The new series featuring Broadway actors performing improv and sketch comedy as well as musical numbers will be presented at 11:30 PM. Those scheduled to lend their talents to the evening include Tony Award winner Denis O'Hare and former Renter Anthony Rapp as well as Steve Rosen, David Rossmer, Sarah Saltzberg, Deborah S. Craig, Samantha Daniel, Mary Faber, Josh Gad, Chris Hoch, Richard Kind, Greg Reuter and TastiSkank (Kate Reinders and Sarah Litzsinger). Chad Lewis will be the stage manager for the evening, which was "aided and abetted by People’s Improv Theatre Founder, Ali Farahnakian." Sean McDaniel will be featured on drums with musical direction by Dan Lipton.
Subsequent Don't Quit Your Night Job concerts are scheduled for Sept. 28, Oct. 26, Nov. 30 and Dec. 21, all at Joe's Pub.
Joe's Pub is located within the Public Theater at 425 Lafayette Avenue. Tickets, priced at $15, are available by calling (212) 539-8778.
Wendy Wasserstein's Open Doors program is a theatre arts mentoring program for high school students that was founded in 1998.