Julia Mattison, MJ Rodriguez, Andrew Kober and More Will Join Katie Thompson for NYC Return of Christmas With a "K"

By Michael Gioia
December 16, 2013

Singer-songwriter Katie Thompson, who was seen Off-Broadway in The Public Theater's production of Giant and in the Chicago production of Big Fish, will offer a return engagement of Christmas with a "K" Dec. 22 at the Duplex.



At the 9:30 PM concert, Thompson will be joined by Ben Cameron (Wicked, Aida), Daniel Everidge (Grease, Falling), Andrew Kober (Hair), Erin Quill (Avenue Q), Julia Mattison (Godspell), MJ Rodriguez (Rent), Marty Thomas (Wicked, Xanadu) and Joel Waggoner (Southern Comfort). 

According to press notes, "Katie Thompson sets her sights on Christmas, with a night of carols re-written, standards re-imagined, and New York's finest, funniest voices. Having penned three albums and two-and-a-half musicals, this 'rich-voiced powerhouse' promises to 'put the mayhem back in Bethlehem.'"

Christmas With a "K" was seen at 54 Below Dec. 3. The Duplex concert will benefit Toys for Tots. 

Thompson's solo albums include "Private Page," "KT LIVE" and "What I've Done Right." Her musicals include R.R.R.E.D. a Secret Musical. For more information on the songwriter, read Playbill.com's Contemporary Musical Theatre Songwriters You Should Know.

The Duplex is located at 61 Christopher Street. There is a $20 cover charge and beverage minimum. For more information and tickets, visit TheDuplex.com or call (212) 255-5438.