Lisa Howard
(© Joseph Marzullo/Retna)
Lisa Howard
(© Joseph Marzullo/Retna)
Darius De Haas, James Royce Edwards, Douglas Fabian, Barrett Foa, Lisa Howard, Ben Schrader, and Michael Winther will join previously announced stars Liz Callaway, Debbie Gravitte, and Marni Nixon in Stephen Schwartz: Magic to Do, which will launch the Kaufman Center's popular Broadway Close Up series at 8pm on Monday, October 1 at the new TimesCenter (242 West 41st Street). The evening, which will be hosted by Sean Hartley, will be directed by John Znydarsic with music direction by John O'Neill.

The series will continue on Monday, November 5, when lyricist Sheldon Harnick will be on hand for To Life! with Hartley and guest artists David Margulies and Rebecca Luker. The series concludes on Monday, December 3 with Bound for Broadway VIII, a sneak peak at five new Broadway-bound shows, to be hosted by Callaway.

For tickets and more information, call 212-501-3330 or visit www.merkinconcerthall.org.