Close up Broadway: A Party With Amanda Green Set for 10/28 at Kaufman Center
With host Sean Hartley and Music Director Matt Gallagher. So far Tony-nominated composer-lyricist Amanda Green has been represented on Broadway three times with High Fidelity and two of last season's shows, the exuberant Bring it On: The Musical and the pioneering Hands on a Hardbody. She also happens to be the daughter of legendary lyricist Adolph Green and actress Phyllis Newman.
Find out what it's like to be a young composer-lyricist on Broadway today, and how Amanda's generation is changing the musical. She will perform some of her songs and discuss her collaborations with Phish guitarist Trey Anastasio, Pulitzer Prize winners Doug Wright (I Am My Own Wife) and Tom Kitt (Next to Normal). Plus, find out what Amanda is up to next! Featuring Alison Case (Hands on a Hardbody), Van Hughes (American Idiot), Kathleen Monteleone (Hands on a Hardbody), Greg Naughton, Jim Newman (Hands on a Hardbody), Dale Soules (Hands on a Hardbody), Alysha Umphress (On a Clear Day You Can See Forever) and Bill Youmans (Wicked).