Thursday August 16 1:45 pm

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For Your Consideration: A benefit concert for Refuge Theatre Project

08/15/2018 - 20:00
08/15/2018 - 22:00
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A one-night-only benefit concert for award-winning Refuge Theatre Project featuring songs from over a dozen musicals in consideration for future RTP productions, potentially including such shows as Baby, Songs for a New World, Scarlet Pimpernel, 13, BKLYN, Falsettos, Great Comet, Starlight Express, Leap of Faith, Cry-Baby, Hands on a Hardbody, If/Then, The Last Session and many, many more. Come, take a listen and let your opinion be heard!

The evening is directed by RTP's Jeff Award winning Artistic Director Christopher Pazdernik (RTP's High Fidelity), music directed by two-time Jeff Award nominee Jon Schneidman (RTP's High Fidelity & Spitfire Grill), and co-hosted by Jeff Award winner Donica Lynn (Porchlight Music Theatre's Dreamgirls) and Broadway veteran Justin Brill (High Fidelity on Broadway), who also directed Lysistrata Jones for Refuge.

Alumni of past Refuge productions scheduled to appear include Jacob Gilchrist (Glory Days); Darren Patin, Lewis Rawlinson & Britain Gebhart (High Fidelity); Deanalis Resto (Things to Ruin); Mary-Margaret Roberts, Maisie Rose, Ryan Armstrong, Xavier Euzarraga & Gina Francesca (Lysistrata Jones) and Alex Christ, Matt Patrick, Emily Goldberg, Nicole Michelle Haskins & Cathy Reyes McNamara (The Spitfire Grill).