The Civilians' Let Me Ascertain You: Holy Matrimony! to Play Joe's Pub
08 Nov 2013
The Civilians will present Let Me Ascertain You: Holy Matrimony! at Joe's Pub Nov. 12 at 7 PM.
The cabaret performance will feature Emily Ackerman, Daoud Heidami, Susannah Flood, Colleen Werthmann, Daniel Jenkins, Brad Heberlee, Greg McFadden, Emily Rossell, Trey Lyford, Jess Watkins, Brian Sgambati and Nedra McClyde.
Attendees can expect to hear original songs written by Michael Friedman, Andrea Grody, Maggie-Kate Coleman, Erato A. Kremmyda and Rebecca Hart.
Here's how the event is billed: "In the wake of DOMA’s demise, artists delve into the meaning of marriage and how we choose to celebrate it. This unique evening explores the shocking, hilarious, and touching sides of weddings, featuring interviews conducted by associate artists with couples and wedding guests across the nation. The one-night-only event features monologues and songs performed in The Civilians' investigative style taking on fairy tales to fiascos of weddings in America."
Featuring the Broadway classics “To Life (L’Chaim!),” “If I Were A Rich Man,” “Sunrise Sunset,” “Matchmaker, Matchmaker,” and “Tradition,” Fiddler on the Roof will introduce a new generation to this uplifting celebration that raises its cup to joy! To love! To life!