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Amanda Green

 
Bio:
Amanda Green is a Tony-nominated lyricist and composer. Broadway: On The Twentieth Century (Additional Lyrics) starring Kristin Chenoweth and Peter Gallagher; Hands On A Hardbody (Lyrics, Co-Composer) working with guitarist Trey Anastasio and Doug Wright (Tony Award Nomination for Best Score, 2 ... (read complete bio)
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Bio:
Amanda Green is a Tony-nominated lyricist and composer. Broadway: On The Twentieth Century (Additional Lyrics) starring Kristin Chenoweth and Peter Gallagher; Hands On A Hardbody (Lyrics, Co-Composer) working with guitarist Trey Anastasio and Doug Wright (Tony Award Nomination for Best Score, 2 ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
New York City Opera Production, 1994
Violet
  [New York]
Reading, 2000
Performer

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, unknown]
Lyrics
 
[Broadway, 2022] [Replacement]
Lyrics[Replacement]
 
[Broadway, 2019]
Additional Material
 
[Broadway, 2015]
Additional Lyrics
 
[New York, 2004]
Lyrics

Writing

Lyricist
Lyricist
Composer
Lyricist

Photos

John Weidman, Amanda Green Photo

John Weidman, Amanda Green

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Date:
07/26/2022
John Weidman, Amanda Green Photo

John Weidman, Amanda Green

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Date:
07/26/2022
Amanda Green, Lowell Ganz, Billy Crystal and Babaloo Mandel Photo

Amanda Green, Lowell Ganz, Billy Crystal and Babaloo Mandel

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Date:
05/17/2022

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
New York City Opera Production, 1994
Violet

  [New York]
Reading, 2000
Performer

Productions

[Off-Broadway, unknown]
Lyrics

[Broadway, 2022] [Replacement]
Lyrics[Replacement]

[Broadway, 2019]
Additional Material

[Broadway, 2015]
Additional Lyrics

[New York, 2004]
Lyrics

Writing
Lyricist
Lyricist
Composer
Lyricist

Amanda Green Biography

Amanda Green is a Tony-nominated lyricist and composer. Broadway: On The Twentieth Century (Additional Lyrics) starring Kristin Chenoweth and Peter Gallagher; Hands On A Hardbody (Lyrics, Co-Composer) working with guitarist Trey Anastasio and Doug Wright (Tony Award Nomination for Best Score, 2 Drama Desk Award Nominations for Music & Lyrics, Outer Critics Circle Nomination for Best Score); Bring It On (Co-Lyricist) working with Lin Manuel Miranda, Tom Kitt, and Jeff Whitty (Tony Award Nomination for Best Musical, Drama Desk Nomination for Lyrics); High Fidelity (Lyrics) working with Tom Kitt and David Lindsay-Abaire. Amanda is the first woman to win the Frederic Loewe Award for Outstanding Composition from the Dramatists Guild. TV: Peter Pan Live (NBC; Additional Lyrics) starring Christopher Walken and Allison Williams; The Kennedy Center Honors 2014 (CBS; Special Lyrics) for the Tom Hanks Tribute; The Wonder Pets (Nick, Jr). Amanda writes songs with and for Trey Anastasio for his bands PHISH and TAB. Also a performer, she and Broadway friends perform her songs at nightclubs and theaters around the city (Birdland, 54 Below, Joe's Pub, Second Stage Theater, etc.) and she is the winner of two MAC Awards. Other awards: Jonathan Larson Award from the American Theater Wing, Abe Olman Award from the Songwriters Hall of Fame. She is an alumna of the BMI Musical Theater Workshop and a graduate of Brown University and the Professional Actors Training Program at Circle in the Square. She is a Council member of the Dramatists Guild.

Amanda Green Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2022 - Outstanding Lyrics
Amanda Green, Mr. Saturday Night
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2022 - Outstanding Lyrics
Amanda Green, Mr. Saturday Night
 
Tony Awards - 2022 - Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre
Amanda GreenMr. Saturday Night
 
Tony Awards - 2022 - Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre
Amanda GreenMr. Saturday Night
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2013 - Outstanding Lyrics
Amanda Green, Hands on a Hardbody
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2013 - Outstanding Lyrics
Amanda Green, Bring It On: The Musical
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2013 - Outstanding Music
Amanda Green, Hands on a Hardbody
 
Tony Awards - 2013 - Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre
Amanda Green, Hands on a Hardbody

Amanda Green News

Jason Gotay, and the World Premiere of GOOD ENEMY Upcoming at the Minetta Lane Theatr Photo Jason Gotay, and the World Premiere of GOOD ENEMY Upcoming at the Minetta Lane Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 17, 2022

Audible Inc. has announced additional live events from Audible Theater at the Minetta Lane Theatre, Audible’s creative home for live performances in New York. For three nights only, from Friday, September 30 through Sunday, October 2, join Jason Gotay as he brings his breathtaking vocals and gift of storytelling to the Minetta Lane Theatre.

