A mix of rock, pop and country, Pazakis will sign copies of the new disc and perform highlights at 6 PM. PS Classics released the live album July 7. Recorded during Pazakis' sold-out run a the now-closed Zipper Factory in December 2008, the album features several arrangements by and a new song from Tony Award-winning composer Jason Robert Brown (Parade, The Last Five Years).
Songs on "Unzipped: Live at the Zipper" include:
"Hand In My Pocket"
"Breaking Up Somebody's Home"
"I'm Gonna Be Strong"
"So Far Away"
"Stay With Me"
"I Just Wanna Dance"
"Clarissa's Last Stand"
Brian J. Nash (Silence: The Musical) is musical director for the recording, which was executive produced by Jen Namoff and Danny Gordon.
Pazakis has appeared in Jerry Springer the Opera at Carnegie Hall, Off-Broadway's Newsical, A Broadway Diva Christmas and The Sexless Years, as well as the Actors Fund's benefit performance of The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas. In addition to hosting the weekly "Mostly Sondheim" evenings at the Duplex, Pazakis is a regular performer on The Rosie O'Donnell Family Cruise.
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