British hit musical SIX, written by Toby Marlow and Lucy Moss, has received another global award nomination, for the 2023 GRAMMY Awards for Best Musical Theatre Album.
Six: Live On Opening Night was recorded live from the smash-hit productions’ Broadway home, the Lena Horne Theatre (formerly Brooks Atkinson), on its opening night, capturing the energy and enthusiasm audiences across the world have been losing their heads over, bringing new life to the hit songs that have been streamed, shared and celebrated across social media and beyond.
Since the album’s release on 6 May 2022, songs from the show have been streamed over 23 million times worldwide, making it one of the most successful recordings in musical theatre history to date. Meanwhile, the original UK Studio Cast Recording achieved gold status in 2021.
Having recently celebrated its first year on Broadway, the New York production received 4 Drama Desk Awards, 3 Outer Critics Circle Awards and 2 coveted Tony Awards, for Best Score (Marlow & Moss) and Best Costume Design of a Musical (Gabriella Slade).
Six: Live On Opening Night is produced by Paul Gatehouse, Toby Marlow and Lucy Moss, Sam Featherstone and Tom Curran.
The musical is produced on Broadway by Kenny Wax, Wendy & Andy Barnes, George Stiles and Kevin McCollum.
The album features original Broadway cast members Adrianna Hicks, Andrea Macasaet, Abbie Mueller, Brittney Mack, Samantha Pauly, Anna Uzele and the incredible alternate cast members performing ‘Heart of Stone’ (Courtney Mack, Mallory Maedke, Keirsten Nicole Hodgens and Nicole Kyoung-Mi Lambert).
SIX is currently live on stage at London’s Vaudeville Theatre, the Lena Horne Theatre in New York, across the UK on its current sell-out tour, on two concurrent North American tours, resumes performances in Australia, opening in Perth next week, with a further production opening in
Amsterdam in September 2023.
The 65th Annual GRAMMY Awards ceremony take place on 5 February 2023.