Ripley and Rapp are both recording artists affiliated with the Sh-K-Boom label. Ripley, currently starring as Janet in The Rocky Horror Show (one of many Broadway roles), recorded an album with her band Uncle Daddy for the label, while Rapp sells his debut CD through the company's website. Rapp made his name with Rent, where he originated the role of Marc Cohen, and You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown, where he played the title character.
McCourt made his Broadway debut in Titanic and starred in It Ain't Nothin' But The Blues at the Ambassador Theatre. As a songwriter, he created the solo piece Last Romeo, featured on his debut CD, as well as co-writing Ten Years Apart and Badger County with Matthew Bennett.
Joining them will be composer Dan Lipton (Travelogue, Joe!), Titanic's Clarke Thorell, drummer (and Ripley's husband) Shannon Ford and bassist Mark Wade.
Tickets are $10 at the door. The Cutting Room, a new restaurant owned by The Best Man's Chris Noth, is located at 19 West 24th Street. For more information, call Noah Cornman at (646) 505 0496. Reservations can be e-mailed to BoomRoom@sh k-boom.com. Sh-K-Boom Records is on the web at http://www.sh-k boomrecords.com.