Grammy Award-Winner Melissa Manchester joined the star studded cast of Broadway By The Year 1948 Created/Written/ and Hosted for The Town Hall by Scott Siegel.
The evening featured songs including “So In Love,” “Where Is The Life That Late I Led, “Were Thine That Special Face,” and “Too Darn Hot,” from Kiss Me Kate; “Once In Love With Amy,” from Where’s Charley?; “Mr. Right,” from Love Life; “Schraffts,” from Make Mine Manhattan; “Haunted Heart” from Inside USA; and “Neurotic You and Psychopathic Me” from Lend Me and Ear, among others.
The fabulous cast of singers and dancers included: Jeff McCarthy (Urinetown), Bobby Steggert (Ragtime, Yank!), Jeffry Denman (White Christmas), William Michals (South Pacific), Noah Racey (Curtains), Erin Denman (42nd Street), Josh Grisetti (Enter Laughing) and the Grammy Award winning opera singer John Easterlin. Broadway Musicals of 1948 will be Directed by Stuart Ross (Forever Plaid), and Music Directed by Ross Patterson.