Write Out Loud: From Contest to Concert, Hosted by Taylor Louderman!
September 13, 2021
“WRITE OUT LOUD: From Contest to Concert VOLUME 2.”
We’re back! Hosted by Taylor Louderman (Tony Award® Nominee, Mean Girls), Musical Direction by Benjamin Rauhala (Disney’s Broadway Princess Party) and produced by Hannah Kloepfer with Sarah Glugatch and Josh Collopy.
Write Out Loud is a celebration of new musical theatre writers. The team proudly presents the works of the 2020 winners — “Coffee in the Morning” by Matt Copley; “Samson” by Ethan Carlson; “Sang Along” by Alexander Sage Oyen — and selected finalists Karl Amundson, Damian Barray, Ben Bennett, Natalie Brown, Stephen Coakley, Dominic Gray & Ceola Daly, Dmitry Koltunov, Shelby Olive, Chris Ruetten, Liam Searcy, RJ Christian, and Makinley Smith. As well as a cast of Broadway’s finest.
Major Attaway (Aladdin)
Jessie Hooker-Bailey (Waitress)
Gerard Canonico (Be More Chill)
Arielle Jacobs (Aladdin, In the Heights)
Andrew Kober (She Loves Me, Hair)
Taylor Louderman (Mean Girls)
Carrie St. Louis (Wicked)
Shereen Pimentel (West Side Story)
Presley Ryan (Beetlejuice)
Caesar Samayoa (Come From Away)
Danielle Wade (Mean Girls)
Past Write Out Loud concert performers include:
Tony Award® nominee Taylor Louderman (Mean Girls, Bring It On)
Jason Gotay (Bring It On, Freaky Friday)
Jen Brissman (Goodspeed’s Fiddler on the Roof)
Kasie Gasparini (Mamma Mia!)
Troy Iwata (Be More Chill)
Hannah Kloepfer (Pitch In)
Izzy McCalla (The Prom, Aladdin)
Nicholas Oliveri (Boarding School)
Josh Tolle (Kinky Boots, Heart of Rock & Roll)
Teal Wicks (The Cher Show, Wicked)
Allie Trimm (Bye Bye Birdie)
Jerusha Cavazos (The Prom)
Listen to the 2020 Winning songs here!
“Coffee in the Morning” by Matt Copley performed by Jeremy Jordan (Tony Award® Nominee, Newsies)
“Samson” by Ethan Carlson, performed by Ariana DeBose (Tony Award® Nominee, Summer: The Donna Summer Musical) and Taylor Louderman (Tony Award® Nominee, Mean Girls)
“Sang Along” by Alexander Sage Oyen, performed by Lilli Cooper (Tony Award® Nominee, Tootsie)
Please note that all artists and acts are subject to change at any time.
Proof of COVID-19 vaccination is required to enter the club.
Benjamin Rauhala Music Director