Special guests: Harvey Evans (Broadway legend and performer of both stage and film productions of West Side Story), Christine Pedi (currently of NEWSical The Musical and SiriusXM radio host), Misha Berson (author of Something's Coming, Something Good: West Side Story and the American Imagination), Barry Monush (author of West Side Story: Music on Film), and special Broadway performers TBA.
Ben Hodges, editor of the beloved book series Theatre World, is proud to produce the fifth annual Fire Island Pines Literary and Theater Weekend on Oct. 14th, 15th, & 16th. The theme is West Side Story. Something's Coming, Something Good: West Side Story and the American Imagination, by Misha Berson (Applause Books), and West Side Story: Music on Film, by Barry Monush (Limelight Editions) are new books from Hal Leonard Performing Arts Publishing Group. The event will be hosted by Drama Desk nominee Christine Pedi, currently of NEWSical The Musical and the host of the SiriusXM daily radio show On Broadway, with discussion/questions and book signing by Misha Berson, Barry Monush, and Ben Hodges to follow.
Make your reservations now and spend your weekend with the performers at the acclaimed Madison Fire Island Pines, which The Advocate has named as the best accommodations in Fire Island Pines. For great rates, call The Madison at 631-597-6061 or book your reservation through their website www.themadisonfi.com.