A close moment between Jim Newman and Kathleen Elizabeth Monteleone.
A close moment between Jim Newman and Kathleen Elizabeth Monteleone.
(© Seth Walters)

Tony Award-nominated lyricist Amanda Green celebrated the release of the Original Broadway Cast Recording of her musical, Hands on a Hardbody, with a concert at Birdland this week. Joining Green on stage at the venue were Hardbody cast members Allison Case, Kathleen Elizabeth Monteleone, Jim Newman, Jacob Ming-Trent, Jon Rua, Dale Soules, Janet Krupin, and William Youmans, as well as special guests Van Hughes and Jenn Colella.