Cagney, the hit musical about James Cagney currently playing at The Westside Theater, Upstairs, celebrated the release of its original New York cast recording with a special live performance and CD signing at Barnes & Noble, Upper East Side, 150 East 86th St. (at Lexington Ave), on Thursday, November 3 at 7PM where audiences were treated to some of the shows tuneful songs.
The event featured the original New York cast, Robert Creighton (The Mystery of Edwin Drood, Anything Goes) as the legendary James Cagney, with Jeremy Benton(Nat’l Tour of Irving Berlin’s White Christmas), Danette Holden (Broadway’s Annie, Shrek the Musical), Josh Walden (Broadway’s Ragtime, La Cage aux Folles, A Chorus Line), Ellen Zolezzi (Seussical), and Bruce Sabath (Broadway’s Company). Jeffry Denman will take over the role of Bob Hope till January while Jeremy Benton is away doing White Christmas.
Music, Lyrics, Arrangements by Christopher McGovern, directed by Bill Castellino.
Photos: Maryann Lopinto