The acclaimed Broadway Sings concert series will continue on August 20 at 8pm, honoring singer-songwriter Alanis Morissette with a cast of Broadway stars including Alex Boniello (Dear Evan Hansen), Lauren Patten (Fun Home), Ben Thompson (Waitress), and American Idol Season 7 winner David Cook (Kinky Boots), The one-night-only concert will feature completely new arrangements of the hits of the iconic multi-instrumentalist, accompanied by a 14-piece orchestra playing original orchestrations of her music.
Also featured in the lineup are Krystina Alabado (American Psycho), Crystal Monee Hall (Rent), Corey Mach (Kinky Boots), Jillian Mueller (Pretty Woman), Laurissa Romain (South Pacific), Joey Taranto (Kinky Boots), Stephanie Jean Umoh (Ragtime), Ace Young (Grease), with more to be announced at a later date.
The concert will give tribute to this emotional, soulful artist and her extensive repertoire, including “Ironic”, “Hand in My Pocket”, “You Outta Know”, and “All I Really Want”. The music will be orchestrated and arranged by Joshua Stephen Kartes.
Alanis Morissette has sold over 75 million albums worldwide; her international debut album, Jagged Little Pill, became the second-best-selling album of the 1990s. She has won seven Grammy Awards, three Billboard Music Awards, and three MTV Video Music Awards. She has been dubbed by Rolling Stone as the “Queen of Alt-Rock Angst”.
Broadway Sings Alanis, produced and directed by Corey Mach (Invisible Thread, Wicked), will celebrate the talent and success of this iconic singer. Previous artists honored in the series include Adele, Michael Jackson, Beyoncé, The Beatles, and most recently Kelly Clarkson.
Krystina Alabado (American Psycho)
Alex Boniello (Dear Evan Hansen)
David Cook (Kinky Boots)
Diana DeGarmo (Hair)
Alysha Deslorieux (Hamilton)
Crystal Monee Hall (Rent)
Derek Klena (Anastasia)
Corey Mach (Kinky Boots)
Jillian Mueller (Pretty Woman)
Lauren Patten (Fun Home)
Laurissa Romain (South Pacific)
Joey Taranto (Kinky Boots)
Wesley Taylor (SpongeBob Squarepants)
Ben Thompson (Waitress)
Stephanie Jean Umoh (Ragtime)
Ace Young (Grease)