Randy Graff, Jeff Blumenkrantz, Joe Iconis, and More to Sing The Songs of Edward Kleban
Songwriting duo Richard Maltby Jr. and David Shire will also perform.
Feinstein's/54 Below will present Remember Me: The Songs of Edward Kleban, an exploration of the Chorus Line lyricist's career, on May 15. The evening will be curated by Linda Kline, cowriter of the Kleban bio-musical A Class Act, and by director of programming Jennifer Ashley Tepper.
Remember Me: The Songs of Edward Kleban will feature performances by Jeff Blumenkrantz (Bright Star), Donna Bullock (A Class Act), Ariana DeBose (Hamilton), Randy Graff (Fiddler on the Roof), Marcy Heisler (Ever After), Adam Heller (It Shoulda Been You), David Hibbard (Something Rotten!), Joe Iconis (Bloodsong of Love), Alix Korey (Fiddler on the Roof), and Will Roland, as well as songwriting duo Richard Maltby Jr. and David Shire (Baby). More performers are to be announced.
The concert will be an exploration of Kleban's songs, which range from funny to heart-tugging to outrageous. Songs from multiple Kleban projects will be featured, including Gallery, Musical Comedy, The Heartbreak Kid, Subject to Change, Merton of the Movies, Scandal, and even cut songs from A Chorus Line.
Sara Lazarus directs, with musical direction by Beth Falcone. Bill Young is the associate producer.