BROADWAY'S FUTURE SONGBOOK Series to Spotlight Songs of Michael Finke at NYPL
Broadway's Future Songbook Series - presented by Arts and Artists of Tomorrow - continues its 26th season on Monday, January 30th in the Bruno Walter Auditorium at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts at Lincoln Center located at 111 Amsterdam Avenue and 65th Street.
Produced, Directed and Hosted by John Znidarsic, the evening spotlights the songs of Michael Finke. Robbie Rozelle will serve as Creative Consultant, and Nils-Petter Ankarblom will serve as Music Director. Show time is 6 PM and admission is FREE.
Performers include: Rachael Duddy, Amanda Savan, Samuel Edgerly, Danielle Eden, Sarah Naughton, JJ Parkey, Laura Galindo, Christina King, Daniel PatRick Smith, ElAnna White, Trey Wolfe, and Matt Wood. With special appearances by Emily Afton (Amelie), Robert Lenzi (Tuck Everlasting), and Vishal Vaidya (Groundhog Day).
Michael Finke is a New York based composer, lyricist, and librettist. He has had songs, concerts, and full productions of his work performed at 54 Below, Joe's Pub, The Laurie Beechman Theater, NYU, the Bowery Poetry Club, Off Broadway at St. Luke's, NYMF, L.A.'s Rockwell: Table & Stage, the Christmas Day telecast on ABC, and many more. He is a member of ASCAP, the Dramatist Guild, and is a winner of the 2015 New Voices Project with Disney Imagineering and New Musicals Inc. He has been a musical director for the Lovewell Institute since 2007, having music directed Lovewell workshops in Ohio, New York, Florida, Kansas, Nevada, Sweden, and Italy.