29th Annual ROCKERS ON BROADWAY Honoring Songwriter Diane Warren
ROCKERS ON BROADWAY: SHE ROCKS will be presented by The PATH Fund, Inc on Monday, October 3, 2022 at Le Poisson Rouge.
Rockers on Broadway has long been known for pairing great Broadway performers with great Rock ‘n’ Roll – all for a good cause. This will be their 29th edition.
Some of the greatest Rock ‘n’ Roll of all time were written and produced by women!
Women ROCK because they do! It’s time they got the attention they deserve as the talented pioneers shaping today’s music industry.
Rockers On Broadway: SHE ROCKS, pays tribute to legendary songwriter Diane Warren, and also highlights the many women in rock ‘n’ roll who have managed to cross paths on the Broadway stage.
“We’re thrilled to bring Rockers On Broadway back to live audiences – let’s Rock!” says creator Donnie Kehr, “And we’re thrilled to honor the incomparable Diane Warren,” added Cori Gardner, executive producer of the event.
Already programmed to perform:
Tony nominee Jarrod Spector (Beautiful The Carole King Musical*; The Cher Show, Jersey Boys), Tony nominee Constantine Maroulis (Rock Of Ages*; Jekyll & Hyde; American Idol), Ari Groover (Tina, Head Over Heels, Holler If Ya Hear Me), Tamika Lawrence (Caroline Or Change, Put The Band Back Together, Come From Away), Ryann Redmond (Frozen, Escape To Margaritaville, If/Then, Bring It On The Musical)
Each year, ROCKERS ON BROADWAY honors an industry luminary who has inspired and improved the community. Supporting this recognition of groundbreaking women in music, Rockers On Broadway: SHE ROCKS will honor legendary songwriter Diane Warren with the 2022 Rockers On Broadway Lifetime Achievement Award.
Diane Warren is one of modern music’s most famous songwriters. she wrote nine No. 1 and 32 top 10 hits on the Billboard Hot 100; is tied for writing the most No. 1 songs as a single songwriter in Billboard history and was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2001.
She has received 13 Oscar nominations, is a Grammy winner with 15 nominations, an Emmy winner and a two-time Golden Globe winner whose songs have been featured in over 100 films.
She is the sole owner of her publishing company Realsongs – the most successful female owned and operated business in the music industry. She is also the recipient of a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Last summer, Warren released her debut album Diane Warren: The Cave Sessions Vol (Di-Namic/BMG), which featured guest performances from Jon Batiste, Carlos Santana, Rita Ora, Maren Morris, John Legend and Jimmie Allen. to name a few.
Diane Warren has been selected to receive an Honorary Oscar voted by the Academy’s Board of Governors. She is the first composer to receive an honorary Oscar which will be presented at the 13th Academy Governors Awards in November 2022.
The PATH Fund, Inc. is a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting pre-professional performing arts education with scholarships and program funding. Additionally, we support New York’s thriving Broadway, theater and music communities by working with new performers and aspiring writers to develop talent and new works of theater and music.
PATH stands for Performing Artists That Help! We’re a community of artists, writers, musicians, designers, crew, producers, directors, and fans who come together to promote a good cause, share a common goal, and have a blast doing it. !
Proceeds from ROCKERS ON BROADWAY: SHE ROCKS will benefit the PATH Fund, Inc., BCEFA and their support of the Phyllis Newman Women’s Health Initiative and arts education programs with Broadway Bound Kids and The Felix Organization.