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Broadway Close Up: And I Am Telling You: Henry Krieger

Monday | October 22 2012 | 6:30 pm

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How did a nice Jewish boy come to write the most iconic Motown musical of all time? Henry Krieger, composer of Dreamgirls and the cult classic Side Show, will share anecdotes and stories about working with director Michael Bennett and writing material for iconic performers. Plus, you'll get to hear songs from some of his new shows!

Music director Andy Einhorn will lead a star-studded cast of performers on such songs as "And I Am Telling You," "I Will Never Leave You," "Who Will Love Me As I Am" and "I Am Changing." With Sean Hartley, host. Featuring Mary Testa (Tony nominee for On the Town and 42nd Street), Curt Hansen (Next to Normal, Hairspray), Jill Abramovitz (9 to 5: The Musical), Ben Thompson (American Idiot), Lilli Cooper (Spring Awakening), Jeremiah James (Oklahoma!), Betsy Wolfe (Mystery of Edwin Drood), Erin Davie (Grey Gardens), Brandon Victor Dixon (The Scottsboro Boys), Moya Angela, Trevon Davis, Jared Joseph, Emily Jenda, Jarran Muse, Ben Thompson, Betsy Wolfe and David Yazbek.

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