JENNIFER ROBBINS - Bookwriter
Jennifer is a theatre producer with over twenty five Broadway and Off Broadway credits. This is her first venture as bookwriter of a musical. She co-wrote and produced the film “Hudson River Blues,” and is currently teaching an introductory course in screenwriting at the Sarah Lawrence Writing Institute. She is on the Board of Directors of New York Stage & Film.
MICHAEL BIELLO - Lyrics
DAN MARTIN - Music
Michael Biello (lyricist) and Dan Martin (composer) are award-winning songwriters, life-partners, and longtime collaborators. In addition to MARRY HARRY, Biello and Martin’s newest show in development is IN MY BODY - a concept musical about body image. Other musicals include THE COUSINS GRIMM - produced in Chicago in 2008 following a staged reading at NYMF (Anna Sosenko Trust Award) and a workshop at the O’Neill; and BREATHE -
Trust Award) and a workshop at the O’Neill; and BREATHE - produced in Chicago (1999 After Dark Award) and in many other US cities. Their songs have been performed from PS 122 to Lincoln Center by a wide range of vocalists including Tony Award winner Karen Ziemba, Bessie Award winner Tom Bogdan, and disco diva Karen “Hot Shot” Young. Film/Video projects include “The Dance” (in the permanent collection of MoMA), “Clones in Love” (Best Short, San Francisco LGBT Video Festival), and the anthem for the First Comes Love Project. Members of the BMI Musical Theatre Workshop and the Dramatists Guild. www.biellomartin.com and www.facebook.com/biellomartinstudio
BILL CASTELLINO - Director & Choreographer
Bill Castellino has directed these world premieres: CAGNEY (currently at the Westside Theatre, NYC), SOULMATES, GREAT DIVORCE, GRUMPY OLD MEN, JOLSON AT THE WINTER GARDEN, DR. RADIO, LIZZIE BORDEN, HEARTBEATS, MIKLAT, FISHWRAP, HOUSE DIVIDED, SINGING WEATHERMAN, HAPPY HOLIDAYS, PRESIDENTS, HOW TO BE AN AMERICAN, CRASH CLUB, ANOTHER SUMMER, BREATHE, others.
Also: STORYVILLE, IONESCOPADE, TARZAN, RENT, NIGHTCLUB CANTATA, FAME, JOLSON, CHESS, GYPSY, RAP MASTER, ESTHER, ROCKY HORROR, SPELLING BEE, CAROUSEL, DROOD, GODSPELL, LA CAGE, MUSIC MAN, WEST SIDE, JOSEPH, TOMMY, LITTLE SHOP, BEEHIVE, EVITA, OLIVER, CABARET, ABYSSINIA, LAST FIVE YEARS, SPITFIRE GRILL, SMOKEY JOE, HAIR, MIKLAT, SLAB BOYS, NUNSENSE, others.
Venues: Old Globe, Pasadena Playhouse, Smithsonian, Carnegie Hall, Goodspeed, Cleveland Playhouse, York, Public, WPA, Weston Playhouse, Florida Studio, Florida Stage, Odyssey LA, National and International Tours, etc.
Written: eight musicals, twelve reviews, countless special events. Awards: Jeff, Telly, LA Weekly, Drama-Logue. Nominations: Lortel, Carbonelle, others. Member: SDC, AEA, DG, AFTRA.