On the heels of winning the Alec Baldwin Fellowship for his music & lyrics on 'TIL DEATH DO US PART and recording the International Studio Cast Recording of THE CONCRETE JUNGLE in association with Nick Lloyd Webber and James D. Reid in London, award winning composer/writer Bobby Cronin returns to the Broadway in Birdland Series presented by Jim Caruso with a night of all new material interpreted by some of today's top Broadway and West End performers.
The concert will feature: Kate Shindle (Legally Blonde, Cabaret, Wonderland), Rebecca Trehearn (West End's Ghost, Love Story), Raymond J. Lee (ANYTHING GOES, Mamma Mia), Anne Brummel (Wicked), MARISA MCGOWAN (The Nutty Professor, Les Miserables), Jason Gotay (Bring It On), Ryann Redmond (Bring It On), Ward Billeisen (ANYTHING GOES, Curtains), Ryah Nixon (9 to 5), Brian Letendre (Mary Poppins), JACKIE VANDERBECK ('Til Death Do Us Part).
The show is set for Monday, November 5th at Broadway at Birdland, 315 West 44 Street, New York City, NY 10036, 7pm; for reservations call www.BirdlandJazz.com.
Bobby Cronin is an award-winning composer/writer. Musical WELCOME TO MY LIFE (W2ML) with co-bookwriter Alicia Dempster is under a Broadway option. He and book writer Allen Mogol were recently awarded The Alec Baldwin Fellowship in NYC for their musical 'TIL DEATHT DO US PART. He is the first American commissioned to pen an original musical called THE CONCRETE JUNGLE for London's esteemed ArtsEd School (Andrew Llyod Webber, President), which also just received an International Cast Studio Recording produced by Burlington Productions and Nick Lloyd Webber & James D. Reid, to be released in late 2012 (book by Bobby Cronin & Crystal Skillman, music & lyrics by Bobby Cronin). DAYBREAK (add'l material by Brett Teresa; 2011 New Jersey Playwrights Contest winner) premiered in NJ & London's Tristan Bates Theatre, June 2012. Music and songs for the webseries THANK YOU, NEXT (LAWebFest Award, Best Original Song). Other: Lincoln Center Songbook Series, Joe's Pub, Birdland, Symphony Space, London's The Players Theatre, more. "Reach The Sky: Live at The Beechman" on iTunes. Yale graduate, Member of ASCAP, Dramatists Guild. Educator at CAP21/NYU, with workshops taught around the world including: The Royal Academy of Music London, MTA, Arts Ed, Reade College, and more. Visit www.bobbycronin.com.