PHOTO CALL: A Look at the New Bless You All! Musical Revue, With Emilee Dupre, Jeremy Benton and More
20 Sep 2013
UnsungMusicalsCo. (UMC) presents a new Off-Broadway production of the 1950 musical revue Bless You All!, featuring sketches by Emmy Award winner Arnold Auerbach ("The Phil Silvers Show," Call Me Mister) and a score by songwriter Harold Rome (Fanny, Destry Rides Again), beginning Sept. 19, prior to an official opening Sept. 22.
The cast features Jeremy Benton (Anything Goes), Jennifer Lee Crowl (Young Frankenstein), Ruth Pferdehirt, Lindsay Roberts (Memphis), Billie Wildrick (Scandalous), Emilee Dupre (Venice, Chaplin), Jacob Hoffman (I'll Be Damned), Aaron Kaburick (Billy Elliot), Brent McBeth (White Christmas), Christopher Ryan (Young Frankenstein) and Clifton Samuels (Follies).
Here's how the production is billed: "Brimming with jazz-infused melodies, song-and-dance specialties and classic comedy numbers, Bless You All! is a cheerful celebration of the Golden Age of the Broadway revue. Delicious send-ups of such cultural icons as the 21 Club and the roaring '20s line the landscape of this glittering entertainment!"