For Lovers Only at New World Stages/Stage 5
Eric Krebs/ EKTM, Inc. Presents For Lovers Only (Love Songsï¿½ Nothing but Love Songs), a new musical revue celebrating romance, opening at New World Stages / Stage 5 on 11 May 2009, following previews from 24 Apr and running through to 28 Jun 2009.
For Lovers Only features nearly 100 of the 20th Centuryï¿½s most beloved love songs, from the American Popular Songbook, Broadway, and beyond.
Directed and choreographed by Christopher Scott, For Lovers Only, features Glenn Allen, Monica L. Patton, Dominique Plaisant, Trisha Rapier and Kevin Vortmann.
The show will have set design by Peter R. Feuchtwanger, with costume design by Bernard Grenier and lighting design by Ben Hagen.
Glenn Allen appeared in Broadwayï¿½s 'The Light in the Piazza' (2005) and Off-Broadway in 'A Fine and Private Place' at York Theatre.
'Monica L. Patton' had roles in 'Ragtime' (2000) on Broadway and Off-Broadwayï¿½s 'Little Ham,' and she was the Star to Be in the 30th anniversary tour of 'Annie.'
Dominique Plaisant recently toured in Philip Glassï¿½ 'Book of Longing,' and she was seen on Broadway in 'The Wild Party' (2000) and 'Lestat' (2006).
Trisha Rapier appeared on Broadway in 'Funny Girl' (2002 revival) and'The Boy From Oz' (2003), and her Off-Broadway credits include 'Sessions,' 'Shout! The Mod Musical' and 'The Pirates of Penzance.'
Kevin Vortmann appeared in the Encores! productions of 'Face the Music,' 'Juno,' 'Stairway to Paradise,' 'On the Town' and 'Applause.'
Director/Choreographer Christopher Scott has numerous Off-Broadway directing credits including 'Golf: The Musical,' 'Lorenzo,' 'My Secret Garden,' and 'The Big Bang.'
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