Katie Rose Clarke (former Glinda – Broadway, 1st Nat’l Tour) and Mariand Torres (former s/b Elphaba – 1st Nat’l Tour) will be taking part in BEYOND THE MUSIC readings on September 10-11, 2012. BEYOND THE MUSIC is a new musical with a book by Andy Sandberg and music by Cliff Downs and Katie Kahanovitz.The readings are invitation only.
As per the Broadway World Article, “Beyond the Music follows the journey of Casey, a fast-rising singer/songwriter, as she strives to make her way in the music business. Sacrificing her personal life for her career, Casey is finally making the right connections and paving her way to the top. She is on the verge of her first big break when she discovers it’s not so easy to separate her passion for music from her relationships, and she is betrayed by those she loves.Taking a look at the treacherous waters of the music business and its wide array of extreme personalities, Beyond the Music is a funny, contemporary, and inspiring story about finding oneself and overcoming the odds to achieve a dream.” (Broadway World, link below)