jennifer Ashley Tepper will host the launch where, "four of musical theater's most celebrated composers will appear to be honored by four emerging songwriters for an intimate, history-making night of songs and stories," featuring a Broadway cast and the presentation of special awards. For "Meeting Our Heroes" Alexander Sage Oyen ( Outlaws) will celebrate Bucchino, Danny Abosch ( Fancy Nancy) will celebrate Flaherty, Joe Kinosian & Kellen Blair ( Murder for Two) will celebrate Strouse and Madeline Myers ( Legends & Lore) will celebrate LaChiusa. 

Paul Saroba ( A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder) will serve as musical director. 

Tickets are $25. For more information and to purchase visit nymf.org .