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Annastasia Victory

 
Bio:
Annastasia Victory is an internationally-acclaimed pianist, composer, arranger, and conductor, known for her ability to proficiently integrate diverse genres of music. Her work with 3 Mo' Divas, a live PBS special nominated for an NAACP Image Award, earned her the nickname “Diva of the Keys.” ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Annastasia Victory is an internationally-acclaimed pianist, composer, arranger, and conductor, known for her ability to proficiently integrate diverse genres of music. Her work with 3 Mo' Divas, a live PBS special nominated for an NAACP Image Award, earned her the nickname “Diva of the Keys.” ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Music Director

Annastasia Victory Biography

Annastasia Victory is an internationally-acclaimed pianist, composer, arranger, and conductor, known for her ability to proficiently integrate diverse genres of music. Her work with 3 Mo' Divas, a live PBS special nominated for an NAACP Image Award, earned her the nickname “Diva of the Keys.”
She has arranged and recorded with some of the biggest names in the business, including Tony Award Winner Leslie Odom Jr. on both his albums: Simply Christmas and Simply Christmas (Deluxe Edition), as well as collaborating with artists such as Billy Porter, Jake Gyllenhaal, Brooke Shields, Renée Fleming, Tituss Burgess, Zara Larsson, Deborah Cox, Ryan Silverman, Joshua Bell, Brandon Victor Dixon, and many more. She was commissioned by The Canales Project to compose a song for Hillary Clinton as part of the Hear Her Song initiative, a musical celebration of extraordinary women. Currently, she’s the music director, arranger and orchestrator for Tony and Grammy winner Cynthia Erivo’s upcoming PBS taping of “Live from Lincoln Center presents Stars in Concert.”
Previous projects: Broadway revival of Once on This Island (conductor, pianist); Don’t Bother Me, I Can’t Cope at Encores! Off-Center (music director, arranger); The Bubbly Black Girl Sheds Her Chameleon Skin at Encores! Off-Center (music director, conductor, pianist); Little Dancer at Kennedy Center (associate music director, lead piano and accordion); Nice Work If You Can Get It Original Broadway Cast Recording (lead pianist); The Wiz at La Jolla Playhouse (music director, pianist); Little Shop of Horror at Enores! (pianist); Jamboree at Encores! (Hammond organ). Broadway credits include: Motown; Newsies; The Color Purple; Violet; An American In Paris; School of Rock; Big Fish; Jersey Boys; Billy Elliot; Leap of Faith; Nice Work If You Can Get It.
Ms. Victory’s original music compositions, as the front woman of the pop/rock band AñaVaña (signed to Australian Zip Records), have been featured on MTV and ranked amongst the top Billboard Songwriters. She was also a Top 5 Finalist in the Markievicz Gold Medal Composition Competition, an international competition in Ireland for original compositions. She made her Carnegie Hall debut as a virtuoso pianist at just 16 years old, as well as performing as a soloist with the symphonic orchestra at Merkin Hall as a winner of the Kaufman Concerto Competition.
Annastasia’s education includes the Juilliard School of Music, School of Sound and Audio Engineering and Moscow Music Conservatory of Tchaikovsky pre-school. She is also a recording artist with a solo single available for download on iTunes.
Learn more at www.annastasiavictory.com




Annastasia Victory News

First Stats Released For The BroadwayWorld Miami Metro Awards; Seminole's MAMMA MIA!  Photo First Stats Released For The BroadwayWorld Miami Metro Awards; Seminole's MAMMA MIA! Leads Best Musical
by BWW Staff - Nov 21, 2022

The first live standings have been announced for the 2022 BroadwayWorld Miami Metro Awards! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our readers get to vote for their favorites.

LOVE IN HATE NATION Special Edition Cassette to be Released in December Photo LOVE IN HATE NATION Special Edition Cassette to be Released in December
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 17, 2022

GHOSTLIGHT RECORDS and TWO RIVER THEATER have announced the release of Love in Hate Nation – Original Cast Recording in a special cassette edition, scheduled for Friday, December 2.

CARBONELL AWARDS Issue Revised List of Nominations for 2021-2022 Theatre Season Photo CARBONELL AWARDS Issue Revised List of Nominations for 2021-2022 Theatre Season
by Stephi Wild - Oct 11, 2022

After announcing this year’s list of Carbonell Award nominations last Friday, the organization quickly realized that clarifications and additions were necessary. This invariably happens with any complicated, first-time process, so the nonprofit organization ordered a recalculation of the scores in all 20 categories.

