28 Nov Creative Consultant for Alex Newell Concert
Jim Cooney was the creative consultant on One Night Only: An Evening with Alex Newell, which took place at Cabaret at Theater Square, home of the Pittsburgh CLO Cabaret. He previously worked with Alex on Oxygen’s Upfronts for The Glee Project. The concert was directed by Jeff Gorti, who will be teaming up again with Jim for another concert in the spring of 2016—details to be announced this winter.
Alex Newell was a runner up on the first season of The Glee Project and is best known for his transgender role of Wade (Unique) Adams on Glee. He is now pursuing a solo music career.