For generations, musical theatre writers have come to New York City to change the world. "Once Upon A Time In New York City" is about the people who have changed THEM. This concert will feature musical theatre writers-ages 19 to 90-who were born everywhere from Kansas City to San Francisco to Montreal, established and emerging, each writing a song about someone who has changed their idea of New York City.
The concert will benefit The Actors Fund.
Writers contributing to the concert are Danny Abosch, Deborah Abramson, Gaby Alter, Nick Blaemire, Jake Brandman, Zina Goldrich, Adam Gwon, Paul Scott Goodman, Marcy Heisler, Caleb Hoyer, Joe Iconis, Michael R. Jackson, Galt MacDermot, Julia Mattison, Ryan Scott Oliver, Willem Oosthuysen, Bill Russell, Charles Strouse, and Zack Zadek. Additional writers will be announced at a later date.
Performers will also be announced at a later date.
The concert is created by Caleb Hoyer and Jennifer Ashley Tepper, creators of the Bistro Award-winning series "If It Only Even Runs A Minute".
Joe's Pub is located at 425 Lafayette Street, in Manhattan. Tickets are priced $30 and $50 (includes priority seating). There is a $12 food/ drink minimum. For tickets, click HERE.