Jennifer Ashley Tepper hosts 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.
The evening also features Bryce Ryness, Janet Krupin, Jeremiah Ginn and Charlotte Maltby.
Paul Saroba (A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder) serves as musical director.
Tickets are $25. For more information and to purchase visit nymf.org.
Deaf West’s production of SPRING AWAKENING floored the critics when it premiered in California, prompting the Los Angeles Times to write, "It's hard to enumerate all the ways in which Deaf West's SPRING AWAKENING is so very, very good." Now this unapologetically brilliant new production is coming to New York.