Brad Calcaterra, Marlon Taylor-Wiles, Vanessa Walters, and More Join the Cast of The Life + Death of Kenyon Phillips
The full cast will also include Geoffrey Sobelle, Aurora Black, Alisha Judge, and others.
Full casting has been announced for the world premiere of Kenyon Phillips' autobiographical rock opera, The Life + Death of Kenyon Phillips, which will play at Joe's Pub on May 2. In addition to the previously announced Michael Musto, David Cale, Flotilla DeBarge, Daphne Rubin-Vega, Chaske Spencer, and Todd English, the cast will include Brad Calcaterra, Marlon Taylor-Wiles, Vanessa Walters, Geoffrey Sobelle, T Bruin, Aurora Black, Alisha Judge, Joanna Pickering, Justin Sams, and Cheryl Freeman.
The Life + Death of Kenyon Phillips uses an interactive rock-cabaret-variety-show format to tell the story of one colorful New Yorker's life and eventual death.
Phillips is a singer, songwriter, actor, writer, model, dancer, and DJ. In addition to founding and fronting the bands Roma!, Unisex Salon, and Thrill A Minute, Kenyon has written and produced songs for Amy Poehler, Joey Arias, Raven O, and Sherry Vine. Backed by his all-girl band The Ladies In Waiting, Kenyon regularly performs at Joe's Pub. His debut solo EP Fire in the Hole was released in September 2013.