Donna Vivino (s/b Elphaba – Broadway; former Elphaba, s/b Elphaba – 1st Ntl. Tour) has been cast in the upcoming Off-Broadway concert engagement of STARS OF DAVID, running November 13 – December 15 at the DR2 Theatre. This is based off of a book by Abigail Pogrebin, and the musical version is conceived by her and Aaron Harnick.
As per the press release, “This production celebrates the identity of some of the most well-known Jewish personalities, including Marilyn and Alan Bergman, Andy Cohen, Gloria Steinem, Kenneth Cole, Fran Drescher, Edgar Bronfman Sr., Aaron Sorkin, Leonard Nimoy, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg, Joan Rivers, Tony Kushner, Mike Wallace and Norman Lear.”
Several writers have contributed to the music of this show, including Marvin Hamlisch, Marilyn and Alan Bergman, Sheldon Harnick, Duncan Sheik and Steven Sater, Jeanine Tesori, Richard Maltby and David Shire, Tom Kitt, Michael Friedman, Amanda Green, Nathan Tysen and Chris Miller, Susan Birkenhead, Gaby Alter and Itamar Moses and Daniel Messé.
Tickets can be purchased through Telecharge, by calling (212) 239-6200, or in person at the DR2 box office in New York City.
More information can be found on www.StarsofDavidSongs.com.