What’s It All About?


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Music Burt Bacharach
Lyrics Hal David and others
Musical Arrangements Kyle Riabko
Direction Steven Hoggett

2013/14 Season

November 19, 2013—February 2, 2014

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The enduring music of Burt Bacharach is given new life in this energetic evening of musical celebration. Twenty-five-year-old musician and actor Kyle Riabko (Spring Awakening, Hair) performs his unique, soulful arrangements of the Bacharach songbook backed by an eclectic group of young performers.  Steven Hoggett, whose award-winning choreography was featured in such diverse pieces as Once, Peter and the Starcatcher, and Black Watch, returns to NYTW for a third time.  What’s It All About? is a reintroduction to the timeless music of Burt Bacharach through the eyes and ears of a new generation.

Scenic Design Christine Jones and Brett Banakis
Costume Design Andrea Lauer
Lighting Design Japhy Weideman
Sound Design Clive Goodwin
Musical Direction Kyle Riabko
Casting Jim Carnahan, CSA
Stage Manager Lindsey Turteltaub
Conceived by Kyle Riabko and David Lane Seltzer

with Daniel Bailen, Laura Dreyfuss, James Nathan Hopkins, Nathaly Lopez, Kyle Riabko, James Williams and Daniel Woods