Sierra Boggess, Telly Leung and More Will Celebrate Release of New Book "Starry-Eyed: 16 Stories that Steal the Spotlight"

By Andrew Gans
October 31, 2013

Stars from stage and screen will take part in a Nov. 1 event celebrating the release of "Starry-Eyed: 16 Stories that Steal the Spotlight."



Sierra Boggess, Telly Leung, Greta Gerwig, Lynn Cohen and author Maryrose Wood will read from and sign copies of the new book at Barnes & Noble on 82nd Street beginning at 6:30 PM.

"Starry-Eyed: 16 Stories that Steal the Spotlight" is a performing arts anthology edited by author Ted Michael and talent agent Josh Pultz. With an introduction by Clay Aiken, the book features anecdotes from Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Greta Gerwig, Ian Harding, Lea Salonga, Alice Ripley, Andrea McArdle, Montego Glover and more. New York Times bestselling authors Kiersten White, Alex Flinn, Jacqueline West, Aimee Friedman, Claudia Gray and Cynthia Hand also lent their talents to the new tome.

This collection of fictional short stories, according to press notes, "highlight the struggles, hopes, failures, and triumphs of young aspiring singers, dancers, actors, actresses, and performers. Woven throughout the anthology are personal anecdotes from celebrated stars of stage, screen, and television."