Charlie Rosen's Broadway Big Band has just announced their debut concert performance, taking place Monday November 19 at the Laurie Beechman Theater (407 West 42nd Street ). The concert will feature a 17-piece orchestra and Broadway vocalists performing Rosen's arrangements of classic showtunes, standards, and some new surprises.
Special guest vocalists will include Nick Blaemire (Godspell, Dogfight), Hannah Elless (Godspell, The Other Josh Cohen), Santino Fontana (Cinderella, The Importance of Being Earnest), Andrew Kober (Hair), Caissie Levy (Ghost, Hair), Alysha Umpress (On A Clear Day..., American Idiot), and the band's resident vocalist, Monet Julia Sabel.
Rosen recently composed the score for the Roundabout Theater Company's Cyrano de Bergerac, and served as musical director and bassist for the on-stage band in One Man, Two Guvnors on Broadway. Other Broadway credits include Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson and 13. His debut EP, "Monet Sabel & The Charlie Rosen Big Band," is now available on iTunes (https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/monet-sabel-charlie-rosen/id576988850).
Tickets are available via The Laurie Beechman Theatre, located at 407 West 42nd Street within the West Bank Café. Tickets are $10, plus a 2 drink minimum. For reservations, please call (212) 695-6909.