VIDEO: Taylor Louderman and Matt Copley Perform Punk Cover of 'You're the One That I  Photo VIDEO: Taylor Louderman and Matt Copley Perform Punk Cover of 'You're the One That I Want' From GREASE
by Stephi Wild - Aug 12, 2022

Taylor Louderman has teamed up with TikTok star Matt Copley for a 'Broadway Does Punk' cover of 'You're The One That I Want' from Grease! Check out the video here

Photos: On the Red Carpet for the 2022 Dramatists Guild Awards Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet for the 2022 Dramatists Guild Awards
by Jennifer Broski - Jul 26, 2022

The Dramatists Guild celebrated their 2022 Awards, honoring winners of the 2021 and 2022 seasons. BroadwayWorld was there for the big night and you can check out photos from the red carpet below!

Sanaz Toossi, Jeanine Tesori, Alice Childress and More To Receive Dramatists Guild Aw Photo Sanaz Toossi, Jeanine Tesori, Alice Childress and More To Receive Dramatists Guild Awards
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 19, 2022

The Dramatists Guild of America has announced further recipients for their 2022 Awards. The Awards for both 2021 and 2022 recipients will be presented at Joe’s Pub on Monday, July 25, 2022.

MR. SATURDAY NIGHT Will Close On Broadway In September Photo MR. SATURDAY NIGHT Will Close On Broadway In September
by Grace Cutler - Jul 17, 2022

The Tony-nominated musical comedy, MR. SATURDAY NIGHT, starring Tony and Emmy Award winner Billy Crystal, will play through its announced on-sale date and will conclude its Broadway run on September 4, 2022.

Listen: Neil Pepe on LITTLE KNOWN FACTS Photo Listen: Neil Pepe on LITTLE KNOWN FACTS
by Little Known Facts w/ Ilana Levine - Jul 5, 2022

Little Known Facts is a weekly podcast hosted by stage and film actress Ilana Levine. Today's episode features Neil Pepe! Pepe talked about his career, including American Buffalo, which is currently running on Broadway. Listen to the full episode here.

VIDEO: Jason Tam & Bonnie Milligan Belt Out the Broadway Bares XXX Opening Number Photo VIDEO: Jason Tam & Bonnie Milligan Belt Out the Broadway Bares XXX Opening Number
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 29, 2022

The Broadway Bares: XXX opening number set the stage with the anthem: 'community, unity and nudity.' With Broadway's Bonnie Milligan and Jason Tam as lead vocalists in bedazzled red outfits, more than 20 alluring dancers brought the XXX factor as they ushered the audience into the worlds of the show. Watch the full number her!

VIDEO: BROADWAY BARES: XXX 30th Anniversary Performance Raises $1,893,715 Photo VIDEO: BROADWAY BARES: XXX 30th Anniversary Performance Raises $1,893,715
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 27, 2022

The 30th anniversary of Broadway Bares filled New York City's Hammerstein Ballroom on June 26, 2022, with an abundance of ‚Äúcommunity, unity and nudity‚ÄĚ as the venerable modern-day burlesque spectacular wrapped up Pride Sunday with a raucous return to in-person performances after a pandemic-induced three-year hiatus. Watch a video of highlights!

Ariana DeBose, Ramin Karimloo & POTUS Cast Members Join Broadway Bares' 30th Annivers Photo Ariana DeBose, Ramin Karimloo & POTUS Cast Members Join Broadway Bares' 30th Anniversary Celebration
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 23, 2022

Fresh off her triumphant turn as host of this year’s Tony Awards, Academy Award winner Ariana DeBose will return to Broadway Bares as a special guest with Ramin Karimloo, Christopher Sieber and, from Broadway’s POTUS, Julianne Hough, Suzy Nakamura and Julie White.

Album Review: MR. SATURDAY NIGHT Original Cast Album Is Classic Musical Comedy Well R Photo Album Review: MR. SATURDAY NIGHT Original Cast Album Is Classic Musical Comedy Well Recorded And Released
by Stephen Mosher - Jun 21, 2022

Craft Recordings/Concord Theatricals has released a well-produced cast recording of the musical comedy that has audiences howling on 41st Street.

Amanda Green Videos

VIDEO: Taylor Louderman and Matt Copley Perform Punk Cover of 'You're the One That I  VideoVIDEO: Taylor Louderman and Matt Copley Perform Punk Cover of 'You're the One That I Want' From GREASE
by Stephi Wild - Aug 12, 2022

Taylor Louderman has teamed up with TikTok star Matt Copley for a 'Broadway Does Punk' cover of 'You're The One That I Want' from Grease! Check out the video here

VIDEO: Jason Tam & Bonnie Milligan Belt Out the Broadway Bares XXX Opening Number VideoVIDEO: Jason Tam & Bonnie Milligan Belt Out the Broadway Bares XXX Opening Number
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 29, 2022

The Broadway Bares: XXX opening number set the stage with the anthem: 'community, unity and nudity.' With Broadway's Bonnie Milligan and Jason Tam as lead vocalists in bedazzled red outfits, more than 20 alluring dancers brought the XXX factor as they ushered the audience into the worlds of the show. Watch the full number her!

