Quintessence of Dust

A non-profit theatre company


To Be Announced!


Next to Normal
A reading to benefit The JED Foundation
JCC Manhattan          February 1, 2018

Diana - Christiane Noll
Dan - Darius de Haas
Natalie - Krystina Alabado
Gabe - Devin Ilaw
Henry - F. Michael Haynie
Dr. Fine/Dr. Madden - Colin Hanlon

Sing Away The Stigma
A musical benefit for Bring Change 2 Mind
54 Below          May 21 2014
A dozen people of different ages, locations, and backgrounds shared their personal stories of mental illness, which emerging musical theatre writers have turned into songs. Broadway performers will interpret these songs in concert to raise awareness of mental illness, open the conversation, and raise funds for Bring Change 2 Mind, a non-profit working towards erasing the stigma of mental illness.

Broadway Sings for PKD
An annual musical benefit for the PKD Foundation
Metropolitan Room         November 13, 2016
Laurie Beechman             February 16, 2015
Joe's Pub                           August 15, 2014
54 Below                           August 21, 2013
The Duplex                       February 2, 2013
The Duplex                       August 20, 2012

With the prompt "ask big questions", emerging musical theatre writers showcase new songs, interpreted by Broadway performers in the 4th annual Broadway Sings for PKD, raising awareness of Polycystic Kidney Disease and funds for the PKD Foundation.