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by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 7, 2022

James Monroe Iglehart Will Star as Louis Armstrong in Reading of A WONDERFUL WORLD Photo James Monroe Iglehart Will Star as Louis Armstrong in Reading of A WONDERFUL WORLD
by Stephi Wild - Sep 6, 2022

A private industry reading will be held in New York City of A Wonderful World, a new musical based on the life and songs of jazz legend and American icon Louis Armstrong, starring Tony Award winner James Monroe Iglehart.

Photos: THEATRE FORWARD's 2022 GALA Honors Kenny Leon & Prudential Financial Photo Photos: THEATRE FORWARD's 2022 GALA Honors Kenny Leon & Prudential Financial
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Apr 5, 2022

On Monday, April 4, 2022, Theatre Forward, a non-profit arts organization based in New York City, held its annual gala at the Edison Ballroom, 240 West 47th Street, New York City to honor Tony and Obie Award winning director, Kenny Leon, and global financial services provider, Prudential Financial.

WATCH: LOVE IN HATE NATION Releases Music Video to Celebrate Trans Visibility Day Photo WATCH: LOVE IN HATE NATION Releases Music Video to Celebrate Trans Visibility Day
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 31, 2022

GHOSTLIGHT RECORDS and TWO RIVER THEATER have released the new music video “Masochist” from Love in Hate Nation – Original Cast Recording – with book, music and lyrics by Joe Iconis – to celebrate Trans Visibility Day. 

LOVE IN HATE NATION Original Cast Recording Out Today Photo LOVE IN HATE NATION Original Cast Recording Out Today
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 11, 2022

Love in Hate Nation – Original Cast Recording is available in digital and streaming formats today, Friday, February 11. Love in Hate Nation features book, music and lyrics by Joe Iconis and direction by John Simpkins.

BWW Exclusive: Listen to 'Solitary' From LOVE IN HATE NATION Photo BWW Exclusive: Listen to 'Solitary' From LOVE IN HATE NATION
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 10, 2022

Love in Hate Nation – Original Cast Recording will be released in digital and streaming formats on Friday, February 11. Get a first listen to 'Solitary' from the musical!

Joe Iconis' LOVE IN HATE NATION Cast Recording to Be Released on February 11 Photo Joe Iconis' LOVE IN HATE NATION Cast Recording to Be Released on February 11
by Stephi Wild - Jan 31, 2022

Love in Hate Nation – Original Cast Recording, will be released in digital and streaming formats on Friday, February 11. The album is now available for pre-order.

Annastasia Victory Videos

VIDEO: First Look At Streaming Production Of Ayodele Casel's CHASING MAGIC at The Joy Videoplay
VIDEO: First Look At Streaming Production Of Ayodele Casel's CHASING MAGIC at The Joyce

by Stage Tube - Jan 4, 2022

In lieu of live performances which have been postponed due to COVID-19, The Joyce is offering on-demand streaming of Ayodele Casel: Chasing Magic from Friday, January 7 at 6pm ET through Sunday, January 23 at 11:59pm ET.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At Ayodele Casel: CHASING MAGIC Videoplay
VIDEO: Get A First Look At Ayodele Casel: CHASING MAGIC

by Alan Henry - Apr 9, 2021

Trailblazer Ayodele Casel captures the spark of connection and creation in her latest work, Chasing Magic. Check out a preview of the streaming event below!

Exclusive Photos/Video: Final Preview of A WONDERFUL WORLD; Opening Night Cancelled a Videoplay
Exclusive Photos/Video: Final Preview of A WONDERFUL WORLD; Opening Night Cancelled at the Colony Theatre

by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 14, 2020

A Wonderful World, a new musical based on the life and songs of jazz legend and American icon Louis Armstrong, played its final preview at the Colony Theatre last night, March 13. The show was set to open tonight, but due to concerns regarding COVID-19, the opening performance has been cancelled.

VIDEO: First Look at Clips From Joe Iconis' LOVE IN HATE NATION in All New Trailer Videoplay
VIDEO: First Look at Clips From Joe Iconis' LOVE IN HATE NATION in All New Trailer

by Stage Tube - Nov 21, 2019

Performances began on November 9 for Love in Hate Nation, an original rock romance set in a 1960s Juvie Hall that features book, music and lyrics by Tony Award nominee Joe Iconis, directed by John Simpkins.

