act as musical director for (and perform 19 classic Negro spirituals in) the first staged reading of a « historically-based drama with music » about Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad, written and directed by Dr. Cynthia Stephens, performed by Shannon Antalan, Chauncey Bellamy, ...read more
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Pianist/musical director for Linda’s Musical Theatre Group for Kids’ (ages 5-12) production of abridged children’s version of the story by L. Frank Baum, incorporating music by Arlen/Harburg (« The Wizard of Oz »), Charlie Smalls (« The Wiz ») and Stephen Schwartz (« Wicked »). Directed by Linda ...read more
Perform the premiere of the youth version (part 1) of San Francisco composer Candace Forest’s California historico-romantic chamber opera, with 4th-grade students of Convent of the Sacred Heart, at the Syufy Theatre (Siboni Arts Center) in Pacific Heights. Directed by Lua Hadar.read more
Musical directed and performed the vaudeville-style variety show presented by Senior Stars 2008: « Old Folks’ Follies, » including arias by Mozart & Lehar; songs by Cole Porter, George Gershwin, Richard Rodgers, Frank Loesser, Stephen Schwartz, George M. Cohan, Peggy Lee; as well ...read more
Provide incidental music–marches, hymns, a square dance, the Hornpipe from Handel’s « Water Music, » and original music by Kim Sherman–for the American Academy of Dramatic Arts’ fall production of a 2-act play. Directed by Janis Powell with musical direction by Jenn Smolos, ...read more
Musical-directed 35 high school students and lead the Wildcat band (consisting of Barry Wiesenfeld-bass, Steve Hodes-drums, Michael Senyszyn-guitar)in The West Milford Players’ spring production of « High School Musical, » directed by Erika Crocco, benefiting the local organizations PRIDE (a developmentally-disabled adults’ program) ...read more
Musical director and pianist for The West Milford Players’ production benefiting The Alexey Fund (for Alexey Smirnoff, a 15-year-old with traumatic brain injury). Directed by Kevin Jakimas & Sharon Murphy; choreographed by Erika Crocco. Presented at the Hillcrest Community Center in West ...read more