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By Mike Johnson on 2020-06-26 09:29:00

The following press release was issued this morning:

Rockquiem For A Wrestler Streams From The Triad Theater Tomorrow

NEW YORK - June 26, 2020 - - The Triad Theater in New York City will be live streaming an "Elevated Staged Reading," of Actor, Writer, and Director, Philip Paul Kelly's new Rock Musical, "Rockquiem For A Wrestler."  The musical dramatizes the dangerous, absurd, and often tragic lives of wrestlers while giving the audience the experience of being at a Rock Concert.

The cast includes Philip Paul Kelly, Paul Dederick, Mary Hould, Chadwick Sutton, Sarah Butler, and Carlo Rizzo.  Music Director, Benjamin J. Samuelson will lead the band, which includes Bassist, Seth Lisle, and Drummer Peter Lazorcik.

Eddie Star will be singing and playing Rhythm Guitar in the reading, which features nine songs from the musician's catalog, along with songs written by composer Paul Castrataro. The musical has generated a buzz among wrestling fans after a successful first reading in March of 2019 at the Triad Theater.

The reading will begin tomorrow, June 27, 2020, at 2:00 pm EST on The Triad Theater's profile on Twitch.TV.

About the Triad Theater

The Theater was built in 1984 and was the original home of four of the most successful shows in off-Broadway History including, Forbidden Broadway, Forever Plaid, Spamilton, and Celebrity Autobiography. The Triad's proprietors are Peter Martin and Rick Newman (original owner of Catch a Rising Star Comedy Club and Pat Benatar's Manager).

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