Anderson and Denman, who were part of the Off-Broadway production, will perform with the Zellnik brothers during the concert.
The original musical, which was inspired by the memoirs and oral histories of gay and straight WWII service members, features a book and lyrics by David Zellnik and music by Joseph Zellnik. Yank! premiered at the New York Musical Theatre Festival in 2005 and played an Off-Broadway run at the York Theatre Company in 2010. Yank! received seven Drama Desk nominations, three Outer Critics Circle nominations and two Lucille Lortel nominations.
Actors from the original York company will reunite for the cast album, including Tony Award nominee Bobby Steggert (Ragtime, 110 in the Shade, Big Fish), Ivan Hernandez (Into the Woods), Nancy Anderson (Far From Heaven), Jeffry Denman (White Christmas, Passion), Tally Sessions (Big Fish), Andrew Durand (War Horse), David Perlman (Baby It's You!), Chris Ruth (Happy Days – The Musical), Joe Medeiros (The Blue Flower), Zak Edwards (No, No Nanette!) and Todd Faulkner ("Nurse Jackie").
There is a $25 cover charge and a two-drink minimum. For reservations, call (212) 255-5438.
Bobby Steggert in the 2010 York Theatre Company production of Yank!
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