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Kleinbort: 13 Things About Ed Carpolotti / Fuller

Release Date: 03/17/2017 
Label:  Harbinger   Catalog #: 802  
Composer:  Barry Kleinbort
Performer:  Penny FullerPaula Greenwood
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Barry Kleinbort's one-woman musical starring Penny Fuller was a smash hit at the prestigious 59E59 Theatre in New York City. Now, Kleinbort's humorous and provcative score and Fuller's bravura performance have been captured in their entirety on this remarkable album. The show received rave reviews from the critics: "mr. Kleinbort's music...handily serves the gorgeous twists and turns of his distinguished book and this delectable tale of love, loss and redemption."..."Penny Fuller is a strong actress with a gorgeous singing voice. Whether she is engulfing the audience with her words or belting out a tune...Penny commanded teh stage."..."Kleinbort's music crosses several genres. He has calypso meet rock and roll. His Read more lyrics are chatty and clever, and sometimes quite moving. The songs are so well integrated into the play they seem almost like musical musings." The rave reviews speak for themselves. Harbinger Records is pleased to present this remarkable recording for the first time. Barry Kleinbort is the recipient of the Ed Kleban Award for lyric writing and he is a recipient of two Backstage Bistro Awards, 10 Manhattan Association of Cabarets Awards, two Gilman-Gonzalez Musical Theatre Awards, and many others. Penny Fuller is a two-time Tony Award nominee for Applause and Neil Simon's The Dinner Party. She is a six-time Emmy Award nominee, winning the award for Elephant Man. Kleinbort and Fuller are two tremendous talents have joined for forces for a remarkably moving musical theatre experience. Read less

Works on This Recording

13 Things About Ed Carpolotti by Barry Kleinbort
Performer:  Penny Fuller (Voice), Paula Greenwood (Piano)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: United States 

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