David Finch, Leenya Rideout and Helen Russell, actors/musicians from Milwaukee Repertory Theater’s current production of Woody Sez; The Life & Music of Woody Guthrie, will perform at Colectivo Prospect this Friday, February 21 from 4-4:30pm! Hear a lively selection of folk music by Woody Guthrie and Pete Seeger in celebration of the play, which runs in the Stackner Cabaret through Sunday, March 9.
About the cast members:
David Finch is an actor/musician based in Brooklyn, New York. He has performed with Alan Cumming, Serj Tankian, Tony Bennett, Amanda Palmer and Dee Snider, among others. His CD The Fiddle Made Me Do It is available on iTunes. For more info, please visit his website at www.dhfinch.com
Leenya Rideout has appeared in Broadway in War Horse, Cyrano de Bergerac and Cabaret. Off-Broadway credits include Yiddle with a Fiddle, The Portable Pioneer and Prairie Show and Cowgirls. Original songs available at www.leenya.com.
Helen Russell was part of Woody Sez’s 2007 debut in Edinburgh, as well as subsequent tours through the U.K, Israel and Europe, the American debut at Lyric Theatre of Oklahoma, Arts Theatre in London’s West End and at American Repertory Theater in Boston. Her debut CD, Holly Days, was released in 2008, and she is at work on a second.
For more info about Woody Sez: The Life & Music of Woody Guthrie, please visit www.MilwaukeeRep.com.