3.3: Second ever reading of my musical Misha Loves Ja Ja More Than Cheese with book and lyrics by Jerry Colker, directed by Andy Cadiff at Theatre 40 in Beverly Hills.
Scored this pilot for Frankemel Films. Check it out the nifty animated opening sequence! The song features me on approximately three instruments (including one I don't play...guess which) and several layers of Lizzie choir. Can't wait for you to see the whole thing!
1.25-2.15: Performed in a lab presentation of the new musical August Rush with music and lyrics by Mark Mancina and book and lyrics by Glen Berger. Directed by John Doyle.
7.22-8.25: Played bass for this production of Annie Get Your Gun at the Bay Street Theater in Sag Harbor. Directed by Sarna Lapine and music directed by Andy Einhorn.
4.3: Third ever reading of my musical Hereville with book and lyrics by Robby Sandler, additional book by Jess Kaufman at Playwrights Horizons.
05.21.2020: Digital debut of the first 15 minutes of my musical Sophie Blanchard's High-Flying' Rock'n'Roll Extravaganza directed by Celine Rosenthal as part of the Asolo Rep Ground Floor: New Musicals Series. Check it out below! I also music directed and appeared in two of the other four musicals selected including Johnny & the Devil's Box and Fountain.
10.5: Appeared as Slappy in a reading of Jacey Powers and Ashkon Davaran's wonderful new musical Eighth Grade President.You can tell I liked it because I used an adjective.
10.17-11.24: Wrote and recorded the theme music for Ravenswood Manor: a Camp-Horror-Soap-Opera in 12 Episodes written by Justin Sayre (the rhyming verse at the top of the music is by my frequent collab Robby Sandler) and being performed episodically at the Celebration Theatre. There. Is. Accordion. Also an extended mouth trumpet solo when I ran out of other things to do.
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