Presented at 9:30 PM and 11:30 PM, The Wild Party Swings featured songs from Lippa's musical as re-imagined by Charlie Rosen's Broadway Big Band. Rosen was also musical director. Noah Himmelstein (I Am Harvey Milk, Little Miss Sunshine) directed the evening that had music supervision by Mary-Mitchell Campbell. Robb Nanus produced.
The immersive performance was staged throughout the 54 Below performance space.
Composer-lyricist Lippa ( Big Fish, The Addams Family) was part of the evening that featured original "Queenie" Murney, alongside Jordan ( Newsies, "Smash"), Kritzer ( Legally Blonde, A Catered Affair), Cerveris ( Sweeney Todd, Fun Home), Christopher Jackson ( In the Heights, Bronx Bombers) and Ciara Renée ( Big Fish).
According to the creators, "Andrew Lippa’s iconic musical The Wild Party is back and bigger than ever. With the help of Charlie Rosen and his 17-piece jazz band, hear your favorite hits like never before. Join award-winning composer/lyricist Andrew Lippa and some of Broadway’s best as they reimagine and rediscover the score that started it all."