Idina Menzel and If/Then Cast to Sign CD
Thursday at Sony Store
By: Ellis Nassour
Meet Tony-nominated star Idina Menzel, and If/Then co-stars LaChanze, Anthony Rapp, James Snyder, along with composer Tom Kitt will be appearing at the Sony Store, 550 Madison Avenue at 55th Street on Thursday from 12:30-2 P.M. to sign copies of the Broadway Masterworks original cast If/Then CD.
Lyrics are by Brian Yorkney. The album is produced by Steven Epstein, musical co-producer David Stone, and Kitt.
Arrive early. Wristbands will be limited and provided on a first come first served basis to those purchasing CD.
Other cast albums on Sony/MasterworksBroadway are: Woody Allen’s Bullets over Broadway; the original cast in a spoken word two-disc capture of Edward Albee’s Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, which starred Uta Hagen, Arthus Hill, George Grizzard. and Melinda Dillon; the original cast album of Johnny Mercer and Gene de Paul’s 1956 hit musical Li’l Abner, with book by noted screenwriters Norman Panama
and Melvin Frank and which starred Edie Adams as Daisy Mae, Stubby Kaye as Marryin’ Sam, the indefatigable Charlotte Rae as Mammy Yokum, Howard St. John as General Bullmoose, and Peter Palmer as Abner; the reissue of RCA’s cast recording of the 1967 TV special, Androcles and the Lion, adapted from Shaw with music and lyrics by Richard Rodgers and book by Peter Stone, which starred Ed Ames, Brian Bedford, Noel Coward, John Cullum, Inga Swenson, and Norman Widsom; the long-delayed reissue of quite a theatrical gem: two glorious theater voices, the great Jack Cassidy and then wife Shirley Jones in Marriage Type Love, with 12 tracks that include tunes from I Married an Angel, Mexican Hayride, Our Town, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, Where’s Charley, the LP’s title song from Me and Juliet, and the film An American in Paris.
For more information, visit www.masterworksbroadway.com.