The evening, directed by Stuart Ross, will boast the talents of Grammy Award winner Melissa Manchester as well as Jeff McCarthy (Urinetown), Bobby Steggert (Ragtime, Yank!), Jeffry Denman (White Christmas), William Michals (South Pacific), Noah Racey (Curtains), Erin Denman (42nd Street), Josh Grisetti (Enter Laughing) and Grammy-winning opera singer John Easterlin. Ross Patterson will be the evening's musical director. Concertgoers can expect to hear tunes from Kiss Me, Kate; Love Life; and Where’s Charley? among others.
In a statement host Siegel said, "We are all honored and flattered that Melissa Manchester will be joining us on The Town Hall stage to perform the great Broadway songs of 1948. A star of the first magnitude, she will bring yet a greater spotlight to the wonderful music of Broadway’s golden age. Her presence in this concert will also further underscore our efforts to make The Town Hall’s 10th Anniversary season of Broadway by the Year as special and memorable as possible!"
Town Hall is located in Manhattan at 123 West 43rd Street. Tickets, priced $45 and $50, are available by calling (800) 982-2787 or by visiting www.ticketmaster.com.