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Readings & Events

 
REVENGE WITH MUSIC

By HOWARD DIETZ & ARTHUR SCHWARTZ
Directed by BEN WEST
Musical Direction by ZAK SANDLER

Starring
Robert Ariza Danny Bolero Tony Chiroldes Xavier Cano Orville Mendoza
Paolo Montalban Doreen Montalvo James Patterson Gerianne Perez Jennifer Sanchez Saundra Santiago
 
The Archival Project
Special Exploratory Reading
December 5, 2014

 
I HAD A BALL

Book by JEROME CHODOROV
Music and Lyrics by STAN FREEMAN & JACK LAWRENCE
Directed by BEN WEST
Musical Direction by FRAN MINARIK

Starring
Natalie Venetia Belcon Scott Richard Foster Steve Luker Robert Mammana Lesli Margherita Liz Pearce Justin Robertson
Danny Rutigliano Bruce Vilanch
 
The Archival Project
Special Exploratory Reading
July 24, 2014

 
PEGGY-ANN

Book by HERBERT FIELDS
Music by RICHARD RODGERS
Lyrics by LORENZ HART
Directed by BEN WEST
Musical Direction by FRAN MINARIK

Starring
Whitney Brandt Krystal Joy Brown Claybourne Elder Rebecca Faulkenberry Nick Gaswirth Capathia Jenkins Leigh Ann Larkin Matthew Patrick Quinn Lance Roberts
Nick Verina Kristen Beth Williams
 
The Archival Project
Special Exploratory Reading
May 22, 2014

 
ARE YOU WITH IT?

Book by GEORGE BALZER & SAM PERRIN
Music by HARRY REVEL
Lyrics by ARNOLD B. HORWITT
Directed by BEN WEST
Musical Direction by BENET BRAUN

Starring
Pilin Anice Jonathan Burke
Ari Butler Autumn Hurlbert
David Josefsberg Matthew LaBanca
Patrick Richwood Kirsten Scott
Kirsten Wyatt Stuart Zagnit

The Archival Project
Special Exploratory Reading
December 12, 2013

 
SAY, DARLING

By RICHARD BISSELL, ABE BURROWS & MARIAN BISSELL
Songs by BETTY COMDEN, ADOLPH GREEN & JULE STYNE
Directed by BEN WEST

Starring
Richard H. Blake Pamela Bob Joe Cassidy Amy Hohn Matthew Saldivar Brian Sears Paul Slade Smith Billie Wildrick Stuart Zagnit

The Archival Project
Special Exploratory Reading
March 21, 2013

 
SOUNDS LIKE LOVE

A New Comedy by ARNOLD B. HORWITT
Songs by ALBERT HAGUE, ARNOLD B. HORWITT & ALLAN SHERMAN
Directed by BEN WEST

Starring
Eric Anderson John Behlman Erin Davie Jack Doyle Claybourne Elder Becky Gulsvig Matt Lutz Christy McIntosh David Perlman Marissa Perry Megan Sikora

The Archival Project
Special Exploratory Reading
December 3, 2012

 
THE FIG LEAVES ARE FALLING

Book and Lyrics by ALLAN SHERMAN
Music by ALBERT HAGUE
Revised and Directed by BEN WEST
Musical Direction by ANDREW GRAHAM

Starring
Pilin Anice Natalie Venetia Belcon
John Bolton Jonathan Burke
Troy Britton Johnson Catherine LeFrere
Christopher Ruth Cortney Wolfson

The Archival Project
Special Exploratory Reading
July 29, 2011

 
ARMS AND THE GIRL

Book by HERBERT AND DOROTHY FIELDS & ROUBEN MAMOULIAN
Music by MORTON GOULD
Lyrics by DOROTHY FIELDS
Directed by NICK CORLEY
Musical Direction by RICK HIP-FLORES

Starring
Traci Bair Don Burroughs Cicily Daniels Christopher Harrod Chris Hoch John Jellison Karen Mason Rebekah Melocik Kevin Vortnmann Tiffany Westlie Laura Woyasz

The Archival Project
Special Exploratory Reading
May 26, 2011

 
BAREFOOT BOY WITH CHEEK

Book by MAX SHULMAN
Music by SIDNEY LIPPMAN
Lyrics by SYLVIA DEE
Directed by BEN WEST
Musical Direction by FRAN MINARIK

Starring
Jenn Colella Randy Donaldson Jenny Fellner Nick Gaswirth Drew Gehling Anne Horak Robert Lenzi Sarah Litzsinger Nora Mae Lyng Rye Mullis Greg Reuter Max von Essen

The Archival Project
Special Exploratory Reading
January 14, 2011