New Writers At 54! In The Light by Michael Mott
August 19 - 20, 2017
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Join us for the world premiere of In The Light: In Concert.
Music & Lyrics by Michael Mott
Book by Nathan Wright and Justin Silvestri
Orchestrations by Kim Scharnberg
Arrangements by Jeff Theiss and Joshua Zecher-Ross
Musical Direction by Joshua Zecher-Ross
Directed by Jeff Whiting
This world premiere concert of Michael Mott’s In The Light features selections from the sweeping, contemporary new musical which captures the tension and passion of the epic Faust legend. Featuring some of Broadway’s best vocalists and musicians, this emotional score comes to life to the general public for the first time.
Mott is best known for his best selling debut album “Where The Sky Ends,” released by Broadway Records. His original musicals include “In The Light” (book by Nathan Wright and Justin Silvestri),” “The Don” (book by Corey Skaggs) and “Lucifer” (co-lyricist, Mike Squillante, book by Corey Skaggs). His follow up studio album is due September 2017.
Leslie Becker (Bonnie & Clyde, Anything Goes, Amazing Grace) as Margaret Wagner
Sierra Boggess (The Little Mermaid, The Phantom of the Opera) as Gretchen Wagner
Jason Gotay (Bring It On: The Musical, Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark) as Valentine Engel
Jeremy Jordan (Newsies, Bonnie & Clyde, Supergirl, Smash) as Johann Faustus
Ryan Silverman (Phantom of the Opera, Side Show) as The Traveler
Teal Wicks (Finding Neverland, Wicked, Jekyll & Hyde) as Ana Faustus