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TALES OF TINSELTOWN All-Star Concept Album; CHARLOTTE SWEET (& LUDLOW LADD too)

To critical acclaim, Jay Records has just issued the concept album of the Paul Katz/Michael Colby musical TALES OF TINSELTOWN.  The cast includes Christina Bianco (Drama Desk Award nominee), Klea Blackhurst (soon to star in the musical version of HAZEL), Nat Chandler (THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL), Jake Epstein (original male lead in Broadway’s BEAUTIFUL), two-time Tony nominee Alison Fraser (ROMANCE, ROMANCE, THE SECRET GARDEN), Richard Kind (Disney’s INSIDE OUT), and Tony Yazbeck (Tony nominee for ON THE TOWN).  Musical director: Michael Lavine.  Orchestrations: Larry Hochman (Tony winner, BOOK OF MORMON).  Produced by the award-winning Jeffrey Lesser, who has produced albums of Barbra Streisand, Lou Reed, Kristin Chenoweth, and the scores of Jason Robert Brown.  Jay Records has also reissued the complete off-Broadway recording of CHARLOTTE SWEET and (as a bonus for the first orders) and private recording of its prequel LUDLOW LADD.  To purchase, go to: http://www.jayrecords.com.  Sample reviews: http://www.talkinbroadway.com/page/sound/may0916.html; http://kurtofgerolstein.blogspot.com/2016/05/bubbles-in-my-bonnet-or-when-musicals.html.  TALES OF TINSELTOWN has just been named by Rob Lester of “Sound Advice” as one of the year’s ten best show albums: http://www.talkinbroadway.com/page/sound/february1717.html