Porchlight Music Theatre wraps up its 2018 – 2019 New Faces Sing Broadway Series, New Faces Sing Broadway NOW, hosted by Jeff Award-winner Lorenzo Rush, Jr, directed by Chris Pazdernik and music directed by David Fiorello, in Evanston at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, April 29, at SPACE, 1245 Chicago Ave..
A final performance will be held on Tuesday, April 30, at The Arts Club of Chicago, 201 E. Ontario St., with a reception beginning at 6:30 p.m.
Single tickets to New Faces Sing Broadway NOW are $35 at SPACE and are $55 at The Arts Club including the pre-performance cocktail hour.
Single tickets are available at PorchlightMusicTheatre.org or by calling the Porchlight Music Theatre box office, 773.777.9884.
For the first time in its’ history, Porchlight Music Theatre’s New Faces Sing Broadway series shines a spotlight on the shows playing at this moment on Broadway.
Rush introduces the audience to the next generation of Chicago music theatre artists while serving as the guide to the stars, songs and stories of what’s happening on Broadway today.
New Faces Sing Broadway NOW is also peppered with photos and films of today’s Broadway in an exciting multimedia presentation, trivia games with prizes, sing-alongs and more while celebrating today’s Great White Way with songs from Hamilton, Dear Evan Hansen, Waitress and others.
The cast of Porchlight Music Theatre’s New Faces Sing Broadway NOW includes: Lorenzo Rush, Jr, host, with Darilyn Burtley, seen in Jesus Christ Superstar at Lyric Opera; Satya Jnani Chavez, seen in Life on Paper with Jackalope Theatre Company; Nick Druzbanski, last seen in The Full Monty at Theo Ubique; Cecilia Iole, who appeared in Sweeney Todd at The Paramount; Chloe Nadon-Enriquez, now appearing in A Chorus Line at Porchlight; Kaimana Neil, also appearing in A Chorus Line at Porchlight; Jerome Riley, Jr., last seen in Trevor: The Musical at Writers Theatre; Drew Tanabe, currently appearing in A Chorus Line at Porchlight; Trevor Vanderzee, recently seen in Master Class at TimeLine Theatre and Aeriel Williams recently seen in Million Dollar Quartet at Theatre at the Center.
The New Faces Sing Broadway NOW production team includes: Chris Pazdernik, director; David Fiorello, music director; Warren “Levon” Jackson, sound board (at The Arts Club) and Shannon Desmond, stage manager.