Readings and workshops
Monica Ho, Jimmy Nicholas, Miguel Angel Vasquez, More Set for Industry Reading of food fighters Musical
Joe Barros will direct the musical written by Aaron Morrill.
AR Productions will present an industry read of the new musical Food fighters May 26 at noon at the Jerry Orbach Theater at the Theater Center.
Joe Barro (Gigi, The Evolution of Mann) will lead a cast that includes Monica Ho (The big jump), Jimmy Nicholas (chicago fire), Miguel Angel Vasquez (Ragtime), Daniel Stewart Sherman (Naughty boots), Tamara Torres (Orange is the new black), Darian Peer (HBO Love life), Alli Ryan Motley (Bring it on), John F. Higgins (saved by the bell), Alysha Deslorieux (hamilton), Jill Abramovitz (beetle juice), and Sarah-Anne Martinez (Pretty Little Liars: Original Sin).
Food Fighters, which has a book, music and lyrics by Aaron Morrill, is about a young Asian woman with a start-up food company, a Colombian journalist who works at a health food store, an overbearing mother, a ruthless competitor, a manager store manager, a narcissistic investment banker, a tough-talking but big-hearted Dominican lesbian, and a self-mythologizing CEO.
Participation in the reading is by invitation only.