Friday, June 6, 2008

Now in stock from PS Classics......

A Catered Affair - 2008 Original Broadway CastA Catered Affair - 2008 Original Broadway Cast

New musical with book by four-time Tony Award-winner Harvey Fierstein and score by John Bucchino. Based on the Gore Vidal movie, A Catered Affair reveals relationships strained to their limits when a couple must decide whether to spend their life savings on a family business or to launch their only daughter's marriage with a lavish catered affair.

Featuring Faith Prince as Aggie Hurley, the mother of the bride, Tom Wopat as Tom the father, Harvey Fierstein as Winston the gay uncle, plus Leslie Kritzer and Matt Cavenaugh as the 'happy couple'.

"An affair to remember - hug it to your heart!" - The New York Post

"The exquisite beauty of the music captivates!" - Variety

Adding Machine - 2008 Off-Broadway CastAdding Machine - 2008 Off-Broadway Cast

New from PS classics, the critically-acclaimed new musical by Joshua Schmidt and Jason Loewith based on Elmer Rice's 1923 play.

Featuring Cyrilla Baer, Joel Hatch, Amy Warren, Daniel Marcus,Niffer Clarke, Roger E. DeWitt, Adinah Alexander, Jeff Still and Joe Farrell

"The best new musical of 2008!" - Time Out New York

"A brilliant musical! Music that gets under you skin and stays there..jet black, uncompromising and remarkable" - New York Times

"A masterpiece of expressionism" - Variety

"As close to ideal as you can get" - The New Yorker

"Provocative, daring and adventurous" - The Associated Press

Kerry Butler - Faith, Trust and Pixie DustKerry Butler - Faith, Trust and Pixie Dust

Faith, Trust And Pixie Dust finds golden-voiced Kerry Butler (star of Broadway's smash hit Xanadu) taking on seventy years of unforgettable Disney material - from wartime standards (When You Wish Upon a Star, Baby Mine) to newer pop songs (When She Loved Me, I'll Try) to rarities (Alan Menken's This Only Happens in the Movies receiving its premiere recording here). With provocative, imaginative and deeply personal arrangements by Broadway's best, including Tony Award-winner Michael Starobin (Assassins, Spelling Bee) and Larry Hochman (Monty Python's Spamalot), the album is produced by esteemed music director Michael Kosarin.

"Ms. Butler is the rare Broadway ingénue who is as funny as she is pretty, and she sings gloriously, too." - The New York Times

Maureen McGovern - A Long And Winding RoadMaureen McGovern - A Long And Winding Road

Maureen McGovern's recording career began in 1972. Over thirty five years later, her latest album revisits the 'Baby Boomer' songs that inspired her beginnings as a folk singer. The album features an eclectic mix of the songwriters comprising what the New York Times called ' the second half of the Great American Songbook.'

Capathia Jenkins and Louis Rosen - One Ounce Of TruthCapathia Jenkins and Louis Rosen - One Ounce Of Truth

One Ounce of Truth combines the sultry and soaring voice of Capathia Jenkins (Martin Short:Fames Becomes Me) with the inspired melodies and arrangements of composer Louis Rosen that mix jazz, blues, soul, classic pop and american roots music. It is a lush and memorable collection based on the vivid words of Grammy-nominated writer and poet, Nikki Giovanni.

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