Broadway Records will release an original concept album for Platinum Girls—The Musical digitally and in stores February 28. The studio cast is led by Tony Award winners Beth Leavel and Debbie Gravitte, and Tony nominee Brenda Braxton. The recording also features performances from Felicia Boswell, Carla Mongado, and Natalie Weiss.
Written by Andrew Beall, Russell Moss, and Brad Zumwalt, Platinum Girls tells the story of three women who have been best friends since high school. Forty years after winning a songwriting contest, Elaine, Rube Lee, and Doris mount a comeback concert.
The album is produced by Matthais Winter, Beall, and Moss, with Doris Davenport, JStar, and Jim and Pam Hicks serving as executive producers. Alan and Michelle Mahler and Carol Ostrow co-produce.
Beth Leavel will be featured as a special guest performer on Playbill Travel’s Broadway in the Great Northwest, Playbill Travel’s first domestic cruise also featuring Kate Baldwin, Tedd Firth, and Aaron Lazar April 26–May 4, 2020. Cabins are also on sale for Broadway on the Mediterranean (August 31–September 7, 2020), featuring Audra McDonald, Will Swenson, Gavin Creel, Caissie Levy, and Lindsay Mendez, and for Broadway on the Nile (December 27, 2020–January 7, 2021) and Broadway on the Caribbean (February 15–22, 2021), with performers soon to be announced. To book a suite or stateroom, call Playbill Travel at 866-455-6789 or visit PlaybillTravel.com.