"When I Grow Up," Album Featuring Broadway Kids Singing Adult Tunes, Released July 26

By Adam Hetrick
26 Jul 2013

Emily Rosenfeld
Emily Rosenfeld
Photo by Joseph Marzullo/WENN

Broadway Records releases a live album of When I Grow Up, an evening featuring young performers from Broadway singing material from Next to Normal, Chicago, Into the Woods and Spring Awakening, July 26 in digital format. The event will also return to 54 Below later this month.  

When I Grow Up was presented at 54 Below earlier this summer and returns for a July 29 7 PM encore engagement. The album, "When I Grow Up: Broadway's Next Generation - Live at 54 Below," which was previously recorded, is released digitally July 26 and in stores July 30.

Featured are Caleb McLaughlin (The Lion King), Emily Rosenfeld (Annie), Ethan Haberfield (Mary Poppins), Grace Capeless (A Christmas Story), Isabela Moner (Evita), Kelsey Fowler (Grey Gardens, Sunday in the Park with George, Mary Poppins, Bonnie & Clyde), Matthew Gumley (Mary Poppins, Elf, Addams Family, Beauty and the Beast), Matthew Schechter (Waiting for Godot, Mary Poppins, Elf, Newsies), Neil McCaffrey (Mary Poppins, Billy Elliott), Rozi Baker (Shrek, Mary Poppins, Bonnie & Clyde) and Zoe Considine (A Christmas Story).

The concert was conceived by Van Dean and directed by Kenny Howard with music direction by Michael J. Moritz, Jr. and assistant direction by Yvette Kojic.



The album is produced by Michael J. Moritz, Jr. and executive-produced by Dean and Howard, of The Broadway Consortium, and Ken Mahoney.

The track list follows:

"Song of Purple Summer"
"Show Off"
"Agony"
"You Can't Win"
"When I Drive"
"Mr. Cellophane"
"Summer in Ohio"
"Superboy and the Invisible Girl"
"Grow for Me"
"Getting Married Today"
"Worlds Apart"
"Waiting For Life"
"You Could Drive a Person Crazy"
"Farmer Tan"
"Bring the Future Faster"
"Agony (Reprise)"
"A Way Back to Then"
"Someone to Fall Back On"
"I Believe"
"For Now"
"Outro"

Visit BroadwayRecords.com. For tickets to When I Grow Up visit 54Below.com. There is a $35-$45 cover and a $25 minimum.