Grease: You're The One That I Want composer/coach Georgia Stitt celebrates her new CD at Birdland, with all-star Broadway cast.
She will be joined by some very special guest performers, including Andrea Burns, Will Chase, Jenn Colella, Matthew Morrison, Tituss Burgess, Cheyenne Jackson and Lauren Kennedy. The event will celebrate the release of the new cd, Pieces, released on the PS Classics label the following day, April 10. This concert is part of "Broadway at Birdland," an ongoing series of events featuring top Broadway stars and songwriters at the legendary club, presented by Jim Caruso's Cast Party and TheaterMania.com.
Georgia Stitt makes her living as a composer, lyricist, musical director, conductor, arranger, and pianist. She is currently working as the on-camera vocal coach for the NBC reality TV show Grease: You're The One That I Want. She has written several musicals for the theater, including The Water, written with Jeff Hylton and Tim Werenko, and Big Red Sun, written with John Jiler. Georgia's non-theatrical commissions include several choral pieces, A Better Resurrection and The Promise of Light, published by Walton Music, Let Me Sing For You, performed at The Kennedy Center, Echo, performed by the Women's Chorus at the University of California, Berkeley, and De Profundis, premiered by the International Orange Chorale in San Francisco, as well as a setting of a poem by Howard Schwartz, These Two, for string quartet and tenor. She contributed nine songs to the American Music Festival in Tono, Japan and served as composer-in-residence for the Tribeca Performing Arts Center in New York City.
A full dinner menu is available at Birdland until 1am. Every Monday concert is followed by Jim Caruso's Cast Party, an open-mic for the Broadway and music communities.