Upcoming Cast Recordings

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03 Feb 2016

Upcoming and recent cast album releases (and significant Broadway-related recordings).

Allegiance (Broadway)

  • Digital release: Jan. 30
  • CD release: Feb. 5
  • Label: ATA and Sing Out, Louise! Productions
  • Writer: Music and lyrics by Jay Kuo. Book by Marc Acito, Jay Kuo and Lorenzo Thione
  • Performers: George Takei, Lea Salonga, Teddy Leung and the original Broadway cast.

Grease: Live: Music from the Television Event (Studio album of TV broadcast)

  • Digital release: Jan. 31
  • CD release: March 4
  • DVD release: March 8
  • Label: Paramount/Republic
  • Writer: Music and lyrics by Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey, plus songs by The Bee Gees, Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey, and DNCE.
  • Performers: Julianne Hough, Aaron Tveit, Vanessa Hudgens, Carlos PenaVega, Keke Palmer, Kether Donohue, Jordan Fisher, Andrew Call, David Del Rio, Boyz II Men and others.

A New Brain (Off-Broadway)

  • CD release: Feb. 5.
  • Label: PS Classics.
  • Writers: Music by William Finn.
  • Performers: Jonathan Groff, Dan Fogler, Ana Gasteyer, Aaron Lazar and members of the 2015 Off-Broadway cast.

The Color Purple (Broadway)

  • CD and Digital release: Feb. 19, but pre-orders may arrived sooner.
  • Label: Broadway Records.
  • Writers: Score by Brenda Russell, Allee Willis and Stephen Bray. Book by Marsha Norman.
  • Performers: Cynthia Erivo, Jennifer Hudson and the Broadway revival cast.



Fiddler on the Roof (Broadway)

  • CD and Digital release: March 18.
  • Label: Broadway Records.
  • Writers: Score by Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick. Book by Joseph Stein.
  • Performers: Danny Burstein, Jessica Hecht, Alix Korey, Alexandra Silber and the Broadway revival cast.
  • Will be available at the theatre March 8.

First Daughter Suite (Off-Broadway)

  • Digital Release: Feb. 26
  • CD Release: April 1
  • Label: Ghostlight Records
  • Writer: Music, lyrics and book by Michael John LaChiusa.
  • Performers: Alison Fraser, Rachel Bay Jones, Caissie Levy, Theresa McCarthy, Betsy Morgan, Isabel Santiago, Carly Tamer, Mary Testa and Barbara Walsh.
  • Miscellaneous: Cast album of the Public Theater world premiere production.

 

NO RECORDING ANNOUNCED:

  • Les Misérables
  • On Your Feet!

 

RELEASE DATE TBA:

Lazarus (Off-Broadway)

  • CD and Digital release: TBA.
  • Label: TBA.
  • Writers: Score by David Bowie.
  • Performers: Michael C. Hall and the original cast.

Rothschild & Sons (Off-Broadway)

  • CD and Digital release: March
  • Label: JAY Records.
  • Writers: Music by Jerry Bock, lyrics by Sheldon Harnick.
  • Performers: Robert Cuccioli and members of the 2015 Off-Broadway cast.

Amazing Grace (Broadway)

  • Digital and CD release: Early 2016
  • Label: DMI Soundtracks
  • Writer: Music and lyrics by Christopher Smith. Book by Smith and Arthur Giron.
  • Performers: Josh Young, Tom Hewitt, Erin Mackey, Chuck Cooper, Chris Hoch, Stanley Bahorek, Harriett D. Foy, Laiona Michelle, Rachael Ferrera and Elizabeth Ward Land.

Paint Your Wagon

  • Release: TBA
  • Label: TBA
  • Writers: Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe.
  • Performers: Keith Carradine, Alexandra Socha, Jenni Barber, Robert Creighton, Caleb Damschroder, Justin Guarini, Nathaniel Hackmann, Robyn Hurder, Melissa van der Schyff, Scott Wakefield, William Youmans, Darien Crago, Steve Czarnecki, Nicolas Davila, Casey Garvin, Shonica Gooden, Timothy Hughes, Naomi Kakuk, Justin Keyes, Jenny Laroche, Melissa Hunter McCann, Harris Milgrim, Kevin Munhall, Kristin Piro, Robbie Roby, Jason Simon, Kevin Vortmann, Nicholas Ward and Mikey Winslow.
  • Miscellaneous: Cast album of the 2015 Encores! production.

The Black Monk

  • Release: TBA
  • Writers: music and lyrics by Wendy Kesselman.
  • Performers: Austin Pendleton, Elon Rutberg, Julie Craig and Scott Robertson.
  • Miscellaneous: Based on the 2008 Off-Broadway production, this album was recorded on May 25, 2015.

Back in the Day

  • Release: TBA
  • Writers: music and lyrics by Lance Horne
  • Performers: Cast of the Cape Cod Repertory Theatre production
  • Miscellaneous: This album was recorded Sept. 26, 2009.

People Like Us

  • Release: TBA
  • Label: Jay Records
  • Writers: music by Todd Almond, lyrics by Almond and Gus Kaikkonen.
  • Performers: Matt Bogart and Pamela Bob.


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