Kinky Boots’ Annaleigh Ashford to Release Single by Will Van Dyke

first_img Kinky Boots In addition to his work on Kinky Boots and Rent, Van Dyke served in the orchestra for The Addams Family, and is the composer of Pages (Cap 21), Winnie the Pooh, Kids, and The Girls I’ve Like Liked. His songs have been performed at venues all over the country including Joe’s Pub and Lincoln Center. He has two albums Chasing The Day and Writing Kevin Taylor. With Matt Doyle, Van Dyke co-wrote and produced his albums Daylight and Constant. Upcoming works include Magnificent Climb (with Rick Elice). Show Closed This production ended its run on April 7, 2019 Annaleigh Ashford View Comments Ashford, currently in Kinky Boots, was recently seen as Betty DiMello on Showtime’s Masters of Sex. The Broadway.com Audience Choice Award winner will return as a series regular in the show’s second season. Ashford’s other stage credits include Rent, Dogfight, Wicked and Legally Blonde. She has a lead role in the upcoming independent feature film Franny, starring Francis Fisher.center_img Related Shows In addition to writing music and lyrics, Van Dyke is featured on piano on the single. The track also features Michael Aarons (guitar), Steve Gilewski (bass), Sammy Merendino (drums), Philip Payton (violin/viola), and Allison Seidner (cello). Derik Lee mixed and mastered the recording. Star Files Broadway’s adorably perky Kinky Boots star and Tony-nominated Annaleigh Ashford has paired with musical director and composer Will Van Dyke to record a single of his song “Another Time.” Set to be released on iTunes and wherever digital music is sold on January 14, the number will be featured in Ashford’s one-woman show Lost in the Stars at 54 Below on February 3.last_img read more

Atletico Sign Felix in World’s Fifth Most Expensive Transfer

first_imgJoao Felix Atletico Madrid have signed Portugal forward Joao Felix for 126m euros (£113m) from Benfica in the fifth most expensive transfer in history.Benfica have confirmed Atletico will pay the fee in instalments, after bidding 6m euros more than the 19-year-old’s 120m euro release clause.Only Neymar, Kylian Mbappe, Philippe Coutinho and Ousmane Dembele have moved for more money. Felix has signed a seven-year deal with Atletico.He made his senior debut in August and scored 15 goals last season as Benfica won the title.Felix is now the second-most expensive teenager following the 180m euros paid to Monaco by Paris St-Germain for France forward Mbappe in 2018.The former Porto youth player made his international debut against Switzerland in the Nations League semi-final in June.He scored a hat-trick against Eintracht Frankfurt in the Europa League in April, becoming the youngest Benfica player and the youngest Portuguese footballer to score three goals in Europe and the youngest player ever to do so in the Europa League.Atletico striker Antoine Griezmann has confirmed he will leave the club this summer, with Barcelona expected to pay his buyout clause of 120m euros.On Wednesday, Atletico also confirmed the signings of two players from Porto.Mexico midfielder Hector Herrera, 29, has signed a three-year deal after moving on a free transfer, while Brazil centre-back Felipe, 30, has joined for 20m euros (£17.9m).The club also confirmed the sale of Spain midfielder Rodri, 23, to Premier League champions Manchester City in a £62.8m deal.Share this:FacebookRedditTwitterPrintPinterestEmailWhatsAppSkypeLinkedInTumblrPocketTelegramlast_img read more