A LITTLE NEW MUSIC
co-hosted by Tony winner Marissa Jaret Winokur and Ryan O'Connor!
Monday, Aug 21, 2017 8:30 PM PDT
Catalina Bar & Grill, Hollywood, CA
"Bringing the best of new musical theatre to LA, one song at a time." -LA WEEKLY
"A Little New Music presents the best new songs musical theatre has to offer, and audiences can't get enough of it." -BROADWAYWORLD
On Monday, August 21 at 8:30pm, Tony Award winner Marissa Jaret Winokur (HAIRSPRAY) and LA favorite Ryan O'Connor ("Big Little Lies", "LadyWatch" podcast) will co-host A Little New Music for its 15th presentation of contemporary musical theater melodies at the historic Catalina Jazz Club. Among the glittering cast will be Jason Michael Snow (BOOK OF MORMON) and returning Ovation Award-winning music director, Gregory Nabours. Additional composers, lyricists, and performers will be announced in the coming weeks.
Quickly becoming a signature LA institution, ALNM has proven to be an innovative concert series and incubator of new talent. Discover your new favorite musical theater songs in a plush cabaret setting, before they become the stuff of Broadway legend!
About the Concert Series
A LITTLE NEW MUSIC is the best hour of new and unheard musical theater material in LA. Whether a premiere from an established writer or an undiscovered tune from a promising up-and-comer, our mission is to showcase these talents with a program that keeps your finger on the pulse of the musical theater scene.
Since 2013, A Little New Music has introduced an impressive array of nearly 200 songs by over 120 writing teams, including the Tony Award-winning COME FROM AWAY by Sankoff & Hein, Academy Award and Tony Award winners Pasek & Paul (LA LA LAND, DEAR EVAN HANSEN), Miller & Tysen (TUCK EVERLASTING), Ryan Scott Oliver (35MM), Carmel Dean, Kerrigan & Lowdermilk, Carner & Gregor (ISLAND SONG), Milburn & Vigoda (ERNEST SHACKLETON LOVES ME), Adam Gwon (ORDINARY DAYS), Joe Iconis (THE BLACK SUITS), Drew Fornarola (CLAUDIO QUEST), Zoe Sarnak, Erik Przytulski, Michael Finke, Rollins & Levine, Gregory Nabours, and many more.
Songs have been showcased by over 200 performers of the stage and screen including Tony Award winner Daisy Eagan (THE SECRET GARDEN), Tony Award-winning writer Jeff Marx (AVENUE Q), Krysta Rodriguez (SPRING AWAKENING; “Smash”), John Tartaglia (AVENUE Q, SHREK THE MUSICAL), Nicole Parker (WICKED, “MADtv”), Jon Jon Briones (MISS SAIGON), Kevin Chamberlin (SEUSSICAL, DISASTER THE MUSICAL) Shoshana Bean (WICKED), Eric Petersen (SCHOOL OF ROCK), Barrett Foa (25th ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE, “NCIS: LA”), J. Elaine Marcos (ANNIE, PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT), Michael A. Shepperd (LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS), and many more.
All tickets $20 at the door.