Photo Flash: Joel B. New Brings JOEL B. NEW IS TRYING TOO HARD to Green Room 42

From BroadwayWorld:

Award-winning songwriter Joel B. New presented an eclectic evening of his songs, Joel B. New Is Trying Too Hard, at The Green Room 42 on Saturday, October 6th.

BroadwayWorld has an exclusive look at the evening. Check out photos below!

The singer lineup included Madge Dietrich (Kinky Boots), CK Edwards (Shuffle Along), Nikka Graff Lanzarone (Women On The Verge...), Victoria Huston-Elem (Finding Neverland), Travis Kent (Disaster!), Lauren Marcus (Be More Chill), Richard Riaz Yoder(Hello, Dolly!), Ben Roseberry (Gentleman's Guide...), Hansel Tan (The Four Immigrants), and Michael Winther (Fun Home). The concert featured musical direction by Gillian Berkowitz (Avenue Q), with New co-directing alongside Robbie Rozelle (Songs From Inside My Locker).

Photo Credit: Ali Wonderly

54 Below Hosts MUSEMATCH XII: FORWARD

From BroadwayWorld:

FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents presents MuseMatch XII: Forward on October 12th at 11:30pm. MuseMatch is a "Musical Theater Blind Date" where composers are paired with singers they don't know and asked to share themselves authentically leading to daring, bold new material. Musically directed by Nathan Dame. Produced by Authenteur and Yael SIlver.

Featuring writer/performer duos Heath Saunders & Jennifer Sanchez, Cameron Hill & David Alan Thornton, Andrea Prestinario & Teresa Lotz/Naomi Matlow Allison Posner & Kristen Lee Rosenfeld, James Penca & Jeff Thomson/Sammy Buck, Samantha Joy Pearlman & Megan Sperger, Janelle Lawrence & Brandon Michael Lowden, Tommy McDowell & Martha Emily-Harvel & Kelsey McConnell, Lauren Cipoletti & Ben Boecker, Caitlyn Caughell & James Ballard/Seth Christenfeld, Hansel Tan & Heath Saunders, Joanna Carpenter & Danny Lincoln, Raja Burrows & Fernanda Douglas/Molly Horan, and Yael Silver & Joel B.New.

Joel B. New Is Trying Too Hard @ The Green Room 42 -- Sat 10/6

Join us at The Green Room 42 for a raggle-taggle evening featuring the songs of Joel B. New! In an off-the-wall celebration of this obscure Jonathan Larson and MAC Award recipient, experience songs from Cabot Cove (Broadway Records), Mackenzie and the Missing Boy, To Hell Back, and Standalone like never before! Plus a plethora of premieres from his sophomore album, Joel B. New Is Trying Too Hard. Featuring a gratuitous, all-star lineup, this concert features musical direction by Gillian Berkowitz (Avenue Q) and is directed by Twitter-verified Robbie Rozelle.

 Photo Credit: Frank New |  Man Your Style

Photo Credit: Frank New | Man Your Style