Conor Ryan




A special press event was held for a preview of Maltby and Shire’s Closer Than Ever which will be presented at the upcoming Abingdon Theatre gala on October 22 honoring Donna Murphy at the Edison Ballroom and hosted by Randy Rainbow.


Justin Sargent, Bonnie Milligan


Nicholas Belton


Featured talent includes: Conor Ryan (Desperate Measures) singing “What Am I Doin’?”; Bonnie Milligan (Head Over Heels) and Justin Sargent(Jesus Christ Superstar) performing “Fandango” and Nicholas Belton (Carousel) with “If I Sing.”  The event will be directed by Chad Austin (Metropolitan Opera Ballet) and choreographed by Deidre Goodwin (A Chorus Line, Chicago). Kevin David Thomas is Musical Director.


Photos/Interviews/Filming: Sandi Durell