VIDEO: The Broadway Boys Join Shoshana Bean For 'Maybe It Starts With Me' From MR. SA VideoVIDEO: The Broadway Boys Join Shoshana Bean For 'Maybe It Starts With Me' From MR. SATURDAY NIGHT
by Michael Major - Jun 7, 2022

The Broadway Boys have shared their latest collaboration, this time joining Shoshana Bean for a remix of 'Maybe It Starts With Me' from Mr. Saturday Night. The video, which features Bean's performance on the TODAY Show, features Brad Greer, Nick Cartell, Jamarice Daughtry, Jesse Nager, and Michael Williams.

Meet the 2022 Tony Nominees: MR. SATURDAY NIGHT's Amanda Green VideoMeet the 2022 Tony Nominees: MR. SATURDAY NIGHT's Amanda Green
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 3, 2022

 The countdown to the Tony Awards continues! On June 12, the brightest stars of the 2021-22 season will shine even brighter as they gather at the iconic Radio City Music Hall to celebrate Broadway's biggest night. Leading up to the 75th Annual Tony Awards, BroadwayWorld is getting up close and personal with the nominees. Today we're studying up on Amanda Green!

VIDEO: Billy Crystal Reveals Why He Prefers Broadway Opening Nights Over Film Premier VideoVIDEO: Billy Crystal Reveals Why He Prefers Broadway Opening Nights Over Film Premieres on LATE NIGHT
by Michael Major - May 24, 2022

Billy Crystal sat down with Seth Meyers to discuss how he had to sit through six hours of makeup every day before shooting the film version of Mr. Saturday Night, how the audiences have been receiving the show, and why he enjoys Broadway opening nights over film premieres.

MR. SATURDAY NIGHT to Release Original Broadway Cast Recording - Get a First Listen H VideoMR. SATURDAY NIGHT to Release Original Broadway Cast Recording - Get a First Listen Here!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 18, 2022

Craft Recordings / Concord Theatricals has announced that Mr. Saturday Night (Original Broadway Cast Recording), starring Billy Crystal, will be released on June 10 on streaming and digital platforms worldwide.

VIDEO: Billy Crystal Discusses Embracing His Age in MR. SATURDAY NIGHT on THE VEIW VideoVIDEO: Billy Crystal Discusses Embracing His Age in MR. SATURDAY NIGHT on THE VEIW
by Michael Major - May 16, 2022

Billy Crystal sat down on The View this morning to discuss his Tony-Nominated performance in Mr. Saturday Night on Broadway. Crystal also discussed the importance of his four grandchildren attending the production's opening night. Watch the new interview now!

VIDEO: Shoshana Bean Performs 'Maybe It Starts With Me' From MR. SATURDAY NIGHT on TO VideoVIDEO: Shoshana Bean Performs 'Maybe It Starts With Me' From MR. SATURDAY NIGHT on TODAY
by Michael Major - May 2, 2022

Shoshana Bean took to the stage on the TODAY Show this morning to perform 'Maybe It Starts With Me' from Mr. Saturday Night as part of TODAY's Best of Broadway Week. The song is from Jason Robert Brown and Amanda Green's new score for Mr. Saturday Night, which features Bill Crystal reprising his role from the original 1992 film.

VIDEO: Watch Highlights of Billy Crystal and More in MR. SATURDAY NIGHT on Broadway VideoVIDEO: Watch Highlights of Billy Crystal and More in MR. SATURDAY NIGHT on Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 28, 2022

The new comedy musical, MR. SATURDAY NIGHT officially opened last night, Wednesday, April 27th and BroadwayWorld has your first look at the cast in action!

VIDEO: Billy Crystal Explains Why He Never Gave Up on His MR. SATURDAY NIGHT Characte VideoVIDEO: Billy Crystal Explains Why He Never Gave Up on His MR. SATURDAY NIGHT Character
by Stephi Wild - Apr 18, 2022

In a segment on CBS Sunday Morning that aired this weekend, Billy Crystal talked about his latest Broadway role in Mr. Saturday Night. Watch as correspondent Tracy Smith sits down with Crystal to discuss his career and the new show.


Amanda Green Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Amanda Green written?
Amanda Green has written 3 shows including High Fidelity (Lyricist), Bring It On: The Musical (Lyricist), Hands on a Hardbody (Lyricist).

What awards has Amanda Green been nominated for?
Outstanding Lyrics (Drama Desk Awards) for Mr. Saturday Night , Outstanding Lyrics (Drama Desk Awards) for Mr. Saturday Night , Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre (Tony Awards) for Mr. Saturday Night , Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre (Tony Awards) for Mr. Saturday Night , Outstanding Lyrics (Drama Desk Awards) for Hands on a Hardbody , Outstanding Lyrics (Drama Desk Awards) for Bring It On: The Musical Outstanding Music (Drama Desk Awards) for Hands on a Hardbody and Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre (Tony Awards) for Hands on a Hardbody .