Hey, You Know What Movie Would Make a Good Musical? to Play the Zipper

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An evening of original music and comedy that satirizes "Broadway's current obsession with Hollywood" will be presented at the Zipper Theatre in Manhattan.
Mary Faber
Mary Faber

The Oct. 13 concert, entitled You Know What Movie Would Make a Good Musical?, will feature lyrics by Ryan Bogner, who conceived the evening, music by Jason Michael Snow and additional lyrics by Mishaela Faucher. Show time is 10 PM. Among those scheduled to perform are Kate Wetherhead, Celina Carvajal, Katrina Dideriksen, Josh Franklin, Mary Faber, Maurice Murphy, Steve Rosen, Travis Nesbitt, Stephen Agosto, Jillian Giacchi and Haley Podschun with Shannon Amiry, Jenn Seracuse, Jessica Hershberg, Jordan Fife Hunt, Megan Gerlach, Nic Rouleau and Stephanie Umoh. The evening will feature direction by Travis Greisler and Austin Regan with music direction by Christopher D. Littlefield. The performers will be backed by the Julian Peterson Trio.

"The three writers [of Hey, You Know...]," according to press notes, "host an evening of selections from three 'original' musicals based on popular films, with much of the material preformed by Broadway veterans hand-picked because of their expertise in performing in big budget musical adaptations of movies."

The Zipper Theatre is located in Manhattan at 336 West 37th Street. For tickets visit www.thezipperfactory.com or call (212) 352-3101. For more information go to www.heyyouknowwhatproductions.com.

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