VIDEO: Watch the Music Video For 'Oh Well' From Joe Iconis' LOVE IN HATE NATION Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the Music Video For 'Oh Well' From Joe Iconis' LOVE IN HATE NATION

by Stage Tube - Nov 2, 2019

Performances begin on November 9 for Love in Hate Nation, an original rock romance set in a 1960s Juvie Hall that features book, music and lyrics by Tony Award nominee Joe Iconis, directed by John Simpkins. Watch the music video for 'Oh Well'!

VIDEO: Director John Simpkins Talks LOVE IN HATE NATION at Two River Videoplay
VIDEO: Director John Simpkins Talks LOVE IN HATE NATION at Two River

by Stage Tube - Oct 17, 2019

Rehearsals have begun and it feels like sha la la for Love in Hate Nation, an original rock romance set in a 1960s Juvie Hall that features book, music and lyrics by Tony Award nominee Joe Iconis, directed by John Simpkins. Love in Hate Nation has music direction and vocal arrangements by Annastasia Victory, music supervision and orchestrations by Charlie Rosen, and choreography by Mayte Natalio. Performances will begin in Two River's Rechnitz Theater, 21 Bridge Avenue, on Saturday, November 9 and continue through Sunday, December 1. The opening night performance is Friday, November 15 at 8pm. Tickets are available from 732.345.1400 or tworivertheater.org.

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from Savion Glover-Helmed DON'T BOTHER ME, I CAN'T COPE at E Videoplay
BWW TV: Watch Highlights from Savion Glover-Helmed DON'T BOTHER ME, I CAN'T COPE at Encores! Off-Center

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 25, 2018

Encores! Off-Center will close out its 2018 season this week (July 25 - 28) at New York City Center with Don't Bother Me, I Can't Cope, starring Rheaume Crenshaw, Dayna Dantzler, Aisha de Haas, James T. Lane, and Wayne Pretlow. The ensemble includes Alexandria Bradley, Marshall L. Davis Jr., CK Edwards, Jeffry Foote, Shonica Gooden, Nina Hudson, Marla McReynolds, and Amber Barbee Pickens.

BWW TV: Savion Glover & Company Get Ready to Close Out Encores! Off-Center Season wit Videoplay
BWW TV: Savion Glover & Company Get Ready to Close Out Encores! Off-Center Season with DON'T BOTHER ME, I CAN'T COPE

by TV - Press Previews - Jul 17, 2018

Encores! Off-Center will close out its 2018 season at New York City Center with Don't Bother Me, I Can't Cope, starring Rheaume Crenshaw, Dayna Dantzler, Aisha de Haas, James T. Lane, and Wayne Pretlow. The ensemble includes Alexandria Bradley, Marshall L. Davis Jr., CK Edwards, Jeffry Foote, Shonica Gooden, Nina Hudson, Marla McReynolds, and Amber Barbee Pickens.

VIDEO: Watch Nikki M. James & Company Do the Skate in Highlights from Encores! BUBBLY Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Nikki M. James & Company Do the Skate in Highlights from Encores! BUBBLY BLACK GIRL...

by Stage Tube - Jul 26, 2017

Next up at Encores! Off-Center is Kirsten Childs' delightful, provocative, and poignant 2000 musical, The Bubbly Black Girl Sheds Her Chameleon Skin, running July 26-27. Following a young African-American dancer, Viveca, from West Coast suburbia to Broadway, all the while navigating the politics of race and gender in an attempt to uncover her own identity, The Bubbly Black Girl Sheds Her Chameleon Skin is directed by Robert O'Hara with choreography by Byron Easley and music direction by Annastasia Victory.

BWW TV: Nikki M. James & Company Give Sneak Peek of THE BUBBLY BLACK GIRL at Encores! Videoplay
BWW TV: Nikki M. James & Company Give Sneak Peek of THE BUBBLY BLACK GIRL at Encores! Off-Center!

by TV - Press Previews - Jul 19, 2017

Next up at Encores! Off-Center is Kirsten Childs' delightful, provocative, and poignant 2000 musical, The Bubbly Black Girl Sheds Her Chameleon Skin, running July 26-27. Following a young African-American dancer, Viveca, from West Coast suburbia to Broadway, all the while navigating the politics of race and gender in an attempt to uncover her own identity, The Bubbly Black Girl Sheds Her Chameleon Skin is directed by Robert O'Hara with choreography by Byron Easley and music direction by Annastasia Victory.