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Stars of Into the Woods, If/Then, Newsies, and More Set for Cutting-Edge Composers Concert

The sixth edition of the series will play 54 Below.

Into the Woods star Lilla Crawford will take part in Cutting-Edge Composers at 54 Below.
(© David Gordon)

The lineup of Broadway performers who will take part in the upcoming Cutting-Edge Composers: 6th Edition has been announced. The concert will take place at 54 Below on January 25 at 9:30pm.

The cast list includes Taylor Louderman (Peter Pan LIVE!), Ben Fankhauser (Newsies), Ruthie Ann Miles (The King and I), Nick Blaemire (Found), and Ryann Redmond (If/Then), Lilla Crawford (Into the Woods), Lilli Cooper (Wicked), Tamika Sonia Lawrence (If/Then), Liz McCartney (Taboo), Jessica Phillips (Next to Normal), Zachary Prince (Kinky Boots), Zak Resnick (Piece of My Heart), Kacie Sheik (Hair), and Cortney Wolfson (Kinky Boots).

They will sing songs from new musicals by Paul Loesel and Scott Burkell, Alexander Sage Oyen, Drew Fornarola and Scott Elmegreen, Carmel Dean and Jenny Stafford, Georgia Stitt and Lisa Diana Shapiro, Rachel Griffin, Zack Zadek, Zoe Sarnak, Eric Dietz, Kevin Fogarty, Colleen Dauncey and Akiva Romer-Segal, Nick Luckenbaugh and Amy Molewski, Michael Patrick Walker, Eric Price and Joel Waggoner, and Lisa DeSpain and Kristen Anderson-Lopez.

The concert will be helmed by director-producer Laura Pietropinto and associate producer Allie Glickman, with musical direction by Julie McBride and Benjamin Rauhala. Cutting-Edge Composers is committed to showcasing music by writers whose work has not yet been produced on Broadway by providing them with top-notch venues, musicians, performers, and publicity.

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